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Flume, The Avalanches, King Gizzard among Australian artists playing Coachella 2022

The lineup for this year’s Coachella edition in April dropped earlier today (January 13), with a bill that included a slew of notable Australian acts alongside headliners Kanye West, Billie Eilish and Harry Styles.

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, The Avalanches, Amyl and the Sniffers, Logic1000 and The Chats will all perform at the California Festival Friday event. Flume will perform on Saturday, while Sampa the Great and Skegss will appear on Sunday.

“Pinch me now and while I’m on stage,” wrote Sydney-born and now Berlin-based Logic1000 when share news on social networks.

Many Australian artists scheduled to perform at this year’s event – the first since 2019 – were initially announced as part of the 2020 edition of the festival, which has been postponed twice due to the pandemic. It was rescheduled for April 2021, but again postponed following a public health decree.

Coachella 2022 is slated to take place over two weekends (April 15-17 and April 22-24) at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, Calif. Elsewhere in the lineup for this year’s event are Megan Thee Stallion, Disclosure, 21 Savage, Phoebe Bridgers, Doja Cat, Joji, Jamie xx, Run the Jewels, Danny Elfman, Carly Rae Jepsen, Big Sean, IDLES and many more. more.