Hi everybody, been mostly luring since last year about this time so I figured I'd finally introduce myself and especially thank all of you for the awesome Info which made my fist BONNAROO last year amazing Name: Joey What my user name represents/means: Its my first name and part of my last From: New Brunswick, Canada (31 hours non stop drive!!!!) Favorite Bands: Black sabbath, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, The Band....Shit if I start listing it will never end its just too hard to pick My All-Time Favorite Artist: Again way to tough to choose Favorite Movies: Waking life, Fight club, Goodfellas, Old School, superbad, The hangover Favorite TV shows: House, Spartacus: blood and sand First Concert Attended: My parents have been taking me to shows ever scince I can remember but I think it was ZZ top? Last Concert Attended: AC/DC Bonnaroos Attended: 2009 Bonnaroo Wishlist: Black Sabbath, Willie Nelson, The who, gorrilaz, The band reunion (although I'm not sure who is living or dead) Eric clapton, Buck 65.
Post by sandyeggoeagle on Mar 10, 2010 18:16:18 GMT -5
What up 'Roo peeps? Recently decided to do Bonnaroo after deciding that I was sick of my friend being a "one-upper" (whether his stories are false or true is another ordeal..lol), so when he told me that he was doing Coachella this year I was like, "Yeah, I thought about that, but for my first music festival, I gotta do it right - so I am going to Bonnaroo" - much like my first real Mardi Gras was in New Orleans, since nothing has compared, and I feel the same will be true for Bonnaroo. A man of my word, I am doing it, and probably sponsoring 3 other friends to make the trek for the ultimate experience. Once I decided I was going is when I discovered this forum. So without further adieu...
Name: Steve What my user name represents/means: Big time Eagles fan residing in San Diego From: San Diego, CA Favorite Bands: RHCP, Led Zeppelin, JayZ, Smashing Pumpkins, John Frusciante, Anything Jack White-related, Jimi, Beatles, The Doors, Flobots, Lil Wayne, Rise Against, Green Day, Weezer, 2Pac, Notorious BIG, Johnny Cash, AFI My All-Time Favorite Artist: Red Hot Chili Peppers (come back John!) Favorite Books: The Road, Fear and Loathing in LV Favorite Movies: Anything Tarantino Favorite TV shows: Southland, The Office, Always Sunny, Community, The Soup, Spartacus B&S, Parks and Rec, Sportscenter, NFL Total Access, Countdown with Keith O First Concert Attended: Friend in the Marines came by the day after Xmas and invited me to the RHCP show during Californication tour. Last Concert Attended: Bad Religion Bonnaroos Attended: '10 will be my first! Hopes: A great, drama-free time, hoping to meet some great people and have a once-in-a-life experience!
Actually, no. Grew up in Baltimore, no team at the time so Redskins/Eagles games were always on. Was 8 - thought Washington Redskins were located directly above Oregon , but...fell in love with Reggie, Randall, Seth Joyner and the late 80's guys. Been a fan ever since - these San Diego fans are fair weather pussies..lol. Doin Roo? Bought 4 tickets, now need to convince my cheap ass friends to just buy airfare and all chip in on camping and "various" expenses..haha.
Post by retrospekt on Mar 12, 2010 16:23:56 GMT -5
Name: Karl What my user name represents/means: Not sure, actually. Like..in retrospect? I used it years and years ago and it stuck. From: Chicago, IL Favorite Bands: RHCP, National, XX, Radiohead, Langhorne Slim, and a lot more that will be at the roo this year! My All-Time Favorite Artist: TV on the Radio Favorite Books: The Giver, Fountainhead Favorite Movies: Inglorious Basterds was good. The Hurt Locker. I watch a lot of foreign and unknown films. Favorite TV shows: House, 30 Rock, Daily Show First Concert Attended: Foo Fighters/Weezer/Kaiser Chiefs Last Concert Attended: See above. :/ Bonnaroos Attended: '10 will be my first! Hopes: Wanna meet some people, maybe a nice girl. Lookin to mostly just have a great time and chill out.
