Britpop heritage goes international : The Stone Roses, Blur and many others for Coachella
Blur, The Stone Roses, Phoenix & Red Hot Chili Peppers To Headline Coachella
Blur, The Stone Roses, Phoenix and the Red Hot Chili Peppers will headline this year’s (13) Coachella festival in California.
British bands Blur and The Stone RosesÂ will co-headline the Friday nights of the two-weekend event in Indio, while Phoenix will close out the Saturdays and the Red Hot Chili Peppers will shut down the festivities on the Sunday nights.
New Order, Johnny Marr and Omd will add to the British blast-from-the-past feel of Coachella 2013, while Nick CaveÂ will perform with both The Bad Seeds and Grinderman.
Guitarist Marr was rumoured to be part of a Smiths reunion at Coachella, but he’ll be performing solo.
Also on the bill: rappers Wu-Tang Clan, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, the reunited Postal Service, Passion Pit, The xx, Sigur Ros, Vampire Weekend, Lou Reed, Modest Mouse, Moby, Janelle Monae, Beach House, Bat For Lashes, Spiritualized Franz FerdinandÂ and 2012 Mercury Music Prize winners Alt-J.