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Songs and Times Of Sam Cooke Review

Songs and Times Of Sam Cooke pays homage to his musical career through the voice and stagecraft of Australian born Gary Pinto and his crack six piece band. The night was broken down into two sets, with a short intermission in the middle. The first set focused on the more ballad side of his art, while the second set was more up-tempo and included more audience participation.   //   After a few hiccups with the sound during the beginning of the first set (the voice too low ...

Florence + The Machine Aussie Tour

Famed for their mesmerising live show, Florence Welch and her band will gear up to unleash a set of songs spanning their previous three albums, and debut brand new songs from the forthcoming fourth studio album, High As Hope, live for Australian audiences. “Florence Welch’s theatricality proves powerful as she performs tracks from new album High as Hope…an appealingly visceral force live”– The Guardian “As she proved at Glastonbury, Florence is a match for anyone on the ...

Songs and Times of Sam Cooke

Credited by many as the inventor of soul music, Cooke began his career in gospel bands, later moving to “secular music” and creating a sound that broke the colour divide. More than sharp suits, luxury cars, generous women and earthy language, Cooke’s crystal-clear, velvet-smooth voice had the melodies to match and revolutionised a new genre.   //   Cooke broke race and religious barriers in the 1950’s and 1960’s and became one of the best known African ...

Experience the music of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire with a live Orchestra!

Relive the magic of Harry Potter™ soaring across the big screen in high-definition and experience the music of a live symphony orchestra performing Patrick Doyle's unforgettable score.   //   The film will feature full original dialogue, which will also be subtitled. HARRY POTTER characters, names and related indicia are c & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. J.K. ROWLING`S WIZARDING WORLD™ J.K. Rowling and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Publishing Rights c ...

Arctic Monkeys are coming to rock out soon in Australia!

Alex Turner and co. will kick things off in the west with a show in Perth, before crossing over to Melbourne and heading up the east coast with shows in Sydney and Brisbane with the final leg across the Tasman in Auckland. Joining them at all shows will be friends and collaborators Mini Mansions, the LA trio featuring members of Queens of the Stone Age, and The Last Shadow Puppets. The news comes fresh after the Arctic Monkeys announced a new two-track digital bundle, featuring a ...

Lily Allen is set to return to Australia this February!

No Shame marks a kind of rebirth for Lily, who went back to the drawing board after several tumultuous years, eventually producing a beautifully raw and truthful set of classic pop songs that take her right back to the DIY spirit of her first two albums Alright, Still (2006) and It’s Not Me, It’s You (2011).     “On album one and two, I had finally found an outlet in which to express who I was, and who I thought I was,” Lily explains. “And then I had children and I got ...

So Frenchy So Chic is returning to Brisbane this month!

Sultry, sexy and highly charismatic, this Marseilles-born artist is cut from the same cloth as So Frenchy So Chic icons like Françoise Hardy, Jane Birkin, Charlotte Gainsbourg and Emilie Simon; and not just in her kohl-rimmed eyes, vintage styling and heavy-fringed brunette looks.   //   Former member of So Frenchy So Chic alumni, La Femme, Clara’s indie-like sound carries a heavy, danceable groove (thanks to her love of cool basslines) and a stage presence that is ...

George Ezra 2019 Australian Tour

Recently bestowed as the biggest song of the UK summer by the Official Charts Company, ‘Shotgun’ has taken off big-time Down Under. Its ridiculously catchy chorus and adorably quirky video clip have been inescapable, boosting Ezra’s sophomore record Staying at Tamara’s into the ARIA Top 10 and laying the foundation for huge 2019 shows in Perth, Brisbane, Adelaide, Sydney and Melbourne. From humble beginnings as a ‘have guitar – will travel’ type roaming around the pubs and ...

Damien Rice Australian Tour

Over an illustrious career, Rice has taken his renowned live show to premiere venues across the globe, along with landmark festivals from Glastonbury to Coachella. His live show, known for its tender confessions eviscerated by booming vocals, will take audiences on a unique musical journey.   //   “Singer-songwriter Damien Rice has fine-tuned the art of delivering his ardent, lovelorn folk gems to maximum heartrending effect.”– Rolling Stone “His songs are ...

The KISS – End of the Road World Tour is coming to Australia!

Known for their trademark larger-than-life blistering performances, KISS has proven for decades why they are hands down the most iconic live show in rock n roll.   //   "… This will be the ultimate celebration for those who've seen us and a last chance for those who haven't. KISS Army, we're saying goodbye on our final tour with our biggest show yet and we'll go out the same way we came in..... Unapologetic and Unstoppable," said KISS. The KISS - End of the Road ...