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Home is three very different places for Vikki Thorn, Donna Simpson and Josh Cunningham. Thorn is now located in Fremantle, after eight years in Minneapolis, Simpson lives in Utah and Cunningham splits his time between California and the New South Wales south coast.


Given the distance, and the fact that the band have hardly seen each other since touring in 2011, it is little surprise that they found it difficult to get this new album going when they finally got in a room together.


Originally, they abandoned their trademark of writing songs separately and tried to work on some tunes in a cooperative manner, but that quickly stagnated and lead to a moment of frustration in which Thorn stormed off and wrote a song, opening the floodgates for the album.


The album was recorded in January 2015 with their regular rhythm section of drummer Dave Ross Macdonald and bassist Ben Franz in Byron Bay, and it will be supported by a 24-date national tour, starting in September.






September 10 – Goldfields Arts Centre, Kalgoorlie WA

September 12 – Esperance Civic Centre, Esperance WA

September 13 – Albany Entertainment Centre, Albany WA

September 15 – Perth Concert Hall, Perth WA

September 16 – Queens Park Theatre, Geraldton WA

September 17 – Carnarvon Civic Centre, Caravon WA

September 20 – Roebuck Bay Hotel, Broome WA

October 14 – The Triffid, Brisbane QLD

October 15 – Nambour Civic Centre, Nambour QLD

October 17 – Townsville Civic Theatre, Townsville QLD

October 18 – Musica Botanica, Cairns QLD

October 21 – Bangalow Town Hall, Bangalow NSW

October 22 – Miami Marketta, Gold Coast QLD

October 24 – Palais Theatre, Melbourne VIC

October 25 – Her Majesty’s Theatre, Adelaide SA

October 28 – GPAC, Geelong VIC

October 29 – Albury Entertainment Centre, Albury VIC

October 31 – Granite Town Festival, Mooruya NSW

November 1 – The National Theatre, Canberra ACT

November 3 – Anitas, Thirroul NSW

November 4 – Civic Theatre, Newcastle NSW

November 5 – Enmore Theatre, Sydney NSW

November 7 – Arulen Arts Centr, Alice Springs NT

November 8 – Darwin Entertainment Centre, Darwin NT


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