Events

Photo Review: Sounds Good – An Irregular Showcase of New Music (Melbourne)

Last week, The 5 to 9 Life team were invited to attend an exciting showcase featuring The Amazons and Boy Azooga, two UK acts poised for big things, with Australian newcomer FRITZ also taking centre stage.
Our resident photographer Ishan Sharma recently moved to Melbourne and was on hand to attend the showcase at Howler in Brunswick and capture a few photos of the night for us. Check them out now!

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42BELOW Presents ‘Waste-Free Weekender’ Next Week in Sydney

Environmentally conscious drinkers of Sydney, rejoice — and mark this event in your diaries. NZ vodka brand 42BELOW is taking over This Must Be The Place for a series of collaborative events dubbed “Waste-Free Weekender”.
Throughout next weekend — Thursday, Saturday 12 to Saturday, September 14 — Adelaide cocktail bar Maybe Mae will be serving up tipples aimed at raising awareness about food and drink waste. Click through for more details.

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Bob Moses Announces Australian Tour

Making the most of their trip to Australian as part of Strawberry Fields, NY two-piece Bob Moses have announced two extra shows, of the headline variety, kicking off in Melbourne and Sydney.
The habitual party starters will be spoiling Aussie audiences with immersive live renditions of select gems contained within their one EP, 2012’s Hand To Hold, and two full length albums, 2015’s Days Gone By and 2018’s Battle Lines. Click through for more details.

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The Field Day 2020 Line-Up Is Here!

Field Day has just unleashed it’s 2020 New Years lineup and we are so EXCITED!
International acts Tyler, the Creator, Skepta, Disclosure, RL Grime and Anthony & Cleopatra will be heading down under to bless us, whilst PNAU, Hayden James, Running Touch, Hatchie, Eves Karydas and more will be holding it down for the hometown talent. Click through for the full announcement.

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Solange Announces Four Exclusive 2020 Shows at the Sydney Opera House

Grammy Award-winning R&B singer, producer and all-round goddess Solange Knowles will visit Sydney in January for a four-night residency at the Opera House.
She was last in Australia in 2018 for a sold-out run of shows at Vivid Live. This time around, she’ll be performing a brand new live show and tunes from her most recent album, When I Get Home. The shows, on January 27, 28, 30 and 31, will be her only performances in Australia.

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Review: Our Love Comes Back to James Blake

Our team had the pleasure of seeing the English multi-instrumentalist at one of his sold-out ‘Assume Form Tour’ sideshows at Enmore Theatre, the week after his weekend performance North Byron Parklands for Splendour in the Grass 2019.

Words and photography by Talica Tamanitoakula

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Splendour in the Grass May Have Sold Out but the Sideshows Have Officially Been Announced

Splendour In The Grass has (unsurprisingly) sold out for another year, but there’s thankfully still plenty of sideshow action going down about the place for all of you snoozers who missed out on tix.

So far, we’ve got extra-curricular touring action announced from the likes of Foals, Catfish & The Bottlemen, James Blake, The Streets, Fidlar and more.

Check out the full list (so far) right here, right now.

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