Taronga Zoo’s annual concert series Twilight at Taronga is back for 2016, boasting an impressive lineup of big Aussie names like Courtney Barnett, Josh Pyke and Tex Perkins, not to mention American alternative outfit Violent Femmes.
First held in 1996, Twilight at Taronga will celebrate it’s twentieth year with the 2016 series. It all kicks off Friday January 28, with a very special “Far From Folsom” performance from Tex Perkins and the Tennessee Four playing some classic Johnny Cash. Tickets go on sale at 9am on Thursday October 29 from the Twilight at Taronga website.
January 28 – Courtney Barnett w/ Jep and Dep
January 29 – Josh Pyke w/ Winterbourne
January 30 – ‘Far From Folsom’ ft. Tex Perkins & The Tennessee Four
February 5 – John Butler Trio w/ Tinpan Orange
February 6 – The Waifs w/ Ruby Boots
February 12 – Birds of Tokyo w/ Fractures
February 13 – Missy Higgins
February 19 – Mark Seymour & The Undertow w/ Ben Salter
February 20 – James Morrison Big Band
February 26 and 27 – BJÖRN AGAIN
March 4th – Violent Femmes w/ Xylouris White
March 5th – Colin Hay
March 11th – C.W. Stoneking w/ Marlon Williams, Rachael Tidd, Vic Simms
March 12th – Ladysmith Black Mambazo