Facebook / Coachella

Outkast, Muse And Arcade Fire To Headline Coachella 2014

This year's Coachella lineup is eclectic, featuring an Outkast reunion and big names such as Muse and Lorde.

By Adam Falk | January 9, 2014

The lineup is out for Coachella 2014, and yes, the rumors are true.

Outkast will make their return on opening night of the festival. In a tweet Wednesday night, Coachella revealed the lineup to its followers with the message "Share it like a Polaroid picture," a reference to Outkast's 2003 hit "Hey Ya!" (Via LaFace Records / Outkast, Twitter / @coachella)

Also headlining this year's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, which takes place annually in Indio, Calif., are Muse and Arcade Fire.

Outkast recently announced they would be going back on tour after a six-year break, and many fans are excited to hear they will be taking the stage on opening night at Coachella. (Via LaFace / Outkast)

The other headliners, Muse and Arcade Fire, are familiar faces at the festival. Muse appeared as an up-and-coming band in 2004 and again in 2010, while Arcade Fire has appeared three previous times. (Via YouTube / muse, NBC / ArcadeFireVEVO)

Coachella kicks off the summer festival season, setting the stage — and giving hints at the lineups — for other major festivals such as Bonnaroo and Lollapalooza.  

But unlike most other festivals, Coachella will be held over two weekends again, April 11-13 and April 18-20. This helps ensure Coachella is the most profitable festival in the U.S. It made $67 million last year.

Don't expect that to change, either. The Los Angeles Times reports this is the first festival under Goldenvoice's new deal with Indio, and it's raising max attendance from 95,000 to 99,000.

The eclectic lineup also includes other big acts, including Queens of the Stone Age, a reformed version of the Replacements and Pharrell Williams, who you might remember kind of took over last summer, lending his talents to Daft Punk's "Get Lucky" and Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines." (Via CBS / QueensStoneAgeVevo, Virgin / Pharrell WilliamsYouTube / TheXPNineStar Trak / Robin Thicke)

And speaking of artists you've been hearing a lot about, 17-year-old indie pop sensation and Grammy nominee Lorde received top billing. Also, newcomers Haim and electronic dance duo Disclosure are also near the top. (Via Virgin / Lorde, Polydor / Haim, YouTube / DisclosureVEVO)

Altogether, there are more than 150 bands spanning the Friday to Sunday slots both weekends. And no matter which band's your favorite, people are pumped. (Via Coachella)

Rolling Stone reports, "Tickets for Coachella 2014 have been on sale since May 2013 but the anticipation is clearly high: tonight's announcement caused Coachella.com to crash within minutes of their tweet."

If you're hoping for tickets, good luck. General admission tickets start at $375. Coachella recommends trying for weekend two.

  TRENDING IN Entertainment NEWS
This little boy cried after his mom didn't vote for Hillary Clinton.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Justin Sullivan, Amanda Gerety

4-Year-Old Boy Is Crushed When His Mom Doesn't Vote For His Candidate

The Daily Show correspondent took on critics of Beyoncé's Super Bowl performance's political message.WATCHLIST
Comedy Central / Getty Images

'The Daily Show's' Jessica Williams Is Not Here For Your Beyoncé Shade

A picture of a Red Lobster restaurant and a picture of Beyonce performing.WATCHLIST
Getty Images; Mike Mozart / CC BY 2.0

Thanks, Beyoncé: Red Lobster Credits Increase In Sales To Singer

Actress Goldie Hawn attends 2015 Glamour Women Of The Year Awards at Carnegie Hall on Nov. 9, 2015 in New York City.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Larry Busacca

Goldie Hawn Could Return To Big Screen For The First Time In 14 Years

A picture of the alligator that was thrown through a drive-thru window at a Florida Wendy's in October, as well as the man accused.WATCHLIST
WPTV

Man Accused Of Throwing Gator Through Wendy's Drive-Thru Is Arrested

The bar inside Purnell's Bistro.WATCHLIST
Facebook / Purnell's Bistro and Ginger's Bar

Michelin-Starred Chef Fires Back At Angry TripAdvisor Review

Sylvester Stallone attends Academy Awards nominee luncheon.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Kevin Winter

Sylvester Stallone Says He Was Ready To Skip The Oscars

A still from an episode of CBS' "The Good Wife."WATCHLIST
CBS / "The Good Wife"

CBS Casually Announced The End Of 'The Good Wife' During Super Bowl

A photo of a yearbook quote from four classmates.WATCHLIST
Reddit / L_Dav_

Classmates Use Yearbook To Set The Record Straight About Last Name

Beyonce, Chris Martin of Coldplay, and Bruno Mars at the Pepsi Super Bowl 50 Halftime ShowWATCHLIST
Getty Images / Kevin C. Cox

Beyoncé Stole Coldplay's Halftime Show

George Clooney plays Baird Whitlock in "Hail, Caesar!"WATCHLIST
Universal Pictures / “Hail, Caesar!”

