Neil Young Tour of Australia, New Zealand - 2009
UPDATE January 10, 2009: Full Australia-New Zealand Neil Young 2009 Concert Tour dates:
Concert Reviews of Neil Young:
01-16-2009, Big Day Out 2009, Mount Smart Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand
01-18-2009, Big Day Out 2009, Parklands, Southport, Gold Coast, Australia
01-21-2009, Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
01-23-2009, Big Day Out 2009, Olympic Park Showgrounds, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
01-24-2009, Sydney Entertainment Centre, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
01-26-2009, Big Day Out 2009, Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
01-28-2009, Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
01-30-2009, Big Day Out 2009, Adelaide Showground, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
02-01-2009, Big Day Out 2009, Claremont Showgrounds, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Neil Young will be performing in Australia this January for the first time since 2003. He will headline the national Big Day Out festival at Flemington Racecourse on Monday, January 26, 2009 and the Sidney Myer Music Bowl two days later on January 28. Other bands rumored to be playing the festival are the Arctic Monkeys, the Ting Tings and My Morning Jacket.
January 21, Brisbane, Entertainment Centre
January 24, Sydney, Entertainment Centre
January 28, Melbourne, Myer Music Bowl
Tickets go on sale September 19.
Also, see Big Day Out 2008 - Auckland, Gold Coast, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth.
Here's a Neil Young Concert Review of the Greendale Tour in Melbourne, Australia, November 2003.
Thanks Chris M., Benjamin D., Alex Z., BigBrother, Michael M. and everyone else down under who forwarded info! Great news mates and so happy you'll be seeing this amazingly wonderful tour.
Check out the Neil Young Tribute this Friday in Brisbane.