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HEATH FRANKLIN'S CHOPPER - On Trial

HEATH FRANKLIN'S CHOPPER - On Trial

WED 18 + 25 OCT @ 7:30PM

7pm: Doors // 7:30pm: Show Commences

For a very limited run, catch one of Australia’s best comics, Heath Frankl Read more

CHRIS D'ELIA

CHRIS D'ELIA

WED 25 - FRI 27 OCT

FRIDAY SOLD OUT // EXTRA SEATS RELEASED FOR WED + THURS

Chris D’Elia is quickly becoming one of the most sought after comedians and actors in the comedy world. Read more

HALLOWEEN CARNEVIL OF THE DEAD

HALLOWEEN CARNEVIL OF THE DEAD

Supported by Witchgrinder, Horrorwood Mannequins, Demonatrix + more

FRI 27 OCT @ 7PM

This year Aftershock is bringing Halloween to The Factory-Fusebox.

For a night of metal & horror featuring Melbourne’s d Read more

OSAKA PUNCH

OSAKA PUNCH

SAT 28 OCT @ 8PM

This is how Osaka Punch operate – Drop mind-bending, genre-twisting rock track, announce tour dates, get in your face, get sweaty, Read more

HEARTSOUNDS (USA)

HEARTSOUNDS (USA)

Supported by Nerdlinger + Lungs + ebolagoldfish + Idle Threat

SAT 28 OCT @ 8PM

Kickass San Fran punk rock quartet HEARTSOUNDS are headed south this Spring, bringing their critically acclaimed LP Dualist Read more

BERNARD FANNING

BERNARD FANNING

Supported by Sahara Beck

SAT 28 OCT - THU 2 NOV

FIRST TWO SOLD OUT, THIRD AND FINAL ON SALE NOW

With the imminent release of Brutal Dawn, companion album to 2016’s Civil Dusk, Bernard Fanning and The Black Fins are again Read more

GUMBOOT & PERCUSSION WORKSHOP

GUMBOOT & PERCUSSION WORKSHOP

SUN 29 OCT @ 2PM

Gumboot and Body Percussion Workshop with Jamestown Co

One Space Presents Gumboot and Body Percussion Workshop Read more

INFUSION - No Movement No Sound

INFUSION - No Movement No Sound

SUN 29 OCT @ 7PM

Infusion, No Sound No Movement

Infusion, No Sound No Movement is a rhythmic assault to the senses, a col Read more

THE DAY OF THE DEAD FIESTA - The Lone Mariachi + Norteño Down Under

THE DAY OF THE DEAD FIESTA - The Lone Mariachi + Norteño Down Under

FRI 3 NOV @ 7PM

//DAY OF THE DEAD FIESTA //

Every year on the 2nd November, Mexico celebrates the Day of The Dead, a celebration that is also celebrated in Latin America and other cultures and that recently Read more

LUCHA FANTASTICA - Day of the Dead Battle

LUCHA FANTASTICA - Day of the Dead Battle

FRI 3 NOV @ 7PM

Lucha Fantastica proudly presents our most extravagant celebration…


/ / THE DAY OF THE DEAD BATTLE / /

Friday 3rd November the dead will raise to attend to this incredible Read more

NIGHT SHIFT -  Manufacturing the Finest in Improv & Sketch Comedy.

NIGHT SHIFT - Manufacturing the Finest in Improv & Sketch Comedy.

Supported by Laugh Masters Academy

3 NOV, 1 DEC @ 7:30pm

Laugh Masters Academy is pleased to present the “NIGHT SHIFT” Improv & Sketch Comedy Show – usually on the first Friday Read more

RICK DANGEROUS AND THE SILKIE BANTAMS

RICK DANGEROUS AND THE SILKIE BANTAMS

FRI 3 NOV @ 8PM

Following on from the highly successful “Thrust Fury” crusade in early 2017, the right honourable Rick Dangerous and hi Read more

THE CLOUDS

THE CLOUDS

Supported by FALLING JOYS

SAT 4 NOV @ 7PM
SUN 5 NOV @ 6:30PM

Saturday – SOLD OUT ~ New show just announced!

