Following the release of her mighty, critically acclaimed third album Designer, Aldous Harding sojourns home for a nationwide tour this August. Backed by full band, Harding will wrapping up with two shows at Auckland’s Powerstation on August 31st – SOLD OUT with 2nd and final Auckland show Sunday 1st September.
Harding’s 2017 record Party saw the New Zealand artist reach global heights, attracting love from critics worldwide and at home, winning the 2018 Taite Music Prize, two NZ music awards, and a Silver Scroll Award nomination. The accompanying album tour sold out months in advance.
Secure your tickets to Harding’s only New Zealand shows for 2019, and don’t miss the chance to experience her enchanting songbook, live and in person.
An artist of rare calibre, Aldous Harding does more than sing; she conjures a singular intensity. Her body and face a weapon of theatre, Harding dances with steeled fervor, baring her teeth like a Bunraku puppet’s gnashing grin.
Renowned for the captivating state of possession she occupies in live performance, Aldous Harding has won crowds the world over playing alongside Deerhunter, Frankie Cosmos and Perfume Genius, as well as to hoards of eager crowds at SXSW, Festival Les Indisciplinées, Rolling Stone Weekender, Visions Festival, The Great Escape, Golden Plains and more.“A stunning, strangely uplifting record from New Zealand’s most beguiling songwriter.” – New Zealand Herald, Time Out ★★★★★
“There’s a primeval magic at play… and it’s worth being spellbound.” – The New Zealand Listener ★★★★★
“Both fascinating and frightening, highly eccentric and blisteringly beautiful – a record destined to worm its way deep under the skin.” – Q ★★★★★
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