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The Paper Kites Recording Album #223rd March, 2015

After enjoying a successful year of international and national touring in 2014, The Paper Kites have now set their sights on album number two! The band are currently in Seattle recording with legendary producer Phil Ek and are expected to release their highly anticipated sophomore album later in 2015. Make sure you subscribe to be the first to hear about the release date!

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Keeping Busy22nd October, 2014

The Paper Kites have been keeping themselves busy in the studio writing and recording new music. Next year is set to be a big one for the band so make sure you’re following them on Facebook for all the latest news.

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The Paper Kites Wrap Up AUS/NZ & US/CAN Tours5th August, 2014

The Paper Kites are back on home soil after a jam-packed couple of months on the road! The band visited fans around Australia and NZ before heading over to the States and Canada for a run of festivals and headlining performances. It was the band’s second time overseas in the past 12-months, completing a tour in Sept/Oct last year supporting City and Colour before their own headlining tour of the region. You can check out their tour diary here.

The Paper Kites recently announced they will be performing at Dungog Festival on August 30. Tickets available here.

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The Paper Kites Currently On Tour19th June, 2014

The Paper Kites are currently mid-way through their Australian tour with special guests Phebe Starr and Airling. They’ll be finishing the tour off in their hometown of Melbourne next Friday before they jet off to the States for their headlining US/CAN tour in July. In other news, the band recently travelled to the Philippines for Wanderland Festival in Manila, and also played two sold out shows in New Zealand! You may have also spotted them in this month’s issue of Rolling Stone Australia Magazine.

Tickets for all upcoming shows available here.

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Photo by Sammy Armstrong

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The Paper Kites announce NZ supports8th May, 2014

Tickets are moving very fast (i.e. these shows will sell out) for the impending visit from Melbourne’s much loved folk five-piece, The Paper Kites and NOW to make the bill even BIGGER and even BETTER, we are stoked to announce Luke Thompson & Lydia Cole will be playing these shows;

THE PAPER KITES
with special guests
LYDIA COLE & LUKE THOMPSON
Friday 23rd May – Bodega, Wellington
Saturday 24th May – Kings Arms, Auckland

Tickets available now from www.undertheradar.co.nz / Real Groovy Records / RPM & Slowboat
Both shows R18

While both Luke & Lydia are hunkered down writing and recording for respective new records, this will be a rare opportunity to catch them both live this year and we couldn’t be more thrilled to have them on this bill.

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