Beady Eye, Deftones, The Hives Added to Big Day Out 2014

posted by Laura Baker-Finch on December 04, 2013

Photo: Beady Eye via the band

One of Australia's most beloved touring summer festivals, Big Day Out, has added three new big names to its 2014 lineup.

Beady Eye, comprised of rock 'n roll royalty Liam Gallagher, Gem Archer, Andy Bell, and Chris Sharrock of Oasis and Jay Mehler of Kasabian, will come to Australia for the very first time for Big Day Out (BDO).

Alternative metal band Deftones have also been added to BDO's lineup and promise their internationally renowned show of new (Koi No Yokan) and old (em class="italic_ttf">White Pony) hits.

Last but not least, BDO organizers have confirmed The Hives. It may not be their first time in Australia but their consistently-praised live show is never to be missed.

Beady Eye, Deftones, and The Hives will join previously announced headliners Pearl Jam and Arcade Fire as well as Snoop Dogg, Major Lazer, Steve Angello, Flume, The Lumineers, and a slew of others. Scroll down for the full lineup.

Big Day Out will kick off in Auckland, New Zealand, on January 17 before landing in Australia for stops on the Gold Coast (January 19), Melbourne (January 24), Sydney (January 26 + 27), Adelaide (January 31), and Perth (February 2).

Tickets are available now by city. For the most part, the lineups are the same for each stop. As the tour approaches, slight alterations per city may be made and ticket holders will be given the option of an immediate refund up until Monday, January 6.

Full Lineup:: Pearl Jam, Arcade Fire, Beady Eye, Deftones, The Hives, Tame Impala, Snoop Dogg, Major Lazer, Steve Angello, Flume, The Lumineers, Primus, Dillon Francis, Vista Chino, Bliss N Eso, 360, The Drones, CSS, Grouplove, Mac Miller, Pez, Kerser, Ghost, Flosstradamus, Portugal. The Man, Toro y Moi, Bluejuice, The Naked and Famous, Ghost, Mudhoney, Cosmic Psychos, The 1975, Northlake, Rufus, Big Gigantic, Kingswood, Bo Ningen, The Algorithm, DZ Deathrays, Peking Duk, Violent Soho, The Jungle Giants, Look Lake, All the Colours, Ben Morris

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