Organisers claimed the audience wouldn't understand the British star
As iconic as Kate Bush is, it seems American festival Coachella refused the opportunity for the songstress to perform at the event, claiming festival goers "wouldn’t understand her". The British songwriter, singer and music producer had just come out of a live performing hiatus but even that couldn’t convince music organisers to grab her up.
Kate Bush won't be playing Coachella any time soon
Despite the fact, Bush is so revered and numerous artists have cited her as an influence on their work, the New Yorker reported that Marc Geiger, head of music at the William Morris Endeavour Agency, said the Coachella CEO refused to have any of it.
Continue reading: Coachella Refused The Chance To Have Kate Bush Perform At The Festival
The Weeknd closed Saturday night’s festivities, following Jack White’s headlining set.
Kanye West made a surprise appearance during The Weeknd’s Saturday night set at Coachella, helping singer Abel Tesfaye cover the rapper’s hit ‘Heartless’. The festival, which is known for always coming through with surprise performances, ends its two weekend run this Sunday with Drake closing the festivities with a headlining set.
Kanye gave the Coachella crowd a treat on Saturday night when he performed with The Weeknd.
West had been rumoured to be making a surprise appearance during Drake’s set, but it appears the Yezzus rapper just couldn’t wait to surprise the Coachella crowd. Joining Tesfaye as he delivered a cappella cover of the rapper’s hit, West then launched into his own four song set.
Continue reading: Kanye West Surprises Coachella And Crashes The Weeknd's Saturday Set
Reality star sisters Kylie Jenner and Kendall Jenner were spotted dancing with their model friend Hailey Baldwin at Coachella 2015 in Indio, California. Kylie made sure she stood out with her turquoise hair, matching white shorts and top, and sleeveless long white jacket, while sister Kendall wore a bikini top, brown vest and knee length denim shorts. Hailey looked super casual with her hair tied back and wearing knee high boots with a red vest top and denim shorts.
Victoria's Secret model Alessandra Ambrosio was spotted arm in arm with four of her model friends at the first weekend of Coachella festival in Indio, California on Sunday, April 12th 2015. The group were laughing and chatting as they walked across the field at the Empire Polo Club, their long legs perfectly in step.
'Modern Family' star Sarah Hyland perfected the hippy look at the first weekend of Coachella 2015. Chatting to a friend while Hozier performed his song 'Arsonist's Lullabye' in the background, Sarah wore a bright, patterned playsuit complete with sunglasses, several bangles and a wreath of flowers around her head. The festival takes place at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California; the second weekend will take place from April 17th to 19th.
'L.A. Love (La La)' singer Fergie was spotted looking like she was thoroughly enjoying herself at the first weekend of Coachella in Indio, California. She stops to take several selfies with fans who swamp her as she makes her way through the Empire Polo Club field, and on being asked if she's going to stick around for AC/DC's set, flashes devil horns with her fingers and appears to agree.
Kendall and her famous friends have hit the annual music festival, but Tyler The Creator doesn't appear to be a fan.
Kendall Jenner is living the dream of many a 19 year old by spending the weekend partying at the Coachella festival, surrounded by friends including Hailey Baldwin and Justin Bieber. But while Kendall and her friends seemed to be having the time of her life at the desert festival, the reality star later incurred the wrath of rapper Tyler The Creator, who called her out in a foul mouth rant during his set.
Kendall has been partying at Coachella this weekend.
Performing on day two of the festival’s first weekend Tyler interrupted his set to address the V.IP. section of the audience telling them, “Y'all the n---as that got money and paid extra. F--k all y'all, y'all boring.”
The 'Twilight' actor was spotted in the audience with friend Katy Perry.
Robert Pattinson headed to the desert on Saturday night, to support his rumoured fiancée FKA Twigs as she made her Coachella debut. The Twilight star was spotted in the audience enjoying his girlfriend’s set along with friends including singer Katy Perry.
FKA Twigs has been dating the Twilight actor since last summer.
Although he tried to blend in with the crowd, fans and media in attendance couldn’t help but spot Robert proudly watching his girlfriend on Saturday evening. The Twilight star was dressed down for the occasion, wearing one of his trademark beanie hats with a light grey t-shirt and blue jeans.
Coachella 2015 brings some fantastic artists - new and old - to Indio, California.
It's that time of year again as the full line-up announcement for Coachella 2015 arrives following some spectacular headliners: AC/DC, Jack White and Drake will all top the bills at the two-weekend event in April.
Well known for its diverse collection of rock, pop, electronic, hip hop and indie artists from around the world, the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is yet again set to arrive at the Empire Polo Club fields in Indio, California. Kicking off with the first event from Friday April 10th - 12th, the festival will repeat the following week from April 17th - 19th.
Stop us if you think that you’ve heard this one before - after pulling the remainder of his US tour, we look at some of Morrissey’s other excuses for cancelling shows.
Earlier this week, former Smiths frontman Morrissey came under fire from fans after cancelling the remaining dates of his North American tour. The 55-year-old left thousands of US fans disappointed after pulling the gigs due to a respitory infection.
Singer Morrissey cancels remainder of US tour
However, fans of the songwriter quickly took to social media sites Twitter and Facebook to point out this is not the first time Morrissey had ‘started something that he couldn't finish,’ having cancelled the same shows in previous years.
Continue reading: Famous Excuses Morrissey Has Used To Cancel Shows
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