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HAERE RĀ EUROPE! KIA ORA AOTEAROA!

Jenna Ackerman
Fish In The Sea

As Fat Freddy's Drop journey home from their epic European tour playing to their biggest crowds ever, their focus shifts home to whanau and upcoming 2019 Summer Tour. Freddys are stoked to announce a second show for the good folks who will be in Nelson this summer.

Thursday 10 Jan : Neudorf Vineyard, Upper Moutere, Nelson
ON SALE THURSDAY NOV 22

Wednesday 9 Jan : Neudorf Vineyard, Upper Moutere, Nelson
**SOLD OUT**

Fat Freddy's Drop return from a triumphant European tour playing 30 shows to over 400,000 people, including some of the biggest EU festivals and selling-out all of their headline shows including Zitadelle in Berlin and Brixton Academy in London! Chur.

The band's success comes from a long term commitment to the territory with repeat visits, fresh new stage shows and new music like the latest single Trickle Down while also road testing brand new songs, 114, Kamo Kamo and most recently Special Edition.

'It does not matter if you are a passionate fan from the first records of 15 years ago, or if you have caught them only a few times. Expect to be overwhelmed by a volley of funk, dub, reggae or any other genre to play them.' - Rolling Stone (Italy)

To whet your appetite for the NZ Summer Shows WATCH Fat Freddy’s Drop live in the flesh, live at Zitadelle in Spain doing what they do best performing Slings And Arrows, new song in the making Special Edition, Razor and Cortina Motors.

This tour Freddys also invited the incredible talent of Ladi6 to join them on the road who won many new hearts and fans with their performances inciting multiple requests, "Ladi6 should be a permanent fixture on this tour...stunning!"

Ladi herself tweeted, "All thanks & praises to @fatfreddysdropnz it's been a DREAM to ride your train, and what a beautiful train it is!! ...Will never forget your kind inclusion of me, aiga fo life!!! Xx."

Ladi6 will joining Freddys for the Christchurch and Auckland shows on the NZ Summer Tour shows along with an all-star roster before continuing on to tour with the band on their Australian tour!

Fat Freddy’s Drop NZ Summer Tour 2019 dates:

Thursday 3 Jan : Toll Stadium, Whangarei
Special Guests The Black Seeds, Norman Jay MBE, Troy Kingi

Saturday 5 Jan : Wharepai Domain, Tauranga
By Special Arrangement: Salmonella Dub feat. Tiki Taane, Norman Jay MBE, and Troy Kingi

Monday 7 Jan : Thames Racecourse, Thames - Coromandel
Special Guests The Black Seeds, Norman Jay MBE

Wednesday 9 Jan : Neudorf Vineyard, Upper Moutere, Nelson - SOLD OUT
Special Guest Norman Jay MBE Legendary 3 hour DJ set

Thursday 10 Jan : Neudorf Vineyard, Upper Moutere, Nelson
Special Guest Norman Jay MBE Legendary 3 hour DJ set

Saturday 12 Jan : Hagley Park, Christchurch
Special Guests Unknown Mortal Orchestra, The Black Seeds, Norman Jay MBE, Ladi6, Dillastrate

Monday 14 Jan : John Davies Oval, Queenstown
Special Guests Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Norman Jay MBE

Saturday 19 Jan : Western Springs Park, Auckland
Special Guests Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Norman Jay MBE, Ladi6, Troy Kingi, Silva MC, Logg Cabin

Monday 21 Jan : Williams Park, Days Bay, Wellington
Special Guests Norman Jay MBE - Legendary 3 hour DJ set

Tickets Available Now from Ticketmaster

Written By: Jenna Ackerman

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