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After much hype the Big Day Out 2014 line-up has been released with ‘90s grunge icons turned massively successful rockers Pearl Jam heading the bill. With a new album Lighting Bolts coming out October, Australian fans should be treated to fresh material mixed with all of their classic hits. While Blur and Arcade Fire are the other main drawcards, we'll be keen to catch Mudhoney, Ghost, and local acts Tame Impala, DZ Deathrays and Cosmic Psychos!

LINE-UP

Pearl Jam

Arcade Fire

Blur

Snoop Dogg aka Snoop Lion

Major Lazer

Steve Angello

Flume

The Lumineers

Tame Impala

Dillon Francis

Mac Miller

Ghost

Grouplove

Flosstradamus

Portugal. The Man

Toro Y Moi

DIIV

The Naked And Famous

Big Gigantic

PEZ

Mudhoney

Cosmic Psychos

Northlane

The 1975

Loon Lake

Kingswood

Bo Ningen

The Algorithm

DZ Deathrays

Peking Duk

Ben Morris

Rüfüs and more to be announced.

DATES

Friday 17 Jan – Western Springs, Auckland

Sunday 19 Jan – Metricon Stadium & Carrara Parklands, Gold Coast

Friday 24 Jan – Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne

Sunday 26 Jan – Sydney Showgrounds, Sydney Day One

Monday 27 Jan – Sydney Showgrounds, Sydney Day Two

Friday 31 Jan – Bonython Park, Adelaide

Sunday 2 Feb – Claremont Showgrounds, Perth

GENERAL PANTS CO. PRE-SALE

Presale starts Thursday August 1 from General Pants Co - www.generalpants.com.au

BIG DAY OUT MEMBERS PRE-SALE

Big Day Out Members online pre-sale on Friday August 2nd. Sign up at www.bigdayout.com before 3pm Thursday 1st August 2013 - members sale closes 9am Sunday 4th August or when sold out.

GENERAL RELEASE TICKETS ON SALE

Gold Coast: 9am local time, Wednesday 7 August

Sydney: for both shows: 9am local time Thursday 8 August

Melbourne, Adelaide & Perth: 9am local time Friday August 9 via www.bigdayout.com

Here's a teaser of Lightning Bolts from Pearl Jam.

Watch Mike McCready talk about the inspiration behind the riff on "Mind Your Manners" the first single to be released of their tenth studio album Lighting Bolts.