INTERVIEW : Zeal & Ardor's Manuel Gagneux talks the bands first Australian tour and future o
Starting off as a solo experiment of Swiss-American mastermind Manuel Gagneux in 2013, Zeal & Ardor have quickly become one of the most talked about bands on the planet since the release of 2018's Stranger Fruit, leading them to play some of the biggest festivals around the world and earning them legions of fans in the process. Making their debut Australian appearance alongside Deafheaven at the Perth Festival in February 2019, Zeal & Ardor will then perform a string of exclusive headline shows in Melbourne, Sydney, and Brisbane.
Nev Pearce spoke to Manuel Gagneux for the Everblack Podcast about their first tour down under, the impact of Stranger Fruit, how he is adjusting to life on the road, his other project Birdmask and what the future holds for the band. Check it out HERE :
ZEAL & ARDOR STRANGER FRUIT TOUR 2019
FRIDAY 22 FEBRUARY - PERTH FESTIVAL, PERTH (WITH DEAFHEAVEN) SATURDAY 23 FEBRUARY - STAY GOLD, MELBOURNE (18+) WEDNESDAY 27 FEBRUARY - CROWBAR, SYDNEY (18+) THURSDAY 28 FEBRUARY - THE BRIGHTSIDE, BRISBANE (18+)
Perth Festival tickets : https://www.perthfestival.com.au/event/deafheaven-zeal-ardor
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