Shining Bird’s Black Opal tour kicking off in Canberra tonight!

Ahead of releasing their highly-anticipated sophomore album Black Opal due October 7, Australiana-pop outfit Shining Bird are kicking off their huge album launch tour tonight in Canberra, seeing them through Deadlam Festival (Brisbane) plus shows in Victoria, South Australia, New South Wales and the Northern Territory.

Inspired by living in the Blue Mountains and immersing themselves in classic Australian films, Black Opal has been an ongoing two year creative project for the band. One of the first offerings from the record, ‘Helluva Lot’, is an honest Aussie anthem with a dreamy 80’s vibe, featuring didgeridoo from Charlie McMahon. ‘Helluva Lot’ paints a desperate picture of Australia’s quickly diminishing natural beauty while remaining effortlessly spirited.



October 5th | Transit Bar, CANBERRA | FREE SHOW

October 7th | Crown & Anchor, ADELAIDE | TICKETS

October 8th | Cudgee Bar, WOOMERA | FREE SHOW

October 9th | Monte’s Lounge, ALICE SPRINGS | Door sales only

October 10th | Outback Pioneer Hotel, ULURU | FREE SHOW

November 3rd | Treehouse, BYRON BAY | FREE SHOW

November 4th | Deadlam Festival, BRISBANE | TICKETS

November 11th | Gasometer, MELBOURNE | TICKETS

November 12th | The Commercial Hotel, MILTON | TICKETS

November 16th | Newtown Social Club, NEWTOWN | TICKETS

November 18th | Anita’s Theatre, THIRROUL | TICKETS



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