Festival Photo Gallery: Falls Festival (Day Two) – Lorne, Victoria (29.12.16)

The second day of programming at the 2016 Falls Festival saw The Valley Stage host the likes of Gretta Ray, Fat Freddy’s Drop, AlunaGeorge and Illy, before night fell and artists including Ta-ku and Childish Gambino came out to play with Lorne punters. John brings us the photo coverage from Thursday’s acts, including a trip to the Village and Rancho Relax!

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Illy on his ‘best album yet’ in Two Degrees; addresses criticism surrounding a new sound and direction

“I’m impatient as fuck,” Illy tells me, looking ahead to his three-date east coast tour next week. Come Friday, his fifth album in Two Degrees is finally seeing release and straight off the back, the Melbourne rapper will be sharing it with fans on stages in his hometown, Sydney and Brisbane. “With the album coming out when it…

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Troye Sivan and Flume lead 2016 ARIA Award nominations!

It was all about Blue Neighbourhood, Skin, Nonagon Infinity and Wildflower at the 2016 ARIA Awards nominations event in Sydney this morning, with all the award nominees finally being unveiled. Leading the charge this year is Flume (with 11 nominations) and Troye Sivan (7 nominations), the former’s 2016 album Skin already taking away three Artisan awards this morning (Producer of the Year,…

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Fine Arts, Best Comedy and Artisan ARIA Award nominees announced!

We’re entering ARIA Award territory for another year, with the first round of nominees (Fine Arts, Artisan and Best Comedy) being announced, the winners to be announced at the official ARIA Nominations Event in Sydney this Wednesday. Already, Flume and The Avalanches have had their latest records recognised across all three artisan categories, an impressive indicator of…

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London Grammar, The Avalanches, Violent Soho & more join Childish Gambino for the 2016 Falls Festival!

Following on from this morning’s announcement that London Grammar would be joining Childish Gambino on this year’s Falls Festival tour, the festival organisers have continued to make our Tuesday by following through with a stack of international and local names set to hit festival sites in Lorne, Byron and Marion Bay and of course for its first year, Fremantle,…

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