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ALEX & EVE: THE COMPLETE STORY

ALEX & EVE: THE COMPLETE STORY

25 - 27 AUG @ 8PM,
SUN 28 AUG @ 5PM
SAT 10 SEP @ 8PM

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Due to overwhelming demand, extra show announced! Read more

CUTE IS WHAT WE AIM FOR

CUTE IS WHAT WE AIM FOR

Supported by Sat - Blossom // Sun - Stand Atlantic

SAT 27 AUG @ 8PM (18+)
SUN 28 AUG @ 5PM (ALL AGES)

Saturday: 8pm Doors // 8:15pm Blossoms // 8:55pm Undercast // 9:45pm Cute Is What We Aim For

Sunday: 5pm Doors // 5:15pm Stant Atlantic // 5:55pm Undercast // 6:45pm Cute Is What We Aim For </ Read more

SYDNEY FRINGE COMEDY

SYDNEY FRINGE COMEDY

30 AUG - 30 SEP

A MONTH OF THE BEST NEW COMEDY

The producers of the Sydney Comedy Festival will present the sixth annual Sydney Fringe Comedy program from Tuesday 30th August to Friday 30th September 2016. Read more

MISS BURLESQUE NSW

MISS BURLESQUE NSW

FRI 2 SEP @ 7:30PM

Ready… Set… TEASE!

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

DIESEL

DIESEL

SAT 3 SEP @ 8PM

Americana – It’s music that draws from America’s roots, from country, folk, bluegrass, R&B, the blues – But to Diesel, Americana is the very core of his being. Read more

ONE DAY SUNDAYS

ONE DAY SUNDAYS

Supported by Joyride + Adit + Raph + Jayteehazard + Mike Who + I-Dee

SUN 4 SEP @ 1PM

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 no Read more

SYDNEY UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL 2016

SYDNEY UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL 2016

THU 15 - SUN 18 SEP

Sydney Underground Film Festival is Australia’s most adventurous film festival.

Celebrating the best in indie, transgressive, provocative, quality oddball and cutting-edge cinema, SUFF celebrates Read more

CHASING ASYLUM

CHASING ASYLUM

WED 21 SEP @ 7PM

One Day Entertainment (with some help from our friends at the Factory Theatre) is proud to present a screening of Chasing Asylum, a documentary which exposes the real impact of Australia’s offshore Read more

PRINCE & BOWIE TRIBUTE PARTY

PRINCE & BOWIE TRIBUTE PARTY

FRI 23 SEP @ 8PM

Prince & Bowie Tribute Party

Let’s dance like it’s 1999 – again. Read more

THE SMITHS TRIBUTE

THE SMITHS TRIBUTE

Supported by Steve Kilbey (The Church) + The Maladies + Mr Blonde + J M S Harrison + more

SAT 24 SEP @ 7:30PM

We’re set for a huge 30 year celebration of The Smiths iconic album ‘The Queen Is Dead’, which was released in 1986. Read more

BILL PATRICK (USA) & MASOMENOS (France)

BILL PATRICK (USA) & MASOMENOS (France)

Supported by Gabby + Systrum (Live) + Mantra Collective + Marcotix + Amháin + Venda + Tyson Bruun + B&H Smooth + Marley Sherman

SAT 1 OCT @ 2PM

Sydney institutions Subsonic Music and Mantra Collective are joining forces this October Long Weekend to bring you a stacked lineup across 3 rooms for a 12 hour outdoor and indoor romper

Famed DJ B Read more

BLACK MOUNTAIN (CAN)

BLACK MOUNTAIN (CAN)

Supported by The Laurels + Medicine Voice

MON 3 OCT @ 8PM

After seven years absence, Popfrenzy are delighted to announce that Canadian rock transformers, Black Mountain are returning to Australia this October. Read more

GARY MOORE REMEMBERED

GARY MOORE REMEMBERED

Supported by Kevin Borich + Mal Eastick + Phil Emmanuel + Dave Leslie + Peter Northcote + Steve Edmonds + Randall Waller + more

THU 6 OCT @ 7:30PM

Gary Moore Remembered is a concert event paying tribute to the incredible guitar and songwriting talents of guitarist Gary Moore

Hailing from Northern Ireland in Belfast Gary Moore’s emphatic raw g Read more

LEVELLERS (UK)

LEVELLERS (UK)

Supported by Round Mountain Girls + Paper Thin

FRI 7 OCT @ 8PM

Levellers have been called a lot conflicting of things over their 27-year history – However, the closest thing to a consensus surrounding the seminal British folk-punk band is that their platinum-sell Read more

DENIZ TEK

DENIZ TEK

Supported by The Dark Clouds + The Undermines

FRI 7 OCT @ 8PM

Deniz Tek is best known as a founding member of the influential Australian 70’s independent rock band Radio Birdman.

