THE RYDGES POST

Concert ian 10/7/2013

Here are the dates and venues for Big Day Out 2014. Auckland, January 17 at Western Springs… Gold Coast, January 19 at Metricon Stadium & Carrara Parklands… Melbourne, January 24 at Flemington Racecourse… Sydney on Australia Day, January 26, at Sydney Showgrounds… Adelaide on Friday January 31 at Bonython Park… and Perth on Sunday February 2 at Claremont Showgrounds…Here’s the official website - http://www.bigdayout.com/

Confession. While I know that Big Day Out is indeed a BIG DAY OUT, it is for a generation that wears its jeans at a lower notch than yours truly. I do ‘know’ and like Pearl Jam… and I am familiar with Blur and Snoop Dogg (who has apparently morphed onto a more dangerous animal)… but when it comes to the likes of Tame Impala, The Naked And Famous, Flosstradamus and Peking Duk, they are just interesting names… but not quite interesting enough to take me to You Tube with the volume turned to 11. In case you were wondering, the Big Day Out line-up for 2014 is…

  • Pearl Jam
  • Arcade Fire
  • Blur
  • Snoop Dogg aka Snoop Lion
  • Major Lazer
  • Steve Angello
  • Flume
  • The Lumineers
  • Tame Impala
  • Dillon Francis
  • Mac Miller
  • Ghost
  • Grouplove
  • Flosstradamus
  • Portugal. The Man
  • Toro Y Moi
  • DIIV
  • The Naked And Famous
  • Big Gigantic
  • PEZ
  • Mudhoney
  • Cosmic Psychos
  • Northlane
  • The 1975
  • Loon Lake
  • Kingswood
  • Bo Ningen
  • The Algorithm
  • DZ Deathrays
  • Peking Duk
  • Ben Morris
  • Rüfüs

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