The Bigsound music conference and festival has announced the first 75 acts to play the the event for 2018.
The Minister for Tourism Industry Development Kate Jones said BIGSOUND was a significant Australian music industry event which showcased Brisbane as a growing arts and cultural events hub;
“Each year, this event brings together musicians and other music industry professionals, brands and media from around the globe, attracting thousands of music lovers from across the nation,” Ms Jones said.
“Events like this are crucial in driving Queensland’s tourism economy, promoting Queensland’s destinations and supporting jobs.
The Palaszczuk Government is proud to support BIGSOUND via Arts Queensland and Tourism and Events Queensland’s It’s Live! in Queensland calendar, worth $780 million to the state’s economy.”
Bigsound is over 4 nights in Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley this September 4-7.
Bigsound first artist line-up 2018
A. Swayze & The Ghosts
Eat Your Heart Out
Hobsons Bay Coast Guard
James Wright Trio
Rachel Maria Cox
Wax Chattels (NZ)