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LIVE WIRE – Sydney’s Live Music Guide September 18th

  Highasakite: This Norwegian five-piece band will be making their debut trip down under with a show at The Oxford Art Factory. The band has been getting some favourable attention and airtime on Triple J with their single Since Last Wednesday. They combine soaring vocals from lead singer Ingrid Helene Håvik (who has been likened […]

GIG REVIEW – John Newman: May 1 at The Hi-Fi

From their opening instrumentation, Melbourne nine-piece Saskwatch make use of their half-an-hour opening set with unmatchable energy. Lead singer Nkechi Anele, whose stellar vocals could pitch her alongside all manner of divas, doesn’t give in as she storms through gems from their album Nose Dive. However, nothing can compare to their live rendition of A […]

SASKWATCH

It’s fair to say that in the eyes of the world, Sydney would be the unofficial capital city of Australia. However, no amount of sail-shaped buildings or curvaceous bridges can counteract the musical might that has risen out of Melbourne for the best part of this year. The nine members of soul spinners Saskwatch are […]