Multi-Platinum recording artist Bryan Adams announces 2019 Shine A Light New Zealand tour
South Island shows announced with support from Kiwi legends
Armed with a career spanning over four decades and a signature brand of feel-good rock’n’roll hits, Bryan Adams is returning to New Zealand with his ‘Shine A Light’ tour – presented by Neptune Entertainmentand The Breeze.
The four-date tour will celebrate the release of his forthcoming album SHINE A LIGHT and follows his visit to these shores earlier this year, where tens of thousands of Kiwis flocked to see the Canadian icon live.
This time around Adams will play to crowds and cities he didn’t visit earlier this year, including Spark Arena in Aucklandon March 12and TSBBank Arenain Wellingtonon March 14. His tour will also take in the South Island, with shows in Nelsonat Trafalgar Parkon March 16and Hagley Parkin Christchurchon March 17.
Tickets go on sale at 12.00pmon Thursday November 8from www.ticketmaster.co.nz
One of the most highly acclaimed singer/songwriters, Adams is known for hit singles ‘(Everything I Do) I Do It For You’, ‘Summer Of ’69’ and his Rod Stewart and Sting collaboration ‘All for Love’.
The Grammy-winning artist has seen success from a string of number 1s in over 40 countries and has sold in excess of 65 million records worldwide. His thirst for performing and his unique take on live concerts have established him as one of the world’s best rock singers of our time.
Thousands of New Zealanders got the chance to see Adams live in action earlier this year, with his shows receiving critical acclaim.
On his upcoming tour, Adams will be joined for the South Island shows only by special guests Dave Dobbyn and The Jordan Luck Band.
They’re both legendary Kiwi acts in their own right – with Dobbyn starting his career in Th’ Dudes and DD Smash, before going solo and releasing hit after hit, including ‘You Oughta Be In Love’, ‘Slice of Heaven’,‘Loyal’ and ‘Welcome Home’.
Jordan Luckwas the lead singer and songwriter for the Exponentsfor several decades, with countless hits to his name, including ‘Why Does Love Do This To Me’, ‘Who Loves Who The Most’,‘Victoria’ and ‘Whatever Happened To Tracey’. The Jordan Luck Band will be playing all of the classic the Exponents hits on this tour.
Bryan Adams – 2019
March 12 – Spark Arena, Auckland
March 14 – TSB Bank Arena, Wellington
March 16 – Trafalgar Park, Nelson *
March 17 – Hagley Park, Christchurch *
* With special guests Dave Dobbyn and The Jordan Luck Band