Australia is about to be infiltrated by a whole host of international acts thanks to ’Splendour In The Grass’ illustrious roster; but even if you can’t get to the four-day Queensland festival, you can still see the headliners at a whole stack of side-shows!
Elbow, Modest Mouse, The Kills, DJ Shadow, Gomez, Glasvegas and Thievery Corporation International have all announced independant tours and gigs across the country, reports the Sydney Morning Herald.
And while headliners Coldplay and Kanye West won’t be playing additional gigs, Splendor has also announced its official sideshows, which include Pulp, The Hives, Foster The People, James Blake, Grouplove, The Vaccines, Fitz And The Tantrums, Dananananaykroyd, Noah & The Whale, Kele and Mona.
Western Australians will be stoked to hear they’re not going to miss out – organisers have confirmed Splendour’s WA spin off festival, ’On The Bright Side’ is returning Saturday July 23 in Perth, featuring The Hives, Pulp, Modest Mouse, Tame Impala and heaps more. Get to onthebrightside.com.au
for more info.
Which Splendor side-shows do you want to see? Let us know by commenting below!
Meanwhile, for more info on all the Splendor side-shows and main festival info, get to spendourinthegrass.com