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USA Tour Dates

21/10/2002

Paul Dempsey heads to the US next week to commence a tour in support of the American release of Echolalia (available now). Paul will be performing solo acoustic – the full run of dates are listed below. Check www.somethingforkate.com for further details re. ticketing and onstage times.

Tues 22/10 Seattle, WA Sunset Tavern, with Mark Olsen
Wed 23/10 Portland, OR Lola’s at Crystal Ballroom, with Ron Sexsmith
Thur 24/10 Los Angeles, CA Viper Room, with Adam Cohen
Fri 25/10 Los Angeles, CA Knitting Factory
Sat 26/10 Madison, WI Uni of Wisconsin, Memorial Union
Sun 27/10 Denver, CO Soiled Dove, with Josh Joplin
Mon 28/10 San Francisco, CA Café Du Nord
Tues 29/10 Chicago, IL Schubas Tavern, with Jerry Joseph
Wed 30/10 New York, NY CB’s Gallery, CMJ
Fri 1/11 Minneapolis, MN Fine Line Music Café, with Lowen & Navarro
Sat 2/11 Minneapolis, MN State Theatre
Mon 4/11 Buffalo, NY The Tralf, with Glenn Tilbrook
Tues 5/11 Northampton, MA Iron Horse Music Hall, with Glenn Tilbrook
Wed 6/11 Cambridge, MA House of Blues, with Glenn Tilbrook
Thur 7/11 Philadelphia, PA Tin Angel, with Glenn Tilbrook
Fri 8/11 New York, NY CB’s Gallery
Sun 10/11 Arlington, VA Iota Club & Café, with Glenn Tilbrook
Mon 11/11 Nashville, TN 12th & Porter
Tues 12/11 Atlanta, GA Smithe’s Old Bar



A Diversion – DVD Out Now

18/10/2002

The Something for Kate DVD – ‘A Diversion’ – is out now. This is the first DVD for Something for Kate, and it includes over three hours of footage.

The Something for Kate DVD – ‘A Diversion’ – is out now. This is the first DVD for Something for Kate, and it includes over three hours of footage. ‘A Diversion’ features a 30 minute film titled ‘Holding Pattern’; 29 live performances; 10 video clips; the making of the video clips; a photo gallery and interactive menus.


Own Paul’s Guitar

18/10/2002

To coincide with Amnesty International Candle Day (held on 18th October 2002), Something for Kate frontman Paul Dempsey is auctioning his Fender jazzmaster guitar, with all proceeds going to Amnesty International.

To coincide with Amnesty International Candle Day (held on 18th October 2002), Something for Kate frontman Paul Dempsey is auctioning his Fender jazzmaster guitar, with all proceeds going to Amnesty International. This is your chance to own a piece of Something for Kate memorabilia – the Jazzmaster has been Paul’s main guitar for the last few years.

Amnesty International is a non-profit organisation that relies solely on community funds and voluntary involvement to support their human rights campaigns. Candle Day is the one day each year when Amnesty members and supporters publicly demonstrate their commitment to defending international
human rights. This year Candle Day is highlighting human rights abuses against women. To learn more about Amnesty International visit their website – http://www.amnesty.org.au/candleday/index.html.

The auction for Paul’s guitar is being held on ebay – the direct link is: :http://cgi.ebay.com.au/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=913431349.

The auction closes Thursday 24th October.

 


Paul Dempsey To Bake Alone

29/08/2002

This year’s Homebake festival will see Something For Kate frontman Paul Dempsey perform a solo acoustic set.

This year’s Homebake festival will see Something For Kate frontman Paul Dempsey perform a solo acoustic set.

Following the success of his recent solo tour, Paul will tackle the festival on his own, giving fans who may have missed this more intimate format a chance to find out what all the fuss is about.
Something For Kate performed at last year’s Homebake, and were one of the highlights of the day.

This year, Paul will be joined on the bill by some of the biggest bands in Australia, including Jebediah, 1200 techniques and Wicked Beat Sound System.

The Festival will be held on Saturday December 7 in the Domain at Royal Botanical Gardens in Sydney.



More DVD Details for SFK

26/08/2002

More details have been confirmed about the forthcoming DVD release from Something for Kate. The package will be titled “A Diversion” and looks set for release in late September.

