. Obviously, its lineups are the reason for its iconic nature, but the speculation in the months leading up to each year’s announcement often proves to be just as fun. Especially when it comes to the fake lineup posters that float around the web, confusing some
, causing laughter for others. Below are some of the best examples for Coachella’s latest edition. David Bowie? Talking Heads? Phish playing the Vermont Men’s Basketball team? Need we say more?
P.S. For those wondering, the official lineup for Coachella 2k11 is expected to reveal itself sometime this month. See all the real life speculation here.
What Makes It Great: Daft Punk, Tom Petty, The Strokes, and Manu Chao on the same night.
What Gives It Away: My eyes are bleeding. Plus, Billy Corgan’s band is on it.
What Makes It Great: R.E.M. into U2. Lauryn Hill, The Postal Service, Tom Tom Club, One Day As a Lion.
What Gives It Away: Lauryn Hill would have to show up on time.
What Makes It Great: Talking Heads.
What Gives It Away: Talking Heads.
What Makes It Great: David Bowie and Outkast are way overdue.
What Gives It Away: See where it says “FAKE”?
What Makes It Great: Jay-Z and Eminem discussing the global ramifications of Portugal’s impending debt sale …Guns N’ Roses’ tiny inclusion… Daryl Strawberry. Basically, everything.
What Gives It Away: Give me a break, man.