Skype at Bonnaroo 2014: Are you ready for the ‘Roo?
The Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival is back for another year of epic performances, covering 700 acres of Tennessee terrain. Artists such as Elton John and Lionel Richie will take the stage and Skype will be there to capture exclusive interviews with over 18 artists, including Cut Copy, CHVRCHES, ZZ Ward and John Butler Trio. . We’ll also be sending out real-time updates so you can experience Bonnaroo along with us.
Whether you’re live at the festival or in your own home, you can experience the entire festival courtesy of the Bonnaroo XBOX Live App. As well as this XBOX and Skype are giving you special access to Bonnaroo performers. You can ask a question to your favorite Bonnaroo artist for the chance to have them answer you in an exclusive Bonnaroo interview.For those of you attending Bonnaroo, visit the Skype booth to submit your questions and receive some Skype swag. If you’re at home, you can become part of this experience or you can simply add Skype_Bonnaroo as a contact on Skype. Then, send an instant message or video message to the artist with your question.
Ready to turn your Bonnaroo experience up a notch?
Bonnaroo and Xbox have teamed up to bring you front row to the festival performances— all from your Xbox One or Xbox 360. Explore the lineup of artists and watch streams of their shows from your own home. You can also check out Skype’s exclusive content from backstage and on the ground at Bonnaroo. Find out how you can get the Bonnaroo experience on Xbox.
Skype has also offered highly coveted Bonnaroo tickets to two lucky music lovers who are part of the Skype Moment Makers community. Megan Elliot and Kimberly Baugh will both have the chance to see any of the 150 performances on more than ten stages at Bonnaroo. Together they will be bringing you live updates on all of their Bonnaroo experiences so be sure to follow their daily adventures on Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #SkypeShare.
“Since I’ve never been to Bonnaroo, I’m really looking forward to the overall experience, but most especially I am excited about the fashion, the music (obviously!) and the new friends I’ll be making! Music festivals are such incredible events and I have always heard that Bonnaroo is in a league of it’s own, so I can’t wait to experience that first hand.”
-Moment Maker Megan Elliot, blogger of Lush to Blush
“It’s my first time attending Bonnaroo, but I’ve heard from countless friends that it is the overall best festival experience. I’m going in with no expectations whatsoever so I’m sure that it will be an unforgettable adventure with good people and most importantly great music!”
-Moment Maker Kimberly Baugh of the Nashville-based music blog Lockeland Springsteen
Join Skype in Manchester, TN from June 12-15th for four days of music, performances and of course, wonderful Skype moments.
Not attending Bonnaroo this year? Keep in touch for your chance to win two tickets for Bonnaroo 2015!