Sarah Blasko Announces Sydney Album Installation & National Tour Dates
The captivating Sarah Blasko will take ‘I Awake’ on the road with her in February 2013 and it’s set to be a big affair. Taking in all states, Blasko has invited an orchestra in each capital city to accompany her, rousing the beast that is ‘I Awake’.
Premiering on Friday 1st February at Adelaide Festival Centre, the tour will then take in the Wrest Point Casino in Hobart on Monday 4th February, Queensland Performing Arts Centre on Saturday 9th February, Hamer Hall in Melbourne onThursday 14th February, Sydney Opera House on Sunday 17th February before finishing at Kings Park & Botanic Garden Perth on Saturday 23rd February.
Already acclaimed by critics as her masterpiece, touring‘I Awake’ will take audiences on a tumbling and soaring journey, including songs from her previous repertoire.
‘…a defining, unsettling masterpiece’
– Rolling Stone ????
‘…a purer, darker and more learned side to the Sydney songstress… This is unpolluted and sincere’
– Triple J Mag ????????
‘Blasko is an undeniably brilliant songwriter’
‘A moody and delicately beautiful album’
With little over a week until ‘I Awake’ is released, Sarah has been busy creating an Album Installation in the heart of Sydney. The installation will be a space in which the album can be experienced prior to its release as well as being able to view a short film inspired by the work of director Mike Daly in an intimate cinema. On some evenings Sarah will perform. Keep an eye on Sarah’s twitter and Facebook for more details.
Sarah Blasko’s ‘I Awake’ National Tour will go on sale on Friday 26th October. The highly anticipated forthcoming album ‘I Awake’ will be released via Dew Process / UMA on October 26, 2012.
'I Awake' is available to pre-order on Getmusic on digital, CD, vinyl and Super Deluxe now.
SARAH BLASKO ‘I AWAKE’ NATIONAL TOUR
Presented by triple j and Street Press Australia
Friday 1 February: Adelaide Festival Centre, Adelaide
with Adelaide Symphony Orchestra
Tickets from at BASS - 131 246 www.bass.net.au
Monday 4 February: Wrest Point Casino, Hobart
with Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra
To book visit tso.com.au or phone the Box Office on 1800 001 190
Saturday 9 February: Queensland Performing Arts Centre, Brisbane
with Queensland Symphony Orchestra
To book go to www.qpac.com.au or call 136 246.
Thursday 14 February: Hamer Hall, Melbourne
with Orchestra Victoria
Book at artscentremelbourne.com.au or call 1300 182 183
Sunday 17 February: Sydney Opera House, Sydney
Tickets on sale through Sydney Opera House at sydneyoperahouse.com/music.
Saturday 23 February: Kings Park & Botanic Garden, Perth
with West Australian Symphony Orchestra
Tickets From ticketmaster.com.au 136 100 Or WASO 9326 0000