Electro pioneers The Avalanches have announced an Australian tour to follow their Falls Festival appearance over New Years.

The group will pass through Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney in January, in their first headline shows in more than a decade.

The tour follows the release of Wildfire, their first new material in 16 years. The band will be supported by Bad//Dreems in Adelaide and Grandmaster Flash in Melbourne and Sydney.

Pre-sale tickets are available at 11am on September 22 until 8am on September 23 (unless sold out earlier). Tickets go on sale to the general public at 9am September 23. Buy them here

Tue 3 Jan – Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne with special guest Grandmaster Flash
Thu 5 Jan – Enmore Theatre, Sydney with special guest Grandmaster Flash
Sat 7 Jan – Thebarton Theatre, Adelaide with special guests Bad//Dreems