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Photo by Sarah Grace Taylor / MTSU Seigenthaler News Service Story by Sarah Grace Taylor / MTSU Seigenthaler News Service  MANCHESTER, Tenn. — There’s a world of difference between going to Bonnaroo and performing at Bonnaroo. “I’ve been coming here for 10 (expletive) years,” Jessey Clark yelled from the New Music on Tap Lounge stage in Bonnaroo’s …

Photo courtesy of The Front Bottoms  Story by Brinley Hineman / MTSU Seigenthaler News Service  The Front Bottoms have come a long way from playing shows in their friends’ living rooms. In fact, they’ve upgraded from local show circuits to the largest stage Bonnaroo has to offer. Playing Saturday afternoon, the Front Bottoms stormed the …

Photo by Hannah Schwartz / MTSU Seigenthaler News Service MANCHESTER, Tenn. — Electronica stalwarts Big Gigantic and Major Lazer were among the acts wowing the buzzing crowds both after and preceding the headlining superstar U2’s performance late Friday night and into the wee hours Saturday morning to close day two of the 16th annual Bonnaroo …

Photo by Andrew Wigdor / MTSU Seigenthaler News Service Story by Andrew Wigdor / MTSU Seigenthaler News Service Francis Farewell Starlite, known as Francis and the Lights, performed an enigmatic Bonnaroo show, which featured wild dancing, the use of Francis’s signature “Prismizer” and a surprise visit from Chance the Rapper on Friday evening at the What Stage. Bringing …

Photos by Andrew Wigdor and Tiffany Brady / MTSU Seigenthaler News Service Story by Andrew Wigdor / MTSU Seigenthaler News Service  As Bonnaroo celebrated its sixteenth birthday, musicians and attendees gathered to enjoy a weekend of music and sunny days at Great Stage Park in Manchester, Tennessee from June 8 through 11. With genres spanning …

Photo by Gregory French / Sidelines Archives Story by Alexis Marshall / MTSU Seigenthaler News Service The Glass Animals made their second Bonnaroo appearance last night at the Which Stage, offering a smooth transition from pre-heat liners, the XX, to rock legends, U2. Their chilled out indie rock set was heavily influenced by funk and hip-hop. They …