Frank Ocean headlines 2013 Splendour in the Grass.
Frank Ocean headlines 2013 Splendour in the Grass.

Frank Ocean to rock Splendour's 2013 housewarming party

GRAMMY Award-winner Frank Ocean will headline this year's Splendour in the Grass music festival.

Joining the RnB singer songwriter are international headliners Mumford & Sons, The National and TV on the Radio in their only Australian shows.

Electro duo Empire of the Sun leads the 2013 bill's Australian contingent, which also includes a solo show by former Powderfinger front man Bernard Fanning, The Presets, Flume and Birds of Tokyo.

Mumford & Sons were one of the most memorable acts of Splendour 2010.
Mumford & Sons were one of the most memorable acts of Splendour 2010.

Triple J breakfast radio hosts Tom and Alex officially unveiled 77 acts this morning, including a so-called "mystery band" to be announced in the coming weeks.

The 2013 event will be held from July 26 to 28 at the festival's new permanent home at the North Byron Parklands.

The long-planned 660-acre site is located at Yelgun, 20 minutes north of Byron Bay.

General public tickets go on sale on Thursday May 2 AEST at 9am through Moshtix.

 

The full 2013 Splendour line-up

Mumford & Sons (Only Aus Show)
Frank Ocean
The National (Only Aus Show)
Of Monsters & Men
Empire Of The Sun
Bernard Fanning
The Presets
TV On The Radio (Only Aus Show)
Klaxons
Flume
Babyshambles
Passion Pit
Birds Of Tokyo
James Blake
Architecture In Helsinki
Laura Marling
Matt Corby
Drapht
Mystery Band
Flight Facilities
Polyphonic Spree (Performing Rocky Horror Picture Show)
Boy & Bear
Fat Freddy's Drop
Cold War Kids
The Rubens
Sarah Blasko
Darwin Deez
You Am I (Performing Sound As Ever & Hi-Fi Way)
Hermitude
Haim
Airbourne
The Drones
Ms Mr
Gurrumul
Everything Everything
Clairy Browne & The Bangin' Rackettes
Cloud Control
Portugal. The Man
Daughter
Something For Kate
Wavves
Chet Faker
Snakadaktal
Robert Delong
Unknown Mortal Orchestra
Whitley
Fidlar
Jake Bugg
The Bamboos
Surfer Blood
Deap Vally
Palma Violets
Alpine
Little Green Cars
Vance Joy
Jagwar Ma
Villagers
Violent Soho
Dune Rats
PVT
The Jungle Giants
Cub Scouts
Art Of Sleeping
The Growl
Twinsy
The Chemist
Songs
Mitzi

DJs 
Alison Wonderland
Yolanda Be Cool
What So Not
Xaphoon Jones
D-Cup
Otologic
Peking Duk
Tyler Touche
Bad Ezzy

 



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