Foo Fighters and Weezer announce Australian tour
This could be the greatest 90s alt-rock tour of all time.
Foo Fighters and Weezer will both visit Australia next ... for a series of arena shows that honestly feel like some kind of dream come true.
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We don't feel much need to tell you why this show is suh a big deal. As far as superstar alt-rock bands from the '90s go, there are few names that even come close to comparing to the brilliance of these two acts. Between them they have an unspeakable number of songs that you know ever damn word to and still love just as much as the day they were released.
While Australia is fertile territory for Dave Grohl's Foo Fighters, Weezer have been very notably absent from Australia through their entire career. When they were last here in early 2013, it was their first visit in almost 17 years. The five years between shows is a breeze for fans in comparison.
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There are some amazing local supports too: DZ Deathrays, The Preatures, Clowns, Cosmic Kahuna and Amyl & the Sniffers all getting the call up for what has to be some of the greatest shows of their lives.
Foo Fighters and Weezer play the following dates (it feels exciting just to type that). Organise your babysitters, this will be one for the books.
General public tickets are on sale from Friday 22 September.
Saturday 20 January - nib Stadium, Perth (with Cosmic Kahuna)
Tuesday 23 January - Coopers Stadium, Adelaide (with Amyl & the Sniffers)
Thursday 25 January - Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane (with DZ Deathrays)
Saturday 27 January - ANZ Stadium, Sydney (with The Preatures)
Tuesday 30 January - Etihad Stadium, Melbourne (with Clowns)