Desert Trip To Feature The Who, Bob Dylan, Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Neil Young & Roger Waters
The reports and rumors are true. The Who, Bob Dylan, The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Neil Young and Roger Waters will each perform full shows at the Desert Trip festival which will be held October 7 – 9 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, California. Two acts will play each nights starting after sunset at the home of the Coachella festival.
The three night concert kicks off Friday, October 7 with The Rolling Stones and Bob Dylan and His Band, followed on Saturday, October 8 by Paul McCartney and Neil Young + Promise of the Real, with the weekend coming to a close on Sunday, October 9 with Roger Waters and The Who. Reserved seats and general admission passes go on sale Monday, May 9 at 10 a.m. PT via DesertTrip.com. Three-day GA passes run $399, reserved floor tickets will be available for $699, $999 and $1,599, reserved grandstand tickets are priced at $999 and $1,599 while standing pit passes run $1,599. Single-day ducats will be available and cost $199. Hotel packages, premium seating, RV and tent camping are also available.
The six Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame inductees have never shared the same bill together and it also marks the first time Dylan and McCartney are in the same lineup. Desert Trip also is the first confirmed full show from Roger Waters since the end of his record-breaking The Wall World Tour. The event is being produced by Coachella organizers Goldenvoice/AEG Live. In addition to the music, Desert Trip will feature an all-star lineup of world renowned chefs from 40 of the best restaurants in the country.