After dropping Antidotes, their infectious debut album early last year, Australian lovers of jerky math-dance have been campaigning for Foals to visit our shores – read: this Facebook Group exists.
And while the nation holds its breath for the day Oxford’s nerdiest quintet announce an Australian tour, keyboardist Edwin Congreaves in conjunction with QLD party starters Lick It and yours truly have opted for the next best thing – a DJ tour.
Performing under the guise of Foals DJs Congreaves’ arsenal of disco-not-disco, math-rock, minimal techno, krautrock and electro-house will make its way across Australia and New Zealand with stops at Brisbane, Melbourne, Auckland, Gold Coast, Sydney and Perth. If you’re partial to a boogie perhaps you should join him…
30TH OCTOBER – EMPIRE, BRISBANE
31ST OCTOBER – ROXANNE PARLOUR, MELBOURNE
5TH NOVEMBER – CASETTE, AUCKLAND
6TH NOVEMBER – NEVERLAND, GOLD COAST
13TH NOVEMBER – CANDY’S APARTMENT, SYDNEY
15TH NOVEMBER – AMPLIFIER, PERTH