MOFO 2016 (aka the Museum of Old and New Art’s Festival of Music and Art), has just revealed its incredibly huge lineup for January 2016, and it’s sure to get a lot of Aussie making the trek down to Tassie.
Curated by Brian Ritchie (of Violent Femmes), the three-day event features over 300 old and new artists, musicians and performers from around the world, including a very special guest act headlining the Mona Main Stage; The Flaming Lips
Mofo 2016 Lineup:
The Flaming Lips, Evelyn Glennie, Antonio Sánchez Birdman, DJ Krush, HERMESensemble, Kate Miller-Heidke & the TSO, State Theatre Company of South Australia: Beckett Triptych, Ade Suharto & Simon Barker & Brian Ritchie, Amanda Shone, Amy Gebhardt, Amy Spiers and Catherine Ryan, Ariana Reines, Arthur Russell’s Instrumentals, Bree van Reyk, Brett Newski, Christopher Wrench, Clyde McGill, DANCENORTH: Kyle Page and Amber Haines, EDGE2: Isthmus, Elise Taylor, Ensemble Offspring, Evelyn Morris & Haftu Reda & Dale Gorfinkel, exhaust (Contemporary Art Tasmania), Faux Mo, Fire!, Gilbert & George, Hailu Mergia with Tony Buck & Mike Majkowski, Hornissimo, iCon, JAM (Jazz at Mona), James Turrell, Jenny Hval, Jenny M. Thomas, Joshua Santospirito & Craig San Roque, Julius Schwing Trio, Kate Tempest, Katthy Cavaliere: Loved, Kim Myhr, Mathieu Briand, Michael Bettine, Mirel Wagner, MoMa (Mona Market), Okmalumkoolkat feat. Cid Rim & The Clonious, Oren Ambarchi, Project Drums, Robin Fox & Byron J. Scullin, Scott Tinkler, Spear (Stephen Page, AD Bangarra Dance Theatre), Tim Jones and Jennifer Marten-Smith, The Tea Cube (Allan Halyk), Tom Vincent Trio, TSOC extreme (Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra Chorus), Wildbirds & Peacedrums, Will Guthrie + more
WHAT: MOFO 2016
WHERE: Museum of Old and New Art, Tasmania
WHEN: 13th to 18th January, 2016