Iconic hard-living Aussie rocker Jimmy Barnes is set to take fans on an epic aural spectacle when his Shutting Down Your Town tour touches down in Dunedin, Christchurch and Auckland. In what is shaping up to be a stellar performance, fans can expect classic hits from his vast back catalogue such as ‘Working Class Man’ and ‘Ain’t No Second Prize’ plus highlights from his acclaimed album My Criminal Record (out on May 31).
No stranger to the music scene, Barnes has dominated the charts for more than four decades, breaking onto the music scene as the lead vocalist for Cold Chisel and then pursuing a solo career which has seen him rack up a ton of accolades. Renowned for his authentic and gritty sound, Barnes has been described as “the heart and soul of Australian rock and roll.”
If you’re yet to see the rocker live, best snap up tickets stat, it’s going to be a goodie.
September 25 – Dunedin Town Hall, Dunedin
September 26 – Christchurch Town Hall, Christchurch
September 28 – Spark Arena, Auckland
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