Scene News: Ella Hooper Announces A Run Of Stripped Back East Coast Shows

Ella Hooper, singer and multimedia queen at large – is carving out some time to tour her new music in trio mode this March, playing songs from her intense, acclaimed double EP, ‘Venom / New Magic‘ [pullquote]‘The most disarming and profound statement of Hooper’s career – Venom/New Magic, A buzzing, creaky tapestry of tunes that veers from punky New Wave bursts to creepy Bad Seeds-esque lurches’ – Rolling Stone[/pullquote] Playing intimate, resonant rooms Ella is packing two thirds of her New Magic band – synthesiser, electric guitar and occasional percussion to dress the combination of warn retro pop and scatching singer-songwriter folk. Topped off with harmonies that chill and swell in unorthodox ways, the small scale set up still packs a punch. [pullquote]‘A bold, awesome accomplishment, New Magic is excited, open-hearted and eager. Venom, vocally crushing and instrumentally sparse. Hooper’s alternate reality is here…‘ – Jake Clelland, Strine[/pullquote] Whine Venom / New Magic was a catharsis, a startling follow up to her solo debut, In Tongues, a kooky rock record which spawned indie jams/bangers Low High and Haxan Hooper will touch on a few fan favourites from that era before giving a sneak peek, a glimpse into what shape Ella Hooper solo will morph into next.

123 Agency Presents:  ELLA HOOPER  Venom / New Magic tour

Tues March 7 – Garden of Unearthly Delights – Adelaide SA
Tickets here
Fri March 17 – The Tote – Melbourne VIC
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Sat March 18 – Twilight Sounds – Banyule VIC
Free Entry
Fri March 24 – The Cambridge (Warehouse) – Newcastle NSW
Tickets here 
Sat March 25 – Art of Espresso – Young NSW
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Sun March 26 – Sonny’s House Of Blues – Brisbane QLD
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Venom / New Magic is available NOW

 

 

 

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