Iconic band CROWDED HOUSE have today announced a global stream event, Crowded House Live From The Island, Aotearoa, New Zealand. It was filmed in March during their critically acclaimed tour of New Zealand, one of the first full capacity sold-out arena performances by an international artist since the onset of COVID.
Following the release of their eleventh studio album, Dreamers Are Waiting, Australian and New Zealandfans will have an opportunity to stream the concert on Saturday June 12 from 6.00pm and 8.00pm AEST, 8.00pm and 10.00pm NZ time.
Tickets for this special online event are on sale now at eMusic Live, starting at $14.99, with a variety of exclusive merchandise available for purchase including Dreamers Are Waiting vinyl, CD or digital album, the global stream event poster, and 7” single To The Island (Tame Impala and Unknown Mortal Orchestra) remixes.
Fans outside of Australia and New Zealand fans can purchase their stream tickets and bundles at www.crowdedhousestream.com.
It will be just the second livestream performance hosted by eMusic Live in Australia. The band, comprised of Neil Finn, Nick Seymour, Mitchell Froom, Liam Finn and Elroy Finn, will showcase tracks from their new record Dreamers Are Waiting, including singles Whatever You Want, To The Island and Playing With Fire alongside their legendary catalogue – Something So Strong, Don’t Dream It’s Over, Mean To Me, World Where You Live, and more.
Neil Finn said today, “We were truly blessed to be able to play 12 real live gigs in NZ, the band together after a year of lockdown, sensing the occasion and playing as if everything was brand new and full of wonder.We can’t wait to share this beautifully captured performance from Auckland with our fans around the world in anticipation of being on the stage for them in person once again.”
Tamir Koch, eMusic President, said, “We’re thrilled to work with Crowded House, one of the most revered and respected bands spanning four decades. eMusic Live strives to provide the most advanced commercial features to support live shows, so that in these challenging times, artists can continue to perform for their devoted fans. Crowded House have always positioned themselves at the forefront of innovation and we’re delighted that they have chosen eMusic Live to partner with them to share this concert with Australian and New Zealand fans.”
Crowded House Live From The Island, Aotearoa, New Zealand, March 2021
Presented by eMusic Live – Saturday June 12
Tickets, including bundle options, available here
Watch the official Crowded House: Live From The Island trailer here
Pre-order album Dreamers Are Waiting HERE