Line-up revealed for St Jerome’s Laneway Festival

With the British winter slowly creeping in, it is time for all our artists to head Down Under to top up on their suntans.

Florence And The Machine, The xx, Mumford And Sons and Wild Beasts are among the first acts to reach for the sun cream, with all of them confirmed for St Jerome’s Laneway Festival.

The touring event, which takes in six cities around Australia and New Zealand will also feature performances from Black Lips, Daniel Johnston, Dappled Cities and Echo and the Bunnymen.

N.A.S.A., Eddy Current Suppression Ring, Hockey, Kid Sam, Radioclit and Sarah Busko have also been announced alongside The Middle East, The Very Best and Whitley.

Tickets for St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2010 will go on sale this Friday (30 October).

The festival will visit the following cities:

29 Jan – Brisbane
30 Jane – Melbourne
31 Jan – Sydney
1 Feb – Auckland
5 Feb – Adelaide
6 Feb – Perth