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RUSS

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When: Wednesday 17th July
Where: Enmore Theatre

Named in Forbes annual ’30 under 30’ list for 2019, the American rapper RUSS notably emerged onto the music scene between 2011 and 2014 when he released an impressive 11 mixtapes. What followed was 87 consecutive weekly singles released to his Soundcloud account – where a mass audience discovered his sound and vibe as an artist. Having firmly cemented his place as a global hip-hop heavyweight, Russ returns for two huge headline shows alongside a coveted spot on the 2019 Splendour In The Grass line-up.

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Article by Enmore Theatre.

Punch Brothers

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When: Wednesday 17th July
Where: Enmore Theatre

Welcome to a musical duel between two highly talented, competitive pianists, ANDREAS KERN vs. PAUL CIBIS. After sold-out concerts in Europe, the United State, and Asia, here is the Australian premiere now! This is the piano concert beyond traditions and imaginations entertaining and pleasing to the ear, the eye, and the mind. Phenomenal pianists Andreas Kern and Paul Cibis will go head-to-head on stage, charming and enchanting audiences with a variety of classical pieces by Chopin, Liszt, and Debussy. The two artists will even spontaneously improvise tunes requested by the audience. At the end of each round, all members of the audience are invited to vote on the duo’s performances. All based on your decisions: who will earn your vote and win the battle? Let's crown the winner together!!

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Article by Enmore Theatre.

Peter Asher & Albert Lee

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When: Thursday 22nd August
Where: The Concourse, Chatswood

David Roy Williams Presents Music Legends, PETER ASHER & ALBERT LEE. Together in Australia for the first time with their songs & stories. Featuring the hits of Peter & Gordon, Buddy Holly, the Everly Brothers and others! “A World Without Love”, “I Go To Pieces”, “Bye Bye Love”, “Crying In The Rain”, “Lady Godiva” and more. As one half of British Pop Duo Peter & Gordon, Peter Asher had numerous hits in Australia and around the world in the ‘60s. He was subsequently A & R Director for the Beatles' Apple Records, and became a legend as a Grammy-winning producer and manager of James Taylor, Linda Ronstadt and others. Albert Lee has been called "the ultimate virtuoso" by Eric Clapton, and is a Grammy-winning, 5 x Guitar Player Magazine ‘Country Guitar Player of the Year’. Albert had a 25-year run as Music Director for the Everly Brothers, has been a key band member for Joe Cocker, The Crickets, Emmylou Harris and Eric Clapton, and has worked with Paul McCartney & Ringo Starr and others. Peter Asher & Albert Lee’s history is one of song, and these duo storyteller shows will reflect that history and feature those songs.

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Article by Ticketek.

Piano Battle Live in AU

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When: Friday 30th August
Where: The Concourse, Chatswood

Welcome to a musical duel between two highly talented, competitive pianists, ANDREAS KERN vs. PAUL CIBIS. After sold-out concerts in Europe, the United State, and Asia, here is the Australian premiere now! This is the piano concert beyond traditions and imaginations entertaining and pleasing to the ear, the eye, and the mind. Phenomenal pianists Andreas Kern and Paul Cibis will go head-to-head on stage, charming and enchanting audiences with a variety of classical pieces by Chopin, Liszt, and Debussy. The two artists will even spontaneously improvise tunes requested by the audience. At the end of each round, all members of the audience are invited to vote on the duo’s performances. All based on your decisions: who will earn your vote and win the battle? Let's crown the winner together!!

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Article by Ticketek.

Robertson Brothers 60's Variety Show

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When: Saturday 31st August
Where: EVAN Theatre, Panthers

