After leaving New Zealand for Eastern Europe to pursue creative endeavours, Arthur Ahbez has returned to our shores with a fresh new set of songs ready for your ears. "Bathing in this rich cultural stew and exploring new realms of focus, Ahbez made new tracks in his development as a musician and songwriter, and now eagerly awaits to share the fruits of his labour."
Undertheradar proudly presents,
Arthur Ahbez And The Flaming Ahbez - Last Of The Summer Wine Tour
With support from Joe Ghatt
Wednesday 6th January - Totara St., Tauranga
Thursday 7th January - The Yot Club, Raglan
Friday 8th January - Oakura Boardriders Club, Oakura
Saturday 9th January - Nest Fest, Havelock North
Sunday 10th January - Smash Palace, Gisborne
Friday 15th January - The Thirsty Dog, Auckland
Saturday 16th January - Parrotdog Bar, Wellington (free show)
Saturday 23rd January - Eggsentric Cafe, Coromandel
Tickets are available from Banished Music.
Expect to hear these new tracks in recorded form in 2021. This time, Ahbez abandoned the DIY-style of recording in favour of the polish of the studio, with backing from his band The Flaming Ahbez. Be sure to check them out and witness the growth Ahbez no doubt made while overseas.
As a point of reference, check out a live performance of his from 2017. These are two songs from his previous album Volume II, The Painters Portrait (Part I & Part 2), which he performed on 95bFM: