This weekends’ music meets culture event, THIS THAT is shaping up to be one of the premier festivals of the year. With a line up consisting of some of the best artists this country has to offer we thought we’d help you plan your day with our, ‘top 5 must see acts at THIS THAT’ list.
Local instrumental rock band, Majora took out the Triple J Unearthed competition to open the This That festival. The band will play a mixture of post rock, progressive metal and atmospheric ambient instrumentals taken from their debut EP ‘Iridescent’.
See them on the THIS STAGE from 1:45pm
This guys blew us away at Groovin’ The Moo earlier this year and we’re expecting more of the same when they take to the stage at THIS THAT. Get ready for some psych, rock, reggae, & bourbon.
See them on the THIS STAGE from 6:35pm
The Kite String Tangle
The Kite String Tangle is the solo project of alternative electronic artist and producer, Danny Harley. Get ready for some striking, delicate electro-pop tunes that have seen the act become a big hit during festival appearances at Splendour In The Grass and the Falls Festival.
See it on the THAT STAGE from 7:10pm
Birds of Tokyo
Newcastle is arguably a ‘rock town’ and these guys do it so well. Sing your lungs out to Lanterns and put your horns in the air for one of Australia’s premier bands.
See them on the THIS STAGE from 7:40pm
Keen to dance? Then this is your best bet. Besides being at the forefront of the electro-trap music movement, Brooklyn-based producer BAAUER made headlines when his track “Harlem Shake” became the first viral sensation to debut on top of the Billboard charts.
Catch Baauer on the THAT STAGE from 9:00pm
WHAT: This That Festival
WHEN: Saturday Oct 31
MORE INFO: thisthat.com.au
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