The summer’s officially over, but that doesn’t mean that the constant stream of awesome local tours we’re lucky enough to enjoy in this country has to stop.

We’ve got plenty of tours to announce, including dates from Twerps, The Peep Tempel, Elizabeth Rose, Montgomery, Frenzal Rhomb, Infinity Broke, Thief, and Rowena Wise.

Twerps

Melbourne’s favourite jangle-happy pop team Twerps are poised to take over the country all over again, armed with their highly acclaimed new album Range Anxiety.

The band will be airing the new record to fans during their headline tour this May and the band have just announced a new show for The Tote in Melbourne on Thursday, 30th April.

Twerps National Tour Dates

Thursday, 30th April 2015
The Tote Hotel, Melbourne
Tickets: Oztix

Friday, 1st May 2015
The Tote Hotel, Melbourne
Tickets: The Tote Hotel

Saturday, 2nd May 2015
The Tote Hotel, Melbourne
Tickets: The Tote Hotel

Friday, 8th May 2015
Newtown Social Club, Sydney
Tickets: Newtown Social Club

Saturday, 9th May 2015
Woolly Mammoth, Brisbane
Tickets: Woolly Mammoth

Also appearing at Golden Plains Festival

The Peep Tempel

Indomitable Melbourne trio The Peep Tempel have turned heads around the country with their incredible single ‘Carol’ and now they’re taking their distinctly Australian, gritty rock’n’roll to the people.

The band’s eagerly anticipated Gettin’ On By tour is going to exhibit all the slack, head-noddin’ abandon to be found on their track of the same name and is poised to be one of the best Aussie tours of the year.

The Peep Tempel National Tour Dates

Saturday March 14 – The Farmer & The Owl Festival, Wollongong – TIX HERE
April 3 t0 4 – Boogie Festival, Tallarook – TIX HERE
Saturday 2nd May – Newtown Social Club, Sydney – TIX HERE
Thursday 7th May – Jimmy’s Den, Perth – TIX HERE
Friday 8th May – Prince of Wales, Bunbury
Saturday 9th May – Settlers Tavern, Margaret River
Sunday 10th May – Mojos, Fremantle – TIX HERE
Friday 15th May – The Miami Tavern Shark Bar, Gold Coast
Saturday 16th May – The Brightside, Brisbane – TIX HERE
Saturday 23rd May – Howler, Melbourne – TIX HERE
Saturday 30th May – The Railway Club, Darwin – TIX HERE
Friday 5th June – Crown & Anchor, Adelaide – TIX HERE
Saturday 6th June – The Eastern, Ballarat

Montgomery

Montgomery is set to take that ethereal, soulful sound we’ve all come to expect from one of Australia’s best song crafting talents on the road.

This tour will see Montgomery playing her first ever live shows down the East Coast of Australia and making this the very first time audiences will be treated to the artistic talent that is Montgomery, in a live public setting.

Montgomery National Tour Dates

Friday, 8th May 2015
Shebeen, Melbourne, VIC

Saturday, 9th May 2015
GoodGod, Sydney, NSW

Friday, 15th May 2015
Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane, QLD

Frenzal Rhomb

Frenzal Rhomb have long been one of Australia’s favourite punk rock exponents. Since forming in 1992, the band have gone on to become stalwarts of the Australian live music scene.

To this day, the band command a reputation as a must-see live act, having wowed crowds at major festivals like Big Day Out, and sweaty clubs alike. Don’t miss your chance to see the band on everybody’s list of favourite Aussie gigs.

Frenzal Rhomb National Tour Dates

Friday, 17th April 2015
Coolangatta Hotel, Gold Coast
Tickets: Oztix | 1300 762 545

Saturday, 18th April 2015
Brightside, Brisbane
Tickets: Oztix | 1300 762 545

Thursday, 4th June 2015
The Basement, Canberra
Tickets: Moshtix

Friday, 5th June 2015
Newtown Social Club, Sydney
Tickets: Newtown Social Club

Saturday, 6th June 2015
Entrance Leagues Club, Sydney
Tickets: Oztix | 1300 762 545

Infinity Broke

Sydney quartet Infinity Broke have announced the release of their latest single, ‘Only the Desert Grows’, from their forthcoming second album Before Before, which the group have described as “a sinister spaghetti-western surf-scarred howl”.

