The AU Sessions

Jade Bird stops by AU HQ to perform “Lottery”, solo and acoustic for the AU Sessions

March 2, 2018

British songwriter Jade Bird has recently wrapped up a successful Australian promo trip, her status as one of the must-watch artists of 2018 filtering out to this area of the globe. While in Sydney, Bird stopped by our office to introduce us further to her mesmerising sounds. Performing “Lottery” – her new single – on our […]

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Watch: Lucy Rose performs “Floral Dresses” solo, live and acoustic for the AU sessions

February 7, 2018

While in Sydney on tour with Ben Folds, UK singer songwriter Lucy Rose stopped by AU HQ to take part in our acoustic sessions series. Performing her enchanting track “Floral Dresses” on our couch, a track you can find on her Something’s Changing record – out now! Catch Lucy on tour at the following dates with Ben Folds and […]

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NZ songwriting force, Ria Hall, performs “Barely Know” for the AU Sessions in Sydney

October 30, 2017

In Rules of Engagement, New Zealand songwriter Ria Hall has presented a strong statement of music weaving themes of love and war in with blistering nods to on coming changes and rebuilding. She fuses the traditions of her culture with a forward thinking contemporary musicianship and the final result has been captivating. Bringing things back a little, […]

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Fanny Lumsden performs Real Class Act opener “Watershed” as part of the AU Sessions!

September 20, 2017

A long time AU favourite, Fanny Lumsden stopped by AU HQ in Sydney recently with hubby Dan Stanley Freeman for a bit of a chat and a special live performance for the AU Sessions series. With a brand new album in Real Class Act being released on September 22nd, Lumsden has been hitting the promo trail hard; the […]

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Fountaineer performs “The Cricketers” live at Young Henrys for the AU Sessions

August 24, 2017

During out recent catch up with Fountaineer‘s Tony White in Sydney, the songwriter and frontman performed “The Cricketers”, taken from the band’s new album Greater City, Greater Love at Young Henrys. The album is out now and you can find out more about it with our interview with Tony, here. Check out this exclusive AU Sessions performance below! […]

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Alex The Astronaut kicks off The AU Sessions for 2017 with “Already Home”

January 20, 2017

Chances are likely that you’ve heard “Already Home” over the course of this month on the j’s. The lady behind the catchy tune, Alex The Astronaut, brought the song to Enmore Park in Sydney recently, kicking off the AU Sessions for 2017! Back home for the summer and some select shows on the east coast, the singer is […]

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Watch Melbourne’s John Flanagan perform the unreleased track “Ripples” for The AU Sessions

April 26, 2016

Melbourne folk & country singer/songwriter John Flanagan took time out of his busy touring schedule to perform a special unreleased song, “Ripples”, for the AU review’s sessions series – The AU Sessions – on the rooftop of the Space Hotel in Melbourne, Australia. Watch John live, uncut, unplugged and acoustic here: John’s new album There’s Another Way […]

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Tom Stephens performs ‘What Lies In The Difference’ Live and Acoustic at the AU Sessions

November 23, 2015

Deciding to exchange the rustic and countrified vibes of his sophomore folk release, for a more robust, rock sound, Tom Stephens has opted to give voice to naked city streets, blinkers and billboards. Watch the exclusive video of Stephens performing ‘What Lies in the Difference’ at the 9th AU Sessions… You can catch the 10th […]

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Eden Mulholland performs his single “The New Old Fashioned” Live and Acoustic on the AU sessions

November 2, 2015

New Zealand via Brisbane artist Eden Mulholland performs his single “The New Old Fashioned” Live and Acoustic on the AU sessions. The track is taken from his brand new album Hunted Haunted (out now). Watch this exclusive video now! Upcoming Tour Dates: 15th November 2015 – Bulimba Festival, Brisbane 20th November 2015 – Oxford Art […]

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the AU sessions: Danny Yau (Sydney) replaces Newtown with Newfarm in “Courtney’s Moving To Newfarm (To Start A Band)”

October 9, 2015

Sydney artist Danny Yau performs an exclusive variation of his track “Courtney’s Moving To Newtown (To Start A Band)”, entitled “Courtney’s Moving To Newfarm (To Start A Band)”. It’s the Queensland version – just in time for his show in Brisbane! It’s happening on October 15th at The Junk Bar. The original track – about […]

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The AU Sessions: Falls perform “When We Were Young” at Sydney’s Hollywood Hotel!

October 4, 2015

Easily one of the AU’s favourite artists, Falls took part in a special AU Sessions celebrating the release of their much-awaited debut album, Omaha. Recorded during their soundcheck at Sydney’s Hollywood Hotel where they performed a three night run to launch the album, check out the duo performing their tune “When We Were Young” exclusively […]

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