Starting on Thursday, Manchester Tennessee will swarmed with rabid music lovers. The 80+ acts include: Kanye West, Elton John, Jack White, Lionel Richie, the Avett Brothers, Phoenix, Arctic Monkeys, and Skrillex.
Bonnaroo is known for their superjams and I personally can’t wait to hear this years. This year’s SuperJam (1) is Skrillex and Friends featuring Big Gigantic with special guests Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, Robby Krieger (of The Doors), Zedd, Mickey Hart, Janelle Monáe, Joel Cummins, Warpaint, Chance the Rapper, Mike Einziger, Ruby Amanfu, High & Mighty Horns, Thundercat, and more.
SuperJam (2) is Derek Trucks featuring Chaka Khan, Taj Mahal, Eric Krasno, James Gadson, David Hidalgo, Willie Weeks, Nigel Hall, Ryan Zoidis, Eric Bloom and Adam Deitch with special guests Andrew Bird, Susan Tedeschi, Karl Denson, Ben Folds and more.
The Bluegrass Situation SuperJam is hosted by Ed Helms featuring the Lonesome Trio, Dierks Bentley, Sarah Jarosz, Lake Street Dive, The Black Lillies, The Lone Bellow, Robert Ellis, Della Mae, Bryan Sutton, and Dave Johnston of YMSB.
I wish I were going, but I will have to live vicariously from the YouTube videos.