BIG DAY OUT LINE-UP 2014Thursday, 01 August 2013 13:03
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!
Snoop Dogg aka Snoop Lion
The Lumineers Tame Impala
Portugal. The Man
Toro Y Moi
The Naked And Famous
Rüfüs and more to be announced.
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.