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Auckland Indie Folk Duo Alae Announce Nationwide Tour

Auckland Indie Folk Duo Alae Announce Nationwide Tour

Wednesday 12th July, 2017 11:02AM

Auckland singer-songwriter duo alae has lined up a six-date nationwide tour for August and early September. The folk-inspired two-piece, which is made up of Alex Farrell-Davey and Allister Meffan, will be starting in the South Island and working their way back home to Auckland where they will culminate the tour with a show at Golden Dawn before crossing the Tasman for a four-show tour of Australia. Here are the details...


Alae

Friday 18th August, Orange Studios, Christchurch
Saturday 19th August, Rhythm & Brown, Nelson
Thursday 24th August, Caroline, Wellington
Friday 25th August, MUSA, Palmerston North
Saturday 26th August, Totara Street, Mount Maunganui
Saturday 2nd September, Golden Dawn, Auckland

Tickets to the Wellington, Palmerston North and Tauranga shows available HERE at UTR

Stream Alae's self-titled debut EP below....



PRESS RELEASE:

ALAE ANNOUNCE NEW ZEALAND AND AUSTRALIAN TOUR

FoIk inspired Auckland band alae are ready to take their emotive brand of soulful sound on the road once more with a headlining national New Zealand and Australian tour announced for this August and September.

Taking in some of the most intimate venues in the country, alaeís six date NZ tour will kick off in Christchurch and wind its way up to Auckland before the band head across the Tasman to play three key dates in Australia thanks to the assistance of an Outward Sound grant.

IN addition to their NZ dates, you can experience alae at the following venues:

Wednesday 6th September, Greaser, Brisbane
Thursday 7th September, Sonny's House of Blues, Brisbane
Friday 8th September, Botany View Hotel, Sydney
Sunday 10th September,Grace Darling Hotel, Melbourne

Tickets to the NZ shows are available now through undertheradar.co.nz and cosmicticketing.co.nz (Christchurch only).

With the Taite Music Prize acknowledgement in the Best Debut release category under their belt and continued support from NZ on Air, itís fair to say that the adoration for alae has truly ignited. Latest single Things Change has found a cozy home across commercial radio in NZ, with the video receiving over 150k plays through Facebook alone. Across the ditch, alae will play to Australian audiences for a second time where Things Change has further sparked the support of leading music sites blankgc.com.au and themusic.com.au.

Anticipation is running hot for next single ď1 to 3Ē which releases in August and will be the second single from alaeís forthcoming debut album, due for release in March 2018.

Donít miss your chance to see alae perform up close and personal in what promises to be a collection of very special gigs this spring.





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