To celebrate their 25th anniversary The Whitlams have announced a national orchestral tour. The dates will be over April and May of next year with tickets going on sale this Friday, the 28th October 2016.
The Perth show will take place on Wednesday, May 3 2017 at the Perth Concert Hall and will feature the Western Australian Symphony Orchestra.
Hits such as ‘Blow up the pokies’, ‘No aphrodisiac’ and ‘Thankyou (for loving me at my worst)’ will be transformed by the addition of the orchestra conducted by Guy Noble.
Talking about the tour, lead singer songwriter, Tim Freedman, said ‘It is an honour to play with these musicians who in some cases have been playing their instruments since they were in the womb.’
The Whitlams boast seven albums, three ARIA awards and their album, Eternal Nightcap was voted no. 17 in the Triple J ‘Hottest Australian Albums of All Time’.
For tickets, head to www.perthconcerthall.com.au.