To celebrate the release of their new single, Infinity Broke will be heading out on the road to hit up venues in Canberra, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane, and Sydney.

Infinity Broke National Tour Dates

Thursday 14th May – The Phoenix, Canberra
Friday 15th May – The Tote, Melbourne
Saturday 16th May – The Metro, Adelaide
Friday 22nd May – The Bearded Lady, Brisbane
Saturday 30th May – The Factory Floor, Sydney

Thief

Thief is finally back and he’s doing his best to start the year with a bang. His new single ‘Crazy’ is out now and heralds a fresh direction for the Sydney based electronic pop wizard.

Co-produced with the prodigious recent Grammy winner M-Phazes, best known for his work with Eminem, Bliss & Eso, and Kimbra, and mixed by Brisbane’s Matt Redlich (Emma Louise, Ball Park Music, Holy Holy), ‘Crazy’ draws from the pop funk pedigree of masters such as Mark Ronson and D’Angelo.

Thief National Tour Dates

Fri 20 March – Shebeen, Melbourne
Sat 21 March – Pirie & Co Social Club, Adelaide
Sun 22 March – Sets on The Beach, Perth*
Thu 26 March – Newtown Social Club, Sydney
Fri 27 March – Southern Cross Arts Festival, Lismore
Sat 28 March – Alhambra Lounge, Brisbane*

*Lanks not appearing

Elizabeth Rose

Rapidly rising Aussie electronic and vocal talent Elizabeth Rose has invited some of her favourite local and emerging DJs to join her in throwing late night Discotheques in Sydney, Brisbane, and Melbourne this March.

The events will include appearances and very special DJ sets from the likes of Seekae, DJ Levins, Tennis Boys, Oscar Key Sung, Banoffee, Klo, Tyler Touché, Seekae, and Floria.

Elizabeth Rose National Tour Dates

Friday, 27th March 2015
Civic Hotel, Sydney
w/Seekae, DJ Levins, Tennis Boys

Thursday, 2nd March 2015
Hugs & Kisses, Melbourne
w/Oscar Key Sung, Banoffee, Klo

Sunday, 5th April 2015
Brightside, Brisbane
w/Tyler Touché, Seekae, Floria

Rowena Wise

It looks as though it’s all happening for rising indie-folk artist Rowena Wise. She’s locked in a booking deal with Heartstop Music and announced the release of her debut single, ‘Words’.

‘Words’ is the first single from her debut EP, recorded with acclaimed producer Nick Huggins (Whitley, Kid Sam) and due for a March release.

Rowena Wise National Tour Dates

Feb 20th – The Newsagency, Sydney w/ Julia Jacklin (Single Release)
Feb 21st – Wesley Anne, Melbourne w/ Jackson McLaren (Single Release)
Feb 27th – Mojos, Fremantle WA w/ Jordie Lane
Feb 28th – March 2nd – Nannup Music Festival WA
March 13-15th – Blue Mountains Music Festival
March 26th – Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane QLD w/ Jordie Lane
March 27th – Django Bar, Sydney NSW w/ Jordie Lane
March 28th – The Wheatsheaf, Adelaide SA w/ Jordie Lane
April 17th – Street Theatre, Canberra ACT w/ Jordie Lane
April 18th – The Toff In Town, Melbourne VIC w/ Jordie Lane
April 19th – The Toff In Town, Melbourne VIC w/ Jordie Lane
April 22nd – Ararat Live, Ararat VIC w/ Jordie Lane
April 23rd – Beav’s Bar, Geelong w/ Jordie Lane
April 24-26th – Mount Beauty Music Festival VIC