Triple J Unearthed and Path to Laneway Winners Announced!
In keeping with Laneway's commitment to supporting the best new music, we are very happy to announce a slew of rising acts that have been added to the event via The Very West, triple J Unearthed, Path to Laneway and Big Sound competitions.
All bands will be appearing at their city Laneway festival. Click their names to have a listen to their wares.
triple j Unearthed winner: Sures
triple j Unearthed winner: Tinpan Orange
The Very West winner: Drunk Mums
triple j Unearthed winner: Goodnight Tiger
Path to Laneway: Cow Parade Cow
triple j Unearthed winner: Cub Scouts
Big Sound winner: The Medics (pictured)
triple j Unearthed winner: Gold Bloom
For more on our Very West competition winner, Drunk Mums, head over to our Melbourne site blog.
We're also are excited to be launching the Alleyway band competition, giving South Australian artists the chance to play the Adelaide Laneway Fest.
We're teaming up with five local media partners (F o u r w o r d s, Format Collective, FasterLouder, Db Magazine and Fringe Benefits) to help curate the event. These partners will each be selecting one band to compete in a live final held at one of Adelaide's premier grass roots music venues, The Ed Castle (233 Currie Street), on Wednesday January 25th.
In the lead up to the live final all partners will provide media coverage to their chosen act to raise their profile to the broader community. The lucky band will be chosen on the night based on their live performance. Stay tuned!