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Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Video: Coachella Fans So In-The-Know, They Praise Nonexistent Bands

Music fans were caught out when talk show host Jimmy Kimmel decided to test the theory that "music fans in general love knowing about bands that no one else has ever heard of". He sent a producer to the Coachella 2013 festival in California to ask revellers more
Telegraph.co.uk ( 4/24/2013 8:05:58 AM -08:00 )

Punked! Jimmy Kimmel tricks Coachella fans into praising non-existent bands in
Punked! Jimmy Kimmel tricks Coachella fans into praising non-existent bands inHipsters better brush up on their music knowledge - or face ridicule on national TV. Late night host Jimmy Kimmel punk'd fans at California's Coachella Music Festival this week into bragging about their favorite bands. Man is told more
New York Daily News ( 4/24/2013 4:53:25 AM -08:00 )

Revellers rave about fake band
We all know those hipsters who only like bands the rest of us have never heard of. Bands like Get The F**k Out Of My Pool, The Chelsea Clintons and the Obesity Epidemic. US music festival Coachella attracts a lot of these and late-night show host Jimmy more
Stuff.co.nz ( 4/23/2013 7:16:09 PM -08:00 )

Jimmy Kimmel outsmarts 'too cool for school' hipsters at Coachella Music
Jimmy Kimmel outsmarts Taking a break from his usual comedy clips of parents being cruel to their children, late night host Jimmy Kimmel has instead turned his attentions to a much more deserving group of people to ridicule – hipsters at a music festival. The Coachella Music Festival more
Daily Mail ( 4/23/2013 6:38:13 PM -08:00 )

Watch: Coachella hipsters tricked into liking bands that don't exist
Ever get tired of all those hipster kids with their obscure music knowledge? Ever wonder if they're just full of garbage? This video is the ultimate revenge. Watch what happens above! As part of the "Lie Witness News" segment on US late-night show Jimmy more
Ninemsn ( 4/23/2013 5:37:52 PM -08:00 )

Jimmy Kimmel Dupes Pretentious Coachella Goers With Fake but Hilarious
"Music fans in general love knowing about bands that no one else has ever heard of," says Jimmy Kimmel of this hilarious Lie Witness News segment his team filmed at Coachella. "So we decided to conduct an experiment." The experiment was asking more
E! Online ( 4/23/2013 3:50:50 PM -08:00 )

Watch Jimmy Kimmel skewer Coachella pretenders
Sure, the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival offers enough music for every fan -- despite whatever gripes purists have about the year's lineup -- but the festival has become just as good for people-watching. And not just innocuous gaping at the more
Los Angeles Times ( 4/23/2013 3:05:50 PM -08:00 )

Coachella kids lying about fake bands
Video; Image. Koachella 2013. 2013 Koachella music festival fans were quizzed on made up bands for Jimmy Kimmel Live. Coachella kids. They've all heard of them, even if they don't exist. Picture: Jimmy Kimmel Live Source: news.com.au. YOU know that more
Herald Sun ( 4/23/2013 2:51:26 PM -08:00 )

Jimmy Kimmel asks Coachellagoers about fake bands
CommentsComments(1)Comments(). |. Email. E-mail. |. Print. Don't you just LOVE the Chelsea Clintons?! What, you've never heard of them? Yeah, neither have we, because they don't exist. But that didn't stop some really excited people at Coachella from more
Houston Chronicle (blog) ( 4/23/2013 1:59:17 PM -08:00 )

Watch These Coachella Attendees Enthuse Over Made-Up Bands
Jimmy Kimmel Live ran this rather remarkable segment in which, as the show explained it, people walking into Coachella were asked about bands that do not, in fact, exist. Nevertheless, these particular folks had strong opinions about the great "energy" of more
NPR (blog) ( 4/23/2013 5:42:23 AM -08:00 )

Kimmel's Coachella 'Lie Witness News' Asks Concert Goers About Fake Bands
We're really bummed we missed seeing "Get The F**k Out Of My Pool" play at Coachella. Oh, wait, no we're not because that's not a real band. Jimmy Kimmel continued his wince-inducing series "Lie Witness News" with a visit to Coachella, asking attendees more
Huffington Post (satire) ( 4/23/2013 3:47:27 AM -08:00 )

Video: Coachella Fans So In-The-Know, They Praise Nonexistent Bands
This year's Coachella Valley and Arts Festival again delivered a full weekend lineup of artists the music community was excited to see. An estimated 80,000 fans were out each day of the two-weekend festival, to see nearly 200 music acts play across six more
Patch.com ( 4/24/2013 12:55:05 PM -08:00 )

VIRAL VIDEO: Coachella fans pretend they've heard of fake bands
(KGO) -- Coachella fans love knowing about bands before they're cool. Jimmy Kimmel decided to see how many concert goers would lie to prove their indie music knowledge. A surprising number of people claimed to be familiar with the sounds of bands like more
abc7news.com ( 4/24/2013 12:18:14 PM -08:00 )

Watch Jimmy Kimmel ask Coachella goers about fake bands
Tricking hipsters is quite possibly the best game ever invented and everyone should give it a go. Late night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel tried this out recently at one of the biggest music festivals in North America, Coachella. Watch below as a girl asks more
MuchMusic.com (blog) ( 4/24/2013 11:25:02 AM -08:00 )

From the Web: Coachella 2013 - Daily Herald
From the Web: Coachella 2013 - Daily HeraldThere's nothing hipsters like more than knowing about all the bands that nobody has ever heard of. These bands are too good to be mainstream, which is why they are so underground right now. In his latest installment of Lie Witness News, Jimmy Kimmel more
Daily Herald ( 4/24/2013 10:53:41 AM -08:00 )

Hilarious! Watch Jimmy Kimmel Prank Too-Cool Coachella Attendees
The late-night host sent his Lie Witness News team to the music festival, where fake bands are just as hip as real ones! By Terri Schwartz - April 24, 2013. See Related Photos. Photo Credit: Courtesy of ABC; FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images. Share more
The Daily Blabber from iVillage ( 4/24/2013 10:22:57 AM -08:00 )

Jimmy Kimmel Pranks Coachella Fans
Coachella, as the hippest among you know, is a two-week music festival in the desert near Indio, California. This year's festival wrapped up last weekend. More than 60 bands played at Coachella, including little-known, up-and-coming bands hoping to break more
Buzz Log (blog) ( 4/24/2013 9:58:59 AM -08:00 )

Jimmy Kimmel tricks Coachella festivalgoers into saying they've heard of bands
In a segment called “Lie Witness News -- Coachella 2013,” late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel sends a camera crew to The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, Calif., and asks attendees questions about bands that don't exist. The hope was more
Yahoo! Canada Music (blog) ( 4/24/2013 8:21:21 AM -08:00 )

Coachella hipsters outed as 'fakes' on Jimmy Kimmel show – video
Coachella hipsters outed as HIPSTERS who attend the achingly-cool American music festival Coachella are known to be ahead of the curve. Now some have been tricked into admitting they like bands "so obscure they don't even exist." US comedian Jimmy Kimmel sent a camera crew more
The Week UK ( 4/24/2013 6:34:58 AM -08:00 )

Coachella Goers Lie About Fake Bands on Jimmy Kimmel's Lie Witness News
Coachella Goers Lie About Fake Bands on Jimmy KimmelEvery segment of Jimmy Kimmel Live's Lie Witness News is like a lesson in how to bullshit (badly). This time around, Kimmel's fake news crew heads for the desert hills to ask Coachella goers about their favourite bands. Asides from Two Door Cinema Club, more
andPOP (blog) ( 4/24/2013 6:32:58 AM -08:00 )