With the full lineup to be announced this Tuesday the 23rd of October for next years Golden Plains 7 and with Catpower already booked to play at the Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre event, today the festivals organizers have let slip that one of the most important musical minds in the world and the absolute king of funk, Mr. George Clinton will also be playing the festival.

The mastermind who fused the groove with the psych and the funk with the rock will front his legendary outfit Parliament Funkadelic on the main stage to close out the the Sunday night festivities.

For more information and ticketing visit www.goldenplains.com.au.

UPDATE:

Complete lineup announced today.

Joining Cat Power and George Clinton come March will be Dinosaur Jr, Swedish troubadour Tallest Man on Earth and The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion plus Canada’s Purity Ring, New Zealand’s Opossum, Flume, chillwave pioneer Toro Y Moi and local “supergroup” Bushwalking (Songs/Kes Band/Fabulous Diamonds).

Golden Plains – Lucky Seven
Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre
Saturday, March 9 – Monday, March 11

Golden Plains 2013 lineup

Cat Power
Dinosaur Jr
Tallest Man on Earth
George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion
Purity Ring
Flume
Moodymann
The Mark of Cain
Toro Y Moi
Wild Nothing
Psarantonis
Naysayer and Gilsun
Six Ft Hick
Mulatu Astatke
Julio Bashmore
Melbourne Ska Orchestra
Client Liaison
Dick Diver
Keb Darge
Bushwalking
Opossom
Chris Russell’s Chicken Walk
Barry Dickins
No Zu
Zanzibar Chanel
Post Percy
Redd Kross