Sundays are usually a bit slower out at the Stagecoach Nation Music Pageant. By now, followers which have braved the warmth, mud and lengthy hours out on the pageant grounds are gearing up for one final occasion and tonight that comes courtesy of Luke Combs on the Mane Stage.
Nevertheless, there have been loads of people up and at ’em early, roaming the venue and hitting up the shaded and air conditioned spots comparable to the Honky Tonk, which had cool air on full blast and dwell music from DJ Main together with line dance classes taught by teacher Christopher Gonzales. The Shein Saloon was large, daring and tremendous colourful, decked out with neon indicators, sparkly disco balls and a bedazzled mechanical bull that followers might hop on and take images with. There had been additionally line dancing classes, a design-your-own bandana station, quite a few plush couches and did we point out the air con?
On the music entrance, out in the center of the venue and in the direct daylight, the SiriusXM Highlight Stage drew some early followers with units by Hailey Whitters and Lainey Wilson. The ladies warmed up the crowd that swelled for Mane Stage opener Lindsay Ell who performed her hits “Criminal” and “Want Me Back” and completely shredded on guitar. Duo LoCash obtained individuals singing and swaying alongside to its songs “One Big Country Song,” “I Know Somebody” and they introduced out The Beach Boys’ Mike Love for his or her music “Beach Boys” and in addition they carried out “Kokomo” and “Fun, Fun, Fun.” It wasn’t as large of a shock as Carrie Underwood bringing out Weapons N’ Roses vocalist Axl Rose Saturday night time, however this fanbase positively loves a very good shock collaboration and welcomed Love with applause.
Friends continued to store, order cocktails and dance alongside to acts like Hayes Peebles and Facet Pony on the Horseshoe Stage inside Nikki Lane’s Stage Cease Market and pull up bales of hay at the Palomino Stage for Hayes Carll, Waylon Payne and Rhiannon Giddens.
Singer-songwriter and guitarist Yola, who additionally performed each Coachella Valley Music & Arts Pageant weekends at the venue, impressed throughout her flip at the Palomino. She introduced the energy of soul along with her voice to Stagecoach and individuals cheered when she hit the excessive notes on songs like “Starlight,” “Dancing Away in Tears,” “Be My Friend” and “Great Divide.” Yola additionally began a dance occasion as she grooved alongside to her music “Dancing Away In Tears,” and the crowd adopted swimsuit.
The Stagecoach Nation Music Pageant continues Sunday with Luke Combs, The Black Crowes, Cody Johnson, Smokey Robinson, The Mavericks and Diplo.