Author Archives: reception

Dawn by Emma Donovan & The Putbacks

Acclaimed Indigenous vocalist Emma Donovan and Melbourne rhythm combo The PutBacks come together to bring you Dawn – an LP of hard hitting and heartfelt soul songs telling stories of grief, struggle and redemption. Dawn is a gritty, uniquely Australian record, simultaneously classic and … Read More

Community Billboard 15th November – 20th November

This weekly community billboard is proudly sponsored by the City of Sydney’s Plan for the future – Sydney 2030 – making our city more green, global and connected. Read More

Community Billboard 30th Oct – 6th November

This weekly community billboard is proudly sponsored by the City of Sydney’s Plan for the future – Sydney 2030 – making our city more green, global and connected. Read More

Russian film festival returns

In its eleventh year, the film festival, Russian Resurrection, will once again give the audience the best of Russian cinema from a wide variety of genres. “It is through the cinema we can reach a deeper understanding of Russia and enhance … Read More

Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens – Cold World

Naomi Shelton, a singer of both Saturday night and Sunday morning music, has released her second album Cold World. This record features a huge mix of sounds including gospel, soul, funk with even hints of rumba and country. Read More

COMMUNITY BILLBOARD 3RD OCTOBER – 10TH OCTOBER

This weekly community gig guide is proudly sponsored by the City of Sydney’s Plan for the future – Sydney 2030 – making our city more green, global and connected. Read More

Smiling for Smiddy Challenge 2014

Smiling for Smiddy is an organisation who each year raise money for cancer research and commemorate their fallen comrade Adam Smiddy, who died of aggressive melanoma at the young age of 26. Adam was a physiotherapist and talented triathlete who … Read More

Los Crema Paraiso @ The Basement for Sounds of Primavera

Sydney is getting a taste of contemporary Latin sounds when Sounds of Primavera come to town in October. To kick things off, The Basement is presenting Los Crema Paraiso featuring Sudamerican Rockers, DJ Bobby Brazuka and Tropicante Sound … Read More

COMMUNITY BILLBOARD 25TH SEPTEMBER – 2ND OCTOBER

This weekly community gig guide is proudly sponsored by the City of Sydney’s Plan for the future – Sydney 2030 – making our city more green, global and connected. Read More

Latinaotearoa @ Jam Gallery for Sounds of Primavera

Latin music will be the talk of October with Latinaotearoa set to play at the Jam Gallery as a part of the Sounds of Primavera Latin music festival. Joining Latinaotearoa will be Kriola Collective, DJ Afro and Pineapple Republic. Latinaotearoa … Read More

Travel Guide @ City Recital Hall

Coming this November at the City Recital Hall, Ralph Towner, Wolfgang Muthspiel and Slava Grigoryan are bringing their album Travel Guide to Sydney fans.Formed in 2005, American Towner, Austrian Muthspiel and Kazakhstan-born Australian Grigoryan have brought … Read More

Roxane’s first impressions about jazz

When I think of jazz music, I think about black musicians, playing in black and white a lively and furious music with their trumpet, clarinet, in a smoky bar, but maybe it’s because of a personal experience. Let me explain… … Read More

Baby et Lulu

It is impossible not to be charmed by Baby et Lulu, the charismatic musical partnership between Abby Dobson (Leonardo’s Bride) and Lara Goodridge (FourPlay). Sharing a passion for vocal harmony, as well as for romance and music, and accompanied by … Read More

Germany and France Discovering Sydney – Part 1

Hey everyone! We are Sophia, 19 years old from Germany and Roxane, 21 years old from France. Just a couple of days ago, we arrived in Sydney with the same aim: doing an internship at Eastside Radio. So, now you … Read More

Friday Night Live – The Quarter Acre Block Party

Martin place will be transformed into a suburban backyard this coming Friday 19th of September for the launch of Art & About Sydney. Friday Night Live-The Quarter Acre Block Party will feature live music by … Read More

Marvin Gaye Experience

To celebrate the 30th year anniversary since the passing of one of Motown’s greats, The Marvin Gaye Experience is coming to Sydney’s State Theatre this September 19th.  … Read More

Randwick Eco-Living Fair

  On Sunday, 14th September Eco-living Fair will be celebrating its tenth year as Randwick City Council’s signature sustainability event. In keeping with the spirit of the event, Randwick City Council is giving away over 3000 … Read More

Paul Grabowsky Trio One Sydney Gig

Pianist and composer Paul Grabowsky has been leading a jazz trio for more than three decades now, and every incarnation is as good or better than the last. When in Sydney, Grabowsky has consistently chosen elite … Read More

Sunday Jazz at Juniper Hall

Back by popular demand, Sunday Jazz at Juniper Hall! A beautiful place to spend your Sunday afternoon, with the added bonus of some amazing live music. This week Mike Hallam’s Hot 5 presents: A Salute to Satchmo – … Read More

EXQUISITE PIANO COMPOSITION WITH ELODIE SABLIER (FRANCE)

Fresh from the successful release of her recent album Vertigo, Elodie Sablier’s performance at the Basement is bringing together her exquisite piano composition and performance skills, at ‘The Basement’ on Thursday 4th September. Blessed with technique from the best French … Read More