Bonnaroo 2010 lineup begins to be posted, Phoenix and Weezer already on board… and so is Jay-Z!

Today Bonnaroo’s initial lineup gets announced. The only catch is that they’ve invited the bands to announce their involvement over the course of the day through whatever social media they want. Starting at noon (two hours from now), Bonnaroo’s myspace page will begin to compile a list of who all has announced. But why wait! Here’s my running tab (with loads of help from the Bonnaroo message board) of what bands have official announced today that they’re playing my favorite music festival:

*Blues Traveler
*OK Go
*John Fogerty
*Medeski Martin & Wood
*Jeff Beck
*Punch Brothers
*the Avett Brothers
*Cross Canadian Ragweed
*Neon Indian
*Big Sam’s Funky Nation
*the Flaming Lips
*the Black Keys
*Ingrid Michaelson
*the National
*Local Natives
*the xx
*Regina Spektor
*Mayer Hawthorne
*the Disco Biscuits
*Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers
*Norah Jones
*Monte Montgomery
*Thievery Corporation
*She & Him
*Jimmy Cliff
*Tokyo Police Club
*Kings of Leon
*Dr Dog
*Baaba Maal
*Zac Brown Band
*John Prine
*Dave Matthews Band
*Dave Rawlings Machine
*Dropkick Murphys
*Manchester Orchestra
*Jeff Beck
*Jay Electronica
*The Postelles
*Carolina Chocolate Drops
*Damian Marley & Nas
*Tenacious D
*the Black Keys
*Jamey Johnson
*They Might Be Giants
*The Entrance Band
*Nitty Gritty Dirty Band

And of course I’ll post the full lineup later today. This is just for those who are way too excited, like myself.

UPDATE: Well, the lineup is going live at Bonnaroo’s myspace, but they’re rolling it out one artist every five minutes or so. We’ve already got the first two on the list (Flaming Lips & Avett Bros), so I’ll just keep updating this as it goes.

Here’s the great video the Avett Brothers made to announce their involvement:

8 thoughts on “Bonnaroo 2010 lineup begins to be posted, Phoenix and Weezer already on board… and so is Jay-Z!”

  1. eh the majority of these artists are gonna be at coachella, john fogerty and weezer are pretty sweet adds though

  2. Is this the “second-chance club” reunion??? Mix in a little bit of over “overplayed on the radio” and you’ve got Bonnaroo 2010! I guess I can say that the beginning of the 90’s were awkward too with all the shitty 80’s carryovers hanging on like Giardia lamblia.

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