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The Animals - NZ & Australia Tour

Published: Wed 19 Apr 2017 03:17 PM
The Animals were “one of the most important bands” in the British Invasion. Whilst The Beatles and Rolling Stones were the headliners, The Animals were the backbone of blues!
With their legacy undeniable, Australia is in for a treat when original members John Steel and Mick Gallagher along with Danny Handley and Scott Whitely bring The Animals live experience performing all their greatest hits Live in concert this coming May 2017 Presented by Metropolis Touring. www.metropolistouring.com
The Animals boasts some of the greatest songs in popular music history – ‘The House of The Rising Sun’, ‘We’ve Gotta Get Out Of This Place’, ‘Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood’, ‘It’s My Life’, ‘Don’t Bring Me Down’ and ‘Boom Boom’ (as featured in the James Bond movie, ‘Skyfall’) to name a few.
“The band has changed, but the songs remain eternal” – The Independent
“The Animals earned their name thanks to their wild stage act. That was 50 years ago and they have calmed down since, but their music has lost none of its vigour” – Wales Online
The Animals had a staggering 9 top 50 hits in Australia –
The House Of The Rising Sun #2
I’m Crying #40
Boom Boom #39
Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood #29
Bring It On Home To Me #42
We’ve Gotta Get Out Of This Place #49
It’s My Life #10
Inside Looking Out #20
Don’t Bring Me Down #20
The Animals Australian Tour Dates
Wednesday 3rd May – Christchurch – Blue Smoke
Thursday 4th May – Auckland – The Tuning Fork
Saturday 6th May – Gold Coast – Southport RSL
Sunday 7th May – Sunshine Coast – Aussie World
Wednesday 10th May – Sydney – The Basement
Thursday 11th May – Cronulla – Brass Monkey
Friday 12th May – Melbourne – The Palms at Crown
Saturday 13th May – Adelaide – The Gov – SOLD OUT
Sunday 14th May – Adelaide – The Gov – 2ND Show Announced
Tuesday 16th May – Newcastle – Lizotte’s – New show date
Wednesday 17th May – Canberra – Canberra Southern Cross Club
Thursday 18th May – Wollongong – Centro CBD
Friday 19th May – Central Coast – Doyalson RSL
Saturday 20th May – Rooty Hill – Rooty Hill RSL
Sunday 21st May – Rozelle – The Bridge Hotel
Tickets On Sale NOW Via - http://www.metropolistouring.com/theanimals

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