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)


Bob Moses
Camp Cope
Car Seat Headrest
Clams Casino
D.D Dumbo^
Ecca Vandal*
Floating Points (live)
Flyying Colours*
Gang of Youths
Glass Animals
Jagwar Ma
Jess Kent
Julia Jacklin
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard
Koi Child
Luca Brasi
Mick Jenkins
Mr. Carmack
Nicholas Allbrook
Nick Murphy (fka Chet Faker)**
Roland tings
Sampa The Great
Tame Impala**
Tash Sultana
The Julie Ruin
White Lung
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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