Following on from a very successful support slot to Blondie and Cyndi Lauper back in April, the Clouds have been very busy. Read more

WE MAY FALL

WE MAY FALL

Supported by Arteries + Decrier + Above, Below + Drowning Atlantis

SAT 4 NOV @ 8PM

With their sophomore album The Light Bearer & The Shadow Maker still hot from the press, Sydney’s We May Fall have a Read more

HOLLOW WORLD

HOLLOW WORLD

Supported by Claret Ash + Greytomb + Somnium Nox + Blade of Horus

SAT 4 NOV @ 8PM

Canberra’s, progressive black metal band Claret Ash return to the stage to showcase songs from their upcoming third Read more

GIRLS ROCK! - Ft MERE WOMEN

GIRLS ROCK! - Ft MERE WOMEN

Supported by Canine + Passing + Party Dozen

SUN 5 NOV @ 4PM

Presented by Girls Rock Sydney

All proceeds Read more

MIKE MASSÉ (USA)

MIKE MASSÉ (USA)

Supported by Jeff Hall

WED 8 NOV @ 8PM

Mike Massé is an internationally acclaimed acoustic artist, known for his epic performances of classic rock covers. Read more

MELVINS (USA)

MELVINS (USA)

Supported by Redd Kross (USA)

THU 9 NOV @ 7:30PM

SOLD OUT

Join the Waitlist THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT

To avoid disappointment we strongly recommend against purchasing tic Read more

BUSHMAN (JAM)

BUSHMAN (JAM)

FRI 10 NOV @ 7PM

This year the world will be blessed with Bushman’s long awaited album ‘Conquering Lion’, Bushman produced this album, working with Jamaica’s A list musicians like Earl ‘Chinna’ Smith, Ian Read more

SUPERSUCKERS (USA)

SUPERSUCKERS (USA)

Supported by The Lockhearts + HY-TEST + Mucho Sonar

FRI 10 NOV @ 8PM

Donning cowboy hats and kicking out a gleefully trashy brand of throttling, rockabilly-flavoured garage punk, the legendary Supe Read more

SALSA PALLADIUM - Mambo Convention II

SALSA PALLADIUM - Mambo Convention II

SAT 11 + SUN 12 NOV @ 7PM

GET YOUR EARLY BIRD PASS NOW!

IT’s BACK!  SALSA PALLADIUM + MAMBO CONVENTION

Salsa Palladium Mambo Convention, returns due to overwhelming feedback for ‘This is what we need!’. Read more

HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL

HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL

15 - 25 NOV @ 7PM

Book, Music & Lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe Book, Music & Lyrics by Kevin Murphy

Based on the classic 1989 film, Westerber Read more

LAUGH MASTERS ACADEMY - House Party

LAUGH MASTERS ACADEMY - House Party

THU 16 NOV @ 7:15PM

The venue has been fire proofed, players have been locked in and the gate is open for the monthly LMA live show, House Pa Read more

PHASERLAND (USA)

PHASERLAND (USA)

Supported by Jordan F + Vast Hill + Emulate

THU 16 NOV @ 8PM

From humble beginnings in his home studio in 2013, this solo artist – Ross Trinkaus aka Phaserland – has built a creative conn Read more

THE STEMS

THE STEMS

Supported by Rocket Science + Grinding Eyes

FRI 17 NOV @ 8PM

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the release of their classic debut album ‘At First Sight Violets are Blue’, one of Perth’s most popular and iconic bands, The Stems, are set to return to the Read more

INTROVERT

INTROVERT

FRI 17 NOV @ 8PM

Off the back of just one EP INTROVERT have had a 2017 they won’t be forgetting in a hurry. Read more

THE SCIENTISTS

THE SCIENTISTS

Supported by Spike Vincent + Holy Soul

SAT 18 NOV @ 8PM

The Scientists existed from 1978 to 1987 – Originally from Perth they moved to Sydney then to London and spent equal time in each perfecting their specific brand of sonic terrorism.

