Another Reason to Get High in the Desert: Manimal Festival

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Stuff White People Like will one day include a chapter devoted to white people getting high in the desert. White people love to try to invoke the native spirit that “apparently resides in the SouthWest” – a weird place for it to reside since the SouthWest is thee place the USA drove thee Native Americans too when thee USA decided they didn’t deserve to live on their home astroturf. Anyway, White People go to the desert to have a mystical experience so they can return to the city and be labeled a visionary. Just look at what these burners tried to do a few months ago at my old crash pad in Oakland. You know, Manimal is putting on their second annual Festival out in Joshua Tree. Manimal is awesome. Get tickets.

The line-up:

EDWARD SHARPE & THE MAGNETIC ZEROS, RAINBOW ARABIA, CHAIRLIFT, RIO EN MEDIO, WARPAINT, HECUBA, VOICESVOICES,
, FOOL’S GOLD, ALEXANDRA HOPE, CORRIDOR, OTHER LIVES, JULIETTE COMMAGERE and many more TBA

A few must watch videos and an MP3 after the jump– Continue reading

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