Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Phoenix and MGMT lead Goldenvoice's new aught-friendly competition in Long Beach
Is Goldenvoice's new Just Like Heaven fest your 2007 iTunes "playlist come to life" or merely a repeat of all of the bands you had been in a position to catch at 2013 Coachella if you obtained sick of hanging with your folks within the Sahara tent?
For Consequence of Sound founder Alex Young, the brand new Long Beach, Calif. competition is his pre-Barack Obama mp3 playlist, writing the MGMT, Beach House and Miike Snow led competition was a "who’s who of indie rock royalty from the early aughts." It was the late 2000s and torrent sharing and pirating websites like MegaUpload had been altering the methods followers heard music and consumed music, paying a lot much less and getting far more.
Fast ahead to 2013 and bands like Phoenix, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Passion Pit and Grizzly Bear had been performing and headlining Coachella. Somehow Goldenvoice's Paul Billings and his crew have been in a position to put that 12 months's power in a bottle for the one-day competition at Queen Mary Park, Saturday May four. Last 12 months Goldenvoice signed a reserving deal with the well-known cruiseliner's new homeowners Urban Commons to convey occasions to the location, launching festivals just like the Erykah Badu and the Roots' Smoking Grooves competition and Summertime within the LBC with Snoop Dogg and Ice Cube.
Just Like Heaven is the most recent competition model coming to the quick rising metropolis of half-a-million in south Los Angeles County and the primary indie and various competition on the park. We checked and 20 out of the 23 artists taking part in Just Like Heaven lineup has performed Coachella together with fellow class of 2013 artists The Faint together with STRFKR (2014), She Wants Revenge (2006 & 2011), Peter Bjorn and John (2007 & 2009), Tokyo Police Club (2007 & 2010), Breakbot (2012 & 2017), Neon Indian (2012) and Ra Ra Riot.
An entire itemizing of bands will be discovered beneath. Tickets go on sale Friday, Feb. eight at 10:00 a.m Pacific time. Prices begin at $99.00 for GA and $225 for VIP. Learn extra at JustLikeHeavenFest.com.