Feared and reve Read more

CRYWANK (UK)

CRYWANK (UK)

Supported by Pinch Hitter + Zen Haircuts + Community Radio + Quinton Trembath

SAT 18 NOV @ 8:30PM

It’s time to get sad and stay rad – Crywank are now coming down to Australia for their debut tour outside Europe. 

With Read more

NEIL HAMBURGER

NEIL HAMBURGER

Supported by Dr El Suavo + The Amazing Kelli Show

SUN 19 NOV @ 8PM

America’s Funnyman, Neil Hamburger is heading ‘Down Under’ to cough up his bottom of the cup phlegmy truths, this s Read more

PERTURBATOR (FRA)

PERTURBATOR (FRA)

WED 22 NOV @ 8PM

Producing dark and retrofuturistic music with a strong 80’s feeling, James Kent AKA Perturbator is the spearhead of the new synthwave revival (along with Danger, Lazerhawk, Kavinsky, Dan Terminus). Read more

MISS MAY I (USA)

MISS MAY I (USA)

Supported by Sylar + Special guests

THU 23 NOV @ 6:30PM

Brace yourselves, local long hairs, as US metal mainstays, Miss May I, are teaming up with newcomers Sylar this November for what is set to be one of the best heavy tours of 2017.

A staple of the g Read more

WINDWAKER + DIAMOND CONSTRUCT

WINDWAKER + DIAMOND CONSTRUCT

THU 23 NOV @ 8:30PM

Wrapping up a very strong year for both acts, Melbourne songbirds ‘WINDWAKER’ and Taree techlords ‘DIAMOND CONSTRUCT’ are set to Read more

THE AINTS - Play the Saints '73-'78

THE AINTS - Play the Saints '73-'78

FRI 24 NOV @ 8PM

SOLD OUT

Join the Waitlist THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT

To avoid disappointment we strongly recommend against purchasing tic Read more

THE THINKERGIRLS POSSE PODCAST LIVE

THE THINKERGIRLS POSSE PODCAST LIVE

SAT 25 NOV @ 7:30PM

It’s time to come plaaaaay with us posse!!!!!

Join us – Stace and Kristie as we record our Thinkergirl Podcast Live along Read more

THE SNOWDROPPERS

THE SNOWDROPPERS

Supported by Gay Paris + That Red Head + The Good Evenings

SAT 25 NOV @ 8PM

SOLD OUT

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT Join the Waitlist 

To avoid disappointment we strongly recommend against purc Read more

GO OUT

GO OUT

SUN 26 NOV @ 3PM

GO OUT is a new event launching just in time for summer. We’ll be taking over The Factory Theatre in Marrickville for the first time! Read more

'WASTED' - by Kate Tempest

'WASTED' - by Kate Tempest

THU 30 NOV - SAT 9 DEC

Three old friends in their mid-twenties. One remarkable day. For Ted, Danny and Charlotte, it’s time to seize control. Read more

DEEP FOREST (FRA) + GAUDI (ENG)

DEEP FOREST (FRA) + GAUDI (ENG)

Supported by Tijuana Cartel

THU 30 NOV @ 7:30PM

DEEP FOREST (France) – Deep Forest belong to the few unique pioneers of electronic music, who with their highly recognizable sounds defined the concept of world music and shaped the all-new sou Read more

RAW POWER (ITA)

RAW POWER (ITA)

Supported by Hostile Objects + DarkHorse + Canine

THU 30 NOV @ 8PM

Over their 30-year career Italy’s Raw Power have shared the stage with some of the most important groups of the punk scene, ha Read more

THE CACTUS CHANNEL

THE CACTUS CHANNEL

Supported by Wallace

FRI 1 DEC @ 8PM

Melbourne collective The Cactus Channel have announced an Australian tour in support of their forthcoming third album ‘Stay Read more

BABY ANIMALS

BABY ANIMALS

Supported by Special Guests

FRI 1 DEC @ 8PM

Lead singer Suze DeMarchi started singing in local Perth pub bands at the age of 17. As Suze admits – “after the first couple of gigs, I knew that there was nothing else I would rather do. Read more

FAT NICK (USA)

FAT NICK (USA)

Supported by Tyler Grosso + Junor + Carmouflage Rose

SAT 2 DEC @ 7:30PM

In recent years, hip hop the world over has seen a renaissance, artists from across the globe have been leading the charge Read more

RATCAT, CUSTARD, UPS & DOWNS + MORE: Hindsight - A Night for Simon

RATCAT, CUSTARD, UPS & DOWNS + MORE: Hindsight - A Night for Simon

SUN 3 DEC @ 2:30PM

Some people make a mark, they make an impression, they leave a lasting legacy from which others gain joy and inspiration. Simon Holmes was one of those people. Read more

THE ACACIA STRAIN (USA)

THE ACACIA STRAIN (USA)

Supported by Kublai Khan (USA) + More

WED 6 DEC @ 7PM

Art comes from within. When you raise the curtain, peel back the skin, and face the darkness, the truth becomes unearthed. Read more

SPIRAL STAIRS (USA)

SPIRAL STAIRS (USA)

THU 7 DEC @ 8PM

US indie lynchpin Spiral Stairs (Scott Kannberg of Pavement) returns to Australia for a string of intimate shows in Melbourne, Syd Read more

HORRORSHOW

HORRORSHOW

Supported by Taj Ralph

THU 7 DEC @ 8PM

Coming off the back of an extraordinary tour playing to more than 10,000 people across Australia, Horrorshow recre Read more

DEAN LEWIS

DEAN LEWIS

Supported by Samsaruh + Jack Gray

FRI 8 DEC @ 7:30PM

Dean Lewis announces his ‘Lose My Mind’ National Tour presented by Triple J. Read more

LAGERSTEIN

LAGERSTEIN

Supported by Darker Half + Kvlts of Vice

FRI 8 DEC @ 8PM

The fearsome party pirates of LAGERSTEIN are back and ready to party with their latest Australian Tour ‘Lagerstein on Ice’. Read more

THE CHURCH

THE CHURCH

Supported by Special Guests

SAT 9 DEC @ 7:30PM

One of the most indelible, progressive and passionately admired rock bands of our time, the church returns to the Factory this December to unveil another masterpiece of sonic exploration, ‘Man Read more

DANCE DOMAIN

DANCE DOMAIN

SUN 10 DEC @ 2:30PM + 6PM

Dance Domain is proud to present their 2017 End of Year Showcase. Brought to life by the amazing DD students, we can’t wait to show you what we’ve been working on all year! Read more

NOTHING BUT THIEVES (UK)

NOTHING BUT THIEVES (UK)

FRI 15 DEC @ 8PM

Indie rockers Nothing But Thieves have announced details of a new Australain tour kicking off in December. Read more

OSLOW

OSLOW

FRI 15 DEC @8PM

Sydney post-punk outfit OSLOW are stoked to announce a string of summer tour dates together with a music video for ‘Sewing Read more

DREAMERS CRIME

DREAMERS CRIME

SAT DEC 16 @ 7:30PM

With special guests: Bad Moon Born, Breaking Point + Red Gazelle

DREAMERS CRIME are releasing their long awaited Read more

WHISKY SMILE

WHISKY SMILE

Supported by Solkyri + Bastardizer + Moof De Vah

SAT 16 DEC @ 8PM

They say all good things come to an end and the time has come for Whisky Smile to call it a day. It’s been a hell of a ride. Read more

KING PARROT

KING PARROT

Supported by Disentomb + Pagan

SAT 16 DEC @ 8PM

Australia’s unhinged extreme metal villains King Parrot return with their third and finest long player to date Ugly Produce on September 22. Read more

