UPDATE 30/08/16: The huge Field Day 2017 lineup has now been announced! The full lineup for Sydney’s annual New Year’s Day music festival Field Day has been unveiled with the likes of UK duo Disclosure, Australia’s own Flight Facilities and English indie-rockers The Wombats leading the pack of artists helping punters kick off the first
With New Year’s Eve drawing ever closer, Falls Festival and Southbound Festival have announced some very special additions to their year ending parties, with a whole swathe of artists just announced. Leading the ranks of new additions are The Wombats, the indie rock darlings joining the Southbound and Falls Marion Bay and Byron Bay line-ups,
English indie-rockers The Wombats have taken to the triple j studios to cover Aussie singer-songwriter Jarryd James‘ hit single Do You Remember for Like A Version. Fresh from performing a handful of sideshows around Splendour In The Grass, The Wombats layered guitars over some gritty bass synth for their Do You Remember cover, but stayed
You know it’s the Monday after Splendour when there’s a guy on someone’s shoulders still waving a gumboot around in the air – we get it, no one’s quite ready to let the weekend go. Thankfully, The Wombats were more than happy to keep the party alive for a few short hours more. “Sydney, my
Listen guys, I may have gone on a bit yesterday about how the bad weather was never going to be enough to harsh this Splendour vibe but on Day 2 I have to admit, it’s kinda started to become an issue. While festival goers burned their faces under the glorious Byron sun, they simultaneous battled
After a huge demand for tickets this morning, The Wombats have upgraded the venues of both their Sydney and Melbourne Splendour In The Grass 2015 sideshows, to accommodate even more of their loyal fans. The Sydney show, which was originally scheduled to be held at the Enmore Theatre, has been moved to The Hordern Pavilion,
The Wombats and Circa Waves are the latest Splendour In The Grass 2015 act to announce a litter of headlining sideshows to supplement their upcoming performance at the festival proper. The UK indie rockers will play another four gigs across Australia in Perth, Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide surrounding their flagship Splendour set on Saturday, 25th
Splendour In The Grass 2015 may have already sold out, but festivalheads who missed their chance to nab tickets to the Byron Bay camping spectacular still have a second shot to see some of their favourite acts this year, now that the sideshow parade has officially begun. Plenty of Splendour artists are giving punters a
Blur, Florence, Tame Impala, Mark Ronson + heaps more!
It’s been four years since Liverpool indie rockers The Wombats released This Modern Glitch, the platinum-selling follow-up to their acclaimed debut A Guide To Love, Loss and Deperation. An adventurous record that saw the trio incorporate a heavy electro element into their danceable guitar rock tunes, This Modern Glitch cemented The Wombats status as genuine
Our favourite marsupials may have spilled the beans…
Liverpool trio The Wombats will return to Australia next week to play promotional shows in Melbourne and Sydney, building the hype around their forthcoming third album Glitterbug. On Tuesday, 24th February, The Wombats are performing a free and super-intimate 18+ live show at a secret Melbourne venue. Tickets to the show will be available later
The world’s foremost English band named after a cantankerous Aussie marsupial The Wombats have burrowed their way out of the recording studio to debut a brand-new single, Greek Tragedy, off their forthcoming album, Glitterbug. The follow up to 2011’s The Wombats Proudly Present: This Modern Glitch was produced by Mark Crew (Bastille) and is thick
Liverpool trio The Wombats have revealed that they are “just a couple of songs away” from following-up their most recent single, Your Body Is A Weapon, with a full-length studio release. The band explained to Triple J that they want to be “ecstatic” about the release of their third album. “We’re pretty much at a
The pop-up tent city on the vast flats surrounding the North Byron Parklands was already well populated as the sun began to rise on the first day of 2014. In the days that followed, Falls Festival’s inaugural leg in Byron Bay would be a blur of brilliant musicianship, enchanting art installations and eccentric sideshows all
A$AP Rocky, Wiz Khalifa, Flume, London Grammar and plenty more for Sydney’s New Year’s Day festival!
Inspired by the chance spotting of a down-on-his-luck paparazzo outside of the recent BRIT Awards, Your Body Is A Weapon is the latest single from Liverpool trio The Wombats. Judging by the serious hook and massive chorus, this ditty is sure to be a fan favourite on their recently announced third studio album. Your Body
It seemed that the weather was in favour of the punters as gates opened for the 2012 Sydney leg of the Future Music Festival. The smell of fake tan lingered in the air as some festival goers decided to pass the time before gates opened by playing ‘Spot Snookie’, and it wasn’t a hard game.
Forget confetti showers, The Wombats might just blast punters with autumn leaves during their performances at next month’s Future Music Festival.
Two girls dressed as elves looked on as a fountain of kids spilled out of the press pit and back into the general access area. On stage stood a half-man, half-panda with a guitar, flanked by two Wombats. Just another night at Festival Hall in Melbourne.