New Years has come and gone and so has another Falls Festival. Led by American psych-rockers The Flaming Lips and Swedish rockers The Hives, the 2012/13 Falls Festival featured an, as-always, eclectic lineup. From the incredibly popular electronic efforts of Sydney-based act Flume, to the blistering rock of DZ Deathrays, Lisa Mitchell's charming pop or The Flaming Lips' unerring energy, there was something here for every type of fan. Unfortunately though, you couldn't help feeling that there wasn't much more than that for anyone. Every punter could find a couple of acts to get pumped for but struggled to stay excited all day.
Here it is: Splendour In The Grass have released the playing schedule for the end of this month. Check it out below:
The intro track to newcomers DZ Deathrays' debut album hints at something coming, the staccato electronic taps blended out by static fuzz and overdriven guitar before launching headfirst into the first track. With a raw intensity not seen on many albums these days, especially not Australian albums, DZ Deathrays have captured a rocking live punk