In true Skrillex video fashion, it’s bananacakes. Shady gangs, breakdancing, and a big light saber fight, all to some raucous melding of the past and present kings of dubstep.
We already knew some of the headliners (Eminem, Kings of Leon, Arctic Monkeys, Skrillex), but the official release revealed a few new acts on the bill including Foster the People, Lorde, Avett Brothers and the rest of the bill.
Q&A: ‘Divergent’ Music Supervisor, Randall Poster Talks About The Influence of ‘Yeezus’ & Ellie Goulding On Film’s Soundtrack
Poster talked to Radio.com about how he recreated the ‘Divergent’ team’s musical vision of a dystopian future.
The rest of the lineup will be revealed next week.
Recess features a whole grip of guests, from UK jungle progenitors Ragga Twins, who guest on the amazingly titled song “All Is Fair in Love and Brostep”) all the way up to Chance the Rapper, who collaborates on the track “Coast is Clear.”
Skrillex will be joined on the road by such EDM luminaries as Dillon Francis, DJ Snake, What So Not and Milo & Otis.
The animated clip features the group’s signature space dogs on a wild interstellar mission that quickly escalates into chaos.
We finally got the full track listing of the Divergent soundtrack and it’s of Twilight proportions.
Bonnaroo will also feature performances from Elton John, Kaskade, Damon Albarn, Jack White, Lionel Richie and many, many more.
In keeping with his only-working-with-super-famous-musicians angle, Chance will connect with dub-step rascal Skrillex for a new song.