ROWLAND S. HOWARD
8:00pm, Thu 22nd October, 2009
Oxford Art Factory, NSW
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Rowland S. Howard is a legend of Australian rock, a musician whose distinctive style and sound has resonated across the underground rock landscape for three decades. His bands have included the Boys Next Door, the Birthday Party, These Immortal Souls, Crime And The City Solution, Honeymoon In Red and his collaborations have involved such dissidents as Lydia Lunch, Thurston Moore, Nick Cave and the late Nikki Sudden.In January this year Rowland made a rare appearance at the All Tomorrows Parties Festival in Australia to the delight of his loyal local following. It was at these shows that he presented the stunning songs from his forthcoming album Pop Crimes in a set that encompassed everything from the underground rock hit Shivers which he penned in the late seventies through to material from his acclaimed 1999 album Teenage Snuff Film.
The long awaited and eagerly anticipated Pop Crimes album will be released through the Liberation Music label on Friday October 16th, 2009. Rowland S. Howard will be playing two special performances to celebrate the release of the Pop Crimes album. He will be accompanied by Mick Harvey and JP Shilo, and the support act is DZ.
ATM Facilities now available inside the venue.