Bonnaroo Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Impressive Lineup
February 15, 2011 at 10:15 AM (PT)
SUPERFLY PRODUCTIONS and A.C. ENTERTAINMENT have announced the initial lineup for the 2011 BONNAROO MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL. The 10th annual four-day camping and music festival will be held on JUNE 9th- 12th on the same 700-acre farm in MANCHESTER, TN.
The final Bonnaroo 2011 lineup will total over 125 bands and over 20 comedians performing on 13 stages. Several impressive names have been announced TODAY (2/15) including:
EMINEM, ARCADE FIRE, WIDESPREAD PANIC, BUFFALO SPRINGFIELD, THE BLACK KEYS, MY MORNING JACKET, LIL' WAYNE, STRING CHEESE INCIDENT, ROBERT PLANT & BAND OF JOY, MUMFORD & SONS, THE STROKES, THE DECEMBERISTS, ALISON KRAUSS & UNION STATION, FLORENCE + THE MACHINE, PRIMUS, BIG BOI, SCISSOR SISTERS, GREGG ALLMAN, ROBYN, DEERHUNTER, SLEIGH BELLS and AMOS LEE.
As one of the special programming highlights of its 10th year, BONNAROO offers a rare joint appearance by DR. JOHN AND THE ORIGINAL METERS recreating, in its entirety, the legendary 1974 album "Desitively Bonnaroo", the source of the festival's moniker.
Further, in celebration of BONNAROO's 10th year, BEN & JERRY's will be making BONNAROO BUZZ available for purchase in pints in frozen foods freezers across the country. BONNAROO BUZZ is the flavor that was designed in 2010 specifically in honor of the festival. Until now, it was only available in BEN & JERRY'S SCOOP SHOPS.
Tickets for the event will go on sale on this SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 19th. The official festival website is bonnaroo.com.