Astral People, Handsome Tours and Laneway Presents
Omar Apollo is heading to Australia for the very first time. In addition to the already announced Laneway Festival dates, Omar Apollo today announces his debut headline shows in Sydney and Melbourne, presented by Astral People, Handsome Tours and Laneway Presents. See tour dates and ticketing details below.
A 21-year-old first-generation Mexican-American singer from Indiana, Apollo’s diverse background bleeds into his influences - from The Internet to Smino - to form his unique voice.
After introducing himself in 2018 with his critically-acclaimed debut EP Stereo, Omar has continued to ascend as an undeniable talent to watch. Pitchfork recently featuring him as a Rising artist and Youtube announcing him as part of this year's Foundry international artist development program, with past alumni including Cuco, ROSALÍA, Gunna, Chloe X Halle, and Dua Lipa. From working at McDonalds and surfing Soundcloud in his spare time to releasing his first EP in two languages and attracting rave reviews from Pitchfork to The Fader, he’s had a big two years.
Hear the Friends EP now, see full tour dates below and stay tuned for more from Omar Apollo coming soon.