THE MILTONES TO SUPPORT TAMI NEILSON ON UPCOMING NZ TOUR
Kiwi quintet The Miltones will open for Tami Neilson on her upcoming SASSAFRASS! New Zealand tour.
Presented by Sunday Star Times and Under The Radar, the seven-date tour begins onJuly 26 in Nelson and makes its way across both islands before ending in Auckland onAugust 4.
See below for a full list of dates and venues.
The tour follows the recent release of Tami Neilson’s powerful new album SASSAFRASS!
Now just announced, blues-Americana-folk rockers The Miltones will join theSASSAFRASS! tour for four of the shows (Christchurch, Wellington, Hamilton and Auckland). The band’s frontwoman, Milly Tabak, will perform solo at the remaining shows (Nelson, Dunedin, Napier).
The Miltones are an Auckland-based act who have been sending ripples through the Kiwi music scene since their inception in 2014. Their self-titled debut album – recorded in Lyttelton with renowned producer Ben Edwards, who also co-produced SASSAFRASS! – was released in 2017.
The Listener awarded it 4.5/5 and the New Zealand Herald called it “The freshest sound in New Zealand popular music right now”.
The Miltones were also recognised at the 2018 Taite Music Awards, where they received the Auckland Live Best Independent Debut Album award.