The Avalanches join Childish Gambino, London Grammar and more for Falls Festival

The Avalanches join Childish Gambino, London Grammar and more for Falls Festival

Including the Festival's first foray west for Falls Downtown.

Following a couple of sneaky teases for this year's Falls Festival in Childish Gambino and, just this morning, London Grammar, we now know a whole heap more of the international and Aussie artists lined up for the now four events, which include a brand new stop over here in the west - Falls Downtown. Falls Downtown will head south to the city of Fremantle over the weekend of January 7 and 8, taking over abandoned and repurposed buildings; old-world ballrooms; city streets and town squares. In addition to the acts below (with more TBA), Falls Downtown will feature rooftop camping, makers’ markets, visual arts performances, the danceteria, creative installations, pop-up bars, beer gardens, food trucks and pass-outs to enjoy Freo faves like Bathers Beach, Fremantle Markets and more.

"Shutup Pilerats and tell us who's playing", said those who haven't already skipped past the above pre-amble. Well, so far the lineup for FALLS DOWNTOWN looks like this (full Falls Festival poster down the bottom):

CHILDISH GAMBINO

LONDON GRAMMAR

THE AVALANCHES

VIOLENT SOHO

MATT CORBY

TA-KU

THE JEZABELS

BALL PARK MUSIC

GROUPLOVE

JAMIE T

BROODS

GRANDMASTER FLASH

ILLY

HOT DUB TIME MACHINE

DMA’S

ALUNAGEORGE

BOOKA SHADE

CLIENT LIAISON

VALLIS ALPS

PARQUET COURTS

CITY CALM DOWN

MODERN BASEBALL

RY X

LEMAITRE

SHURA

+ MORE TBA

FULL LINEUP:

falls festival poster

Follow Falls Festival on FACEBOOK to keep up with Falls-related news, tickets go on sale 9am local time Tuesday 30 August via the Falls WEBSITE.

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