The Stone Roses featuring Gary "Mani" Mounfied on his Epiphone Jack Casady bass
will headline the Coachella Festival April 12-14 along with Vampire Weekend, Nick Cave, Dinosaur Jr., Lou Reed, Lee Scratch Perry, and Band of Horses. Visit the website
for more details.
Yesterday, we announced the release date for Vampire Weekend
's new album and The Stone Roses
should be announcing their new album shortly as well along with news about the documentary of their reunion shot last year in London.
In other festival news, Gary Clark Jr.
will be taking his Casino
back to Mountain Jam along with the Avett Brothers, Gov't Mule, and Deer Tick. And you can bet there will be a sea of Les Pauls
on stage that weekend, too. Bring one along. And if you need a Les Paul
, January is the month to get one!