Big Day Out 2013

MTV Proudly supports the 2013 Big Day Out! Coming to Sydney, the Gold Coast, Adelaide, Melbourne and Perth in summer 2013. Check out the full lineup below and click through to see artist bio's, videos and more!



Big Day Out 2013 - Side Shows



The Killers

After two years on hiatus, Las Vegas high rollers The Killers return with their fourth album ‘Battle Born’ and their first Australian shows in three years.

WEDNESDAY 16 JANUARY – THE METRO, SYDNEY

TUESDAY 22 JANUARY – THE PALACE, MELBOURNE


Yeah Yeah Yeahs

New York power trio Yeah Yeah Yeahs return to Australia with three eclectic and acclaimed albums under their belt. From stomping rockers to shout-along anthems, these guys have you covered.

TUESDAY 22 JANUARY – THE METRO THEATRE, SYDNEY


Band of Horses

Formed in 2004 by multi-instrumentalist Ben Bridwell, Band of Horses blends roots and country sounds with an indie rock aesthetic that has brought the group legions of die-hard fans.

TUESDAY 22 JANUARY – THE ENMORE, SYDNEY

WEDNESDAY 23 JANUARY – THE PALAIS, MELBOURNE

With Guests Mike Noga & The Gentlemen of Fortune


Crystal Castles

Hailing from Toronto, Crystal Castles is Ethan Kath and Alice Glass. The duo have created an unexpected level of excitement and loyalty with their two eponymously titled albums, headlining sold out tours around the world.

THURSDAY 17 JANUARY – THE HI-FI, SYDNEY

TUESDAY 22 JANUARY – BILLBOARD, MELBOURNE

With Guests Gold Fields


Bloody Beetroots

Prepare for an in-your-face sonic assault with The Bloody Beetroots’ live show – an overblown and opulent spectacle you don’t want to miss.

SATURDAY 19 JANUARY – THE ENMORE, SYDNEY With Guest Peking Duk

TUESDAY 22 JANUARY – THE TIVOLI, BRISBANE With Guest Peking Duk

THURSDAY 24 JANUARY – THE PALACE, MELBOURNE With Guest Generik


Alabama Shakes

Alabama Shakes are one of the most exciting new bands around. The 2013 ‘Big Day Out’ marks the first time the band will bring their soul-infused brand of rock n’ roll to Australia.

THURSDAY 17 JANUARY – THE METRO THEATRE, SYDNEY

THURSDAY 24 JANUARY – THE FORUM, MELBOURNE


Against Me!

The band is set to play their only shows outside of the Big Day Out festival at Manning Bar in Sydney and the Hi-Fi in Melbourne this coming January.

THURSDAY 17 JANUARY – MANNING BAR, SYDNEY

TUESDAY 22 JANUARY – THE HI-FI, MELBOURNE


Childish Gambino

Don't miss your chance to see Childish Gambino play at one of his exclusive 'Big Day Out 2013' sideshows!

WEDNESDAY 16 JANUARY - THE STANDARD, SYDNEY

WEDNESDAY 23 JANUARY – THE HI-FI, MELBOURNE


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Episodes

Big Day Out announces it's 2014 lineup, including Blur, Pearl Jam, Snoop Lion and Arcade Fire PLUS we chat to Flume about his inclusion on the bill!...

We hit the crowds with a video camera, but everyone still wanted photos. So we sort of did it...

Metal heavyweights Every Time I die compare playing small venue 'The Manning Bar' in Sydney to a full stadium for Big Day Out and how the kids are reacting to their new material......

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