Good news all you lovers of Melbourne-via-New Zealand heavy hitters Banks Arcade out there: 2023 is set to bring all of the neon-soaked rock and metalcore goodness with the band today announcing their Future Lovers Australian Tour in February 2023, as well as special guests Belle Haven and liveconformdie joining the fun across seven special nights.
Fresh off releasing their debut album Future Loversin late July, Banks Arcade have tirelessly worked throughout 2022 to deliver their flourishing, fresh and futuristic take on the heavier genres to their burgeoning audience. From supporting Yours Truly, In Hearts Wake and Thornhill on their respective Aussie headline tours this year, to performances in the UK, including Download Festival and Great Escape Festival, Banks Arcade are now turning their gaze to celebrating their incredible recent full length on stages around Australia in the new year.
“We have spent all of last year touring non stop and refining our live sound. We are so excited to go out on our first headline tour of Australia playing our album in full and bringing our best show yet to the fans. The supports on this run are incredible and we are big fans of them so these shows are going to be insane. We look forward to seeing you at a show next year!“ says Joshua O’Donnell, Banks Arcade
Melbourne metalcore quartet Belle Haven know a thing or two about crafting pulsing melodic heaviness and meaningful messaging. Forming in 2010 and going on to tour locally and internationally, including alongside Creeper, Dance Gavin Dance, Silverstein and In Hearts Wake, this group of five best friends have become renowned for their searing tunes, unforgettable live performances and a boundless ability to capture life’s experiences with effortless charm.
Hailing from Perth, liveconformdie have their unwavering sonic gaze fixed on 90s and 00s nu-metal flavours, a DIY ethic and unbridled authenticity. Having previously played alongside the likes of Thy Art Is Murder, Chelsea Grin, The Amity Affliction and countless others, liveconformdie also recently released a new EP Vol II: Music For Living Failures. A diamond in the burgeoning Perth heavy scene, liveconformdie are definitely a band to tick off your live bucket list.
Kickstart 2023 with an evening of sweltering tunes and passion from three of Australia’s most enigmatic modern bands, secure your future tickets to Banks Arcade‘s Future Lovers tour today!
FRIDAY 3 FEBRUARY 2023 – ELEVEN DIVE BAR, SUNSHINE COAST
SATURDAY 4 FEBRUARY 2023 – BLACK BEAR LODGE, BRISBANE
FRIDAY 10 FEBRUARY 2023 – TRANSIT BAR, CANBERRA
SATURDAY 11 FEBRUARY 2023 – FACTORY FLOOR, SYDNEY
FRIDAY 17 FEBRUARY 2023 – STAY GOLD, MELBOURNE
FRIDAY 24 FEBRUARY 2023 – LYNOTTS LOUNGE, PERTH
SATURDAY 25 FEBRUARY – ENIGMA BAR, ADELAIDE