Diary of Death: 26 May – 2 June 2017

May 26th 2017

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A life threatening list of imminent events happening in Sydney and surrounds, selected weekly by Jack Shit.

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FRIDAY 26 MAY

– Cash Savage and the Last Drinks, Mere Women, Jep & Dep Factory Theatre
– Fleet Foxes (US) – Til Sunday. Presented by FBi – Opera House
– Karizma (US), Ben Fester – Presented by FBi – Opera House
– Camp Cope – Presented by FBi – Opera House
– SK Simeon, Friendships, Cassius Select –  $3 with RSVP. Presented by FBi – Ricardo’s
– Angie, Knitted Abyss, Spike Vincent, Table –  Album launch – 107 Projects
– Airling, Jack Grace – Civic Underground
– The Cactus Channel & Sam Cromack – Hudson Ballroom
– John Kennedy’s 68 Comeback Special, Soul Movers, Danny Yau – Album launch – Petersham Bowling Club
– Busby Marou, The Teskey Brothers –  Also tomorrow – Leadbelly
– Treehouse, Sachet, The Nah, Jack Shit – Jack plays 1 til 4AM – Waywards – FREE
– Sloan Peterson, Betty & Oswald, Sunscreen – Botany View – FREE
– Holy Dance: Edd Fisher, Rimbombo, DJ Salami – Freda’s – FREE before 8PM
– White Knuckle Fever, Syntax Error – Gasoline Pony
– Hellfire Club: Aleni and Doll DeViate, Aimee Wee, D-Viscous; Hellfire DJs – Midnight Shift Fetish Club
– Slumberjack, Kuren – Metro
– Jeff Lang – Bowral Bowling Club

 

SATURDAY 27 MAY

– Jade Imagine – EP launch – Golden Age Cinema – FREE
– Broads -4 til 7PM – The Bearded Tit
– The Four Horsemen: Jimmy Willing, Chas Glover, John O’Driscoll – Art opening –  6 til 11PM – Newsagency Gallery – FREE
– Glitta Supernova Experience presents Body Map – Performance – Giant Dwarf
– Deadly Voices Live: The Accidental Activist – Tara Houska, Bradley Moggridge, Dayne Pratzky   Discussion – 4PM – Opera House
– The Avalanches Since I Left You Block Party with special guests DJ Shadow (US), Briggs, Jonti – Presented by FBi. Also tomorrow – 5PM – Opera House Northern Broadwalk
– Sampha (UK) -Presented by FBi. Sold out. Also tomorrow – Opera House
– Steffi (HOL), Magda Bytnerowicz -Presented by FBi – Opera House
– Peter Head L’Voire, Balmain
– Welcome to Kings Cross: Dom Alessio, Body Type DJs, 40 Year Old DJs, Dr Kray, Nes, James Smithers, Astrix Little, Shag, PhDJ, Preacha, Andy Webb, SideHustle, Keep it Disco DJs, Levins, Ariane, Shantan Wantan Ichiban, FlexMami, Tulett, Mowgli May, Bad Deep DJs, Lauren Hansom, Chetch and Chad – Kings Cross Hotel
– Jack Shit – 8.30 til midnight – Cricketers Arms – FREE
– Sean Heathcliff – Brighton Up
– Tim Rogers, Steve Smyth, Lowlands – Sold out – The Edwards, Newcastle
– William Crighton 48 Watt St, Newcastle
– Baro, Good Morning, Nasty Mars – Hudson Ballroom
– Busby Marou, The Teskey Brothers Leadbelly
– Radical Face (US) – Factory Theatre
– Jeff Lang – Album launch – Basement

 

