Published by: Danae Effern | 27-Jul-2016
In the midst of their biggest tour to date with latest album Wisdom Machine in hand The Bennies aren't stopping to rest. With a week to go on their biggest ever Australian tour "“ a 30 date tour which has seen sold out signs in Melbourne, Frankston, Gold Coast, Brisbane and Darwin "“ The Bennies announce another run of Australian shows.
Hitting capital cities as part of Poison City Weekender, Stonecutters and I Love Life mini festivals, The Bennies have also announced three regional Victoria shows for cities that missed out this time. Returning to Warnambool and making their first visits to Mornington and Belgrave.

The new September shows will see West Virginian indie punks and recent SideOneDummy Records signing Rozwell Kid make their first trip to Australia, to support The Bennies.

Kicking off the current run of dates with a sold out hometown show at Melbourne's Max Watts, The Bennies were joined by the almighty lead singer of TISM, Damian Cowell for an epic rendition of '(He'll Never Be An) Ol' Man River'. Filmed by Ian Laidlaw and audio by Sam Johnson.

Get out and see The Bennies before they head off to Europe in October to support Less Than Jake.


Thur July 28th Tambrey Tavern Karratha
Fri July 29th Rosemount Perth w/ Axe Girl
Sat July 30th Studio 146 Albany w/ Axe Girl
Sun July 31st Prince of Wales, Bunbury w/ Axe Girl
"ªWed Sep"ª 7th Sooki Lounge, Belgrave w/ Rozwell Kid (USA)
Fri Sep 9th Max Watts - Weekender Fest, Melb 18+
"ªSun Sep"ª 11th Corner Hotel - Weekender Fest, Melb -18
"ªWed Sep"ª 14th The Grand, Mornington w/ Rozwell Kid (USA)
Thu "ªSep 15th The Loft, Warnambool w/ Rozwell Kid (USA)
"ªFri Sep 16th Stonecutters Fest, Adelaide
"ªSat Sep 17th Manning Bar - I Love Life, Sydney
"ªSun Sep"ª 18th The Triffid - I Love Life, Brisbane
Sat Oct 8th 02 Academy Newcastle, Newcastle Upon Tyne UK
Sun Oct 9th 02 Academy, Glasgow UK
Mon Oct 10th 02 Ritz Manchester, Manchester UK
Tue Oct 11th 02 Academy Bournemouth, Bournemouth UK
Thu Oct 13th Underground, Cologne Germany
Fri Oct 14th La Fleche d'Or, Paris France
Sat Oct 15th Unknown Venues, Winterthur Switzerland
Sun Oct 16th Melkweg, Amsterdam Netherlands
Tue Oct 18th Lido, Berlin Germany
Wed Oct 19th Feierwerk / Kranhalle, Munich, Germany
Thu Oct 20th Flex, Vienna Austria
Fri Oct 21st Unknown Venues, Schwanenstadt Austria
Sat Oct 22nd PPC, Graz Austria

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