Dance / Electro, Festivals — October 14, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Rainbow Serpent Festival just released a jaw dropping second lineup announcement

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Rainbow Serpent Festival, one of Australia’s largest outdoor music and lifestyle festivals, has just announced a spectacular new list of additions to their  lineup, for this, their 19th edition to be held from 22 – 25 January  in Lexton, Victoria.

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Some of the highlights of the second round announcement are US performers Pretty Lights, Emancipator and Bluetech who will appear alongside UK artists James Monro, Ed Solo, Tripswitch and Nikki S. Fans will also be captivated by performances from Efdemin, Dasha Rush, and Jossie Telch who make up just some of the 40 international acts to appear at the event that has earned a cult following from its 15,000 annual attendees.

 

The announced acts add more ammunition to an already stacked lineup the includes a host of the electronic music world’s most celebrated and respected performers including John Digweed, Hernan Cattaneo, Ace Ventura, Stickybuds and Logic Bomb

“We’re really excited to be taking patrons on a grand, world tour of musical tastes and treats,” said festival organizer Tim Harvey, claiming the 2016 lineup is one of the strongest in the festival’s history. “Once again we’ve delivered a music program rich in diversity and there will be something that appeals to everyone across our six music stages.
“We’re proud of our record of supporting the Australian music industry by providing a platform for so many artists to showcase their unique talent every year,” he continued. “Aussie musicians have been on the cutting edge of electronic production from the very beginning, and it’s important they are acknowledged locally while they are taking the rest of the world by storm.”

 

Having a long history of supporting grass the Australian electronic music scene, the festival’s domestic acts were also announced today with the The Opiuo Band, HMC, Tornado Wallace, Late Nite Tuff Guy, Jamie Stevens, The Bombay Royale and Mista Savona among the 100 Australian musicians and bands set to appear at one of the world’s most renowned and best-loved transformational festivals.

Rainbow Serpent is not just a music festival, with an array of international and local visual artists set to transform the rural Victorian landscape into an explosion of creativity and colour. A workshop area with five stages will also host countless talks, yoga sessions and a dedicated children’s area alongside free healing therapies, art galleries and many other activities.
Rainbow Serpent are launching their 2016 festival with the annual Urban Gathering, featuring some of Australia’s most talented musicians alongside various workshops on 31 October at Ceres Environment Park in Melbourne.

 

Rainbow Serpent Festival

When: 22 – 25 January, 2016
Where: Lexton, Victoria Australia
Tickets: $330 AUD (plus booking fee)

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