Totally bitter about not heading to this year’s redonkulously awesome Splendour in the Grass? Well, the taste of lemon and anguish has been lessened ever so slightly by the announcement that Virgin Mobile will be providing a live stream of some of the festivities taking place over the coming weekend. After the successful streaming of
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Splendour in the Grass 2012 organisers have finally released the timetables for this year’s events. Covering the whole 3 days, Friday to Sunday, it starts on day one with Kingswood on Supertop stage and goes right through to Jack White closing out the day. Day two is when the names start appearing with locals Last
With Splendour just around the corner (less than 2 weeks, but who’s counting), I’m dusting off my gumboots, pre-emptively signing up for a new liver, and as far as Splendour rituals go, play-listing like a mother fucker for the road trip up.
As if 3 days of music with the likes of Jack White, At The Drive-In, The Shins, Smashing Pumpkins, Bloc Party, Chet Faker, Kimbra, Miike Snow and Lana Del Rey isn’t good enough, Splendour in the Grass are supplying (in addition to it’s inconceivable lineup that surely brings tears to the eyes of any music
Splendour in the Grass 2012 have announced the ‘Buskers’ Stage’, which will feature a handpicked selection of Byron Bay and the North Coasts’ street smart songsmiths (see below).
It was in September of last year that the speculation of Kele Okereke splitting from his band Bloc Party was put to rest. With the rumours behind them, Bloc Party got busy putting together their fourth studio record, simply titled Four.
Splendour in the Grass 2012 is fast approaching. With another incredible lineup of local and international acts, this year’s instalment, which has returned to its original location at Belongil Fields in Byron Bay, is once again assured to be one of the premiere musical experiences of the year.
While in town for Splendour in the Grass, Chicago’s Hypnotic Brass Ensemble will be making an appearance at Sydney’s Oxford Arts Factory on Sunday, July 29.
For the first time ever, Splendour in the Grass organisers will offer punters VIP Gold Passes, releasing what is believed to be a seriously limited number to the public on Friday June 8.
French electro extraordinaire Yuksek will be doing two more Australian dates on the back of his appearance on the Splendour in the Grass 2012 lineup this July. He’ll be playing a show at the Villa in Perth on the 27th and a show at the Oxford Art Factory in Sydney on the 28th. Yuksek always
If you missed out on tickets to Splendour in the Grass 2012, all hope is not lost.
Swedish trio Miike Snow will be playing two headline shows in late July on the back of their latest album Happy To You and appearance on the Splendour in the Grass 2012 lineup. They’ll be playing one show at the Metro Theatre in Sydney and one show at the Palace in Melbourne. The group last
New York popsters FUN. have announced Australian tour dates for the first time this July. They’ll be doing some sideshows on the back of their appearance on the Splendour in the Grass 2012 lineup this July, visiting The Metro in Sydney on the 25th, and two shows at the Hi-Fi in Melbourne on the 27th
In the realm of rock ‘n’ roll and all things music there exists a fantasy of one day hearing the phone ring and discovering some industry big-shot on the other end eager to make all your dreams come true. Well for United States duo Electric Guest that fantasy came true, sort of… While in college,
After cancelling her earlier tour dates in March, Lana Del Rey will now be visiting Australia on the back of her appearance on the Splendour in the Grass 2012 lineup this July. After recently playing at SxSW in the US, she’ll be making her way to the Palace Theatre in Melbourne and the Enmore in
Azealia Banks has confirmed she will still be appearing at Splendour in the Grass despite recent cancellations of a number of performances in the UK. Banks made an announcement over the weekend cancelling performances at Lovebox, Rockness, Rough Beats, Wakestock, Rock am Ring, Rock Werchter and Parklife. Melbourne music website Tonedeaf speculated that this could
Tickets for Splendour in the Grass 2012 sold out in minutes last Friday, denying many disappointed music lovers the chance to camp out and watch their favourite acts play Byron Bay this July. But it isn’t the end of the world: today we’ve received a long list of sideshows for Sydney and Melbourne. We’ve also
Splendour in the Grass co-headliners The Smashing Pumpkins have unveiled the cover art and tracklisting for their seventh studio album Oceania, which is out on June 19.
Tickets for this year’s Splendour in the Grass Festival sold out in record time when they went on sale at 9am this morning, locking up the moshtix website with festival punters trying to grab tickets as quickly as possible. In the aftermath of an event of this kind, we would be rife with complaints about
Splendour In The Grass 2012 is sold out