*UPDATE: Pre-sale tickets have already SOLD OUT! General release tickets go on sale Thursday 19, don't miss out!*
The ‘Big Day Out’ is back, bigger and better than ever!
The 2013 lineup has just been announced and features some stellar acts, including rock royalty the Red Hot Chili Peppers in their ONLY Australian shows and festival heavyweights The Killers!
In more exciting line-up news, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Vampire Weekend, Band Of Horses, Animal Collective, Against Me!, Foals, B.o.B and more will be making their debut appearance at the long-running festival, while for the Alabama Shakes, Childish Gambino, Logo, Death Grips, Adventure Club and Gary Clark Jr. , their spot on the Big Day Out bill will mark their first-ever performance on Aussie soil!
Meanwhile, the iconic Boiler Room will see dance-punk headliners The Bloody Beetroots take to the stage with the world premiere of their new live show, alongside full production sets from Kaskade, Crystal Castles, Pretty Lights, Nicky Romero, Morgan Page and Sampology with his AV / DJ show.
‘The Big Day Out 2013’ will hit Sydney, Gold Coast, Perth, Melbourne and Adelaide in January. Tickets go on sale Thursday July 19 from 7pm through www.bigdayout.com at the all-inclusive price of $165, or $265 for the 'Like A Boss' ticket.
Standby for announcements regarding ‘Big Day Out’ acts touring in New Zealand.
MTV proudly supports the Big Day Out 2013! Check out the massive full first line-up announcement as well as tour dates and ticketing info below…
RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS (EXCLUSIVE AUSTRALIAN SHOWS)
YEAH YEAH YEAHS
BAND OF HORSES
THE BLOODY BEETROOTS (LIVE)
GARY CLARK JR
EVERY TIME I DIE
JEFF THE BROTHERHOOD
HOUSE VS HURRICANE
NINA LAS VEGAS
SAMPOLOGY (AV / DJ SHOW)
TICKETS ON SALE THURS 19 JULY via BIGDAYOUT.COM
7.00pm SYDNEY Local Time
8.00pm GOLD COAST Local Time
8.00pm PERTH Local Time
9.00pm MELBOURNE Local Time
9.30pm ADELAIDE Local Time
2013 SHOW DATES AND VENUES
Friday 18 January - Sydney - Showground
Sunday 20 January - Gold Coast - Parklands
Friday 25 January - Adelaide - Showground
Saturday 26 January - Melbourne - Flemington Racecourse
Monday 28 January - Perth - Claremont Showground