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Can’t Stop the Music

Rocking out at a muddy music festival with a group of friends is still considered to be a rite of passage for young Australians. And these days, a myriad of alternative events including Byron Bay Bluesfest, the Boomerang Festival, Groovin’ The Moo and The Big Pineapple Music Festival are rising stars in the industry…

September 19, 2014, 10:27 AM EST

Melbourne, AUS
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Creating a True Spectacle »

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Touch the Sky »

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Spreading Its Wings »

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Dial-An-Angel
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Can’t Stop the Music »

Rocking out at a muddy music festival with a group of friends is still considered to be a rite of passage for young Australians. And these days, a myriad of alternative events including Byron Bay Bluesfest, the Boomerang Festival, Groovin’ The Moo and The Big Pineapple Music Festival are rising stars in the industry...

Australia’s Music Festivals