Name: Casey What my user name represents/means: My middle name, I shit you not. From: New York Favorite Bands: Ani DiFranco, Clapton, Winwood, Incubus, Jimmy Eat World, AFI, Zeppelin, GreenDay, Nirvana, Sublime, Regina Carter, Black Violin, NERD, Beatles - I'd keep listing, but when i go through my ipod it hurts my head. My All-Time Favorite Artist: impossible to answer. Favorite Books: This is a legit hard question for me, right now i'm re-reading all my high school favorites. Middlesex, Night, Roll of Thunder Hear my Cry, Biographies are always winners in my world. Favorite Movies: District B13, The lost skeleton of cadaver, most Rifftrax movies with commentary. I'm incapable of changing the channel if Independence day or Fifth Element is on. Favorite TV shows: Big love, True Blood, Chuck, Older TV shows like Buffy, Angel, Freaks and Geeks First Concert Attended: Aerosmith and i wanna say Train opening for them - but i was like 12 i don't remember. Last Concert Attended: Clapton and Beck Bonnaroos Attended: none - driving down for '10 Hopes: For Bonnaroo: to party, see some awesome music, have a great experience, have an awesome road trip, get awesome camp neighbors.
Post by larth2thnik on Apr 6, 2010 19:20:44 GMT -5
Name: Camille What my user name represents/means: Nothing really. I've been using it for so long that it's like.. why change now? From: Louisiana Favorite Bands(/Artists): MJ, Augustana, Aerosmith, Justice, Jeff Buckley, Hank Williams, Ours, so so many. I listen to everything from an embarrassing amount of Britney Spears to obsessive amounts of NIN to lots and lots of motown and Jimmy Buffet. It's all there. My All-Time Favorite Artist: Michael Jackson Favorite Books: The Fountainhead, Party Monster, The Road, I'm always reading something. Favorite Movies: C.R.A.Z.Y., Requiem For A Dream, Spinal Tap, Brokeback, Akira, etc etc etc forever. Favorite TV shows: DEXTER. Seriously. It's all I really need. But I watch Gilmore Girls fairly often. And late night excluding Leno and Carson Daily. First Concert Attended: Dir en grey Last Concert Attended: oh lawd what was it.. Quintron and Miss Pussycat? I think the last big one was Paolo Nutini. Bonnaroos Attended: '09 and I'll be there this year. Hopes: I just want to absorb a little bit of Stevie Wonder's soul vibe. And maybe later I'll just magically acquire Deadmau5's mouse head. I know I'm gonna have a blast no matter what, so my only real hope is for it to not go by too fast.
Been lurking for awhile and figured it was time to step up and post
Name: Brian What my user name represents/means: old nickname, no real significance From: Milwaukee; currently Chicago Favorite Bands: Pearl Jam, MMJ, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Pretty Lights, Bob Dylan, Ghostland Observatory, 2Pac, The Doors, Animal Collective, Beatles, Yeasayer, Band of Horses, Black Keys, MGMT My All-Time Favorite Artist: Pearl Jam Favorite Books: Great Gatsby, Zen and The Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, Grapes of Wrath Favorite Movies: Pulp Fiction, Sin City, 300, Super Troopers, Seven, Goodfellas, Caddyshack, Apocalypse Now, Godfather Trilogy, Mallrats, Outside Providence, A Clockwork Orange Favorite TV shows: Curb Your Enthusiasm, Sopranos, Californication, It’s Always Sunny, Arrested Development, PTI, LOST First Concert Attended: Parents took me to see the BoDeans when I was real young. First with friends: Foo Fighters Last Concert Attended: Miike Snow (so good) Bonnaroos Attended: 2008, 2009, soon to be 2010 Bonnaroo Wishlist: MMJ, Roger Waters, Empire of the Sun, Arcade Fire, McCartney, Daft Punk, Neil Young, Ghostland Observatory, Girl Talk, Outkast, Monsters of Folk, Blakroc
I'm going to re-introduce myself as I've been missing around here for quite some time.
