Queens of the Stone Age, The xx to headline Splendour 2017
QUEENS of the Stone Age, The xx and LCD Soundsystem are this year's Splendour in the Grass headliners.
Triple J's breakfast hosts Ben and Liam revealed the line-up just minutes ago, revealing the first two acts The xx and Queens of the Stone Age by playing their songs before reading out the full list.
Despite speculation and a line-up poster 'leaked' online yesterday, British group Gorillaz were not announced.
According to the podcast Let There Be Talk, Queens of the Stone Age have just finished working on their long-awaited new album.
London trio The xx, currently on tour in South America, released its third studio album I See You in January.
Este Haim from LA band Haim told Ben and Liam the band was excited to return to the festival after debuting its first album Days Are Gone.
"The first time we ever heard our lyrics sung back to us was at Splendour in the Grass," she said.
"Australian audiences, we just know they're going to be up for it. I already know that it's going to be the best time and we're going to have so much fun."
Features including The Tipi Forest, Splendour Forum, The Global Village, Little Splendour, Splendour in the Craft, The Comedy Club and The Buskers Stage will all return again this year.
Tickets go on sale at 9am AEST on Thursday April 6 through Moshtix. Byron and Tweed locals can take advantage of a special pre-sale this Sunday.
Splendour in the Grass will be held at the North Byron Parklands from July 21 to 23.
The 2017 Splendour line-up:
QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE
SCHOOLBOY Q (ONLY AUS SHOW)
TWO DOOR CINEMA CLUB
FATHER JOHN MISTY
CATFISH AND THE BOTTLEMEN
KING GIZZARD AND THE LIZARD WIZARD
FUTURE ISLANDS (ONLY AUS SHOW)
THE SMITH STREET BAND
THE KITE STRING TANGLE
THE LEMON TWIGS
LATE NITE TUFF GUY
KIRIN J CALLINAN
THE PEEP TEMPEL
THE WILSON PICKERS
HARVEY SUTHERLAND & BERMUDA
TRIPLE J UNEARTHED WINNERS