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NAKED CITY – BEYOND THE VALLEY OF THE DOLLS

In the early days of Australian television during the late 1950s, Sydney had Desmond Tester, the Cabbage Quiz and Captain Fortune – Melbourne had the Tarax Show with Happy Hammond, Princess Panda and Gerry Gee. Of all the various early children’s favourites only one would ever achieve national celebrity at the time - and that […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney’s Live Music Guide Jan 25

Bambula: Bambula means many things. It signifies a ceremonial ground, a sacred site, and the place from which things originate. With Bambula, Paul Grabowsky has reduced the sonic palette down to essentials. The haunting voice of Daniel Wilfred, the masterful yidaki playing of David Wilfred, and Grabowsky on his “existential mirror”, the piano. Thu, Jan […]

NAKED CITY – SYDNEY OR THE BUSH? – ALL ROADS LEAD TO CARINDA

We are all familiar with the flood of festivals that dominate the local calendar from the multimillion dollar Sydney Festival to the smaller well-funded suburban affairs. But what if you are a tiny NSW outback town with a population of around 40, a minuscule budget compared to the city folks and very little infrastructure. Would you ever […]

Mayhem At The Basement – an extraordinary book launch with Jeff Duff

Jeff Duff is arguably one of the greatest performers Australia has produced. His musical prowess and flamboyant, androgynous performances have been making waves since performing with his band Kush in the early 1970’s, and nowadays he says he is busier than he’s ever been – whether releasing his 30th album, touring sell-out David Bowie tribute shows, […]

Naked City: Duffo’s riotous behaviour!

  Singer Jeff Duff has long been one of this country’s most enduring and dynamic performers with a career that spans a broad church of musical genres – from glamour punk, through swinging jazz, to contemporary soulful rock. He is also one of the most liked and respected with a warmth and good humour on […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney Live Music Guide May 15th

  Jeff Duff: With the backing of Bowie's official online presence, this Australian muso will be performing all of the notable hits from an iconic career. Duff has performed David Bowie songs frequently over his career and will be bringing hits such as Space Oddity, Lets Dance, China Girl, Changes as well as the legendary […]

ZIGGY – THE SONGS OF DAVID BOWIE

David Bowie fans – get ready to be blown away by Ziggy - The Songs of David Bowie. Acclaimed recording and rock vocalist Jeff Duff returns in this exciting new show joined by soloist Steve Balbi (ex-songwriter for Noiseworks) and Brydon Stace (ex-lead vocalist INXS). The Ziggy Band boasts the talents of Barnsey, Kate Ceberano, […]