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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

  • The music world decamped to the Californian desert this weekend for the first weekend of Coachella 2014. Let's have a look at some of the best snaps from the weekend, shall we? Go on then...

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  • Andre 3000 and Big Boi made their long-awaited comeback as Outkast on Friday night, playing a storming headline set dressed as a painter-decorator and punk Idi Amin respectively. Nice threads, even better sounds.

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  • Solange brought sister Beyonce onstage to dance to her hit 'Losing You' during her Saturday performance, marking National Sibling Day in just about the coolest style humanly possible.

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  • Well done, Este Haim - never mind all those platinum records, you only truly know you've made it when someone makes a placard out of your gurning bass face.

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  • ...just ask Steve Buscemi.

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  • Needless to say, Haim killed it.

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  • Slash joined Motorhead during their performance because why not, eh?

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  • Pharrell was another of the weekend's key attractions, playing a hit-filled set spanning his entire career, closing with 'Happy'. Even in the thick Californian heat, he's still wearing that hat. That's dedication for you.

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  • Gwen Stefani joined Pharrell onstage to perform No Doubt smash 'Hollaback Girl' in a duet that can only be described as "bananas, B-A-N-A-N-A-S."

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  • Rudimental brought horns and havoc to their set.

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  • Chance the Rapper brought his acid rap sound to the Californian desert in one of the weekend's liveliest sets.

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  • Chance the Rapper brought out Justin Bieber during his spot, who dressed like a 55-year-old aunt on safari for some reason.

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  • Justin Bieber's rider. Probably.

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  • Muse played parts of their set to a backdrop of old school televisions. Why? Because they can, that's why.

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  • The mighty Matt Bellamy. Liking the floral '80s bomber jacket, dude.

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  • Kid Cudi and the Hoff met, sowing the seeds for 2014's weirdest musical collaboration.

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  • Lorde also performed, days after fronting Nirvana at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. How would you rate that experience outta five, Lorde?

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  • No big deal, but Lorde's dress was pretty epic. Looks like she fell into a bag full of Christmas wrapping paper. In a good way, obviously.

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  • Lana Del Rey returned, debuting new single 'West Coast'.

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  • Mary J Blige and Disclosure rocked it. Obviously.

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  • Nas brought out Jay Z, burying the hatchet on one of hip-hop's most bad-blooded beefs. Good on ya, lads.

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  • Fishbone, head over heels in love with Coachella.

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  • I think what I like best about Duck Sauce is their incredible subtlety and restraint.

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  • Here's some people who were actually at Coachella, instead of witnessing it via an internet livestream from their bedroom in Stoke Newington. Jealous? Who, me?

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  • Courtney Barnett, looking a bit like she's about to sneeze. Killer tie dye t-shirt, Court.

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  • Julian Casablancas and Danielle Haim, just hanging out, you know how it is.

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  • Arcade Fire brought Mexican funeral vibes to their headline set on Sunday.

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  • Arcade Fire also brought a certain Debbie Harry, who joined them to play 'Heart of Glass'. Amazing scenes.

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  • Win Butler and co in full swing.

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  • There you have it - Coachella 2014 weekend one, a festival that was truly out of this world.

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