SPONSORED POST: 'Sneakers Would' Pop-Up Gigs To Feature The Vines, Remi, More

9 October 2014 | 4:14 pm | Staff Writer

Now you just have to find the tickets

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Today, Converse Australia announces SNEAKERS WOULD – a multi-city series of provocative opportunities across Australia and New Zealand, designed to encourage creative spirits to cast aside their inhibitions and choose an exciting, spur of the moment path.
Launching in Melbourne on October 22, SNEAKERS WOULD is directly inspired by the rebellious ethos of the Chuck Taylor All Star, and the series will show up unpredictably in Melbourne, Sydney, Auckland and Wellington throughout the months of October and November.
Converse continues its on-going commitment to music by hosting a series of free live music shows beginning in Melbourne on October 22, featuring Australian rock favourites The Vines, supported by Bloods. On October 23 the series will move to Sydney with a co-headlined show with up and coming artists Remi and Collarbones. The series will then travel to New Zealand in November with fresh line-up of artists.
Timed against the launch of the Fall 2014 Converse All Star sneaker collection, SNEAKERS WOULD will be brought to life through a series of exclusive music gigs where tickets can be found on a variety mediums offering impulsive, “now-or-never” opportunities in their cities.
Tickets cannot be purchased; instead, Converse fans will find ticket offers in unexpected places and receive spur-of-the-moment invitations to drop what they’re doing to attend these one-of-a-kind live shows. The opportunity could strike at any time with a clear choice - act spontaneously and live in the moment like a sneaker or carry on as normal like a shoe.
SNEAKERS WOULD is inspired by the Fall 2014 Converse All Star sneaker collection,which incorporates zipper detailing to create a stylish looks perfect for the changing fall season. Distressed washes, premium grade canvas, twill and burnished suede combine with subtle embroidery and contemporary graphic prints to create a modern collection that is fashioned through a vintage-inspired lens.
For further information on SNEAKERS WOULD or the Fall 2014 Converse All Star collection please visit: sneakerswould.converse.com.au or use #sneakerswould.