BIGSOUND has announced its packed first lineup

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BIGSOUND has announced its packed first lineup

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This September, the two halves of Peking Duk, Sly Withers and more will bring their craft to Fortitude Valley.

The first 70 names of the BIGSOUND 2024 lineup have today been announced, with some of the world’s finest performers making the bill.

Chosen from more than 1200 applicants, BIGSOUND Music Programmers Casey O’Shaughnessy and Katie Rynne have selected the 2024 lineup to perform this year to the music industry’s keenest eyes.

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  • Sept 3-6
  • Fortitude Valley, Brisbane

From Peking Duk’s Keli Holiday and Y.O.G.A projects, to Alex the AstronautdustDear SeattleSly WithersStand AtlanticGretta RayPEPTALKtotal tommyNoah Dillon and far beyond, Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley music precinct will come alive with the sounds of blooming talent this September.

“It has been such a privilege getting the opportunity to program the BIGSOUND 2024 line-up. We are blown away by the calibre of artists that applied this year, and we’ve discovered so many amazing new artists in the process,” say O’Shaughnessy and Rynne of the selection process for the festival lineup.

As it marks its 23rd year, BIGSOUND 2024 is focused on showcasing both the most buzzed and best emerging talent, making it the festival for adventurous music lovers to see some of the hottest names in music and future headline artists.

The spotlight will shine brightly on Australia’s First Nations Talent, with performances from MaanyungRay Dimakarri Dixon and Kiwat Kennell to name a few and with more to come.

With rising costs battling the persistent need to boogie, BIGSOUND 2024 are this year offering $25 one-night music festival tickets for music lovers under 25 years of age, and $75 three-night Music Festival tickets for those that get in early and purchase before 31 July.

More BIGSOUND artists, including the full Goolwal Goolwal First Nations lineup, to be announced soon.

For more info, the full lineup, tickets and more, keep reading here.