The AU Sessions

the AU sessions: needtobreathe (USA) perform "Brother" – Live & Acoustic on a slide in Sydney!

February 12, 2015

US rock group needtobreathe are currently touring Australia for the first time as part of a run of special shows for World Vision. They stopped by the AU review to record two tracks for the AU sessions series, featuring artists from around the world performing intimately, acoustically and exclusively. In this video, three parts of […]

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Watch Peter Bibby perform "Home Alone" for the AU sessions

February 9, 2015

the AU review presents Melbourne based artist Peter Bibby performing his track “Home Alone” in a park in Sydney – live, exclusively and acoustically for the AU sessions. Watch the performance after the jump (and head over to our Instagram channel to enjoy him taking over our feed…):

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More highlights from the first AU sessions in Sydney featuring Fanny Lumsden and Tim Chaisson

January 20, 2015

Today we’re very excited to announce that following the first ever AU Sessions last month in Sydney, from February onwards we will be putting on a monthly event at The Hive Bar in Erskineville – on the last Tuesday of every month! Stay tuned for more details on the lineups! But until then, come and […]

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Watch as Canada's Tim Chaisson performs "Under the Cajun Moon" at the AU Awards last month

January 6, 2015

Watch Canada’s Tim Chaisson perform “Under the Cajun Moon” on the acoustic guitar, accompanied by the banjo, at the first annual AU Awards in Sydney, Australia on 9th December 2014, in this exclusive video: Head to our YouTube channel for more exclusive live content: http://bit.ly/1wLM64S

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the AU sessions: Trevor Hall (South Carolina) "Wish Man"

December 17, 2014

In our final AU session for 2014, we capture South Carolina’s Trevor Hall performing his track “Wish Man” in a park in Sydney, Australia. The track is taken from his record Chapter Of The Forest, out now. Trevor will return to Australia in 2015 to play Bluesfest and shows with Michael Franti. Photo by Gwendolyn […]

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the AU sessions: Canadian troubadour Tim Chaisson performs "Animals" in a park in Sydney

December 5, 2014

Before he hits the stage as part of our LIVE AU sessions series in Sydney on Tuesday, December 9th, Canadian troubadour Tim Chaisson joined us at a park in Central Station to perform his beautiful track “Animals” for our AU sessions web series. Enjoy it here, and don’t miss his LIVE and FREE at our […]

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the AU sessions: The Kin perform "Get On It"

October 30, 2014

Watch as New York based Australians The Kin perform their track “Get On It” (from the EP of the same name) in a park in Sydney, using a slide as a drum and nothing much else but a guitar and their voices. Maybe a set of keys. This is filmed live, exclusive and acoustic for […]

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the AU sessions: Watch Gideon and Husky from Husky (Melbourne) perform "Saint Joan" off their new LP.

October 17, 2014

the AU review captures Melbourne’s Husky performing in stripped back duo mode, bringing us their latest single “Saint Joan” Live and Acoustic for the AU sessions. The track is taken from their brand new LP Rucker’s Hill, in stores now. Rucker’s Hill was released in stores yesterday and don’t miss the band on the road […]

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the AU sessions: Angie Hart, Katie Noonan, Sam Buckingham and Maples cover Prince's "When You Were Mine"

October 14, 2014

the AU review captures artists Angie Hart, Katie Noonan, Sam Buckingham and Maples performing the Prince track “When You Were Mine” off the collaborative album Songs That Made Me. 100% of the album’s profits go to Cancer Council and it is released Friday, October 17th ahead of a November/December tour in celebration of the record. […]

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the AU sessions: Jack Colwell "Three Ravens" on the Grand Piano.

October 7, 2014

Watch Sydney’s Jack Colwell perform his track “Three Ravens” off his EP White Noise, live and exclusive on the Grand Piano as part of the AU review’s session series. Cameras: Johnny Au and Larry Heath Video Edit: Larry Heath Audio Edit: Chris Rollans Music: Jack Colwell Filmed at Shabby Road in Sydney on 22nd September: […]

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the AU sessions: The Superjesus perform a live and acoustic version of "Gravity" in a park in Sydney!

