Thursday, February 17, 2011
Bonnaroo 2011 Lineup Announced
On Tuesday, the lineup for the 2011 edition of Bonnaroo was announced. This year's edition is the 10th anniversary of the festival and features a very eclectic mix of artists ranging from My Morning Jacket and Primus to Eminem and Lil Wayne to The Sword and Kylesa. Recent Album of the Year winners Arcade Fire are scheduled to perform that weekend as is Buffalo Springfield featuring original members Richie Furay, Stephen Stills and Neil Young. Other performers scheduled to rock Manchester, TN on the weekend of June 9-12 include Mumford & Sons, Big Boi, Atmosphere, The Black Keys, The Strokes, Best Coast, Mavis Staples, Robert Plant & Band of Joy, The Decemberists, Florence + the Machine, Gogol Bordello, Band of Skulls, Loretta Lynn, Scissor Sisters, Karen Elson and plenty more for you to see and choose from including a variety of activities and attractions.
Tickets are ranging from $224.50 to $249.50 with a $23.10 ticket fee and 10-ticket limit per customer and will go on sale this Saturday, February 19 at 12:00 P.M. EST. To find out more about tickets, package deals, camping arrangements and other miscellaneous need to know items, visit the Bonnaroo website. The overall lineup this year is really nice and definitely provides something for everyone. By all means, go if you can. If you are lucky, you might even get to see Big Boi and The Black Keys perform tracks from Brothers of Chico Dusty. That possibility, alone, is worth the admission.