Battles return to Australia in 2012 to perform at all six Big Day Out Festivals and for headline appearances in Sydney and Melbourne. These will be the band’s first Australian appearances since 2009 and the first since the release earlier this year of their second album Gloss Drop.
There are few greater privileges than to see a band like Battles in a setting like the Opera House. They’re a sonic volcano that erupts with every note they play. In short: It was fucking incredible. – Luminous review – Faster Louder 2009
Tickets for both shows are on-sale Monday 28th November. However, fans of Feel Presents have the chance to pre-purchase tickets from Friday 25th November via www.bigdayout.com. The password is BIGDAYOUT