McCartney, Petty Headlining Bonnaroo
Paul McCartney, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers and Mumford & Sons were among the headliners announced today for the annual Bonnaroo Festival in Manchester, Tennessee June 13-16.
Bonnaroo did a big build up with a three hour announcement, social media event and more hosted by Weird Al Yankovic.
Other artists set to play include: ZZ Top, Billy Idol, Gov’t Mule, Bjork, Wilco, R. Kelly, Wu-Tang Clan, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes, A$AP Rocky, Passion Pit, The xx, Pretty Lights, David Byrne and St. Vincent, Cat Power, Alt-J, Animal Collective, Matt and Kim, Grizzly Bear, Jim James, Tame Impala, Kendrick Lamar, Japandroids and Portugal. The Man. Yankovic will also perform, along with Porter Robinson, Beach House, the Gaslight Anthem, Local Natives, Purity Ring, Action Bronson, Dirty Projectors, Baroness, the National, Dwight Yoakam, the Vaccines, Holy Ghost, Killer Mike, Big K.R.I.T., Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Death Grips, Of Monsters and Men and Foals.
More details on this year’s Bonnaroo Festival can be found here.