Aussies Vance Joy, Empire of the Sun and more join Metallica & The Who at the 10th Outside Lands in San Francisco

Over the last decade, San Francisco’s Outside Lands has set itself up as one of the world’s biggest and best festivals, delivering an incredible event year after year, with stunning lineups to boot.

And it’s not just music, with San Francisco’s historic Golden Gate Park also filling up with food, wine, beer, art and comedy from across the region and the world. And Planet Entertainment, Superfly and Starr Hill have not disappointed with the lineup for the 10th anniversary, which was announced this week.

Takoing place from August 11th to the 13th, this year’s Outside Lands will be headlined by none other than Metallica, The Who and Gorillaz, withBelle and Sebastian , Splendour in the Grass bound Queens Of The Stone Age, Above & Beyond, VIVID bound Fleet Foxes, The Avett Brothers, Solange and Belle and Sebastian amongst the massive, impressive lineup.

The festival teased the full announcement with this video:

Among the Australians represented at the festival, look out for Vance Joy and Empire of the Sun amongst the three day event. Regular priced 3-day and VIP tickets will go on sale this Thursday, April 6th at 10am PT exclusively at http://sfoutsidelands.com. And you should be quick – Outside Lands has six consecutive sellouts to date, usually within hours of going on sale.

And as mentioned earlier, the festival is much more than just the music. This year, fans will have access to more than 80 Bay Area restaurants, 40+ Northern California wineries, close to 30 west coast breweries, and a collection of the region’s best cocktail bars. Outside Lands also features ten distinct experiences that celebrate San Francisco’s culture and excite the senses, including Taste of the Bay Area, Wine Lands, Beer Lands, The Back Wine, Cocktail Magic, the Festival Market Place, Outsider Art, Eco Lands, as well as The Barbary, named in honor of San Francisco’s Barbary Coast district and featuring the best of comedy and cabaret, and GastroMagic, a fully programmed stage devoted to one-of-a-kind culinary and music collaborations.

The Outside Lands 2017 food and drink lineup will be announced soon – keep your eye on sfoutsidelands.com/taste for updates. As for the full music lineup, here it is:

Metallica
The Who
Gorillaz
Lorde
A Tribe Called Quest
alt-J
Queens Of The Stone Age
Above & Beyond
Fleet Foxes
Empire Of The Sun
The Avett Brothers
Belle and Sebastian
Solange
Future Islands
ScHoolboy Q
Rebelution
Young The Giant
Little Dragon
Vance Joy
Kaytranada
Bleachers
Tove Lo
Action Bronson
Sleigh Bells
Louis The Child
Royal Blood
Shovels & Rope
Thundercat
Dawes
Warpaint
Dr. Octagon
Rag’n’Bone Man
Bomba Estéreo
Real Estate
James Vincent McMorrow
RAC
Temples
K.Flay
Hamilton Leithauser
Maggie Rogers
Sofi Tukker
Foxygen
How To Dress Well
SOHN
Electric Guest
Goldroom
Hundred Waters
Noname
Khruangbin
Kamaiyah
S U R V I V E
Kali Uchis
San Fermin
Joseph
The Japanese House
Mon Laferte
Lee Fields & The Expressions
The Lemon Twigs
Grace Mitchell
Porches
Jacob Banks
MUNA
Mondo Cozmo
John Moreland
Frenship
Sam Dew
Oliver Tree
Lawrence
The She’s

Regular priced 3-day and VIP tickets will go on sale this Thursday, April 6th at 10am PT exclusively at http://sfoutsidelands.com.

Photo of Vance Joy at Austin City Limits by Geoffrey D’unienville