Diary of Death: March 16 – 23

February 13th 2017


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

Jack Off with Jack Shit airs Saturday arvos between 3 and 5PM



– Queerstories: The 78ers – Giant Dwarf – True stories
– Lowtide, Felix Lush, Lapse, Rising Damp – Marrickville Bowling Club
– Nice Biscuit – Botany View Hotel
– Big Country (SCO), Panic Syndrome – Factory Theatre
– Hockey Dad, Boat Show, Dear Seattle – Metro – All ages. Sold out
– Jack Shit – Miss Peaches – 7PM til midnight – FREE
– The Likes Of You, Maya June – Petersham Bowling Club
– Kate Miller-Heidke, Odette – Taronga Zoo
– Poolclvb – Proud Mary’s, Central Coast 


– Afro Latino Festival: Caribé: Palacio De La Rumba, Afro Nomad, Oyobi, Infusion – No Sound No Movement, Lonja Palo Madera, Uganda Cultural Group, Brisas Del Peru; Afro Infusion fashion showcase; Afro glam dance; workshops Dada music for kids, Candombe drumming Workshops All Day, Afro Beats dance, West African drumming, Capoeira Angola, Hula Hoops – Casula Powerhouse – 11AM til 5PM – FREE
– Holy Forrest, Hazey – Hideaway Bar – 3 til 7PM
– Picnic’s 10th Birthday: The Posse, Fishing, Mildlife; DJs Tornado Wallace, Fantastic Man, Simon Caldwell, Kali, Adi Toohey, Andy Webb, Hugh B, Jon Watts
Kali, Nat James, Splitch – Manning Bar – 4 til 10PM. Presented by FBi
– Cub Sport, Merk (NZ), Eves Karydas – Metro – All ages. Sold out
– The Vampires – 505
– Greta Stanley, Dominic Breen – Golden Age – FREE
– Hachiku, Imperial Broads, Okin Osan, Jessie L. Warren – Chippendale Hotel
– Esa Williams (RSA), Afrobrasiliana plus Freedom Sounds DJs – Tokyo Sing Song – 9PM til 4AM
– Shift X Bassment: Anh, Aywy, Daws, Haan-808, Katana, Mowgli May, BuckNite b2b Busy, Sturling, Sysyi, T1r – Club 77 



– Bek Jensen – Dangar Island Bowling Club – 1 til 4PM – FREE
– Dr Rosenberg’s Wunderkammer: Scandinavian folk tunes performed by cellist Freya Schack-Arnott on The Nykelharpe, Ruben Palma on The Guicello, improvisation/interventions by Mimi Kind on The Rhythm Machine, Noam Yae plays the Rosenberg Museum’s Hardanger Fiddle, Jon Rose demonstrates the Triple-Neck Double-Piston Wheeling Violin amongst other musical contraptions – Delmar Gallery – Free all ages concerts amongst the violin-based art every Sunday til the end of April. 2 til 3PM – FREE – Music/art
– Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story – Golden Age Cinema – 5.30PM. Occasional screenings til April 8. Sydney exclusive – Film
– Young Blood: Ali Barter, Tiny Little Houses, Flowertruck, Fritz: DJs DZ Deathrays – Oxford Art Factory – Under 18s. Midday til 7PM. Presented by FBi
– KLP – Ivy
– Lowtide, The Jim Mitchells, Tropical Strength, Spike Vincent – North Gong Hotel – 4PM – FREE





– Classic Albums: Starfish by The Church with special guest Steve Kilbey – World Bar – 6 til 10PM – Listening/talking
– ACO with Alina Ibragimova (RUS) – City Recital Hall



– Yahtzel, Eves Karydas, Georgia Reed; DJs Mowgli May, Madiva, Don Tiere – Beach Road Hotel – FREE
– Dua Lipa, Eve Karydas – Luna Park – SOLD OUT
– PP Arnold (UK) – Factory Theatre
– Swingin’ at the Speakeasy with The French Tailors; DJs Pia Andersen and DJ Soup -Palmer & Co. – Three sets of live music – interspersed with DJ Pia – between 7 and 10PM, then Soup on the decks til close at 2 or 3AM – FREE
– Blair Dunlop (UK) – Leadbelly
– The Smith Street Band, Bec Sandridge, Press Club – Bar On The Hill, Newcastle



– The Subtle Beings by WeiZen Ho – Articulate Project Space – 6.30 til 8.30PM. Performances til Sunday – FREE – Performance/installation
– Michael Hurley (US), Leah Flanagan – Petersham Bowling Club
– Yoko-Zuna (NZ), Godriguez – Oxford Art Factory
– Canned Heat (US), Frank Sultana – Basement
– The Smith Street Band, Bec Sandridge, Press Club, Astronautalis (US) – Wollongong Uni – Sold out
– Camp Cope, Chastity Belt (US), The Nah – Heritage Hotel, Bulli – Sold out



– FBi Takeover: Gauci, Sunscreen, Rackett, Cable Ties, The Goods, 30/70, Silent Jay & Jace XL, Wallace, Fishing, Roza Terenzi; DJs Flex Mami, Mowgli May, Andy Garvey, Adi Toohey, Natalia, Nat James; visuals by Sophie P-Y – Marlborough Hotel – 7PM til 4AM. Presented by FBi
– Michael Hurley (US), Jordan Ireland, Purple Orchestra – CWA Hall Stanwell Park
– Shoeb Ahmad, Loose Fit – Urge Records, Thirroul
Jack Shit – The Argyle Inn, Taralga – 7 til 11PM – FREE
– Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (US), Stonefield – Enmore Theatre
– Camp Cope, Chastity Belt (US) – Metro
– Robert Plant And The Sensational Space Shifters (US) – State Theatre – Sold out
– Jack River, Tesse – Oxford Art Factory – Sold out
– Canned Heat (US), PJ O’Brien – Factory Theatre
– Astronautilus (US), Bilby, Ethan Del Carmen – Factory Floor
– Poolclvb – New Brighton, Manly
– NOFX (US), Hot Water Music (US), Bad Cop/Bad Cop (US), Dad Religion – Hordern Pavilion
– Lass O’Gowrie
– The Vanns, The Nah – The Small Ballroom, Newcastle – 6PM. All ages



Host of Jack Off, Saturdays 3-5pm on FBi 94.5FM.

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