These Indie Labels Are Offering You Free Beer To Come To Their BIGSOUND Pre-Party

Next month Australia’s music types will descend upon Bris Vegas for BIGSOUND 2015, the country’s biggest annual industry conference and artist showcase. And to help twist the top off this year’s event, indie record labels Rice Is Nice and Spunk Records are hosting an official pre-party with FREE BEER.

Their bonafide box social will take place on festival eve, Tuesday September 8th at Fortitude Valley’s Black Bear Lodge, delivering live performances by the pick of the Rice Is Nice and Spunk label brew, including The Ocean Party, Shining Bird, Gold Class, Us The Band, Donny Benet, Aldous Harding and there’s also FREE BEER.

The lineup also includes sets by Darts and Angie, ahead of their official BIGSOUND showcases on September 10th at The Wooly Mammoth. Entry is free, oh and did we mention there’s also FREE BEER?

According to the official press release, the Rice Is Nice vs Spunk official BIGSOUND pre-party runs from “7pm til laaaaaate”.

While they haven’t specified exactly how much free beer is on offer, all we know is the Octopus in the poster says it’s there and that’s good enough for us.

Meanwhile, the official timetables for BIGSOUND Live have just been unveiled, featuring over 150 acts across the board.

BIGSOUND 2015 will take place in Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley over three days, from September 9th – 12th. Catch the full lineup here, and details for the official Rice Is Nice Vs Spunk pre-party, below.

Watch: Darts – Aeroplane

Rice Is Nice Vs Spunk Pre-BIGSOUND 2015 Party

Tuesday, September 8th

Blackbear Lodge, Fortitude Valley, QLD



Aldous Harding



Donny Benet

Gold Class

Shining Bird

The Ocean Party

US The Band


Wednesday, September 9th – Friday, September 11th

Assorted Venues, Fortitude Valley, QLD


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