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Junkee
Former Idol Host James Mathison Is Running Against Tony Abbottfirst became famous as a host on Channel [V], and let’s not forget the time he
Former Idol Host James Mathison Is Running Against Tony Abbott
Junkee / Posted 18 hours ago
first became famous as a host on Channel [V], and let’s not forget the time he was part of a band formed by fellow Channel [V] reporters including Yumi Stynes called The Punisherz. They supported Mickey Avalon and once played Splendour In The G... Read more
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Perth Now
The strange history of The Horseswith Daryl Braithwaite Monte Morgan of Client Liaison had tried to get Braithw
The strange history of The Horses
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
with Daryl Braithwaite Monte Morgan of Client Liaison had tried to get Braithwaite to perform The Horses with them at Splendour in the Grass last year. Morgan: “We were looking at flying him in a private jet to Ballina Airport, we just... Read more
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Herald Sun
The strange history of The Horseswith Daryl Braithwaite Monte Morgan of Client Liaison had tried to get Braithw
The strange history of The Horses
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
with Daryl Braithwaite Monte Morgan of Client Liaison had tried to get Braithwaite to perform The Horses with them at Splendour in the Grass last year. Morgan: “We were looking at flying him in a private jet to Ballina Airport, we just... Read more
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News.com.au
The strange history of The Horseswith Daryl Braithwaite Monte Morgan of Client Liaison had tried to get Braithw
The strange history of The Horses
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
with Daryl Braithwaite Monte Morgan of Client Liaison had tried to get Braithwaite to perform The Horses with them at Splendour in the Grass last year. Morgan: “We were looking at flying him in a private jet to Ballina Airport, we just... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The strange history of The Horseswith Daryl Braithwaite Monte Morgan of Client Liaison had tried to get Braithw
The strange history of The Horses
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
with Daryl Braithwaite Monte Morgan of Client Liaison had tried to get Braithwaite to perform The Horses with them at Splendour in the Grass last year. Morgan: “We were looking at flying him in a private jet to Ballina Airport, we just... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The strange history of The Horseswith Daryl Braithwaite Monte Morgan of Client Liaison had tried to get Braithw
The strange history of The Horses
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
with Daryl Braithwaite Monte Morgan of Client Liaison had tried to get Braithwaite to perform The Horses with them at Splendour in the Grass last year. Morgan: “We were looking at flying him in a private jet to Ballina Airport, we just... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The strange history of The Horseswith Daryl Braithwaite Monte Morgan of Client Liaison had tried to get Braithw
The strange history of The Horses
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
with Daryl Braithwaite Monte Morgan of Client Liaison had tried to get Braithwaite to perform The Horses with them at Splendour in the Grass last year. Morgan: “We were looking at flying him in a private jet to Ballina Airport, we just... Read more
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Faster Louder
The Kills' Alison Mosshart: "I have a really fucking super crazy job"Kills’ Ash and Ice will be released on Friday, June 3 through Domino. They’ll b
The Kills' Alison Mosshart: "I have a really fucking super crazy job"
Faster Louder / Posted yesterday
Kills’ Ash and Ice will be released on Friday, June 3 through Domino. They’ll be in Australia in July to play at Splendour in the Grass plus sideshows at the Forum Theatre in Melbourne on Saturday, July 23 and at Sydney’s Enmore Theatre... Read more
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Faster Louder
Super fans have found a brand new Avalanches song called ‘Subways’of new music arrives just ahead of The Avalanches’ appearance at Primavera next
Super fans have found a brand new Avalanches song called ‘Subways’
Faster Louder / Posted yesterday
of new music arrives just ahead of The Avalanches’ appearance at Primavera next weekend and an Australian exclusive set at Splendour in the Grass in July. According to rumours, the band are also set to drop an official single and a clip for a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The Strokes' surprise return and why everyone is happy about itan extended break the band regrouped for a fifth album in 2013, Comedown Machin
