Coachella

Culture

Kanye West’s Quest to Become God

The rapper went from courting controversy to leading a quasi-Christian church. But whose soul is he trying to save?
Naima Cochrane
5.1.19
we saw this

Kanye West's Sunday Service Is Not a Redemption Story

What happened at the religious spectacle Kanye staged on the last morning of Coachella.
Paul Thompson
4.23.19
Noisey News

Beyoncé Dropped a Live Album with Her Beychella Documentary

The release of 'Homecoming' on Netflix also included a surprise 40-track recording from her 2018 Coachella performance.
Alex Zaragoza
4.18.19
we saw this

Coachella Is Easy to Hate, But These Photos Prove It's Still Fun as Hell

A giant astronaut, J. Balvin covering "Gasolina," and everything else we saw at the first weekend of Coachella 2019.
Dessie Jackson
4.16.19
Important Questions Raised By...

The Hidden Art of Ordering the Names on a Festival Line-up

We speak to festival bookers and managers about why, in lineup release season, font size really does matter.
Danny Wright
2.12.19
Coachella

Kanye's Not Playing Coachella Because They Wouldn't Build Him a Big Dome

Kanye originally had Ariana Grande's headlining spot but pulled out over something very, very dumb.
Shaad D’Souza
1.14.19
Noisey News

Hey Coachella, Uh, Who Is Gucci Gang?

Gucci Mane appeared to be billed as Gucci Gang when the festival revealed their lineup last night. What's the joke?
Kristin Corry
1.7.19
Music

We Reviewed Every Band Playing Coachella 2019

You all are probably tired of us doing this every year but we don’t care tbh.
Noisey Staff
1.4.19
Music

The Coachella 2019 Lineup Is Here, Baby!

Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino, Tame Impala, and more are slated for the mega-fest's 20th edition.
1.3.19
Noisey

Beyoncé's Coachella Performance Has an Incredibly Sweet Origin Story

The singer opened up about her legendary Coachella performance and OTR II in a personal essay for the September Issue of 'Vogue.'
Kristin Corry
8.7.18
Social Media

Everyone Wants to Party with Roy Purdy, a Meme Come to Life

He's in the process of building a career being seemingly the most likable person on the internet.
Alex Norcia
5.3.18
coachella 2018

Lord Grant Me the Serenity of Fans Who Waited 12 Hours for Beyoncé

On Coachella's second weekend, we spoke to members of the Beyhive from around the world about enduring hours of sun and strife for Bey's headlining glory.
Andrea Domanick
4.25.18
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