Why drown in this tour announcement and that tour announcement when you can get a summary of the week’s hot upcoming gig news in one post? Here’s this week’s Tour Talk!


The Preatures
Not ones to do things by halves, The Preatures are heading out on a 40-date national tour, taking in capitals and regionals. A presale is happening on Monday, April 23 from 7am (local time), while general sales are hitting the following day – that’d be Tuesday, April 24 – at 2pm (also local time). Dates are just below, and we’d like to thank them for saving us from typing them all out by supplying this delightful graphic – you rock! Grab your ticket deets here.




West Thebarton
Adelaide’s West Thebarton are heading out to tour with Sydney’s Pist Idiots in tow. The former are plugging their soon-to-be-released debut album Different Beings Being Different, and you can grab dates from the helpful graphic below, while ticket details are here.

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The Aston Shuffle
DJs, producers, remixers, radio presenters and (according to their press release) all round legends, The Aston Shuffle – aka Vance Musgrove and Mikah Freeman – are about to do the national tour thing. Dates are just below in the wonderful, calming-looking graphic, while you can grab ticket info here.

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Justin Townes Earle
Nashville native Justin Townes Earle is heading our way in July for a handful of acoustic shows. Dates are in the very helpful graphic just below, while you can get ticket info right about here.

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Dead Letter Circus
DLC return to national stages for a handful of intimate live shows in support of new single The Armour You Own. Dates and places are below, while you can secure your tix via here.

Thursday, May 31 – The Corner Hotel, Melbourne VIC
Friday, June 1 – Jive Bar, Adelaide SA
Saturday, June 2 – Rosemount Hotel, Perth WA
Sunday, June 3 – Mojos, Fremantle WA
Friday, June 8 – The Zoo, Brisbane QLD
Sunday, June 10 – The Bald Faced Stag, Sydney NSW