Camp Cope, Ruby Fields and more join Hyper 2018
Published on 12 January 2018
CAMP COPE LEAD HUGE SECOND ANNOUNCEMENT FOR HYPER 2018
Melbourne’s Camp Cope lead the City of Swan’s HyperFest 2018’s huge second announcement, off the back of their monumental appearance at Falls Festival and ahead of their National tour in March.
The fearless trio will be joined by Cronulla-based indie youngster Ruby Fields, South Australian mosh lords Falcifer, with local heroes J.F.K, Kopano, Lost Honours, Muka Vhattie and Vacant Home rounding the announcement out.
They’ll join HyperFest's already stacked line-up, which includes (in alphabetical order) Arno Faraji, Carmouflage Rose, Carla Geneve, Columbus, Cursed Earth, Dear Seattle, Feels, Glass Wave, Heaps Good Friends, In Hearts Wake, Introvert, Maddy Jane, POW! Negro, Psychedelic Porn Crumpets, Raksha, Sly Withers, Tired Lion, WAAX and Winter Corner.
City of Swan Deputy Mayor Kevin Bailey said the festival, which is happening on Saturday 24 February at Midland Oval, would have three huge stages packed with live acts.
“There’ll be Drug Aware Main Stage, RAC Road Ready Stage and RTRFM Local Stage, as well as a HUGE silent disco featuring 27 of WA’s best and brightest producers and DJs programmed by WOMPP (Women of Music Production Perth), CURTIN EMAS (Curtin Electronic Music Appreciation Society) and the Hyper Team of youth volunteers,” he said.
“As usual, this event would not run without the help of our young volunteers, so we are very grateful to have them on board again this year.”
Appearing in the Drug Aware Silent Disco, in alphabetical order, are aayu, Aspect, BaMM B, BIG SLACK, BR. BEATS, Decent Rumble, DIFFUSION, DJ Elsewhere, DJ Vulvateen, Ethan Womersley, Gigi, Gilley, GirlLondon, Girlname, Jamilla B2B Nicole Filev, JD, Lana, MONDii, Nemesis, Nicole Filev, Pink Peppercorn, Ryan Benney, Same, SCOTT, Travesty, VK and WYN.”
Midland/Guildford Ward Councillor Mark Elliott said the all-ages (12+) drug, smoke and alcohol free event would also have a heap of other entertainment on offer.
“This year’s festival will also feature a dodgeball arena, water slides, and sideshow alley market, climbing wall, live art battles, gourmet food vans, photo booth, games, merchandise and a signing tent for all of your favourite artists,” he said.
Tickets are available now for only $39 + booking fee from Moshtix
The festival, presented by Drug Aware, would not be possible without the support of so many organisations, including Drug Aware, Healthway, RAC, Lotterywest, Midland Gate Shopping Centre, and Moshtix.
For more information, check out www.hyperfest.com.au or www.facebook.com/HyperFestival. A full list of artists can be found below.
FULL LIST OF ARTISTS
Heaps Good Friends
In Hearts Wake
Psychedelic Porn Crumpets
DRUG AWARE SILENT DISCO
Jamilla B2B Nicole Filev