The Avalanches, Car Seat Headrest, The Libertines and more announce Sydney City Limits sideshows

If you can’t make the massive inaugural Sydney City Limits festival in February, don’t fret. A whole bunch of amazing acts have just announced sideshows.

UPDATE: Justice and Oh Wonder have announced sideshows! See below for the details.

Sydney city limits sideshows

The Avalanches, Car Seat Headrest, The Libertines and more announce have announced Sydney City Limits sideshows. Check out the details below.

The Avalanches, Phoenix, The LibertinesThe Head and the Heart, Sigrid and Car Seat Headrest will all be playing sideshows. Some will be performing in both Melbourne and Brisbane, some one or the other. Plus Car Seat Headrest will be playing a show in Perth.

In case you missed it, Sydney City Limits is the newest festival from the folks behind Falls and Splendour In The Grass. The lineup is absolutely bonkers, featuring the above bands, plus the likes of Justice, Beck, and Grace Jones, and Aussie favourites Dune RatsAlldayBad//Dreems,  Winston Surfshirt and Alex Lahey. We are very psyched to say the least!

Cop the details for the sideshows below. Tickets for Sydney City Limits are on sale now.

Tickets for the sideshows go on sale 9am Monday 20th November (local time). There’s also pre-sale available 9am Friday 17th November (local time) if you sign up via Secret Sounds.


Monday 26 February – Margaret Court Arena, Melbourne
Tuesday 1 March – Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane

The Avalanches

Wednesday 7 March – The Tivoli, Brisbane

Justice (live)

Thursday 01 March – Hisense Arena, Melbourne

Car Seat Headrest

Sunday 25 February – Rosemount Hotel, Perth
Wednesday 28 February – Croxton Bandroom, Melbourne
Thursday 1 March – Triffid, Brisbane


Friday 23 February – The Triffid, Brisbane
Wednesday 28 February – Corner Hotel, Melbourne

Oh Wonder

Friday 23 February – Forum Theatre, Melbourne
Monday 26 February – The Triffid, Brisbane
Wednesday 28 February – The Gov, Adelaide
Thursday 01 March – Rosemount Hotel, Perth

The Libertines

Wednesday 28 February – The Forum Theatre, Melbourne
Thursday 1 March – The Tivoli, Brisbane

The Head And The Heart

Thursday 1 March – Corner Hotel, Melbourne