So instead of just showing us a pretty poster with a bunch of names listed, Bonnaroo is being kind of annoying this year with its lineup announcement. They are doing a live-stream event hosted by Weird Al Yankovic (of course) during which acts and artists are being revealed at a slow pace. The festival takes place June 13-16 in Manchester, Tenn. and sigh, well, here’s what we got out of it so far. We’ll keep updating this list when more names are revealed. They’ll be at the front.
Weird Al Yankovic, Diiv, Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti, Four Tet, Earl Sweatshirt, Father John Misty, Cults.
Matt & Kim, Animal Collective, Action Bronson, Haim, Kendrick Lamar, Futurebirds, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Tame Impala, Soul Super Jam with Jim James & John Oates, Divine Fits, Conspirator, Tallest Man on Earth.
Wu-Tang, ZZ Top, Bjork, Milo Greene, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, Purity Ring, Cat Power, Boys Noize, the Sheepdogs.
R. Kelly, Alt-J, Beach House, Gaslight Anthem, Local Natives, Dirty Projectors, Baroness, the National, the Vaccines, Dwight Yoakam, Holy Ghost!, Death Grips.
Nas, the Stepkids, Gov’t Mule, Porter Robinson.
Grizzly Bear, Foals, Wolfgang Gartner, Portugal. The Man, Amadou & Miriam, Walk the Moon, Wild Nothing, Lord Huron, Deep Valley, Killer Mike, Japandroids.
Billy Idol, Mumford & Sons, Pretty Lights, A$AP Rocky, the xx, Wilco, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Passion Pit, Of Monsters and Men, Twenty One Pilots, Trombone Shorty, Big K.R.I.T., David Byrne & St. Vincent, Jim James.