Bonnaroo Lineup 2016 Leaks: Pearl Jam, LCD Soundsystem, Dead and Co. and More to Play
Bonnaroo may have been planning a big reveal on CONAN next week, but the festival's official 2016 lineup accidentally leaked online on Wednesday (Jan. 13), revealing three major headliners and 90 more artists.
The majority of the Bonnaroo 2016 lineup leaked on the festival's app on Wednesday night, and while the roster was only online for a short amount of time, but because nothing on the Internet ever really goes away, the information lives on. Previously rumored headliners Pearl Jam are confirmed for Bonnaroo 2016 alongside LCD Soundsystem and Dead and Company, Consequence of Sound reports.
Other acts fit in line with Bonnaroo's unique blend of rock with a crunchy feel, including Death Cab for Cutie, Father John Misty, HAIM, Grace Potter, Jason Isbell, Kurt Vile and the Violators, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, M83, Tame Impala, Ween and more.
Of course, other genres will be present, including hip-hop (courtesy of Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Tyler the Creator and Vince Staples) and some token pop (Ellie Goulding, Halsey). Ed Helms will also be returning for yet another bluegrass superjam. There eclectic mix is also aided by Big Grams (Big Boi and Phantogram), St. Lucia, Leon Bridges, Givers, Cashmere Cat, X Ambassadors, Lucius, FIDLAR, BORNS, Third Eye Blind, Purity Ring, CHVRCHES, Beach Fossils, Mavis Staples, Lord Huron, Lamb of God, Lettuce and more.
Though the list of leaked acts is long and true, more bands are expected to play the festival. The full lineup will still be revealed on CONAN on Tuesday, Jan. 19, at 11 p.m. on TBS.
Bonnaroo will take place from June 9 to 12 in Manchester, Tennessee.