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LIVE WIRE – Sydney’s Live Music Guide Mar 9

Shag Rock: The end to 2016 was amazing for Shag Rock with their single "Sunbleached Girl" picking up over 250,000 Spotify streams and becoming a pre-party anthem for youngsters all over the globe. Now the Brisbane four piece are continuing their momentum into 2017 with the release of a new record, a rowdy new video and a tour stop in […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney’s Live Music Guide Mar 2

Les Poules a Colin: Raised behind the scenes at folk festivals, this band learned their craft at kitchen parties amongst some of Quebec's finest traditional musicians in a region famous for its living heritage. Despite their young age the band have been together for nearly eight years, performing a seamless blend of their strong folk […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney’s Live Music Guide Feb 23

Jazz Is Dead: Three exciting young combos, all pushing the boundaries of the broad genre of jazz, return to Venue 505 tonight. The three exciting artists are Oliver Thorpe, Scoredatura and AKA Baz. Thu, Feb 23, Venue 505 Dragon & Mi-Sex: Two of NZ's greatest rock bands, Dragon and Mi-Sex are set to co-headline a […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney’s Live Music Guide Feb 16

Mikado’s Final Live At The Sly: After nearly two years of running the successful live music showcase night Live At The Sly at the Slyfox, Enmore, Mikado is hosting its FINAL tonight. To commemorate their time championing indie music, tonight's show will feature Midnight Tea Party, Inés, La Tarantella and Fat Yahooza during the free […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney’s Live Music Guide Feb 9

While She Sleeps: This UK band has made the long arduous journey down under for a run of dates alongside Bring Me The Horizon. But why just stop there? For Aussie fans they’ve added a special mini-tour of their own which arrives in Sydney tonight. Thu, Feb 9, Newtown Social Club Kasey Chambers: Following the […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney’s Live Music Guide Feb 2

Tycho: Tycho’s meticulously crafted electronic music is equally suited to headphones, a blissed-out festival setting or the dancefloor. Performed live by Scott Hansen and his three band members, this show will be an audio/visual stand-out of the summer. Thu, Feb 2, Metro Theatre White Lung: Sonically frenetic, White Lung deftly defy genre definitions. Sitting proudly on one side of the […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney’s Live Music Guide Jan 26

Tinpan Orange: After swaying crowds all over Europe supporting The Cat Empire, the critically acclaimed Melbourne indie-folk trio featuring siblings Emily and Jesse Lubitz, along with Alex Burkoy, arrive home with a new single and special Australia Day show. Thu, Jan 26, The Rocks Australia Day Festival The Front Bottoms: The unbridled energy and sheer […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney’s Live Music Guide Jan 19

London Klezmer Quartet: After a phenomenal performance last week at the Illawarra Folk festival, this four-piece group bring their classical artistry to Sydney. The group was first formed in London in 2009 by Llana Cravitz (violin), Susie Evans (clarinet), Carol Isaacs (accordion) and Indra Buraczewska (double bass & vocals) because of their shared passion for […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney’s Live Music Guide Jan 12

William Crighton: For the past year Crighton has been traversing the continent, travelling to WA for Blues in the Bush and Wave Rock Weekender, amongst other festival spots on the East Coast, and playing to full rooms at his own shows whilst also being listed as one of Australia's hottest rising stars in Rolling Stone. […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney’s Live Music Guide Jan 5

The Outside Track: The five members of this band are all united by a mutual love of traditional music whilst still trying to create new music off of this foundation. Using fiddle, accordion, harp, guitar, flute, step-dance and vocals, these five virtuosos blend boundless energy with unmistakable gusto. Thu, Jan 5, Camelot Lounge Catfish & […]