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Twilight at Taronga and Melbourne Zoo Twilights Reveal 2017 Programs

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Twilight at Taronga and Melbourne Zoo Twilights Reveal 2017 Programs

Today, the complimentary summer programs for Sydney's Twilight at Taronga and Melbourne Zoo Twilights have been revealed. The two concert series' are set to run from Friday, January 27th to Saturday, March 11th.

Keeping with tradition, the line-ups matches contemporaries alongside an eclectic mix of established acts, including recent Rolling Stone cover-story star, Peter Garrett, who will perform back-to-back shows at both locations, supported by iconic indigenous artist Kev Carmody. Opening performances that set the program's trend, with recently reformed local acts JET, George and Killing Heidi, as well as other comeback artists, including The Specials, Hoodoo Gurus, The Living End and Scottish indie vets Teenage Fanclub also featuring. Closer to now, there's U.S. dream-pop outfit Warpaint, revered lo-fi balladier Kurt Vile, The Rubens, Tegan & Sara and a double headline show featuring locals Ball Park Music and The Jungle Giants.

Twilight at Taronga 2017 Program
Friday, January 27th: Peter Garrett & The Alter Egos and Kev Carmody
Saturday, January 28th: Jo Jo Zep & The Falcons and The Sports
Friday, February 3rd: The Rubens w/ Bec Sandridge
Saturday, February 4th: Killing Heidi w/ Abbe May
Friday, February 10th: Kasey Chambers w/ Thelma Plum
Saturday, February 11th: Ball Park Music and The Jungle Giants
Thursday, February 16th: Jet
Friday, February 17th: George w/ Felix Riebl (the Cat Empire) and Jack Carty
Saturday, February 18th: James Morrison Big Band
Friday, February 24th: Bjorn Again
Saturday, February 25th: Bjorn Again
Friday, March 3rd: Kurt Vile w/ Mick Turner
Saturday, March 4th: The Living End 'Twangin at Twilight' w/ Gabriella Cohen
Thursday, March 9th: Tegan And Sara
Friday, March 10th: Teenage Fanclub w/ The Goon Sax
Saturday, March 11th: Martha Wainwright w/ Oh Pep!

Melbourne Zoo Twilights 2017 Program
Friday, January 27th: Jo Jo Zep & The Falcons And The Sports
Saturday, January 28th: Peter Garrett & The Alter Egos and Kev Carmody
Friday, February 3rd: Hoodoo Gurus
Saturday, February 4th: The Rubens w/ Bec Sandridge
Friday, February 10th: Ball Park Music and The Jungle Giants
Saturday, February 11th: Bjorn Again
Friday, February 17th: Paul Dempsey w/ Melody Pool
Saturday, February 18th: George w/ Felix Riebl (the Cat Empire)
Friday, February 24th: Warpaint w/ Big Thief
Saturday, February 25th: Killing Heidi w/ Abbe May
Friday, March 3rd: The Living End 'Twangin at Twilight' w/ Gabriella Cohen
Saturday, March 4th: Kurt Vile w/ Mick Turner
Wednesday, March 8th: Tegan And Sara
Friday, March 10th: Martha Wainwright w/ Margaret Glaspy
Saturday, March 11th: The Specials

Tickets for all shows on sale Tuesday, October 25th via TwilightAtTaronga.org.au and ZooTwilights.com.au.

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Top photo: Twilight at Taronga, 2016. Credit: Maclay Heriot.

 

Topics: Twilight at Taronga   Melbourne Zoo Twilights   Peter Garrett   Kurt Vile   Kasey Chambers   Warpaint   Tegan and Sara   Jet   Jo Jo Zep & The Falcons   Teenage Fanclub   George   The Living End   Ballpark Music   The Rubens

 
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