Tag Archives: Bonnaroo

Bonnaroo boasts eclectic lineup w/ Gojira and Deafheaven added for 2019

Posted by on January 8, 2019

The initial lineup for the 18th annual Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival was announced today (8th), and it seems like it’s going back to their traditional indie roots with a few mainstream bands added to the bill. Being held once again at Great Stage Park, the 700-acre farm outside Nashville in Manchester, Tennessee will see […]

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Bonnaroo continues festival trend of ignoring metal

Posted by on January 11, 2017

Headed to Manchester, TN for Bonnaroo? If so, it’s not going to be to see any metal. Much like Coachella, the festival has nothing remotely heavy on it. In fact, it shares a lot of the same artists as Coachella this year. With the exception of headliners U2 and Red Hot Chili Peppers, this could […]

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Lamb Of God and Clutch to play Bonnaroo with Pearl Jam, Dead & Company, and LCD Soundsystem

Posted by on January 19, 2016

This year’s Coachella may boast Guns N’ Roses, Volbeat and Deafheaven in its lineup. However, Bonnaroo has booked some impressively heavy acts itself, namely Lamb Of God and Clutch. Despite most of the bill getting leaked last week, Conan O’Brien officially announced the lineup to this year’s edition of Bonnaroo on Tuesday night’s episode of his […]

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Slayer reveal cover art, title track coming Friday, have Bonnaroo fans

Posted by on June 16, 2015

If you were tired of listening to “Implode” and “When the Stillness Comes,” you’re about to get a little more Slayer in your life. The title track to the band’s forthcoming Repentless album will be digitally released this Friday (19). Also today, the band released the cover artwork to the album, due out on September 11. […]

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Slayer, Between The Buried And Me, Pallbearer performing at Bonnaroo with Billy Joel and more

Posted by on January 13, 2015

Sure, Coachella has AC/DC. But do they have Slayer, Between The Buried And Me, Pallbearer and Unlocking The Truth? No? Well, this year’s Bonnaroo does! Throughout Tuesday evening, the annual weekend festival asked fans to call a special phone number (1-844-ROO-2015) to find out who was playing, and then share their findings via social media […]

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Deafheaven announce headlining tour with Pallbearer, Wreck & Reference

Posted by on April 1, 2014

Deafheaven’s popularity continues to grow following a tour with Between The Buried and Me and being included in the lineup for Bonnaroo 2014, among other summer festivals. Now the band has announced a North American headlining  tour with Pallbearer and Wreck & Reference that will mesh with their summer festival stops. The dates are listed below: […]

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Meshuggah and Between The Buried And Me to tour [UPDATED]

Posted by on March 31, 2014

Ever read about a tour that sounds so heavy your bowels rattle? If not, this might be your first experience. It has been reported that Meshuggah, celebrating their 25th anniversary this year, will be touring North America in addition to playing festivals like Bonnaroo. The tour, titled 25 Years Of Musical Deviance Tour, will feature Meshuggah and […]

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Headbangers Brawl 2/21: Time for Mayhem (rumors)

Posted by on February 21, 2014

Earlier this week, the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival announced the dates and venues of its seventh annual tour. And although we know when and where the fest will be playing this Summer, they’re waiting until March 31st to unveil the actual lineup. And while Korn, Avenged Sevenfold and Body Count appear to have let […]

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Baroness To Play Bonnaroo 2013 With The Likes Of Paul McCartney, R. Kelly And More

Posted by on February 19, 2013

Just minutes ago, Weird Al Yankovic hosted BLAM (the Bonnaroo Lineup Announcement Megathon). During this live web stream, Weird Al revealed the lineup one by one to this year’s Bonaroo. Now with the “lineup announcement” portion done, let’s take a look at who’ll be playing the three-day June festival. Staying true to its reputation, Bonnaroo’s […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Onstage Metal Freakouts

Posted by on September 24, 2012

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. By now you’ve probably heard about Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong’s meltdown onstage at the “iHeartRadio Festival” in Las Vegas, NV this past weekend, which then lead him into rehab. Hell, you’ve probably seen video of it by now […]

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