Stella Donnelly signs international record deal, releases video for Mechanical Bull
She joins Strictly Canadian for a 12" release of her breakout EP, Thrush Metal.
Header photo by Evie Mackay.
Any suggestions that Stella Donnelly couldn't top what she achieved last year have been pretty quickly put to bed and we're all of two months into 2018. Following a heap of big festival appearances over the summer season, she's recently announced a huge joint Australian tour with Alex The Astronaut, and today comes news she's signed with leading US indepedent label, Secretly Canadian. They'll be re-releasing her breakout EP Thrush Metal on June 22, which will come with a bonus track and limited 12" vinyl edition. To mark the occasion she's also dropped a new video clip for Mechanical Bull, a track according to Donnelly "is dedicated to people who work in hospitality who have to deal with customers, especially drunk ones, harassing them and making objectifying comments."
Along with appearances overseas at SXSW and The Great Escape Festival, she's got a lot of upcoming Australian shows - check out the full run down the bottom.
w/ Alex The Astronaut:
Thursday 12 April – The Northern, Byron Bay NSW
Friday 13 April – Soundlounge, Gold Coast QLD
Saturday 14 April – Commonwealth Games Arts Forecourt, Southbank QLD
Sunday 15 April – Sol Bar, Sunshine Coast QLD
Thursday 19 April – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney NSW
Friday 20 April – Fremantle Arts Centre, Perth WA
Saturday April 21 – The River, Margaret River WA
Sunday April 22 – Rocket Bar, Adelaide SA
Tuesday April 24 – Republic Bar, Hobart TAS
Wednesday April 25 - Corner Hotel, Melbourne VIC NEW SHOW
Thursday 26 April – Corner Hotel, Melbourne VIC SOLD OUT
Friday 27 April – Karova Lounge, Ballarat VIC
Saturday 28 April – Tap House, Bendigo VIC
Saturday 3-Sun 4 March - Nannup Music Festival
Saturday 10-Sunday 11 March - Port Fairy Folk Festival
Tuesday 3 March - Enmore Theatre (supporting First Aid Kit)
Thursday 5 & Friday 6 March - Croxton Band Room (supporting First Aid Kit)
Saturday 7 March - Rechabites Hall (supporting First Aid Kit) *all ages
Saturday 7 March - By The Meadow Festival Lunchtime
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