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Live Review: Dustin Tebbutt - The Factory Theatre, Sydney (25.09.15)

Playing against a backdrop of snow capped mountains, Dustin Tebbutt captured the minds and bodies of his listeners this past Friday night, thrusting them into a mystical universe where snow constantly falls, and floors in venues aren't sticky. With three EP's behind him, Tebbutt is emerging as one of those Australian artists to keep an eye on, reminiscent of Icelandic folk such as Sigur Ros or Asgeir, but with an undeniable Australian twang.

Single of the Day: Dustin Tebbutt ft Thelma Plum "Silk" (2015)

The second single lifted off his upcoming mini-album Home, Dustin Tebbutt’s new track Silk is a delicate piece of acoustic driven gold. No stranger to collaboration, having just released a single with The Kite String Tangle, Tebbutt has Thelma Plum lending her soft vocals to verses, as well as adding some glorious harmonies. Listen to “Silk” here:

My City Feature: The Best Brisbane Music Venues, According to The Kite String Tangle!

Yesterday, we brought you Dustin Tebbutt's fave spots to check out music in Sydney, a little some'n some'n to whet the appetites of those fans who are currently eagerly awaiting the short run of shows he and The Kite String Tangle are soon to be embarking on. Today, we head east to Brisbane, as the man behind TKST, Danny Harley, takes us through some Brisbane gems he loves to catch live music in.

My City Feature: Dustin Tebbutt's Favourite Sydney Music Venues!

"Illuminate", the new collaboration by The Kite String Tangle and Dustin Tebbutt is a little dream of a recording, one that sounds like it's come together so easily and flawlessly. Both artists have been forging ahead with their own solo careers through 2013 and 2014 particularly and have been producing some music that has been capturing the attention of many around the country; when it comes to envisioning Dustin and Danny getting together in making a track of their own, it's not really hard to think it would be anything other than great.

The Kite String Tangle and Dustin Tebbutt Co-Headlining East Coast Tour with special guest Joy.

Up and coming electronic act The Kite String Tangle and folk-pop's rising star Dustin Tebbutt have announced an East Coast tour this June on the back of their collaborative single 'Illuminate', released as part of a 10" vinyl split. 'Illuminate' blends The Kite String Tangle's beautiful production and layered electro pop with Tebbutt's gorgeous vocals.

Live Review: Missy Higgins + Dustin Tebbutt - Regent Theatre, Melbourne (29.10.14)

Missy Higgins, also known as Australia's collective soundtrack to 2004, has undergone a massive amount of work with her latest covers album. Recruiting the likes of Amanda Palmer and Jherek Bischoff, OZ is full of the kind of beautiful work you'd expect to find echoing through a recently abandoned cathedral.

Live Review: Dustin Tebbutt + The Tambourine Girls - Northcote Social Club, Melbourne (16.05.14)

It's hard to believe it was only twelve months ago, that Dustin Tebbutt appeared on our radars. With two EP releases and a Triple J Unearthed Artist of The Year nomination, Dustin Tebbutt is quickly becoming one of Australia's favourite singer songwriters. Tonight, Dustin took to the stage for the last of his sold out shows in Melbourne playing a beautiful and intimate candlelit set, in front of an attentive crowd.

Gig Announcements: Melbourne & VIC - 11th April 2014

In This Issue: Callum to launch his debut LP at the Retreat Hotel, Marilyn Rose and The Thorns at the Cherry Bar, Big Scary announce final Australian show for 2014, Dustin Tebbutt adds extra Melbourne date, Dallas Crane "Get Off The Dope" at the Caravan Club and The Spotted Mallard, Thundamentals add extra Corner Hotel show, Lester the Fierce launching "January" this weekend; Hello Satellites launching 84000 at the Kelvin Club, Andy Stott making debut Melbourne appearance in May, Miles Bonny playing Howler tonight, 5 Seconds of Summer add extra Melbourne show and Kora and Shihad set to play the Espy over Easter!

Dustin Tebbutt announces May tour dates!

One of the stand out names of 2013 was definitely Dustin Tebbutt. The singer songwriter became an artist many live crowds were buzzing about and it's not surprising why. With a gorgeous handle on songwriting and performance, the Sydneysider is sure to be in for a big 2014 for sure and we can't wait to see where he goes. To kick off, Tebbutt is heading out on the road through May on the 'Bones Tour', promoting his new single of the same name.

Festival Review: Lost Picnic - Centennial Park, Sydney (23.03.14)

A small-scale boutique festival in the most perfect of Sydney weather; it doesn't get any better for local music lovers. Unless maybe you throw in gourmet food as well! Lost Picnic was a slice of sun-kissed heaven for both foodies and musos alike, bringing two of Sydney's finest restaurants into the fold to make for one of the most pleasant festival atmospheres Sydney has seen.

the AU interview: Dustin Tebbutt (Sydney) talks Lost Picnic!

Singer-songwriter Dustin Tebbutt broke onto the Australian music scene last year with his chilling, intimate debut “The Breach”, stopping many in their tracks with his beautiful voice. Recently announced for Sydney’s new Lost Picnic festival, we had a chat to Dustin about his live sets, his two year stint in Sweden and so much more.

New festival 'Lost Picnic' to feature Megan Washington and The Rubens!

Sydney can add this little boutique festival to their list of good times, as Lost Picnic prepares to make a grand debut in March. Set in the awesome surrounds of Centennial park, the festival will be headlined by Megan Washington and The Rubens.

Photo Gallery: The Falls Music and Arts Festival (Day Four) - Lorne, Victoria (31.12.13)

The last day of 2013 arrives and the Falls Festival crowd are in great spirits. The Falls Fiesta parade winds its way through the crowd at sunset. The Rubens, Violent Femmes, The Cat Empire all keep the energy levels up. On the main stage Vampire Weekend count in the new year, while Horrorshow and Willow Beats do the same in the Grand Theatre. Our photographer John Goodridge captures some of the excitement.

Live Review: Boy and Bear + Battleships + Dustin Tebbutt - HQ, Adelaide (21.11.13)

Thursday night saw folk rock heavyweights Boy and Bear filling out HQ with an eclectic crowd ranging from hip parents to fresh-out-of-high-school hipsters, for the release of their second, ARIA Chart-blitzing album, Harlequin Dream.

New free festival to hit the Cronulla coast in the Cronulla Endless Summer Festival.

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Southside Events have announced that a new three day festival, on a scale never before seen in the Southerland Shire, will take place from December 27-29, 2013. The inaugural Cronulla Endless Summer Festival will be staged by Southside Events at the picturesque Gunnamatta Park, the first free festival of its kind for Cronulla and the heritage listed park.