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Too many music festivals

Crowd cheers for performers at Coachella
Harrison Katz December 5, 2016

Music festivals have become weekly occurrences in the Los Angeles area over the past few years and as a result of this influx, all of the lineups are starting to look identical. Economics major Angel Hernandez...

Ways to make life easier at music festivals

The crowd cheers for the band Haim on the first day of the second weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, Calif., on Friday, April 18, 2014. (Jay L. Clendenin/Los Angeles Times/MCT)
Brooke Holland March 30, 2015

If you're planing three days of mischief and musical bliss at a spring music festival, it's important to pack for the main event. We've put together five essential items that will get you through the...

Keeping your make up fresh under harsh music festival conditions

Photo credit: Esmeralda Ramirez
Esmeralda Ramirez March 25, 2015

Here are some tips and tricks for amazing makeup that is long-lasting, even in the mix of the heat and dusty scene of music festivals. With Coachella and Stagecoach right around the corner, many of us...

There’s more to do than listen to music at festivals

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Patrick J. Wilkinson March 27, 2014

Maybe we’ve been doing music festivals all wrong. Yes, we’ve shown up to the shows, enjoyed the music, ate when we had to, and fell asleep when our bodies couldn’t take it any longer, only...

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,...

Upcoming music festivals calendar

Taylor Villescas March 26, 2014

Event:Warped Tour Description:A longtime home for rockaholics in the summer time, Warped Tour hosts every band you loved in high school, and their new emo-pop/rock/hardcore/indie/punk/hip-hop/metal...

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