Bonnaroo 2012

Lionel Richie and Kenny Rogers Hang in a Tent, Recall the Birth of ‘Lady’

SPIN went backstage with Das Racist, chauffered the Black Lips, pitched a tent with EMA, and visited the campgrounds with Danny Brown at Bonnaroo this…
Luke McCormick / June 20, 2012

Joyride: Hop Aboard fun.’s Tour Bus

NYC future-pop pals show SPIN the 'Nacho Libre' DVDs and stuffed otters along for the ride in their traveling home.
Ken Bachor / June 19, 2012

Shut Up, ‘Roo: Backstage at Bonnaroo With Das Racist

From the exciting (hanging with Flea!) to the necessary (munching corn chips), see how the Brooklyn crew did the 'Roo.
SPIN Staff / June 15, 2012

Lip Service: The Black Lips Get Chauffered Around Bonnaroo

The band searches for a long-lost cousin on a golf-cart joyride around the 'Roo grounds. Sober SPIN took the wheel.
Ken Bachor / June 14, 2012

See Danny Brown Laugh His Way Around Bonnaroo’s Tent City

The rising rapper lives like a rock star at the summer's biggest festival.
SPIN Staff / June 11, 2012

Phish Noodle Bonnaroo to the Finish Line: 12 Key Sunday Sets

Bonnaroo has long shed its rep as the patchouliest fest in the land, but its 2012 installment ended with a jam that rivaled ?uestlove's Superjam…
SPIN Staff / June 11, 2012

D’Angelo Shocks Bonnaroo: 11 Standout Saturday Sets

Saturday's Bonnaroo headliners turned out strong sets, but it's hard to compete with the return of one of the most mysterious, magical R&B singers of…
SPIN Staff / June 10, 2012

Radiohead at Bonnaroo 2012: Plus 11 More Friday Standouts

SPIN's Manchester journey continues as Thom Yorke teases a collaboration with Jack White and Major Lazer send the crowd on an interstellar journey, but a…
SPIN Staff / June 9, 2012

Bonnaroo 2012: Danny Brown, EMA, White Denim, and 7 More Thursday Highlights

Once again, SPIN jumps deep into the mud, sweat, and fried Oreos of the mighty Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. For 2012, we'll be skipping…
SPIN Staff / June 8, 2012

Watch Bonnaroo 2012 From the Comfort of Your Own Couch

Because everyone can't whisk away to Manchester, Tennessee, this weekend to tough it out in the dust at this year's Bonnaroo, fest organizers have hooked…
Devon Maloney / June 7, 2012