Splendour lineup drops for 2016. It’s big.

From Friday 22 to Sunday 24 of July, the green fields of North Byron Parklands will once again become the temporary home for music and arts fans with the 16th annual Splendour In The Grass Music and Arts Festival playing host to over 100 acts from cities near and far.

From influential post-punk trailblazers and globally acclaimed garage revivalists to producers at the top of their game, esteemed enigmas and some of Australia’s most established and promising artists – Splendour 2016 has peak sing-a-long guaranteed! And so much more…

The lineup, though? You’ll like it.

The Strokes and The Avalanches play their only Australian shows. With The Cure, Flume, James Blake and At the Drive-In getting a guernsey as well. Brisbane darlings Violent Soho are on the bill, along with Hermitude, Band of Horses, Sigur Ros (only Australian show, Santigold and Matt Corby.

Tickets are on sale Thursday 21 April. Look lively, folks.

Full lineup

The Strokes (only Australian show)
The Avalanches (only Australian show)
The Cure
Flume
James Blake
At the Drive-In Violent Soho
Hermitude
Band of Horses
Sigur Ros (only Australian show)
Santigold
Matt Corby
Sticky Fingers
Boy & Bear
Jake Bugg
The 1975
Leon Bridges
Duke Dumont (DJ set)
James Vincent McMorrow (only Australian show)
Courtney Barnett
The Kills
The Preatures
What So Not
Years and Year
Gang of Youths
Illy
Peter Bjorn & John
Golden Features
Crystal Fighters
Ball Park Music
Tegan & Sara
DMA’s
Hayden James
City Calm Down
Snakehips
Mark Lanegan
Michael Kiwanuka
Jagwar Ma
Jack Garratt
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard
The Jungle Giants
The Internet
Motez
Marlon Williams & The Yarra Benders

Plus:
 LIDO • EMMA LOUISE • KIM CHURCHILL • NOTHING BUT THIEVES • LÅPSLEY • KACY HILL • SLUMBERJACK • ROBERT FORSTER (10 YEARS ON) • BEACH SLANG • URTHBOY • LITTLE MAY • BOO SEEKA • GANZ • SPRING KING • MELBOURNE SKA ORCHESTRA • FAT WHITE FAMILY • TOTAL GIOVANNI • METHYL ETHEL • SLUM SOCIABLE • L D R U • IN LOVING MEMORY OF SZYMON • BLOSSOMS • HIGH TENSION • ROLAND TINGS • SAMPA THE GREAT • THE WILD FEATHERS • HARTS • NGAIIRE • MONTAIGNE • TIRED LION • GREEN BUZZARD • JESS KENT • GOLD CLASS • LUCY CLICHÉ • OPIUO • MALL GRAB • DOM DOLLA • PACES • JUST A GENT • DRO CAREY • RUNNING TOUCH • WAFIA • WORLD CHAMPION • SUI ZHEN • REMI • NICOLE MILLAR • DRELLER • FEKI • KLLO • BANOFFEE • TRIPLE J UNEARTHED WINNERS PLUS MOONBASE COMMANDER • THE MEETING TREE • TWINSY • PURPLE SNEAKERS DJS • HUMAN MOVEMENT • PLANÈTE • SWICK • AMATEUR DANCE • RIBONGIA

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