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BLIND TIGER TOURING

Based in Wellington, New Zealand, Blind Tiger Touring is a promotions and tour management agency with a strong emphasis on bringing international acts to New Zealand shores. Blind Tiger Touring has promoted and toured artists including The Dandy Warhols, Fat White Family, Brian Jonestown Massacre, Kitty, Daisy & Lewis and Unknown Mortal Orchestra...with many more to come. 

who we are

- Murray Hepple

    Ex Bodega owner and founder of Blind Tiger Touring. With 30+ years in the industry both nationally and internationally, his tour management resume includes artists such as Craig David, KT Tunstall, Henry Rollins, Hooverphonic and many more. Mo also enjoys the occasional DIY renovation and early morning phone conversations.

 

- Jack Williment -

             Ex Bodega and member of the mystery machine, Jack has hit the ground running since his initiation into the Wellington scene 4 years ago. As well as putting beer into cups, Jack is the brains behind Blind Tiger Touring with a dedication to logistics and promotion. 

 

- Sam Shallcrass -

                  Bodega alumni and professional speed clapper. Sam has worked as a FOH engineer locally for the last 5 years.  Dedicated to all things audio, Sam is the production and engineering element of Blind Tiger Touring.   

                                                                   

We live and work under a simple code of conduct - we're here for the music. That's it. 

For all tour services and info, see our 'Contact' page.

 

GOINGS ON / NEWS..

 


Definitely an album of the year candidate for us here at Blind Tiger. A smooth delivery of far eastern sounds mixed together with snappy R&B back beats. A true gem of a album. Check out their KEXP performance. Go on , you wont regret it.

Khruangbin - Con todo el mondo

Khruangbin - Kexp

Happy Monday xx


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 OH SEES 'SMOTE REVERSER'                                                                                                                   

Thee Oh Sees have dropped their shiny new record 'Smote Reverser'!

 

Crack the coffers, Oh Sees have spawned another frothy LP of head-destroying psych epics to rock out to.

 

Stream the latest offering from this prolific and hard hitting psych band here.

 

 

 


 

KURT VILE & THE VIOLATORS

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Last here in January 2016, Philadelphia singer and songwriter supreme Kurt Vile is bringing his Violators back to New Zealand, and the timing couldn’t be better if we’d planned it… 

Kurt Vile and the Violators play The Powerstation in Auckland on April 11 and The Hunter Lounge in Wellington on April 13, hot on the heels of his sprawling, just-announced new album, Bottle It In. 

In 2013, the city of Philadelphia named August 28th Kurt Vile Day, and now we’re announcing a couple of dang Kurt Vile days of our own. This is gonna be good.


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DEAD MEADOW - 'THE NOTHING THEY NEED'

(That You Need in your record collection!)

 

20 years in to their recording career, Dead Meadow sound as potent, as primal as fuzzy as ever.

 

Easily the psychedelic prog project's longest,

heaviest and sludgiest record to date, kick back

and let the has hued visions wash over you!

 

Stream the record here.

 


KAMASI WASHINGTON - 'HEAVEN AND EARTH'

 

Kamasi Washington returns with new double album,'Heaven and Earth'

 

We could write some half novel about this album , this man or his past triumphs. 

 

But instead we will let 'Heaven and Earth' speak for itself. Enjoy

https://www.kamasiwashington.com/

 


PSYCHEDELIC PORN CRUMPETS

'High Visceral' (Part One)

 

 

Stream or purchase this brilliant record from Australian psych rock riff overlords 'Psychedelic Porn Crumpets' here.

 

 

"High Visceral {Part One} flips the bird to the status quo, and bravely makes its mark on the prog-rock landscape."