Secret Sounds is thrilled to reveal the lineup for the inaugural HARVEST ROCK, a new two-day, live music experience that is set to taste as good as it sounds!
Taking place across Saturday 19 & Sunday 20 November 2022, HARVEST ROCK will see a host of the world’s leading artists take over Adelaide’s Rymill and King Rodney Parks for two hedonistic days of live performances, delectable food offerings, innovative bars and art installations to charm the most discerning of connoisseurs.
HARVEST ROCK’s abundance of musical offerings features iconic global headline artists alongside a plethora of Australia’s most loved acts…
One of the great rock conceptualists of the 21st century Jack White will light up HARVEST ROCK on Saturday 19 November with his only Australian show for 2022. White will hit down under with a seemingly endless list of artistic pursuits under his belt including tracks from his solo collection and The White Stripes’ catalogue. That’s before the ever iconic Crowded House close the festival on Sunday 20 November with the ultimate singalong of their treasured discography. Don’t dream it’s over, the list of exciting artists coming to HARVEST ROCK continues with legendary rockers The Black Crowes, critically acclaimed Texan trio Khruangbin, superstylin’ dance powerhouses Groove Armada and mighty voice of a generation Sam Fender also joining the festivities.
Grammy nominated duo The Lumineers will hit the city of churches ready to perform their new album, as Australian busker turned international pop superstar Tones And I gets us moving with her catalogue of smash hits. Australia’s wittiest musical export, Courtney Barnett will impress with her virtuosic guitar skills and sparking, indelible lyrics, while her collaborator, Kurt Vile brings his vibrant yet meditative new music to the festival for an exclusive Australian performance. You Am I will stop by with their much loved rock’n’roll which has seen them awarded ten ARIAs and three #1 albums, Meg Mac will have the crowd swooning as she pushes her stunning and versatile vocals across the festival grounds, and multi-award winning duo Electric Fields will create a haunting merging of living traditional culture with electronic music when they perform, bringing moments of breathtaking beauty and power to the stage. And Allen Stone will amaze one and all with his effortless blending of edgy soul-pop and earthy folk-rock to throwback R&B and Parliament-inspired funk. And that’s just a taste of Saturday!
Sunday will see hugely influential recording artists, producers and DJs The Avalanches provide the joyous, raucous and celebratory live set that they’re renowned for. Singing and song writing, brother-sister duo Angus & Julia Stone will bring their intimate folk and dreamy indie pop to the festival, as electronic luminaries Hot Chip touch hearts and move bodies with their incredible energy and 18-year catalogue. 2020 Grammy nominees The Teskey Brothers will pull out all stops when they take the stage, conjuring a rare soulful energy and raw emotion; while superstar on the rise Genesis Owusu delivers his remarkable live show, entrancing fans with his enigmatic presence. Get ready for Cat Power’s emotionally unflinching songs as the songstress bares her soul live with strength and vulnerability, while celebrated Australian punk rockers The Living End tear up the stage with their blistering set. Don’t miss Holy Holy as they bring their latest album Hello My Beautiful World to life, catch South Australian locals TOWNS as they provide the good times with their unique mix of Australiana and 90s pop-rock, and get ready to dance when Adelaide’s Slowmango take over with their exotically-infused and punchy grooves. Catch these acts and so much more at HARVEST ROCK 2022.
Gourmands, gluttons and gourmets rejoice as HARVEST ROCK is just as much about the food as it is the music. Drop by FEASTIVILLE STAGE, which will feature chefs and mixologists showcasing collaborations between some of Australia’s finest foodies, alongside talent from the musical bill.
The event also boasts an indulgent feast of gastronomical offerings, including a food space with top tier culinary delights plus an elegant clear marquee where you and your friends can book and enjoy a special seating carefully curated and delivered by renowned chef and restauranteur, Jake Kellie of arkhé (are-kay) and former Head Chef of Burnt Ends (Singapore), a park up of food trucks where you can enjoy the usual festival fare, amongst many other feasting flavours.
Parched? Park yourself at one of HARVEST ROCK’s many destination bars, artfully curated by acclaimed Australian wine critic and prolific personality Nick Stock. When it’s time to wet your whistle, enjoy a carefully tailored beverage from the experts at Archie Rose Distilling Co. or find the perfect drop at a wine tasting at the cellar door pop-up – buy a glass to enjoy there or arrange for a bottle to be delivered direct to your home. Relax at the Wine Bar or enjoy some bubbles at the Champagne Bar, where you’ll find delicious cheese platters ready to devour. A beer hall will cater to those that like it frothy, a temperance bar (alcohol free) will provide options for those that like to keep it clean, and an inclusive LGBTQI+ bar will welcome all aficionados of fabulous.
Ankle biters are in for an adventure at LITTLE HARVEST, a mini festival in a festival curated to keep the little ones occupied and entertained. Kids sorted!
“The inaugural Harvest Rock will bring both iconic and hot new International artists from around the world to downtown Adelaide, alongside an abundance of incredible talent from our own shores. Presenting South Australia’s best in show food and wine offerings including cellar door pop ups, a mash ups of chefs and musicians on our Feastiville Stage and Little Harvest for the kids, were excited to provide a festival with many different facets. We’re planning a good old fashioned get together – with great music, food and wine – so come experience Harvest Rock in all its glory.” Said Secret Sounds Co-CEO and HARVEST ROCK Producer, Jessica Ducrou.
Sample all of South Australia’s finest with some of the best restaurants, wineries and fresh produce in the country. There’s also loads of accommodation options to suit every budget. Check southaustralia.com for more details.
Premier of South Australia, Peter Malinauskas said “There is genuine excitement building about the Harvest Rock Festival. November is a great time of year in Adelaide, and with such a great line-up Harvest Rock is set to attract big crowds to our city’s east end.”
Do HARVEST ROCK in style with at the VIP Village and secure exclusive access to the festival’s dedicated VIP area, designed to make you feel like the star you are or turn your HARVEST ROCK experience up another notch by booking one of the Suites overlooking Harvest Stage. You and yours will have access to your own personal cocktail bar and food offerings which you can enjoy whilst taking in the view of the whole festival from the lounge area on your private balcony.
HARVEST ROCK is proud to be working with FEAT. Live to keep the festival emissions as low as possible. $1 added to each ticket will go towards the FEAT. Live “Solar Slice” which will fund the switch to clean power on-site as well as implementing a broader emissions quantification and reduction program. To stay in the loop with the Solar Slice projects visit http://www.feat.ltd or @feat.artists on Instagram.
So, get ready to celebrate the best things in life – music, food and enjoyment in style at HARVEST ROCK!
Harvest Rock is proudly supported by the South Australian Government, through the South Australian Tourism Commission.
Saturday 19 & Sunday 20 November 2022
Rymill Park / Murlawirrapurka & King Rodney Park / Ityamai-itpina
Tickets on sale to the general public from 9.00am AEST Wednesday 24 August