Hoodoo Gurus will bring Blue Oyster Cult to Australia for the 2nd (and what now looks like annual) Dig It Up.
20 acts play across four venues for Dig It Up with Hoodoo Gurus topping the bill.
Dig It Up 2013 will also feature The Stems, Peter Case Band, Buzzcocks and Feelin’ Groovies.
Blue Oyster Cult, from Long Island, New York, formed in 1967 and were positioned as ‘an American Black Sabbath’. Their biggest success came in 1976 when their ‘Agents of Fortune’ album sold platinum and the single ‘(Don’t Fear) The Reaper reached no 12 on the Billboard chart.
Dig It Up dates are:
April 18, Brisbane, The Tivoli
April 19, Gold Coast, Twin Towns
April 21, Sydney, Enmore Theatre
April 25, Melbourne, The Palace
April 26, Adelaide, HQ
April 28, Perth, Astor Theatre