The Strokes' surprise return and why everyone is happy about it
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
an extended break the band regrouped for a fifth album in 2013, Comedown Machine. The band are due to play at New York's Governors Ball music festival later this summer before an appearance at Splendour in the Grass in Byron Ba... Read more
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Irish Examiner
The Strokes reveal first new song in three yearsMachine. The band are due to play at New York’s Governors Ball music festival
The Strokes reveal first new song in three years
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
Machine. The band are due to play at New York’s Governors Ball music festival later this summer before an appearance at Splendour in the Grass in Byron Bay, Australia. You might also like More From The Irish Examiner Follow the Irish... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
The Strokes reveal first new song in three yearsan extended break the band regrouped for a fifth album in 2013, Comedown Machin
The Strokes reveal first new song in three years
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
an extended break the band regrouped for a fifth album in 2013, Comedown Machine. The band are due to play at New York's Governors Ball music festival later this summer before an appearance at Splendour in the Grass in Byron Ba... Read more
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Faster Louder
Tegan & Sara on love, death, separation and media bullshitto compromise in any way. Love You To Death will be released on Friday, June 3
Tegan & Sara on love, death, separation and media bullshit
Faster Louder / Posted 2 days ago
to compromise in any way. Love You To Death will be released on Friday, June 3 via Warner. Tegan and Sara are playing at Splendour in the Grass on Sunday, July 24 alongside Flume, James Blake and Sigur Ros. Their sideshows in Sydney and Melbourne... Read more
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Faster Louder
Tegan and Sara are tired of "fucking ridiculous" double standards in the music businessheadline, maybe not before our names.” Tegan and Sara’s Love You To Death will
Tegan and Sara are tired of "fucking ridiculous" double standards in the music business
Faster Louder / Posted 2 days ago
headline, maybe not before our names.” Tegan and Sara’s Love You To Death will be released on Friday, June 3 via Warner. They’re heading to Australia to play at Splendour in the Grass and a pair of sold-out sideshows in Sydney and Melbourne in J... Read more
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Faster Louder
The Middle East came pretty bloody close to reuniting last yearthat the beloved band has considered reuniting last year. The Middle East anno
The Middle East came pretty bloody close to reuniting last year
Faster Louder / Posted 3 days ago
that the beloved band has considered reuniting last year. The Middle East announced their split in 2011 during a set at Splendour in the Grass just a few months after the release of their debut album I Want That You Are Always Happy. Jones now... Read more
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Northern Star
Is it ice cream? Is it poo? It’s Splendour artMR POOPIE will be a popular feature of this year's Splendour in the Grass. He
Is it ice cream? Is it poo? It’s Splendour art
Northern Star / Posted 3 days ago
MR POOPIE will be a popular feature of this year's Splendour in the Grass. He is not a musician or a supermodel, but a piece of art that resembles the most famous and controversial emoji. Everybody poops and everybody likes ice cream. Coincidence?... Read more
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Pitchfork
Watch the Kills' “Siberian Nights” VideoMoscow, Russia - Park Live Festival 07-14 Carhaix, France - Festival Les Viell
Watch the Kills' “Siberian Nights” Video
Pitchfork / Posted 3 days ago
Moscow, Russia - Park Live Festival 07-14 Carhaix, France - Festival Les Viellies Charrues 07-22 Byron Bay, Australia - Splendour in the Grass 07-23 Melbourne, Australia - Forum Theatre 07-26 Sydney, Australia - Enmore Theatre 07-28 Auckland,... Read more
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Faster Louder
Watch the just-released trailer for the official Avalanches doco, 'Since They Left Us'Heart’ featuring David Berman of the Silver Jews on vocals. January 2013: Aval
