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Laneway Festival 2011: Menomena, Deerhunter, Ariel Pink, Holy Fuck, Beach House, Les Savy Fav


Les Savy Fav. Photo via You Ain't No Picasso.

ONE WORD - Menomena. Some more words - IT'S REALLY GREAT THE MENOMENA RUMOURS TURNED OUT TO TRUE!

But (somewhat expected considering the festival's fairly consistent history) the line-up hardly starts and ends there. In addition to the Man Phenomena, there's also Deerhunter touring their 2010 masterpiece Halcyon Digest, Holy Fuck bringing their face-melting live show back to our shores and then there's the Sweaty Chaotic Man Juice of Les Savy Fav, who are (still) one of the greatest live bands EVER.

...AND there's millions more grams of goodness.. here's the full (first) line-up:

  • Menomena
  • Deerhunter
  • Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti
  • Holy Fuck
  • Beach House
  • Les Savy Fav
  • Yeasayer
  • !!!
  • Warpaint
  • Blonde Redhead
  • Foals
  • Bear In Heaven
  • The Antlers
  • Gotye
  • Cut Copy
  • Cloud Control
  • The Holidays
  • Jenny & Johnny
  • Two Door Cinema Club
  • Local Natives
  • PVT
  • Rat Vs Possum *
  • Stornoway
  • Violent Soho
  • World's End Press

* not appearing at Perth.

and.. the important dates:

Monday, January 31: Aotea Square, Auckland
Friday, February 4: Alexandria St, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane #
Saturday, February 5: Footscray Community Arts Centre, Melbourne
Sunday, February 6: Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney
Friday, February 11: Fowler's Live, Adelaide #
Saturday, February 12: Perth Cultural Centre, Perth

# twilight event.

Tickets for all the Australian shows go on sale Wednesday, October 20 at 9am and set you back $125 (+ bf).

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Laneway Festival
Menomena
Deerhunter
Holy Fuck
Beach House
Les Savy Fav
Yeasayer
!!!
Warpaint
Blonde Redhead
Foals
Bear In Heaven
The Antlers
Gotye
Cut Copy
Cloud Control
The Holidays
Jenny & Johnny
Two Door Cinema Club
Local Natives
Pivot
Rat Vs Possum
Stornoway
Violent Soho

 

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Comments

god is dead

in a word: swag.

7 years ago

pat4444

deerhunter almost revealed this during their webcast for halcyon... but their booking agent called and interrupted... and the menomena rumour being confirmed... yeah

very excited now

7 years ago

gemdilem

Great line up!

I've also heard that cider will be on sale again next year!
mmm... cider...

7 years ago

holc

woah $125, did I sleep through 2010, when did it make the jump?

7 years ago

holc

instantly felt like a tight-arse after that comment....

7 years ago

Wayne

MENOMENA!!!!!!
Also keen for Deerhunter, Beach House and Local Natives.

But what about Wolf Parade? I thought they were coming...

7 years ago

darthpunk

Les Savy Fav...ahhh...still remembering their phuking excellent show!

6 years ago

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