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Calexico announce 2019 Aussie tour dates

The group have just released their ninth studio album.

For the first time in four years, indie rockers Calexico will be heading Down Under for a national tour in January.

The jazzy seven-piece have had an impressive career so far, spanning nine albums, a handful of movie scores and concerts around the globe. The national tour comes after releasing their ninth studio album, The Thread That Keeps Us, which was held to high acclaim upon its release in February.

On their Aussie trip, Calexico will be heading from west to east, spreading their signature brand of music that draws from jazz, surf and country stylings.

Check out Calexico's tour dates below:

  • Tuesday January 15, Rosemount Hotel, Perth
  • Thursday January 17, The Gov, Adelaide
  • Saturday January 19, Tanks Arts Centre, Cairns
  • Sunday January 20, Byron Theatre, Byron Bay
  • Monday January 21, The Triffid, Brisbane
  • Tuesday January 22, The Factory, Sydney
  • Thursday January 24, Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne
  • Friday January 25, Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne
  • Saturday January 26, Odeon Theatre, Hobart
  • Sunday January 27, Theatre Royal, Castlemaine

Calexico will be playing at the Melbourne Recital Centre on Thursday January 24 and Friday January 25, 2019. For tickets, head to melbournerecital.com.au/events/2019/calexico