Who: London Grammar
What: Australian Headline Tour
When: September 16-30
Where: Fremantle, Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney, Auckland
Tickets: Pre-sale: 9:00 am Thursday 15 – 8:00 am, Friday 16 June local time
General Tickets: 9:00 am, Friday 16 June local time via secretsounds.com
Why you should go: Although the trio made a brief stopover for Falls Festival at the conclusion of 2016, this will be the UK outfits most substantial Australian shows in playing some of the country’s biggest venues.
Who: Spilt Milk Festival
Lineup: Alison Wonderland- BadDreems- Carmada- Cashmere Cat- Crooked Colours- Dean Lewis- DUNE RATS- Illy- Jax Jones- Kilter -King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard -Lorde- Mallrat- Remi. x Sampa The Great- San Cisco -SUPER CRUEL -Tash Sultana -Vallis Alps -Vance Joy -What So Not -Winston Surfshirt
What: Single Day Music Festival
When: November 25
Where: Commonwealth Park, Canberra, ACT
Tickets: via www.spilt-milk.com.au
Why you should go: Spilt Milk Fest have dished up yet another stellar multi-faceted lineup and is set to be one of the best kickstarts to the summer festival season.
Who: Ainslie Wills
What: Headline Shows
When: July 13, 20
Where: Landsdowne Hotel, Sydney + Howler, Melbourne
Tickets: $20.00 + BF. Purchase HERE
Why you should go: The two appearances will be Wills’ first headline outing since 2015 and will be somewhat of a homecoming celebration after conquering 20+ tour dates in the UK.
What: Australian + NZ Headline Tour
When: November 7-26
Where: Major Cities
Tickets: Frontier Members pre-sale via frontiertouring.com/lorde
Wednesday 14 June (AUS shows: 12noon AEST | NZ shows: 2pm NZST)
to Thursday 15 June (AUS shows: 12noon AEST | NZ shows: 2pm NZST)
Why you should go: Cos…. Lorde
Who: Harry Styles
What: Bigger Venues added to Australian Tour
When: April, 2018
Where: Perth, Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane
Tickets: Frontier Members pre-sale runs via frontiertouring.com/harrystyles
Tuesday 13 June to Wednesday 14 June
(or ends earlier if pre-sale allocation exhausted)
Pre-sale timings staggered per show, visit website for more details.
General public on sale: Thursday 15 June
Why you should go: To see if HS has found a backdoor into the avant-garde mould.