Original Read more

SAD GRRRLS FEST 2016

SAD GRRRLS FEST 2016

Supported by Le Pie + Coda Conduct + Twin Caverns + Missing Children + Claire Knight + Yon Plume + more

SAT 8 OCT @ 2PM

Sad Grrrls Fest is an annual music festival celebrating gender diversity and showcasing some of the amazing non-male musicians in Read more

POLE EVOLUTION - Unbound

POLE EVOLUTION - Unbound

SAT 8 OCT @ 8PM

Pole Evolution returns in 2016 with its latest work ‘UNBOUND’

Featuring an incredible line up of Australian Pole Stars and emerging talent, UNBOUND will intrigue, move and entertain you as the Read more

FACES - The Musical

FACES - The Musical

TUES 11 - SUN 23 OCT

A new musical by Carmelita Lees.

When 4 young adults meet up in an attic to help their friend Ethan find a penny Read more

RATCAT

RATCAT

Supported by Toys Went Berserk + Spod

FRI 14 OCT @ 7:30PM

RATCAT are celebrating their 30th anniversary with a special one off show at the Factory Theatre this October with friends Toys Went Berserk and Spod.

1986 was an incredible & heady period for the Read more

BAD FESTIVAL

BAD FESTIVAL

Supported by Big White // Dispossessed + many more

SAT 15 OCT @ 5pm

Introducing BAD – a one-day festival celebrating artists who sear boundaries, burn conventions and embrace supporters w Read more

HORRORSHOW

HORRORSHOW

Supported by B Wise

SAT 15 OCT @ 8PM

SOLD OUT

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT

JOIN THE WAIT LIST NOW Read more

HAYES CARLL (USA)

HAYES CARLL (USA)

SUN 16 OCT @ 7PM

Hayes Carll is at the forefront of a generation of American singer/songwriters – A Texas native, his style of roots-oriented songwriting has been noted for its plain-spoken poetry and sarcastic humour Read more

HADAL MAW

HADAL MAW

Supported by Sumeru // Yanomamo // Home Burial

FRI 21 OCT @ 7:00PM

HADAL MAW finally return to Sydney for an Exclusive Headline Show at The Fact Read more

THE AMY WINEHOUSE SHOW: BACK TO BLACK

THE AMY WINEHOUSE SHOW: BACK TO BLACK

FRI 21 OCT @ 8:30PM

Hot off a sell-out show at this year’s Adelaide Fringe Festival, Thornbury Theatre and the East Coast, The Amy Winehouse Show – Back to Black returns for their biggest set of shows yet

The show Read more

CAMERON JAMES

CAMERON JAMES

SAT 22 OCT @ 7PM

Hey, baby – I’m an acclaimed up-and-coming comedian (ABC’s How Not To Behave, Triple J’s Matt and Alex, RAW Comedy Runner U Read more

OZAN GÜNÇE - Bu neyin kafası?

OZAN GÜNÇE - Bu neyin kafası?

SAT 22 OCT @ 8:15PM

Turkish Comedy in Australia is at last here

From how couples can’t decide if their newborn’s name should be Turkish Read more

BAD MANNERS

BAD MANNERS

Supported by The Porkers

FRI 28 OCT @ 8pm

To celebrate 40 years on stages all over the world, BAD MANNERS are embarking on their most extensive run of Australian and New Zealand shows ever. Read more

THE GREAT DIVORCE

THE GREAT DIVORCE

THU 3 - SAT 5 NOV

Too many of us today are living in our own private hell. Loneliness, isolation, fear. Read more

CRVENA JABUKA

CRVENA JABUKA

Supported by Nenad Milosavljevic (AKA Nesa Galija)

THU 3 NOV @ 8PM

Sarajevo Pop-Rock Legends Crvena Jabuka will be making their long awaited return to Australian this November.

