[Photos: Anna Kanci]
|The last few months have seen brother and sister duo Angus and Julia Stone go from strength to strength. With a #1 Gold album (fast approaching platinum) and a national SOLD OUT tour under their belts the pair have since been touring the UK, Europe, USA and Canada, gathering further accolades. ‘Down the Way’ came in at #19 on the Billboard Heatseekers Chart in the USA, #40 in France and have just completed their sold out UK dates,|
with The Times saying about the pairs shepherds bush empire show – ‘triumphant’. Angus & Julia go on to tour Europe then a headline spot at the UK’s biggest Music Convention/Festival – The Great Escape.
Angus & Julia Stone return home in July to play the Splendour in The Grass festival, which will be followed by their biggest Australian tour to date through August/September 2010. The tour will commence in far North Queensland and take in all capital cities before concluding in Brisbane.
Tickets are on sale Friday, May 7 2010 along with the new single ‘Big Jet Plane’, which is receiving across the board airplay from the national nova network who is presenting this tour. The ‘Big Jet Plane’ single includes 3 previously unreleased b-sides; the Julia track ‘Living On A Rainbow’ along with a cover of ‘You’re The One That I Want’ and Angus’ stripped back ‘My Malakai’. Fans will be able to purchase their show tickets and the single package simultaneously at a discounted price.
TICKETS FOR NATIONAL TOUR & BIG JET PLANE SINGLE ON SALE MAY 7 2010.
|Sun||22-Aug||Cairns Botanic Gardens,||Cairns|
|Wed||25-Aug||Newcastle Civic Theatre,||Newcastle|
|Wed||1-Sep||Llewellyn Hall ANU,||Canberra|
|Thu||2-Sep||Wollongong University Hall,||Wollongong|
|Fri||3-Sep||Grandstand Hall,||Hobart (Showgrounds)|
|Sat||11-Sep||Meeniyan Town Hall,||Victoria|
|Sat||18-Sep||Fremantle Arts Centre,||Perth|
|Sun||26-Sep||Tivoli Theatre,||Brisbane (Matinee)|
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE VISIT
– Buy: click here for Angus & Julia Stone at iTunes
Live Review and Photos: Angus & Julia Stone, Boy & Bear, Lavelle Collins @ The Palace, Melbourne 25 March 2010
CD Review: Angus and Julia Stone – Down The Way