Roger Friedman of FoxNews.com reports Madonna was roundly booed by the Coachella Valley Music Festival audience in California over the weekend after showing up late on stage in a small tent. She then performed only six songs really that no one has much affection for ‘Hung Up’, ‘Get Together’, ‘I Love New York’, ‘Ray of Light (2006 Version)’, ‘Let It Will Be (Paper Faces Mix)’, and ‘Everybody (2005 Version)’. Read more.
Madonna Wins Over Restless Crowd At Coachella Fest
May 2, 2006 – Jonathan Cohen of Billboard reports Madonna made her festival debut at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in southern California, performing six songs Sunday in front of one of the largest crowds ever to witness an artist at the two-day event.
Madonna Playing Coachella
April 29, 2006 – Carson Daly joked during his ‘Last Call’ monologue on Friday night, “You know, Madonna is playing the Coachella Indie Music Festival. It’s cool, Madonna’s actually doing something different, she’s playing on a much smaller, more intimate stage than she usually does which I think is very cool. But still, for my money, I say a Madonna concert is best if you can catch it in 1985.”
Madonna To Finally Release Original ‘American Life’ Video
April 28, 2006 – Madonna will release her documentary “I’m Going To Tell You a Secret” as a CD/DVD package June 13 via Warner Bros. The film, directed by Jonas Akerlund, chronicles the diva’s 2004 Re-Invention Tour. The DVD will include never-before-seen footage from the documentary as well as the director’s cut of Madonna’s controversial music video for 2003’s ‘American Life’ single. The artist canceled the release of the original clip shortly before its U.S. premiere. The DVD will be accompanied by a 14 track CD from both film & concert.