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Anti-Kanye graffiti still decorates the walls at Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. / Bruce Boeko

Hip-hop icon Kanye West returned to headline Bonnaroo Friday night after his disastrous 2008 performance. West’s notoriously late and brief 2008 set spawned a festival tradition of shorts, with the catch phrase “f*ck Kanye” being screamed and spray-painted across the festival every year since. While West only missed his start time by roughly 10 minutes, …

Jack White settled into a captivating two and a half hour performance on the What Stage Saturday night at Bonnaroo, proving his well-deserved headlining spot. After opening the show with The White Stripes’ “Icky Thump,” White, along with his six-piece band, dove into “Highball Stepper,” a shrilling instrumental off his sophomore solo album “Lazaretto,” which …

By John Connor Coulston and Maranda Faris Sidelines Staff The Friday night sets at Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival stayed true to their roots, featuring sets from bands playing metal to reggae to indie and rap. Umphreys McGee Jam band Umphreys McGee played to a mostly seated crowd during their Friday afternoon set on day …

Die Antwoord performs a late night set at the 2014 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival during the early morning hours of June 14, 2014. (Matt Masters/MTSU Sidelines)

By Maranda Faris Editor-in-Chief Two hours after Kanye West’s chance at redemption, Die Antwoord fans worried that they would not be seeing the South African rap duo perform at Bonnaroo. The set began more than a half-hour late due to technical difficulties with the stage crew and lighting, but fans feared that rapper Ninja’s recent …

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For more updates, follow us at www.mtsusidelines.com, on Facebook at MTSU Sidelines and on Twitter/Instagram at @Sidelines_Life. To contact Lifestyles editor John Connor Coulston, email lifestyles@mtsusidelines.com