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WE LOST THE SEA

WE LOST THE SEA

Supported by Hope Drone + Serious Beak + Lo! + Tanned Christ + Owl Mountain

SAT 1 AUG @ 5:30PM

5:30pm: Doors // 6pm: Music Starts

We Lost The Sea have faced considerable challenges in recording their third album, D Read more

MARK SEYMOUR & THE UNDERTOW - An Evening with

MARK SEYMOUR & THE UNDERTOW - An Evening with

SAT 1 AUG @ 8PM

8pm: Doors // 8:30pm: Mark Seymour

Mark Seymour will celebrate his brand new album release and perform hits from across his 30+ year career at three very special live dates this August

As Read more

PAINTERS & DOCKERS

PAINTERS & DOCKERS

Supported by Ups & Downs

SAT 8 AUG @ 8PM

Painters & Dockers announce their first Sydney show for 20 years

The legendary Melbourne rockers launch their GREATEST HITS album on Saturday 8th August at the Factory Theatre showcasing songs that Read more

GOOD GREEF MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL

GOOD GREEF MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL

Supported by Smaal Cats + Suns of the Universe + Salvador Dali Llama + The Dinlows

SUN 9 AUG @ 3PM

GOOD GREEF is an AIM student-run, not-for-profit music and arts festival in support of World Wildlife Fund-Australia’s Fight for Read more

RUBY MOON

RUBY MOON

WED 12 - SUN 23 AUG

It begins like a fairytale. Read more

PLINI + THE HELIX NEBULA

PLINI + THE HELIX NEBULA

FRI 14 AUG @ 7:30PM

After years tucked away creating bedroom epics, PLINI has emerged as a living & breathing musical entity, set to embark on his fir Read more

MISS POLE DANCE NSW

MISS POLE DANCE NSW

SAT 15 AUG @ 7PM

Bobbi’s Pole Studio Sydney is hosting the NSW Heat of the eleventh annual Miss Pole Dance Australia competition, the most prestigious pole dancing competition in the world. Read more

VINTAGE & CUSTOM DRUM EXPO

VINTAGE & CUSTOM DRUM EXPO

Supported by D’addario Australia, The Music and Collision Drumsticks

SUN 16 AUG @ 10AM

The inaugural Vintage & Custom Drum Expo is coming to the Factory Theatre for one day only on Sunday 16th August 2015

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CHELSEA GRIN (USA)

CHELSEA GRIN (USA)

Supported by Boris The Blade + Graves

FRI 21 AUG @ 7PM

DEATHCORE FANS REJOICE!

Extreme metal titans CHELSEA GRIN will be heading to our shores this August on their first headlining tour in support of their latest album ‘ Ashes To Ashes’ with local Read more

THE HARD ACHES + HANNAHBAND

THE HARD ACHES + HANNAHBAND

FRI 21 AUG

Fresh from the release of their debut album ‘Pheromones’; The Hard Aches are riding a wave of positive reviews, and impressive liv Read more

ANDREW McMAHON In The Wilderness (USA)

ANDREW McMAHON In The Wilderness (USA)

Supported by Mike Waters

SAT 22 AUG 7:30pm

ANDREW MCMAHON needs no introduction fronting the seminal rock band SOMETHING CORPORATE and JACK’S MANNIQUIN, his introspective lyrics and dazzling voice has amassed a reverent and dedicated fan bas Read more

THE DRONES

THE DRONES

Supported by Batpiss

THU 27 AUG @ 8PM

In 2005 a little known band from Melbourne VIC released what was to become one of the most critically acclaimed, celebrated and talked about Australian albums of modern times – Wait Long By The River Read more

A SKYLIT DRIVE (USA)

A SKYLIT DRIVE (USA)

Supported by Polaris + A Breach Of Silence

THU 27 AUG
CANCELLED

DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCE THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

All tickets will be refunded in full from point of purchase.

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THE SCIENTISTS

THE SCIENTISTS

FRI 28 AUG @ 8PM

In 1978, the Scientists were a genuine rock’n’roll band formed in the most isolated city in the world – Perth. The Scientists started the day after The Victims broke up. Read more

CHAOS DIVINE + ALITHIA

CHAOS DIVINE + ALITHIA

FRI 28 AUG @ 8PM

Perth progressive heavyweights CHAOS DIVINE, will be making their first east coast appearance since the launch of their critically Read more

IVAN DRAGO

IVAN DRAGO

Supported by + The Bottlers + The Playbook + Wasters + Dividers

29 AUG @ 7:30pm

Sydney punk rock’s version of ‘Chinese Democracy’ is about to grace your earholes. Read more

TEX PERKINS AND JUSTINE CLARKE

TEX PERKINS AND JUSTINE CLARKE

SAT 29 AUG @ 8PM

SOLD OUT

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT

To avoid disappointment we strongly recommend against purchasing tickets from a third party.

