OUR SPLENDOUR MUSIC GUIDE 💣️ Who You NEED To See From This Year's Lineup + Our Playlist

OUR SPLENDOUR MUSIC GUIDE 💣️ Who You NEED To See From This Year's Lineup + Our Playlist


Hey bbys! The Splendour countdown is ON, with only 2 days to go! 😱 Lookin’ at the lineup can get a bit overwhelming, but don’t stress, doll! We’ve picked out our ULTIMATE, must-see artists. Add these to your schedule...



  • WAFIA (1:30pm): Listening to WAFIA is like being in a dream. You don’t want to miss this gal’s amaze voice. Sounds JUST LIKE it does on her record as it does in real life ✨
  • Jack River (4:15pm): Holly’s sounds have just come about in the last year or so, but boy does she have an incred voice. We get super indie-rock, psychedelic electro + folk-pop vibes from this babe. Give her new album ‘Sugar Mountain’ a listen beforehand and you’re good to go ✔️
  • Angus & Julia Stone (7:45pm): Oh man. If you don’t know this dreamy duo, you must be living under a rock. Make sure you put aside some time to check out their amaze set ✨ Literally ALL THE CHILL VIBES! Get amongst it, babe. Special mention to ‘Oakland’.
  • The Presets (8:45pm): Okay, get ready for some bangers, babes. This set will surely be a nostalgic one for you - So get ready to jump around ★
  • Khalid (9:15pm): Khalid is a good time. A few of the gals here at Princess Polly HQ have been to a gig of his, and had the absolute BEST time. Keep an eye out for his smile -- it’ll MELT YOU. Make sure you’ve got your best squad together for this set.
  • Miguel (10:30pm): The ultimate American R&B singer // Make sure you’ve got your hands up when ‘Sky Walker’ comes on - One of our fave songs!
  • Lorde (10:45pm): Where are our NZ babes at!? You’ll love watching this NZ local produce the goods. Lorde has literally sky-rocketed. Her set at Coachella was definitely a highlight, so you won’t want to miss her set at Splendour. ‘Royals’ is a MUST-SEE! #Iconic 🔥


  • Gang Of Youths (6:15pm): This band has become ICONIC in the last year. Please don’t go to Splendour WITHOUT seeing this band. It’s definitely a whirlwind of emotion, but boy is it a banger of a set. Special mention to the song ‘Keep Me In The Open’ 💣️

  • Ocean Alley (7pm): The freshest of grooves -- These guys have been selling out shows all year and producing some of the funnest tunes!

  • The Jungle Giants (8:30pm): One of our favourite bands. Strap yourself in and get ready for one of the best sets of the night. Not even exaggerating! The perf gig for a dance and good times with pals 🙏🏼

  • Vampire Weekend (10:45pm): Mixing preppy, indie rock with joyful pop, this band is literally one of our FAVES. Get your groove on to their classic song ‘Oxford Comma’ -- SO GOOD 🌹



  • Mallrat (4pm): Ok bbys, make sure you give Mallrat a listen before you head to Splendour. You’ll want to know all the words for this set. Super indie-pop vibes. She’ll have you dancing fo sho’, especially to ‘For Real’

  • Ben Howard (4:45pm): This one’s for all of our acoustic-lovin’ groovers ♡ If you’re feelin’ like some chill-out tunes, make sure to check out Ben. PLUS his guitar-skills are off the chain!

  • PNAU (6:15pm): Electro-pop LEGENDS ⭐️ We’re excited to see “Chameleon” and “Go Bang” 🙌🏼

  • Ball Park Music (8:30pm): Locals from Bris-vegas - This band gives us all the feels with their indie rock/pop tunes. We’re vibing the song “Exactly How You Are”.

  • Kendrick Lamar (10:45pm): Saving the best until last. Kendrick is one you won’t wanna miss, babes ⚡️ Get your inner-gangsta out for this set. Special mention to ‘DNA’ - This song is sure to go off!



For our best babes! We’ve made our own Spotify playlist just for Splendour 2018 where we’ve put together some of our favourite tunes from our must-see artists. Start blasting this in your car! 💥

Have fun, babydolls! If you’re still stuck on what to wear, make sure to head to our FESTIVAL SHOP to get your get-up sorted ⚡