Watch the Bonnaroo 2013 lineup announcementBy Matt Miller | February 19th, 2013 | No Comments »
After months of rumors and “Hardy Boys”-style clues, the Bonnaroo 2013 lineup will be announced today. The announcement comes via a live stream at noon EST, which includes a broadcast of classic festival performances and the revealing of the lineup. You can watch the Bonnaroo 2013 lineup announcement live stream below.
The actual announcement comes at 1 p.m. EST and is hosted by “Weird Al” Yankovic. The Manchester, Tenn. festival takes place from June 13-16. Last year’s lineup included Phish, Beastie Boys, Bon Iver and others. Some of the artists rumored to be on the Bonnaroo 2013 lineup include, Paul McCartney, the Who, Mumford & Sons and Wu-Tang Clan.
So the announced lineup so far includes, the xx, Wilco, A$AP Rocky, Pretty lights, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Passion Pit, Of Monsters and Men, Trombone Shorty, St. Vincent, Jim James, Grizzly Bear, Foals, Portugal. The Man, Grizzly Bear, Japandroids, Foals, Wild Nothing, Killer Mike, Amadou & Mariam, Billy Idol, Beach House, Local Natives, Dirty Projectors, the National and R. Kelly.
At 2 p.m. EST ”a surprise one-time only classic Bonnaroo full performance will be streamed,” according to the Bonnaroo website.
Here’s the full Bonnaroo live announcement schedule. See if you can handle this much Weird Al:
Noon – 1PM EST – Classic Bonnaroo Concert Moments
1PM – 2PM – B.L.A.M! – Bonnaroo Lineup Announcement Megathon
2PM – 3PM – Surprise Classic Bonnaroo Concert
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