Get excited because, in what is set to be the biggest show of 2017, two of the world’s most renowned artists, Cyndi Lauper and Blondie are joining forces to co-headline a tour around Australia!
This is a world first and the two iconic artists will be play two arena shows in Sydney and Melbourne, as well as the A Day on the Green winery shows around the country in April 2017.
front woman, Debbie Harry
and Cyndi Lauper
have been trailblazers for women in rock for the past four decades. They have influenced not only the music scene, but have also become style and pop culture icons, touching millions of fans along the way.
Both have released a stream of hits throughout the years, all of which are still popular today. Blondiehas sold more than 40 million albums worldwide and are Hall of Fame inductees. Their discography includes Heart of Glass, The Tide is High, Call Me and Atomic. The band’s founding members including front woman Debbie Harry, guitarist Chris Stein and drummer Clem Burke, along with the rest of the band have been working on a new album, set to be released in March 2017 so we can expect some new hits mixed in with the classics.
“You can’t miss this show. The bitches are coming back to make it happen in Australia just like they do it everywhere. All the songs and music you want to hear from us and much much more…. We’re looking to have the best tour in OZ ever!” – Debbie Harry
Cyndi Lauper is one of the few people to have earned an Emmy, Grammy and Tony award and she has raked in 50 million album sales. She has recently just released a new album, Detour and she has written the music for the incredible musical Kinky Bootswhich has just opened in Melbourne to rave reviews. She is known for her classics Girls Just Wanna Have Fun, Time After Time and All Through the Night.
“Blondie were the true trailblazers of the New York City new wave and punk scenes. As a young artist, they had such a big impact on me. I just thought that Debbie was so cool. She is still a hero of mine. I’m so excited to do this tour of Australia with them. We are going to have a blast!” – Cyndi Lauper
These shows are going to sell out in a matter of minutes so don’t miss out on what promises to be an amazing night!
Tickets go on sale to the General Public on Tuesday 8 November, 10am local time.
Tuesday April 4, ICC Sydney Theatre, Sydney, NSW (all ages)
Thursday April 6, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, VIC (all ages)
Tickets via www.ticketek.com.au
A Day on the Green (with The Clouds, Montaigne and Alex Lahey):
Saturday April 1, Bimbagden, Hunter Valley, NSW
Sunday April 2, Sirromet Wines, Mt Cotton, QLD
Saturday April 8, Rochford Wines, Yarra Valley, VIC
Sunday April 9, Leconfield Wines, McLaren Vale, SA
Wednesday April 12, Kings Park & Botanic Gardens, Perth, WA
Tickets via www.ticketmaster.com.au