Coachella 2012 tickets for weekend one were sold out in 40 minutes. Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival 2012 tickets went on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, January 13, 2012 and were completely sold out by 10:45 a.m. It looks at though, weekend two is still available, but who’s to say for how long. Coachella 2012 weekend two tickets will probably sell out soon.
When you go to the Coachella website and try to purchase tickets, you will get a standby page saying:
YOU’RE ON THE STANDBY PAGE.
Due to extremely high demand for passes, you are now on Front Gate Tickets’ standby page. This does not reserve you a pass.
– Users will be selected from this page for the chance to purchase passes.
– When you are selected from this page, you will automatically move to the purchase page.
– Moving to the purchase page does not guarantee you will get passes.
The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is being expanded into two weekends this year at the Empire Polo Club in Indio with weekend one on April 13-15 and then a repeat performance on weekend two, April 20-22. General admission tickets were priced at $285 each with $665 VIP tickets, tent camping spots and $100 VIP parking passes. Tent camping spots are already sold out for the Coachella 2012 second weekend performance.
Last year, the Indio City Council approved a two-year agreement with organizer Goldenvoice for the 2012 and 2013 Stagecoach and Coachella music festivals, and the La Quinta City Council agreed. Stagecoach, which is April 27-29, sold out last week.
Coachella will see around 65,000 music fans in a day at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California with live music experiences from rock, hip-hop, electro, indie, and so on.
On Monday, the Coachella festival lineup was announced with Radiohead, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg and The Black Keys headlining the two weekends.
The weekend lineup for Friday, Saturday and Sunday artists are listed below:
Friday Coachella 2012 Lineup:
Afrojack, Alesso, Amon Tobin : ISAM Live, Arctic Monkeys, Atari Teenage Riot, Breakbot, Cat Power, Datsik, Dawes, Death Grips, EMA, Explosions in the Sky, Feed Me, Frank Ocean, GIRLS, GIVERS, Hello Seahorse!, honeyhoney, James, Jimmy Cliff with Tim Armstrong and the Engine Band, Kendrick Lamar, LA Riots, M. Ward, M83, Madeon, Madness, Manchester Orchestra, Mazzy Star, Neon Indian, Other Lives, Pulp, R3hab, Refused, Sean Kuti & Egypt 80, Swedish House Mafia, The Black Angels, The Black Keys, The Dear Hunter, The Horrors, The Midnight Beast, The Rapture, The Sheepdogs, Wolf Gang, WU LYF, Ximena Sarinana, Yuck
Saturday Coachella 2012 Lineup:
A$AP Rocky, Andrew Bird, AWOLNATION, Azealia Banks, Black Lips, Bon Iver, Borgore, Buzzcocks, Childish Gambino, David Guetta, Destroyer, Destructo, Feist, fIREHOSE, Flying Lotus, Gary Clark Jr., Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, Grouplove, Jacques Lu Cont, Jeff Mangum, Kaiser Chiefs, Kasabian, Kaskade, Keep Shelly in Athens, Laura Marling, Martin Solveig, Miike Snow, Mt Eden, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Pure Filth Sound, Radiohead, SBTRKT, SebastiAn, Squeeze, St. Vincent, Sub Focus, Suedehead, The Big Pink, The Head and the Heart, The Shins, The Vaccines, tUnE-yArDs, We are Augustines, We Were Promised Jetpacks, Zeds Dead
Sunday Coachella 2012 Lineup:
AraabMUZIK, At The Drive-In, AVICII, Band of Skulls, Beats Antique, Beirut, Calvin Harris, Company Flow, Dada Life, DJ Shadow, Dr. Dre & Snoop Dogg, Dragonette, Fanfarlo, First Aid, KitFitz and the Tantrums, Florence and the Machine, Flux Pavilion & Dr. P, Gardens & Villa, Girl Talk, Gotye, Greg Ginn, Housse de Racket, Justice, La Roux, Lissie, Metronomy, Modeselektor, Morgan Page, Nero, NOISIΛ, Oberhofer, Porter Robinson, Real Estate, Santigold, Sebastian Ingrosso, Sleeper Agent, Spector, The Gaslamp Killer, The Growlers, The Hives, The Weeknd, Thundercat, Wild Beasts, Wild Flag, Zedd
To purchase tickets, visit www.coachella.com or call Front Gate Tickets at 888-512-7469 at 10 a.m. Pacific on Friday.