Peats Ridge 2012 announces first acts

Thursday 2 August 2012

Peats Ridge 2012 announces first acts

John Butler TrioFriendly Fires (DJ set) and Unknown Mortal Orchestra lead the first round of acts announced today for this ninth edition of Peats Ridge New Year’s Eve festival.

They will bring in 2013 with the following acts:

Kaki King
65daysofstatic 
Gossling 
The Medics 
Tuka
Battleships
Jones Jnr
Brow Horn Orchestra
Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings 
Krafty Kuts vs A.Skillz 
Blood Red Shoes
Electric Wire Hustle
Deep Sea Arcade
Will & The People
Northeast Party House
The Cairos
Lime Cordiale
Tigertown
DJ Morgs
The Black Seeds
The Herd
King Tide
Mat. McHugh & The Seperatista Sound System
Gold Fields
Chapelier Fou
Hat Fitz and Cara
The Preatures
Daily Meds
Microwave Jenny

Located in the Glenworth Valley an hour north of Sydney, the family-friendly camping festival happens from December 29 to January 1.

Last year’s event, headlined by GotyeXavier Rudd and Stanton Warriors, drew 10,000 patrons per day.

Festival Director Matt Grant said the promoters of the event are excited at the diverse lineup this year.

“You have the festival king in John Butler, but then we have great new experimental sounds, like the one man orchestra from France, Chapelier Fou.”

General tickets go on sale at 10am Monday 20 August at www.peatsridgefestival.com.au at $340 for adult season passes.

 

- Poppy Reid, The Music Network 

 

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