Coachella 2014

The 12th edition of the Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival -- long considered the U.S.' pre-eminent music fest -- got underway Saturday at the Empire Polo Fields in Indio, Calif.

The Stone Roses, Phoenix and Red Hot Chili Peppers top each of the three nights (April 15, 16, and 17, respectively), while other performers include The xx, Dead Can Dance, Blur, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds and Two Door Cinema Club.

Read reviews and news out of the music festival below.