Americana singer songwriter Justin Townes Earle has announced that he will return to Australia for the first time in over eighteen months and will play national dates in October 2014 including a headlining performance at the new Americana celebration festival, Out On The Weekend, in Melbourne.
Performing for the first time in Australia with his full band Earle will showcase his new album Single Mothers (to be released on September 5) and will be playing songs from his four previous, and critically acclaimed, albums – The Good Life, Midnight at the Movies, Harlem River Blues and Nothing’s Gonna Change the Way You Feel About Me Now – Earle will head to Perth and Adelaide for the first time since April 2012 as part of his national tour.
Support act will be Canadian Lindi Ortega who returns to Australia for the second time in 2014 after appearing at Boogie and National Folk Festivals and sold out shows in Sydney and Melbourne in April.
Tickets go on sale Friday August 15 and available online at www.lovepolice.com.au/tours
Saturday October 11: The Astor Theatre, Perth, WA
Sunday October 12: The Gov, Adelaide, SA
Wednesday October 15: The Metro, Sydney, NSW
Thursday October 16: The Corner Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday October 18: Out On The Weekend, VIC
Sunday October 19: Meeniyan Town Hall, Meeniyan, VIC with Marlon Williams
Wednesday October 22: The Tivoli, Brisbane, QLD