Roots Picnic set times announced

Snoop Dogg aka Snoop Lion performs live for fans during the 2014 Big Day Out Festival at Metricon Stadium on January 19, 2014 on the Gold Coast, Australia.

The set times for bands at Saturday's Roots Picnic at the refurbished Festival Pier have been announced.

Get there by 8:30 p.m. if you want to se The Roots and Snoop Dogg, by 6:45 if you can't miss Janelle Monae, 5:25 if you're jonesing for The War on Drugs, 2:30 if you burn for Just Blaze and 1:30 if you're hot for Philly rapper Chill Moody.

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