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News : Shihad celebrate 30th anniversary tour, re-releasing ‘The General Electric’ on vinyl

By on August 27, 2018

New Zealand’s alternative rock ensemble, Shihad, will celebrate their 30th anniversary with a special tour hitting Australia this November with the addition of re-releasing their multi-platinum 1999 release The General Electric. The band will be performing shows in Perth, Fremantle, Adelaide, Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne, with the inclusion of performing at this year’s Hotter Than Hell festival across Queensland through December this year and finishing up in January next year. See below for full details.

Shihad fans will have the unique opportunity to get their mitts on The General Electric on vinyl for the first time ever! The General Electric was the album that re-established the band’s position across the Australian ARIA charts and within the expanded music industry, with hit singles ‘My Mind’s Sedate’, ‘The General Electric’, ‘Pacifier’.

The re-release of The General Electric will hit stores on Friday, October 12th 2018, via Warner Music, pre-order your copy here.

To find out more, head to the band’s official Facebook page.


Fri 16 Nov – Rosemount Hotel – PERTH, WA
Sat 17 Nov – Metropolis – FREMANTLE, WA
Sun 18 Nov – Fowlers – ADELAIDE, SA
Fri 23 Nov – The Triffid – BRISBANE, QLD
Sat 24 Nov – The Metro – SYDNEY, NSW
Fri 30 Nov – 170 Russell – MELBOURNE   VIC

Also appearing at: 
Sat 1 Dec – Hotter Than Hell – TOWNSVILLE, QLD 
Sat 19 Jan – Hotter Than Hell – GLADSTONE, QLD 
Sat 26 Jan – Hotter Than Hell – TOOWOOMBA, QLD 
Sun 27 Jan – Hotter Than Hell – GOLD COAST, QLD 
Sat 16 Feb – Hotter Than Hell – IPSWICH, QLD 

Shihad 30! Anniversary Tour NZ & Australia

NZ & Australia!! See you on the road!!

Posted by Shihad on Thursday, August 23, 2018


Anwar is the editor-in-chief of Metal When Anwar isn't busy promoting tours, interviewing bands and reviewing awesome music, he loves to collect metal vinyl and play video games. Follow Metal Obsession on Twitter and Facebook