The Likes of You Joins Festival X
FESTIVAL X LAUNCHES AUSTRALIAN SUMMER TOUR WITH A HUGE LINE-UP!
CALVIN HARRIS / ARMIN VAN BUUREN / LIL PUMP
ALISON WONDERLAND / ANNA LUNOE / BADRAPPER / BLUEFACE / CAMELPHAT / COSMIC GATE* / FUTURECODE (BEN GOLD x OMNIA)* / GENERIK / GIUSEPPE OTTAVIANI LIVE 2.0* / GODLANDS / KAZ JAMES / KÖLSCH / MARLO* / MK (MARC KINCHEN) / MURDA BEATZ / NIC FANCIULLI / PAUL KALKBRENNER (LIVE) / RUBEN DE RONDE* / SOPHIEGROPHY* / STEVE AOKI / SUNSET BROS.* / TCHAMI / THANDI PHOENIX* / TRIPPIE REDD / VINI VICI*
& LOCAL SUPPORTS TO BE ANNOUNCED
BRISBANE SHOWGROUNDS - FRI NOV 29
SYDNEY SHOWGROUNDS - SAT NOV 30
MELBOURNE SHOWGROUNDS - SUN DEC 1
MELBOURNE, AU (July 24, 2019) – Australia are you ready?! FESTIVAL X launches this November to welcome the summer and features some of the biggest superstars! The inaugural festival line-up features Aussie favourite and multiple Grammy, Billboard and Brit Award winner, the inimitable Calvin Harris. The massive Line-Up also includes a range of Grammy, Billboard and ARIA Award winning artists, currently performing on the biggest international stages and festivals across the world.
Committed to throwing a world class event across multiple stages, Festival X brings together three powerhouse festival and party producers, to cater to music fans from all styles of music including an incredible selection of hip hop, electronic and pop from overseas and Australia! Get ready – as this is THE music festival to kickstart and celebrate summer with friends!
Grammy nominated Armin Van Buuren returns to Australia after dominating worldwide with his State of Trance radio show and festivals. Lil Pump aka Gazzy Garcia finally makes his Australia debut performing his seminal hit Gucci Gang and a sleigh of new material. Ohio’s rap legend Trippie Redd makes it to Festival X, bringing with it his new album whilst Australia's global sensation Alison Wonderland returns to our shores presenting her new show hot off the heels of success with her hit “Peace”.
Dim Mak captain Steve Aoki pledges to launch more cake than ever, and continues to be one of the US’s electronic superstars! MK (Marc Kinchen) blend of house, club and epic vocal hits takes on the mainstage, with Melbourne's own Onelove favourite, LA-based Generik back as he continues to play across the USA with his own residency at Omnia in Vegas.
Sydney’s Anna Lunoe takes time out from her Beats1 radio show job at Apple, to play alongside legend Tchami who knows how to bring the party! Local bass and dubstep hero Godlands from Dim Mak joins the lineup with Thandi Phoenix who’s vocals and production with Rudimental earn her global praise.
On the tech tip, Camelphat are back and continually banging out the hits including JJJ fave “Be Someone” with Jake Bugg. Germany’s techno icon, Paul Kalkbrenner returns with his epic live show. The emotional techno soundscapes of Kölsch will be on display, and Nic Fanciulli joins us after his massive successful parties “Dance Or Die” in Ibiza alongside local fave Kaz James.
Hop Hop don’t stop! Los Angeles based Blueface is making it to our shores. Murda Beatz began writing Hip Hop from the age of 17 and is responsible for producing Niki Minaj, Gucci Mane, Drake, Migos and more! Alongside Trippie and Lil Pump, Badrapper and Sophiegrophy will also perform.
Local hero MaRLo returns after selling out his national Altitude tour to over 15,000 fans in record time. Vini Vici from Israel are back their signature sound whilst Italy’s Giuseppe Ottaviani brings his 2.0 live show to Australia. Ben Gold and Omnia have just launched their FUTURECODE project playing Mebourne and Sydney and trance fave Cosmic Gate return with Sydney hero’s Sunset Bros.
Across multiple stages, Festival X has something for everyone.