AU’s Soundwave Music Festival Feb-March 2014: Time, Schedule and Artists
Soundwave Music Festival Feb-March 2014; Green Day, Korn and Alice in chains will headline another strong Soundwave Music festival for Australian Music Fan in February and March (2014).
Mercurcial promoter AJ Maddah, named the foremost powerful person within the Australian music business last month, is believed to have been deep in negotiations till as late as this morning however has once more shown his ability to secure top international bands. Maddah is believed to own been deep in negotiations till as late as this morning however has once more shown his ability to secure top international bands.
Maddah had same antecedently the 2014 line-up wouldn’t match this year’s, that once measured by record sales was arguably the strongest music competition line-up assembled in Australia – the headline acts had oversubscribed regarding 300 million records between them. The competition role player AN calculable 270,000 fans across 5 venues in February. In March, Maddah tweeted: ”We’re not getting to top [the 2013 line-up]. it absolutely was our 10th day, thus a one off huge show [sic].”Alice in chains has been proclaimed in concert of the Soundwave 2014 headliners.
Alice in chains has been proclaimed in concert of the Soundwave 2014 headliners. however next February’s line-up has many well-known and big-selling rock, punk and metal acts, with a minimum of 240 million album sales between the most acts. It puts the pressure back on the massive time out to add to its line-up if it hopes to reclaim the crown as Australia’s biggest and best music competition.
Aside from punk superstars inexperienced Day (whose lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong is not long out of rehab when a meltdown on stage last year), alternative metallers Korn and dirtiness pioneers Alice in chains, Maddah has additionally secured yank alt-rockers Stone Temple Pilots for Soundwave (with Linkin Park vocallist chester bennington as frontman when Scott Weiland was dumped this year) and cult yank funk-metal act Living color.
Other huge names embody English alternative act Placebo, Megadeth (considered one among ”the four pillars of thrash metal”), metaller/filmmaker Rob Zombie (aka Rob Bartleh Cummings), Newsted (led by former Metallica bass player Jason Newsted) and Scottish rockers Biffy Clyro (named Best British Band at the 2013 NME Awards).
Acts acknowledge among the ferociously loyal hard-rock community embody Rocket from the sepulcher, AFI (A hearth Inside), penalize septuple (aka A7X), Trivium, Baroness, Gwar, Volbeat and Alter Bridge.Details of sideshows area unit nevertheless to be proclaimed, although Maddah tweeted this afternoon that inexperienced Day wouldn’t be enjoying a separate gig.
SOUNDWAVE 2014 Dates and Venue:
Brisbane: rna Showgrounds, February 22
Sydney: Olympic Park, February 23
Melbourne: Flemington racecourse, February twenty eight
Adelaide: Bonython Park, March 1
Perth: Claremont Showgrounds, March, 3
Tickets will value $182 and endure sale on Sept five through Oztix.com.au
Artists listed as performing——-
Stone Temple Pilots
Alice in chains
Rocket From The crypt
Five Finger Death Punch
August Burns Red
Motionless In White
Black dahlia Murder
Pulled Apart By Horses
Bowling For Soup
The Story so far
For more info go to www.soundwavefestival.com