Going to Coachella to hear the music? Fans who missed picking up tickets to enjoy some of the best names in the business aren't completely out of luck this year. If hearing some of the hottest bands on the planet is still a hope, tune into AXS TV for hours of programming over the second weekend of the music festival. According to Press-Enterprise on Wednesday, this is the first time a true TV crew has been allowed to film Coachella.
There will be 20 hours of programming available to watch in the comfort of your own home. For most fans, this means watching Ellie Goulding, Pet Shop Boys, Skrillex, Nas, Lorde, Arcade Fire and Beck will be as easy to hear simply by turning on the cable channel and enjoying the performances.
So what exactly is the difference between the first and second weekend of Coachella? Serious music lovers will point out that the second weekend offers a better selection of hits and the guests that arrive on stage usually are bigger than the first weekend. Add that fans know partially what to expect so catching the favorite bands can be easily prioritized according to music tastes.
The best part of the music festival has to be a glimpse at the community of music lovers. Artists from all genres come together for a chance to perform for the fans and offer a selection from their song catalog. Looking to entertain, there is never a shortage of good music and plenty of highlights.
The final weekend of Coachella is also expected to be the biggest. Weather appears to be holding and that means a lot less wind, plenty of sun and so much music it is impossible to see it all.
The full schedule of what fans can see on AXS TV offers everyone a chance to catch all the performances or just a few. Hearing your favorite bands has never been easier!