PLAYLIST: The 14 Coolest Bands of Bonnaroo 2014


The annual Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival kicked off Thursday, ushering in a long weekend of concerts and camping in a middle-of-nowhere 700-acre farm in the Manchester, Tenn.

The label “coolest” is, of course, entirely subjective, but for those attending the festival, let this guide aid your last-minute scheduling and decision-making about conflicting set times.

For those who couldn’t (or wouldn’t) brave the dirt and the outdoors this year, just kick back with TIME’s Spotify playlist featuring both the festival’s biggest bands and the acts that may not be on your radar yet.

Kanye West: After a lavish, country-hopping wedding weekend with Kim Kardashian last month, you’d think Kanye West would still be in the middle of an equally lavish country-hopping honeymoon — but, no, he’s back to work, bringing the hit-packed set of his Yeezus tour to the Bonnaroo crowds on Friday night. Don’t be surprised if his recent…

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