Emma Dilemma Joins Kiwi Band Tadpole + Releases Cover of Their Hit Song ‘Alright’

  • Emma Dilemma Joins Kiwi Band Tadpole + Releases Cover of Their Hit Song ‘Alright’
Emma Dilemma Joins Kiwi Band Tadpole + Releases Cover of Their Hit Song ‘Alright’

Emma Dilemma Joins Kiwi Band Tadpole + Releases Cover of Their Hit Song ‘Alright’

Iconic Kiwi rock band, Tadpole, welcomes Emma Dilemma as new frontperson for their winter tour with Devilskin. To celebrate, Emma Dilemma releases cover version of their hit, ‘Alright‘.

Get ready to rock, because Tadpole, the legendary Kiwi rock sensation, is gearing up for an electrifying winter tour with a fresh face leading the charge. Emma Dilemma, the rising star with a voice that demands attention, is set to take center stage as Tadpole’s new frontperson.

Tadpole’s return to the spotlight has been eagerly awaited by fans, with rumours running high since the re-release of the bands’ debut The Buddhafinger album on vinyl in 2023. Now in 2024, as the triple platinum-selling band celebrates the 21st anniversary and vinyl release of The Medusa album, they’re ready to deliver unforgettable performances that will reignite the passion of rock music lovers across New Zealand.

With a voice that captivates and a stage presence that commands attention, Emma is poised to carry on Tadpole’s legacy with grace and power. Her unique blend of rock, pop, and hip hop influences promises to breathe new life into Tadpole’s classic hits while staying true to the band’s iconic sound.

“I’m beyond excited to join forces with Tadpole and hit the road this winter,” says Emma. “To be entrusted with carrying on the legacy of such an iconic band is an honour, and I can’t wait to share the stage with my incredibly talented bandmates and rock out with fans across the country.”

In celebration of this iconic team-up, Emma Dilemma has also dropped a new song today; a cover of Tadpole’s ‘Alright‘ produced by Emma and The Response (Victoria & Andrew Knopp).

Emma’s addition to the lineup will certainly pique fans’ interests, who are no doubt eager to experience Tadpole’s timeless hits like ‘For Me‘, ‘Backdoor‘, ‘Alright‘, and ‘Nothing New‘ performed live once again. With Emma’s powerhouse vocals and Tadpole’s signature sound, this tour promises to be an unforgettable celebration of rock music.

Joining Emma Dilemma on stage are Tadpole’s seasoned musicians, including guitarist Chris Yong, drummer Dino Lawton, bassist Shannon Brown, and DJ Kritikl on the turntables. Together, they’re ready to deliver a series of high-energy performances that will leave audiences wanting more.

Tickets for Tadpole + Emma Dilemma’s winter tour with Devilskin are expected to sell out quickly, so fans are encouraged to secure theirs early. Don’t miss your chance to witness the iconic Kiwi rock band alongside their dynamic new frontperson as they take the stage by storm.

Tadpole Winter Tour with Devilskin and Skinny Hobos

Thursday 30 May – ILT Stadium, *Invercargill
Friday 31 May – Athenaeum Hall, Arrowtown
Saturday 1 June – Union Hall, Dunedin
Saturday 8 June – Town Hall, **Christchurch
Thursday 13 June – The Hunter Lounge, Wellington
Friday 14 June – Fly Palmy Arena, Palmerston North
Saturday 15 June – Toitoi – Opera House, Hastings
Friday 21 June – The Factory, Hamilton
Saturday 22 June – The Mayfair, New Plymouth
Thursday 27 June – Stadium Lounge, Mt Maunganui
Friday 28 June – Paraoa Brewing, Whangaparaoa
Saturday 29 June – Powerstation, ***Auckland


*Invercargill @FLICKET; **Christchurch @TICKETEK; ***Auckland @AAA TICKETING

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