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S U M Are Coming to Australia for a Run of Shows

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New York City hybrid pop/jazz/soul/funk 7 piece band S U M (pronounced soom) debut their dynamic and spirited “The Welcome Tour” show April 18th in Sydney and April 19th and 20th in Melbourne. One of the most exciting emerging acts to visit our shores, S U M’s strong message of self acceptance and authentic self expression anchors the bands philosophy, splintering into the magic of their genre bending sound. Click through for more details.

Red Bull Music Presents is Returning to Sydney & Melbourne in August for a 3-Day Celebration

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Red Bull Music today reveals it will return to Sydney and Melbourne at the end of the month for a three-day celebration of musical collaboration and genre-pushing sounds. Starring spiritual jazz guru Lonnie Liston Smith, on his first-ever Australian visit, and a hometown performance from Sydney’s hip-hop hero, Manu Crook$, Red Bull Music’s August offering is set to impress. Click through for more details.

Melbourne’s Cookin’ On 3 Burners Are Performing in Sydney This Week For One Night Only!

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With the Kungs vs Cookin’ On 3 Burners version of their classic soul joint “This Girl” hitting number one in France, Germany and the UK, the band bring all the heat of their live show to Newtown Social.
In true Burners fashion, it’s set to be all live and full of vibe – with Ivan Khatchoyan keeping those drums tighter than a mosquito’s tweeter, Jake Mason making the Hammond swell and scream and Dan West twanging his guitar like a boss.

Ladies and Gentlemen: your funky feast awaits!

Hip-hop and Jazz go hand in hand with Koi Child

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Fremantle seven piece hip-hop/jazz outfit Koi Child recently announced the release of their debut self-titled album and to celebrate they played a few shows across the country last month.

Claire Benito caught the show in Sydney to see how the nu-jazz hip-hop collaborated interactively live on stage full of freestyling, grandiose horn harmonies, obnoxious synth leads – the works!

LION BABE: Treat Me Like Fire (Visual #2)

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New York duo LION BABE provide an alluring aesthetic with rich vocals against jazzy productions for their latest release.

Comprised of singer Jillian Hervey and producer Lucas Goodman, the Kate Moross directed video dips the duo in black and white, allowing Hervey’s natural beauty to stand front and center.