Former Beasts of Bourbon Kim Salmon, Charlie Owen, Boris Sujdovic, Tony Pola and Tex Perkins reinvent themselves in a recorded project entitled ‘The Beasts Still Here’. Performing tracks from the new album ‘Still Here’ and […]
Do Re Mi, arguably the most successful Australian act of the post-punk era, make their long overdue return this summer for the By The C Festival appearances (featuring Icehouse and Sunnyboys) and headline shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. […]
Very sad day for us here. He was a talented and great man and also one of the nicest guys I ever got to play with and spend time with both on and off the stage. My heart goes out to Sarah and the boys and those who knew him best. Melbourne music and the world is down a good man today. […]
Bakers Eddy formed when 4 slacker mates decided they wanted something to do other than skate. For the next 2 years they would go through a few band names, a few first relationships and experiment with different genres and substances. […]
Inspired by Nirvana, Sonic Youth, Pixies they are known worldwide for their energetic and incredibly fun live shows that continue to delight fans. Ash are truly a band that no matter how many times you have seen you can never get bored of seeing. […]
Civic Sounds brought together a range of eclectic artist and sounds into the heart of Melboourne’s CBD. This all-day laneway party sprawled across multiple venues with the main stage in the iconic AC/DC Lane which played host to bands and DJs playing from midday until late. […]
Arising from the fifteen year partnership of acclaimed volcanic performance artist and writer Moira Finucane and theatre creator and director Jackie Smith, Finucane & Smith engage extraordinary artists and hijack myriad artforms to create intriguing, welcoming, complex and highly politicised ‘worlds’ for their audiences to occupy. Crossing hard core industrial with early opera, the literary gothic with burlesque, circus with drama, feminist performance art with sideshow, fine art with fine food, they celebrate the complexity and redemptive potential of humanity.
Finucane’s diva driven, disco pumping, torch song singing, booty shaking, carousel riding, ghost train spooking Dance Hall took over The Famous Spiegeltent and Luna Park! Dress up! Get down!
Tony Joe White was an American singer-songwriter and guitarist, best known for his 1969 hit “Polk Salad Annie” and for “Rainy Night in Georgia”, which he wrote but was first made popular by Brook Benton in 1970. […]
We are thrilled to present one of the UK’s most exciting and loveable Ska acts ‘Big Fat Panda’ who will be bringing their inimitable sound and style to Australia for the very first time and exclusively for SpecialOz’d! […]