Big Pineapple - 2018


Violent Soho, The Preatures, Illy and Cub Sport are among the names leading the 2018 Big Pineapple Music Festival lineup, and there's soon to be one more: you! 

We're on the lookout for one band from the Sunshine Coast area to play the Big Piney as our Unearthed competition winner!

To be in the running: yeah baby! Just upload your best tunes to triple j Unearthed by April 22. We'll do the rest. Remember that if your track is pending on the Unearthed site when the comp closes, it's all chill, because we listen to everything that gets uploaded before we decide on a winner. 

More festival info? Cop their website.

Good luck!

Unearthed in 2018

Big Pineapple

22 Apr 2018


Fragile Animals

Fragile Animals

Meet Your Big Pineapple Festival Winners!

Making the Big Piney fest even sweeter!

Big Pineapple - 2017


Birds Of Tokyo, Cloud Control, Vera Blue, Peking Duk and a bunch more fantastic artists are headed to Queensland for the Big Pineapple Festival this May, and we're looking for one more act from the Sunshine Coast area to add to the bill!

We'll pick a winner for this competition based on the following criteria:

1) you gotta be from the Sunny Coast and have that listed as your region on Unearthed.

2) your best songs have to be up on your Unearthed profile by April 23.

If your tunes are listed as PENDING on the website when the competition closes - don't stress out ur brain. We listen to everything that gets uploaded before we make a call on who wins.

More festival info? Check out the Big Pineapple website

That's all we've got, got nothin else for ya, head back to camp.

Unearthed in 2017

Big Pineapple

23 Apr 2017


Fight Ibis

Fight Ibis


They'll play the Big Piney this May!

Big Pineapple - 2016


Pineys! Here's your chance to Pine up and play the Big Pineapple Music Festival this year.

It's a pine-tastic lineup full of full on legends like RUFUS, Hermitude, The Smith Street Band, Tkay Maidza and heaps of others.

If you're from the Sunny Coast and wanna be in the running to open up the festival, all you gotsta do is upload your best tunes to Unearthed by April 24. If your songs are still pending on the closing date, don't stress out: we listen to everything that gets uploaded before we make a decision.

Festival info + full lineup here!

Unearthed in 2016

Big Pineapple

24 Apr 2016




Pop Cult are playing the Piney!



Big Pineapple - 2015


For the first time, we’re giving one Sunshine Coast act the chance to perform at the 2015 Big Pineapple festival! Our comp winner will join a bill featuring Violent Soho, Thundamentals, the Jezabels and more for the May festival. To enter, make sure 'Sunshine' is set as your region, and upload your best tracks to by April 19th! No sweat if your track’s still pending, we'll listen to everything uploaded by the due date before we decide.

Unearthed in 2015

Big Pineapple

19 Apr 2015




Huge props to PRO VITA!

The Sunny Coast legends will open up the Big Pineapple festival for Unearthed in 2015.