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St Jerome's Laneway Festival 2014 is a feast for indie music fans

Published on Jan 23, 2014 1:30 PM

Still can’t decide whether to head down to St Jerome’s Laneway Festival on Saturday?

Here’s a capsule guide to help you make up your mind: Read Life! music correspondent Eddino Abdul Hadi’s interview with James Blake, check out a video interview with The Observatory which is playing at the festival, and watch music videos of the big-name acts coming to town.

Music correspondent Eddino Abdul Hadi interviews James Blake

Life!’s report on homegrown musicians being included in the festival for the first time

And the big Singapore name is, of course, cult favourite The Observatory. 

Listen to their thoughts about making music and surviving in Singapore.

Check out this link for the full lineup.

And sample music from the bands below: 

1. Chvrches

2. Daughter 

3. Frightened Rabbit 

4. Gema

5. Haim

6. Jagwar Ma

7. Jamie XX

8. James Blake 

9. Kurt Vile 

10. Mount Kimbie

11. Savages 

12. The Jezabels 

13. Unknown Mortal Orchestra 

14. Vance Joy 

15. Vandetta


 16. Youth Lagoon

And if you still need advice or just want to shoot the breeze with fellow music lovers, join the conversation at ST Communities’ Music community.