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ALBERT HAMMOND JR

ALBERT HAMMOND JR

Supported by Clews

TUE 24 JUL @ 7:30PM

Frontier Touring is pleased to announce that Albert Hammond Jr. – songwriter and guitarist with garage rock giants The Strokes – will return to Sydney in July 2018, for an intimate headline Read more

ENTITLED TRANSACTIONS

ENTITLED TRANSACTIONS

26 & 27 JUL @7PM

In a decaying English mansion in 1929, the Earl and his wife and their long-serving butler meander through their existenc Read more

NOTHING BUT THIEVES (UK)

NOTHING BUT THIEVES (UK)

Supported by Psychedelic Porn Crumpets

THU 26 JUL @ 8PM

Due to an overwhelming response from Australian fans, Nothing But Thieves have added an extra All Ages Sydney date.

On t Read more

MORTIIS (NOR)

MORTIIS (NOR)

FRI 27 JUL @ 8PM

For the First Time in Australia……….. Mortiis (Nor) is coming to Sydney With a very Special Performance of the Col Read more

SALSA PALLADIUM 2018

SALSA PALLADIUM 2018

SAT 28 JUL @ 8PM

Salsa Palladium: A full night of entertainment with a Salsa Band, Performances galore, plus hours of social dancing to Australias top Salsa DJ’s playing the very best in Salsa, Mambo, & Cha Read more

WILLIAM CRIGHTON

WILLIAM CRIGHTON

Supported by Melody Pool

SAT 28 JUL @ 8PM

“The essence of it is the live performance—it’s all moments captured,” William Crighton says of his new al Read more

ULCERATE

ULCERATE

FRI 3 AUG @ 8pm

New Zealand’s extreme metallers ULCERATE announce a weekend of Australian tour dates this August. Read more

RISE OF AVERNUS

RISE OF AVERNUS

Supported by Oar + Claret Ash + Norse

SAT 4 AUG @ 8PM

After a brief break from the live circuit, Rise Of Avernus are set to take their sophomore release ‘Eigengrau’ to Read more

HARMONY

HARMONY

Supported by Spike Vincent + Loose Fit

SAT 4 AUG @ 8PM

Double Negative is Harmony’s third album. Read more

ARCADIA

ARCADIA

8, 9, 10 AUG @ 7:30PM
11 AUG @ 7PM

Come join UTS Backstage for a special performance of the masterful Tom Stoppard’s finest play, Arcadia.

Directe Read more

KAKI KING (USA) - The Neck Is A Bridge To The Body

KAKI KING (USA) - The Neck Is A Bridge To The Body

Supported by Daniel Champagne

FRI 10 AUG @ 8PM

Provocative and moving, surprising and beautiful, “The Neck Is A Bridge To Read more

Z-STAR TRINITY

Z-STAR TRINITY

Supported by Karen Lee Andrews

FRI 10 AUG @ 8PM

Z-STAR TRINITY Read more

PARASITES LOST

PARASITES LOST

11 & 12 AUG @ 7PM

The story of one woman, who has contained multitudes.


You’re never alone, when you’ve got a parasite. Read more

MISS POLE DANCE NSW HEAT

MISS POLE DANCE NSW HEAT

SAT 11 AUG @ 7PM

Get ready for New South Wales biggest pole dancing competition – Miss Pole Dance NSW State Heats!

A sellout every year, this event is a not to be missed pole dancers dream. Read more

KEATING! - THE MUSICAL

KEATING! - THE MUSICAL

15 - 25 AUG @ 7.30PM

Keating! is a musical which portrays the political career of former Australian Prime Minister Paul Keating. Read more

MAKE THEM SUFFER

MAKE THEM SUFFER

Supported by Silent Planet (USA) + Oceans Ate Alaska (UK) + Thornhill

THU 16 AUG @ 7PM

Today Perth’s Make Them Suffer have announced an Australian tour set to hit venues this August. Read more

CARVIN JONES BAND

CARVIN JONES BAND

Supported by Simon Kinny-Lewis

FRI 17 AUG @ 8PM

Carvin Jones, ‘The King of the Strings’ was voted one of the 50 greatest blues guitarists of all-time by Guitarist Magazine.

The Carvin Jones Band is an explosive blues trio fronted by the w Read more

FRENCHY AND THE TALENT

FRENCHY AND THE TALENT

SAT AUG 18 @ 4:30PM AA
SAT AUG 18 @ 8:00PM 18+

ALL AGES SHOW at 4:30PM Read more

PIONEERS OF ROCK N ROLL

PIONEERS OF ROCK N ROLL

SAT 18 AUG @ 8PM

Awarded Live Performance of the Year at the 2017 Sydney Guitar Festival, thi Read more

DISBAND

DISBAND

SUN 19 AUG @ 7PM

Disband are a four-piece rock band out of Western Sydney, back in action after a six month break and ready to assail your Read more

ALBERT LEE (UK)

ALBERT LEE (UK)

