Your guide to events in Nelson, New Zealand
Saturday 26th October 2019
Hailing from Auckland and now based in Melbourne, Skyscraper Stan is turning heads on the indie alt-country music scene.
Skyscraper Stan Woodhouse is a singer songwriter lauded for his observational lyricism – a cocktail of wit and grit delivered in a smooth and versatile baritone. Together with his touring band The Commission Flats, they are celebrated as one of Melbourne’s most dynamic live acts.
With their second studio album, Golden Boy Vol. I and II, hot off the press, Skyscraper Stan brings his swag of stories full of drifters and grifters, sunburnt cul-de-sacs and dirty inner-city intersections.
“One part Nick Cave, two parts Hank Williams.” SUNDAY STAR TIMES
“Skyscraper Stan Woodhouse is a revelation.” SYDNEY MORNING HERALD
“Inspiration, talent and a singular musical vision.” NEW ZEALAND MUSIC MAGAZINE
COME EARLY FOR A FREE HOTHOUSE GRANARY GIG: 6.30pm Sun City Soul
Presented by Nelson Arts Festival
Proudly supported by Pomeroy's
8pm; 110 mins, inc. interval
Nelson & suburbs
Mainstage at Founders Heritage Park
Founders Heritage Park,
87 Atawhai Drive
Full $46, Senior $41, Under 19 $25, Group of 6+ $41pp (plus TicketDirect service fee)
Tickets from Theatre Royal, Nelson i-SITE, Richmond Mall Info Desk, all TicketDirect outlets ph. 03 548 3840, ext 1; 0800 224 224.