News

Coachella lineup announced; reunited Outkast to headline

Coachella lineup announced; reunited Outkast to headline

BACK TOGETHER AGAIN: Musicians Andre Benjamin, right, and Big Boi, of the musical group Outkast, pose for a photograph on Friday, Aug. 11, 2006, in Los Angeles. The two star in the new film "Idlewild." Photo: Associated Press/Damian Dovarganes

A reunited Outkast will kick off the 2014 Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival in April, organizers announced.

The three-day show, slated for the weekends of April 11-13 and 18-20, features the hip-hop duo headlining the Friday night shows. The news was announced via Twitter, in which organizers suggested followers share the status “like a polaroid picture,” a reference to a lyric from the group’s hit “Hey Ya,” off the 2003 album “Spearboxxx/The Love Below.”

Muse and Arcade Fire will headline Saturday and Sunday, respectively.

Dozens of other acts will take the Coachella stage in Indio, Calif., including Lorde, Beck, Zedd, Nas, HAIM, Ellie Goulding, MGMT, and Motorhead.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Gary Busey, Tamar Braxton round out new ‘DWTS’ cast

17-overlay3

The 21st season of "Dancing With The Stars" promises to be a wild ride.

in Entertainment, Sports

Was ‘Concussion’ altered to avoid angering the NFL?

10-overlay1

Hacked Sony emails appear to show that the m arketing plans for the movie were positioned to focus on the story of a whistle-blower, rather than a condemnation of the sport.

in Music

Keith Richards is ready to record

keithrichards

The legendary guitarist is trying to get his bandmates on board as soon as possible.