line-up announced for California's Coachella

The Stone Roses, The xx, Blur, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nick Cave, & many more

published: Fri 25th Jan 2013

The Stone Roses

Friday 12th to Sunday 14th April 2013
Indio, California, USA, USA
$349 (approx £220) for the three days - sold out
daily capacity: 90000
last updated: Wed 3rd Apr 2013

The Stone Roses, Blur, The xx, The Postal Service, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, top the line-up for the three days of Coachella Valley Music Festival, California's twin weekend event.

The Stone Roses
Friday's line-up is topped by The Stone Roses, and Blur with support from Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Modest Mouse, Lou Reed, Jurassic 5, Grinderman, Bassnectar, Dog Blood (Skrillex & Boys Noize), Trent Reznor's How to Destroy Angels , Passion Pit, Tegan & Sara, Band of Horses, Beach House, Metric, Local Natives, Of Monsters and Men, Infected Mushroom, Japandroids, Divine Fits, Stars, Johnny Marr, Luciano, Wolfgang Gartner, Nicky Romero, Modestep, Tommy Trash, Thomas Gold, Shouting Matches, Dillon Francis, Four Tet, Aesop Rock, Alt-J, Jello Biafra And The Quantanamo School of Medicine, TNGHT, Jake Bugg, Earl Sweatshirt, Polica, Sparks, Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra, Purity Ring, Lee Scratch Perry, DaM-FunK, DJ Harvey, Jamie XX, Seth Troxler, Youth Lagoon, Deathfix, C2C, Beardyman, Lord Huron, Palma Violets, 10 Echo, Skinny Lister, The Neighborhood, and Sam XL Pure Filth Sound.

On Saturday The xx, and The Postal Service top a line-up that features Sigur Ros, New Order, Hot Chip, Grizzly Bear, Knife Party, Benny Benassi, Two Door Cinema Club, Moby, Descendents, Yeasayer, Franz Ferdinand, Violent Femmes, Simian Mobile Disco, Spiritualized, Puscifer, Cafe Tacvba, Portugal. The Man, The Make-Up, Bat For Lashes, Richie Hawtin, Major Lazer, Fedde Le Grand, Dropkick Murphys, Foals, Ben Howard, 2 Chainz, Janelle Monae, Danny Brown, Wild Nothing, Booka Shade, Bingo Players, Allen Stone, El-P, The Selecter, Pusha T, Kill The Noise, The Evens, Biffy Clyro, Theophilus London, Baauer, Zane Lowe, Trash Talk, Birdy Nam Nam, Action Bronson, Jason Bentley, The Wombats, Guards, Mona, Savages, Shovels & Rope, Hueratron, Kurt Vile & the Violators, Reignwolf, Cassy, 3Ball MTV, Kids These Days, The 2 Bears, The Couloris, and Vintage Trouble.

Sunday's line-up is topped by Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, also confirmed are Vampire Weekend, Social Distortion, Wu-Tang Clan, Pretty Lights, Eric Prydz, Tame Impala, The Lumineers, Dead Can Dance, La Roux, James Blake, Excision, Grimes, The Gaslight Anthem, The Faint, Hardwell, Paul Oakenfold, Dinosaur Jr, Raider Klan, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, Roni Size, The Airborne Toxic Event, Father John Misty, Tanlines, Rodriguez, Alex Clare, Paul Kalkbrenner, Jessie Ware, Loco Dice, Jamie Jones, The Three o'Clock, Disclosure, Mimosa, Cloud Nothings, Parov Stelar, Julio Bashmore, Thee Oh Sees, Dub FX, Maya Jane Coles, Jeff The Brotherhood, Smith Westerns, Dirtyphonics, Joris Voorn, Hanni El Khatib, Danny Arila, Ghost, DIIV, Little Green Cars, Mord Fustang, James McCartney, Unicorn Kid, Robert DeLong, White Arrows, Deap Vally, Wild Belle, Adrian Lux, Ladies Night.

For the second time next year Coachella will again be held over held over two consecutive weekends, with the line-ups expected to be repeated for each identical three-day span.

The dates for 2013 are confirmed as Friday 12th to Sunday 14th April for weekend one, and again a week later from Friday 19th to Sunday 21st April for weekend two.

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival (aka Coachella) the three-day annual music and arts festival is held at the Empire Polo Fields in Indio, California, in the Inland Empire's Coachella Valley. The event features a wide choice of genres of music including alternative rock, hip hop, and electronic music as well as large scale sculptural art.

Tickets will be priced at $349 (approx £220) for general admission 3 day pass, including parking and camping. General release tickets will go on sale on Tuesday 29th January at 10am Pacific time.

The nearest airport is Palm Springs International Airport, 23 miles away. Car parking at the festival is free.

Friday 12th to Sunday 14th April 2013
Indio, California, USA, USA
$349 (approx £220) for the three days - sold out
daily capacity: 90000
last updated: Wed 3rd Apr 2013


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