Category Archives: July 2014

Live Review | Jeff Lang @ Thornbury Theatre, Victoria – July 5, 2014

Review by Ben Connolly
jeff langThere are moments in almost every Jeff Lang gig which absolutely grab you in the guts. Often it’s while the “disturbed folk” progenitor is wrangling an impossible guitar lick to within an inch of its life; sometimes it’s when he’s fiercely locking into a groove with his long-term collaborator Danny McKenna and sailing on the precipice; others it’s when the starkly rich lyrics arrests you in your tracks.
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Exhibition | “The ACCREDITED” – Group Exhibition by Sydney’s dirtiest live events photographers | July 30 – August 10, 2014

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“The ACCREDITED” brought to you by Young Henrys

Curated by Onur Karaozbek, Rohan Anderson and Kierra Thorn

Also featuring: Toby Taylor, Alicia Stephenson, Brandon Voight, Andrew Pittman, Ben Hosking, Gwendolyn Lee, Anette Geneva, Clinton Bryant, Pete Coates, Liam Cameron, Nick Lalak, Jared Leibowitz, Dan Turner, Kevin Bull, Rhiannon Hopley, Cameron D’Antone and Mick Goddard.
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LUNATICS ON POGOSTICKS Announce New EP + Tour Dates – September 2014

Teen rapscallions Lunatics On Pogosticks announce the release of a new EP, ‘Slug Cat and Snail Dog’ via themusicconnection label / MGM on Friday 11th July 2014. In support of the release, the grunge trio will head out on a tour of the East Coast this September.

After two years, two EP’s, a smattering of singles and a handful of house parties the band took out the 2013 Unearthed High Competition with their stomping single ‘Picasso’s Saddest Love’, hand picked by Triple j (over 900 other Aussie mites).
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The Floating Bridges to play at the Eat Street Markets, Brisbane – 12th July 2014

New Band Pic April 14Fresh off their recent ‘Loose Change’ tour through Sydney and Melbourne, Sunshine Coast roots, rock, reggae sensation ‘The Floating Bridges’ head to Brisbane’s Eat Street Markets (Northshore, Hamilton) for one night of pure energetic good vibes on Saturday 12th July from 5.30pm.

The 5-piece band, based out of the hinterland on the Sunshine Coast, is renowned for the passion they put into their music, resonating with audiences of all ages. A recent infusion from guitarist Johnny Curran has seen the boys develop their sound and format a live show you will not want to miss.
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The first annual “Rhythm & You” charity event set for July 18th at The Zoo, Brisbane

rhythmThe first annual Rhythm & You charity event is now in full swing. Columbia Buffet, Hushka, Common Deers and Hugo Slide are all joining forces to make this event possible.

With this year’s chosen charity being The Butterfly Foundation which helps Australians with eating disorders, it’s time to bust out your best winter woollies and get ready for an unforgettable night.

Doors open at 8pm and tickets are selling for $10 presale and $12 at the door. So lock Friday July 18th at The Zoo, into your calendar.
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LORDE sells out Festival Hall date on eve of Australian tour

Photo Credit: James Lowe
Frontier Touring have announced that Lorde’s first date at Melbourne’s Festival Hall has sold out. There are only a few tickets remaining to both Hordern Pavillion shows and all others are selling fast.

The recipient of the APRA Award for Outstanding International Achievement has been attracting rave reviews for her recent European and US tour, while the accolades (Grammys, Billboard Awards, Silver Scolls) for her multi-million selling debut and singles continue to roll in. Don’t miss these shows; the last Lorde will play in Australia for quite some time.
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Robbie Miller announces Dowse Bar Residency | July 2014

Robbie Miller2013 Triple J Unearthed NIMA’s Winner Robbie Miller will be performing every Thursday this July as part of his upcoming residency at Paddington’s Dowse Bar.

After winning Triple J Unearthed’s National Indigenous Music Awards (NIMAs), supporting The Paper Kites of national tour, and his song ‘Don’t Go Walking Away’ receiving national radio airplay, 2013 proved to be a big year, with 2014 set to be even bigger with Robbie’s Debut EP on the horizon.
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