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Southbound 2016 Lineup Announced

Along with this morning’s Falls Festival 2014 lineup announcement, the official first lineup for Western Australia’s Southbound 2016 has now been unveiled, with big-name acts such as Disclosure, Bloc Party, Foals, Courtney Barnett, Gary Clark Jr and even ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic.

Elsewhere on the lineup you’ll find Halsey, Django Django, Kurt Vile And The Violators, Mac DeMarco, Young Fathers

, Toro y Moi as well as Aussie acts Birds Of Tokyo, Gang Of Youths, Meg Mac, Hiatus Kaiyote, Hilltop Hoods, RÜFÜS and a bunch more.

Southbound has expanded to three days in 2016, meaning there’s an extra day and night of summer entertainment. Things will kick off with the festival’s opening party, Friday Night Fever, allowing punters to get fancy with the dress up theme “Disco Inferno”.

Leading the Friday Night Fever lineup is Sydney trio Art Vs Science, Perth producers Hwls, Fremantle seven-piece Koi Child and Sydney’s one-man flash mob The Dancing Accountant.

Southbound camping is free and once again punters will be able to pitch their tents next to their cars. Southbound ticket pre-sales will be start 9am AWST Wednesday August 5th until 5pm AWST Sunday August 9th.

General ticket sales will commence at 9am AWST from Monday August 10th. See the lineup and dates below.

UPDATE 25/08/15: Even more acts have joined the Southbound 2016 lineup. See the updated list below.

UPDATE 15/09/15: Fremantle indie pop outfit San Cisco and Perth’s Ta-ku have both now joined the 2016 lineup.

Southbound 2016 Lineup

San Cisco


Comedy Lineup

Nazeem Hussain


Adam Rozenbachs

Nick Cody

Becky Lucas

Tien Tran


Bloc Party



Gary Clark Jr.

Toro y Moi

Young Fathers

Django Django

Courtney Barnett


Jarryd James



Hilltop Hoods

Hiatus Kaiyote

Kurt Vile And The Violators

Mac DeMarco

The Maccabees

Meg Mac

Oh Wonder

Paul Kelly & Merri Soul Sessions Ft Clairy Browne, Dan Sultan, Kira Piru, Vika &

Linda Bull


Seth Sentry


Birds Of Tokyo


Gang Of Youths

King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard

Little May

‘Weird Al’ Yankovic

+ More to be announced

Friday Night Fever Lineup

Art Vs Science

The Dancing Accountant

Death Disco DJs

Funk Club DJs


Koi Child

Pilerats DJs

+ more

Friday, January 8th 2016 – Sunday, January 10th 2016

Sir Steward Bovell Park, Bussellton

Tickets: Southbound

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