We're revving up for the summer's annual Tempest in Tennessee -- otherwise known as the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival -- which takes place June 10-13 in Manchester, TN.
To mark the occasion, SPIN's editors have whittled down the vast roster of Bonnaroo performers to our 30 Must-Hear artists across all genres, including (left to right, above) Miranda Lambert, Against Me!, Regina Spektor, Kings of Leon, and Bomba Estereo.
Learn why we picked each of these musicians -- and stream their songs -- by clicking through our gallery.
Vince Staples is hardly the ingratiating type. “Don’t shake my hands unless you passing payment,” instructs the redoubtable young’un on “C.M.B.,” a paean to ruthlessly mercenary, Randian capitalism. “Keep your salutation / I need my 40 acres.” This ice-grilling Left Coaster is more Mack 10 than Myka 9, a verbal marksman who refuses to placate… More »