It appears that the current poor festival climate has taken its toll on another one of our popular events. This time it’s Peats Ridge, who have announced just this afternoon that they are winding up the event due to low income from the recent 2012 event. A statement from Festival & Creative Director Matt Grant
Peats Ridge Festival 2012/2013
Get planning folks! The set times and maps have been released for this year’s installation of the Peats Ridge Festival. Held over New Year’s Eve in Peats Ridge (obviously), the festival caters to the experience, showcasing not only fantastic musical talent but also creating a platform for the underbelly of Australian and international art. Featuring
For the very first time Luke Slater is bringing his Planetary Assault Systems live show to Australia as a part of Peats Ridge 2012. Comprised of 2 Macbook Pro laptops, 2 VCM controllers, a Korg Mono/poly synth and a Roland TR 909 drum machine coupled with live visuals, PAS is more than Luke Slater simply
UPDATE: Backstage with Music Feeds @ Big Day Out Comp Closes in 2 Days After the huge success of Peats Ridge there’s only 2 days left for you to enter and possibly win the chance to be backstage at the Big Day Out 2013. Entries close this Friday, January 11, 2013 Click here to enter!
News Year’s Eve: it’s overpriced, overcrowded and overhyped. It’s a night where it costs an entire evening’s worth of booze money just to enter your local, only to be crammed shoulder to shoulder with strange savages who mercilessly push in at the bar and bathroom while any attempt at conversation is thwarted by blaring beats
Soul and funk devotee Sharon Jones has announced a series of headlining shows around Australia with her 10-piece strong backing band The Dap-Kings while in town for Peats Ridge Festival. A combination of gospel, soul and funk, Sharon Jones’ quality as a singer has been compared to the likes of Tina Turner, Mavis Staples, James