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All the Big Music Tours and Festivals to Put in Your Diary for the Rest of 2022

Fancy filling the rest of your year with music fests and huge gigs? Here's a long list to head to.
By Sarah Ward
June 29, 2022
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  • Arts & Entertainment

    Tyler, The Creator Is Coming to Australia and New Zealand for an Arena Tour Next Winter

    Catch the genre-bending rapper on his first Australian headline tour in over eight years.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Billie Eilish Has Announced Australian and New Zealand Tour Dates for 2022

    The pop sensation is bringing her Happier Than Ever Tour down under next September.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Killers Are Coming Down Under in 2022 for a Huge Arena and Winery Tour

    Destiny is calling you to the Las Vegas-born rock band's latest Australian and New Zealand tour.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Strokes Are Coming to Sydney and Melbourne for Their First Australian Headline Shows in a Decade

    As well as headlining the 2022 Splendour in the Grass, the New York rockers are playing sideshows at Hordern Pavilion and John Cain Arena.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Splendour in the Grass Has Announced the Stacked Full Lineup for Its Delayed 20th-Anniversary Fest

    Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Glass Animals and Liam Gallagher are among the huge list of acts joining already-revealed headliners Gorillaz, The Strokes and Tyler, The Creator.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Splendour in the Grass Has Announced Sideshows for More Than 20 International Artists

    Get ready for headline shows from Liam Gallagher, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Jack Harlow, Jungle and Orville Peck.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Nick Cave and Warren Ellis Have Announced Two Hanging Rock Gigs Ahead of Full Aussie Tour Dates

    The Australian music legends will kick off their 'Carnage' tour in the Macedon Ranges in late November.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Stormzy Is Finally Bringing His Latest World Tour to Australia and New Zealand Later This Year

    The biggest name in UK grime is heading south in November and December to finally tour his pre-pandemic album 'Heavy Is The Head'.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Listen Out Is Back for 2022 with a Young Thug, Polo G, Disclosure and The Jungle Giants-Led Lineup

    The touring electronic-meets-hip hop festival returns for the first time since 2019.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    BIGSOUND Is Returning in 2022 for a Huge 21st Birthday Party Featuring 150-Plus Bands at 21 Venues

    Get ready to party your way around Brisbane's huge music-fuelled celebration, which returns in-person for the first time since 2019.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    New Pride Festival Summer Camp Is Finally Debuting in Sydney and Melbourne This Spring

    Originally set to premiere last summer, this brand-new fest will now bring Years & Years and Big Freedia our way in November.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Flume, Stormzy and The Wombats Lead Spilt Milk's Packed 2022 Lineup

    The music, art and food fest will dance its way through Canberra, Ballarat and the Gold Coast this November and December.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Beyond The Valley Is Bringing Back Its Famed NYE Camping Festival to See Out 2022

    Mark your diaries: you'll be able to see out the year dancing to live tunes at this beloved four-day music fest.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Arctic Monkeys, Lil Nas X and Chvrches Headline Falls Festival's Stacked Summer 2022–23 Lineup

    Peggy Gou, Jamie xx, Aminé, Ocean Alley, Camelphat and Spacey Jane will also be heading to Birregurra, Byron Bay and Fremantle to see out 2022 and welcome in 2023.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    DAMN: Kendrick Lamar Is Bringing His New World Tour Down Under This December

    The Grammy and Pulitzer Prize-winning rapper is headed to Perth, Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Auckland to close out his new 'The Big Steppers' tour.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Woodford Folk Festival Will Finally Return This Summer for Its First End-of-Year Fest in Three Years

    Mark December 27–January 1 in your diary — southeast Queensland's huge end-of-year festival is back.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Flume Is Taking His 'Palaces' World Tour Around Australia in November and December

    Fresh from playing Coachella, the Aussie star will tour the country with Caroline Polachek, Channel Tres, Toro y Moi, Vera Blue and appearances by MAY-A.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Kooks, Peking Duk and The Veronicas Lead Grapevine Gathering's Huge 2022 Lineup

    Ball Park Music, Gus Dapperton and Jack River will also hit the stage at this huge touring music-and-wine festival.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Get Ready for a Hot Girl Summer: Festival X Is Returning with Megan Thee Stallion and Calvin Harris

    Get ready for a hot girl summer — this huge touring music festival will head to Melbourne, the Gold Coast, Adelaide, Sydney and Perth across November and December.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Grass Is Greener Is Returning to the Gold Coast in 2022 — and Debuting in Canberra and Geelong

    The hit Queensland music, food and art festival is expanding — and heading down south for the first time.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    TISM, Bring Me the Horizon, The Amity Affliction, NOFX and Millencolin Lead Good Things' 2022 Lineup

    Aussie legends TISM will play their first live gigs in 19 years when Good Times heads to Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane this summer.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Billy Joel Is Coming to Australia This Summer Just for One Huge Concert at the MCG

    The Piano Man is heading Down Under to play one show in Melbourne, featuring everything from 'Uptown Girl' to 'We Didn't Start the Fire'.

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