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MICK FLANNERY & JOHN SPILLANE (Ire)

MICK FLANNERY & JOHN SPILLANE (Ire)

FRI 28 NOV @ 8PM

Two of Cork’s finest singer-songwriters, Mick Flannery & John Spillane hit the road together this November

The pair has previously teamed up for a series of shows taking on the Marquee in Cork and Read more

BROTHERS, ANGELS & DEMONS

BROTHERS, ANGELS & DEMONS

FRI 28 NOV @ 8:30PM

There are few stories in the Australian music industry more interesting and diverse than that of Rick and John Brewster, the found Read more

MISS BURLESQUE AUSTRALIA 2014 - Grand Final

MISS BURLESQUE AUSTRALIA 2014 - Grand Final

Supported by MC Rita Fontaine

SAT 29 NOV @ 7:30PM

7:30pm: Doors // 8pm: Show Starts

Who will be crowned Miss Burlesque Australia 2014?

Who will be crowned Mr. Read more

CIRCLES + NEOTOKYO + WITHOUT PARACHUTES + SEIMS (Solo)

CIRCLES + NEOTOKYO + WITHOUT PARACHUTES + SEIMS (Solo)

SAT 29 NOV @ 8PM

JERICCO + GUARDS OF MAY CANCELLED FROM LINE-UP DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES

Due to unforeseen circumstances Jericco a Read more

THE CELIBATE RIFLES

THE CELIBATE RIFLES

Supported by Dog Trumpet and Johnny Casino

FRI 05 DEC @ 8:00PM

Zombie Dog & Don King Promotions Presents

QUEST FOR THE WEST Sydney Summer – Dec 5th @ The Factory Floor – Marrickville Two B Read more

GINGERFEST Feat. The Snowdroppers + 28 Days + more

GINGERFEST Feat. The Snowdroppers + 28 Days + more

Supported by Bagster + Totally Unicorn + Anchors + Born Lion + Clowns + Lincoln Le Fevre + Hightime + Lindsay ‘The Doctor’ McDougall + more

SAT 6 DEC @ 2:30PM

Some of the most exciting punk and rock bands from across the nation have joined forces to form the stellar line-up for the inaugu Read more

THE DATSUNS

THE DATSUNS

Supported by Front End Loader + Los Hombres Del Diablo

SUN 7 DEC @ 6PM

Seizing the opportunity of being in the same city, Deep Sleep was written and recorded in a blistering fast ten days at Roundhead Read more

FAT PIZZA vs HOUSOS

FAT PIZZA vs HOUSOS

THU 11 DEC @ 7PM

You’ve seen the movie, now see the Housos and Fat Pizza go toe to toe live on stage

You be the judge, you decide who is the funnier and most staunch!

Its the ultimate clash of the TV comedy ti Read more

CHRONIXX & ZINC FENCE REDEMPTION

CHRONIXX & ZINC FENCE REDEMPTION

Supported by Nattali Rize (of Blue King Brown) + Max Glazer (Federation Sound / NYC) + Apprentice + Jamrock Sound + Foreigndub

FRI 12 DEC @ 8PM

He’s been touted as the next Bob Marley and attributed to sparking a “musical revolution”, now rising Jamaican star Chronixx and his band Zincfence Redemption are bringing their distinctive style of Read more

SYDNEY PSYCH FEST

SYDNEY PSYCH FEST

Supported by Immigrant Union + Dead China Doll + The Citradels + Magic America + Sunbeam Sound Machine + Salvadarlings + Glass Skies + more

SAT 13 DEC @ 2PM

Listen up Sydney psychers, because Christmas comes a week early this year

This December, the cream of independent Australian psych music will converge for the anticipated return of Australia’s mo Read more

DANCE DOMAIN

DANCE DOMAIN

SUN 14 DEC @ 6:30PM

Come celebrate a year of dance, creativity and fun with the students of Dance Domain as they showcase their talents across a range of dance styles

The perfect way to end the 2014 dance year! Read more

THE SKATALITES

THE SKATALITES

Supported by Project Collective Ska + The Kava Kings

FRI 19 DEC @ 8PM

“They played for the mods and the ska-heads. They played for rockers and the raggamuffins. They played for the old and young. Read more

PJ O'BRIEN BAND + ALI PENNEY AND THE MONEY MAKERS + LAURA ZARB

PJ O'BRIEN BAND + ALI PENNEY AND THE MONEY MAKERS + LAURA ZARB

FRI 19 DEC @ 8PM

Award winning Sydney blues artist PJ O’Brien knows how to get a blues party started, Driven by PJ’s fat and funky Chicago, Read more

TINSEL & TINS: A Sydney Punk Rock Xmas

TINSEL & TINS: A Sydney Punk Rock Xmas

Supported by Corpus + The Hard Aches (Adelaide) + Oslow + Surprise Wasp + Speech Patterns (Hobart) + Death Mountain + Burners + more

SAT 20 DEC @ 6PM

2014 comes to a close with Sydneys punk rock community coming together one last time to celebrate the year that was, and featuring Read more

JAH PRAYZAH

JAH PRAYZAH

Supported by Chris Gudu

THU 22 JAN @ 8PM

Afro-beat sensation and five-time award winner, Jah Prayzah, saluted by his fans worldwide as Soja rinosvika kure (the traveling soldier) will be touring Australia for the first time this January to r Read more

CALIGULA’S HORSE

CALIGULA’S HORSE

Supported by Breaking Orbit + Orsome Welles (VIC) + Red Bee

FRI 23 JAN @ 7:30PM

Fresh off a wildly successful Australia-wide tour with Perth trailblazers VOYAGER, support for Canadian prog phenomenon PROTEST TH Read more

TIMAYA

TIMAYA

SAT 24 JAN @ 7:30PM

Nigerian singer and songwriter, Timaya, will bring his dance-inducing beats to Australia this January.

