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Weekly Picks- Coachella Weekend 2 Edition

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Tandy Lau

April 16, 2018

Thursday, April 19thEarth Day LA9:00 a.m.FreeSpend Earth Day in downtown, as the city celebrates sustainable living by providing seminars on landscaping, electric vehicles, and yoga. Los Angeles residents will have the chance to plant their very own tree in Grand Park.Grand Park, 210 W. Temple Street,...

What are you wearing to Coachella?

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Gisselle Pernett

April 13, 2018

Correction: Rav Bitanga is a UCLA student  Coachella season has finally arrived and that means flower crowns, body glitter and bohemian festival fashion are back. Aside from the lineup, outfits for Coachella are often strategically planned by pulling inspiration from popular Instagram models a...

No-Chella: A Guide to Coachella Artists Performing in Los Angeles

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Tandy Lau

April 11, 2018

Just because you miss Coachella doesn't mean you have to miss your favorite acts perform. Attached with each Coachella is a series of concerts throughout Los Angeles featuring some of the festival's acts. In the next two weeks, these Coachella artists will be performing in Los Angeles:Tyler, the CreatorApril 11th- Sh...

Relive the Coachella moments of Prince’s 2008 performance

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Brooke Holland

April 21, 2016

With weekend two of Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in full-effect in less than 24 hours and the legendary rocker Prince’s death announced today — here’s a throwback of the superstar’s 2008 headlining cover performance of Radiohead’s “Creep.” Prince + Coachella = why isn’t...

H&M releasing a Coachella-inspired clothing line

Chloe Rudningen rests in the shade between shows on the second day of the Coachella Music and Arts Festival in Indio, Calif., on Saturday, April 12, 2014.

Ugochi Obinma

January 29, 2015

Flower crowns, fringe and crop tops will be flooding the racks at H&M; mid-March as they collaborate with Coachella to develop a new spring line. What does this mean for the Swedish retailer? Does that mean expanding their clientele, and reaching a new audience? Does that change the look of H&M;? The fa...

Don’t spend the day waiting for the headliners, give these Coachella openers a listen

Don't spend the day waiting for the headliners, give these Coachella openers a listen

Jake Tully

April 2, 2014

With Coachella upon us, one may have a difficult time parsing out which artists to see earlier in the day while waiting for Outkast, Arcade Fire and Muse. Fear not, for the Sundial has compiled a list of five artists to check out over the three-day festival. The following lower-tier artists are sure to ...

Do’s and don’ts of this summer’s Southern California music festivals

Water is a universally accepted necessity for summer festivals. Here, attendees from last year’s Coachella festival cool off. | Courtesy of MCT

Jake Tully

March 27, 2014

As bragging rights for scoring Coachella tickets are flying around faster than Indio’s tumbleweeds, so begins the preparation period for Southern California’s music festival season. Of course, preparation involves the ritual setlist puzzle-solving to squeeze in as many shows as possible, and figuring out how m...

Coachella and drugs: a true experience

Natalie Rivera

April 24, 2013

The Coachella Music and Arts Festival has reigned supreme over the American music festival scene for more than a decade now. People from all around the world travel vast distances just to burn in the California region of the Colorado Desert. This was the eighth time I had the luxury of attending this...

Coachella 2013 Weekend 2

Karla Henry

April 22, 2013

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Coachella opening weekend 2013

Cynthia Gomez

April 12, 2013

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Tips for Coachella first-timers

Natalie Rivera

April 3, 2013

The 12th Annual Coachella Music and Arts Festival is approaching next weekend — April 12-14 and 19-21 — in Indio, Calif. Many CSUN students will be attending, so here are some important tips of what to expect while at one of the biggest music festivals of the West Coast, for all of you first- time...

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