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Art Attack – Mish Shell

Sydneysiders have three fantastic opportunities this week to catch the wonderfully talented Fish Shell performing at various venues throughout the city. Mish is a multi instrumentalist musician, inspired by her love of poetry and passion towards the overall wellbeing of life upon the planet. Her multi-cultural roots have endowed her soulful voice with the ability […]

THE NAKED CITY – INDIE VENUES ON THE RISE!

During the 1970s in Sydney, the live music scene gathered momentum in numerous pubs and large licensed clubs. There were some smaller independent venues around but they often found it difficult to compete with the financial clout of the larger operators. For the pubs and clubs, promoting live music was a lucrative means of attracting […]

Foundry616 Third Anniversary

In the time since Foundry616 first opened its doors in 2013, the jazz club has fostered a significant number of burgeoning young Australian talent whilst also growing the reputation of the club within the scene to the point where it is now considered a cornerstone of Sydney’s jazz music scene. For founder Peter Rechniewsk, opening […]

THE NAKED CITY – ANATOMY OF A JAZZ CLUB – FOUNDRY616

Throughout the world jazz is performed in many different venues – from concert halls to large outdoor festivals, however the ‘jazz club’ with all its character and intimacy remains the favourite home of the genre. Whether it’s the Village Vanguard in New York, Ronnie Scott’s in London or the Jazz Showcase in Chicago, great international […]