News October 24, 2016

The Living End announce regional tour, release new music video

TMN

PRESS RELEASE:

2016 has been a year to remember already, even on the scale for a band like rock icons The Living End who have had an exceptionally epic career to date!
 
Having released their ARIA # 5 album Shift in May; levelling their sold out major city national Shift tour; performing on the at the 2016 AFL Grand Final; headlining festivals around the country; and scoring nominations for Best Rock Album and Best Australian Live Act at this year’s ARIA Awards – so far it has been a year in which the kings of Australian rock reclaimed their throne after a five-year hiatus after their 2011 ARIA-Award winning album, The Ending Is Just The Beginning Repeating.
 
There is no rest in sight, the band are set to roll on into 2017 hitting regional areas of Australia for their Staring Down The Highway Tour, starting in March. These regional shows will see the band play a series of mediums-sized venues and clubs, allowing fans the chance to see them play some of their most intimate shows in years.
 
They will be supported by Australia’s premier Psychedelic Reggae Ska Doom Metal Punk Rock band From Hell and triple j faves The Bennies, who will bring a whole-new brand of punk rock energy and exuberance to the stage, sure to wow TLE fans with their high-flying antics. Having previously supported punk heavyweights like NOFX AND Rancid, they’re no strangers to playing with punk rock royalty, and they’re set to claim another picture card when they head out with The Living End in March.
 
To coincide with the tour announce, the band have also released the brand-new video for their latest single ‘Staring Down The Barrel.’

 
The track is the third release from the album Shift, following on from the barnstorming ‘Monkey’, and the anthemic ‘Keep on Running’, which also featured as the theme song to the Channel 7 AFL Finalscampaign.
 
THE LIVING END 
STARING DOWN THE HIGHWAY TOUR 2017 ANNOUNCEMENT
NEW VIDEO FOR ‘STARING DOWN THE BARREL’

Tix $45 + BF On Sale Friday 28 October at 9am (local time)
For more info head to thelivingend.com
 
Wed 8 March                         ANU Bar                                      Canberra               ACT       
                       

Thur 9 March                         Waves                                         Wollongong          NSW 
 
Fri 10 March                           Cambridge Hotel                        Newcastle            NSW 
 
Sat 11 March                          Entrance Leagues Club             Central Coast      NSW 
 
Wed 15 March                        Laurieton United Services Club  Laurieton           NSW 
 
Thurs 16 March                     Coffs Ex Services Club CEX    Coffs Harbour        NSW 
 
Fri 17 March                           Racehorse Hotel                            Ipswich              QLD 
 
Sat 18 March                          Night Quarter                                 Gold Coast         QLD 
 
Sun 19 March                         The Northern                                  Byron Bay         NSW 
 
Thur 23 March                       Tanks Arts Centre                           Cairns                QLD
 
Fri 24 March                           Dalrymple Hotel                              Townsville         QLD 
 
Sat 25 March                          Magnums Hotel                              Airlie Beach      QLD
 
Thur 30 March                       Wool Exchange                               Geelong             VIC 
 
Fri 31 March                           Kay St                                              Traralgon           VIC 
 
Sat 1 April                               Pier Live                                           Frankston         VIC 
 
Fri 7 April                                Odeon Theatre                                 Hobart              TAS 
 
The Living End 2017 Melbourne and Sydney Zoo Shows:
Supported by Gabriella Cohen
Friday 3 March                           Melbourne Zoo Twilights       Melbourne          VIC
Tickets: http://www.zoo.org.au/melbourne/whats-on/zoo-twilights
Saturday 4 March                        Twilight At Taronga                Sydney              NSW
Tickets: twilightattaronga.org.au

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