April 6, 2009 13:02

Simon and Garfunkel announce new tour

Duo will kick things off in New Zealand

Simon and Garfunkel announce new tour
Simon and Garfunkel have announced some shows in New Zealand and Australia.

As previously reported the two-piece confirmed they would be reuniting again earlier this year when Paul Simon played a solo show in New York and Art Garfunkel joined him on stage.

They last reunited for a tour in 2003 – the first time they had played together in 20 years.

The pair will kick the tour off with a gig in Auckland on June 13.

They will then travel over to Australia for seven gigs, starting on June 17 in Brisbane, and concluding on July 2 in Perth.

Simon and Garfunkel play the following dates:

Auckland Vector Arena (June 13)
Brisbane Entertainment Centre (17)
Sydney Acer Arena (20, 21)
Melbourne Rod Laver Arena (25, 26)
Adelaide Entertainment Centre (30)
Perth Burswood Dome (July 2)

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