March 9, 2017 @ 6:30 pm

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7pm doors, 8pm show

Xylouris White (the rarefied duo of Dirty Three drummer Jim White and Cretan lute player George Xylouris) return to Australia this summer for headline shows in Sydney & Melbourne and festival appearances at Woodford and Womadelaide.

The tour follows the release of Black Peak the second long playing offering from Xylouris White and a dynamic follow up to their 2014 debut and Billboard World Music #1 album, Goats.

“This is Cretan folk music played with a rock’n’roll intensity that is truly immersive.” Uncut – 8/10

“These are haunted folk rituals feeling around deep inside the human psyche, grasping for rarely reached zones and nostalgia for submerged memories” The Quietus

“Astounding stuff” Songlines

more info [1305200]