Falls Festival 2009: More Acts Announced!

The Falls Music & Arts Festival returns again to announce more to pack into that summer bun of bite sized delights to get your tails shaking through spring and right on into the summer sun. Joining Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Grizzly Bear, Moby, Hilltop Hoods, King Khan & The Shrines, and loads more on the stages this summer in Lorne comes a lively bunch of festival revellers, guitar wielding axemen, indie-pop charmers and bop demons, such as;

Dance-inducing, pop-culture fanatics, DATAROCK (Norway)

Sprawling, jubilant galaxy of musical and metaphysical harmony of WOLFMOTHER

Synth-drenched icy-pop delivered by indie darlings DAPPLED CITIES

Dapper-suited pop-rock crooners LITTLE RED

Funny, dirty and devilishly clever JAMIE T (UK)

Balancing a razor-sharp wit with an unmatched stage presence AMANDA BLANK (USA)

Two-piece rock, soul, funk anarchy of THE INSPECTOR CLUZO (France)

The stunning vocals heard on The Bamboos version of King of the Rodeo, WASHINGTON

Gritty and charming modern exploration of pop music from BERTIE BLACKMAN

Unique blend of electro, punk, funk, and disco fun from party starter MIAMI HORROR

Stompin, dark n’ twisted, borderline countrified, rockin outfit, WAGONS

Evocative blenders of intelligent lyricism, the folky bliss-starters OH MERCY

Unique finger-style guitar and blues harmonica artistry of JORDIE LANE

Melted, subverted, deconstructed troubadour duo KID SAM

Preaching the virtues of sporting a beard, THE BEARDS

With many more still to be announced!

So, the line-up now looks a little like this

Yeah Yeah Yeahs (USA)


Grizzly Bear (USA – First Ever Australian Shows)

Chairlift (USA – First Ever Australian Shows)

Hilltop Hoods

The Temper Trap

King Khan & The Shrines (Germany – First Ever Australian Shows)


Patrick Watson (Canada – First Ever Australian Shows)

Bertie Blackman

Rodrigo y Gabriela (Mexico)

Emiliana Torrini (Iceland)

Andrew Bird (USA)

Jamie T (UK)

Lyrics Born (USA)

Little Red

Editors (UK)

Dappled Cities

Future Of The Left (Wales)

Kaki King (USA)

Liam Finn (NZ)

Yves Klein Blue

Major Lazor (Soundsystem) (USA)

Seasick Steve (USA)

The View (Scotland)

The Inspector Cluzo (France)

Datarock (Norway)

White Rabbits (USA – First Ever Australian Shows)

Amanda Blank (USA)

Xavier Rudd

Midnight Juggernauts

Little Birdy

Philadelphia Grand Jury

Sarah Blasko

Art Vs. Science

DJ Yoda (UK)

Lisa Mitchell



The John Steel Singers


Miami Horror


Oh Mercy

Jordie Lane

Kid Sam

The Beards

With many more still to be announced!

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