Name: Charlene (Dlov) What My User Name Means: i love december...so clever From: South Jersey Favorite Bands: Phish, RHCP, Radiohead, Faith No More, Badly Drawn Boy, Oysterhead, The Beatles, Ryan Adams, Edward Sharp, Disco Biscuits, The Dead...way too many to name... My All Time Favorite Artist:Bob Marley, Trey...I don't know this is too hard Favorite Books: Celestine Prophecy, The Teachings of Don Juan, Where the Red Fern Grows Favorite Movies: Stand by Me, Raising Arizona, The Shining Favorite TV Shows: Californication, The Office, Hoarders (this show is hilarious) First Concert: Steve Miller Band Last Concert Attended: Phish in November and just some local shows... Bonnaroos Attended: 09' Wish List: Not going this year But Phish Again
Name: Dan What my user name represents/means: It's the name of my pet kangaroo. From: Brisbane, Australia Favorite Bands: The Beatles, Ween. My All-Time Favorite Artist: The Beatles. Favorite Books: On The Road, Our Band Could Be Your Life. Favorite Movies: The Castle, Pulp Fiction. Favorite TV shows: Pretty much anything related to HBO First Concert Attended: Neil Finn. Last Concert Attended: The Mountain Goats Bonnaroos Attended: none - flying over for 2010! Hopes: For Bonnaroo: party, see ween, make pretty girls laugh at my accent
Post by xmustangloverx on Apr 19, 2010 21:15:41 GMT -5
Name: Zack What my user name represents/means: I own a Mustang and happen to love it. From: Harrisburg, PA Favorite Bands: DMB, Pearl Jam, O.A.R. Favorite Books: Not a fan of the whole reading thing. Favorite Movies: Gran Torino, The Hurte Locker, Avatar Favorite TV shows: Family Guy, Lost, Bullrun, Robot Chicken First Concert Attended: Jonny Lang with Brandi Carlisle Last Concert Attended: Pearl Jam Bonnaroos Attended: 0! 2010 is my first. Hopes for Bonnaroo: survive the 24 hour round trip to and from PA and have the most amazing time of my life.
Post by spacemanspliff on Apr 23, 2010 20:33:51 GMT -5
Hi all, though i'd re-introduce myself as I haven't been on the boards since '08, and i forgot all of my login info so i had to create a new account. I'll play along with the format from everyone else, and increase my pitiful post count:
Name: Dan What my user name represents/means: Reference to Calvin & Hobbes, my favorite childhood cartoon, with a slight modification to identify my 'likes' From: Currently, Houston, TX. Born in New York, lived all over the country. Favorite Bands: Bassnectar, Silversun Pickups, Elvis Costello, Umphree's McGee, Phish, Primus, Les Claypool, Gov't Mule, MGMT, Tiesto, Oakenfold, APC, Puscifer, Pearl Jam, Live, Digweed, Sasha, Dave Matthews, Interpol My All-Time Favorite Artist: Tool Favorite Books: Sphere, Bringing Down The House, Tommyknockers Favorite Movies: Event Horizon, Fifth Element Favorite TV shows: Futurama, Simpsons, Southpark, Sealab 2021 First Concert Attended: Summer Six Pack (Blue October, Seven Mary Three, Live, Toadies) Last Concert Attended: Puscifer Bonnaroos Attended: 07, 08, 09 Bonnaroo Wishlist: Silversun Pickups, Dave, Puscifer, Daft Punk, GaGa, Muse, Interpol
This will be my first Bonnaroo and I'm new to the boards. Hey everyone!
Name: Brad What my user name represents/means: Tile 35 is the name of my first band. From: Columbus, OH Favorite Bands: Nirvana, Grateful Dead, Led Zeppelin, The Who, Rolling Stones, Radiohead, Pink Floyd. My All-Time Favorite Artist: Jimi Hendrix Favorite Movies: Across The Universe, Shawshank Redemption, Fear and Loathing, Boondock Saints, Pulp Fiction. Favorite TV shows: Sports, South Park, Family Guy. First Concert Attended: Blink 182 Last Concert Attended: Elton John and Billy Joel Bonnaroos Attended: None (Til 2010) Bonnaroo Wishlist: Thom Yorke, Foo Fighters, moe., ekoustik hookah, The Who, Anyone Zeppelin, Paul McCartney.
I was reading some of the previous posts, and I'm a die-hard Eagles fan:) Kolb better be good!!! I can't wait to see you all! Bon can't come soon enough.
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Post by shingboslice on Apr 24, 2010 20:16:12 GMT -5
Name: Chris What my user name represents/means: My nickname is shing and it was a horrible attempt on wordplay with kimbo slice From: Nashville Favorite Bands: Everything but Country My All-Time Favorite Artist: Mikey Houser Favorite Movies: Goodfellas, Departed, Half Baked Favorite TV shows: Office, South Park, Parks and Recreation First Concert Attended: Lynyrd Skynyrd Last Concert Attended: My Morning Jacket Bonnaroos Attended: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 Bonnaroo Wishlist: No humidity/lines
Name: Christopher What my user name represents/means: One of my favorite video games of all time. The entire Pac-Man series, but especially Jr. From: Burlington County, NJ, USA Favorite Bands: Sloan, Pearl Jam, R.E.M., Pavement, The Beatles, Starflyer 59, Radiohead, The New Pornographers, The Who, Matthew Sweet, Miles Davis. My All-Time Favorite Artist: Sloan Favorite Books: A New Earth, The Road. Favorite Movies: Raiders of the Lost Ark Favorite TV shows: Star Trek: TNG, Lost First Concert Attended: Carman (CCM singer) Last Concert Attended: Wayne Shorter @ Philadelphia Museum of Art Bonnaroos Attended: none - hopefully this year!!! Hopes: For Bonnaroo: to have the time of my freaking life Bonnaroo Wishlist: Bob Dylan, Radiohead, Daft Punk, Pearl Jam, My Morning Jacket.
