It has been recognised by critics as one of the greatest albums ever made, and now some of Australia's great musicians will perform The Beatles' Abbey Road in its entirety in the Illawarra.
Wollongong, Newcastle and the Gold Coast have just been added to the August touring schedule for ARC - who comprise of Kram (Spiderbait), Mark Wilson (Jet), Davey Lane (You Am I) and Darren Middleton (Powderfinger).
Abbey Road was the eleventh studio album by The Beatles, released on September 26 in 1969 by Apple Records. It was an immediate commercial success reaching #1 in the UK and US.
It spent 81 weeks on the UK albums chart, 12 weeks at #1 on the Billboard chart and was certified 12-times platinum by the RIAA in 2001, selling in excess of 31 million copies.
The album's iconic cover features the fab four walking across a zebra crossing outside Abbey Road Studios. The record includes hits like Come Together, Something, Octopus' Garden, Because and Here Comes The Sun.
Joining ARC on stage with bee Linda Bull, Brett Wolfenden, James Fleming and Ash Naylor.
All new dates announced include The Star on the Gold Coast on Saturday August 17, Newcastle's NEX on Thursday August 22 and Anita's Theatre, Wollongong on Friday August 23.
Other dates also include Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney.
Live Nation pre-sale tickets for the Thirroul show are from 10am Monday April 15. General public tickets are on sale 11am Wednesday April 17.
For more details visit www.livenation.com.au