Marlon Williams is touring Australia solo for the first time in a decade this June

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Marlon Williams is touring Australia solo for the first time in a decade this June

Marlon Williams
Words by Staff Writer

New Zealand’s Marlon Williams possesses one of the greatest voices you're likely to hear.

His effortlessly distinctive tone and heartstring-plucking vibrato have garnered widespread love around the world.

Williams draws on folk and country traditions – often compared to Leonard Cohen, Roy Orbison and Elvis – but what makes Williams so special is his unique ability to traverse genres on both his award-winning records and in his famously captivating live shows.

An Evening With Marlon Williams

  • Thursday 20 & Friday 21 June 2024 7.30pm
  • Elisabeth Murdoch Hall, Melbourne Recital Centre
  • Tickets here

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This has led Williams around the world in recent years, appearing on Conan, Jools Holland, a film role in A Star Is Born, tours with Bruce Springsteen, The Eagles and Florence + The Machine, and duets with Lorde, Courtney Barnett, and Brandi Carlile.

An Evening With Marlon Williams is Williams’ first Australian solo tour in nearly 10 years, and it captures his most loved songs, new material, and both original and traditional Māori Waiata.

Don’t miss this opportunity to experience a once-in-a-generation talent and his transcendent voice live and intimate in one of the world’s greatest music venues specially designed for remarkable artistry like Marlon Williams’ to soar.

Tickets here.