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Tour News : Kyle Falconer Australian Tour – July 2019

After five hit albums, a Mercury Prize nomination and countless sold-out shows with The View, the band’s frontman Kyle Falconer will finally tour Australia solo this July.
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Born of Osiris + Chelsea Grin – Co-headline Australian Tour – June 2019

BORN OF OSIRIS + CHELSEA GRIN
Co-headline Australian Tour 2019
with special guests DIAMOND CONSTRUCT

Prepare yourselves as two of the finest international heavy exports, BORN OF OSIRIS & CHELSEA GRIN team up for a huge national co-headline Australian tour joined by homegrown talent DIAMOND CONSTRUCT this June.
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Tour News : Peter Hook – Joy Division Orchestrated Featuring The Metropolitan Orchestra Comes To Australia – August 2019

Peter Hook – Joy Division Orchestrated
Featuring The Metropolitan Orchestra
Comes To Australia – August 2019


The group’s original bassist Peter Hook, The Metropolitan Orchestra & guests come together to perform the catalogue of one of the world’s most celebrated bands.
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Aussie Comedy Legend Steve Hughes Touring – May 2019

Australian comedic legend Steve Hughes will return to the stage this May armed with his new show, Are You Serious?
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Tour News/Debut Album : Rach Brennan & The Pines – Here’s to Better Times & Seeing Better Places

After a seemingly ceaseless offering of high quality, anthemic sing-along roots-pop over the past year, Rach Brennan & The Pines have arrived with their highly anticipated debut album, Here’s to Better Times & Seeing Better Places.

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2019 TOUR DATES

April 19th: Halls Gap Hotel, Halls Gap, VIC
www.hallsgaphotel.oztix.com.au
April 27th: Birregurra Town Hall, Supporting Nicky Bomba, VIC
May 2nd: The Gasometer Upstairs, Melbourne, VIC
https://gasometer.oztix.com.au/outlet/event/8a47e7a1-7b87-4101-ac25-0bc9b49781aa
May 25th: The Workers Club, Geelong, VIC
https://spinninghalf.oztix.com.au/outlet/event/d000455c-b6e7-4f68-9c70-b8def7914a53
May 30th: Marly Bar, Sydney, NSW
https://www.marlboroughhotel.com.au
May 31st: Howlin’ Wolf, Wollongong, NSW
http://www.howlinwolfbar.com.au
June 1st: Karova Lounge, Ballarat, VIC

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Finnish Folk Metal Legends KORPIKLAANI To Tour Australia & New Zealand – May 2019

Finnish folk metal royalty Korpiklaani will return to Australia and New Zealand for the first time in six years and embark on a trek across the whole country in support of their 2018 opus “Kulkija”. Korpiklaani’s sound can only be described by the sheer bombastic, party-filled, alcohol-soaked vibes that resonate in every tune, and there’s no band in the world who does it better!
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Tour News : Ocean Sleeper – Regional Tour 2019

Gippsland’s local son’s Ocean Sleeper are returning to their roots, locking down dates across regional Victoria, NSW and The ACT to give fans a taste of their time spent with legendary producer Kris Crummett (Sleeping With Sirens, Dance Gavin Dance, Issues).
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Festival News : National Celtic Festival – June 2019

National Celtic Festival 2019
Friday 7th – Monday 10th June | WG Little Reserve, Newcombe St, Portarlington Victoria

It’s time to get your Celt on! Grab your warmest tartan attire, pack the car with your favourite Celtic tunes or jump on the Port Philip Ferry and head down to the bustling Bellarine for the 17th annual National Celtic Festival.
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Tour News : BOBBY ALU – ‘Finally’ Tour – June 2019 (+ ukulele player search)

Continuing to bliss out and bless up, Bobby Alu today announces a run of intimate Australian headline shows, a nationwide call out for supporting ukulele players and the release of a stripped back rendition of latest single ‘Finally’.
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Mini Simmons (NZ) Release “A Way With Murder” Before Debut Australian Shows

New Zealand’s Mini Simmons return with their electrifying third offering “A Way With Murder”. The new single is off their forthcoming debut album set for release later this year, including their second single “Southern Cold”, which had the four piece indie-rockers turning heard with a dalliance and more melodic, pop sensibilities which they have followed suit with a flare.
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Deadlights – Bathed In Venom (Official Music Video)

If there is one thread that ties every single human on this planet together, it is the raging voices inside our heads; the ones that loudly tell us what we are, and even louder still, tell us what we aren’t. Brisbane post-hardcore quartet Deadlights have never been ones to shy away from the analytical lens of the world around them, this time however the band has turned the lens inwards on their new single Bathed In Venom; using that lens to search for the strength to move forward.
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L7 Release New Album ’Scatter The Rats’ Friday 3rd May on Joan Jett’s Blackheart Records

The first L7 album in 20 years, Scatter the Rats embodies everything that made the band so iconic in the first place – the distortion-heavy riffs and head-banging rhythms, sludgy grooves and indelible melodies. And in their lyrics, L7 achieve a direct transmission of raw feeling, often spiked with biting commentary on the chaos of the world today.
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Tour News : He Danced Ivy – Cutting It Fine – 2019 National Tour

He Danced Ivy are setting out on their first ever national tour with dates seven dates across May and June with dates in Brisbane, Coffs Harbour, Bellingen, Sydney, Port Macquarie, Toowoomba and Melbourne.

To celebrate, He Danced Ivy have released a music video for their track Cutting It Fine. Filmed during the launch of their EP ‘Optimistic Cynic’ at Crowbar in Brisbane, the video gives a good indicator for the wild times that are ahead on their first national tour.
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Tour News : Anna Calvi Australian Tour 2019

Secret Sounds Presents
ANNA CALVI – AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2019

Globally adored for her commanding voice, virtuosic guitar work and uncompromising bravery, English singer-songwriter Anna Calvi will be showcasing her latest masterpiece Hunter for Australian audiences this June as she pairs a performance at Tasmania’s beguiling Dark Mofo festival along with intimate shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.
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