October 2, 2014

the AU review presents Sarah McLeod and Tim Henwood from The Superjesus performing their classic single “Gravity” LIVE, Acoustic and Exclusive for the AU sessions. Don’t miss the band play their first show since the start of the year, this Sunday October 5th at Tattersalls Hotel, Penrith. They’ll then be joining The Tea Party on […]

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the AU sessions: Celia Pavey (Sydney) performs "Red"

September 27, 2014

the AU review presents Celia Pavey performing her new single “Red” LIVE and acoustic in a park in Sydney as part of the AU sessions series, taken from her new EP Bodies. Watch it here: Bodies EP is available now.

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the AU sessions: Joel Rafidi performs "I'll Be Good" featuring Tim Bowen LIVE and Acoustic!

September 25, 2014

the AU review presents Joel Rafidi performing his single “I’ll Be Good”, featuring Tim Bowen, live and acoustic in Sydney as part of the AU sessions series. The track comes off Joel’s debut album Phases, which is out now. Joel launches his album tonight at Tatlers in Sydney. For more details head over to his […]

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the AU sessions: Little May (Sydney) performs "Dust"

September 15, 2014

Sydney trio Little May stopped by the AU HQ earlier this month to give us a taste of their new single “Dust”, coming off their debut self-titled EP (due out on October 10th). Enjoy this live and exclusive AU session here:

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the AU sessions: Sydney soul songstress Ms Murphy covers Emeli Sandé's "My Kind of Love"

August 27, 2014

Watch as Sydney soul songstress Ms Murphy covers Emeli Sandé‘s beautiful track “My Kind of Love” – LIVE and Exclusive for the AU sessions. Ms Murphy performs at Gingers in Sydney on 28th August with special guest DJ Trey and will also be appearing as part of Soulfest in October – Australia’s first annual neo […]

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the AU sessions: Mammals (Sydney) perform "Wolf" and "Circles" off their EP Animalia – Live and Acoustic…

August 15, 2014

the AU review presents Guy Brown and Nat Joyce of Northern Beaches outfit Mammals performing the tracks “Wolf” and “Circles” off their debut EP Animalia – which was released today – exclusively LIVE and Acoustic for the AU sessions. Camera/Edit: Patrick Rohl Producer: Larry Heath Music: Mammals Filmed in Sydney, Australia on August 14th, 2014. […]

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the AU sessions: Owen Rabbit "Violence and Degradation"

August 13, 2014

the AU review presents Melbourne multi-instrumentalist Owen Rabbit performing the spellbinding track “Violence and Degradation” exclusively for the AU sessions. Cameras: Larry Heath and Gerry LaFerla Edit: Larry Heath Music and Sound Mix: Owen Rabbit

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the AU sessions: Rita Satch (Melbourne) performs "Go"

August 5, 2014

the AU review presents Rita Satch performing “Go” – Live, Exclusive and Acoustic in a park in Sydney as part of the AU sessions series. The track comes of Rita’s sophomore, self-titled EP, available now! Don’t miss Rita when she performs at the FBi Social in Sydney this Thursday (7th August) for her EP Launch. […]

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the AU sessions: Dewayne Everettsmith performs "Surrender".

July 31, 2014

the AU review presents Tasmanian Singer/Songwriter Dewayne Everettsmith performing his latest single “Surrender”, LIVE and Acoustic in Sydney as part of our AU sessions series. Dewayne performs tonight at Bennett’s Lane in Melbourne!

