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.
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