Falls Festival visitors Beirut and The Kooks have booked their sideshows in the new year.
World folk collective Beirut will bring the song from their third album The Rip Tide to our shores and are following in the footsteps of Fleet Foxes by booking a show at the Sydney Opera House Concert Hall, as well as Melbourne’s Forum and Brisbane’s Hi-Fi.
Brits The Kooks are also up to their third album, Junk Of The Heart, and do shows at Brisbane’s Tivoli, Melbourne’s Palace, Sydney’s Hordern Pavillion and Perth’s Astor Theatre.
Beirut tickets can be purchased from the Opera House, Ticketmaster, and Handsome Tours.
The Kooks tickets can be purchased from Ticketek for all shows except Perth which is through BOCS Ticketing.
Beirut Australian Tour 2012
Thursday 5 January 2012 – Sydney Opera House, Concert Hall
Tuesday 10 January 2012 – The Forum Theatre, Melbourne
Thursday 12 January 2012 – The Hi Fi, Brisbane
The Kooks Australian Tour 2012
Monday 2 January – Tivoli Theatre, Brisbane
Wednesday 4 January – Palace Theatre, Melbourne
Friday 6 January – Hordern Pavilion, Sydney
Monday 9 January – Astor Theatre, Perth