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More FM and Frontier Touring have officially announced they are promoting the forthcoming Ed Sheeran NZ tour in both Auckland and Dunedin. Sheeran returns in March and April 2018.
He starts with three shows at Mt Smart, Auckland from Sat 24 March, Sun 25 March and Mon 26 March. Special guest is Drax Project.
They move down to Dunedin for three shows on Thurs 29 March, Sat 31 March, and Sun 1 April at the indoor Forsyth Stadium. Special guest Six60.
Ed Sheeran was born in Halifax, West Yorkshire, in England. He began playing guitar at a young age and was advised to write his own music. He attended the Academy of Contemporary Music as an 18-year-old in 2009.
The Dunedin leg of the New Zealand tour has been promoted by a controversial mural on the wall of a former Dunedin nightclub. The mural artist, local Tyler Kennedy Stent, a great fan of Ed Sheeran won't be attending any of the three local shows. The controversial mural is one of many he is planning to promote Dunedin as a place to come to and perform in. He is also planning a mural of popular NZ prime minister, Jacinda Adern.