Big Day Out

Big Day Out 2015 Canceled, Promoter Blames Headliner Shortage

Last year, when Phoenix headlined a night at Coachella, I wondered whether we were running out of legitimate festival headliners. Apparently, we might be. Faster
Chris DeVille | June 30, 2014 - 11:37 am

Watch Arcade Fire Cover INXS’ “Devil Inside,” Hear “Reflektor” Mashed With “Need You Tonight”

Arcade Fire are currently in Australia for a series of shows around the Big Day Out Festival, and at Sidney Myer Music Bowl earlier tonight…
Scott Lapatine | January 22, 2014 - 6:45 pm

Blur Drop Out Of Big Day Out, Blame Organizers

Aside from the fact that it has thus far produced only two new songs instead of a whole new album, the Blur reunion has more…
Michael Nelson | November 25, 2013 - 11:49 am

Soundgarden Disses Kanye

Over the weekend, Kanye West played Australia's Big Day Out fest, pissing some audience members off by showing up around 45 minutes late to the…
Corban Goble | January 23, 2012 - 2:43 pm

Big Day Out Fires Odd Future

The sneering L.A. skate-rap collective have been dropped from at least one date on the Big Day Out tour, a multi-city traveling festival that crosses…
Tom Breihan | November 4, 2011 - 3:19 pm