Newsweek’s new on-site reporting show is back for Season 2. Maura Currie is sending dispatches live from Life Is Beautiful — a festival that’s taken over the streets of downtown Las Vegas since 2013.
Tommy and Maura introduce themselves and give a preview of what to expect from Newsweek's coverage of Coachella 2022. Plus: thoughts on the last-minute headliner swap, and mixed signals on Tommy's height.
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Celeste Headlee, co-host of Newsweek's The Debate, chats with acclaimed composer Danny Elfman about his wide-ranging music career, his upcoming Coachella set, and Oingo Boingo's brief feud with the future creator of "The Simpsons."
Singer Bishop Briggs joins On Beat ahead of her Coachella sets to talk about her pregnancy, her sister's passing, and the lyrics she wondered if people would notice.
Tommy O'Connor talks with Stefan Babcock of Pup to talk about the band's new album "The Unraveling of PUPTHEBAND". The two talk about how this album was made, how they develop their music videos, and what it's like to be back on the road.
Tommy and Maura break down the weekend they just experienced by playing a game called "the good, the bad, and the third category." Including the best (and worst) acts they saw, how they handled the heat, and the weird placement of the bathrooms. On Beat will continue releasing episodes as we now approach weekend 2. We have interviews and plenty to talk about so be sure to subscribe wherever podcasts are available.
American drag enthusiasts might be shocked to learn that the most-followed drag queen on social media worldwide isn’t RuPaul. It’s Brazilian drag superstar Pabllo Vittar.
Newsweek's H. Alan Scott sat down with Pabllo Vittar ahead of her historic set at Weekend 1 of Coachella 2022. She’ll take the stage once again this coming Saturday, April 23.
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Days before their weekend 1 performance, Tommy caught up with Nick and Jacob of Surf Curse to see how they were feeling ahead of their set. The three talk about Surf Curse's last Coachella experience, what it was like crafting their new album, and the surprises that they have in store for us (which would've been a fun scoop for Newsweek).
This episode features two interviews conducted on the grounds at Coachella 2022. First, Maura talks with two-piece electronic music group Louis The Child. Then, Tommy talks with members of the German techno marching band MEUTE.
Tommy sits down with 21 year old singer songwriter Beabadobee ahead of her Weekend 2 Coachella performance. The two talk about Bea's Coachella experience, how she feels about so many people listening to her music, and what the creation of her latest album Beatopia was like
We spoke to Caroline Polachek and Michelle Zauner ahead of and just after their respective sets at Coachella weekend 1 — discussing viral videos, writing, and the art of a good hook.
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