• Are These Photos From Woodstock or Bonnaroo?

    June 13, 2013 3:30 PM ET
     |  Blaine McEvoy

    Forty-four years ago, a farm in upstate New York was transformed into the backdrop of one of the most significant concerts in rock history. The inaugural Woodstock Music and Art Fair laid the foundation for countless mega-raves and urban bashes to come, from the Electric Daisy Carnival to Governors Ball to this weekend's Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. A few festival necessities have remained the same since that rainy August weekend in 1969 – food, water and shelter, namely &nda...  | More »

  • John Oates Ready to Play His Dream Set at Bonnaroo

    June 11, 2013 1:55 PM ET
     |  Steve Baltin

    More than four decades after he and musical partner Daryl Hall released their debut album, John Oates is not only going strong – he is branching out musically in several ways. The singer has assembled an ambitious new project, A Good Road to Follow, which will see him release singles on a monthly basis, including collaborations with Hot Chelle Rae, Ryan Tedder, Vince Gill, Taylor Swift producer Nathan Chapman and many more. Eventually Oates will tour behind the singles, though he antici...  | More »

  • Bonnaroo's 10 Must-See Acts

    June 5, 2013 11:15 AM ET
     |  Rolling Stone

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  • Billy Idol Promises 'Party Set' at Bonnaroo

    May 30, 2013 12:55 PM ET
     |  Adam Gold

    Appearing at the same time as R. Kelly and "Weird Al" Yankovic, Billy Idol has some stiff competition when he makes his Bonnaroo debut in Manchester, Tennessee next month. "It's a shame we can't get together on one stage," the iconic punk-turned-New Waver told Rolling Stone, chuckling in his trademark cockney accent during a conference call with reporters about the festival. "Weird Al, R. Kelly and me – that's [three] pretty diverse acts. If that's trying to give peo...  | More »

  • Photos: Summer Festival Gear Guide

    May 29, 2013 4:15 PM ET

    17 products that'll keep you on the grid – and off a stretcher – all season long  | More »

  • Paul McCartney, Tom Petty, Mumford & Sons to Play Bonnaroo

    February 19, 2013 2:05 PM ET
     |  Rolling Stone

    Paul McCartney, Mumford & Sons and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers are among the biggest acts slated for this year's Bonnaroo festival, which also includes Bjork, Wilco, Wu-Tang Clan, R. Kelly and more. Bonnaroo takes place from June 13th-16th in Manchester, Tennessee. Photos: Backstage at Bonnaroo 2012 "Weird Al" Yankovic announced the roster of acts during the Bonnaroo Live Lineup Announcement Megathon (B.L.A.M.) live stream. Other artists set to play include: Edward Sh...  | More »

  • Video: Watch: Bonnaroo Unveils 2013 Lineup

    February 19, 2013 7:00 AM ET

    Bonnaroo is halfway through its 2013 lineup announcement live stream, and so far the list of performers includes artists like: Paul McCartney, Mumford & Sons, Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, Wilco, The Wu-Tang Clan, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeroes, A$AP Rocky, R. Kelly, Passion Pit, The xx, ZZ Top, Bjork, Pretty Lights, David Byrne and St. Vincent, Billy Idol, Cat Power, Alt-J, Animal Collective, Matt & Kim, Grizzly Bear, Jim James, Tame Impala, Kendrick Lamar, Japandroids, P...  | More »

  • Video: Bonnaroo Announces 2013 Dates

    September 12, 2012 1:15 PM ET

    Bonnaroo Music and Arts festival has announced next year's iteration will take place June 13th-16th in Manchester, Tennessee. Limited ticket pre-sale information will be announced in November. Bonnaroo 2012 featured Radiohead, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, a reunited Beach Boys, D'Angelo's first U.S. live performance in over a decade and more. For more info and future updates, visit Bonnaroo's website.   | More »

  • Video: Chappo Chat Craigslist, New Album at Bonnaroo

    June 18, 2012 8:44 AM ET

    Brooklyn rockers Chappo sat down backstage at Bonnaroo to chat with Rolling Stone about the band's Craigslist origins, the benefit of commercial syncs, and their latest record, Moonwater. "We recorded in a makeshift studio up in Vermont," says frontman Alex Chappo. "We kind of hauled a bunch of our gear there and set up a satellite studio outside of New York. It was really cold, it was January, so daylight would end around 4 p.m., so we had to force ourself to try to get out to...  | More »

  • Video: Dumpstaphunk Talk Funk, the Dirtiest Four-Letter Word, at Bonnaroo

    June 17, 2012 12:55 PM ET

    New Orleans funkateers Dumpstaphunk sat down backstage with Benjy Eisen at Bonnaroo to chat about the group's latest record, Dirty Word, and the myriad influences they bring to their tunes. Frontman Ivan Neville – the son of the Neville Brothers' Aaron – chatted about having Joseph "Ziagoboo" Medeliste's drum set sitting in his living room for six months and a particular Rolling Stones concert at Giants Stadium, where he ended up missing his chance to play live with...  | More »

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