Punters at the Big Day Out in Melbourne today sweltered in 36 degree temperatures at the Flemington Racecourse. St John Ambulances have reported treating around 130 people for heat-related issues.
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Noel Gallagher has certainly caused a bit of a stir while he’s been in Australia for the Big Day Out Festival.
The Big Day Out Festival will come to Melbourne tomorrow and you can view set times, maps, and transport information below.
Yesterday we had reports that the frontman of Melbourne band Calling All Cars, Haydn Ing had been rushed to hospital after being knocked out while performing their set at the Big Day Out (Sydney) yesterday. The enthusiastic singer was keen to join in with the crowd after playing their second song, a muscular cover of
The rain set in early on what was to be one of the best Big Day’s Out in its twenty-year history. The teens were in their masses as gates opened, and the festival veterans were nowhere to be seen as they attempted to enforce their ill-fated boycott of the event.
Ken West has spoken out again about the current festival market, the hardships promoters face, expensive talent, and dirty social media tactics from rival promoters “Shit canning your show”. In an interview with Adelaide Now, West has spoken about the rivalry in the current festival market, saying that “there’s so much vitriol now. You know
Tonight was a nostalgic rewind to the 90s when alternative music was at its peak and very much separate from the generic pop/rock songs dominating commercial radio. Having since dissolved into the mainstream, it’s refreshing to see someone like Soundgarden can come close to filling up the Entertainment Centre, when it was expected they would
Big Day Out Sydney review is in
The frontman of Melbourne band Calling All Cars has been rushed to hospital after being knocked out while performing at the Big Day Out in Sydney.
Those mischievous folks at triple j have managed to get their sticky fingers on a whole heap of setlists from artists playing at today’s Big Day Out such as Hilltop Hoods, Kasabian, The Living End, Boy & Bear, Kanye West. Check them out here …
Lupe Fiasco has apparently been spotted among the crowd at Big Day Out Sydney.
QLD police have responded to the allegations made by 26-year-old Brisbane man, Morgan MacManus over an incident that allegedly occurred at The Gold Coast Big Day Out on Sunday. MacManus alleges that he was punched in the eye by a QLD police officer while he was handcuffed and had each arm restrained by 2 other
Big day Out 2012 continues on Australia’s East Coast tomorrow, this time heading to Sydney; you can download the map and view the set times below. Kayne West will headline the Blue Stage (9 – 10:30) while you’ll still have time to catch Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds close things up on the Green Stage
Earlier in January Ken West admitted that he had somehow managed to ‘piss off everybody’, well now Chris Cornell is pissed off at The Big Day Out’s poor tour production.
Acclaimed Australian rock photographer, Sophie Howarth, who has been the famous lens behind the book titled, Peace Love and Brown Rice: A Photographic History of the Big Day Out. The very first and only book to be released on the Big Day Out, Howarth’s work is a vibrant and beautiful ride through Australia’s favourite music
Triple J have uploaded the audio from the Noel Gallagher interview at Big Day Out yesterday, in which he describes Aussie band The Amity Affliction as sounding ‘like a dead turd’.
Ken West has urged fans to stop picking on Kanye after fans hit twitter/facebook complaining when his set was delayed by 45 minutes due to bad weather. West said:
A below-capacity crowd of over 30,000 punters flocked to the Parklands Showgrounds for the first Australian stop of the 2012 Big Day Out tour
After their stellar Gold Coast Big Day Out set, the Hilltop Hoods have officially conquered the festival’s crowd. Following up from their 2010 appearance, the hip hop outfit performed their new single I Love It at the festival yesterday. Unfortunately the sections from Sia were not done live by the Princess herself, but it’s still
Yesterdays Gold Coast Big Day Out saw many strange happenings, from the dress codes to collaborations, everything was happening.