30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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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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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

...just ask Steve Buscemi.

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Needless to say, Haim killed it.

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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

Justin Bieber's rider. Probably.

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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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

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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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

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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

Mary J Blige and Disclosure rocked it. Obviously.

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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

Fishbone, head over heels in love with Coachella.

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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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

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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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

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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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

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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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

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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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

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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

Win Butler and co in full swing.

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30 Amazing Photos From Coachella 2014

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

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