Jack Antonoff trotted out a cavalcade of surprises and particular company throughout his Bonnaroo SuperJam set on Saturday evening (June 18).
Titled “Jack Antonoff 1984,” the Bleachers frontman’s present at Nice Stage Park was devoted to his beginning 12 months, and kicked off with a canopy of Van Halen’s “Bounce” courtesy of Claud.
Subsequent, CHVRCHES frontwoman Lauren Mayberry hit the stage for a pair of Madonna covers — “Like a Virgin” and “Materials Lady” — simply thirty minutes earlier than she and her bandmates have been scheduled carry out their very own set over on the Which stage, adopted by Goose’s Rick Mitarotonda serving to Antonoff cowl Discuss Discuss’s “It’s My Life” and a-ha’s “Tackle Me.”
Extra surprises happened midway by way of the 15-song setlist, when Britt Daniel of Spoon made an look to run by way of Bruce Springsteen’s “I’m Goin’ Down” and Echo and The Bunnymen’s “The Killing Moon” regardless of the rock band being nowhere to be discovered on the Bonnaroo lineup.
Nevertheless, the largest response from the gang got here when Antonoff introduced out Carly Rae Jepsen for Cyndi Lauper’s basic “Time After Time” and Tina Turner’s “What’s Love Received to Do With It.” Elsewhere, the tremendous producer took the lead on Useless or Alive’s “You Spin Me Spherical (Like a File) — hilariously calling it the “greatest Adam Sandler music” in a cheeky reference to 1998’s The Marriage ceremony Singer — earlier than introducing Japanese Breakfast, who took the SuperJam residence with “99 Luftballoons” by Nena and nearer “Islands within the Stream” by the Bee Gees.
Take a look at video, pictures, and the complete setlist from Antonoff’s 1984 SuperJam under.
Again in February, Antonoff opened up about his love for Bonnaroo and curating the SuperJam in an unique interview with The What Podcast. Get tickets to see Bleachers on tour right here.
What a dream 2022 is popping out to be— @carlyraejepsen 💙💛💚dropping in on @jackantonoff’s @Bonnaroo Superjam 🌈 — after seeing her superb set in Could at @TecateEmblema! 🥰 #TooMuch pic.twitter.com/opBnbhZ5Q2
— Michael 🌻 (@mikeldennis) June 19, 2022
— Honk Nation (@honknationradio) June 19, 2022
Oh man, oh man, oh man. In case you’re at Bonnaroo and also you missed Jack Antonoff’s 1984 Superjam, I really feel sorry for you.
It was like a bunch of indie stars determined to have an 80s karaoke evening and it was AWESOME.
Extra pictures from as we speak at Bonnaroo: https://t.co/uhYsoYhnhV pic.twitter.com/ueJr4561Fw
— Brianna Paciorka (@bpaciorka) June 19, 2022
Jack Antonoff’s 1984 SuperJam Setlist:
Bounce (Van Halen cowl) – with Claud
Like a Virgin (Madonna cowl) – with Lauren Mayberry of CHVRCHES
Materials Lady (Madonna cowl) – with Lauren Mayberry of CHVRCHES
It’s My Life (Discuss Discuss cowl) – with Rick Mitarotonda of Goose
Tackle Me (a-ha cowl) – with Rick Mitarotonda of Goose
In opposition to All Odds (Take a Take a look at Me Now) (Phil Collins cowl) – with Pleasure Oladokun
I’m Goin’ Down (Bruce Springsteen cowl) – with Britt Daniel of Spoon
The Killing Moon (Echo and the Bunnymen cowl) – with Britt Daniel of Spoon
What Distinction Does It Make? (The Smiths cowl) – with Nicole Atkins
When Doves Cry (Prince cowl) – with Blu DeTiger
Time After Time (Cyndi Lauper cowl) – with Carly Rae Jepsen
What’s Love Received to Do with It (Tina Turner cowl) – with Carly Rae Jepsen
You Spin Me Spherical (Like a File)
99 Luftballoons (Nena cowl) – with Japanese Breakfast
Islands within the Stream (Bee Gees cowl) – with Japanese Breakfast