Mojave Desert: Arizona, US
Writing this post from home in Toronto… I took a few notes along 4000 km/9 day journey across the USA with my family. First stop.. the desert! Starting from Venice, LA we drove out towards Arizona or in other words the pure-desert.. no ones out here… it’s the most barren landscape I’ve ever seen. Here’s a couple of photos I took from the car along the California/Arizona border aka the Mojave Desert.
Sundown in the Desert
Coachella or as Julian Casablanca calls it on-stage “Coachell-ee!” was absolutely amazing this past weekend just outside of LA. A three-day odyssey of music, art & a super-hot California desert.. the festival was super-fun. There were so many bands to talk about but the Gorillaz & Jay Z were by-far the most fun to watch.. Thom Yorke played a wicked set with Flea from RHCP as well.
We had lots of fun! The area was gorgeous with palm trees & mountain vistas & the camping area was lots of fun at night +plus Spicy Pie Pizza made gooood pizza.. a perfect music festival all-and-all.. we’ll come back. The New York Times wrote a great synopsis of all the music.. I agree with all of their mini-reviews of the best acts.. Owen Pallett gets a mention!
Coachella Music Festival, Ferris Wheel!!