The Kite String Tangle
Having just announced his own record label, Exist. Recordings and brand new single, ‘Selfish’, ARIA nominated artist The Kite String Tangle today announces some very special and long awaited headline shows, bringing his unique brand of emotive electronic music to an intimate East Coast venue near you this April. All shows have very limited capacity and are sure to sell out, so fans are encouraged to get in quickly.
The triple threat producer, vocalist and songwriter has hand-picked two breakthrough artists as his tour supports; Sydney-based triple j unearthed 2016 Listen Out winner Wallace and NZ rising star Theia.
With his 2013 breakthrough single ‘Given The Chance’ reaching Gold sales in Australia, ‘Arcadia’, ‘Stone Cold’ and ‘What If’ followed; alongside sold-out national headline shows, celebrated festival appearances including Splendour In The Grass, Falls Festival and Groovin the Moo. The Kite String Tangle landed in the Top 20 of both the 2013 & 2014 triple j Hottest 100’s. His recent West Coast support slot on the RUFUS tour followed on from a series of sold out shows on his co-headline tour with Dustin Tebbutt to celebrate their collaborative Illuminate EP.
Born from a vision to launch an independent record label, Exist. Recordings was created by Danny Harley aka The Kite String Tangle to release carefully curated music from gifted artists. Intrigued by delicate shades of electronic music infused with pop sensibilities, the first two signings are break out producer Golden Vessel and Gold Coast siblings LASTLINGS.
As the main support on the ‘Selfish’ tour, future soul singer-songwriter Wallace’s music is an exciting mosaic of traditional jazz, blues, hip hop and soul. It’s seen her win a swag of awards, support international acts such as Slum Village and collaborate with internationals such as Kraak and Smaak and powerhouse hip hop artist Sampa the Great. Opening act Theia, is one of New Zealand’s most exciting emerging acts. She’s worked with Alex Hope (Broods, Troye Sivan), toured with Broods, and landed on a growing list of Spotify Viral charts with her 2016 breakout single ‘Roam’.
With the new single showing the progression of arguably one of Australia’s most talented names in emotive electronic music, don’t miss The Kite String Tangle’s lauded live show – called “visually stunning” and filled with “absolute attention to detail”.