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Live Review + Photo Gallery : Future Islands at Enmore Theatre, Sydney – 5 December 2017

Reviewed by Meghan Player

Future Islands at Enmore Theatre, Sydney – 5 December 2017
Photographer : Meghan Player

It’s been just over three years since Baltimore (by way of North Carolina) four-piece, Future Islands have played to an Australian crowd.

Now nearing their 1200th show, an Australian headlining tour was long overdue.
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Gomez – Australian headline shows announced for 2018 (Bluesfest Touring)


Bluesfest Touring welcomes Gomez back to Australia for their first tour in 6 years and the 20th anniversary of their breakthrough album ‘Bring It On’ that featured the hits “78 Stone Wobble” and “Get Myself Arrested”. With so much to celebrate their Perth, Sydney and Melbourne sideshows are not to be missed. The group stood apart from other bands in the Brit-Pop era in their attitude and sound. Typical of this was the comment from the panel of judges for the Mercury Music Prize who described the album as “an intriguing blend of swamp blues, bar-room rock and eerie power.”
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Live Review + Photos : Grinspoon at Enmore Theatre, Sydney – 6th & 7th July, 2017

Review and Photos by Meghan Player

Grinspoon at Enmore Theatre, Sydney – July 2017
Photographer: Meghan Player

There’s little doubt that Grinspoon’s return to touring wouldn’t have received the response they have thus far.

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Live Review : Refused + Sick Of It All + High Tension at Enmore Theatre, Sydney – 21 January 2017

Review and Photos by Meghan Player
Refused at Enmore Theatre, Sydney - 21 January 2017 Photographer: Meghan Player
With a line up this solid, there’s no hesitation in turning up early and supporting Melbourne locals, High Tension. I’ve witnessed these legends tear up the stage a few times now, and I never fail to be impressed by the intensity of their performance.
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Live Review : The Kills at Enmore Theatre, Newtown – 26 July 2016

Reviewed by Meghan Player
The Kills - Photo Credit Kenneth Cappello
This time of year in Australia always heralds an influx of phenomenal bands gracing our shores for Splendour in the Grass; which ultimately means, killer sideshows.

For those that choose The Kills as their priority tonight, there is little doubt that the right decision has been made.
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AT THE DRIVE-IN announce Splendour In The Grass Sideshows – July 2016

ATDI
It’s official… One of the hardest hitting and best live bands of modern music are back! As announced earlier this year, Texan post-hardcore titans At The Drive-In are to re-unite this April/May, marking their first performance as a band since 2012.
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LEON BRIDGES announces Australian Headline shows – July 2016

Leon Bridges
Returning to Australia for the annual Splendour In The Grass festival, US breakthrough artist Leon Bridges has just announced that he will play Sydney and Melbourne headline shows this July 2016.
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Live Review : Sarah Blasko at Enmore Theatre, Sydney – April 8, 2016

Review by Natasha Wyborn
Sarah Blasko at Enmore Theatre, Sydney - April 8, 2016 Photographer: David Jackson

Sydney welcomed the ‘Eternal Return’ of Sarah Blasko

The iconic Enmore Theatre played host to the beauty and very talented Sarah Blasko on Friday night. Taking in her hometown of Sydney as part of her international Eternal Return tour the audience was treated to a seventeen song set featuring new and old hits.
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Live Review : Melissa Etheridge at Enmore Theatre, Sydney – March 23, 2016

Review by Natasha Wyborn
Melissa Etheridge at Enmore Theatre, Sydney - March 23, 2016 Photographer:  David Jackson
Making a welcome return to Australia, Melissa Etheridge was in fine form on Wednesday night. Playing to a sell-out crowd on the first night of a two show stint, Etheridge poured her heart and soul out for a predominantly adoring female crowd. Although older, the crowd responded to the songs with a loud voice of approval. The moment Etheridge walked out on stage she looked at home. There was no holding Ethridge’s fans in their seats, From the first chord to the last, they were dancing in the aisles.
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