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Tuesday Reviewsday: Coachella 2013 preview

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Fans watch rappers Dr. Dre (L) and Snoop Dogg perform onstage during day 3 of the 2012 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 15, 2012 in Indio, California.
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Fans watch rappers Dr. Dre (L) and Snoop Dogg perform onstage during day 3 of the 2012 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 15, 2012 in Indio, California.

This week we'll be focusing on live music, seeing as one of the world's biggest music events kicks off this weekend right here in Southern California. The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Annual Festival runs this weekend and next.

Now it's time for Tuesday Reviewsday, our weekly new music segment.

This week we'll be focusing on live music, seeing as one of the world's biggest music events kicks off this weekend right here in Southern California. The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Annual Festival runs this weekend and next.

Over the years, the event has served as a proving ground for new artists, a place for old groups to reunite and even a safe place for some artists to come back from the dead.

You may recall that crazy Tupac hologram from last year:

To help us get acquainted with this year's festivities we have music critic Oliver Wang from Soul-Sides.com and Shirley Halperin, music editor from The Hollywood Reporter.

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