Create/Control, Secret Sounds, Dew Process & Village Sounds Present
THE OFFICIAL SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS PRE-PARTY
THURSDAY JULY 24TH || THE NORTHERN, BYRON BAY
There ain’t no party like…
The Official Splendour in the Grass Pre-Party!
* INTERPOL * FUTURE ISLANDS
* BURAKA SOM SISTEMA * ART VS SCIENCE DJs
* DMA’s * TKAY MAIDZA * FISHING DJs
Because three days of arts and music is never enough, Splendour is hosting the ultimate pre-Festival celebration to get you and your crew in the mood for the weekend ahead.
The night before it all kicks off, Thursday July 24th, you can warm-up with some of the coolest acts around in the intimacy of Byron Bay’s iconic The Northern.
Always a night to remember, you don’t want to miss this opportunity to get sweaty with a few hundred people.
Tickets are strictly limited. Smug and eternal bragging rights included.
New York City's dapper kings of post-punk, will take to the stage in what will be their only Australian show in addition to Splendour. The band is gearing up to release their long-awaited fifth record, El Pintor, in September.
Baltimore legends Future Islands bring their enviable dance moves to The Northern ahead of their SOLD OUT Sydney and Melbourne shows.
BURAKA SOM SISTEMA
This hypnotic six-piece from Lisbon fuse techno, hip hop and dance to create the kind of sounds that urge you to drop your cares and run to the dance floor. Live – they are off the hook!
ART VS SCIENCE DJs
Widely acknowledged to be one of Australia's most enthralling and popular acts, Art vs Sciences’ irresistible energy, relentless touring and undeniable sense of fun has won over countless fans from around the country and beyond.
With their self-titled debut EP released in March & an East Coast tour in May, come and see why Channel [V] are calling these three writers, mates and front-men “the next big thing”!
Stomp your feet like a Brontosaurus! Adelaide rapper Tkay Maidza launched onto Australia’s hip-hop scene only months ago and she’s already making waves around the nation. After impressing audiences on her debut run of shows, it’s clear that Maidza is well and truly one to watch.
The boys of FISHING have indeed been busy, having just dropped their debut EP and toured the country with Yeasayer, Purity Ring, Snakadaktal, and Gypsy & The Cat. Get onboard, FISHING have cast their net far and wide for a killer DJ set for Splendour folks.
General admission tickets on sale 9am, Thursday June 26
Visit secret-sounds.com.au for details
Having just released the first teaser 'Crazy' taken from the band's forthcoming debut LP due out mid-2015, Brisbane's Art of Sleeping announce an east coast tour of the same name. Shortly after their scheduled performances on some of the countries biggest stages over the New Year at Falls Festival, the band are set to take the stage in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane this Summer.
Bernard Fanning offers up ‘GROW AROUND YOU’ lifted from his latest #1 album Departures. Berneard and his band will be stopping by the Fotty Show AFL Grand Final show on Thursday 26th September for a special televised headline-performance.
Returning in a wall of shimmering synth and hook-laden guitars, Guineafowl delivers a partnering video for new single ‘Little Death (Make It Rain)’ and announces details of a special EP launch night taking over Sydney’s Club 77 on Thursday 10th October