Matchbox Twenty Announces Long-Awaited Return to Australia
Aussie music fans have reason to go wild as Matchbox Twenty have announced their highly anticipated return to Australian stages. The band is set to embark on an extensive 10-stop tour across the country in February 2024, giving fans the opportunity to catch them live on Australian shores for the first time in 11-years!
The tour is in support of their upcoming album, “Where The Light Goes”, which is slated to be released on May 26, available for pre-order here.
Listen below to hear Rob Thomas share what he thinks is different about Matchbox Twenty after an 11 year Hiatus:
This will be the band’s first album of new music since their 2012 release “North”, which featured smash hits such as “She’s So Mean” and “Overjoyed”.
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With over 30 million albums sold worldwide, Matchbox Twenty is a multi-Platinum, hit-making band that has captivated audiences with their unique sound and poignant lyrics. We can expect to hear classic hits like “3am”, “Bent”, and “Unwell” alongside new tracks from their upcoming album.
As if that wasn’t enough, Matchbox Twenty has also recruited the iconic Goo Goo Dolls to perform as special guests on the tour. The Goo Goo Dolls have sold over 12 million albums worldwide and are known for their hits “Iris”, “Slide”, and “Name”.
Tickets for the tour are expected to sell quickly, so fans are encouraged to purchase them early to avoid disappointment.
Matchbox Twenty 2024 Australian Tour Dates
Tuesday 13 February PERTH, RAC Arena Thursday 15 February ADELAIDE, Adelaide Entertainment Centre Arena Friday 16 February MELBOURNE, Rod Laver Arena Saturday 17 February YARRA VALLEY, Rochford Wines Tuesday 20 February WOLLONGONG, WIN Entertainment Centre Thursday 22 February SYDNEY, Qudos Bank Arena Friday 23 February CANBERRA, GIO Stadium Saturday 24 February NEWCASTLE, Newcastle Entertainment Centre Monday 26 February GOLD COAST, Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre Tuesday 27 February BRISBANE, Brisbane Entertainment Centre