Splendour In The Grass pivots its 20th anniversary blowout to 2021 with new headliners

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So, after an ambitious attempt to make it work in 2020 by rescheduling from July to October, the 20th annual Splendour In The Grass festival has – sadly – been given the axe.

Except that technically, it hasn't! It's just moving a squidge down the calendar over to 2021, back in its usual mid-year slot with a lineup set to satisfy (hopefully) everyone bummed about the epic 2020 event being made another victim of the Coronavirus pandemic.

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Ellie Robinson
Editor-at-Large, Australian Guitar Magazine

Ellie Robinson is an Australian writer, editor and dog enthusiast with a keen ear for pop-rock and a keen tongue for actual Pop Rocks. Her bylines include music rag staples like NME, BLUNT, Mixdown and, of course, Australian Guitar (where she also serves as Editor-at-Large), but also less expected fare like TV Soap and Snowboarding Australia. Her go-to guitar is a Fender Player Tele, which, controversially, she only picked up after she'd joined the team at Australian Guitar. Before then, Ellie was a keyboardist – thankfully, the AG crew helped her see the light…