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THE KITE STRING TANGLE (single launch)
Thu., 06/04/2017, 7:30 pm
Guests: Wallace + Theia (NZ)
THIS SHOW IS STRICTLY 18
With his 2013 breakthrough single ‘Given The Chance’ reaching Gold sales in Australia, ‘Arcadia’, ‘Stone Cold’ and ‘What If’ followed, not to mention latest track 'Selfish;' alongside sold-out national headline shows, celebrated festival appearances including Splendour In The Grass, Falls Festival and Groovin the Moo. The Kite String Tanglelanded in the Top 20 of both the 2013 & 2014 triple j Hottest 100’s. His recent West Coast support slot on the RUFUS tour followed on from a series of sold out shows on his co-headline tour with Dustin Tebbutt to celebrate their collaborative Illuminate EP.
As the main support on the ‘Selfish’ tour, future soul singer-songwriter Wallace’s music is an exciting mosaic of traditional jazz, blues, hip hop and soul. It’s seen her win a swag of awards, support international acts such as Slum Village and collaborate with internationals such as Kraak and Smaakand powerhouse hip hop artist Sampa the Great. Opening act Theia, is one of New Zealand’s most exciting emerging acts. She’s worked with Alex Hope (Broods, Troye Sivan), toured with Broods, and landed on a growing list of Spotify VIral charts with her 2016 breakout single ‘Roam’.
With the new single showing the progression of arguably one of Australia’s most talented names in emotive electronic music, don’t miss The Kite String Tangle’s lauded live show - called “visually stunning” and filled with “absolute attention to detail”.