NEWS: LANEWAY FESTIVAL 2010…

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EchoTheBunnymen-01-bigFantastic main announcement for the Laneway Festival in 2010! Highlights for Doubtful Sounds have to be Black Lips, Wild Beasts (our potential album of 09), Daniel Johnston, Echo And The Bunnymen and The XX who we have had on rotation recently.

  • Echo & The Bunnymen
  • Florence and The Machine
  • Black Lips
  • The XX
  • Daniel Johnston #
  • Sarah Blasko
  • N.AS.A
  • Eddy Current Suppression Ring
  • Hockey
  • Dappled Cities
  • Mumford and Sons #
  • Radio Clit
  • The Very Best
  • Wild Beasts #
  • Whitely
  • The Middle East
  • Kid Sam
  • Dirty Three *

# not appearing at Adelaide
* Melbourne only

There have also been a few location changes for next year’s events, including the Sydney leg of the tour moving from downtown Sydney out to sunny Rozelle.

Friday, January 29: Alexandria St off St Paul’s Terrace, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane
Saturday, January 30: Footscray Community Arts Centre (FCAC), Melbourne
Sunday, January 31: Sydney College of the Arts (SCA), Rozelle, Sydney
Monday, February 1: Britomart Station, Auckland
Friday, February 5: Fowler’s Live, North Terrace, Adelaide
Saturday, February 6: Perth Cultural Centre, Northbridge, Perth

Tickets on sale Fri 30th October via Greentix

NEWS: FALLS FESTIVAL lineup announced…

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Due to a media leak the organisers have now confirmed the first list of acts who will play the Victorian festival on New Years Eve.

Ed Droste of Grizzly Bear tweeted today that… “Finally some info is out! We are indeed coming to the Falls Festival in Australia!! So excited!!!”

Doubtful Sounds is pretty excited about a few of the acts (in red) and hopefully we will see sideshows in other major cities…

Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Moby

Hilltop Hoods

Grizzly Bear

Rodrigo Y Gabriela

The Temper Trap

Xavier Rudd

Emiliana Torrini

Little Birdy

Midnight Juggernauts

Andrew Bird

Lyrics Born

Chairlift

King Khan and the Shrines

Editors

Philadelphia Grand Jury

Kaki King

Sarah Blasko

Art Vs. Science

DJ Yoda

Liam Finn

Lisa Mitchell

Major Lazer (Soundsystem)

Patrick Watson

Seasick Steve

The View

White Rabbits

Future of the Left

Killaqueenz

Yves Klein Blue

The John Steel Singers

NEWS: 2009 SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS lineup…

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SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS 2009 – 1ST LINEUP
Bloc Party (in their ONLY Australian show), The Flaming Lips, Jane’s Addiction, MGMT (also in their ONLY Australian show), Hilltop Hoods, Grinspoon, Midnight Juggernauts, The Specials, Sarah Blasko, Augie March, Josh Pyke, Friendly Fires, Little Birdy, Birds Of Tokyo, The Gutter Twins, Manchester Orchestra, Yuksek, Bob Evans, White Lies, Kram, Yves Klein Blue, Decoder Ring, Lost Valentinos, Leader Cheetah, Jack Ladder, The Middle East, Polaroid Fame and Glass Towers

SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS 2009 TICKET PRICES
Event ticket:  $240.00 (inc gst) + bf
Carbon Offset Ticket: $245.95  (inc gst) + bf
Camping ticket: $132.00  (inc gst) + bf

TICKETS ON SALE
9.00am sharp on Thursday May 14th – Internet sales only – http://www.qjump.com.au

SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS 2009
Sat July 25th and Sunday July 26th
Belongil Fields,
Byron Bay