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Eminem, Arcade Fire, Buffalo Springfield Playing Bonnaroo 2011

February 15, 2011  |  12:01pm
Eminem, Arcade Fire, Buffalo Springfield Playing Bonnaroo 2011

Between the Arcade Fire taking the Grammys by storm and Radiohead’s huge surprise, this week has gotten off to a fast start. What could make it even better? Bonnaroo just announced its 2011 lineup, for starters. Celebrating the festival’s 10th anniversary, Bonnaroo has recruited Eminem, Arcade Fire, Widespread Panic, The Black Keys and Buffalo Springfield (feat. Richie Furay, Stephen Stills, Neil Young, Rick Rosas and Joe Vitale) to headline this year’s event.

Bonnaroo—which will take place in Manchester, Tenn. on Jun. 9-12—will feature performances by My Morning Jacket, Lil Wayne, String Cheese Incident, Robert Plant & Band of Joy, Mumford & Sons, The Strokes, The Decemberists, Ray Lamontagne, Bassnectar, Iron & Wine, Girl Talk, Primus, Dr. John and The Original Meters performing Desitively Bonnaroo, Alison Krauss & Union Station, Pretty Lights, Florence + the Machine, Explosions in the Sky, STS9, Gogol Bordello, Beirut, Big Boi, Scissor Sisters, Gregg Allman, Ratatat, Robyn, Warren Haynes Band and Deerhunter.

Further down the billing, 2011 lineup will also include Opeth, Atmosphere, Old Crow Medicine Show, Bootsy Collins & the Funk University, Wiz Khalifa, Matt & Kim, Grace Potter & the Nocturnals, The Del McCoury Band and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Mavis Staples, Béla Fleck & the Flecktones, Chiddy Bang, Javanotti, Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers, Loretta Lynn, Cold War Kids, The Walkmen, Devotchka, Wanda Jackson, Neon Trees, Portugal. The Man, Sleigh Bells, Amos Lee, Best Coast, Dãm-Funk, The Sword, The Drums, The Black Angels, School of Seven Bells, J. Cole, Nicole Atkins & the Black Sea, Wavves, !!!, Junip, Freelance Whales, Justin Townes Earle, Ryan Bingham, Deer Tick, Band of Skulls, Sharon Van Etten, Abigail Washburn, Omar Souleyman, Twin Shadow, Kylesa, Man Man, The Low Anthem, Alberta Cross, Railroad Earth, Jessica Lea Mayfield, Smith Westerns, The Head and the Heart, Karen Elson, Beats Antique, 22-20s, Phosphorescent, Clare MaGuire, Hayes Carll and more to be announced.

This year also marks the return of Superjam and will feature a one-time collaborative performance featuring Dan Auerbach and Dr. John.

Bonnaroo tickets go on sale this Saturday, Feb. 19. at 12 p.m. EST. For more information about the festival, visit Bonnaroo.com.

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