BIG FISH LITTLE FISH - Jingle Bell Ball

BIG FISH LITTLE FISH - Jingle Bell Ball

Supported by Nik Fish + Robbie Lowe

SUN 17 DEC @ 2PM

Family fun for the post-rave generation of parents. Read more

CHRISTMAS IN TEHRAN 2

CHRISTMAS IN TEHRAN 2

Supported by Anoush + DJ Kazillion + DJ Farid Kollect

SAT 23 DEC @ 8:45PM

The first Christmas in Tehran was held in 2013. The concept of creating a little Tehran in the courtyard of the Factory was a great success. Read more

THE EAST POINTERS

THE EAST POINTERS

SAT 6 JAN @ 7PM

Transatlantic Celtic folk power trio, the JUNO Award winners The East Pointers, are Prince Edward Island fiddler Tim Chaisson, banjoist Koady Chaisson and Ontario guitarist Jake Charron. Read more

KNUCKLE PUCK (USA)

KNUCKLE PUCK (USA)

Supported by Roam (UK)

SUN 14 JAN @ 7:30PM

Chicago’s pop punk upstarts Knuckle Puck return to Australian shores this January and they’re bringing along U Read more

STICK TO YOUR GUNS (USA)

STICK TO YOUR GUNS (USA)

Supported by Being As An Ocean + More

TUE 16 JAN @ 7PM

California Love! Read more

FOREVER ENDS HERE

FOREVER ENDS HERE

Supported by Day Break + Shorelines

FRI 19 JAN @ 7:30PM

The Feh-Well Tour

On January 19 2018 Forever Ends Here will call it a day playing their last ever show to Read more

PROGFEST

PROGFEST

SAT 20 JAN @ 3PM

PROGFEST: A festival that celebrates all things progressive is back for 2018

Progfest 2018 has expanded to include all three east coast capital cities, hitting Sydney and Brisbane along with return Read more

HOLY HOLY

HOLY HOLY

THU 25 JAN @ 8PM

With a huge sold-out national headline tour earlier this year performing their biggest venues to date, Holy Holy has today announced the Love Is For Amateurs Tour alongside a series of f Read more

THE MAINE (USA)

THE MAINE (USA)

Supported by Waterparks (USA)

SAT 3 FEB @ 7PM

With words like those below from their most recent tour around the country supporting All Time Low, it’s not hard Read more

BYRNE & KELLY (IRE)

BYRNE & KELLY (IRE)

TUE 6 FEB @ 7:30PM

What began as Celtic Thunder's Neil Byrne and Ryan Kelly performing a series of shows together called 'Acoustic By Read more

SUNNYBOYS

SUNNYBOYS

Supported by The Celibate Rifles

FRI 9 + SAT 10 FEB @ 8PM

JOIN THE PRESALE

In 2012 after a 21-year break, Sunnyboys re-entered the fray at the behest of Dig it Up! the Hoodoo Gurus Invitationa Read more

ALPHA WOLF

ALPHA WOLF

SAT 10 FEB @ 8PM

After selling out their very first headlining show at Wrangler studios, following that up with an almost sold out run of shows s Read more

HEADSTOCK - The Ultimate 60's Guitar Extravaganza

HEADSTOCK - The Ultimate 60's Guitar Extravaganza

THU 22 FEB @ 7:30PM

“HEADSTOCK” THE ULTIMATE 60’S GUITAR EXTRAVAGANZA is an explosive night of guitar shredding madness showcasing the decade that produced some of the most innovative and respected guitar players o Read more

POP WILL EAT ITSELF (UK)

POP WILL EAT ITSELF (UK)

Supported by Jim Bob (Carter USM) (UK) + Caligula

SAT 10 MAR @ 8PM

England’s Finest, POP WILL EAT ITSELF return! With a very special International Guest, JIM BOB best known as the singer of indie cult heroes CARTER USM. Read more

BIG COUNTRY (SCO)

BIG COUNTRY (SCO)

FRi 16 MAR @ 8PM

80s Celtic rockers BIG COUNTRY make a triumphant return to Perform ‘The Crossing’ Plus a Special Encore of Greatest Hits!

“a concert full of passion, warmth and love for the music“ – Scenestr Read more