Hailing from Odi, Bayelsa State, Timaya is the founder of South South hip hop group Dem Mama S Read more

SHONEN KNIFE

SHONEN KNIFE

SAT 24 JAN @ 8PM

The number one world famous Japanese all girls band Shonen Knife released their 19th album “Overdrive” via Valve/MGM earlier t Read more

CHIODOS

CHIODOS

Supported by Storm The Sky, Awaken I Am (Album Launch) + Polaris

FRI 30 JAN @ 7:00PM

The long wait is over as Michigan’s CHIODOS are returning to our shores this January for their first visit in over 5 year Read more

J MASCIS

J MASCIS

Supported by Adalita

SAT 21 FEB @ 8PM

Last here in early 2012 for The Falls Festival and multiple sold-out Sydney Festival performances, Dinosaur Jr frontman / guitar-guru J Mascis returns to Australia in February including a special inti Read more

CHARLIE MUSSELWHITE BAND

CHARLIE MUSSELWHITE BAND

SAT 28 FEB @ 7PM

Harmonica master Charlie Musselwhite’s life reads like a classic blues song: born in Mississippi, raised in Memphis and schooled Read more

SHARON VAN ETTEN

SHARON VAN ETTEN

Supported by Jack Ladder + Heather Woods Broderick

SUN 1 MAR, 7:30PM

Brooklyn singer-songwriter SHARON VAN ETTEN and her stunning band, playing Golden Plains will perform at the Factory Theatre in Sydney on March 1.

For all the attention that was paid to her 2012 br Read more

SHOVELS & ROPE with SHAKEY GRAVES

SHOVELS & ROPE with SHAKEY GRAVES

THU 5 MAR @ 7:30PM

Rollin’ out with a rawkus racket, SHOVELS & ROPE and SHAKEY GRAVES – arguably the two hottest names in Americana music – bring their rollicking, foot stomping live performances to Australia for th Read more

THE POP GROUP

THE POP GROUP

Supported by Kim Salmon + Leanne Cowie

FRI 6 MAR @ 8PM

“It’s one of those moments when the cogs of your mind shift and your life is going to irreversibly change forever” Nick Cave on hearing The Pop Group for the first time

Post-punk originals The P Read more

FROM THE JAM (UK)

FROM THE JAM (UK)

SAT 07 MAR @ 8:00PM

From The Jam, featuring former The Jam bassist Bruce Foxton and Russell Hastings, return to Australia in March 2015 for their ‘That’s Entertainment’ tour

The Jam exploded onto the punk scene Read more

JESUS JONES

JESUS JONES

SAT 14 MAR @ 8PM

Leading purveyors of the early 1990’s Indie/Alternative Dance scene, JESUS JONES hit the Factory, playing their influential DOUBT album in full!

Part of the now legendary ‘Grebo’ Read more

SYDNEY VEGAN FESTIVAL

SYDNEY VEGAN FESTIVAL

Supported by Thug Kitchen, Jim Morris, Suzy Spoons + many more

SUN 22 MAR @ 11:30AM

After the successful launch of the SYDNEY VEGAN FESTIVAL in 2014, we are incredibly excited to bring the 2nd edition of the festival back to Sydney on Sunday, 22 March 2015 at The Factory Theatre – Li Read more

TROMBONE SHORTY & ORLEANS AVENUE

TROMBONE SHORTY & ORLEANS AVENUE

WED 1 APR @ 7:30pm

New Orleans based Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue are a hard-edged Funk band that employ Hip-Hop beats, Rock dynamics and improvisation in a Jazz tradition. The band has toured the U.S. Read more

JOHN MAYALL

JOHN MAYALL

THU 2 APR @ 7PM

We welcome the godfather of British Blues back to Australia – John Mayall is a pioneer of the Blues, he founded John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers in the late ‘60’s which backed legendary musicians i Read more

THE BEAT

THE BEAT

SUN 5 APR @ 7:30PM

Forming in 1978 in Birmingham, The Beat has seen changes to the original line-up over the last 30 years and the formation of the American based band, The English Beat who have recently toured A Read more

KEB' MO'

KEB' MO'

MON 6 APR @ 6:30PM

Three-time Grammy winner and visionary Roots-music storyteller Keb’ Mo’ has just had his most successful release in almost 20 years, the new album ‘BLUESAmericana’. Read more

COUNTDOWN TO RECOVERY Feat. John Paul Young + Angry Anderson (Rose Tattoo) + more

COUNTDOWN TO RECOVERY Feat. John Paul Young + Angry Anderson (Rose Tattoo) + more

Supported by Russell Morris + Glenn Shorrock + Ignatius Jones + Dynamic Hepnotics + Mark Gable (Choirboys) + Shanon Watkins + more

TUE 26 MAY 2015

ARIA Hall of Fame legends and some of the biggest names in the Australian music industry take to the stage to help Philippine typhoon victims

It says a lot about folks who come together to help peo Read more