Archie Roach.ARCHIE Roach will begin his upcoming tour in Newcastle, looking back on the album that began his illustrious career.
The roots legend will kick off the Back to Charcoal Lane dates at the Cambridge Hotel before playing the Sydney Opera House, Adelaide, Fremantle in Western Australia and a pair of Victorian shows.
Roach is back on the road ahead of the November 6 release of a remastered version of his album Charcoal Lane expanded to include covers by artists including Paul Kelly, Gurrumul, Courtney Barnett,Dan Sultan and rapperBriggs.
The album, co-produced by Paul Kelly and Steve Connolly, won Roach two ARIA awards and a Human Rights Achievement Award for Took the Children Away, a song written about his own experience as a member of the Stolen Generations.
Archie Roach will play the Cambridge Hotel with Frank Yamma on November 21.
Tickets are $34.70 plus booking fee and available through Bigtix.