Saw Doctors to embark on Australian tour

In March, The Saw Doctors will travel down under for their first tour of Australia in seventeen years

The band's tour will start at the Fly by Night Club in Perth on Thursday March 4, and finish up at the Hi Fi Club in Brisbane on March 19.

One of the highlights of the band's Australian tour will be their Sydney show at The Metro on St. Patrick's Day, Wednesday March 17.

The band has been invited to play the Port Fairy Festival in Victoria on Saturday March 6 and Sunday March 7.

Back on Irish soil, The Saw Doctors' new compilation CD, To Win Just Once..The Best of The Saw Doctors, has just gone Platinum in Ireland, following its release last October by Universal Music Ireland.

The Saw Doctors - Australian Tour - March 2010:

Thursday March 4


Saturday March 6

Sunday March 7



Tuesday March 9


Thursday March 11


Friday March 12


Sunday March 14,


Tuesday March 16


Wednesday March 17


Friday March 19



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