Read about the Australian Tour of singer Martha Wainwright
Australian Tour Dates Announced For 2017
Already announced as one of the performers joining the Twilight at Taronga and Melbourne Zoo Concert Series, beguiling performer and esteemed singer-songwriter Martha Wainwright today announced that she will return to Australia for an extensive ten-date run in March 2017.
The Goodnight City Tour begins at Perth’s Astor Theatre on Wednesday 8 March, before traversing the country to take in Sydney, Thirroul, Canberra, Newcastle, Lismore and Brisbane. The tour will wrap up with Hobart, Devonport and Bendigo performances. Tickets are on sale at 10am local time, Friday 11 November.
On this visit, Martha will be accompanied on vocals and guitar by a three-piece band, comprising drums, piano and bass.
Wainwright’s new album and first in four years Goodnight City will be released on 11 November (Inertia Records). Goodnight City includes several original works as well as songs written for the album by Beth Orton, Rufus Wainwright, Michael Ondaatje and Glen Hansard. The album was produced by Thomas Bartlett (Sufjan Stevens, Glen Hansard) and Brad Albetta (Angus and Julia Stone, Teddy Thompson).
TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY 11 NOVEMBER, 10AM LOCAL TIME except:
Lismore show – On sale Thursday 10 November, 7pm Local Time
Hobart show – On sale Monday 14 November, 6pm Local Time
MARTHA WAINWRIGHT : TOUR DATES
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Wednesday 8th March – Astor Theatre (18+)
www.astortheatreperth.com or 1300 111 369
Sunday 12th March – Oxford Arts Factory (18+)
moshtix.com.au or 1300 438 849
Tuesday 14th March – Anita’s Theatre (All Ages)
ticketmaster.com.au or 136 100
Wednesday 15th March – Canberra Theatre Centre (All Ages)
canberratheatrecentre.com.au or 02 6275 2700
Thursday 16th March – Lizotte’s Newcastle (All Ages)
newcastle.lizottes.com.au/live or 02 4956 2066
Saturday 18th March – Lismore City Hall (All Ages)
lismorecityhall.com.au or 1300 066 772
Sunday 19th March – The Triffid (18+)
thetriffid.com.au or 1300 762 545
Wednesday 22nd March – Theatre Royal (All Ages)
theatreroyal.com.au or 03 6233 2299
Thursday 23rd March – Devonport Entertainment Centre (All Ages)
decc.net.au or 03 6420 2900
Friday 24th March – Capital Theatre (All Ages)
gotix.com.au or 03 5434 6100