• Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival @ Empire Polo Field, Indio, California…

    Mai 1 2008, 20h42 por Psicosis

    Horse shit. If there was any one smell that could describe the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, it would be horse shit. As soon as you parked your car the stench hit you and it followed you along until you got to the gates. Once you had security pat you up and down and you had your ticket scanned, the smell faded away; only because your other senses lit up.

    Swarms of people rushing past the palm trees onto the lush green fields of the Empire Polo Field occupy your eyes while a feast of various noises travel through your ears. It’s easy to say that Coachella is just another music festival, one of many taking place over the upcoming American summer. But Coachella has something unique, beyond the diverse number of musicians featured on the weekend’s bill and the unique art works displayed around the grounds. It’s the Coachella experience – and it’s something that can’t be transported outside of Indio.

    It starts out with the drive. …