Jordie Lane named Vanda & Young finalist, announces tour supports

Following the recent announcement that single America, Won’t You Make My Dreams Come True? from Jordie Lane & The Sleepers acclaimed new release GLASSELLLAND has been shortlisted for the Vanda & Young Songwriting Competition, Jordie announces a killer swag of support acts for his Australian album launch tour.

The national tour kicks off on Oct 28 2016 at the Corner Hotel in Melbourne and travels to Hobart, Fremantle, Adelaide, Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and plenty more in between throughout October and November 2016. Joining Jordie Lane & The Sleepers on their happy travels are…

Jess Ribeiro performs the main support spot in Melbourne at The Corner Hotel on Friday 28 October, with her unique style of ‘tender meets grit’ amazing-ness.

Triple J Unearthed singer/songwriter Kat Edwards will join the Hobart show on Sat 29 October at The Republic Bar, and Adelaide’s folk songstress Sasha Marsh will join the ride at JIVE Bar in Adelaide on Thu 3 November.

Sydney’s very own indie artist Richard Cuthbert will warm things up at Newtown Social Club in Sydney on Thu 10 November, while 6 piece indie rock act Stockley bring the goods at Bulli (Wollongong) venue The Heritage Hotel on Sat 11 November.

Alt Country artist Josh Rennie-Hynes will play the main support at Woolly Mammoth in Brisbane on Thu 17 November.

The very talented up and coming crooner that is Didirri will be joining Jordie and his band for the entire national tour. Hailing from Warrnambool’s sand dunes, the alternative folk artist has a 50 + strong sock collection, a fondness for chef pants, and is described as creating ‘hauntingly beautiful lyrics about life’s most intimate and idle moments, with a shaky confidence that eludes vulnerability’. Get your odd socks ready to dance.

A limited edition GLASSELLLAND LP in super bright shiny white 180g coloured Vinyl will be released on Friday 28 October just in time for the live tour via Blood Thinner Records / MGM (and available for pre order now via


Full Band Australian Tour 

Fri 28 Oct –  MELBOURNE – 
The Corner Hotel, VIC
with special guests Jess Ribeiro + Didirri
Tickets here

Sat 29 Oct – HOBART – 
Republic Bar, TAS
with special guests Kat Edwards + Didirri
Tickets here

St John’s Anglican Church – WA (Duo)
Tickets here

Wed 2 Nov – FREMANTLE – 
Mojo’s, WA
with special guests TBA + Didirri
Tickets here

Thu 3 Nov – ADELAIDE – 
Jive Bar, SA
with special guests Sasha March + Didirri
Tickets from

Sat 5 Nov – BALLARAT – 
Sutton’s House Of Music, VIC (Duo)
with special guest Didirri
Tickets here

Thu 10 Nov – SYDNEY – 
Newtown Social Club, NSW
with special guests Richard Cuthbert + Didirri
Tickets here

Fri 11 Nov – WOLLONGONG – 
Heritage Hotel, NSW
with special guest Stockley + Didirri
Tickets here

Sat 12 Nov – CANBERRA – 
Street Theatre, ACT (Duo)
with special guest Didirri
Tickets from

Thu 17 Nov – BRISBANE – 
Woolly Mammoth, QLD
with special guests Josh Rennie-Hynes + Didirri
Tickets here

Fri 18-20 Nov – MULLUMBIMBY –
Mullum Music Fest, NSW
Tickets here

Thu 24 Nov – KYNETON – 
Major Tom’s, VIC (Duo)
with special guest Didirri
Tickets here

Queenscliff, VIC
Tickets here

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