In January, I got a press release that read "REFUSED NOT F***ING DEAD," and sure enough, the Swedish band resurrected itself to play Coachella. Now Refused is coming to town to blast our ears with raging hardcore that refuses (eh?) to stay within genre boundaries. Sleigh Bells open, whose seismic blasts of pop have more in common with Refused than you might think. NED LANNAMANN Also, read our article on Refused.