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Laneway Festival Expands 2017 Lineup

The 2017 edition of St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival is shaping up as one of the biggest ever years for a festival that started out with just one show in Caledonian Lane, Melbourne in 2005.

In recent weeks we’ve seen D.D Dumbo and Young Thug added to the lineup, but now festival organisers have announced the triple j Unearthed winners who’ll feature at each of the five venues.

The Brisbane edition will see newly formed outfit Confidence Man take to the stage. The band, featuring members of The Jungle Giants and The Belligerents, have had their first track ever Boyfriend (Repeat) smashing out a huge amount of radio airplay lately and will hopefully be hitting up their local Laneway with a bunch of new music.

Melbourne’s Laneway will be graced by alt-pop duo IV League, while Canberra hailing rapper and 2015 Unearthed High finalist Genesis Owusu will perform at Sydney’s festival. Experimental-ambient musician Lonelyspeck is gearing up to play his local Adelaide festival, and finally Fremantle Laneway will see dream-poppers Dream Rimmy play what is sure to be a trippy AF set.

UPDATE 09/01/16: King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard have been announced as the final addition to this year’s Laneway Festival lineup.

Check out the full lineup and all your ticketing details, below and you can also catch our complete guide to Laneway 2017’s sideshows here.

Listen: Confidence Man – ‘Boyfriend’ 

Laneway Festival 2017 Lineup (Alphabetical)

Confidence Man (Brisbane)

Dream Rimmy (Fremantle)

Genesis Owusu (Sydney)

IV League (Melbourne)

Lonelyspeck (Adelaide)

Joining…

A.B.Original

AURORA

Baro*

Bob Moses

Camp Cope

Car Seat Headrest

Clams Casino

D.D Dumbo^

Ecca Vandal*

Fascinator

Floating Points (live)

Flyying Colours*

Gang of Youths

GL

Glass Animals

Jagwar Ma

Jess Kent

Julia Jacklin

King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard

Koi Child

Luca Brasi

Mick Jenkins

Mr. Carmack

NAO

Nicholas Allbrook

Nick Murphy (fka Chet Faker)**

Roland tings

Sampa The Great

Tame Impala**

Tash Sultana

The Julie Ruin

Tourist

Tycho

White Lung

Whitney

Young Thug

*Melbourne only

**Exclusive to Laneway, no sideshows

^Not playing Adelaide

Laneway Festival 2017

Tickets on sale now.

Thursday, 26th January

Brisbane Showgrounds, Brisbane (16+)

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Saturday, 28th January

Footscray Community Arts Centre And The River’s Edge, Melbourne

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Friday, 3rd February

Hart’s Mill, Port Adelaide (16+)

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Saturday, 4th February

Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney

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Sunday, 5th February

Esplanade Reserve and West End, Fremantle

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