Coachella Boasts Impressive Lineup for 2016
The Coachella Music Festival is an annual event that takes place in Indio, California at a 78 acre polo club. The event started in 1999 and has become an appealing spectacle for fans of all genres of music. People from all over the country make the trip to California to spend the weekend partying and dancing with some of their favorite bands. The festival features many popular artists that perform on different stages throughout the park from Friday to Sunday on two different weekends a year.
In 2015, the headliners for the festival were AC/DC, Jack White, Drake with Madonna, The Weeknd, and Tame Impala. These were only a few of the big names that performed, and every year an impressive new lineup is announced. General admission for the 2015 festival sold out in less than twenty minutes and over 198,000 tickets were sold. In total, Coachella grossed $84, 264, 264 in ticket sales. Coachella has become the most popular music festival in America and something that people will remember for their lifetime. Coachella truly has something for everyone. Visual art, interactive art, and other type of artistic pieces can be seen all around the festival for people to enjoy while listening to their favorite band.
This year, the lineup features several older and modern artists. Guns N’ Roses is reuniting with some of its original members, and they will be headlining on the main stage. Other big names like infamous rapper Ice Cube, pop singer Ellie Goulding, and the electronic-themed duo Disclosure will grace the stages.
There are two weekends of Coachella; check our the full lineup during each day so you don’t miss your favorite artist:
Friday April 15 and Friday April 22, 2016
2ManyDjs: Electronic A$AP Rocky: Hip Hop Borns: Indie Pop Black Coffee: DJ Bob
Moses: Jazz Carla Morrison: Indie Pop Christine and the Queens: Singer/Songwriter
Despacio: Electronic DJ EZ: DJ DJ Mustard: DJ Ellie Goulding: Singer/Indie Pop Foals:
Indie Rock Frances: Indie Rock G-Eazy: Hip Hop George Fitzgerald: Electronic
GoldRoom: Electro-pop Haelos: Indie Rock Health: Noise Rock IBEYI: Soul/R&B Jack U:
EDM/Trap Joey Bada$$: Hip Hop Lapsley: Electronic/Singer LCD Soundsystem:
Dance/Punk Rock Lemaitre: Indie Electronic Lido: Electronica/trip-hop Lord Huron: Indie Folk
Louis The Child: Beats M83: Electronic Marco Carola: DJ Masha: Singer Mavis
Staples: R&B Mbongwana Star: Congo Band Miami Horror: DJ Nic Fanciulli: Electronic
Nicole Moudaber: DJ Nina Las Vegas: DJ Of Monsters and Men: Indie folk-pop Parov
Stelar: DJ Purity Ring: Electronic Duo Rae Sremmurd: Hip Hop Robert Delong: House Sam
Feldt: DJ Sasha: Pop Savages: UK Rock Band SG Lewis: DJ Sheer Mag: Rock
Skepta: Grime/Hip Hop Skin: UK Hard Rock Band Snakehips: Electronic/R&B St. German:
House/Jazz Sufjan Stevens: Indie folk singer The Front Bottoms: Indie Rock The Kills: Indie
Rock The Last Shadow Puppets: Baroque pop Underworld: Progressive House Volbeat:
Danish Heavy Metal Years & Years: Indie Pop