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the AU sessions: The Evening Cast (Geelong) perform "Questions"

June 25, 2014

Before they hit the stage at the Oxford Art Factory in Sydney over the weekend, Geelong’s The Evening Cast gave us an exclusive acoustic performance of their latest single – and reason for their tour – “Questions”. The tour continues in Byron Bay tomorrow night and at Rics in Brisbane on Saturday before moving onto […]

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the AU sessions: Ayla (Sunshine Coast) performs "Wish I Was"

June 10, 2014

the AU review presents up-and-coming Sunshine Coast singer/songwriter Ayla performing her single “Wish I Was” live and acoustic for the AU sessions.

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the AU sessions: Michael Bublé's touring mates Naturally 7 perform "Keep the Customer Satisfied" in a park in Sydney.

June 4, 2014

the AU review presents acclaimed vocal group Naturally 7 performing “Keep the Customer Satisfied” in a park in Sydney. Part of the AU sessions series, captured while the band were in the country on tour with Michael Bublé. CREDITS Cameras: Larry Heath and Johnny Au Audio Edit: James Caran Video Edit: Larry Heath Music: Naturally […]

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the AU sessions: Eleanor Dunlop performs "Disguise" acoustically in Sydney!

June 3, 2014

the AU review presents Eleanor Dunlop performing her single “Disguise” acoustically in a park in Sydney accompanied by Andrew Campbell on the guitar. The track comes off Elanor’s debut EP, available now!

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the AU sessions: Little Bastard (Sydney) perform "Crosses on the Highway" as an acoustic three piece!

April 28, 2014

the AU review presents Sydney’s Little Bastard performing the track “Crosses on the Highway” at AU HQ as part of the AU’s session series. The band are touring the country in June and the dates are after the jump! TOUR DATES: Thursday 12th June | Rad (Yours & Owls), Wollongong NSW Friday 13th June | […]

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the AU sessions: Holidays on Ice (Angie Hart and Dean Manning) perform "Broken" on the Hammond Organ!

April 16, 2014

the AU review presents Holidays on Ice (Angie Hart and Dean Manning) performing their track “Broken” LIVE and exclusive on the Hammond Organ for the AU as part of their sessions series. The track come off her latest record The Luxury of Wasted Space, which is available now. For tour dates and more on the […]

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the AU sessions: Sally Seltmann performs "The Small Hotel"

April 15, 2014

the AU review presents Sally Seltmann performing her track “The Small Hotel” LIVE, acoustic and exclusive for the AU as part of their our series. The track come off her latest record Hey Daydreamer, which is in stores now.

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the AU sessions: Seth Lakeman performs "Portrait of My Wife" solo on the fiddle!

April 14, 2014

the AU review presents UK artist Seth Lakeman performing the track “Portrait of My Wife” – LIVE, exclusive and acoustic on the fiddle – in Australia for Byron Bay Bluesfest 2014 and a run of East Coast dates. The song comes of Seth’s new record Word of Mouth which is available now. His Australian tour […]

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the AU sessions: MT Warning performs "Sinking Sun" for the AU – Live, Solo and Acoustic!

April 7, 2014

the AU review presents MT Warning performing a LIVE, Solo and Acoustic version of the single “Sinking Sun” exclusively for the AU sessions. Don’t miss MT Warning on tour with Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros! Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros Tour Dates: 10/04/14 – Sydney – Enmore Theatre 15/04/14 – Melbourne – Palace […]

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the AU sessions: Joshua James performs "Favorite Diamond"

March 23, 2014

the AU review presents Joshua James performing the new track “Favorite Diamond” LIVE and Acoustic as part of their AU sessions series. Filmed in Sydney, Australia on 21st March 2014, while Joshua was in the country supporting Neil Finn on his national tour. Don’t miss Joshua headline tonight at The Vanguard (March 23rd) in his […]

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the AU sessions: Bloods (Sydney) perform "Language"

March 4, 2014

the AU review presents Sydney trio Bloods performing in acoustic mode for the first time, with their single “Language” – live and exclusive for the AU sessions. The track comes off their EP Golden Fang, available now.

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