By bryantpham | April 19th, 2011
I’ve been told that 2011 is the year of dubstep. Unfortunately, this year I was only able to catch one dubstep act at Coachella, and it was a severe letdown. Don’t get me wrong — I agreed with Skrillex being on the list of Top 5 Electronic acts to catch at Coachella 2011 — but after watching his set I couldn’t help but lament about how poorly it was put together and how sloppily it was executed.
Fortunately, the rest of the weekend was filled with amazing artists and amazing live shows. This list contains *my* top 5 performances. Note that due to overlapping schedules, naps, water breaks and general idiocy, I was unable to see all the groups that I wish I could have. Of those I did see, these 5 really blew my mind: