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LAUGH MASTERS ACADEMY - House Party

LAUGH MASTERS ACADEMY - House Party

THU 27 JUL, 17 AUG, 19 OCT, 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

FEEDTIME

FEEDTIME

Supported by Red Red Krovvy + Dead Farmers

FRI 28 JUL @ 8PM

Fresh from topping the AMRAP Music Chart with ‘any good thing’ from their new album ‘gas’, Sydney’s revered proto-grun Read more

REAL FRIENDS (USA)

REAL FRIENDS (USA)

Supported by Columbus // Harbours // Undercast

SAT 29 JUL @ 7:30PM

Illinois based emo pop punk legends Real Friends have just announced a run of Australian tour dat Read more

THE LOCKHEARTS

THE LOCKHEARTS

Supported by The Ugly Kings + Flickertail + Hello Bones

SAT 29 JUL @ 8PM

Sydney indie rockers, The Lockhearts are playing the Factory Floor in support of their upcoming single release, Ride Home, out 2 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

4 AUG, 6 OCT, 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

THE MURLOCS

THE MURLOCS

Supported by Straight Arrows + WildHoney

FRI 4 AUG @ 8PM

We are very delighted to announce that The Murlocs will release their third album ‘Old Locomotive’ on July 28th, 2017 on Flightless Records. Read more

WOLVES IN FASHION

WOLVES IN FASHION

Supported by WALKEN + Rufflefeather + Just Breathe

FRI 4 AUG @ 8PM

Sydney-based Wolves In Fashion (WiF) fuse a plethora of influences to create a sound that is immediately familiar, yet di Read more

FOREDAY RIDERS - 50th Anniversary

FOREDAY RIDERS - 50th Anniversary

SAT 5 AUG @ 7:30PM

On Saturday 5th August 2017, the Foreday Riders will celebrate 50years as an active band at The Factory in Marrickville. Read more

SALUTE TO BON

SALUTE TO BON

SAT 5 AUG @ 8PM

In 1977 AC/DC released the iconic ‘Let There Be Rock’ album, it’s the album that broke the band internationally which still Read more

STARSET (USA)

STARSET (USA)

Supported by Far Away Stables + Red Bee

THU 10 AUG @ 7:30PM

One of today’s most innovative rock bands STARSET are heading to Australia for the first time this August in support Read more

GODS OF EDEN

GODS OF EDEN

Supported by Flynn Effect + Mercury Sky

FRI 11 AUG @ 8PM

After a successful run into the Philippines for Pulp Summerslam festival, Gods of Eden will be headlining the fact Read more

PETULANT FRENZY PLAY ZAPPA

PETULANT FRENZY PLAY ZAPPA

FRI 11 AUG @ 8PM

The 20 legged beast that is Petulant Frenzy rides again, spreading far and wide the religion that is Frank Zappa. Read more

MISS POLE DANCE AUSTRALIA - NSW HEAT

MISS POLE DANCE AUSTRALIA - NSW HEAT

SAT 12 AUG @ 6:30PM

Miss Pole Dance is Australias BIGGEST pole dancing competition – Competitors will battle it out in state heats all across the country to secure a space in the biggest pole dancing competition of the y Read more

ANNO DOMINI

ANNO DOMINI

Supported by Cruciform + Golgothan Remains + Heathen Spawn

SAT 12 AUG @ 8PM

Join us for an evening of brutality featuring some of Sydney’s finest established and up and coming metal acts at the Factory Floo Read more

BINARY FINARY (UK) presented by BIG FISH LITTLE FISH

BINARY FINARY (UK) presented by BIG FISH LITTLE FISH

Supported by Andrew Wowk

SUN 13 AUG @ 2PM

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

ARVO

ARVO

Supported by Fence Sitter + Guests

THU 17 AUG @ 8PM

After some time off the grid Arvo return to the stage once again. Read more

WITH CONFIDENCE

WITH CONFIDENCE

Supported by Seaway (CAN) + WSTR (UK)

FRI 18 AUG @ 8PM

SOLD OUT

Join the Waitlist THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT Read more

THE APARTMENTS

THE APARTMENTS

Supported by The Tall Grass + Edward Deer

FRI 18 AUG @ 8PM

The Apartments, acclaimed by critics and fans alike all over the world, began in Brisbane in 1978, with their first EP released Read more

OH / VILLAIN

OH / VILLAIN

Supported by Hails from Infinity + Snake Eyes + Aura Animi + Guardian

SAT 19 AUG @ 7PM

Oh/Villain began their careers on an impressive high, having already played some of their biggest shows in the earliest p Read more

HEMINA

HEMINA

Supported by Toehider + Sevsons + Carmeria

SAT 19 AUG @ 8PM

In anticipation of their European tours in September/October 2017, Hemina and Toehider have joined forces with Sevsons and Carme Read more

TEX, DON & CHARLIE

TEX, DON & CHARLIE

TUE 22 - THU 24 AUG @ 8PM

EXTRA SHOW JUST ADDED

It’s only ever happened a few rare times so when Tex, Don & Charlie do record music together, it’s special. Read more

ART SINGING SHOWCASE

ART SINGING SHOWCASE

THU 24 AUG @ 7PM

A night of moving vocal performances by Sydn Read more

SARAH McLEOD - Sydney Guitar Festival

SARAH McLEOD - Sydney Guitar Festival

THU 24 AUG @ 8PM

As the lead singer/guitarist and primary songwriter for 3x ARIA Award winning rock band The Superjesus, Sarah McLeod’s successfu Read more

RICHIE KOTZEN (USA)

RICHIE KOTZEN (USA)

FRI 25 AUG @ 7PM

Guitar virtuoso Richie Kotzen burst onto the heavy metal scene as a teenager with a lightning-fast guitar technique. Read more

DEE MINOR & THE DISCHORDS

DEE MINOR & THE DISCHORDS

Supported by Arrowhead + Nothing Like You

FRI 25 AUG @ 8PM

Sydneys famous Psycho Pub Rock legends DEE MINOR and THE DISCHORDS are UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL this time at Marrickville Th Read more

SLIDE EVOLUTION - Jeff Lang, Dom Turner + Fiona Boyes

SLIDE EVOLUTION - Jeff Lang, Dom Turner + Fiona Boyes

SAT 26 AUG @ 7:30PM

Jeff Lang | Dom Turner | The Fiona Boyes Band

Sydney Guitar Festival 2017 proudly presents an evening of Blues inspired Read more

JAMES NORBERT IVANYI

JAMES NORBERT IVANYI

Supported by Dyssidia

SAT 26 AUG @ 8PM

Sydney’s own instrumental guitar prodigy James Norbert Ivanyi will release his eagerly anticipated 4th EP DENALAVIS on Read more

THE KLEZMATICS (USA) + DAVID KRAKAUER & ANCESTRAL GROOVE (USA)

THE KLEZMATICS (USA) + DAVID KRAKAUER & ANCESTRAL GROOVE (USA)

THU 31 AUG @ 7PM

The Klezmatics are the world-renowned, Grammy-award-winning superstars of klezmer music. Read more

GRAEME OF THRONES (UK)

GRAEME OF THRONES (UK)

MON 4 - SUN 10 SEP

See it before the inevitable law suit!

In this critically acclaimed theatrical journey through the Seven Kingdoms, avid ‘Thrones’ fan Graeme just wants to recreate his favourite fantasy Read more

SYDNEY UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL EARLY BIRD TICKETS

SYDNEY UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL EARLY BIRD TICKETS

THU 14 - SUN 17 SEP @ 7PM

SUFF returns for its 11th whizzbanger year

From Thursday 14 until Sunday 17 September, the Sydney Underground Film Festival will be a cinematic feast for the senses with the best indie, transgressi Read more

HEADSTOCK - The Ultimate 60's Guitar Extravaganza

HEADSTOCK - The Ultimate 60's Guitar Extravaganza

THU 21 SEP @ 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

STARTLING THE FEARFUL: A Night Of Tool

STARTLING THE FEARFUL: A Night Of Tool

Supported by Third Eye

FRI 22 SEP @ 8PM

TOOL tribute act, “THIRD EYE’‘ from Melbourne, Australia have been praised for not only the musical likeness of TOOL, but also for their incredible re-creation of TOOL’s live show.