Tickets purchased from a third party may be fraudulent and you will not Read more

ONE DAY SUNDAYS - Final For 2015

ONE DAY SUNDAYS - Final For 2015

Supported by Joyride + Adit + Raph + Chinmusic + El Gusto + Jayteehazard + Levins

SUN 30 AUG @ 1PM

Sydney hip hop collective ONE DAY announce the final installment for 2015 of Sydney’s favourite block party ONE DAY SUNDAYS at The Factory Theatre on Sunday 30th August

One Day Sundays began in Read more

SYDNEY FRINGE COMEDY

SYDNEY FRINGE COMEDY

TUE 1 SEP - SUN 4 OCT

It’s back for another year! Read more

MISS BURLESQUE NSW STATE FINAL

MISS BURLESQUE NSW STATE FINAL

FRI 4 SEP @ 7:30PM

The feathers are set to fly in Australia’s largest burlesque competition – with performers from all around the country competing for the title of Miss Burlesque Australia! Read more

SAFIA

SAFIA

Supported by Boo Seeka

THU 10 & FRI 11 SEP @ 8PM

3RD SHOW ADDED DUE TO OVERWHELMING DEMAND! Read more

STAND UP GUYS: THE KINGS OF ETHNIC COMEDY

STAND UP GUYS: THE KINGS OF ETHNIC COMEDY

Supported by Basile + Mike Marino + Tahir

SUN 13 SEP
CANCELLED

DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

All tickets will be refunded in full from the point of purchase. Read more

9th Annual SYDNEY UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL

9th Annual SYDNEY UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL

THU 17 - SUN 20 SEP

Earlybird Festival Pass Read more

BOLT THROWER (UK)

BOLT THROWER (UK)

SAT 26 SEP @ 7:30PM

British death metal stalwarts BOLT THROWER make their hugely anticipated return to Australian shores after 22 years

Uncompromising, unrelenting and unmistakable, BOLT THROWER have cemented themselv Read more

GODS AND MONSTERS (USA)

GODS AND MONSTERS (USA)

FRI 2 OCT @ 8PM

Finally, Gary Lucas and his band Gods and Monsters, a New York musical institution who recently celebrated their 25th anniversary, are touring Australia for the first time, as part of the production A Read more

JJ GREY & MOFRO (USA)

JJ GREY & MOFRO (USA)

THU 8 OCT @ 7:30PM

JJ Grey remains an unfettered, blissful performer, singing with a blue-collared spirit over the bone-deep grooves of his compositions

When you see JJ Grey and his band Mofro live – and you truly, a Read more

TESSERACT (UK)

TESSERACT (UK)

Supported by Caligula’s Horse

THU 15 OCT

The UK’s premier progressive act TesseracT will return to Australia this October

Australian fans will be some of the first in the world to experience songs performed live from the bands brand new a Read more

(hed) P.E. + SNOT

(hed) P.E. + SNOT

FRI 16 OCT @ 8PM

Ahead of their October tour playing their classic “Get Some” album in full, reformed Funk Punk Nu metal legends Snot have just announced they will now be joined by California G-Punk legends (Hed)p Read more

THY ART IS MURDER

THY ART IS MURDER

Supported by Aversions Crown + Feed Her To The Sharks + Colossvs

SAT 17 OCT @ 7:30PM

Thy Art Is Murder released their highly anticipated album Holy War on Friday and to celebrate have announced a brief run of Australian headline shows

These will be their first home land shows since Read more

PENNY IKINGER

PENNY IKINGER

Supported by The Maladies + Masami Kawaguchi

SAT 17 OCT @ 8PM

Australian-born PENNY IKINGER is a world-renowned guitar virtuoso, singer and songwriter, with an international reputation for her Read more

ARI SHAFFIR (USA) - Do Mushrooms

ARI SHAFFIR (USA) - Do Mushrooms

22, 23 & 24 OCT @ 7:30PM

Stand-up comedian and actor Ari Shaffir describes his comedy as a puppet show, but way filthier and without the puppets. Read more

CANNED HEAT (USA)

CANNED HEAT (USA)

WED 28 OCT @ 7:30PM

Think of blues and boogie, one of the first names that come to mind is none other than Canned Heat

The band has been around for 50 years now – an incredible achievement – and the best part is t Read more

RUTS DC

RUTS DC

FRI 13 NOV @ 7PM

The Ruts formed as a reggae influenced UK punk band in 1977, The band released six singles, the second of which “Babylon’s B Read more

THE CORONAS

THE CORONAS

Supported by Mick McHugh

FRI 27 NOV @ 8:00PM

Troubadour Music are over the moon to announce one of Ireland’s most successful & talked-about acts in recent years, THE CORONAS, returning to Australia this November / December, and heading to NZ f Read more