Supported by The Spin Drifters

SUN 19 AUG @ 7:30PM

Grammy Award-winning legend Albert Lee celebrates over 50 years in th Read more

THE GOLDEN PIÑATA TOURNAMENT

THE GOLDEN PIÑATA TOURNAMENT

FRI 24 AUG @ 8PM

More than Mexican Wrestling and more than a party… Read more

BORIS THE BLADE

BORIS THE BLADE

Supported by I, Valiance

SAT 25 AUG @ 8PM

Boris The Blade are back and heavier than ever. Read more

ENSLAVED (NOR)

ENSLAVED (NOR)

Supported by Solstafir

THU 30 AUG @ 8PM

The Viking gods of progressive black metal return to herald the coming of Spring along Australia’s East Coast this August. Read more

1927 & PSEUDO ECHO

1927 & PSEUDO ECHO

FRI 31 AUG @ 8PM

Two of Australia’s most iconic bands are back again for one last time with their double barrelled catalogue of hits and classic songs!

After two years of National touring as one of the best doubl Read more

MOOSE BLOOD (UK)

MOOSE BLOOD (UK)

Supported by Hundredth

THU 6 SEP @ 6:30PM

Bursting on to the scene in 2012, Canterbury quartet Moose Blood solidified themselves as one of the UK’s hottes Read more

JOEY CAPE (LAGWAGON)

JOEY CAPE (LAGWAGON)

Supported by ZACH QUINN (PEARS)

SAT 8 SEP @ 7:30PM

U.S Punk stalwart Joey Cape of the legendary Lagwagon returns to Aussie shores this September for 2 exclusive headline shows!

A venerated punk prodigy and man of collaborative whim, for over Read more

SYDNEY UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL 2018

SYDNEY UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL 2018

13 - 16 SEP @ 6PM

The Earlybird Pass is your best way of ensuring that you won’t miss any of your chosen screenings at SUFF 2018 Your pass will be issued as a voucher that can be redeemed once the full SUFF pr Read more

MARK LANEGAN (USA)

MARK LANEGAN (USA)

TUE 18 SEP @ 8PM

An inimitable voice in popular American music and always a huge drawcard in Australia, Mark Lanegan will capitalise on the buzz created by his latest record Gargoyle with a highly anticipated s Read more

AN ACOUSTIC EVENING WITH ANDREW MCMAHON IN THE WILDERNESS

AN ACOUSTIC EVENING WITH ANDREW MCMAHON IN THE WILDERNESS

Supported by Zac Clark + Jack R. Reilly

WED 19 SEP @ 7:30PM

Singer-songwriter Andrew McMahon returns to Australia this September performing songs from his critically acclaimed solo releases as well as favourites from Something Corporate and Jack Read more

FRIENDLYJORDIES - A LIFE: MT

FRIENDLYJORDIES - A LIFE: MT

THU 20 SEP @ 7:30PM

Malcolm Turnbull’s bio begins with his great grandfather in the fledgling colony of Sydney, back then known as ‘Brisbane’. Read more

THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER (USA)

THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER (USA)

Supported by Aborted + Zeolite

THU 27 SEP @ 8PM

Since 2001, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER have created a musical brute that embraces all the finest qualities of melodic death metal yet does not shackle them, giving them room to constantly evolve a Read more

ROLLING BLACKOUTS COASTAL FEVER

ROLLING BLACKOUTS COASTAL FEVER

FRI 28 SEP @ 8PM

Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever announce their biggest headline tour to date. Read more

PABLO FRANCISCO

PABLO FRANCISCO

SAT 29 SEP @ 8PM

Pablo Francisco returns to Sydney with a brand new show and will rock the house with screams of laughter.

When Pablo Francisco hits the stage, he immediately brings his audiences to their fe Read more

ROCK OF AGES feat: PARADISE KITTY (LA) - All Girls, All Guns 'N' Roses

ROCK OF AGES feat: PARADISE KITTY (LA) - All Girls, All Guns 'N' Roses

Supported by Poisonus, Dave Eastgate & Boner Contention + Rock DJ’s

SUN 30 SEP @ 8PM

Paradise Kitty is a band of five badass babes born and bred on Guns N’ Roses bombastic 1987 debut, Appetite for Destruction. Read more

THE PRETTY THINGS

THE PRETTY THINGS

Supported by Tumbleweed + DJ Owen Penglis (Straight Arrows)

WED 3 OCT @ 8PM

With Special Guests TUMBLEWEED

And DJ Owen Penglis (Straight Arrows)

After 55 years of live performing, The Pretty Things – the iconic, 1st wave R&B / psychedelic cult heroes, form Read more

RON VINCENT SINGS CAT STEVENS

RON VINCENT SINGS CAT STEVENS

FRI 5 OCT @ 7PM

Ron Vincent weaves classic songs into a world-class celebration of one of the greatest artists of our time… Cat St Read more

ORANGE & LEMONS (PHL)

ORANGE & LEMONS (PHL)

Supported by Bryan Estepa & Band + The Elevator District

FRI 5 OCT @ 8PM

Philippines-based crossover indie-pop trio Orange & Lemons are about to cover new grounds for their first Australian Tour Read more

