WIL WAGNER ANNOUNCES SOLO TOUR THIS FEBRUARY
Bringing with him an ensemble of friends who he has acquired through years of overseas touring, support will come from Laura Stevenson (U.S.A), Ian Graham (U.S.A) and Iona Cairns (U.K).
Hot on the heels of her latest album Cocksure, her fourth album in as many years, is New York singer/songwriter Laura Stevenson. Having recently collaborated with The Smith Street Band in the studio, Stevenson brings her inimitable brand of songwriting - described by The A.V Club as “indie-pop heaven” - to Australia for the first time.
Last here in 2013 touring with his band Cheap Girls, returns Ian Graham. Hailing from Michigan, aside from singing and playing guitar in the power-pop trio, Graham runs Business Casual Records, the label that released Wagner’s solo cassette of demos, I Hope I Don’t Come Across Intense in 2015.
Rounding out the stacked line up is Iona Cairns, leader of Shit Present and formerly Great Cynics, two bands who have played with The Smith Street Band all over the planet. Just a year since her last visit and now with a new EP under her belt in the form of Shit Present’s Misery + Disaster, the English native will return with her stripped back take on punk rock.
Proudly presented by Pool House Records and Jackknife Music, catch Wil Wagner, Laura Stevenson, Ian Graham and Iona Cairns as they tour Australia this February.
WIL WAGNER TOUR DATESJackknife Music & Pool House Records present:
Wil Wagner with Laura Stevenson, Ian Graham & Iona Cairns
Wednesday Feb 15 – The Zoo, Brisbane
Thursday Feb 16 – The Northern, Byron Bay
Friday Feb 17 – The Small Ballroom, Newcastle
Saturday Feb 18 – Uni Bar, Wollongong
Sunday Feb 19 – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney
Tuesday Feb 21 – The Melba Spiegeltent, Melbourne
Wednesday Feb 22 – The Melba Spiegeltent, Melbourne
Thursday Feb 23 – The Melba Spiegeltent, Melbourne
Friday Feb 24 – Badlands, Perth*
Saturday Feb 25 – Mojos, Fremantle*
Sunday Feb 26 – Ed Castle, Adelaide*
*Laura Stevenson not playing WA/SA
Tickets on sale Friday Jan 13th 9.00am from www.poolhouserecords.com.au