Pitch Music & Arts Festival’s one-day Melbourne rave Pitch Black reveals extended 2021 lineup

Pitch Music & Arts Festival’s one-day Melbourne rave Pitch Black reveals extended 2021 lineup

Image by Will Hamilton-Coates
Words by Tom Parker

Pitch Black comes to a yet-to-be-announced Melbourne location in October.

Pitch Music & Arts Festival has just announced an extended lineup for its one-day Pitch Black event going down on Saturday October 23.

While originally-announced internationals DJ Boring, HAAi and DJ Seinfeld are no longer able to perform due to scheduling conflicts, a number of electronic music’s brightest talents are filling the void.

What you need to know

  • Pitch Black has announced an extended program for its October 2021 event
  • Going down at a yet-to-be-announced Melbourne location, Pitch Black will be represented by 12 artists instead of the six who were slated to perform at the original event
  • To coincide with the announcement, a final allocation of tickets have been made available

Keep up with the latest music interviews, news and reviews here.

The originally-billed CC:DISCO!, Jennifer Loveless and Skin On Skin will be performing, along with the likes of Jensen Interceptor, Ayebatonye, C.FRIM, DAWS, Escape Artist, Moopie and X CLUB. who have been added to the program.

Norwegian producer Skatebård will also be making his way over for the event, as will Hawaii’s Kim Ann Foxman.

In 2020, Pitch Music & Arts Festival announced it would be pivoting in light of COVID, presenting a one-day event in lieu of their multi-day camping festival.

Pitch Black was originally set to take place in March 2021, but due to disruptions caused by you know who, the event was pushed back until October. Utilising the festival’s iconic multi-level rave cave, Pitch Black will presented across two stages in 2021.

Pitch Music & Arts Festival will also be returning to the Grampians for a multi-day bash of mammoth proportions in 2022, but for now, Pitch Black is definitely the next best thing.

Check out the full Pitch Black lineup below.

Jennifer Loveless
Jensen Interceptor
Kim Ann Foxman
Skin On Skin
Escape Artist

Grab a Pitch Black ticket here before they run out.