Coachella 2018: The 18 Best Things We Saw at Weekend One

From Queen Bey to Cardi B and beyond

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David Byrne
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Koury Angelo for Rolling Stone9/18

David Byrne

The former Talking Head kept his band of 11 (with six percussionists) on their feet and moving. Byrne led a fiery set of Heads classics and songs from his new American Utopia, closing with a cover of Janelle Monáe's "Hell You Talmbout," singing and shouting with the full band about generations of black men killed under outrageous circumstances. Names were listed with rage and remembrance, from Trayvon Martin back to Emmitt Till: "Say his name! Say his name!"

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