Coachella showcases popular and established musical artists, as well as emerging artists and reunited groups. Coachella is one of the largest, most famous, and most profitable music festivals in the United States and all over the world. Each Coachella staged from 2013 to 2015 set new records for festival attendance and gross revenues. The 2017 festival was attended by 250,000 people and grossed $114.6 million. The success of Coachella led to Goldenvoice establishing two additional music festivals at the site, Stagecoach and Desert Trip.
Dates: Apr 12 – Apr 14, Apr 19 – Apr 21
Years active: 1999 – Present
Lineup: Blur, The Stone Roses, Phoenix, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Shouting Matches, Dillon Francis, Four Tet, Aesop Rock, Alt-J, Jello Biafra and the Guantanamo School of Medicine
Genres: Rock music, Independent music, Hip hop music, Electronic dance music