Watch the just-released trailer for the official Avalanches doco, 'Since They Left Us'
Faster Louder / Posted 4 days ago
Heart’ featuring David Berman of the Silver Jews on vocals. January 2013: Avalanches release ‘80s inspired set recorded at Splendour in the Grass in 2006. May 2013: The Avalanches release a 22-second preview of a track commissioned for the... Read more
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Pitchfork
The Avalanches Enlist Father John Misty, Danny Brown, Ariel Pink for Teaser VideoBarcelona, Spain - Primavera Sound 06-09 London, England - Oval Space 06-11 B
The Avalanches Enlist Father John Misty, Danny Brown, Ariel Pink for Teaser Video
Pitchfork / Posted 4 days ago
Barcelona, Spain - Primavera Sound 06-09 London, England - Oval Space 06-11 Brighton, England - Wild Life Festival 06-12 London, England - Field Day 07-22-23 Byron Bay, Australia - Splendour in the Grass 07-24 Yuzawa, Japan - Fuji Rock Fes... Read more
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Faster Louder
We rank every Tegan and Sara album from worst to bestIn the lead up to the release of Tegan and Sara’s seventh record, Love You To D
We rank every Tegan and Sara album from worst to best
Faster Louder / Posted 5 days ago
In the lead up to the release of Tegan and Sara’s seventh record, Love You To Death, and an Australian visit for Splendour in the Grass, JULES LEFEVRE ranks their back catalogue from worst to best. Ranking Tegan & Sara’s discography is an exercise... Read more
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Faster Louder
The Middle East open up about their dramatic rise and fallthe release of their 2011 debut album I Want That You Are Always Happy, the ban
The Middle East open up about their dramatic rise and fall
Faster Louder / Posted 8 days ago
the release of their 2011 debut album I Want That You Are Always Happy, the band shocked fans by breaking up on stage at Splendour in the Grass. Nearly five years on, singer/guitarist Jordan Ireland and producer Mark Myers who also played... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The Kills, The Internetset at the Coachella Festival last month. The band are heading to this part of
The Kills, The Internet
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
set at the Coachella Festival last month. The band are heading to this part of the world to be part of the line-up for the Splendour in the Grass festival across the Tasman. Tickets for the NZ shows go on sale next Wednesday and Thursday. In... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Becky brings her bedroom humour to townComedy Festivals’ The Comedy Zone showcase in 2014. In that same year Becky als
Becky brings her bedroom humour to town
Daily Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
Comedy Festivals’ The Comedy Zone showcase in 2014. In that same year Becky also opened for Wil Anderson and performed at Splendour In The Grass. She has written for Josh Thomas‘s Emmy nominated hit show Please Like Me and was named as one of... Read more
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Faster Louder
That’s the way it’s gonna be, little darlin’: An oral history of Daryl Braithwaite’s ‘The Horses’it in our back pocket. Daryl Braithwaite: Client Liaison had contacted me abou
That’s the way it’s gonna be, little darlin’: An oral history of Daryl Braithwaite’s ‘The Horses’
Faster Louder / Posted 10 days ago
it in our back pocket. Daryl Braithwaite: Client Liaison had contacted me about six months before Beyond The Valley to do Splendour in the Grass with them. I was chuffed, I searched through everything to find who Client Liaison were and rang my... Read more
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Faster Louder
A legendary Aussie rock festival is set to return in 2017is set to return in 2017. Promoter Adrian Buckley – who recently complained ab
A legendary Aussie rock festival is set to return in 2017
Faster Louder / Posted 11 days ago
is set to return in 2017. Promoter Adrian Buckley – who recently complained about the level of support triple j offers Splendour in the Grass – says that Narara 2017 will offer “a stripped back and raw festival experience” with a focus on the... Read more
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Faster Louder
12 unlikely Aussie band reunions that really need to happenright hands and got back to work.7. The rest of The Avalanches They’re back in
12 unlikely Aussie band reunions that really need to happen
Faster Louder / Posted 12 days ago
right hands and got back to work.7. The rest of The Avalanches They’re back in the news as one of the headlining acts of Splendour in the Grass, but there are only three people that still perform under the name The Avalanches – Robbie Chater,... Read more
