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Laneway Festival Adds A+ Final Act To 2017 Lineup

Written by Zanda Wilson on January 9, 2017

Laneway Festival begins in less than a month, with the touring festival set to kick off in Brisbane on Thursday, 26th January.

Now the slowly rolling ball of additions to the main lineup has come to a holt, with organisers announcing that the final act added will be ARIA Award-winning psych geniuses King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, who will play all dates of Laneway 2017.

Fresh from playing their very own touring festival Gizzfest, King Gizz are set to drop a mammoth five studio albums in 2017, and recently dropped a track called ‘Nuclear Fusion’, the second tune from their next album, Flying Microtonal Banana.

King Gizzard join other last minute Laneway additions Young Thug and D.D Dumbo, who’ve been added since The Julie Ruin pulled out of their place on the bill.

You can check out the lineup and touring dates below, and also get around all the official Laneway 2017 sideshows here.

UPDATE 18/01/17: Young Thug has pulled out of Laneway Festival 2017, and has been replaced by Dune Rats. Updated lineup below.

Listen: King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – ‘Nuclear Fusion’

Laneway Festival 2017 Lineup (Alphabetical)

Dune Rats

Joining…

Confidence Man (Brisbane)
Dream Rimmy (Fremantle)
Genesis Owusu (Sydney)
IV League (Melbourne)
Lonelyspeck (Adelaide)

Joining…

A.B.Original
AURORA
Baro*
Bob Moses
Camp Cope
Car Seat Headrest
Clams Casino
D.D Dumbo^
Ecca Vandal*
Fascinator
Floating Points (live)
Flyying Colours*
Gang of Youths
GL
Glass Animals
Jagwar Ma
Jess Kent
Julia Jacklin
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard
Koi Child
Luca Brasi
Mick Jenkins
Mr. Carmack
NAO
Nicholas Allbrook
Nick Murphy (fka Chet Faker)**
Roland tings
Sampa The Great
Tame Impala**
Tash Sultana
The Julie Ruin
Tourist
Tycho
White Lung
Whitney

*Melbourne only
**Exclusive to Laneway, no sideshows
^Not playing Adelaide

Laneway Festival 2017

Tickets on sale now.

Thursday, 26th January
Brisbane Showgrounds, Brisbane (16+)
Tickets: Laneway Festival

Saturday, 28th January
Footscray Community Arts Centre And The River’s Edge, Melbourne
Tickets: Laneway Festival

Friday, 3rd February
Hart’s Mill, Port Adelaide (16+)
Tickets: Laneway Festival

Saturday, 4th February
Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney
Tickets: Laneway Festival

Sunday, 5th February
Esplanade Reserve and West End, Fremantle
Tickets: Laneway Festival

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