The Robertson Brothers grew up in a home that appreciated the Variety TV Show. When conceiving and designing this new live touring show they decided to reinvent the magic and diversity of the old school 60's Variety TV shows. So... expect to be entertained by a bunch of Classic Hit songs from artists such as The Everly Brothers, Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, The Bee Gees, The Hollies, plus many more. Through the prism of the Variety TV show format you'll travel back in time to embrace and celebrate all the hits of these Music Legends. The glorious melodies and harmonies of The Everly Brothers, Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, The Bee Gees, The Hollies, plus many more are meticulously recreated and come alive with Australia's very own Multi Award Winning vocal harmony duo.... The Robertson Brothers and Simon Brook McLachlan from The Jersey Boys...., combined with their amazing big screen interactive multimedia presentation and rockin' live band. You'll be singing, dancing, laughing and crying to songs like 'Spicks and Specks', 'To Love Somebody', 'New York Mining Disaster', 'Massachusetts', 'I Started A Joke', 'Words', 'Got To Get A Message To You', 'Sherry', 'Walk Like A Man', 'Rag Doll', 'Big Girls Don't Cry', 'Oh What A Night', 'Working My Way Back To You', 'Let's Hang On', 'Bye Bye Love', 'Wake Up Little Susie', 'All I Have To Do Is Dream', 'Bird Dog', 'Let It Be Me', '(Til) I Kissed You', 'Cathy's Clown', 'Crying In The Rain' and 'When Will I Be Loved', 'Bus Stop', 'Air That I Breathe', 'He Ain't Heavy' plus so many more in this special celebration of your favourite Rock n Roll Superstars!

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Article by Ticketek.

Ride

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When: Friday 6th September
Where: Enmore Theatre

Seminal Shoegaze legends RIDE return to Australia and New Zealand for their first headline tour in over 25 years! Forming in Oxford, England in 1988, RIDE set the blueprint for the shoegaze scene with the release of their landmark debut album ‘Nowhere’- a timeless classic which spurred the emergence of a new generation of psychedelic bands to follow. Fast forward to 2019, RIDE return with their highly anticipated sixth studio album ‘This Is Not A Safe Place’ due out August 16th via Inertia. The album’s first single ‘Future Love’ features their trademark kaleidoscopic wall of sound and is what Andy Bell describes as “a song about the beginning of a relationship, when everything feels possible.” Comprised of Andy Bell, Mark Gardener, Loz Colbert, and Steve Queralt, RIDE have sold out headline tours around the world to a plethora of critical acclaim. “Ride put on a mega show” – Louder Than War. “Hypnotising live” – The Line Of Best Fit.

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Article by Enmore Theatre.

Pt. Birju Maharaj Concert

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When: Wednesday 15th September
Where: The Concourse, Chatswood

Ghungroo School of Kathak Dance presents For the first time in Sydney, Pt Birju Maharaj Live in Concert. A live performance featuring internationally acclaimed choreographer, singer and Kathak dance maestro Pt Birju Maharaj, his senior disciple Smt Saswati Sen and his team of talented musicians from India. Kathak is a classical dance form originating in the northern parts of India.

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Rhonda Burchmore & Lara Mulcahy

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When: Friday 20th September
Where: EVAN Theatre, Panthers

Rhonda Burchmore and Lara Mulcahy are ‘PARTNERS IN CRIME'. After touring smash hit sensation ABBA-solutely Fabulous for two years, award winning entertainers Rhonda Burchmore OAM and Lara Mulcahy return with the most iconic duos of all time! The original dynamos from the worldwide sensation Mamma Mia! will thrill audiences with the world’s most legendary partnerships. Featuring Sonny and Cher, Patsy and Eddie, The Blues Brothers and Dolly and Kenny to name just a few; it’s guaranteed to have the audience in stitches from start to finish. Burchmore and Mulcahy are two of the country’s most formidable entertainers. Rhonda’s career spans as long as her legs and includes roles in Hot Shoe Shuffle, Sugar Babies, Mamma Mia! and Mame; alongside a regular guest slot on Hey Hey It’s Saturday. Lara Mulcahy has played starring roles in Mamma Mia!, Les Miserables, Moulin Rouge and more.

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Article by Ticketek.

Regurgitator

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When: Friday 8th November & Saturday 9th November
Where: Metro Theatre

