Social Distortion’s Mike Ness On Coachella, Danny DeVito And ParentingSocial Distortion frontman Mike Ness speaks candidly about a wide range of topics, from custom cars and raising sons to getting to be a fan himself when he met actor Danny DeVito at Coachella.
Britain's Palma Violets On Walmart: "Everything Is Just So Big"Emerging British band Palma Violets stopped by the KROQ Party House at Coachella to play a mini-set and talk about all things American.
Little Green Cars Bring The Luck Of The Irish To Coachella“We came into Akron and we had nothing to do, so we went to a bar,” explained Stevie Appleby. “There was no one there except for us and the bartender, Steve. He was very old-school, talking to us and asking us about our problems. Then he was like, ‘I’m going to name a drink after you guys.’”
Local Natives Figured Out A Fun Way To Give Away Coachella WristbandsThe L.A. band talked about giving away wristbands for Coachella on their Tumblr page by way of a scavenger hunt. The wristbands were stashed behind the popular local venue Silverlake Lounge.
Portugal. The Man On Working With Danger Mouse: "It’s Terrifying"“It’s terrifying,” laughed Gourley about the process of landing Danger Mouse to helm the new album. “We just got a call. We were actually in the studio, and he just wanted to meet up. It was like an interview situation. I felt like I was walking into an interview.
Tegan And Sara Charm The KROQ Party House At Coachella“We started making music when we were in high school, which I’m proud to say was in the mid-‘90s,” laughed Tegan of Tegan and Sara during an exclusive pre-performance interview. The duo took them through some of their 90's favorites.
Alt-J Recall Being Insanely Nervous During First Live Gig
Before Dillon Francis' DJ Career Took Off He Was In "The Worst Band Ever Created""It was awful. It was the worst band ever created."
Two Door Cinema Club Talk Mani-Pedis And Womens UnderwearThe conversation quickly went south as Corbett asked about Irish women's underwear and mani-pedis. "My feet, they're like dreams," boasted frontman Alex Trimble.
Photos: KROQ Party House At Coachella 2013 - Vampire Weekend, Passion Pit, Metric, Two Door Cinema Club + MoreCheck out photos from the first weekend at the KROQ Party House at Coachella, featuring performances and interviews with Passion Pit, Metric, Foals, Vampire Weekend, and many more!
Vampire Weekend Describe Diverse New Album"If you want crazier songs than 'Diane Young,' there are a couple that get a little crazier. If you want more mellow, there's a couple that are a little more mellow than 'Step.' We feel like we're giving people a taste of what's to come, but we're not really even revealing the extremes."
Phoenix Talk Texting With Daft Punk And Why French People Can't Act Reigning French pop-rockers Phoenix stopped by the KROQ Party House in advance of their anticipated headlining show at Coachella for an exclusive poolside interview.