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LIVE WIRE – Sydney’s Live Music Guide Mar 8

Abbe May: Acclaimed singer-songwriter and guitarist Abbe May will be arriving in Sydney tonight to support and celebrate her long-awaited album Fruit. Since coming out earlier this year Fruit is May’s most open and honest offering from the previously guarded songstress.

Thu, Mar 8, Lansdowne Hotel

Shaun Kirk: Following the recent success of his Australian Midnight in Motion tour which saw award winning blues/soul troubadour Shaun Kirk selling out numerous headline shows across the country; the one man dynamo is set to return to Sydney tomorrow.

Fri, Mar 9, The Newsagency

Incubus: Return to Australia for their first headline tour in six years. Saturday will be the first chance for fans to hear new tracks like Nimble Bastard and Glitterbomb from their aptly titled eighth studio album, 8. As well as a plethora of hits from their expansive back catalogue spanning the past 20 years.

Sat, Mar 10, Hordern Pavilion

The Black Angels: Austin, Texas experimental rock majesties The Black Angels will return to our city this weekend. Much loved locally for their commitment to balancing psych-rock with rock’n’roll dedication and fearless experimentation, the quintet will be drawing on their fifth studio album Death Song.

Sat, Mar 10, Max Watts

Jose Carbo Trio: In a unique and exciting collaboration, Australia’s premier baritone José Carbó joins forces with spectacular emerging classical guitarists Andrew Blanch and Ariel Nurhadi to form The José Carbó Trio. Their debut recital L’Heure Exquise (The Exquisite Hour), named after Reynaldo Hahn’s masterpiece, features music by Schubert, Faure, Debussy, Verdi and more, reimagined by the trio for the colourful and original musical setting of voice and two guitars.

Sun, Mar 11, Independent Theatre

Lani: This high achieving young ANU student is the rising star of the ANU Music Faculty. Lani is an exceptional Jazz singer and composer, who sings and composes in both English and French. With offers for further study in the United States later in the year, Lani is at the beginning of an exciting international career in the Jazz music industry so see her now before she explodes.

Tue, Mar 13, Lazybones Lounge

Havana Meets Kingston: The 15 piece supergroup is bringing audiences the very best of roots reggae, dub and dancehall together with the sublime sounds of son, salsa and rumba.

Wed, Mar 14, Enmore Theatre