2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Presented by: PIAS/ AIM


Thursday, March 17
12:00AM - 12:40AM

Latitude 30
512 San Jacinto St


Listen to Rock and Roll Weakling

Spookyland is the musical vehicle for 24 year old Sydney-based Marcus Gordon and band consisting of his brother guitarist Liam Gordon, drummer Nath Mansfield and bass-player Nic Malouf.
Spookyland’s debut EP, ’Rock and Roll Weakling’ received local and international praise from the likes of NME, Rolling Stone,  and Pitchfork - who described their music as “so raw and trusting that you want to handle it with care, unlike the heart he sings about that keeps getting carelessly broken”. The band soon proved their mettle in the live arena with high profile support slots including Cold War Kids, Benjamin Booker, The Lemonheads and Band of Skulls. An appearance at 2015’s Lollapolooza in Chicago soon followed, where the band where named by Consequence of Sound as one of their Top Ten acts not to miss.
In late 2015 the band trekked to Omaha, Nebraska where they recorded at Connor Oberst’s ARC Studios; home of producer Mike M...

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