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French For Rabbits

Sat Nov 4th, 2017
Tim's Place,
Maharau, Tasman

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“It’s tender and intimate yet ambitious as the sky is wide” — Stereogum

French for Rabbits are playing in three of the most beautiful New Zealand locations following the return from their month long European tour. They have announced shows on the 3-5 November in Marahau, Takaka, and Wairau Valley.
French for Rabbits is the project of New Zealand musician Brooke Singer and band. They formed in 2011, when Singer and guitarist John Fitzgerald began writing and recording lo-fi demos of ambient dream-folk in the small coastal township of Waikuku Beach. Now Wellington-based, they are joined by drummer Hikurangi Schaverien-Kaa (Glass Vaults), and multi-instrumentalists Ben Lemi (Trinity Roots) and Penelope Esplin.

The band have toured their ethereal and intimate music extensively through Europe, opening for admired songwriter Agnes Obel, featuring twice on The Vampire Diaries, and garnering millions of listens online. Their live shows are a mesmerising experience, punctuated by the sideways charm of their lead vocalist – once described in concert as making a concert hall feel as comfortable as a living room.

“Evoking both escapist lost weekends on sunlit shores and more melancholy-infused desolate landscapes.” — UK Sunday Star Times

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acoustic/solo, alternative, country/folk, jazz, pop, rock, soul/funk, French for Rabbits

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