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Party with The Ocean Party on new album Light Weight and massive national tour

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The Ocean Party have just dropped the news that they will be releasing their fifth album in three years, Light Weight, as well as announcing a huge 26-show national tour that will kick off on August 28 and see them through until mid-November. Light Weight will be released on October 9 through Spunk Records, and was recorded with Melbourne producer John Lee.

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So far they have released one single off the album, Guess Work, which was the first time the band had recorded in a studio. The Light Weight tour will kick off in Melbourne, and aside from their headline shows, will see the boys playing the Rice is Nice vs. Spunk BIGSOUND pre-party, as well as BIGSOUND.

Friday, 28th August – Supporting Teeth & Tongue, Estonian House, Melbourne
Sunday, 6th September – King Street Crawl, Newtown Social Club, Sydney
Tuesday, 8th September – Spunk & Rice Is Nice BIGSOUND pre-party, Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane
Wednesday, 9th and Thursday, 10th September – BIGSOUND, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane
Saturday, 12th September – Foundry, Brisbane
Saturday, 3rd October – The Loft, Warrnambool
Thursday, 8th October – The Phoenix, Canberra
Friday, 9th October – Vic On The Park, Sydney
Saturday, 10th October – Treehouse, Byron Bay
Sunday, 11th October – See Space, Lismore
Tuesday, 13th October – Caffiend, Cairns
Wednesday, 14th October – Rec Room, Townsville
Thursday, 15th October – The Workshop, Rockhampton
Friday, 16th October – The Spotted Cow, Toowoomba
Saturday, 17th October – Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane
Sunday, 18th October – The Time Machine, Nambour
Thursday, 22nd October – Finbox, Wollongong
Friday, 23rd October – Thyme To Taste, Yass
Saturday, 24th October – The Tote, Melbourne
Sunday, 25th October – Birdhouse, Wagga Wagga
Friday, 30th October – The Eastern, Ballarat
Saturday, 31st October – The Metro, Adelaide
Friday, 6th November – The Bird, Perth
Sunday, 8th November – The Newport, Fremantle
Saturday, 14th November – The Brisbane Hotel, Hobart
Sunday, 15th November – Fresh Cafe, Launceston

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August 14, 2015

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