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Arj Barker Surprise Support For Flight Of The Concords Tour

Written by Mike Hohnen on July 5, 2012

Tonight marks the first of a series of Australian tour dates for Kiwi comedy folk duo Flight of the Concords. If the late announcement of a Perth date and the addition of a second Sydney show weren’t treats enough, the band has unleashed their ace-up-the-sleeve.

Except for a couple of tweets, Arj Barker’s presence in the country was almost unknown until fans present at The Opera House found out moments before he started that Barker will be the supporting act for this show, and the rest on the tour.

It was an amazing surprise for fans who got there on time! You can imagine fans planning on the cheeky late entrance would be face-palming themselves…maybe a bad idea to keep it a secret, but hey, it’s cool nonetheless and a great add-on to the brand after Barker appeared on the band’s own comedy series.

Barker spilled the beans via Twitter a little bit before he was set to go on stage…

 

Check out the dates below:

Flight of the Conchords Australian Tour July 2012

Thursday 5th July

Sydney Opera House NSW – All Ages

Tickets: http://sydneyoperahouse.com | Ph: (02) 9250 7777

Saturday 7th July

Brisbane Entertainment Centre QLD – All Ages

Tickets: http://ticketek.com.au │ 132 849

Tuesday 10th July

Newcastle Entertainment Centre NSW – All Ages

Tickets: http://ticketek.com.au │132 849

Wednesday 11th July

WIN Entertainment Centre, Wollongong NSW -All Ages

Tickets: http://ticketek.com.au │ 132 849

Friday 13th July

Adelaide Entertainment Centre SA – All Ages

Tickets: http://ticketek.com.au │ 132 849

Saturday 14th July

The Plenary, Melbourne VIC – All Ages

Tickets: http://ticketmaster.com.au │ 136 100

Wedneday 18th July

Challenge Stadium, Perth WA – All Ages

Tickets: http://ticketmaster.com.au │ 136 100

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