UPDATE: 14/09/16: The official Laneway 2017 lineup has now arrived! You can check it out here.
The poster was actually posted on Twitter by a fan who asked Laneway if they could have VIP tickets if they correctly guessed the lineup. Laneway told them to give it their best shot and they came back with this perfectly photoshopped poster which made its way around the internet.
While there are some excellent guesses on the poster, including Nao who has previously revealed she’s been asked to play Laneway 2017, there are a few that give it away as a fake.
Firstly, Run The Jewels are already booked in to play Beach Vibes in Mexico between the 26th and 28th January, meaning that they would miss the first couple of Laneway dates.
Travis Scott’s schedule says he’s free to play Laneway, however, he’s heading down under this month to play Listen Out festival making a return visit so soon unlikely.
While it doesn’t rule them out completely there are a number of acts who have played in Australia very recently. Both Bon Iver and Oneohtrix Point Never were here in May to play VIVID Festival and Empress Of played Melbourne’s Sugar Mountain in January.
Music Feeds contacted Laneway for comment on the ‘leaked’ poster but organisers declined to comment.
It looks like we’re just going to have to wait until Wednesday, 14th September to get the offical Laneway lineup.
— gengar (@bsellick) September 3, 2016
Laneway Festival 2017
Thursday, 26th January
Brisbane Showgrounds, Brisbane (16+)
Saturday, 28th January
Footscray Community Arts Centre And The River’s Edge, Melbourne
Friday, 3rd February
Hart’s Mill, Port Adelaide (16+)
Saturday, 4th February
Sydney College of the Arts, Rozelle
Sunday, 5th February
Esplanade Reserve and West End, Fremantle
Gallery: Laneway Festival 2015, Melbourne / Photos: Nikki Williams