Queenscliff Music Festival is feelin' the spring air and has bottled up a full set of fragrances to fill your festival experience, with a showcase of five of the top names from the Telstra Road to Discovery competition, the QMF Comedy Show line up, plus even more new Victorian and local Bellarine acts. Breathe it in...
The Telstra Road to Discovery Showcase will feature five of the program's acclaimed Alumni including current winners Helen Shanahan and Christopher Coleman (who will headline the showcase with his outfit the Christopher Coleman Collective), along with Andrew Redford, Angie McMahon, Hayden Calnin, andKelly Menhennett. Now in its 12th year, the Telstra Road to Discovery program offers home-grown independent unsigned songwriters a real and genuine pathway into the Australian music scene for home-grown talent.
For your light relief the QMF Comedy Show will feature some of Australia's best: MC Colin Lane (Lano and Woodley), Claire Hooper (Good News Week), Dave Thornton (FOX FM) and Rod Quantock (Melbourne stand up comedy pioneer!).
And just as you thought the QMF line up couldn't get any better, QMF HQ has been busy making extra sure you don't have a second without being spoilt for choice with gorgeous entertainers, adding Victorian acts Charles Jenkins, WILSN, Aluka, The Yearlings, and Matt Katsis (the 2013 QMF Busking Competition Winner), along with local Geelong Region acts Murdena, Yirrmal & the Yolngu Boys,Residual, The Kite Machine, Bec Goring and the Ellwood Winters, Aine Tyrrell, Sagamore, Jordan Riddle, Alister Turrill, Max Rudd Band, Georgia Rodgers, andTides of Welcome.
These new names join the extensive 2014 line up (scroll down to see more on all announced artists, in alphabetical order below).
Tickets are selling fast, and are breaking all previous records. There's only a handful of VIP tickets left and they will sell out. All ticket costs increase onNov 1st for the final ticket round, so get your tickets at a reduced price up until Oct 31st.