Box Office Top 3: 'Hail, Caesar!' Does Fine But Can't Defeat The Panda

Beyoncé is pictured holding her hair out to either side of her head.WATCHLIST
Columbia Records / Beyoncé

Beyoncé Just Claimed 2016 As Her Own — Sorry, Everyone Else

The $18,000 gold bar is pictured next to a paper clip for scale.WATCHLIST
Bavarian Police

Lucky Teenager Gets To Keep $18,000 Bar Of Gold She Found

Musicians Jonny Buckland, Chris Martin, Will Champion and Guy Berryman of Coldplay perform onstage during their iHeartRadio Album Release Party at the iHeartRadio Theater Los Angeles on May 16, 2014 in Burbank, California. Streaming Live on Yahoo Screen and Clear Channel stations across the country.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Jason Kempin

In Defense Of Coldplay's Super Bowl Billing

The cast of "Spotlight"WATCHLIST
Open Road Films / "Spotlight"

The Boston Globe Applauded 'Spotlight,' And Now The Vatican Is, Too

Internet sensation Aziah Wells King, also known as Zola, who tweeted the now-famous road trip story about going to Florida with a fellow dancer named Jessica.WATCHLIST
Twitter / @_zolarmoon

You Won't Want To Miss James Franco's 'Zola Tells All' Movie

Piper Chapman or Taylor Schilling in Orange Is the New BlackWATCHLIST
Netflix / 'Orange Is The New Black'

Netflix Gives 'Orange Is The New Black' A Longer Sentence

Michael MooreWATCHLIST
Nicolas Genin / CC BY SA 2.0

Filmmaker Michael Moore Says He's In The ICU For Pneumonia

DeAngelo Williams braids his daughter's hair in a Pantene ad for the campaign "Strong Is Beautiful."WATCHLIST
Pantene

This Super Bowl Ad Stole Our Hearts (And Made Us Miss Our Dads)

A picture of a baby's swollen toe.WATCHLIST
Facebook / Scott Walker

A Dad's Warning On Facebook About Baby's Toe Goes Viral

Maurice White during a post-Grammy party in 2005.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Frederick M. Brown

Earth, Wind & Fire Co-Founder Maurice White Has Died

Joe AlaskeyWATCHLIST
Getty Images / Kevin Winter

Joe Alaskey, Voice Of Bugs Bunny And Daffy Duck, Dies At 63

Taylor Swift And Kim KardashianWATCHLIST
Getty Images / Mark Metcalfe / Kim Kardashian

T-Swift Takes A Note From Kim Kardashian; Mobile Game Is On The Way

Photo of Tony Burch witnessing the birth of his children on FaceTime.WATCHLIST
AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center, Hinsdale

Army Dad Overseas Watches Quadruplets Born On FaceTime

A first look at DC Comics' "Scooby Apocalypse."WATCHLIST
DC Comics

DC Comics' New Take On Scooby-Doo Is Something, That's For Sure

The cover features Instagram model Sarah McDaniel posing as if she's taking a Snapchat selfie.WATCHLIST
Playboy / Theo Warner

Playboy's First Non-Nude Edition: Snapchat And Instagram Models

Actor Matt LeBlanc attends the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Frazer Harrison

Matt LeBlanc Joins BBC's 'Top Gear' As Chris Evans' On-Screen Partner

Bill Cosby performs at the Treasure Island Hotel & CasinoWATCHLIST
Getty Images / Ethan Miller

Bill Cosby's Motion To Dismiss Charges Against Him Is Denied

"Shades of Blue," "Second Chance" and "Telenovela."WATCHLIST
 

These Are The Midseason TV Shows That Are Must-Sees

Fresh Off The Boat CastWATCHLIST
ABC / Eric McCandless

Here's What We Learned From First Chinese New Year On Prime-Time TV