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Traveller and Joshua Hedley, Southern Fork Americana Fest

Traveller and Joshua Hedley, Southern Fork Americana Fest

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When:

  • Sun 15 Oct, 6:30pm

Where:

The Tuning Fork, 42-80 Mahuhu Crescent, Auckland, Auckland CBD Show map

Restrictions:

All Ages Licensed

Ticket Information:

  • General Admission Standing Advance: $42.80

Website:

Fest Website

Individually, Jonny Fritz, Robert Ellis and Cory Chisel, each has a solid reputation of some of the best names in alt-country the world over, but together they are a super-group powerhouse touring under the name of Traveller and bringing this years festival to a close with an explosive final show.

Support will come from Nashville's rising star Joshua Hedley, the most recent signing to Jack Whites label, Third Man Records.

Now in its fourth year The Great South Pacific Tuning Fork, 95bFM and Under The Radar with support from Jim Beam, are proud to announce the lineup for the Southern Fork Americana Fest 2017 as it returns full steam this October.

2017's lineup brings together a stellar cast of local and international names in alt-country. This year includes lauded Nashville-born songwriter Justin Townes Earle with support from Canadian-based quartet The Sadies. With 20 albums under their belt, USA cult favourites Son Volt will hit The Tuning Fork for the first time as will Grammy nominee (Best Folk album & Best American roots song) Robbie Fulks.

Jonny Fritz, Robert Ellis and Cory Chisel return with their super group side project Traveller with support from Nashville's rising star Joshua Hedley.

This year's lineup also includes a heady dose of New Zealand's finest, with beloved folk-noir act Eb & Sparrow launching the festival in style on a double bill with country-folk darlings The Miltones. 

Followed the next night by local legends The Eastern with The Bads. The Shape I'm In: Hootenanny & BBQ will also make a welcome return after its successful debut last year.
 
Ticket pricing:
To once again offer enthusiasts the chance to see more acts and to encourage music fans to discover new artists, the festival will have a special ticket pricing scheme, enabling them to receive discounts on multiple ticket purchases.

Each show is colour coded. Buy a ticket to a red show and you can buy tickets to white shows at 25 percent off and blue shows at 50 percent off. White show ticket buyers can get blue show tickets at 25 percent off. These offers are only available for advance purchases.

Also, any purchase of a ticket to shows on the following dates (7th, 8th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th and 15th October) will be able to buy a $10 ticket to ‘The Shape I’m In’ Hootenanny and BBQ on Saturday the 14th of October.

This offer will be available when purchasing other tickets.

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