The Coachella Festival is an annual three-day music and arts festival, held mid-April at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. (the city of Indio is a part of the California Desert), with daytime temperatures frequently rising to over 110 °F (43 °C).
The event features many genres of music, including rock, indie, hip hop and electronic music as well as large sculptural art. The event has several stages/tents set-up throughout the grounds, each playing live music continuously.
Coachella 2012 tickets went on sale and were sold out within 3 hours only!
Cathy Perry & Florence Welch
The festival is renowned for its cutting edge lineup, showcasing many of the top and up-and-coming acts in music as well as reunions.
Notable performers include Paul McCartney, Prince, Radiohead, Eminem, 50 Cent, Dr. Dre, Oasis, Daft Punk, Roger Waters, Madonna, The Cure, Kanye West, At the Drive-In, The Black Keys, Rage Against The Machine, Serj Tankian, Gorillaz, Bjork, Nine Inch Nails, The Strokes, The Chemical Brothers, Pavement, The White Stripes, Jay-Z, The Prodigy, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Beastie Boys (as well as a reunited Iggy Pop and The Stooges), Nine Inch Nails, Coldplay, Depeche Mode, Tool, Daft Punk,Madonna, Massive Attack, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg.
What?!… It cannot be me as I was in Shanghai!
Kelly Osbourne, Beyonce & Paris
Kate Bosworth even with zero make-up is pure beauty.
oh and my son Ben with Friends: Lorenzo (left) and the world champion skydiver Roberta Mancino!