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Behold The Sugar Mountain 2018 Lineup

Update 25/10 8.45pm: Sugar Mountain has, again, partnered with world renowned underground dance music broadcaster, Boiler Room, announcing their lineup for the day along with its international stream. Honey Dijon, Love Deluxe, Gerd Janson and more will take the second stage of the festival. See the full lineup below.

Original Story: One of Melbourne’s most beloved one-day boutique music and art festivals, Sugar Mountain, has unveiled it’s massive return for 2018. Following the announcement of J Hus as the first addition to the lineup a few weeks back, organisers of the festival have now dropped the full list.

With an incredible cast of both national and international acts hitting Melbourne early next year, Sugar Mountain 2018 is topped by Actress, Joey Bada$$, Cut Copy, Love Deluxe, Laurel Halo, just to name a few. Dan Shake, from the UK, also joins the lineup along with other overseas acts such as Jamilla Woods, Honey Dijon, Shanti Celeste and many more. Not to mention the Boiler Room will once again return with that set of artists being announced at a later date.

Shining a spotlight on the biggest and best of the underground music world, Sugar Mountain is a sensory overload of music, art, food and culture. Speaking of art, the artist lineup of Sugar Mountain also includes Khalif Diouf—better known as Le1f—along with CORIN, Justin Shoulder, Pasefika Victoria Choir and so many more who’ll bring everything from visual and interactive art pieces, to dance performances and digital performance concepts.

Hitting Melbourne’s Arts Precinct on Saturday 20 January, Sugar Mountain, again, promises to attest to all your senses at the same time. First release tickets are on sale now HERE at a special lineup announcement price. See the full lineup below.

Sugar Mountain 2017

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Posted by Sugar Mountain on Wednesday, 1 February 2017

Sugar Mountain Lineup Announcement

Honey Dijon
Gerd Janson
Shanti Celeste (off broadcast)
Dan Shake
Project Pablo
Éclair Fifi (off broadcast)
Fantastic Man
Love Deluxe


Actress (UK)
Ara Koufax
Body Type
Cut Copy
Dan Shake (UK)
Eclair Fifi (UK)
Fantastic Man
Gerd Janson (GER)
Honey Dijon (USA)
J Hus (UK)
Jamila Woods (USA)
Joey Bada$$ (USA)
Kardajala Kirridarra
Laurel Halo (USA)
Love Deluxe
Project Pablo (CAN)
Sevdaliza (NED)
Shanti Celeste (UK)
Stella Donnelly


VIA ALICE feat. Waangenga Blanco x Khalif Diouf (USA)
Amrita Hepi x Pasefika Victoria Choir
Justin Shoulder x CORIN x Tristan Jalleh
Hiroyasu Tsuri (JPN) x Jun Inoue (JPN)
Marcus Whale x Athena Thebus

Written by Jake Wilton