Hunters and Collectors announce A Day on the Green National Tour

An article about the upcoming 2014 A Day on the Green Hunters tour.

Author:  Matt Dwarf, The Dwarf.

Date: 26 September 2013.

Original URL: http://thedwarf.com.au/news/16899/hunters-and-collectors-announce-a-day-on-the-green-national-tour

 

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Announced this morning for their first tour since 1998, Hunters and Collectors will be heading around the country on the now traditional summer standard A Day on the Green concert series.

Starting late next January, and stretching over weekends until April, ten A Day on the Green concerts will be performed plus a couple of theatre shows in Melbourne and Sydney.

Hunters & Collectors will be joined at various stages by You Am I, Diesel, Something For Kate and British India as special guests at all winery shows. The Panics have been announced as supports for the theatre dates.

This tour has been announced amongst other recent news for the Hunters & Collectors with the recent announcement of them appearing at the AFL Grand Final on Saturday (the best musical selection in years with recent duds Meatloaf and Temper Trap appearing on recent Grand Finals), they are also supporting two Bruce Springsteen concerts in February and also th release of “Crucible – The Songs Of Hunters & Collectors”, which features 15 tributes from the likes of Neil Finn & Eddie Vedder, The Living End, Birds Of Tokyo and Paul Kelly.

When they called it a day in 1998, Hunters & Collectors had been a juggernaut on the Australian music scene for years. They were one of those bands that if you saw them live once, you NEVER missed a show when they were in town next. The also delivered multi-platinum top 10 albums featuring such classics as ‘Throw Your Arms Around Me’, ‘Holy Grail’, ‘When The River Runs Dry’, ‘Talking to a Stranger’, ‘Do You See What I See’, ‘Say Goodbye’ and a whole lot more.

Tickets for all shows go on sale Friday October 11

A DAY ON THE GREEN FEATURING HUNTERS AND COLLECTORS

Saturday Jan 25 – The Hill Winery, Geelong VIC
With You Am I, Something For Kate & British India

Saturday Feb 1 – Bimbadgen Winery, Hunter Valley NSW
With You Am I, Something For Kate & British India

Sunday Feb 2 – Sirromet Wines, Mt Cotton QLD
With You Am I, Something For Kate & British India

Saturday Feb 8 – All Saints Estate, Rutherglen VIC
With You Am I, Something For Kate & British India

Saturday Feb 22 – Leconfield Wines, McLaren Vale SA
With You Am I, Something For Kate & British India

Saturday March 1 – Petersons Winery, Armidale NSW
With Something For Kate, Diesel & British India

Saturday March 8 – Robert Oatley Vineyards, Mudgee NSW
With Something For Kate, Diesel & British India

Saturday March 15 – Josef Chromy Wines, Launceston TAS
With Something For Kate & British India

Saturday March 22 – Rochford Wines, Yarra Valley VIC
With You Am I, Something For Kate & British India

Saturday March 29 – Kings Park & Botanical Garden, Perth WA
With Something For Kate, Diesel & British India

For more information, head to A Day on the Green’s website
THEATRE SHOWS

Friday April 4 – Enmore Theatre, Sydney *
With The Panics

Friday April 11 – Palais Theatre, Melbourne
With support The Panics
Tickets to all shows on sale from ticketmaster.com.au
* Except The Enmore Theatre date from ticketek.com.au

 

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