The Queensland Music Festival has announced its 2017 lineup, which will run throughout the month and across the state, kicking off this weekend.
One of the highlights from the program is a tribute to, and featurign members of, The Go-Betweens, celebrating their classic album 16 Lovers Lane with guests including Steve Kilbey, Dan Kelly, Ron S Peno, Katie and Tyrone Noonan, Kirin J Calinan as well as members of Cub Sport and Ball Park Music.
Other highlights include special performances from Austrian hang soloist Manu Delago, singer-songwriter Lior, Montaigne, All Our Exes Live In Texas and more. Elsewhere there will be a street festival in Nambour’s Currie Street showcasing local acts, Kate Ceberano will host an event to highlight issues surrounding domestic violence, and Clare Bowditch will host Songs That Made Me – a mentorship and performance program to aid upcoming female songwriters.
Queensland Music Festival will run from Friday July 6 – 30 in various venues across Queensland, for more information head to qmf.org.au/2017-festival.