40 Best Things We Saw at Coachella 2015

Rock reunions, desert dance parties and a generation-spanning kiss: the most memorable moments from Weekend One

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Best Light Show (Electronic Edition): Flying Lotus
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Best Light Show (Electronic Edition): Flying Lotus

Flying Lotus appeared only as a pair of glowing sunglasses on Friday, delivering his You're Dead Tour performance from inside a shadowy "Hypercube," a booth where the visionary producer had dazzling splashes of animated color, shapes and characters projected across the surface. The effect inside the Mojave tent was like a post-modern kaleidoscope to accompany his fusion of stuttering beats, electronics, jazz, noise and more, with a bit of Drake's "Know Yourself" tossed in for artful deconstruction. The visuals enhanced rather than distracted from the sonic exploration (unlike the unfortunate cube OutKast brought last year to Indio), and left both eyes and ears craving more.

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