123 Agency Presents
Icecream Hands 'Sweeter Than The Radio' 20th Anniversary Tour
with special guests The Sunburys
The Zoo (Fortitude Valley, QLD)
Thursday, 21 March 2019 7:00 pm
With their 1992 debut self-titled EP began the long and successful career of Icecream Hands. Now, after downing the tools in 2007 having notched up 6 albums, 2 ARIA nominations, countless miles and many memorable shows, the iconic line-up are back to celebrate the 20th anniversary of their critically acclaimed album 'Sweeter Than The Radio'. Featuring favourites 'Nipple', 'Dodgy' and 'Yellow & Blue', this was Icecream Hands' most successful album, earning them numerous accolades culminating in an ARIA nomination for the album at the 1999 ARIA Awards. Throughout their career Icecream Hands toured extensively, playing with the likes of Ryan Adams, Fountains of Wayne, Robyn Hitchcock and Teenage Fanclub, as well as local favourites Powderfinger and The Whitlams. They proceeded to embark on their own headline tour of the country, supported by none other than Australian icons, Jet. The band made a number of TV appearances over their 15 years including guest performances on Rove, the 10:30 Slot and Hey Hey It's Saturday. Icecream Hands also featured on numerous festival line ups including SXSW, Big Day Out, Adelaide Fringe Festival, Brunswick Street Festival and the inaugural Meredith Music Festival. In the last few years, they have regrouped to play exclusive sold out shows, cementing their popularity as crowd favourites. Icecream Hands continue to hold a hold a special place in the hearts of all music fans who love beautifully crafted songs and a great live experience.