April Sun Festival gets even bigger and adds more names to inaugural line up

The already stacked April Sun bill just got bigger today with the announcement of even more acts joining the concert series bill next month. The multi-date festival will descend on Melbourne’s St Kilda throughout April and May, and will play host to the likes of G FlipTouch SensitiveSneaky SoundsystemYou Am ICosmo’s MidnightOPIUOCHILLINITHiatus Kaiyote and many more.

First cab off the rank will be on Thursday, 15th April with The Church and Bob Evans, before Future Classic takes over the next night for their own date with the aforementioned G Flip and Touch Sensitive, as well as Sycco and Thomas HeadonPOOF DOOF will be throwing a “DAY DOOF” on Saturday, April 17th with Sneaky SoundsystemElectric Fields and many, many more acts, before You Am I and Magic Dirt lead the charge on Thursday April 22nd.

A newly announced night on Friday April 23rd will see icons ONLY in the mix with Leo SayerMarcia Hines and Kylie Auldist on the bill, with Thick As Thieves booked in for the next night and OPIUOBLANKE and more holding it down as The Operatives take over on Sunday April 25th.

Rounding out the month will be a quadruple header on Thursday April 29th with Cosmo’s MidnightEves KarydasASHWARYA and PRICIE all booked to play before CHILLINIT plays not one, but two shows on Friday April 0th and May 1st. The series will then wrap up in style with a mega bill including Hiatus KaiyoteHarvey Sutherland (LIVE), Grievous Bodily Calm and Kee’ahn on Sunday May 2nd.

Tickets for April Sun are already on sale, so head HERE to nab yours now.

April Sun 2021 Full Lineup
Thursday, 15th April
The Church
Bob Evans

Friday, 16th April – Future Classic Presents
G Flip
Touch Sensitive
Thomas Headon

Saturday, 17th April – POOF DOOF DAY DOOF
Sneaky Soundsystem
Electric Fields
Sgt Slick
Jimi The Kween and Argonaut

Thursday, 22nd April
You Am I
Magic Dirt
Dallas Crane & The Casanovas

Friday, 23rd April
Leo Sayer
Marcia Hines
Kylie Auldist

Saturday, 24th April
Thick As Thieves

Sunday, 25th April
+ Special Guests

Thursday, 29th April
Cosmo’s Midnight
Eves Karydas

Friday, 30th April

Saturday, 1st May

Sunday, 2nd May
Hiatus Kaiyote
Harvey Sutherland (LIVE)
Grievous Bodily Calm

Words by Emma Jones
Image: Supplied



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