THE 2019 AUCKLAND LANEWAY FESTIVAL: A video primer

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THE 2019 AUCKLAND LANEWAY FESTIVAL: A video primer

The annual Auckland Laneway Festival – once again in the pleasant surroundings of central Albert Park – is on this Monday January 28th (Auckland Anniversary Day).

As with all such festivals – think the Big Day Out, Womad, Auckland City Limits, Sunsplash etc – it is often the little-known acts who can provide the most excitement. (Last year Moses Sumney wiped the floor with most at Laneway)

So here we offer a video primer to the artists on the bill.

Ticket details and link to the Laneway site is below.

Meanwhile in no particular order – other than mostly alphabetical – we introduce you to


A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie (USA)


Bene (NZ)


Camp Cope (Australia)


Clairo (USA)


Cosmo's Midnight (Australia)


Courtney Barnett (Australia)


Denzel Curry (USA)


DJDS (USA)


Florence and the Machine (UK)


G Flip (Australia)


Gang of Youths (Australia)


High Beams (NZ)


Imugi (NZ)


Jon Hopkins (UK)


Jorja Smith (UK)


Lontalius (NZ)


Masego (USA)


Miss June (NZ)


Mitski (USA)


Parquet Courts (USA)


Ravyn Lenae (USA)


Rex Orange County (UK)


Skegss (Australia)


Smino (USA)


Dead C (NZ)


Yellow Days (UK)


Billie Eilish has pulled out but her place has been taken by


Robinson (NZ)


Middle Kids (Australia)


and


Daffodils (NZ)


For tickets and further information go to the Laneway website here.


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