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Lorde Announces First Ever New Zealand Headline Tour

Lorde Announces First Ever New Zealand Headline Tour

Wednesday 20th August, 2014 8:40AM

Lorde has announced that she will be rounding out her worldwide tour for Pure Heroine with a series of arena-sized shows in New Zealand kicking off in October. This will be the first time the chart-smashing 17-year-old will have undertaken a headline tour in her home country, she has only had at a handful of shows here since her career skyrocketed off the global success of 'Royals'. The engaging performer says she has been itching to do a New Zealand tour since she her post-Grammy show at Auckland's Silo Park earlier this year, "Kiwi audiences are the best, and I'm so happy to be playing the final shows for Pure Heroine here," she says. "It's only right I come full circle, back to where it all started". Here are the details...


Lorde - New Zealand Tour

Monday 27th October, Horncastle Arena, Christchurch
Wednesday 29th October, Dunedin Town Hall, Dunedin
Friday 31st October, TSB Bank Arena, Wellington
Saturday 1st November,Vector Arena, Auckland


Here's the video for 'Tennis Court'...


And here she is performing 'Team' live at Lollapalooza Brasil recently...

 


PRESS RELEASE:

LORDE
NZ TOUR CONFIRMED IN FOUR MAJOR CITIES!

LORDE - New Zealand's #1 award winning artist is finally coming home! In what will be her first ever New Zealand headline tour, Frontier Touring and Brent Eccles Entertainment are stoked to bring you four epic shows across the country! The all ages concerts take place late October/ early November in Christchurch, Dunedin, Wellington and Auckland.

LORDE will floor her home country audiences by transporting her full international show to our four major cities. This is her largest stage production to date that flaunts cutting edge lighting and technology, and boosts her show to a visual and sonically theatrical experience.

About her upcoming tour Ella said "I've been itching to do a New Zealand tour ever since the Silo Park show, which was the most amazing crowd I've had yet. Kiwi audiences are the best, and I'm so happy to be playing the final shows for Pure Heroine here. It's only right I come full circle, back to where it all started".

LORDE has turned heads and defied preconceptions all whilst making a permanent impression across the globe. Her first release, The Love Club EP, became a viral phenomenon internationally, a nine week residency at the #1 spot in the American Billboard charts with Royals and multi-platinum sales in a multitude of territories.

Debut album Pure Heroine added further substance to LORDE'S extraordinary story. Scaling the US Top 10 and once again amassing platinum sales all over, LORDE stunned the world with an appearance at the 2013 Grammy awards where she picked up Best Song Of The Year and Best Pop Solo Performance. Success continued as she awarded Best International Female Artist at The Brits and a swag of NZ Music awards...

LORDE - bringing her outstanding international show back to NZ!

LORDE

2014 New Zealand Tour Dates

Monday 27th October, Horncastle Arena, Christchurch - www.ticketek.co.nz
Wednesday 29th October, Dunedin Town Hall, Dunedin - www.ticketdirect.co.nz
Friday 31st October, TSB Bank Arena, Wellington - www.ticketek.co.nz
Saturday 1st November,Vector Arena, Auckland - www.ticketmaster.co.nz

Frontier members pre-sale commences 2.00pm NZST on Thursday 28th August until 2pm NZST Friday 29th August 2014.

General public tickets on sale through Ticketmaster at 9.00am NZST Monday 1st September 2014.

TICKETS FOR ALL SHOWS ON SALE MONDAY 1st SEPTEMBER at 9.00am!





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