Spotlight: King Gizzard Headlining New Plymouth’s Bowl Of Brooklands in January 2023

Spotlight: King Gizzard Headlining New Plymouth’s Bowl Of Brooklands in January 2023

Ngāmotu / New Plymouth gig-goers are in for a take care of in January 2023, as Australia’s mighty King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard are rolling into city for a headline extravaganza in the leafy surrounds of Bowl of Brooklands. Gargantuan in both of those output and sound, it can be a little bit of a obstacle even for longterm lovers to retain tempo with the hyper-prolific Melbourne 6-piece, who not only famously introduced 5 studio information in 2017 by yourself, but are all set to have five prolonged players out this 12 months much too (!), launching their 23rd album Variations this coming Friday.

Embracing an eclectic, playfully maximalist tactic from their development in 2010 onwards, King Giz’s every thing-such as-the-kitchen-sink eyesight encompasses psych / prog-rock, mutant boogie, environmentally aware thrash metallic, synth-pop, digital dance, jazz-fusion, acoustic people and actually something else that tickles their fancy. When I final caught them participating in a hometown gig in 2019, King Giz’s live set crammed all those elements into a sonic smörgåsbord of very good moments with guitar pyrotechnics galore.

Guaranteed to be a live emphasize of our summertime competition year, delve into a choice of tunes from this year’s crop of albums from King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard down below, and really don’t miss out on the gang of Stu Mackenzie, Ambrose Kenny-Smith, Cook Craig, Joey Walker, Lucas Harwood and Michael Cavanagh in gorgeous New Plymouth on 6th January, as aspect of their broader Aotearoa travels early subsequent yr. They’re going to be actively playing with community particular company 50 % Hexagon (Yolanda Fagan, Julien Dyne and James Milne aka Lawrence Arabia), Carnivorous Plant Society and Taranaki’s Greenbathing

King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard&#13

with particular friends Fifty percent Hexagon, Carnivorous Plant Culture, Greenbathing&#13

Friday 6th January – Bowl of Brooklands, New Plymouth, Taranaki (all ages)&#13

Tickets obtainable Below

King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard’s 23rd studio album Improvements is out tomorrow — look at out the online video for psych-pop lead single ‘Hate Dancin’… out?v=JRF8Nko1EDY

Get in epic stay footage of King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard executing ‘Magenta Mountain’ at Reunion Park, Melbourne, from their 2022 album Omnium Gatherum

Released just two months again on 12th Oct, warp your ears all over King Giz’s expansive ‘The Land Before Timeland’ from their fourth album of 2022 Laminated Denim

Unveiled a person week earlier than Laminated Denim, practical experience the intellect-warping visuals for King Gizz’s jazz-fusion number ‘Iron Lung’ from their third 2022 lengthy participant Ice, Demise, Planets, Lungs, Mushrooms and Lava

Acquire a trip to ‘Timeland’ with the sonically extensive-ranging fifteen minute direct observe to King Giz’s initially album of 2022, Manufactured In Timeland

Look at the trailer for new quick movie Sleeping Monster — out nowadays!