Inside the rise and fall of Australia’s most iconic festival.
Big Day Out
News broke earlier today that organisers of the now-MIA Big Day Out are planning to bring the world-famous Austin City Limits music festival to New Zealand next year, and appropriately re-dub it Auckland City Limits. So the million dollar question is: what does this mean for Australia? Could we be in for a similar slice […]
New Zealand is set to get a new annual music festival with the organisers behind the now defunct Big Day Out confirming they will be expanding huge US festival Austin City Limits to Auckland, aptly naming it Auckland City Limits. C3 Presents and Live Nation Entertainment, who both have part ownership of the Big Day […]
Big Day Out is unlikely to return in 2016, according to Soundwave Festival promoter AJ Maddah, who stepped down as Big Day Out director and promoter in 2014 after transferring his stake in the festival to American partners C3 Presents. ABC News Bendigo journalist Stephanie Corsetti reached out to Maddah on Twitter late yesterday, asking […]