Events

Photo Review: Kaiit at Sydney’s Oxford Art Factory

Another night, another young artist takes to the stage in Sydney. This time around, it’s 19-year-old KAIIT that was the focus of our photographer Ishan Sharma’s captures. Kaiit’s profile on the Australian music scene has been propelled by impressive live performances in recent months and her Sydney performance on Thursday night took it to another level. Click through for more.

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The Laneway Festival 2019 Lineup Has Arrived!

St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival has just dropped its massive 2019 lineup. This year will see the festival celebrate it’s 15th birthday, hitting up venues in Brisbane, Sydney, Adelaide, Melbourne and Fremantle in February 2019. Click through to see who’s coming down under next year.

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Black into Spring: The Iconic History of Coco Chanel & the LBD

Last week, The 5to9 Life team had the pleasure of stepping into Spring at Chatswood Chase with the first ‘Fashion Talks with Claudia Chan Shaw’, a free fashion lecture series as a part of the centre’s celebration of Spring. Check out Talica Tamanitoakula’s review of the event.
Photography by John Paul Urizar.

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FOMO Announces Their 2019 Line-Up

Summer festival FOMO has revealed their line-up for 2019.
The all-day festival, which prides itself on having ‘One Stage. Zero Clashes’, meaning you have zero fear of missing out, is coming back to capital cities this summer. More details via the photo above, captured by Mitch Lowe.

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Spotify Australia Presents Their First Ever Live Playlist Event ‘Front Left Live’

In massive live music news, Spotify has announced its first-ever Australian concert which is open to the public — ‘Front Left Live’. The ‘Front Left Live’ playlist event is based on Spotify’s popular playlist ‘Front Left’, which celebrates “the best left-of-centre new music” and is also the streaming giant’s first live playlist event in the Southern Hemisphere, after booking private birthday parties and fan events in the past.

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

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.

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Wu-Tang Clan is Coming to Sydney in December!

Yes, that headline reads correctly. Hip-hop legends Wu-Tang Clan have announced they are coming back to Australia with FOUR exclusive shows for their fans. All nine members will play the acclaimed ‘Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)’ album in full for the first time at the Sydney Opera House this December.

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