ugh....I guess I should introduce myself properly.
Name: Andrew What my user name represents/means: How life should be lived From: Dallas, TX Favorite Bands: Nirvana, The White Stripes, Sublime, Tool, ACDC, G n F'n R, STP, Toadies, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Lynyrd Skynyrd, CCR, Rage, Tom Petty, Foo Fighters, System of a Down, A Perfect Circle, Weezer, Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Metallica, Pink Floyd, Bush
Favorite Books: Fatherland Favorite Movies: Heat, Dumb and Dumber, Saving Private Ryan, Black Hawk Down, Office Space, My Cousin Vinny, American Beauty, The Departed, 300, Pulp Fiction, Shawshank, Good Will Hunting, Braveheart Favorite TV shows: Friday Night Lights, Community, Parks and Rec, 30 Rock, Anything History channel..... First Concert Attended: Billy Joel. Last Concert Attended: Weezer. Bonnaroos Attended: Zero
Post by robotrizzy on Apr 27, 2010 15:55:13 GMT -5
name: robyn. usually go by robo or robo-tron, hence the user-name from: i currently reside in north carolina, but i'm not from there. i've lived so many places i almost don't know where i'm from really fav bands: tegan and sara, the blow, ghostland observatory, the beatles, tenacious d, stevie wonder, regina spektor, bush fav books: probably the giver is my all time fav. now mostly i just read murder mysteries by james patterson and patricia cornwell fav movies: legally blonde, dodgeball, anchorman, office space, super troopers, garden state fav tv: the office, friends, seinfeld, grey's, dollhouse, party down first concert: i don't really remember. i think my fav concert EVER was a wolf parade show tho. they quackin rule! last concert: weezer and blink 182 bonaroo count: zip. SO STOKED for my first roo!
Name: Andrew What my user name represents/means: Not really sure. Something witty and heady From: Long Island, NY Favorite Bands: The Grateful Dead, Phish, Umphrey's McGee, The Disco Biscuits, DMB, Pretty Lights, The Flaming Lips, and The String Cheese Incident My All-Time Favorite Artist: The Grateful Dead Favorite Books: LOTR, Harry Potter, and Catcher In The Rye Favorite Movies: Fight Club, Shawshank Redemption, Super Troopers, American Beauty, Donnie Darko Favorite TV shows: 24, Curb Your Enthusiasm, House, South Park, First Concert Attended: Dave Matthews Band with my dad. Last Concert Attended: Major Lazer (Amazing). Bonnaroos Attended: 2010 (So soon) Bonnaroo Wishlist: Phish, String Cheese Incident, EOTO, Pretty Lights, STS9, Diplo, The Glitch Mob, Wilco, Tea Leaf Green, VibeSquaD, and Furthur
I might as well join the bandwagon and "officially" introduce myself...
Name: Ellie What my user name represents/means: My 1st full name and last name letter. Real original...i know From: Dunn Loring, VA (nova, near Tysons/DC) Favorite Bands: There are wayyy too many to name. I love all kinds from Infected Mushroom to Plumb to Kelly Clarkson to Danity Kane. Three Days Grace, Celtic Woman, Breaking Benjamin, Tori Amos, Meiko, etc etc. I keep learning more I like too, after I listen to the Roo Pandora station Favorite Books: *shrugs* I'm gonna admit to saying I don't have 1 cause reading isn't my thing. I get distracted too easily Favorite Movies: American Beauty, 40 Year Old Virgin, Annie, The Notebook, Donnie Darko, Avatar, Patch Adams, The Secret Garden, and the list goes on! Favorite TV shows: Heroes, Parenthood, The Office, Amazing Race, etc. First Concert Attended: Britney Spears? haha Last Concert Attended: Meiko, I think... Bonnaroos Attended: None... yet!