The Coachella 2011 lineup announcement happened today, and it turns out the the Coachella headliners are Kings of Leon, Arcade Fire, Kanye West and The Strokes. The big Coachella reunion band is ... Death From Above 1979?
Other interesting names include The Chemical Brothers, Animal Collestive, PJ Harvey, The National, Broken Social Scene, Lauryn Hill (!), and more. Check out the Coachella Festival Guide for a complete lineup.
Three-day passes and camping will go on sale on Friday, Jan. at 10:00 a.m. PST at a price of $269.00 each.
There had been a lot of Coachella rumors about when the line up would be announced, including yesterdays rumor that KROQ would make the announcement at 5 p.m.
The Coachella dates for 2011 are April 15 - 17, first announced by the L.A. Times' Pop and Hiss Blog. The Coachella Festival web site later confirmed this as well.Check out the Spacelab Festival Guide for more information on the Coachella Festival line up, tickets, and other details.
Check out video coverage from last year's Coachella Festival.
Coachella has emerged to be the coolest of summer music festivals in the U.S. Picking up where Lollapalooza left off, Coachella has become the stamp of approval that lets people know that any band that plays there is very talented and worthy of your attention. It's located in sunny Indio California, so how can it be bad?