It’s been a long morning already for Midnight Oil fans in Australia (and evening for those overseas) who’ve been keeping their attention trained to the band’s Facebook page, but finally, the wait is over. Through a conference broadcast online from Sydney, the iconic Aussie group broke the news that they would be back on tour around the world for the first time in 15 years, this year.
Along with the tour dates, Midnight Oil will also be releasing three archival box sets, including a collection of music entitled The Overflow Tank, containing more than 14 hours of previously unreleased and rare material. The Boxset Collection is now available for pre-order ahead of its May 5th release, here.
Midnight Oil’s extensive world tour kicks off in South America this April before continuing through North America, Europe and the UK before coming back through New Zealand. For full details, visit www.midnightoil.com – check the dates out below!
MIDNIGHT OIL WORLD TOUR DATES
April 25th | Pepsi On Stage, Porto Alegre
April 27th | Live, Curtiba
April 29th | Espaço das Americas, São Paolo
April 30th | Vivo Rio, Rio De Janeiro
May 2nd | NET Live, Brasilia
May 6th | Center Stage, Atlanta
May 9th | The Filmore, Silver Spring
May 11th | House of Blues, Boston
May 13th | Webster Hall, New York City
May 16th | Keswick Theatre, Glenside
May 18th | The Vic, Chicago
May 20th | Danforth Theatre, Toronto
May 23rd | Paramount Theatre, Denver
May 25th | The Wiltern, Los Angeles
May 27th | Fox Theatre, Oakland
May 29th | Revolution Hall, Portland
May 31st | Moore Theatre, Seattle
June 2nd | The Commodore, Vancouver
June 21st | E-Werk, Cologne
June 23rd | Paradiso, Amsterdam
June 25th | Huxleys Neue Welt, Berlin
June 27th | Amager Bio, Copenhagen
June 29th | Rockafeller Music Hall, Oslo
July 1st | Furuviksparken, Sweden
July 4th | Hammersmith Apollo, London
July 6th | Olympia, Paris
July 7th | Festival de Beauregard, Hérouville-Saint-Claire
July 9th | Les Deferlantes Festival, Argeles-sur-Mer
July 12th | Volkshaus, Zurich
July 14th | Musilac, Aix Le Bains
July 16th | Les Vielles Charrues, Carhaix
July 18th | Batschkapp, Frankfurt
July 21st | Colours of Ostrova, Ostrava
September 9th | Vector Arena, Auckand
September 11th | Horncastle Arena, Christchurch
Head HERE if you want more details about the Australian tour dates.
Photo by Oliver Eclipse.