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Racing - Real Dancing NZ Tour, Dunedin

  • The Cook 354 Great King Street Dunedin, OTA, 9016 New Zealand (map)

The long awaited debut album from Racing is finally here!

Real Dancing is due for release on Friday November 9th. To celebrate, the band are launching out across New Zealand for an eight-date tour.

Joined by dynamic indie-electronic duo DUAL for all North Island dates.

Nov 15th - Moon, Wellington, with DUAL
Nov 16th - Lucky, Whanganui, with DUAL
Nov 22 - The Cook, Dunedin, with DIANA & STARR
Nov 23 - Yonder, Queenstown (FREE SHOW), with STARR
Nov 24 - New City Hotel, Christchurch, with RAZOR BABEZ & STARR
Nov 30 - Galatos, Auckland, with DUAL and STARR
Dec 7 - The Yot Club, Raglan, with DUAL and STARR
Dec 8 - Paisley Stage, Napier, with DUAL

‘Real Dancing’ is a bustling night market of spicy grooves, smokey vocals, strange lyrics and venomous guitar tones.

Recorded in Auckland at Roundhead / The Lab Studios and mixed by the Uk’s Dave Eringa (The Who, Manic Street Preachers) this is a Racing in their purest form.

Born of early hour cocktail bars in rural New Zealand, or black ice drives through the Desert road 'Real Dancing' captures the wild and vivid journeys that the band live while touring. This album is filled with an epicurean sensibility, Patron Anejo soaked discoesque grooves, lurid crooning and a love of the road.

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