Kanye West is also set for this year's festival
Also on the bill for the festival, which runs June 12-15 in Manchester, Tennessee, are Kanye West, Willie Nelson, MIA, My Morning Jacket, Vampire Weekend, !!!, Death Cab For Cutie, Sigur Ros, Rilo Kiley and The Raconteurs.
The much-rumoured performance by Led Zeppelin is not set to take place. However, frontman Robert Plant is slated to perform with Alison Krauss, as is Lez Zeppelin, the all-female Led Zeppelin tribute band.
Bonnaroo 2008 will feature more than 100 bands and 20 comedians performing on 13 stages over the four-day festival. Additional acts are expected to be announced in the coming weeks.
For the first time this year, festivalgoers can purchase a Bonnaroo DVD when ordering their tickets. The DVD will feature exclusive performances and backstage footage from the 2007 festival.
Tickets will go on sale at www.bonnaroo.com on February 16 at 12:00 pm EST.
Here’s the line-up to date:
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss
Phil Lesh & Friends
My Morning Jacket
The Allman Brothers Band
Death Cab for Cutie
Levon Helm and the Ramble on the Road
The Bluegrass Allstars Feat. Luke Bulla, Sam Bush, Jerry Douglas, Bela Fleck, Edgar Meyer and Bryan Sutton
Iron & Wine
Yonder Mountain String Band
Derek Trucks & Susan Tedeschi?s Soul Stew Revival
Broken Social Scene
Robert Randolph?s Revival
Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
Tegan & Sara
The Avett Brothers
Abigail Washburn & the Sparrow Quartet featuring Bela Fleck
Phil Lesh / Larry Campbell / Jackie Greene
The Fiery Furnaces
Dark Star Orchestra
Minus the Bear
The Felice Brothers
The Lee Boys
Back Door Slam
–By our Los Angeles staff.
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