SUNDAY 28 MAY

– Pheno, Suiix, Bonniesongs –  12.30PM – Leadbelly
– Paper Thin, Azim Zain and His Lovely Bones, Doll Holiday, Floral Sheets (inside); Jack Shit (outside – free) –  2 til 5PM – Petersham Bowling Club – FREE
– Dirt Picnic, Dirty Slutz, Wifey (duo), Walk On By (duo), RPMs – Gasoline Pony
– Crystal Castles (UK), Crooked Colours – Enmore Theatre
– The Avalanches Since I Left You Block Party with special guests Sampa the Great, DJ Jnett – Presented by FBi – 5PM – Opera House Northern Broadwalk
– Jeff Lang – Thirroul Railway Institute Preservation Society Hall
– Rock n Roll Market: Cruisin’ Deuces, JD and The Hunger Men, The Hollerin’ Sluggers, The Mis-Made, Fox Company – Markets/music – 11AM til 5PM – Factory Theatre
– Lisa Hannigan (IRE), John Smith (UK) – Lizottes, Newcastle

 

MONDAY 29 MAY

– Nai Palm – Presented by FBi – Opera House

 

TUESDAY 30 MAY

– It’s time. Or is it? The road to Constitutional Recognition: Brooke Boney, Mark Yettica-Paulson, Lynda-June Coe, Ziggy – Discussion – Free with RSVP – 6PM – Giant Dwarf – FREE
– Lisa Hannigan (IRE), John Smith (UK) – Presented by FBi – 7.30 and 9.30PM – Opera House
– Air (FRA) – Also tomorrow – Presented by FBi – Opera House
– Evan Dando (US), Alexander Biggs – Oxford Art Factory
– Sun Kil Moon (US) – Factory Theatre

 

WEDNESDAY 31 MAY

– Arts and Aboriginal Australia: decolonisation or reconciliation? – Sharni Jones, Stephen Gilchrist, Rodney Kelly, Amanda Reynolds, Stella Stories, Matt Poll  – Discussion – Free with RSVP – 6 til 7.30PM – Law School Foyer, The University of Sydney  – FREE
– Swinging at the Speakeasy: Woody and the Senator; DJs Pia Andersen, Jack Shit – 7PM til 2AM – Palmer and Co – FREE
– Donny McCaslin Group (US) – Basement
– Sun Sap – Leadbelly

 

THURSDAY  1 JUNE

– Onward by Harriet Body, Song of Sibyls – film by Marlaina Read, music by Katelyn Clarke – Art/film/music opening – 6 til 8PM  – Verge Gallery – FREE
– La Rosa Social Club (closing night): Heaps Gay Kings with Lillian Starr as John Dark, Marlena Dali, Joan Dandy as Jayvante Swing, Yolanda  – Drag – 6.30 til 10.30PM  – Carriageworks
– Cult Sinema Australiana: The FJ Holden with Dr Chris Hartney – Film/talk – 8PM – Kings Cross Hotel
– Tim Wall (Shogun of Royal Headache)  Sold out – 9PM – Golden Age Cinema – FREE
– Nick Murphy – Presented by FBi – Til Saturday  – Opera House
– The Preatures – Opera House
– Repressed Records 15th Anniversary: Total Control, Severed Heads, Miss Destiny, Lucy Cliche, Kitchen’s Floor, Fake, Angie, Francis Plagne, Skyline; live visuals from Horse Macgyver – Presented by FBi – Opera House
– The Donny Benet Showband – Oxford Art Factory
– Blue/Green, Sloom, The Nah – Hideaway Bar – FREE

 

FRIDAY 2 JUNE

– Bill Callahan (US) – Presented by FBi – Also tomorrow – 7 and 9.30PM – Opera House
– DJ Harvey (UK) –  Presented by FBi – Opera House
– Body Type –  9PM – Golden Age Cinema – FREE
– Goldfrapp (UK) – Presented by FBi – Carriageworks
– Buzz Kull, Muscle Memory, Porcelain, Autosuggest – The Lair
– DJ Soup, Jack Shit – Miss Peaches – FREE
– Partymonster and the Angry Inch: White Knuckle Fever, Gang of SHE, Aaron Manhattan, Ladonna Rama, DJ Sveta, Jack Shit – Dive Bar, Kings Cross Hotel
– Horse Mac, L.A. Suffocated, Ill Winds, Jannah Q, Place Holder, Chris – Petersham Bowling Club Y

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