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Northern Star
Splendour community grant applications are openSplendour in the Grass has confirmed that the 2016 Community Grant Fund is now
Splendour community grant applications are open
Northern Star / Posted 16 days ago
Splendour in the Grass has confirmed that the 2016 Community Grant Fund is now open for applications. Each year, Splendour in the Grass donates a portion of the event's ticket sales to some of Byron Shire's valuable local community groups. To date,... Read more
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Faster Louder
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard are hitting the road for 'Nonagon Infinity'July 8 – Croxton, Melbourne Saturday, July 16 – Karova Lounge, Ballarat Sunda
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard are hitting the road for 'Nonagon Infinity'
Faster Louder / Posted 16 days ago
July 8 – Croxton, Melbourne Saturday, July 16 – Karova Lounge, Ballarat Sunday, July 17 – Barwon Club, Geelong Saturday, July 23 – Splendour in the Grass, Byron Bay Friday, August 5 – Metro, Sydney Saturday, August 6 –... Read more
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Perth Now
Melbourne fans fed up as Azealia Banks storms off stage after 90 secondsthe said she was ''going for sushi''. Fans are demanding a refund on Twitter f
Melbourne fans fed up as Azealia Banks storms off stage after 90 seconds
Perth Now / Posted 16 days ago
the said she was ''going for sushi''. Fans are demanding a refund on Twitter for the $132 tickets. The rapper performed another cut-short set at Splendour in the Grass in 2012, when she walked off 25 minutes into her set blaming dodgy equ... Read more
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Perth Now
Azealia slams ‘violent’ Aussie crowdsAzealia Banks performs at Splendour in the Grass on July 25 in Byron Bay. Pictu
Azealia slams ‘violent’ Aussie crowds
Perth Now / Posted 16 days ago
Azealia Banks performs at Splendour in the Grass on July 25 in Byron Bay. Picture: Getty Images Outspoken rapper Azealia Banks has declared herself fed up with playing in Australia, condemning the audiences as belligerent. Her denunciation of the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Melbourne fans fed up as Azealia Banks storms off stage after 90 secondsthe said she was ''going for sushi''. Fans are demanding a refund on Twitter f
Melbourne fans fed up as Azealia Banks storms off stage after 90 seconds
Herald Sun / Posted 17 days ago
the said she was ''going for sushi''. Fans are demanding a refund on Twitter for the $132 tickets. The rapper performed another cut-short set at Splendour in the Grass in 2012, when she walked off 25 minutes into her set blaming dodgy equ... Read more
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Herald Sun
Azealia slams ‘violent’ Aussie crowdsAzealia Banks performs at Splendour in the Grass on July 25 in Byron Bay. Pictu
Azealia slams ‘violent’ Aussie crowds
Herald Sun / Posted 17 days ago
Azealia Banks performs at Splendour in the Grass on July 25 in Byron Bay. Picture: Getty Images Outspoken rapper Azealia Banks has declared herself fed up with playing in Australia, condemning the audiences as belligerent. Her denunciation of the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Melbourne fans fed up as Azealia Banks storms off stage after 90 secondsthe said she was ''going for sushi''. Fans are demanding a refund on Twitter f
Melbourne fans fed up as Azealia Banks storms off stage after 90 seconds
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
the said she was ''going for sushi''. Fans are demanding a refund on Twitter for the $132 tickets. The rapper performed another cut-short set at Splendour in the Grass in 2012, when she walked off 25 minutes into her set blaming dodgy equ... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Azealia slams ‘violent’ Aussie crowdsAzealia Banks performs at Splendour in the Grass on July 25 in Byron Bay. Pictu
Azealia slams ‘violent’ Aussie crowds
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Azealia Banks performs at Splendour in the Grass on July 25 in Byron Bay. Picture: Getty Images Outspoken rapper Azealia Banks has declared herself fed up with playing in Australia, condemning the audiences as belligerent. Her denunciation of the... Read more
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Faster Louder
A festival promoter has questioned triple j's support for Splendour In The Grassmade earlier this year by Bluesfest promoter Peter Noble during an interview wi
