St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2012 is only weeks away, and organisers have now released set times for each city. This year’s event returns to the five venues that have established the festival as one of the most unique events in the country. The line up this year includes the likes of Feist, Anna Calvi, The
St. Jerome's Laneway Festival 2012
Canadian indie-rocker Leslie Feist revealed last year her interests in collaborating with metal band Mastodon. Now the Laneway sweetheart Feist has spoken on the cover of Mastodon classic. In an interview with news.com.au. Fiest said that after seeing Mastodon play on the Jools Holland Show, she was ‘blown away’. In the interview, she states that
Who said Sydney kids get all the good stuff!
They say Australia is the lucky country – and it’s definitely been lucky for Sydney-based multi-instrumentalist and producer Jonti.
Triple j have announced five unearthed bands that will be added to the St Jeromes Laneway Festival 2012 line-up next year. Sydney duo Sures will be playing in Sydney, Roots group Tinpan Orange in Melbourne, Goodnight Tiger in Perth, Gold Bloom in Adelaide and Cub Scouts in Brisbane. They’ll be joining acts such as M83,
Manchester group Wu Lyf (World Unite Lucifer Youth Foundation) have cancelled their Australian shows for early next year, including their appearances at the St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2012 lineup and sideshows at the Prince Bandroom in Melbourne, and the Metro Theatre in Sydney. A statement was posted on Laneway Facebook page last night: Due to
Brooklyn indie electro-pop duo Chairlift will return to Australia next year to do some tour dates on the back of their appearance on the St Jerome’s Lanway 2012 line-up in January and February. Members Caroline Polachek and Patrick Wimberly first captured the attention of international listeners with their breakout single Bruise and debut record Does
Washed Out and Toro Y Moi are teaming up for two blissed-out double headline shows in Sydney and Melbourne while they’re out here on the St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2012 line up. The friendship between Toro Y Moi‘s Chaz Bundick and Washed Out’s Ernest Greene goes back to their high school days in South Carolina.
French performer M83, played his latest single Midnight City live on the Jimmy Fallon show tonight and you can check it out below.
Revered UK songstress Laura Marling has announced Australian tour dates for early next year on the back of her appearance on the St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2012 line-up. This will be her third trip to our country, performing solo shows at the Forum Theatre, Melbourne and a special show at the ydney Opera House. Moving
Canadian four piece Austra have announced their first ever Australian tour shows on the back of their appearance on the St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2012 line up in 2012. They will be playing two sideshows; at The Northcote Social Club in Melbourne on Thursday 2 February, followed by Thursday 9 February at The Basement in
Givers and Portugal. The Man will bring their bright breed of psych-pop to Australia early next year for a series of co-headline shows, while appearing on the St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2012 line-up. Sydney band Guineafowl will be supporting them for both their Sydney and Melbourne shows. Both bands are as renowned for their dynamic
St Jerome’s Laneway Festival is less than 3 months away and sideshows have now been announced for a bunch of the headline acts.
The half-Italian, half-British Anna Calvi will be visiting Australia in 2012 as part of the Laneway Festival and you’ll also be able to catch her in an intimate setting in Sydney and Melbourne. Brian Eno has called her ‘the best thing since Patti Smith’ and she has also received a prestigious Mercury Prize nomination.
Glasser is the ne-woman orchestra of Cameron Mesirow, she will be in Australian for the Laneway Festival and has also announced shows in Melbourne and Sydney.
Two of the most talked about bands of the past 12 months, The Drums and Cults will join forces for Australian Tour dates in Early 2012. Both bands will co-headline their own shows on the back of their appearance and the St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2012 line up. View All 2012 St Jerome’s Laneway Sideshows
Feist has announced sideshows in Melbourne, Sydney and Adelaide to coincide with her Laneway festival performances. Feist last visited Australia for the 2008 Laneway Festivals before disappearing from the global spotlight for a few years.
Twin Shadow (aka George Lewis Jnr) will play 2012 Laneway sideshows in Melbourne and Sydney that will be a shoe-shifting affair filled with the propulsive beats and romantic drama.
Wu Lyf have announced St Jerome’s Laneway Festival sideshows in Melbourne and Sydney in February.
Electronic dream-pop artist Anthony Gonzales aka. M83 will be touring Australia on the back of his appearances on the St Jerome’s Laneway Festival line-up early next year. Gonzalez has left his native land to take up residence in Los Angeles, something that seems to have given him a new creative lease of life. His new