Tag: Coachella

Festival Insights NEWS: Connecting Coachella | Festival Insights

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Festival Insights NEWS: Coachella teams up with Festicket to target international fans

Photo credit: Boga Rin UK: Festicket is teaming up with Coachella as the Californian festival’s exclusive UK & European ticket partner. Alongside promoting a wide range of ticket options, Festicket will provide extra local booking services and support across eight languages and a multitude of currencies. Coachella tickets went on advance sale on June 14, […]

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NME Festival blog: This year’s Coachella is reportedly being linked to a spike in herpes cases

There’s been a 2,083% increase in cases since the festival’s first weekend. This year’s Coachella festival is being linked to a spike in herpes cases in southern California, it is being reported. According to HerpAlert, an ATD diagnosis app, there’s been a 2,083% increase in reported herpes cases in Indio, California and the surrounding area since […]

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NME Festival blog: Ariana Grande defends Justin Bieber over criticisms of Coachella cameo

A US news presenter was left unimpressed by the surprise collaboration Ariana Grande has defended Justin Bieber after he hit out at a critic’s response to his recent Coachella cameo. The Candian pop star, who is currently taking a hiatus from music, made a one-off appearance during Grande’s headline set at Coachella on Sunday night […]

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NME Festival blog: Ariana Grande pelted with lemon at Coachella Festival 2019 – due to Beyonce’s pay?

A bitter twist… Ariana Grande‘s Coachella performance hit a sour note on Sunday after she was pelted with a lemon. The pop icon was hit with the fruit as she performed a medley of ‘Right There’ and ‘Break Your Heart Right Back’ on the second weekend of the California festival. Footage posted on Twitter shows […]

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NME Festival blog: Justin Bieber breaks hiatus by joining Ariana Grande on stage at Coachella – watch

And he teased his new album…. Justin Bieber performed with Ariana Grande during her final headline Coachella set on Sunday (April 21) for his first public stage appearance in two years. Despite saying there would be no guests joining her for her closing show, Grande surprised fans by duetting with Bieber for his 2015 hit, […]

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NME Festival blog: What went down at Kanye West’s Coachella Sunday Service

The rapper brought his gospel session to the Californian festival After spending most Sundays of 2019 reworking old material and trying out new cuts with a gospel choir in California, Kanye West brought his Sunday Service to Coachella today (April 21). Festival-goers gathered at 9am PST for the session, which fell on Easter Sunday, ahead […]

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NME Festival blog: Watch Kanye West debut new song ‘Water’ at Coachella Sunday Service

The rapper aired the new track between a series of covers and reworked versions of his own tracks Kanye West debuted a new song during his Sunday Service live session at Coachella 2019. The rapper was joined by a gospel choir, live band, and several special guests as he brought the series to the Californian […]

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NME Festival blog: Watch A$AP Rocky join Tame Impala at Coachella 2019

The Aussie band had a special guest for their headline set at weekend two Tame Impala were joined by A$AP Rocky as they headlined the second weekend of Coachella 2019. The Australian band topped the bill at the Californian festival on day two of the second edition of the year, following performances from the likes […]

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NME Festival blog: The 1975’s Matty Healy makes Coachella interviewer feel silly following awkward question

“What’s your favourite essential oil?” A video has emerged that sees The 1975‘s Matty Healy make one interviewer feel silly during a backstage chat at this year’s Coachella. Talking to Alyssa Rose of US radio station ALT 949, The 1975 frontman was asked a question many on social media have mocked, labelling it as non-credible journalism, […]

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