NEIL DIAMOND’S HIGHLY ANTICIPATED AUSTRALIAN TOUR ANNOUNCED
Neil Diamond, iconic Grammy Award®-winning Rock and Pop Singer/Songwriter and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member, will embark on the highly anticipated Australian leg of the NEIL DIAMOND WORLD TOUR 2015 presented by Telstra Thanks® next October and November.
Kicking off in Melbourne at Rod Laver Arena on October 27, 2015 the tour will travel to Adelaide, Brisbane, The Hunter Valley and conclude in Sydney.
The 2015 tour will feature songs from his newest studio album Melody Road which debuted in the Top 10 in Australia, as well Neil’s long list of hits spanning many decades including Cherry Cherry, Holly Holy, Cracklin’ Rosie, Song Sung Blue, You Don’t Bring Me Flowers, Solitary Man, Sweet Caroline, Love on the Rocks, Desiree and Shilo.
Telstra Thanks® is offering customers the chance to jump the queue and be the first in line for tickets to the Neil Diamond Tour with a 48 hour Pre-Sale. The Neil Diamond Telstra Thanks Pre-Sale will run from 10:00am (local time) Monday December 8 – 10:00am (local time) Wednesday December 10, 2014. Customers will need to visit www.telstra.com/music to register for the Telstra Thanks Pre-Sale.
Tickets and VIP Packages will go on sale to the general public at 12.00 noon (local time) on Thursday December 11. Ensuring there is something for every fan, Dainty Group is offering a range of ticket options for all arena shows from $59.90* to $159.90* (*plus transaction and credit card charges where applicable).
“Neil is one of the greatest live performers in the world and I have been honoured to work with him for more than 3 decades and now again on his 2015 world tour,” said Paul Dainty, Chairman of Dainty Group. “The depth and power of the Neil Diamond songbook, from his early hits, right through to his brand new critically acclaimed Melody Road album, will ensure an incredible live concert experience for all fans.”
Neil Diamond Live Australian and New Zealand tour dates are:
Auckland Monday 19th October Vector Arena
Dunedin Saturday 24th October Forsyth Barr Stadium
Melbourne Tuesday 27th October Rod Laver Arena
Adelaide Saturday 31st October Adelaide Entertainment Centre
Brisbane Tuesday 3rd November Brisbane Entertainment Centre
NSW Hunter Valley Saturday 7th November Tempus Two Winery
Sydney Monday 9th November Allphones Arena
Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane and Sydney tickets: www.ticketek.com.au/neildiamond
Hunter Valley tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.au/neildiamond
VIP Packages will be available through www.DaintyGroup.com/neildiamond-aus
Throughout an illustrious and wide-ranging musical career, Neil Diamond has charted 37 Top 40 singles and 16 Top 10 albums in the U.S. and internationally. A Grammy Award-winning artist, Diamond is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the Songwriters Hall of Fame and a recipient of the Sammy Cahn Lifetime Achievement Award, one of the highest honours bestowed upon songwriters. Diamond’s many other achievements include a Golden Globe Award, 13 Grammy nominations and 2009’s NARAS’s MusiCares Person of the Year award. In 2011, Diamond received the prestigious Kennedy Center Honor for his lifetime of contributions to American culture.