Category Archives: Concert Coverage

A Sour Grape Recap of Coachella

The folks at Sour Grape miss the beautiful polo fields of Indio. We now long for the unbearable desert heat that was once hated. Thankfully, the internet allows us to relive the glory of Coachella and reminisce on some of the weekend’s unforgettable moments. Enjoy Sour Grape’s recap of this year’s terrific festival. Continue reading

2011 Coachella Preview: Sunday

Ah the final day of Coachella. Relax and nurse your aching body under the sweltering sun one last time. As you catch full sets in favor of running around the festival grounds, remember to appreciate your surreal surroundings before the inevitable return to reality. Sour Grape has chosen a handful of diverse acts that will conclude the weekend in a harmonious fashion. Continue reading

2011 Coachella Preview: Saturday

Forget the headliners for a moment, and take time to plan your afternoon schedule. The big names draw crowds, but the mid day performances of upcoming bands, or those acts finally playing Coachella create a special festival experience in the sweaty Indio desert. Don’t worry if you’re unsure how to spend Saturday waiting for Animal Collective and Arcade Fire to grace the main stage. Sour Grape has got you covered. Continue reading

2011 Coachella Preview: Friday

It’s that time of year. The Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival is just around the corner and again promises to showcase a wide array of some of the hottest names in music. Grab the sunblock and prepare for a weekend of rhythmic bliss in the desert with Sour Grape. Continue reading

Foster the People Open First U.S. Tour at SoHo

Singer Mark Foster, bassist Cubbie Funk, and drummer Mark Pontius comprise the core of Foster the People.

With over a million hits on YouTube and a single in the Top 15 of alternative radio, Foster the People have created quite a buzz with their laidback dance friendly jams. The Los Angeles based band kicked off their first U.S. tour in downtown Santa Barbara at Soho and legitimized all the hype with an electric show to a sold out crowd. Continue reading