More details have been confirmed about the forthcoming DVD release from Something for Kate. The package will be titled “A Diversion” and looks set for release in late September.

Included on the DVD is a short film ‘Holding Pattern’ which features never before seen footage of the band in the studio and on the road.

In addition to the short film another short video segment provides a glimpse behind the scenes during the making of the film clips for the Echolalia album.



Something For Kate Join Livid

31/07/2002

With Livid returning to the road for 2002 ­ taking in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne ­ Something For Kate are very happy to confirm they will be joining the bill for all three shows.

With Livid returning to the road for 2002 ­ taking in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne ­ Something For Kate are very happy to confirm they will be joining the bill for all three shows.

Traditionally one of the more laid back and accessible festivals in the country, Livid will this year also feature the likes of Brit Rock likely lads Oasis and a host of top Australian and international artists.

With the last few months having been a little quiet for SFK, the Livid shows will be a great opportunity for all their East Coast fans to check them out again.

The dates for the festival are:
BRISBANE Saturday 12 October ­ RNA SHOWGROUNDS
MELBOURNE Saturday 19 October ­ MELBOURNE PARK
SYDNEY Sunday 20 October -­ MOORE PARK



Livid Festival 2002

26/07/2002

Something for Kate will be performing at this years Livid Festival. This year the Livid festival will include dates in both Sydney and Melbourne as well as Brisbane. Futher details on tickets will be advised when available.

Something for Kate will be performing at this years Livid Festival. This year the Livid festival will include dates in both Sydney and Melbourne as well as Brisbane. Futher details on tickets will be advised when available. The dates are as follows :

Saturday 12 October – RNA SHOWGROUNDS, BRISBANE QLD
Saturday 19 October – MELBOURNE PARK, MELBOURNE VIC
Sunday 20 October – MOORE PARK, SYDNEY NSW



SFK Plan DVD

24/07/2002

Something For Kate have announced they will be taking a bold step into new waters, beginning work on their first ever DVD.

Something For Kate have announced they will be taking a bold step into new waters, beginning work on their first ever DVD. Although there are few details about the project at this stage, the band intend the DVD to be a huge package, and more details are expected to be confirmed within the next few weeks.

In another first for the band, ECHOLALIA has been confirmed as the group’s debut international release, with the album to hit American stores around October this year. The band hope they will be able to tour the States to support the release, although no definite plans have been laid at this stage.



SFK In The Snow

27/06/2002

While Something For Kate are currently hard at work on material for their next record, the band have just confirmed that they will be braving the winter chill before too long to play a few shows in the snow.

While Something For Kate are currently hard at work on material for their next record, the band have just confirmed that they will be braving the winter chill before too long to play a few shows in the snow.

SFK will be heading up to the ski-slopes for a very special show on July 31st, and Paul will be performing another solo gig the following night. So if you’ve made plans to be cutting the powder at the end of July, make sure you don’t miss the chance to have SFK rock the chill from your bones at the end of a long cold day.

The dates and venues are:
Something For Kate:
Wednesday 31st July
The Station Resort, Dalgety Road, Jindabyne NSW

Paul Dempsey Solo:
Thursday 1st August
Jax Nightclub, Perisher Valley Hotel, Perisher Valley
NSW



Singularity Underway

20/05/2002

Paul Dempsey’s solo Singularity Tour is underway, and tickets for the remaining shows are selling very quickly.

Paul Dempsey’s solo Singularity Tour is underway, and tickets for the remaining shows are selling very quickly. Pre-sale tickets for the Zoo show in Brisbane this Saturday 18th are sold out, and the pre-sale tickets for the Zoo on Sunday 19th are almost gone.

However there will be 50 tickets available at the door each night, so get there early to pick one up. Doors open at 8.30 pm on Saturday 18th and 8.00 pm on Sunday 19th.

Tickets are still available for next week’s shows at Newcastle Uni on Thursday 23rd and ANU Bar Canberra on Friday 24th.
There are still tickets available for both Metro shows in Sydney on Sat 25th and Sun 26th, however there aren’t many left for the Saturday night.

Book online at www.metrotheatre.com.au.




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