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Harding’s 2017 record Party saw the New Zealand artist reach global heights, attracting love from critics worldwide and at home, winning the 2018 Taite Music Prize, two NZ music awards, and a Silver Scroll Award nomination. The accompanying album tour sold out months in advance.
Secure your tickets to Harding’s only New Zealand shows for 2019, and don’t miss the chance to experience her enchanting songbook, live and in person.
Live Nation members have access to an exclusive pre-sale beginning from 12pm Monday May 27 until 12pm Wednesday May 29.
Tickets go on sale from 1pm Wednesday May 29. For ticket information, head to livenation.co.nz.
An artist of rare calibre, Aldous Harding does more than sing; she conjures a singular intensity. Her body and face a weapon of theatre, Harding dances with steeled fervour, baring her teeth like a Bunraku puppet’s gnashing grin.
Renowned for the captivating state of possession she occupies in live performance, Aldous Harding has won crowds the world over playing alongside Deerhunter, Frankie Cosmos and Perfume Genius, as well as to hordes of eager crowds at SXSW, Festival Les Indisciplinées, Rolling Stone Weekender, Visions Festival, The Great Escape, Golden Plains and more.
Designer is out now on Flying Nun Records in New Zealand, 4AD worldwide.
“A stunning, strangely uplifting record from New Zealand’s most beguiling songwriter.”
New Zealand Herald, Time Out ★★★★★
“There’s a primeval magic at play… and it’s worth being spellbound.”
The New Zealand Listener ★★★★★
“Both fascinating and frightening, highly eccentric and blisteringly beautiful – a record destined to worm its way deep under the skin.”Q ★★★★★
Watch ‘The Barrel’ video: https://youtu.be/QyZeJr5ppm8
Watch ‘Fixture Picture’ video: https://youtu.be/qPB6iPXhkdI
NEW ZEALAND 2019
JAMES HAY THEATRE, CHRISTCHURCH
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 28
REGENT THEATRE, DUNEDIN
THURSDAY AUGUST 29
HUNTER LOUNGE, WELLINGTON
FRIDAY AUGUST 30
SATURDAY AUGUST 31