The cast of characters have been named to play the 2001 Big Day Out shows held annually in Australia and New Zealand. The festival will kick off in Auckland on January 19 headlined by PJ Harvey, Roni Size Reprazent, Happy Mondays, Placebo, Carl Cox and Limp Bizkit.
Performing on some of the other stages will be Powderfinger, 28 Days, Killing Heidi, The Go Betweens, Friendly, Sonicanimation, Nitocris, Frenzal Rhomb, Japan's Zoobombs and Germany's Rammstein.Tickets for the shows go on sale on October 23 and can be purchased online at www.bigdayout.com.
If you didn't waste your money on the Olympics this year and decide to head down under, here are your dates: Big Day Out
Auckland, Ericcson Stadium (January 19)
Gold Coast, Parklands (21)
Sydney, Showground (26 - Australia Day)
Melbourne, RAS Showgrounds (28)
Adelaide, RA&HS Showgrounds (February 2)
Perth, Basseddean Oval (4)