FourPlay String Quartet — new music like no other
Welcome to the official website of the electric string quartet FourPlay, based in Sydney, Australia.
FourPlay with Neil Gaiman and Eddie Campbell — soon to take over the world!
This June & July, FourPlay will be joined by author Neil Gaiman and artist Eddie Campbell on a whirlwind international tour at some amazing venues, performing their collaborative work The Truth is a Cave in the Black Mountains, first premiered at the Graphic Festival at the Sydney Opera House.
We have now announced:
Wed 25 June — The Warfield Theatre, San Francisco.
Fri 27 June — Carnegie Hall, New York City.
Fri 4 July, Sat 5 July — The Barbican Centre, London.
Sun 6 July — Usher Hall, Edinburgh.
The work was also recorded at Studios 301 in Sydney with Neil Gaiman, and will be released on CD and digital in conjunction with this tour, along with a beautiful book designed and illustrated by Eddie Campbell.
New album coming soon!
We have written an entire new album's worth of original material, spanning the usual gamut of styles & genres, and are touring Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne and nearby areas in February as a warm-up for our March recording dates. See gig guide. Expect a new album in the 3rd quarter of 2014!