​The much-loved, homegrown Good Vibes Festival (GVF) will evolve this year into a 2-day international outdoor music festival on 12th August and 13th August 2016​ at its new verdant venue The Ranch @ Gohtong Jaya in Genting Highlands​.

The 3rd edition of #GoodVibesFest promises a bucketlist line-up with twice as many international and Malaysian acts as before.

Good Vibes Festival 2016

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The first of 2 announcements, #GoodVibesFest has secured headliners including Manchester’s purveyors of infectious pop hooks and sprawling electro sonics The 1975, Irish indie chart favourites Two Door Cinema Club​, and anthemic indie-rock 5-piece The Temper Trap .

Joining the aforementioned powerhouses are Canadian electro-pop pair Purity Ring, Australia’s own renaissance man and beatmaker Ta-Ku​, and producer and remix wizard Ryan Hemsworth .

From the homefront, acts announced so far include Enterprise , indie-pop maven Froya, Jumero, dream-pop pairing Juno and Hanna, scene veterans Seven Collar T-shirt​, riotous pop Ampangites The Fridays, and Edwin from They Will Kill Us All’s new rock and roll outfit Toko Kilat​.

Expect the full line-up announcement from #GoodVibesFest in the weeks to come.

UPDATE (21st June):

Good Vibes Festival’s new and improved incarnation adds 18 new acts from its first announcement in May.

Joining the party are Grammy award-winning producer Mark Ronson (Uptown Funk, Valerie), electronic music wunderkinds Disclosure (You & Me, Latch), brother-sister folk duo Angus & Julia Stone (Big Jet Plane, The Heartbreak), post-punk revivalists Tokyo Police Club (Hot Tonight, Wait Up) and neo-R&B songstress Alina Baraz (Fantasy, Make You Feel).

The weekend festival is also adding a massive list of local acts, from the well-loved and familiar to new names to remember. See: Kyoto Protocol, +2dB, Mutesite, Indiego & Co., Dangerdisko, Twinkies, WH, Curzon, JHin, Emir Hermono, Axel Groove, MMMeng, and Guibooo.

Good Vibes Fest 2016 Lineup

Ticketing deets are as follows:

Festival Tickets

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2-Day Festival Tickets:

  • Phase 1: RM300
  • Phase 2: RM350
  • Phase 3: RM400

1-Day Festival Tickets:

  • Friday: RM250
  • Saturday: RM250

Hotels & Tickets Packages

Phase 1:

  • 2 x two-day festival tickets + 2 x nights hotel on 12 Aug & 13 Aug: RM885
  • 2 x two-day festival tickets + 1 x night hotel on 12 Aug: RM725
  • 2 x two-day festival tickets + 1 x night hotel on 13 Aug: RM760

Phase 2:

  • 2 x two day festival tickets + 2 x nights hotel on 12 & 13 Aug: RM955
  • 2 x two day festival tickets + 1 x night hotel on 12 Aug: RM760
  • 2 x two day festival tickets + 1 x night hotel on 13 Aug: RM795

All hotel rooms are at First World Hotel, Genting Highlands. All prices shown are subject to 6% gst and an online transaction fee of RM10 per transaction.

Tickets will be available for purchase, with phase 1 of sales launching at 3pm on Tuesday, 3rd May 2016 at www.boxtix.asia​. Ticket prices will increase in stages closer to the festival.

For more information, visit their ​website or Facebook page.

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