But the music, these days, is really more of a backdrop when it comes to Coachella.
The core of the story is set against the backdrop of the Iraq invasion, the buildup, and the immediate aftermath.
Any glitches in the arrangements were easy to forgive against a backdrop of rubble.
Amid this backdrop Sir John ordered the General Post Office (GPO) covertly to monitor the King's telephone calls.
This multisided power struggle is taking place against a backdrop of major political changes in Mogadishu as well.
A low line of hills loomed beyond, painted of silver gray against the backdrop of starry sky and the pallor of moon mists.
He recognized a backdrop he had seen thousands of times behind the announcer who introduced the news-casts.
The green-sloped, snow-capped Bernardinoes form a backdrop for the desert underneath.
She was raised for the most-part in Maine, which forms a backdrop to much of her fiction.
Eyes the size of Navy dirigibles, with pupils of deep cerulean blue, floating against the backdrop of the gray cumulus.