The Church is hitting the road later this year for An Evening with The Church. As 2018 marks the 30th anniversary of the four-piece’s most beloved album, the tour will hit Newcastle on Saturday, November 24th at NEX Wests Newcastle fans will be treated to an extraordinary performance of Starfish performed in its entirety, as well as a number of greatest hits spanning the band’s incredible 38-year career.
Forming in Sydney in 1980, The Church’s extensive career has cemented them as one of Australia’s most enduring bands of the post-punk era and well-deserving of their place in the ARIA Hall of Fame. Having refined their unique and defining sound over the course of a remarkable 26 albums within 35 years, including Starfish, The Blurred Crusade, and Priest=Aura, the band have received international acclaim with fans within Australia and New Zealand and across the world still enjoying their iconic music today.
The Church’s groundbreaking and most successful album Starfish remains known for the iconic signature tune ‘Under the Milky Way’, an ARIA-winning fan-favourite that has stood the test of time. Released in 1988, the LP features 10 individually memorable songs that marked a new worldwide commercial success for the band. A very special 30th Anniversary white vinyl edition of Starfish will be available exclusively via VIP ticket bundles HERE. These songs are guaranteed to delight fans when the album is played live in its entirety on its 30th anniversary during this once in a lifetime concert experience. With a string of hit singles across their expansive career including ‘The Unguarded Moment’ and ‘Almost With You’, fans will also be treated to a host of greatest hits lifted from their impressive 38-year career.
An Evening with The Church will see one of Australia’s most iconic bands celebrating their most successful album on its 30th anniversary as well as a host of greatest hits. Fans are urged to secure tickets early to avoid missing out on this unforgettable experience!
AN EVENING WITH THE CHURCH – STARFISH 30TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR (TICKETS ON SALE NOW)
NEWCASTLE SHOW – Saturday 24 November
NEX: The Arena | Newcastle, NSW
OTHER TOUR DATES
Friday 23 November
Anita’s Theatre | Wollongong, NSW
Sunday 25 November
QPAC Concert Hall | Brisbane, QLD
Friday 30 November
State Theatre | Sydney, NSW
Saturday 1 December
Palais Theatre | Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 2 December
Royal Theatre | Canberra, ACT
Tuesday 4 December
Spark Arena (Theatre Mode) | Auckland, NZ
Friday 7 December
Thebarton Theatre | Adelaide, SA
Sunday 9 December
Perth Concert Hall | Perth, WA