Australian rock band Midnight Oil comes to Paradiso
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The Australian rock band Midnight Oil is on the 23rd of June in Paradiso, during the first world tour of the band in twenty years.
The Beds are burning group will, during The Great Circle 2017-world tour performing in various countries in the United States, Canada, New Zealand, South America and Europe.
Political activism is an important theme during the tour, so made frontman Peter Garett known. The band members want particularly to make a statement against the new Us president, Donald Trump.
Garrett, who from 2007 to 2013, Australian minister for the Environment, spoke together with his band, all rather political. So were the Australian rock musicians in 1990, a protest action against an oil company.
During the tour the band will be, especially, are classics to be heard. In total, Midnight Oil 17 albums, of which worldwide ten million copies have been sold. The most recent album Capricornia was released in 2002.