Heading west for Coachella? We compiled the perfect mixtape for you to blast the whole road trip to Indio. Indulge in your favorite artists playing the festival and discover new bands you'll surely add to your 'must watch' list.
From the rock classic "Back in Black" by headliner AC/DC to SM Mag's newest obsession George Ezra's folksy "Budapest," these hits will get you pumped and ready for the three-day event!
1. George Ezra - Budapest
2. Father John Misty - Chateau Lobby #4 (In C for Two Virgins)
3. AC/DC - Back In Black
4. St. Vincent - Birth In Reverse
5. Toro Y Moi - Empty Nesters
6. alt-J - Left Hand Free
7. Eagulls - Nerve Endings
8. FKA Twigs - Glass & Patron
9. Mac Demarco - Passing Out Pieces
10. Run The Jewels - Oh My Darling (Don't Cry)
11. The Weeknd - Earned It
12. Parquet Courts - Pretty Machines
George Ezra - Budapest
We were totally sold on this dreamy Brit since the first soulful croon we heard.
Father John Misty - Chateau Lobby #4 (in C for Two Virgins)
Father John Misty's latest album, I Love You Honeybear, has been on repeat since it dropped. We can't wait to see J. Tillman's charasmatic showmanship on the Coachella stage.
AC/DC - Back In Black
This throwback will never get old.
St. Vincent - Birth In Reverse
If there's one artist you can't miss, it's St. Vincent. The surrealist indie goddess puts on one of the best shows in the business.
Toro Y Moi - Empty Nesters
Chillwave at it's best.
alt-J - Left Hand Free
alt-J' psychedelic and pop sound will have you dancing instantly.
Eagulls - Nerve Endings
With equal parts grit and charm, Eagulls puts on a true garage punk show.
FKA Twigs - Glass & Patron
With the recent release of the "Glass & Patron" video, FKA Twigs' conceptual vision and artistry is like none other.
Mac DeMarco - Passing Out Pieces
Totally weird but a lo-fi masterpiece, Mac DeMarco's "Passing Out Pieces" is sur rock perfection.
Run The Jewels - Oh My Darling (Don't Cry)
EI-P and Killer Mike have found their sound in this guaranteed summer anthem.
The Weeknd - Earned It
Although written for Fifty Shades of Grey, "Earned It" is undeniably catchy and surpasses its film connotations.
Parquet Courts - Pretty Machines
With the vibe of your buddy's garage band, Parquet Courts' latest album is their best yet.