BIGSOUND Live 2011 Line-up: 50 More Bands Announced

BIGSOUND Live has added 50 more bands to its 2011 line-up. Today’s announcement is headed by Papa Vs Pretty and prog rock supergroup FloatingMe, featuring members of Karnivool and Cog.

This year’s event is to be held from September 7-9 in Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley live music precinct, with the new inclusions joining The Getaway Plan, Horrorshow, Busby Marou, Calling All Cars, Trial Kennedy, Evil Eddie, emma louise, Stonefield, Owl Eyes, Bleeding Knees Club, Adalita, Ball Park Music and many more.

The program is expanding this year to 80 acts across two nights in 8 venues for just $55, Tickets are on sale now ($55+BF for two nights, $33 for one night).

BIGSOUND Live Line-up

The Getaway Plan


Busby Marou

Papa Vs Pretty

Calling All Cars

The Vasco Era

Evil Eddie

Trial Kennedy

Big Scary


Eagle & The Worm

Emma Louise

Jonathan Boulet

Owl Eyes

Ball Park Music

The Medics


Jinja Safari

Ben Salter


Last Dinosaurs

DZ Deathrays


Bleeding Knees Club

Mike Noga

Boy In A Box

Lanie Lane


The Cairos

Andy Bull

DAMNDOGS (Chris & Mark From Jet)

The Chemist

Belles Will Ring

Numbers Radio


San Cisco

The Paper Scissors

Little Scout


Split Seconds

Inland Sea

Laneous & The Family Yah

The Adults (Jon From Shihad) (NZ)



Tiny Ruins (NZ)


Street Chant (NZ)


Jackson Firebird

Mosman Alder

Imaginary Cities (Canada)


The Sheepdogs (Canada)

Amaya Laucirica

The Dead Leaves

Pluto Jonze

Ruby Frost (NZ)


Loon Lake

The Jungle Giants

The Laurels



Impossible Odds

The Novocaines

The Psychs (NZ)


City Riots


Oscar & Martin

The Racoons (Canada)

Woe & Flutter

BIGSOUND speakers

Tony Harlow (Managing Director of Warner)

David Enthoven (Warner UK)

Alan McGee (founder of Creation Records and Poptones)

Tim Clark (founding partner of ie:music)

Natalie Judge (Eurpopean label manager from Matador Records UK)

Kevin French (Paradigm Agency USA)

Paul Hanly (General Manager of Frenchkiss Records USA)

Damian Trotter (head of Sony/ATV Publishing)

Andy Kelly (director of Winterman & Goldstein/Ivy League)

Jaddan Comerford (co-founder of UNFD)

Iain Shedden (music journalist for The Australian)

Andy Kent (You Am I/Love Police fame)

Kristy Ryan (Secret Sounds)

Mary Mihelakos (Stage Mothers)

Lanie Lane (Artist)

Busby Marou (Artist)

Brian Winton – Foundations Mgt (US)

Dave Shapiro – The Agency Group (US)

Henning Ahrens – Four Artists Agency (Ger)

Jen Long – BBC (UK)

Dan Rosen – ARIA / PPCA (Aus)

Johanna Greenway – Big Day Out (Aus)

Lisa Whytock – Active Events (UK)

Isabel Pappani – Undercover Tracks (US)

Richard Kingsmill – triple j (AUS)

Mike Walsh – XFM (UK)

Adam Lewis – Planetary Group (US)

Michael Nieves – Sugaroo (US)

John O’Donnell – OdFellows Music (Aus)

Aaron Curnow – Spunk (Aus)

Claes Loberg – Guvera (Aus)

Stephen Phillips – Hunted Media (Aus)

Simon Moor – Kobalt Music (Aus)

Graham Nixon – Resist Records (Aus)

Cameron Wright – Can. Music Festival (Can)

Anita Nedelijkovic – Way Over There (Aus)

Bonnie Dalton – Minnow & Co (Aus)

Damian Cunningham – Peats Ridge (Aus)

Briese Abbott – One Louder (Aus)

Samantha Clode – triple j Magazine (Aus)

Lars Brandle – Billboard Magazine (Aus)

Tom Larkin – Shihad (NZ)

Jai Al-Attas – One. Meaning. Communicated. Differently (Aus)

Jodie Regan – Spinning Top Music (Aus)

Will Larnach-Jones – Parallel Mgt (Aus)

Ben Preece – Mucho Bravado (Aus)

Rick Chazan – Ground Control Music (Aus)

Stu McCullough – Amplifire Music (Aus)

Maggie Collins – Golden District (Aus)

Sam Beck – Happy Endings (Aus)

Kellie Riordan – ABC Radio (Aus)

David Vodicka – Media Arts Lawyers (Aus)

Darren Sanicki – Darren Sanicki Lawyers (Aus)

Kathleen Hore – Secret Service PR (Aus)

Paul Watson (Aus)

Julian Hewitt – Media Arts Lawyers (Aus)

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