Back in March, Summerfest released its giant list of 2016 grounds stage headliners. It was a typically wonderful/ridiculous list that included the likes of Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Ryan Adams, “Weird Al” Yankovic, and Johnny Depp’s weird new band. Last week saw the release of a slew of individual stage lineups. Now, Monday morning, the Big Gig has revealed the specific headliners for the Briggs & Stratton Big Backyard. And they are…

Wednesday, June 29
Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, 10 p.m.

Thursday, June 30
Jack & Jack, 9:30 p.m.

Friday, July 1
O.A.R., 10 p.m.

Saturday, July 2
Naima Adedapo, 8 p.m.; Gavin DeGraw, 10 p.m.

Sunday, July 3
The Wailers, 10 p.m.

Tuesday, July 5
Stephen Marley, 9:30 p.m.

Wednesday, July 6
The Grass Roots, 2:30 p.m.; Mike D, 10 p.m.

Thursday, July 7
Harvey Scales & The Seven Sounds, 7 p.m.; Kool & The Gang, 9:30 p.m.

Friday, July 8
Ruthie Collins, 8 p.m.; Phil Vassar, 10 p.m.

Saturday, July 9
Neil Finn, 4 p.m.; Ben Folds, 10 p.m.

Sunday, July 10
Matisyahu, 9:45 p.m.

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