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The Strokes Drop New Music Ahead Of Splendour In The Grass

theMusic - ‎May 26, 2016‎
New York City rockers The Strokes have dropped new music for the first time in three years, ahead of their July appearance on Splendour In The Grass. Fans have scurried to listen to tracks Oblivius, Drag Queen and Threat Of Joy, all hailing from the ...
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Splendour In The Grass Want You To Eat Poop

Tone Deaf - ‎May 24, 2016‎
You know Splendour In The Grass has an unbelievably sick lineup, we don't have to tell you that. But they offer punters even more than just exclusive performances from bands like The Strokes and The Avalanches.

Nothing But Thieves: Getting On Splendour In The Grass Saved Us

Tone Deaf - ‎May 25, 2016‎
For their Australian audience, it's been a frustratingly long wait, but this July, they'll finally get the chance to catch up with the band at Splendour in the Grass, and also their two sideshows. We got a chance to speak to Joe Langridge-Brown ...

Want To Be On The Splendour In The Grass Lineup? Here's Your Shot

Tone Deaf - ‎May 23, 2016‎
Are you in an up-and-coming band or perhaps forging ahead with a solo project? Do you dream of being on the lineup of one of Australia's biggest music festivals?

Police, punters praise Big Pineapple Music Festival

The Sunshine Coast Daily - ‎4 hours ago‎
Monique Binns (L-R), Tullia Wild, Emily Bussey and Kallen Tjaden. Che Chapman. She said it was still very accessible though. “I go to Splendour (in the Grass) every year and it's a hassle,” she said. Mr Yeo said it was a great drawcard for the Sunshine ...

The Story Behind The Middle East's On-Stage Splendour Breakup

Tone Deaf - ‎May 19, 2016‎
A few months later, they'd be done, famously announcing their dissolution as they took the stage at that year's Splendour In The Grass festival. A subsequent statement thanked fans for their support but didn't offer any further details about what ...

'Undetectable' drugs on our streets

Gold Coast Bulletin - ‎May 27, 2016‎
The only festival held in the Gold Coast area is Splendour in the Grass at Byron Bay and it is one on Dr Caldicott's radar.

The strange history of The Horses

The Advertiser - ‎May 26, 2016‎
Monte Morgan of Client Liaison had tried to get Braithwaite to perform The Horses with them at Splendour in the Grass last year.

The Strokes debut new single Oblivius

Yahoo7 News - ‎May 26, 2016‎
After 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 Bay, Australia. AAP.
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The Avalanches Are Sharing New Music, Through A Telephone Hotline

Music Feeds - ‎May 26, 2016‎
After teasing the world with signs of new material earlier this week, it seems The Avalanches have set up a telephone hotline where fans can hear a looped snippet of new music, albeit in very low (and truly lo-fi) quality.
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Watch Violent Soho Tear It Up With The Smith Street Band's Wil Wagner In A Surprise Live Collab

Music Feeds - ‎May 26, 2016‎
Last night, on the first of two nights at Sydney's Enmore Theatre, Violent Soho brought Wagner on stage during their set, leaving the crowd to lose its collective shit.
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Dro Carey Announces Australian Tour In Support of 'Dark Zoo' EP

theMusic - ‎May 25, 2016‎
He will play Melbourne's Roxane Parlour (1 July), Brisbane's TBC Club (2 July), Sydney's Civic Underground (9 July), Perth's Rosemount Hotel (15 July) and Adelaide's Rocket Bar (16 July).

Interview: Spring King – “We Don't Really Know How To Play Super Soft Music”

Howl & Echoes - ‎May 24, 2016‎
With the Spring King boys also set to tour Australia as part of the biggest Splendour In The Grass lineup in years as well, we had the privilege of catching up with frontman, drummer, songwriter, producer and an all-around great bloke in Tarek Musa ...
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INTERVIEW: Tegan And Sara Chat Upcoming Ninth (!) Studio Album & Their Music Getting Real With Queer Issues

Music Feeds - ‎May 24, 2016‎
They'll also be in Australia later this year for Splendour In The Grass (one of only a few major festivals around the world that they've not before played), and whilst here they are set to play a number of more intimate headlining shows in select ...

Remi: 'if you're going to be your own boss, you might as well be a good one'

Rip It Up - ‎May 24, 2016‎
Two years later, and the boys have played at shows and festivals around the country, formed their own record label, House Of Beige, shared the stage with Joey Bada$$ and Danny Brown, and have just been announced on the Splendour in the Grass lineup.
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NSW Could Have Built Four Schools With The Money It Has Spent On Sniffer Dogs Since 2010

theMusic - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Also that year, Australian group Art Vs Science spoke out against the use of sniffer dogs at festivals, name-checking Splendour In The Grass, at which they were performing. The Guardian reports that, since 2014, there have been 14,600 searches ...
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James Blake Talks Rick Rubin, Frank Ocean & Not Being Diplo

Howl & Echoes - ‎May 25, 2016‎
... Diplo and have a beat farm.” While The Colour In Anything continues to unravel itself, it's also incredibly exciting to think about what's next for Blake.
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The Strokes share second "Future Present Past" track "Drag Queen"

Mirage News - ‎May 27, 2016‎
They also play Australian festival Splendour In The Grass on July 22. The band headlined Governors Ball in 2014, but organisers said they invited The Strokes to headline again so soon afterwards on the promise of new material.

The Middle East Reveal They Almost Reunited Last Year

Tone Deaf - ‎May 25, 2016‎
It's been five years since The Middle East famously broke up as they took the stage to play Splendour In The Grass and still they are dogged by questions of a potential reunion at every turn.
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The Avalanches hint at new album

Yahoo7 News - ‎May 23, 2016‎
The Australian sample masters The Avalanches surprised their fans with their inclusion on the Splendour in the Grass line-up this year - 16 years after the release of the first, and only, album Since I Left You.