A festival promoter has questioned triple j's support for Splendour In The Grass
Faster Louder / Posted 17 days ago
made earlier this year by Bluesfest promoter Peter Noble during an interview with FL. Although he didn’t specifically name Splendour in the Grass, Noble estimated that the support of triple j presenting and promoting a festival could “mean hundreds... Read more
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Perth Now
The Cure is coming to PerthVivid Festival at The Sydney Opera House. Picture: Supplied The tour coincides
The Cure is coming to Perth
Perth Now / Posted 19 days ago
Vivid Festival at The Sydney Opera House. Picture: Supplied The tour coincides with the band’s appearance at Byron Bay’s Splendour in the Grass on July 23 and will see vocalist Robert Smith, bassist Simon Gallup, drummer Jason Cooper, keyboardist... Read more
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Faster Louder
King Gizzard unleash a video-of-the-year contender in 'People-Vultures'is taken from Nonagon Infinity, out now through Flightless/Remote Control. The
King Gizzard unleash a video-of-the-year contender in 'People-Vultures'
Faster Louder / Posted 19 days ago
is taken from Nonagon Infinity, out now through Flightless/Remote Control. The Gizz are currently touring the US, but will return to Australia for Splendour in the Grass and Dark Mofo. Check out the clip for ‘Pe... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Byron Bay: a retirement village for models, Miley Cyrus and millionairesBay Writers Festival and the new Byron Bay International Fashion Festival. Art
Byron Bay: a retirement village for models, Miley Cyrus and millionaires
Brisbane Times / Posted 20 days ago
Bay Writers Festival and the new Byron Bay International Fashion Festival. Artistic director Clint Hurrell – designer of Splendour in the Grass' Tee Pee Village – staged the second event for local designers last week at Elements and is glad the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Byron Bay: a retirement village for models, Miley Cyrus and millionairesBay Writers Festival and the new Byron Bay International Fashion Festival. Art
Byron Bay: a retirement village for models, Miley Cyrus and millionaires
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Bay Writers Festival and the new Byron Bay International Fashion Festival. Artistic director Clint Hurrell – designer of Splendour in the Grass' Tee Pee Village – staged the second event for local designers last week at Elements and is glad the... Read more
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Faster Louder
What happened to the great Aussie mega festival?raises a lot of questions. Will we ever see a national event of this scale agai
What happened to the great Aussie mega festival?
Faster Louder / Posted 25 days ago
raises a lot of questions. Will we ever see a national event of this scale again? Why have destination festivals such as Splendour in the Grass and Falls Festival prevailed? What lies behind the success of medium touring festivals like Laneway... Read more
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Perth Now
The Cure for Splendour in the GrassGoth rock: Robert Smith and The Cure will headline this year’s Splendour in the
The Cure for Splendour in the Grass
Perth Now / Posted 29 days ago
Goth rock: Robert Smith and The Cure will headline this year’s Splendour in the Grass festival. RECLUSIVE Australian band The Avalanches will reform for this year’s Splendour in the Grass festival. The Melbourne band, who have not released an album... Read more
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Herald Sun
The Cure for Splendour in the GrassGoth rock: Robert Smith and The Cure will headline this year’s Splendour in the
The Cure for Splendour in the Grass
Herald Sun / Posted 29 days ago
Goth rock: Robert Smith and The Cure will headline this year’s Splendour in the Grass festival. RECLUSIVE Australian band The Avalanches will reform for this year’s Splendour in the Grass festival. The Melbourne band, who have not released an album... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The Cure for Splendour in the GrassGoth rock: Robert Smith and The Cure will headline this year’s Splendour in the
The Cure for Splendour in the Grass
The Courier Mail / Posted 29 days ago
Goth rock: Robert Smith and The Cure will headline this year’s Splendour in the Grass festival. RECLUSIVE Australian band The Avalanches will reform for this year’s Splendour in the Grass festival. The Melbourne band, who have not released an album... Read more
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