Last month the
Now the festival has added weight to those rumors with a photo posted Thursday on its Facebook page. As seen at the top of this post, the photo depicts what appears to be a large round rock -- a rolling stone, in other words -- in the middle of Indio's Empire Polo Club, where Coachella takes place.
This year's edition of the three-day show will run April 12-14 and repeat the following weekend, April 19-21. The official lineup is due to be announced later this month.
If the Stones are indeed set to play Coachella, the festival gig will follow up a series of 50th-anniversary shows the band played late last year in London, Brooklyn and New Jersey. (It also appeared at the 12-12-12
At the last of those concerts, on Dec. 15 in Newark, N.J., the Stones -- whose latest single, "Doom and Gloom," can be seen below -- were joined by guests including
So far the band has denied the Coachella booking, though more dates in 2013 seem all but certain. Referring to the brief anniversary tour,