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Laneway Festival Lifts Veil On 2019 Lineup

Returning for another year, the ever-growing touring powerhouse of Laneway Festival has unveiled its shiny lineup for 2019. It’s a mishmash of homegrown exports and rising international stars.

Two Australian acts take top billing for next year’s edition, Gang of Youths and Courtney Barnett. While the headliners might not be up to Laneway’s former pedigree of high-class internationals, they’re still sure to move tickets for the local market. The real standouts come from festival exclusive A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie as well as Jon Hopkins, Mitski, Parquet Courts and DJDS.

Some other homegrown talent includes G Flip, Crooked Colours, Methyl Ethel, Middle Kids, What So Not and Baker Boy, just to name a few. While some of these acts may already top your playlists, crowning a Laneway Festival slot surely means they’re set to take full control in the music come the next few months.

The festival hits Australia over two weekends in February, hitting Brisbane, Sydney, Adelaide, Melbourne and, finally, Perth. Laneway Festival also treks overseas with an Auckland and Singapore leg with abridged lineups.

Tickets go on sale to general public on Tuesday 25 September at 9.00am HERE.

Laneway Festival 2019 Lineup Announcement

Gang of Youths
Courtney Barnett
A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie (Laneway Festival Exclusive)
Baker Boy
Camp Cope
Charlie Collins (East Coast Exclusive)
Clairo
Cosmo’s Midnight
Crooked Colours (East Coast Exclusive)
Denzel Curry (East Coast Exclusive)
DJDS (Excluding Adelaide)
G Flip
Jon Hopkins
Jorja Smith (Laneway Festival Exclusive)
KIAN
Mansionair (Excluding Fremantle)
Masego
Methyl Ethel
Middle Kids
Mitski (East Coast Exclusive)
Parquet Courts
Ravyn Lenae
Rex Orange County
Ruby Fields (Excluding Fremantle)
Skegss
Smino
What So Not
Yellow Days (Excluding Adelaide)

Laneway Festival 2019

SAT 2 FEB
Brisbane Showgrounds, Brisbane
SUN 3 FEB
Callan Park, Sydney
FRI 8 FEB
Hart’s Mill, Adelaide
SAT 9 FEB
Footscray Park, Melbourne
SUN 10 FEB
Esplanade Reserve and West End, Fremantle

Written by Jake Wilton