RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS AND BJORK
TO HEADLINE COACHELLA VALLEY MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL 2007
SET FOR FRIDAY, APRIL 27, SATURDAY, APRIL 28 AND SUNDAY, APRIL 29;
TICKETS ON SALE SATURDAY, JANUARY 27
Rage Against The Machine, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Bjork are confirmed as the headliners for the 2007 COACHELLA VALLEY MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL. Set for Friday, April 27, Saturday, April 28 and Sunday, April 29, COACHELLA will again take place at the breathtakingly beautiful and peaceful Empire Polo Field in Indio, CA.
Arcade Fire :: Coachella 2005 by D. Vann
For the first time in its eighth outing, COACHELLA expands to three days, giving concert-goers an additional day of music to experience the eclectic mix of acts for which the festival has become known.
The preliminary line-up (as of January 22) is as follows, with the list growing in the months leading up to the festival. Exact dates and times for the acts will also be confirmed at a later date. Thus far the list of artists includes:
The Arcade Fire
The Good, The Bad and The Queen
Paul Van Dyk
Stephen Marley feat Jr. Gong
Kings of Leon
Kokono No. 1
The Black Keys
Explosions in the Sky
Felix Da Housecat
Fountains of Wayne
Roky Erickson and the Explosives
Tilly and the Wall
Peter, Bjorn & John
Comedians of Comedy
We Are Scientists
Cansei de Ser Sexy
Tapes 'n Tapes
Tokyo Police Club
Rodrigo Y Gabriela
Fair to Midland
Tickets for the festival will go on sale Saturday, January 27 at 10:00 a.m. (PT) via TicketMaster charge-by-phone lines at (213) 480-3232 and at all TicketMaster retail ticket centers or online at www.ticketmaster.com. General admission tickets are priced at $249.00 for a three-day pass and there will be a very limited amount of single day tickets available for $85.00, plus applicable service charges and a $1 donation per day for charity. In the COACHELLA festival tradition, there is free parking and the doors to the venue will open at 11:00 a.m. everyday. Parking lots and the box office open at 9:00 a.m.
In addition, camping passes will go sale at the same time and are available for anyone 18 and over. The cost is $45 for a four-night stay. Camping opens Thursday, April 26 at 5:00 p.m. and ends Monday, April 30 at 10:00 a.m. The campground facilities include a general store, food court, restrooms, showers and shade areas. The COACHELLA campground is conveniently located adjacent to the festival grounds and campers may park in a special camping parking lot next to the campground. Parking is included with the price of each camping ticket.
For information about nearby hotels, camping facilities, restaurants and more, check out www.coachella.com.