THE BEATLES’ ABBEY ROAD LIVE
Returns for a final series of shows after a critically acclaimed, sold-out national tour!
Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Iconic Album Live in Concert
Featuring: Kram (Spiderbait), Mark Wilson (Jet), Davey Lane (You Am I),
Darren Middleton (Powderfinger) and Special Guests
“The musos on stage do something The Beatles never managed: play the ‘Abbey Road’ album (and more) authentically, brilliantly, and with obvious respect and love” Tone Deaf
“Some of Australia’s best musicians playing some of the greatest songs of all time” The Music
In October 2019 The Beatles opus ‘Abbey Road’ returned to #1 around the world, 50 years after its release, cementing its place as arguably the greatest album of all time.
In August 2019, in celebration of its 50th anniversary, some of Australia’s most respected musicians and members of iconic groups, collectively known as ARC — Kram (SPIDERBAIT), Mark Wilson (JET), Davey Lane (YOU AM I) and Darren Middleton (POWDERFINGER), brought The Beatles’ most audacious creation to life on stage, performing ‘Abbey Road’ in full, from start to finish, followed by a second set comprising of a selection of hits spanning the breadth of The Beatles’ career and catalogue.
The reaction was momentous: sold-out shows, rapturous reviews and standing ovations every night.
To meet with the incredible demand and to celebrate the album returning to #1, the band are heading back out on the road for a final run of shows.
Joining ARC live on stage will be special guests Linda Bull (The Black Sorrows, Vika and Linda Bull), Ash Naylor (Paul Kelly, Even and Rockwiz) and James Fleming (Eagle and the Worm, Bob Evans).
Tickets for all shows will go on sale at 2pm this Friday, November 15.
My Live Nation members can secure tickets first during the exclusive pre-sale beginning at 1pm this Wednesday, November 13.
For complete tour, ticketing and VIP Experiences information – including the Ultimate VIP Meet n Greet Experience which offers exclusive access to a Q&A session and an acoustic performance – visit: livenation.com.au.
‘Abbey Road’ – The Beatles‘ swansong and their crowning achievement as a recording group – is a stately, majestic, playful yet fiercely rocking masterpiece of pop music, regarded as one of the greatest records of all time.
Released on 26 September 1969 by Apple Records, ‘Abbey Road’ was an immediate commercial success reaching #1 in the UK and US. Over time, the album became viewed as among The Beatles‘ best and many critics have ranked it as one of the greatest albums of all time.
The masterpiece spent 81 weeks on the UK albums chart, 12 weeks at #1 on the Billboard chart and was certified 12-times platinum by the RIAA in 2001, selling in excess of 31 million copies.
The album’s iconic cover, which features the four band members walking across a zebra crossing outside Abbey Road Studios, has become one of the most famous and imitated images in the history of popular music.
“As far as rock music swan songs go, this might be the best there’s ever been.” – Billboard
ARC PRESENTS: THE BEATLES’ ABBEY ROAD LIVE
CALOUNDRA EVENTS CENTRE
FRIDAY FEBRUARY 14
FORTITUDE MUSIC HALL, BRISBANE*
SATURDAY FEBRUARY 15
EMPIRE THEATRE, TOOWOOMBA
SUNDAY FEBRUARY 16
FRANKSTON ARTS CENTRE
WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 19
ULUMBARRA THEATRE, BENDIGO
THURSDAY FEBRUARY 20
ALBURY ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE
FRIDAY FEBRUARY 21
SATURDAY FEBRUARY 22
PALMS AT CROWN, MELBOURNE
SUNDAY FEBRUARY 23
DARWIN ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE
FRIDAY FEBRUARY 28
TICKETS ON SALE 2PM FRIDAY NOVEMBER 15
My Live Nation Pre-sale begins 1pm Wednesday, November 13 until 1pm Friday, November 15
*Ages 18+ venue (all other shows are All Ages)
For complete tour and ticketing information, visit: www.livenation.com.au