This summer, Big Day Out will play host to the ONLY AUSTRALIAN SHOWS by the RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS. These will be their first Australian festival shows since their record setting headline performances in 2000. Big Day Out is also welcoming back festival heavyweights THE KILLERS who return with a new album under their belts.
Big Day Out also welcomes 30 first-timers to the tour in 2013 including YEAH YEAH YEAHS,
VAMPIRE WEEKEND, BAND OF HORSES, ANIMAL COLLECTIVE, AGAINST ME!, 360,FOALS, B.o.B,
SLEIGH BELLS, JEFF THE BROTHERHOOD, OFF!, JAGWAR MA, DELTA SPIRIT, EVERY TIME I DIE and
HOUSE VS HURRICANE.
Also appearing for the first time on Australian shores the ALABAMA SHAKES,CHILDISH GAMBINO, LOGO, DEATH GRIPS, ADVENTURE CLUB and GARY CLARK JR.
Australia's original dance music festival within a festival, The Boiler Room will return to it's ground breaking roots, bringing you performances from the future so you can dance in the now. Dance-punk headliners THE BLOODY BEETROOTS will perform the world premier of their new live show along with full production sets from KASKADE, CRYSTAL CASTLES,PRETTY LIGHTS, NICKY ROMERO, MORGAN PAGE and SAMPOLOGY with his AV / DJ show.
A very limited number of Holographic Souvenir Big Day Out tickets are available from 8am Monday 16 July at select General Pants Co. stores with each ticket going in the draw to win a trip for 2 to our sister festival the world famous Lollapalooza in Chicago! Have your passport ready as each ticket purchase from General Pants Co. allows entry to win a week in Chicago for two including 3 Day tickets to the sold out Lollapalooza August 3-5, 2012. THAT'S IN TWO WEEKS! Your summer starts now!
Big Day Out 2013 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. No fees, no surprises.
Standby for announcements regarding Big Day Out acts touring in New Zealand.
Finally, without further ado, here's the full Big Day Out 2013 line-up...
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