The band incorpo Read more

HAKEN (UK)

HAKEN (UK)

Supported by Ivanyi + Sevsons

SAT 30 SEP @ 8PM

Space-age progressive virtuosos present works from their masterful new album plus selections from 10 years of their groundbreaking best.

“Haken is the best thing to happen to progressive metal in Read more

HYPNAGOGISM

HYPNAGOGISM

WED 4 - SAT 14 OCT @ 6:30PM

Presented by Frankie and Balter Theatre Co

Directed by Kyle Rowling

This satirical piece of theatre t Read more

DECLAN O'ROURKE (IRE)

DECLAN O'ROURKE (IRE)

Supported by Martha Marlow

THU 5 OCT @ 7:30PM

This extraordinary spinner of song weaves his soulful melodies through half-remembered moments and dreams long-treasured. Read more

CALIGULA'S HORSE

CALIGULA'S HORSE

FRI 6 OCT @ 8PM

Caligula’s Horse, a band at the forefront of Australia’s progressive rock scene, will hit the road for a national tour in October in support of their new album In Contact.

Hailing Read more

YOUNG LIONS

YOUNG LIONS

FRI 6 OCT @ 8:30PM

Having already teased the taste buds with ‘Burn The Money’, ‘Destroy Me’ and third single ‘Freedom’, Brisbane rocker Read more

AGAINST THE CURRENT (USA)

AGAINST THE CURRENT (USA)

SAT 7 OCT @ 7PM

New York-based three-piece pop rock phenomenon, Against the Current return to Australia for their first headline Read more

VINTAGE AND CUSTOM DRUM EXPO

VINTAGE AND CUSTOM DRUM EXPO

SUN 8 OCT @ 10AM

The 3rd Annual Vintage & Custom Drum Expo is coming to the Factory Theatre for one day only on Sunday 8 October 2017. Read more

NAPALM DEATH (UK)

NAPALM DEATH (UK)

Supported by Brujeria (MEX) + Lock Up (UK) + Black Rheno

WED 11 OCT @ 7PM

Extreme times demand extreme responses. Australian and New Zealand metal fans, you are about to be vehemently seized by the throat! Read more

THE AUSTRALIAN BURLESQUE FESTIVAL - Noir Exotique

THE AUSTRALIAN BURLESQUE FESTIVAL - Noir Exotique

Supported by Local and International Artists

FRI 13 OCT @ 8PM

The Australian Burlesque Festival – Noir Exotique!

Directed and curated by burlesque star and icon Dolores Daiquiri

Think you know what burlesque is? Well think again! Read more

KIM CHURCHILL

KIM CHURCHILL

FRI 20 OCT @ 8PM

To coincide with the release of new album Weight_Falls, Australian songsmith Kim Churchill has announced an Australian tour this October.

Churchill spent 18 months working on the fol Read more

CHRIS D'ELIA

CHRIS D'ELIA

WED 25 - FRI 27 OCT FROM 7:30PM

Chris D’Elia has appeared on Comedy Central’s Workaholics, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, and Comedy Central Presents, as well as his own stand-up specials on Netflix and Comedy Central… 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

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

Announcing the return of the one and only Melvins to Australia this November, touring their first ever double album A Walk With Love and Death. 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

ENRICO RENNELLA (ITA/CAN) - I'm Not Just An Italian

ENRICO RENNELLA (ITA/CAN) - I'm Not Just An Italian

FRI 10 NOV @ 7PM

Enrico is a talented comedian from Italy. His style is unique, effervescent and down-right hilarious. Read more

THE STEMS

THE STEMS

Supported by Rocket Science

FRI NOV 17 @ 7PM

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

THE SCIENTISTS

THE SCIENTISTS

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

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

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 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

BIG COUNTRY (SCO)

BIG COUNTRY (SCO)

FRi 16 MAR @ 8PM

Join the Presale. 

80s Celtic rockers BIG COUNTRY make a triumphant return to Perform ‘The Crossing Read more