April 28, 2011
Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts and Carrie Underwood are all veterans of the Stagecoach Festival, colloquially regarded as "the country Coachella. " But their megastar wattage gets a nice underpinning this year from grizzled veterans such as Kris Kristofferson and Leon Russell and edgy youngsters such as Phosphorescent and the Punch Brothers. Empire Polo Grounds, Indio. 1 p.m. Sat.-Sun. $149. http://www.stagecoachfestival.com.
November 3, 2010
A list of upcoming concerts across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses. Empire Polo Club Stagecoach Festival 2010 with Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts and Carrie Underwood, April 30-May 1 (Fri.) Gibson Amphitheatre Toby Mac, Jan. 22 (Fri.); Power 106 FM's Cali Christmas with Ice Cube and more, Dec. 3 (Sat.) Wiltern Pete Yorn, April 6 (Fri.) Hollywood Palladium Afshin & Mehrshad, Nov. 24 (now) The Music Box Dweezil Zappa, Dec. 3-4 (now)
April 26, 2012 |
This Saturday at the Stagecoach Country Music Festival in Indio, the Mavericks will make their first bona-fide concert appearance in nearly seven years. The show by the revered and genre-defying band is being billed as a reunion and constitutes one of the marquee special facets of this year's festival in the desert. It's also a standout moment for the band, whose members are coming back together after a turbulent career run that began with a rewarding string of albums and singles in the '90s but ended in frustration when their label dropped them and the group disbanded.
April 30, 2011
MUSIC Stagecoach festival Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts and Carrie Underwood are all veterans of the Stagecoach Festival, colloquially regarded as "the country Coachella. " Their megastar wattage gets a nice underpinning this year from grizzled veterans such as Kris Kristofferson and Leon Russell and edgy youngsters such as Phosphorescent and the Punch Brothers. Empire Polo Grounds, Indio. Today-Sun. http://www.stagecoachfestival.com. EVENTS 'Skydreamers' The new exhibition at the Autry traces the history of human flight through photos, artworks and memorabilia.
November 9, 2007 |
Saying that "life is short and precious," Wynonna Judd confirmed this week that she and her mother, Naomi Judd, will reunite on stage for the first time in seven years as the headliners of the 2008 Stagecoach Festival next May in Indio. The Judds will perform the first night of the May 3-4 festival. This year's lineup also features Tim McGraw, Carrie Underwood, Rascal Flatts and Gretchen Wilson. Tickets go on sale Nov.
February 14, 2008 |
The Stagecoach Festival now has the Eagles and an unofficial new motto: "Don't fence me in." Organizers of the huge country festival in Indio have announced a surprise third day of music and, by booking the bestselling country rock band ever, the May event is broadening its fan base and genre embrace. The newly announced day, May 2, will also feature performances by John Fogerty, Trisha Yearwood, Shelby Lynne, Glen Campbell and newcomer Rissi Palmer.