Update - 12 April, 2019: Three regional shows (Gold Coast, Newcastle and Wollongong) have been added to the tour. Tickets to these shows go on sale 11am local time, 17 April.
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of 'Abbey Road', 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) – will bring The Beatles' creation to life on stage.
The album will be performed in full, from start to finish, followed by a second set comprising of a selection of Beatles hits.
Joining ARC live on stage will be special guests Ash Naylor, Linda Bull, Brett Wolfenden and James Fleming.
'Abbey Road' is a stately, majestic, playful yet fiercely rocking masterpiece of pop music, often regarded as one of the greatest records of all time. It is the 11th studio album by The Beatles, released on 26 September 1969 by Apple Records. It was an immediate commercial success reaching #1 in the UK and US.
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.
11 August – Perth Concert Hall 13 August – Thebarton Theatre (Adelaide) 15 August – Palais Theatre (Melbourne) 17 August - The Star (Gold Coast)* new show 18 August – Fortitude Music Hall (Brisbane) 20 August – Enmore Theatre (Sydney) 22 August - NEX (Newcastle)* new show 23 August - Anita’s Theatre (Wollongong)* new show