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Australia Braces For Livid Fest

Linkin Park, the White Stripes and Jurassic 5 are among the initial acts confirmed for Australia's annual Livid festival. Claiming to be "the best on the annual festival calendar," the October event w

Linkin Park, the White Stripes and Jurassic 5 are among the initial acts confirmed for Australia's annual Livid festival. Claiming to be "the best on the annual festival calendar," the October event will present as many as 60 artists on five stages in three cities -- Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.

Also slated to appear are the Living End, Black Rebel Morotcycle Club, the Roots, Me First & the Gimme Gimmes, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Goldfinger, Frenza Rhomb, Turbonegro, Resin Dogs, Rocket Science, Butterfingers, Gelbison and For Amusement Only.

Concerts will be staged Oct. 11 in Sydney's Moore Park, Oct. 12 in Melbourne's Melbourne Park and Oct. 18 at Brisbane's RNA Showgrounds. The latter event will mark the 17th annual return of the Livid festival to Brisbane.

Tickets are already on sale for all three shows. For more information, visit the Livid Web site.