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Festival Updates: Summadayze, Falls Festival, Womadelaide, Field Day & the Mullum Music Festival!

In this issue: Head to Summadayze/Summafieldayze in style, Falls Festival announces more tunes and laughs, Womadelaide offers a sneak peek into 2013's line up and more!

You Could Be on the Summadayze Party Bus!

Future Entertainment and Mellen Events are giving you and 29 friends, yes 29, the opportunity to travel to Summadayze or Summafieldayze in style! The festival now has a brand spanking new app, which can be accessed by logging onto the Facebook page and liking it. Simply head to the app on the page and follow the instructions to enter the competition! What do you win? Check out the prizes below!

- The national winner wins FIVE VIP and 25 GA tickets to Summadayze or Summafieldayze in their state, 30 exclusive Summadayze merch packs and ONE Party Bus fitted out with a pumping sound system, ready to deliver them to the festival in style!

Entries close Monday, November 12th at 5pm, with the winner being announced on Friday, November 16h at 12pm.

More Acts Announced for the Falls Festival

With the Falls Festival edging ever closer, another bunch of bands have been added to the already stellar line up. Read on for the list of musicians and comics added to the 2012 bill!

Rodrigo Y Gabriela
San Cisco
Jaguar Skills
DJ Nu Mark – Toy Set
Bertie Blackman
Oh Mercy
Loon Lake
The Jungle Giants
Jason Byrne
Felicity Ward
Nazeem Hussain
Sammy J and Randy
Luke Heggie
Matthew O Kine
Ronny Chieng

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WOMADELAIDE Reveals Sneak Peek of 2013 Festival Line Up

The team behind Womadelaide have given the festival’s fans an exclusive sneak peek into the 2013 line up! So far, they have revealed that Jamaican reggae icon Jimmy Cliff will be performing, alongside South African superstar Hugh Masekela, The Cat Empire and The Herd. A further 25 acts will be announced on October 30 as part of the Adelaide Festival program launch.

Womadelaide will be held from March 8-11 next year. Stay tuned for more info!

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Field Day Line Up Dropping October 16!

Field Day, the New Year’s Day event to hit up Sydney, will be dropping an insane line up next week! Be listening to triple j for the announcement and head to www.fielddaynyd.com.au for more information and to register for the pre-sale tickets available!

In the meantime, check out Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs Field Day confirmation video and get keen!

Taking Something Beautiful to be Performed at the Mullum Music Festival

Five of the country’s best independent singer songwriters, a full band and string section, will be recreating the songs of the late Jesse Younan at this year’s Mullum Music Festival! Jordie Lane, Jen Cloher, Greg J Walker, Emily Lubitz and M Jack Bee will be taking to the stage to premiere music off Taking Something Beautiful. The album, released earlier in the year, featured eleven musicians who came together in performing the songs of Younan, a brilliant musician who passed away from leukaemia in 2008.

The live performance of Taking Something Beautiful will take place on November 23rd at the Mullumbimby Civic Hall at 7pm. Visit www.mullummusicfestival.com for more information.