Crvena Jabuka are one of the biggest names on the ex-yu rock and pop scen Read more

SUPERHEIST

SUPERHEIST

FRI 4 NOV @ 8PM

Don’t Call It A Comeback Tour

After 13 years in the wilderness, Australia’s biggest Nu-Metal exponents are back bigger than ever!

After much mystery it is now revealed that the new fron Read more

KANDA BONGO MAN

KANDA BONGO MAN

SAT 5 NOV @ 8PM

Kanda Bongo Man is a Congolese soukous musician. Kanda Bongo Man is known for the structural changes he implemented to soukous music. Read more

CITIZEN (USA)

CITIZEN (USA)

THU 10 NOV @ 7:30PM

Slowly growing and changing since they first met as midwestern high-schoolers in 2009, CITIZEN have emerged today as one of underground alternative rock’s most promising bands

CITIZEN will be ret Read more

SEX ON TOAST

SEX ON TOAST

FRI 11 NOV @ 8PM

After a short hiatus following the release of their sophomore EP Ready, Sex on Toast are ready to head out on the Read more

THE MISSION (UK)

THE MISSION (UK)

FRI 11 NOV @ 8PM

80s UK bad boys The Mission are heading downunder for their 30th Anniversary tour this November, the first time they’ve set foot in Australia since 1990

Known as the kings of excess, the band’s Read more

LIVERPOOL FC Q&A with Robbie Fowler

LIVERPOOL FC Q&A with Robbie Fowler

SAT 12 NOV
VENUE UPGRADE

THIS EVENT HAS UPGRADED TO THE METRO THEATRE

Date and time have not changed. Read more

GARRY GRAY & THE SIXTH CIRCLE

GARRY GRAY & THE SIXTH CIRCLE

Supported by LEADFINGER // CHICKENSTONES

FRI 18 NOV @ 8PM

One of Australian rock roll’s few truly dangerous frontmen, Garry Gray (ex-Sacred Cowboys), is making a rare Sydne Read more

LEFTFIELD (DJ SET)

LEFTFIELD (DJ SET)

FRI 18 NOV @ 9PM

Leftfield, one of dance music’s most influential artists of all-time, will be embarking on a DJ tour this November. Read more

THE TROGGS (UK)

THE TROGGS (UK)

THU 24 NOV @ 8PM

THE TROGGS are widely known to have inspired the age of garage and punk rock including The Ramones, Iggy Pop and The Buzzcocks

THE TROGGS first entered the Australian charts in 1966 with ‘Wild Th Read more

EZEKIEL OX

EZEKIEL OX

FRI 25 NOV @ 8:00PM

Ezekiel Ox is one of Australia’s most prolific and outspoken career multidisciplinary artists.

“…force o Read more

BELL X1 (IRE)

BELL X1 (IRE)

SAT 3 DEC @ 8PM

After an impressive nation wide Australian tour in 2014, Irish rockers Bell X1 return for 3 special shows this December in support of their impressive new album ‘Arms’

Known for th Read more

HANDS LIKE HOUSES

HANDS LIKE HOUSES

FRI 3 FEB @ 8PM

Canberra’s most famous alt rock exports Hands Like Houses have kept the momentum rolling with the announcement the Read more

ELLIOTT SMITH TRIBUTE - Either/Or 20 Year Anniversary

ELLIOTT SMITH TRIBUTE - Either/Or 20 Year Anniversary

Supported by Tangents + Caitlin Harnett + Katie Brianna + Hannahband + Wasters + Rachel Maria Cox + Sam Shinazzi + Black River Bell + Fabels

SAT 11 FEB @ 7:30PM

In February 1997 Elliott Smith released his 3rd album Either/Or which became one of his most popular and iconic albums

Sadly he passed away in 2003, but he is remembered and admired continually thr Read more

THE RUMJACKS

THE RUMJACKS

SAT 18 FEB @ 7PM

The Rumjacks take to the road to showcase material from their third studio album, Sleepin Rough. Read more

THUNDER (UK)

THUNDER (UK)

TUE 7 MAR @ 8PM

UK rock legends THUNDER are heading to Australia for their first ever tour this March – and it only took 27 years

Since forming in 1989, the Londoners have established themselves among the UK’s m Read more