“We’re Truth Telling And Putting The Truth Back Into History”: How Women Are Being Put Back Into The Music Industry Equation

The revised Splendour line-up now features three new headliners, Gorillaz, The Strokes and Tyler, The Creator – all of which are male. The original line-up (which is now being revised) was heavily male orientated as well with only 44% of artists featuring at least one non-male member. This received heavy criticism from fans and the media alike, with Project U founder Nic Kelly taking to twitter saying that it “feels like they exhausted the wishlist (ie. Lana) and gave up”.