Little Wise is excited to announce …
‘Rhythms Magazine Proudly Presents: Tasmania Winter Sojourn Tour’ this July.
Melbourne songwriter Little Wise, AKA Sophie Klein, will be bringing her band
across the Bass Strait for a run of Wintery shows at some of Tasmania’s
best venues in Launceston, Sheffield, Bridport and Hobart.
Fresh off her recent Melbourne show highlights including a residency at
The Retreat and launches at Bella Union, Some Velvet Morning and
Northcote Social Club, Little Wise is in fine form and ready to share her
infectious tunes with Tasmanian audiences. Her conversational lyrics and
gentle rolling rhythms combine classic storytelling with a contemporary
style, making her a darling of Australia’s thriving folk and Americana
Little Wise will be road-testing brand new material yet to be recorded,
plus playing songs off the recent LP ‘Silver Birch’ (’16) and other back
catalogue favourites from her earlier EPs ‘Sweet Rain Falling’ (’14) and
‘Moments of Clarity’ (’12). ‘Silver Birch’ has been heralded as “sweetly
emotive and unmistakably thoughtful” (Happy Magazine). This collection
of exquisitely crafted songs explores Klein’s story in a deeply personal
and honest way. The album won ‘Best Debut Release’ in the Rhythms
Magazine Writers’ Poll, received national airplay on triple j, ABC Radio
National and Double J and is prized by community broadcasters.
Backing Little Wise onstage is her charismatic live band, featuring
adored songwriter Rosie Burgess moonlighting on bass guitar, while
Pam Zaharias brings her distinctive drumming to lift the music to even
In celebration of the upcoming tour, Little Wise has treated her fans to
electrifying live video-footage from her Melbourne album Launch at Bella
Don’t miss Little Wise on the road in our Southern State this winter.
Thurs 6th JULY – WHEN SHE BELIEVES, WINTER SESSIONS – Launceston TAS
Showcasing Tasmania’s Finest Female Musicians.
With Bianca Jagoe, Denni Sulzberger
Saint John Craft Beer- 133 St John St. 7.30pm. Tickets $5 on the door.
Fri 7th JULY – Mountain Mumma – Sheffield TAS
60 Main Street – Dinner & Show. Bookings & enquiries- call 0400 467 317.
Sat 8th JULY – PLATYPUS PARK (House Concert), Bridport TAS
20 Ada St. Bookings: Gina 63561873. BYO snacks/lunch. Drinks on sale. 2-4pm
Sun 9th JULY – REPUBLIC BAR, Hobart
with Susannah Coleman-Brown
299 Elizabeth St, North Hobart. 2.30pm – Free entry