Did You Know?: Bonnaroo Festival Facts


The Disco Biscuits, O.A.R., Donavon Frankenreiter, Derek Trucks (ABB, Soul Stew Revival), Drive-By Truckers, Steel Train


Chal2na (Jurassic 5, Galactic), My Morning Jacket, Jack Johnson, Yonder Mountain String Band, Chris Wood (MMW, The Wood Brothers)


Les Claypool (Primus, Oysterhead, Flying Frog Brigade, 22-20s), Widespread Panic, Bela Fleck, Umphrey’s McGee, Phil Lesh (& Friends/The Dead),


Robert Randolph (Family Band, The Word, Revival), John Medeski (MMW, The Word, Mago, The Wood Brothers)

Other Quick Festie Facts:

  • Stephen Marley becomes the third different Marley to play the fest
  • This is the second year in a row that no member of Phish is on the bill
  • A member of the Grateful Dead has played the festival ever year
  • Bob and Jakob Dylan are the only father and son to have played the fest
  • Widespread Panic has played the fest with three different guitar players as members of their band
  • Tegan & Sara are the first pair of identical twin sisters to play
  • No act has played the fest every year

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  2. I don’t know how they forgot to mention Galactic in the list… That band has performed at Bonnaroo EVERY year, and will perform at this year’s as well – MARK MY WORDS!!!!

  3. and of course, Widespread Panic is the ONLY act to ever headline two nights in a row. two years no less!

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