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News : Dark Mofo Festival – Lineup revealed

By on April 8, 2017

Following the huge reveal last month of Norway’s Ulver who were confirmed as the first band to be playing this year’s Dark Mofo winter festival in Hobart, the announcement has at last been made for the full festival lineup!

The festival will take place at a number of locations around Hobart, including the Odeon Theatre, and is hosted by Tasmania’s Museum of Old and New Art (MONA). With the festival taking place between June 8th and 26th, you can find the full lineup listing below:

Dark Mofo Winter Festival 2017

Mogwai (Scotland)
Einstürzende Neubauten
Ulver (Norway)
Ulver & Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra performing Messe IX-VI.X
Welcome Stranger
Red Bull Music Academy: Transliminal
Ancient Rain
+ Paul Kelly
+ Camille O’Sullivan (Ireland/UK)
+ Feargal Murray (Scotland/UK)
Hymns To The Dead:
+ Taake (Norway)
+ Anaal Nathrakh (UK)
+ Barshasketh (UK)
+ Grave Miasma (New Zealand/Scotland)
+ Mournful Congregation
Buried Country
A.B. Original
Thelma Plum
Sophie Hutchings
+ Alessandro Cortini (Italy)
+ Klara Lewis (Sweden)
+ Grouper (USA)
+ Lawrence English
Xiu Xiu plays the Music of Twin Peaks (USA)
Luke Howard & Tilman Robinson
Silence: Strings Of The Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra


Chris Levine (GBR)
Hermann Nitsch (Austria)
Mike Parr
Sound of Silence: Alfredo Jaar (USA/Chile)
Siren Song: Byron J Scullin + Supple Fox
Sleeping Beauty: Victorian Opera & Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra
Ogoh-ogoh: The Purging & The Burning
The Second Woman: Nat Randall
Radio Gothic
The Dark Chorus: Lucy Guerin Inc

Dark Mofo 2017
June 8th-26th
The festival takes place at various locations around Hobart.
Presale starts Monday April 10 at 10am, tickets on sale Tuesday April 11
Tickets available from the Dark Mofo website.


Jonathon is an aspiring fantasy/sci-fi novelist and music journalist. Thanks to the influence of the music he grew up with, he has always possessed a keen interest in metal and rock. He is also a huge fan of mythology, legend, and folklore from all across the world. You should follow him on Twitter.