Excelsis with Tom Buchanan

Excelsis: Stabat Mater – Karl Jenkins

Under the direction of Tom Buchanan, Excelsis will present Karl Jenkins’ Stabat Mater with full orchestra in the exquisite surrounds of Melbourne’s St Patrick’s Cathedral on Friday 23 June 2017. First performed at ...
ACF Lior

Lior and ASQ: Love, Loss and Compassion

“When he came on stage he was not much to look at” is a quote from an early critique of one of Lior’s early concerts, from a critic who had not seen him perform previously. Lior shared this quote with his audience at thi...
The Tiger Lillies - photo by photo-graphic-art.at

The Very Worst of the Tiger Lillies

The Tiger Lillies present their fiercest, filthiest tunes for the perverse pleasure of fans old and new. Mean, moody and magnificent – if Hell had a house band, it’d be The Tiger Lillies. Formed in 1989, the Olivier awar...
AAR Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs - photo by Tre

Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs 

Named one of the most fun people in show business by Time Magazine, Olivier and Tony Award winning actor, singer and author, Alan Cumming returns to Brisbane and Melbourne this week, following his Adelaide Cabaret Festiv...
The SUBSTATION Xiu Xiu

Xiu Xiu Plays the Music of Twin Peaks

Following performances throughout Europe, Russia and America including David Lynch’s Festival of Disruption in LA, The SUBSTATION in Newport presents the Melbourne Premiere of Xiu Xiu Plays the Music of Twin Peaks ...
MJF The Necks

The Necks

From left to right it’s Tony Buck on drums, Lloyd Swanton on bass, and Chris Abrahams on piano. It’s the penultimate night of a four-night residency. For the first set, Chris takes the lead, almost tentative on the piano...
MJF Donny McCaslin

Donny McCaslin Group

A good portion of us in the front row weren’t there by accident. One year and five months ago, David Bowie released what would be his final album, Blackstar, which Donny McCaslin played on. Now, we get a chance to channe...