Tag Archives: bonnaroo

ROO: HERE WE GO MAGIC

by lisa Of course Bonnaroo happened some time ago, June 10-13 to be exact. But this performance by Here We Go Magic is so moving and emotive that I wanted it posted. There’s a seamless transition from “Fangela” to “Tunnelvision” and the energy exuded during the track’s build up is inescapable. The background rumblings of [...]

BONNAROO 2010: RECAP

by ryan s. (pics by charles poladian) I’m happy to report that we’ve made it back to Brooklyn after another year of sweating through four fantastic days of music and human interaction in Manchester, TN for Bonnaroo 2010.  Showers and mattresses never feel as good as when you finally get back from the crazy trek. [...]

OFF TO BONNAROO

by ryan s Another Bonnaroo is fast approaching and I’m happy to have started the drive south to Manchester, TN.  The most common question I get is “who are you most excited to see?”  Which makes me realize that this year I’m not driving toward a certain sound, I’ve become addicted to the unique experience [...]

WHAT DEFINED YOUR 09?

by QC staff Well, hello there. How’ve you been? How was the year? What did you do? Who did you see? Why did you make the decisions you made? Did they turn out well? Did your mistakes become happy accidents? Did you hear that song? You know which one. Wasn’t it great? How about that [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL: 6/17

by charles poladian What is good party people? So, I hear the rumor on the streets is that young cats, like myself and you, loyal reader, dig festivals. Well, if that’s the case, we must have died and gone to heaven last weekend. You had Bonnaroo for those who seriously wanted to party and Northside [...]

2009 BONNAROO WRAP-UP

by neil, alex, & muggs The weekend was a break from social convention, an immersion into music of the last 20 years, and a psychedelic adventure in Manchester, Tennessee.  An illustrious collection of Brooklyn indie rockers graced the Bonnaroo stages over the four day affair, with some surprise standouts. We’ve got band by band breakdowns [...]

FESTINOMICS

by julie f If you live in New York City, would like to attend Wakarusa 2009 but you’re in a rush because you have a job (which you are, because you do, because you live here) this is what you have to do: Fly in to Little Rock, Arkansas on Thursday June 4th as soon [...]

WHO ARE YOU MOST EXCITED TO SEE AT ROO’ 09?

by rufus TV on the Radio Snoop Dog Phish David Byrne Beastie Boys Animal Collective Yeah Yeah Yeahs wilco lots of hippy tits mars volta Add an Answer View Results … Not since Radiohead headlined in 2006 has the Bonnaroo lineup announcement generated so much hype. I feel like half my friends have made mental [...]

BONNAROO GRABS GREENING AWARD

by bob panza Bonnaroo Music Festival in Manchester, Tennessee is one of just six festivals world wide to be awarded with the “Outstanding Greener Festival” Award by the Awards Committee at agreenerfestival.com. DIRTY LIKE BY LIONS MIX:

QC INTERVIEW: TEGAN AND SARA

by eliza czander Before heading off to ACL and then onto another big tour, QC contributing writer Eliza Czander was able to get on the phone with Sara from indie pop twosome Tegan and Sara. Below, she gets the scoop on playing festivals, future collaborations, and how Americans run on fear. THE CON BY TEGAN [...]