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Coachella 2010. Day One

INDIO, California

Coachella 2010 Day 1.  Friday April 16, 2010 began the 10 installment of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, organized by Goldenvoice.  Friday’s headlining act on the mainstage was Jay Z.  He had previously performed at the All Points West Music Festival in New Jersey as a late replacement for headliner Beastie Boys.

Other Friday performers included LCD Soundsystem, Dave Grohl’s sideproject, Them Crooked Vultures, Vampire Weekend, Deadmau5, Public Image Limited, the Specials, Grizzly Bear, Passion Pit, La Roux, Calle 13, and Yeasayer.

Coachella 2010 begins Friday April 16, 2010 and ends Sunday April 18, 2010.

Photos by Brian Moghadam