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Gig Announcements: Sydney, NSW & The ACT - February 18th

In This Issue: Spirit of House Block Party, Li’l Darlin live shows, Jep and Dep headline show and EP launch, Rat & Co, Kilter, Lanterns & The Gate DJs at FBi Social, Mary and The Banks EP launch at The Basement, Step-Panther and Wax Witches at GoodGod Small Club, Oddisee and Olivier Daysoul at Civic Underground, Tribute and fund raiser for J Dilla at Civic Underground, Katie Whyte and The Pales Sydney shows, Gimme Shelter hosted over two nights, The Model School at Brighton Up Bar.

Spirit of House Block Party ft. DJ Rahaan

Spirit of House is back for another Sunday afternoon event in March. DJ Rahaan will be kick-starting the event when his skills reach the turntables!

This year the event will be supported by the following local talent; Frenzie (Groove Therapy Radio), Gian Arpino (Tan Crackers Soul Club), Phil Toke (Soul of Sydney), Soul of Sydney DJ’s & Friends.

Sunday March 24th | Unused Indoor/Outdoor Disco Oasis (Tipple Bar – 28 Chalmers St Surry Hills)
1pm – 9pm
Tickets: $10-20 pre-sale on sale at Resident Advisor // http://www.soulofsydney.org/blockparty

Li’l Darlin shows featuring Jordan Millar and more!

Li’l Darlin will host a series of continuous events starting this February. Every Wednesday night, starting on the 20th of February the singer-songwriter Jordan Millar will be performing. Every Saturday night starting from the 16th of February, and every Thursday night starting from the 21st February Summer Sessions will be performing.

All shows are live, and guarantee a good time, so head on down!

Wednesday 20th February | Li’l Darlin
420 Elizabeth St Surry Hills
8:30pm till late

Saturday 16th February | Li’l Darlin
420 Elizabeth St Surry Hills
7pm till late

Thursday 21st February | Li’l Darlin
51 Perouse Rd (The Spot) Randwick
8:30pm till late

Jep and Dep headline show at the OAF

Jep and Dep will be headlining their own show in March at the Oxford Arts Factory. They will also be launching their brand spanking new EP Through the Night at the Green Room in Enmore mid-March.

7th March | Oxford Arts Factory
Headline Show

17th March | The Green Room in Enmore
EP launch

Rat & Co, Kilter and Lanterns at FBi Social

Indie Shuffle are putting on one hell of a party in March. Their first party was last year in November, and proved to be such a hit that I wouldn’t dare miss out on this one if I were you!

The night will see performances from Rat & Co, Kilter, Lanterns and The Gate DJs.

March 2nd | FBi Social
Level 2, 248 William Street
Tickets: $15 at the door

Mary and the Banks EP launch at The Basement

Local Sydney band Mary and The Banks will be launching their self titled EP at The Basement on the 1st of March. Special guests include performances by Lindow Sage and Cam Nacson.

Friday 1st March | The Basement
Doors: 7:30pm
Tickets: $15 + bf // $25 with EP + bf
Tickets available from www.moshtix.com.au // or on the door

Step-Panther and Wax Witches at GoodGod Small Club

Step-Panther and Wax Witches are getting together for a show in Sydney. Step-Panther will be launching their new EP Dreamcrusher, and Wax Witches will be launching his debut album Celebrity Beatings.

Friday 15th March | GoodGod Small Club
55 Liverpool Street, Sydney
with special guests FOAM (Perth) + DZ DEATHRAYS (Brisbane)
www.moshtix.com.au // 1300 GET TIX // All moshtix outlets

Oddisee & Olivier Daysoul at Civic Underground

Fresh from Washington DC, Oddisee is making his way down under, and Olivier Daysoul is joining him for the ride! They will be performing at the Civic Underground in March will the following supports; Jones JNR, Katalyst, Suff Daddy, Myele Manzanza, Huwston and JC (Funkdafied).

Saturday 9th March | Civic Underground, Sydney
Tickets via www.moshtix.com.au

Tribute and Fund Raiser for J Dilla at Civic Underground

To commemorate the 7th anniversary of the unfortunate passing of J Dilla, who also would’ve been turning 39 this year; Grindin’, Keep It Movin’ and April77 Creative are putting on a tribute and fund raiser show at the Civic Underground.

A live band featuring Simon Olsen, Harry Sutherland, Danny G Felix and Aiden Haworth will be playing all J Dilla hits. There will also be performances from special guests.

All artists are performing for free, and the proceeds from the night will be going directly to the J Dilla Foundation.

Saturday 2nd March | Civic Underground
Doors open 9pm
Tickets: $20
Limited capacity, be there early to secure a ticket

Katie Whyte and The Pales Sydney shows at World Bar and Jurassic Lounge

Local Sydney talent Katie Whyte and The Pales will be headlining at World Bar for The Brag’s 500th Issue Celebrations this February, and will then go on to play Jurassic Lounge at the Australian Museum.

Friday February 22nd | World Bar
Tuesday March 5th | Australian Museum

Gimme Shelter hosted over two nights!

Gimme Shelter will be hosted over two nights, filled with kick-ass indie rock! The first night will feature performances from Cabins, Pear Shape, The Tsars, Running Gun sound and The Jones Rival. The second night, which is a few weeks later will feature Thieves, The Mountains, OXBLVD, Sons Et Al and Gang of Youths.

Thursday 21st February | Live Art Space, Oxford Art Factory, Darlinghurt
Bands/DJs: Cabins, Pear Shape, The Tsars, Running Gun Sound + The Jones Rival
Start time: 8pm
Cost: $6.80 + bf or $10 on the door
Tickets: www.moshtix.com.au

Thursday 7th March | Live Art Space, Oxford Art Factory, Darlinghurt
Bands/DJs: Thieves, The Mountains, OXBLVD, Sons Et Al + Gang of Youths
Start time: 8pm
Cost: $6.0 +bf or $10 on the door
Tickets: www.moshtix.com.au

The Model School Live at Brighton Up Bar

The Model School will be performing at the Brighton Up Bar on Friday, February 22nd. The night will also see performances from special guests; The Vernon’s, Gang of Youths and The Shooters Party.

Friday February 22nd | Brighton Up Bar
77 Oxford St, Sydney
From 8pm
$10 entry fee