Melbourne-based, worldwide-beloved, twice-Grammy-nominated Hiatus Kaiyote returns in 2021 with their new album Mood Valiant and to celebrate, the band are going on tour. 

Due to current border restrictions, the Hiatus Kaiyote – ‘Mood Valiant’ Tour is being rescheduled. Hang onto your tickets!

Comprised of Nai Palm (guitar, vocals), Paul Bender (bass), Simon Mavin (keys), and Perrin Moss (drums), Hiatus Kaiyote broke internationally in 2012 with their first LP, Tawk Tomahawk, which was praised by simpatico musical travelers from Erykah Badu to Questlove to Prince, and embraced by DJs like the BBC’s Gilles Peterson, DJ Jazzy Jeff and Anthony Valadez (KCRW/Morning Becomes Eclectic). Their first R&B Grammy nomination, for their song “Nakamarra,” was followed by a second for “Breathing Underwater,” from their sophomore album, 2015’s Choose Your Weapon

Playing at some of the most beloved venues in Melbourne, Newcastle, Sydney, Canberra, Perth, Adelaide, Hobart and Brisbane.


Wednesday 15 December – Cambridge Hotel, Newcastle

Friday 17 December – UC Refectory, Canberra

Saturday 18 December – Enmore Theatre, Sydney

Tuesday 18 January – The Forum, Melbourne

Wednesday 19 January – The Forum, Melbourne

Saturday 22 January – The Tivoli, Brisbane

Saturday 5 February – Odeon Theatre, Hobart

Wednesday 23 February  – Astor Theatre, Perth

Thursday 24 February – Lion Arts Factory, Adelaide

Friday 25 February – Lion Arts Factory, Adelaide

Tickets available

Hiatus Kaiyote | Newcastle December 15, 2021 Cambridge Hotel Buy tickets
Hiatus Kaiyote | Canberra December 17, 2021 UC Refrctory Buy tickets
Hiatus Kaiyote | Sydney December 18, 2021 Enmore Theatre Buy tickets
Hiatus Kaiyote | Melbourne January 18, 2022 The Forum Buy tickets
Hiatus Kaiyote | Melbourne January 19, 2022 The Forum Buy tickets
Hiatus Kaiyote | Brisbane January 22, 2022 Tivoli Buy tickets
Hiatus Kaiyote | Hobart February 5, 2022 Odeon Theatre Buy tickets
Hiatus Kaiyote | Wellington February 11, 2022 Opera House Buy tickets
Hiatus Kaiyote | Auckland February 12, 2022 Powerstation Buy tickets
Hiatus Kaiyote | Perth February 23, 2022 Astor Theatre Buy tickets
Hiatus Kaiyote | Adelaide February 24, 2022 Lion Arts Factory Buy tickets
Hiatus Kaiyote | Adelaide February 25, 2022 Lion Arts Factory Buy tickets