French for Rabbits Announce New Zealand Tour To Trial New Songs


Following on from the international release of their sophomore album The Weight of Melted Snow on Muscle Beach Records, an extensive USA tour and appearances at SXSW this year, Wellington dream-pop band French for Rabbits have announced a four-date New Zealand tour this August presented by Under the Radar and Home Alone.

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List of new French for Rabbits (working) song titles.

The tour will see the band trial a fresh batch of new songs ahead of recording for their third full-length record. The songs cover a wide range of subjects – climate change, feminism, memory loss, art and money, insomnia and the preservation of memories in objects.

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The band will also release a beautifully designed limited edition cassette of The Weight of Melted Snow. These will be available exclusively on the tour and via the band’s Bandcamp page from August 9.

Dunedin’s show sees the band perform in the Crypt at St Pauls Cathedral with Repulsive Woman (who recently released a stellar new record) in support.

Poster FFR AUG 2019 TOUR

Tour Dates Below

9 August – Space Academy – Christchurch (8.30pm)
Support from Ryan Fisherman and the Settlers of Catan

10 August – The Crypt at St Pauls Cathedral – Dunedin (8pm)
Support from Repulsive Woman

16 August – San Fran – Wellington (8.30pm)
Special guests to be announced

23 August – Wine Cellar – Auckland (8pm)
Support from Antony Jeffares (and band)

Tickets from UnderTheRadar

Cassettes available on tour or from

French for Rabbits
Bandcamp // Spotify

Brooke Singer’s voice, a smoky, cooling whisper, channels the kind of vulnerability most of us keep hidden deep down inside, and for a moment, it’s almost as though we’ve caught a glimpse of her soul. - Consequence of Sound

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Written By: Radio13