Emerging from one of the eddies in the independent undercurrent of Brisbane’s 90s music scene, the past 2.5 decades have been of ceaseless reinventive spirit, playing with form and flux, the affection of self-parody, ever ambling a rickety bridge of modus vivendi, all bagged up with an effervescent outsider enthusiasm that has never left their skin. And now... to pound the quarter century mark with a fully blown visually rehabilitated retrospective of a show straddling a holographic hyperbole of antiquated technology, trawling the analogue back through the digital. And when it comes to those ubiquitous lists... Maybe 11 ALBUMS or so if you count the live, Jingles compilation and latest kids release; EPS surely must be 7 of these at least... and in their time maybe 16 singles, a few 7inches and 5 or so DVD releases. And MUSIC VIDEOS feels like maybe 47 or so of those... SHIRTS jeez, must have been close to 120 or so designs spread across... approximately 905 PERFORMANCES or thereabouts including maybe 25 national headline tours, 6 Big Day Out tours, so many festivals you could poke a stick at... along with some great times playing with DEVO, Boredoms, The Prodigy, TISM, Audio Active, CIV, The Mint Chicks, Ratatat, Senyawa, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Helmet, The Melvins and more including the odd collaborative excursions into theatre, dance, live soundtracks and generally just bent on allowing an unstable ingenuity... and on that note who could forget 21 days inside a glass BUBBLE! Whatever the extent of this output means in the greater scheme of things the obvious consistencies have always been the open pursuit of creative probity, humour above serious intent, sustainable mentalities above any need for dominance, and about as honest unto themselves as possible - whomever that might be? All in all just playing to the ad-hoc... making it up as it goes. Joining us for this head-brush of a warp drive through our times is none other than Japan's coruscating icons of sugar punk power popsters SHONEN KNIFE, along with erstwhile compadres in the mirthful upending of contemporary culture THE FAUVES. As well as featuring the always welcome festival invitations including CALOUNDRA MUSIC FESTIVAL on SUN 6 OCT, and LOST LANDS in Werribee on SUN 3 NOV (which also feature ever bending kids adventure POGOGO SHOW) we also present 2 days of extended celebration in hometown BRISBANE featuring on Saturday from 5.00pm - DICKLORD, TOTAL PACE (tbc?) and FAT ; and on Sunday from 3.00pm - KOKO UZI, THE STRESS OF LEISURE and SCREAMFEEDER . REGURGITATOR. Quarter Pounder - 25 years of being consumed. With guest superlatives at selected stores... SHONEN KNIFE & THE FAUVES

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Article by Metro Theatre.

Rob Thomas: Chip Tooth Tour

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When: Wednesday 13th November
Where: ICC Sydney

Currently in Australia to promote of his brand-new album Chip Tooth Smile, multi-award-winning singer-songwriter ROB THOMAS today announced he will return for a massive national tour this November. As both a hugely successful solo artist and front man for Matchbox Twenty, Rob Thomas will make a welcome return to our shores for performances in Canberra, Sydney and Melbourne; an outdoor show at Perth’s Kings Park and Botanic Garden, and three winery shows presented by A Day On The Green. This is Rob’s 10th Australian tour, and to date he’s sold more than half a million tickets here. Fans can expect a dynamic show of huge hits and favourites plucked from Thomas’s 30+ year career, as well as a tasting of new tracks lifted from Chip Tooth Smile. Among his numerous hits are solo classics like Lonely No More, This Is How A Heart Breaks, and Streetcorner Symphony; Matchbox Twenty favourites Push, 3AM, If You’re Gone and Bent, as well as Smooth, his worldwide smash hit Santana collaboration. Rob Thomas is one of the most distinctive artists of this or any other era - a gifted vocalist, spell-binding performer and an acclaimed songwriter known worldwide as the lead singer and primary composer with Matchbox Twenty, as well as for his multi-platinum solo work and chart-topping collaborations. As a songwriter and collaborator Thomas has racked up global sales of more than 80 million records. Chip Tooth Smile (out now through Warner Music Australia) is fourth solo album offering from Thomas, featuring the new single One Less Day (Dying Young).

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Article by Ticketek.

Peter Bence

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When: Sunday 1st December
Where: Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House

Internationally-acclaimed artist and the world’s ‘Fastest Piano Player’ Peter Bence will return this year to thrill Australian audiences with his incredible talent. Bence has achieved sensational success with his edgy, percussive and expressive playing style that has broken down boundaries between classical and popular music. He takes the piano to a whole new level, which inspires both younger and older generations of musicians and music lovers from everywhere around the world. In January 2012 he attained the Guinness World Record for the “most piano key hits in one minute” with 765 key hits.

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Article by Ticketek.

Queen + Adam Lambert: The Rhapsody Tour

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When: Saturday 15th February
Where: ANZ Stadium

The soaring success of the film Bohemian Rhapsody, the highest grossing music biopic of all time, has proven that the love for Queen remains as strong as ever. Queen original band members Brian May and Roger Taylor are teaming up once more with long time front man Adam Lambert on lead vocals and returning to Australia with a brand-new, spectacular production. Completing the tour line-up are long-term collaborator Spike Edney on keyboards, Neil Fairclough on bass, and Tyler Warren on percussion. Next summer, the stadium stages of Australia will be well and truly rocked again!

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