SAFIA to play The Small Ballroom in August

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Canberra based,  SAFIA will hit The Small Ballroom on Saturday August 29 as part of their ‘Embracing Me’ tour.

The ‘Embracing Me’ tour follows SAFIA’s recent sold out shows in Sydney and Melbourne as part of the cool accidents’ Vinyl Club launch parties, and previous sold out tours, as well as appearances at the likes of The Great Escape, Primavera Festival, SXSW, and Falls Festival. Their Triple J Like a Version debut in May saw the three-piece cover Alt-J’s ‘Left Hand Free’, winning them virtual high fives from across the globe.

SAFIA will be supported on their national run by fresh faces, Boo Seeka, famed for their experimental compositions and dreamy evocations.

SAFIA’s trajectory has been steadily on the up since winning the Triple J Unearthed competition to play Groovin’ The Moo back in 2012. Featuring on Peking Duk’s double platinum Top 5 single, Take Me Over, a series of sell-out headline shows nationally, a national support slot with queen bee, Lorde, sweeping sets at Falls Festival, and with over 2 million Spotify streams of their tracks plus 4 million Soundcloud plays, the Canberra-based outfit show no sign of slowing down.

Tickets are on sale now!

WHAT: The ‘Embracing Me’ tour
WHEN: Saturday August 29
WHERE: The Small Ballroom

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