One of country’s greatest legends is returning to our shores for a massive run of dates.
Kris Kristofferson will be coming to Australia for an extensive national Australian tour in March and April 2014 on the back of the release of his album Feeling Mortal.
Tickets are set to go on sale from 9am on Tuesday 10th December.
Kristofferson will tour across Australia in a tour bus performing shows across the country in Perth, Adelaide, Renmark, Geelong, Shepparton, Melbourne, Albury, Canberra, Sydney, Newcastle, Tamworth, Lismore, Toowoomba, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Maryborough, Gladstone, Rockhampton, Mackay, Townsville and Cairns.
Kristofferson says, “I am very much looking forward to heading down under to play to all of my Australian fans and taking in the beauty of the country as we tour far and wide. To be able to play songs from my new album to my Aussie fans is a great privilege, along with all of my classics of course!”
Fans can look forward to Kristofferson performing in an intimate mode with Kristofferson on guitar playing the hits we all know and love such as; Me and Bobby McGee, Help Me Make it Through the Night, Sunday Morning Coming Down and For the Good Times. The intimacy of the shows will allow audiences to not only be captivated by Kristofferson’s voice but also an opportunity to hear first hand the stories of his life both on and off the road.
Country Music Hall of Famer and 76-year-old Kristofferson is touted as one of the most successful and versatile talents to come out of America. He’s done it all; a boxer, a Rhodes scholar, a college football player, an established actor, a military officer, a helicopter pilot, a Grammy-winner and above all an acclaimed singer-songwriter who has enhanced the scope of country music throughout his career.