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Bonnaroo Lineup Announced For 2011

The crowd celebrates at the 2010 Bonnaroo arts and music festival.

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Eminem, Arcade Fire, Robert Plant, Loretta Lynn and Big Boi are among the artists performing at this year's Bonnaroo festival, scheduled to be held in Manchester, Tenn. June 9-12. Event organizers announced the full lineup today. It includes what will be Buffalo Springfield's only festival performance of the year.

All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen spoke with Bonnaroo co-founder Ashley Capps about this year's lineup and how it all came together. You can listen to the full interview here:

Hear NPR Music's full coverage of last year's Bonnaroo music and arts festival, with full concerts by Dave Matthews, LCD Soundsystem, Tori Amos, and more.

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Listen to an Interview with Bonnaroo Co-Founder Ashley Capps

Arcade Fire
Widespread Panic
The Black Keys
Buffalo Springfield featuring Richie Furay, Stephen Stills, Neil Young, Rick Rosas, Joe Vitale
My Morning Jacket
Lil Wayne
String Cheese Incident
Robert Plant & Band Of Joy
Mumford & Sons
The Strokes
The Decemberists
Ray LaMontagne
Iron & Wine
Girl Talk
Dr. John and The Original Meters performing Desitively Bonnaroo
Alison Krauss & Union Station
Pretty Lights
Florence And The Machine
SuperJam with Dan Auerbach and Dr. John
Explosions In The Sky
Gogol Bordello
Big Boi
Scissor Sisters
Gregg Allman
Global Gypsy Punk Revue curated by Eugene Hütz
Warren Haynes Band
Old Crow Medicine Show
Bootsy Collins & The Funk University
Wiz Khalifa
Matt & Kim
Grace Potter & The Nocturnals
The Del McCoury Band & The Preservation Hall Jazz Band
Mavis Staples
Béla Fleck And The Flecktones
Chiddy Bang
Bruce Hornsby
Loretta Lynn
Cold War Kids
The Walkmen
Wanda Jackson
Neon Trees
Portugal. The Man
Sleigh Bells
Amos Lee
Best Coast
Dãm-Funk & Master Blazter
The Sword
The Drums
The Black Angels
School Of Seven Bells
J. Cole
Nicole Atkins & The Black Sea
Freelance Whales
Justin Townes Earle
Ryan Bingham & The Dead Horses
Deer Tick
Band of Skulls
Sharon Van Etten
Abigail Washburn
Omar Souleyman
Twin Shadow
Man Man
The Low Anthem
Alberta Cross
Railroad Earth
Jessica Lea Mayfield
Smith Westerns
The Head And The Heart
Karen Elson
Beats Antique
Clare Maguire
Hayes Carll

Will you be attending this year's Bonnaroo? Got any stories of what it's like from previous years?



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