Rudimental set to headline Heineken® Saturday

Sydney, 6 March 2017: Marking Heineken® Saturday’s much anticipated debut at Melbourne's 2017 Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix in suitable style, UK award-winning super group Rudimental will deliver a show-stopping performance with an exclusive DJ set incorporating their front man MC Leon Rolle, live vocalist Tom Jules and instrumentalist Mark Crown.

Rudimental rose to prominence with the hit single ‘Feel The Love’ featuring John Newman in 2012. The multi-platinum award winning group sold-out their last Australian tour – We The Generation – in late 2015 and are excited to be returning to Melbourne to headline Heineken® Saturday on 25 March.

Event goers will be treated to a wide selection of the group’s chart-topping hit songs including, ‘Not Giving In’, ‘Waiting All Night’, ‘Free’ and more as they put on a high energy, fun filled show set to take Heineken’s flagship event soaring to new heights.

Rudimental will be supported on the day with a stellar line-up including rising star Hayden James. The singer/songwriter will showcase his renowned mixing skills, transitions and mood settings to amp up the crowd, with ‘Permission to Love’ and ‘Something About You’ set to be among the days’ highlights.

There will be even more special performances throughout the weekend as a selection of some of Australia's hottest local talent will also get their chance to shine on one of the brightest stages in Australia's annual social calendar.

If that isn't enough, event goers can also be part of the newly created Heineken® Village. The village is the largest event space Heineken® has ever created in Australia, offering consumers a unique, interactive setting where they can enjoy special music performances, watch all the race action on the supersize screen and unwind and enjoy the complete bustling Formula 1 experience in style with friends.

In addition to enjoying the ultimate Heineken® experience courtesy of its three leadingbrands - Heineken®, Heineken® 3 and Birra Moretti, event-goers will be able to dine on a range of delicious local food options. Huxtaburger, the gourmet burgers Melburnians can’t get enough of, and pizza institution 400 Gradi will be on hand to serve their award winning pizzas’.

Heineken® Saturday will be an event not to be missed. Given what is sure to be high demand, people are urged to book their tickets now to secure a spot at this historic event.

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