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The Paper Kites Announce NZ Dates3rd April, 2014

Melbourne’s much loved folk five-piece, The Paper Kites have enjoyed a whirlwind six months since the release of their highly anticipated debut album, States.

Following on from a successful Australian tour, the band embarked on a sold out headline tour of the USA and Canada as well as an illustrious support slot alongside Canadian singer/songwriter, City and Colour.

Now back in the Southern Hemisphere, the band are set to bring their mesmerizing live show to New Zealand stages. With two shows in Wellington and Auckland.

With a strong reputation for creating innovative and mesmerizing video clips, which have attracted over 10 million YouTube views, The Paper Kites’ live presence is just as impressive.

Don’t miss your chance to see The Paper Kites preforming their much-loved old, new, and most popular songs right here in New Zealand.

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

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New Video for ‘Tenenbaum’19th March, 2014

The Paper Kites have just released their newest video for album track ‘Tenenbaum’. The video was produced and directed by Michael Haydon, with creative input from the band’s lead vocalist, Sam Bentley, who provided the clip concept.

Watch the full video here:

The Paper Kites Announce National Tour12th February, 2014

Melbourne’s much loved folk five-piece, The Paper Kites have enjoyed a whirlwind six months since the release of their highly anticipated debut album, States. Following on from a successful national tour, the band embarked on a sold out headline tour of the USA and Canada as well as an illustrious support slot alongside Canadian singer- songwriter, City and Colour. Now back on home ground, the band are set to bring their mesmerising live show to the Australian masses with an all ages national tour covering all major cities. Commencing in Newcastle and winding down in their hometown of Melbourne, The Paper Kites national tour is one not to miss!
Reigning in at #17 on the ARIA Charts, debut album States received a number of impressive accolades for sophomore single, Young, including a J Award nomination for Australian Music Video of The Year as well as ranking 27th in Rage’s Top 50 Music Videos of 2013. With a strong reputation for creating innovative and mesmerising video clips, which have attracted over 10 million YouTube views, The Paper Kites live presence is just as impressive and their national tour is sure to sell out fast.
Don’t miss your chance to see The Paper Kites preforming their much-loved old, new, and most popular songs.

THE PAPER KITES NATIONAL TOUR
Presented by Tone Deaf and Beat Magazine

THU 29 MAY | THE CAMBRIDGE, NEWCASTLE NSW
Tickets available from www.yourcambridge.com

FRI 30 MAY | ENMORE THEATRE, SYDNEY NSW (ALL AGES)
Tickets available from www.ticketek.com.au | 132 849 | All Ticketek Outlets

SAT 31 MAY | TRANSIT BAR, CANBERRA ACT
Tickets available from www.moshtix.com.au | 1300 GET TIX | All Moshtix Outlets

SUN 01 JUN | HERITAGE HOTEL, WOLLONGONG NSW
Tickets available from www.heritagehotel.com.au

SAT 07 JUN | THE DARWIN RAILWAY CLUB, DARWIN NT
Tickets available from www.oztix.com.au | 1300 762 545 | All Oztix Outlets

FRI 13 JUN | THE NORTHERN, BYRON BAY NSW
Tickets available from www.oztix.com.au | 1300 762 545 | All Oztix Outlets

SAT 14 JUN | THE HI-FI, BRISBANE QLD
Tickets available from www.oztix.com.au | 1300 762 545 | All Oztix Outlets

THU 19 JUN | ARTBAR @ ART GALLERY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA, PERTH WA*
Tickets available from www.ticketek.com.au | 132 849 | All Ticketek Outlets
*Under 18’s can attend with a parent/guardian. TICKETS ONSALE MON 17 FEB, 9AM.

FRI 20 JUN | THE PRINCE OF WALES, BUNBURY WA
Tickets available from www.oztix.com.au | 1300 762 545 | All Oztix Outlets

SAT 21 JUN | THE GOV, ADELAIDE SA (ALL AGES)
Tickets available from www.oztix.com.au | 1300 GET TIX | All Oztix Outlets

FRI 27 JUN | THE ATHENAEUM THEATRE, MELBOURNE VIC (ALL AGES)
Tickets available from www.ticketek.com.au | 132 849 | All Ticketek Outlets

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States on the road7th January, 2014

Check out the video The Paper Kites made while on the road in the US and Canada!

J Award Nominees15th November, 2013

The Paper Kites have joined a number of amazing Australian artists as nominees for this year’s J awards. The band’s video for the single ‘Young’, directed by Darcy Prendergast of Oh Yeah Wow, is up for Australian Music Video of the Year. The winners will be announced on triple j on Friday November 22.

The Paper Kites: Young from Oh Yeah Wow on Vimeo.