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UPDATE 18/01/17: Young Thug has pulled out of Laneway Festival 2017, and has been replaced by Dune Rats.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

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Sunday, 5th February

Esplanade Reserve and West End, Fremantle

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