The Falls Music & Arts Festival has just announced its first line-up for this New Years round of celebrations in Lorne, Marion Bay and Byron Bay. The first queens of hip hop, Salt N Pepa, will ring in 2015 at Falls Festival Byron while The Alt J, Röyksopp & Robyn, Spiderbait, John Butler Trio, Bluejuice, Cold War Kids, Jamie XX, SBTRKT, Vance Joy, The Presets and The Temper Trap are just some of the performers who will join hundreds of local musicians and artists for the 4 day music and arts festival to be held at North Byron Parklands from Tues Dec 30 to Friday Jan 2. More artists will be announced in the coming weeks.
The Falls Music & Arts Festival has been entertaining music lovers for the past 21 years in Lorne (VIC), 11 years in Marion Bay (TAS) and last year added Byron Bay to its beautiful coastal locations. The Falls Music & Arts Festival is known for its diverse music and arts programming, free camping and laid-back, friendly atmosphere.
THE FALLS MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL 2014 LINEUP (IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER):
ALT-J · BIG FREEDIA · THE BLACK LIPS · BLUEJUICE · COLD WAR KIDS · DMAs · GLASS ANIMALS · GEORGE EZRA · JAGWAR MA · JAMIE XX · JOEY BADA$$ · JOHN BUTLER TRIO · KIM CHURCHILL · THE KITE STRING TANGLE · MILKY CHANCE · MOVEMENT · THE PRESETS · REMI · RÖYKSOPP & ROBYN · RUN THE JEWELS · SAFIA · SBTRKT (LIVE) · SPIDERBAIT · STICKY FINGERS · THE TEMPER TRAP · TENSNAKE · TKAY MAIDZA · TODD TERJE (LIVE) · TYCHO · VANCE JOY · WOLF ALICE + MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED.
NYE ‘BOOGIE NIGHTS’ LINEUP:
ALISON WONDERLAND · BADBADNOTGOOD · CLIENT LIASION · SALT N PEPA + MORE.
At all Falls Festivals ‘Boogie Nights’ is a night for fun, dancing and fancy dress (with this year’s fancy dress theme yet to be announced).
The festival is giving all Byron Shire residents and south Tweed Shire residents (40 kms north or west of North Byron Parklands) priority access to a limited allocation of all event type tickets including special New Years Eve only tickets. Locals tickets will go on sale from 9AM THURSDAY AUG 28 through BYRON.FALLSFESTIVAL.COM.AU/LOCALS until sold out. Only the purchaser needs to be a local and can buy up to 4 tickets each.
If you’re outside the ‘locals’ area you are encouraged to sign up for the ballot though www.fallsfestival.com before Monday 25 August. Most Falls Festival tickets are allocated to sales through the ballot process, starting at 9am on Thursday August 28; however, for those who miss out, there will also be a small allocation of tickets set aside for general public sales starting at 9am on Wednesday September 03.
For further information visit; www.fallsfestival.com.au