February 1, 2019
The Gasometer Hotel
484 Smith St, Collingwood, Victoria, Australia 3066
BIRDZ TOUR DATES
Thursday January 31 – Waywards, Newtown (TIX HERE)
Friday February 1 – Gasometer Hotel, Collingwood (TIX HERE)
In celebration of his latest release “Place of Dreams” feat. Ecca Vandal, Bad Apples Music signee Birdz today announces headline shows in Sydney and Melbourne. Performing at Waywards in Sydney on January 31 and Melbourne’s Gasometer Hotel on February 1, these shows will feature a fire set list of tracks from his critically acclaimed debut record Train of Thought, and preview into his forthcoming EP.
Premiered via Complex
, “Place of Dreams”
showcases Birdz commanding lyricism and smooth hip-hop flow. Swiftly added to rotation on triple j
, the track tells a tale of limitations laid down by others and ultimately having the strength to believe in oneself – featuring powerhouse vocals from Ecca Vandal
and masterful production from Trials.
The first of many releases to come in 2019 from the Bad Apples music roster, “Place of Dreams”
solidifies Birdz’ impeccable and authentic talent, as one of the country’s most exciting hip-hop acts.
Since his debut record Train of Thought was released in 2017, Birdz has garnered national fandom from his peers and industry alike, gaining support across community radio, triple j and triple j unearthed for his honest words and raw perspective on prolific social issues. Awarded Best Independent Hip Hop Album at the 2018 AIR Awards, Birdz’ burgeoning popularity has seen him take the stage with the likes of Briggs, Sampa The Great, Loyle Carner, The Funkoars, and Thundamentals, while also igniting crowds across Woodford, Sprung Festival, The Hills Are Alive, St Kilda Festival, Groovin the Moo and this year’s Bad Apples showcase at Melbourne’s CHANGES Music Industry Summit.
Having already caught the attention of the nation, the “Place of Dreams” tour is the chance for fans to experience Birdz’s fervent passion and powerful word-play in the live domain, declaring 2019 the year of Bad Apples music takeover. Lyrically compelling and incredibly talented, don’t miss your chance to catch a true icon of Australian hip-hop in the making when he heads to Sydney and Melbourne in 2019.