Press Release- Paul to Headline Coachella

Press Release- Paul to Headline Coachella

COACHELLA VALLEY MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL 2009 PAUL MCCARTNEY, THE
KILLERS, THE CURE, MORRISSEY, AMY WINEHOUSE, FRANZ FERDINAND, MY
BLOODY VALENTINE, LEONARD COHEN CONFIRMED FOR APRIL 17, 18 AND 19
TICKETS ON SALE

Headliners Paul McCartney, The Killers and The Cure are among the
130-plus acts set for the tenth COACHELLA VALLEY MUSIC & ARTS
FESTIVAL at the beautiful Empire Polo Club in Indio, CA, the same
grounds where the COACHELLA VALLEY MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL debuted
in 1999. Other artists confirmed for America's most critically
acclaimed music festival include Morrissey, Amy Winehouse, Franz
Ferdinand, My Bloody Valentine, Leonard Cohen, Conor Oberst and the
Mystic Valley Band, Thievery Corporation, Yeah Yeah Yeahs (the
complete line-up is listed below). This marks the first ever U.S.
festival appearance for McCartney who is currently supporting his
latest release ELECTRIC ARGUMENTS. "I have heard that Coachella
is one of the greatest festivals in the world. I'm really excited to
get out there and rock!" McCartney says. The line-up for this
year's COACHELLA (as of 1/30) is as follows:

FRIDAY APRIL 17: Paul McCartney, Morrissey, Franz Ferdinand,
Leonard Cohen, Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band, Beirut, The
Black Keys, Girl Talk, Silversun Pickups, The Ting Tings, The Crystal
Method, Ghostland Observatory, Crystal Castles, The Airborne Toxic
Event, We Are Scientists, N.A.S.A., Patton & Rahzel, M. Ward, The
Presets, The Hold Steady, A Place to Bury Strangers, Felix da
Housecat, Buraka Som Sistema, Ryan Bingham, Bajofondo, Peanut Butter
Wolf, Noah & the Whale, White Lies, The Bug, Alberta Cross, Los
Campesinos!, Craze & Klever, Molotov, Switch, Gui Boratto, Steve
Aoki, The Aggrolites, People Under the Stairs, The Courteeners, Cage
the Elephant, Dear and the Headlights.

SATURDAY, APRIL 18: The Killers, Amy Winehouse, Thievery
Corporation, TV on the Radio, Band of Horses, Fleet Foxes, MSTRKRFT,
Michael Franti & Spearhead, Atmosphere, Mastodon, TRAV$DJ-AM,
Henry Rollins, Crookers, Turbonegro, Hercules and Love Affair,
Superchunk, Glasvegas, Dr. Dog, Drive-By Truckers, Booker T & the
DBT's, Amanda Palmer, The Bloody Beetroots, Surkin, Para One (Live),
Calexico, Liars, Bob Mould Band, Zane Lowe, Electric Touch, Blitzen
Trapper, James Morrison, Drop the Lime, Glass Candy, Thenewno2, Gang
Gang Dance, Billy Talent, Ida Maria, Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti,
Zizek, Cloud Cult, Tinariwen. SUNDAY, APRIL 19: The Cure, My Bloody
Valentine, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Throbbing Gristle, Lupe Fiasco, Paul
Weller, Peter Bjorn and John, X, Antony & the Johnsons, Roni Size,
Public Enemy, Jenny Lewis, Groove Armada, Paolo Nutini, Christopher
Lawrence, Lykke Li, The Kills, Okkervil River, M.A.N.D.Y., Clipse,
Sebastien Tellier, Fucked Up, Perry Farrell, The Horrors, Late of the
Pier, K’naan, Junior Boys, Brian Jonestown
Massacre, Supermayer, No Age, Vivian Girls, Shepard Fairey,
Themselves, Gaslight Anthem, The Knux, Mexican Institute of Sound, The
Night Marchers, Marshall Barnes.

Tickets for COACHELLA go on sale Friday, January 30 at 9:00 AM (PT)
at all Ticketmaster locations. Three-day weekend passes are $269.00
+$3 charity + $9 facility fee ($1 charity/$3 facility fee per day) and
single day tickets are $99.00 +$1 charity + $3 facility fee. The same
layaway plan that Goldenvoice successfully implemented for STAGECOACH:
California’s Country Music Festival will be
available for weekend passes ONLY for this year’s
COACHELLA. Festival goers now have the option to purchase 3-day
festival tickets and onsite camping tickets on a payment plan. For
up-to-the-minute information on COACHELLA, please visit
www.coachella.com. COACHELLA sponsors include AT&T and Heineken.

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