POLE CANDY

POLE CANDY

FRI 12 OCT @ 7PM

PoleCandy is one of the industry’s longest running competitions, and the first to feature a graded title for semi-professional artists. Read more

TIKI SAFARI

TIKI SAFARI

SAT 13 OCT @ 3PM

Whispers from the Menehune tell of a plot… Read more

FAIRBAIRN FILMS

FAIRBAIRN FILMS

FRI 19 OCT @ 7:30PM

Australia’s very own ‘Dumb and Dumber’ – Born in rural South Australia; Lachlan and Jaxon Fairbairn went from count Read more

DONNY BENET

DONNY BENET

FRI 19 OCT @ 8PM

The perfect primi piatti

It’s time for the secondi.

The Don is back on the menu once again.

After a sold out tour earlier in the year, Donny Benét brings his seductive and sweaty l Read more

KALLIDAD AND BAND OF DAWN

KALLIDAD AND BAND OF DAWN

SAT 20 OCT @ 8PM

KALLIDAD & BAND OF DAWN are on tour and looking forward to sharing the stage for a very special series of shows in NSW this October!

KALLIDAD: has evolved into a world-class he Read more

VARIETEASE GALA

VARIETEASE GALA

SAT 20 OCT @ 8PM

The Australian Burlesque Festival – Varietease!

A night of glamorous classic tease and modern neo-burlesque that will dazzle, delight and stimulate the senses! Read more

THE SWORD (USA)

THE SWORD (USA)

FRI 26 OCT @ 8PM

EVENT DATE UPDATED – 26 OCTOBER @ 8PM Read more

STARGAZER - The Sound of Rainbow

STARGAZER - The Sound of Rainbow

Supported by In Rock (The Deep Purple Experience) + Devine Electric

SAT 27 OCT @ 7PM

THIS SHOW HAS BEEN CANCELLED Read more

BIG FISH LITTLE FISH HALLOWEEN

BIG FISH LITTLE FISH HALLOWEEN

SUN 28 OCT @ 2PM

Attention all ghosts, goblins, witches and werewolves! Read more

THE ROMANTICS (USA)

THE ROMANTICS (USA)

Supported by Pseudo Echo

WED 31 OCT @ 7:30PM

From the USA, The Romantics, delivering all the hits! Including ‘What I Like Abut You’, ‘Talking In Your Sleep’, ‘One In A Million’ & ‘Rock You Up’. Read more

THE ANIMALS (UK)

THE ANIMALS (UK)

SUN 4 NOV @ 8:30PM

The Animals return this November bringing with them more than 50 years of iconic rhythm and blues rock Founding member and drummer John Steel will be joined by Mick Gallagher, the bands origina Read more

SALSA PALLADIUM + MAMBO CONVENTION 2018

SALSA PALLADIUM + MAMBO CONVENTION 2018

10 & 11 NOV @ 10AM

4 nights & 2 days of amazing International & National workshops, Parties, Top DJ’s, Live bands & Performances.

Everyone welcome to enjoy this weekend of dance from complete beginner to advanced & Read more

MIKE LOVE

MIKE LOVE

Supported by Declan Kelly

WED 14 NOV @ 7PM

Hawaii’s epic talent Mike Love returns to Sydney after their last sold out show, with percussionist Sam Ites as part of t Read more

OSAKA MONAURAIL (JPN)

OSAKA MONAURAIL (JPN)

SUN 18 NOV @ 8PM

JAPAN’S MINISTERS OF SUPERHEAVY FUNK, TO RETURN TO AUSTRALIA!

With 7 studio albums, 2 live albums and an ever-growing reputation as a must-see live act, Osaka Monaurail, are Japan’s Read more

KENNY SEBASTIAN

KENNY SEBASTIAN

MON 19 NOV @ 7PM

Kenny Sebastian is known for his humorous and creative takes on banal everyday situations. Read more

ISMO

ISMO

TUE 20 NOV @ 7PM

Ismo’s comedy career started in Finland in 2002 where he has toured across the country to sold out theatres, starred in his own sitcom “ISMO,” and released three comedy specials. Read more

MICHAEL SHAFAR

MICHAEL SHAFAR

SAT 24 NOV @ 7PM

After SOLD OUT shows across the country, one of Australia’s fastest rising comedians, Michael Shafar, comes to S Read more

MO GILLIGAN

MO GILLIGAN

SUN 25 NOV @ 7PM

After selling out an astonishing 30,000 tickets for his debut tour in the UK, comedy’s brightest new star Mo Gilligan is on his way to Sydney.

With his high-energy style and stunning physicality, Read more

VLATKO STEFANOVSKI TRIO (EX-YU)

VLATKO STEFANOVSKI TRIO (EX-YU)

SAT 1 DEC @ 8PM

One night only with the world class guitar virtuous Vlatko Stefanovski – first time touring Australia in his 40 years career.

Recognizable by the special style of fusion music – a mixture of Read more