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LIVE WIRE – Sydney Live Music Guide October 11th

The Eastern From across the Tasman hail the mesmerising country music trio The Eastern. The group has had the privilege of playing with Justin Townes Earle, Fleetwood Mac, Jimmy Barnes and Steve Earle amongst others and their latest album Hope & Wire went to number one on the NZ country charts and 11th on the NZ […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney Live Music Guide October 4th

Dappled Cities: The Sydney indie-rock favourites return with record number four: Lake Air, their first release since 2009's successful outing Zounds. After smashing Aussie charts and earning big reviews for the last album, the group tirelessly toured Europe and America with The Fratellis, Silverchair and Modest Mouse, and the upcoming tour is Dappled Cities' first […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney Live Music Guide September 27th

Fear Factory: Industrial metal gods and oft-frequenters of Australian shores – Fear Factory– return with a brand new album of premeditated carnage: The Industrialist. Inspired by Ministry and a precursor to groups such as Disturbed, Coal Chamber and Static-X, the band has been together since 1989, releasing eight studio albums, touring global festivals and have received […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney Live Music Guide September 20th

Thursday September 20th Adelaide hard rockers The Angels return to celebrate the release of their long awaited new album Take It To The Streets. The influential group that started some 40 years ago will be playing material from their newest record, as well as a whole host of classics such as No Secrets and Am […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney Live Music Guide September 13th

This Thursday September 13th at the Standard, funk/soul collective Sola Rosa will be performing in order to promote their newest album Low and Behold, High and Beyond. The group, while a musical four piece, are joined onstage by five vocalists all with their own distinct and individual styles giving this act a high voltage live […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney Live Music Guide September 6th

This Thursday September 6th local electronic trio Seekae will be previewing new material they've been working on at the Basement. Since the release of their second album +Dome last year Seekae have toured Europe, the US and Japan- and perhaps most significantly- were one of only two Australian acts to feature at this year's Vivid […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney Live Music Guide August 30th

This Thursday August 30th Melbourne six piece Alpine will be launching their aptly titled debut album A Is For Alpine at the Oxford Art Factory. The album is a collection of indie-pop numbers characterised by head-nodding beats, crispy guitarwork and the angelic vocals of dual front women Phoebe Baker and Lou James. Tickets to the […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney Live Music Guide August 23rd

This Thursday 23rd August local reggae/funk/rock/jazz virtuoso group The Subterraneans are making a one-off appearance at Blue Beat and they'll be joined on the night by Rai Thistlethwayte, frontman of Thirsty Merc and the Sonic Mayhem Orchestra Horns. This event, that'll feature over ten of perhaps the best local musicians, is going to feature some […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney Live Music Guide August 16th

This Thursday August 16th Melbourne's self-proclaimed 'neo folk pop' singer/songwritert will be performing at Goodgod Small Club in honour of her latest single Stop Pulling The String which appears on her upcoming debut LP You Go Your Way, I'll Go Mine. This follows the first single Fighting Kind which was released back in April to […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney Live Music Guide August 10th

This Friday August 10th Sydney's greatest musical mischief-makers Bluejuice are embarking on a 13 date university tour to promote their latest album Company! and their home town show will take place at the UTS Glasshouse. The group fronted my pranksters Jake and Stav have been wowing audiences with their electric stage shows and general madcap […]