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Joan As Police Woman Live in Concert

Influential New York musician Joan As Police Woman (Joan Wasser) returns to New Zealand in June 2022.

10 June 2022

08:00pm - 10:00pm


Old St Paul's

34 Mulgrave Street
Wellington 6011

+64 4 473 6722

Despite lockdowns and live music grinding to a halt worldwide over the past two years, Wasser has been prolific, releasing three albums since her 2019 Joanthology New Zealand tour, namely: The Solution Is Restless (November 2021), Live (2021) and Cover Two (2020).

Alongside consistent touring and album making, she has worked with a staggering array of co-collaborators, including Tony Allen, Damon Albarn, Lou Reed, Beck, Lloyd Cole, Afel Bocoum, Meshell Ndegeocello, Toshi Reagon, David Sylvian, Benjamin Lazar Davis, Sparklehorse, Laurie Anderson, Sufjan Stevens, John Cale, Aldous Harding, Woodkid, Justin Vivian Bond, RZA, Norah Jones, Lau, Doveman, Rufus Wainwright and Daniel Johnston.

The Times – ‘The coolest woman in pop’ // Uncut – ‘This is breathtakingly good music’ // Mojo – ‘Full of meditative beauty … ravishing and lovelorn’ // Sunday Times – ‘Sensational’ // The Guardian – ‘A voice so wondrous and moving that it makes everyone else’s seem ordinary and mundane’ // Q – ‘Beautiful’

Tickets available at Undertheradar.

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