The Acoustic Lounge
Five nights in The Lounge, up close and intimate with the pick of the State’s finest original songwriters, focusing strongly on those at the forefront of Indigenous music.
Vonda Last & Nathan May
A wonderful Ngaanyatjarra singer/songwriter whose own work, and that with Archie Roach, Short Black Opera and now Pecan Summer, brings her unique insight to the fore. Accompanied by Arabana/Yawuru/Marridjabin musician Nathan May.
Tickets $20, 17 Feb @ 7.45pm 70 mins
One of Australia’s most important emerging Indigenous singer/songwriters, noted as an exponent of Gunditj-Mara language revival and a deeply personal and genuine approach to song-writing.
Tickets $20, 17 Feb @ 9.45pm 70 mins
Barkindji Songbird Nancy Bates has soared to great heights on tour with Archie Roach: here she presents a set of her emotionally charged originals.
Tickets $20, 18 Feb @ 7.45pm 70 mins
Ngarrindjeri singer and songwriter Allan Sumner has met much acclaim for his original music as well as his guitar and didgeridoo musicianship, which produces lush contemporary twists on traditional sounds. His second album will be launched at the Fringe.
Tickets $20, 18 Feb @ 9.45pm 70 mins
Known for his work with Cruel Game, The Tim Prestwich Band and 100 Proof, Tim goes solo with songs from a catalogue penned with his late brother Steve, former drummer with Cold Chisel.
Tickets $20, 19 Feb @ 7.45pm 70 mins
The highly acclaimed 2016 SCALA Songwriter Award winner is joined by a few choice friends to deliver an evening of music, fun and broken cups and saucers.
Tickets $20, 24 Feb @ 9.30pm 70 mins
A live music/art collaboration between an acclaimed singer/songwriter/storyteller and visual artist Raphaela Mazzone, who will capture Loren’s stories and songs on canvas.
Tickets $20, 25 Feb @ 9.30pm 70 mins
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'I hope all is well in your world - it surely isn’t in the rest of it. That’s why we must have the best time we can in our now.'
Dates: 17-25 Feb
Venue: The Lounge