Diary of Death: July 20 – 26

July 19th 2018

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

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– Splendour In The Grass: Kendrick Lamar (US), Lorde (NZ), Vampire Weekend (US), Khalid (US), The Wombats (UK), Hilltop Hoods, Chvrches (SCO), Miguel (US), Girl Talk (US), Angus & Julia Stone, Gang of Youths, Franz Ferdinand (UK), MGMT (US), Ben Howard (UK), Dune Rats & Friends, James Bay (UK), Pnau, Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite (US), The Avalanches DJ set, Chromeo (CAN), DMA’S, Ball Park Music, Henry Rollins (US), Safia, The Jungle Giants, Lil Xan (US), Methyl Ethel, Amy Shark, The Bronx (US), Ocean Alley, Carmada (L D R U & Yahtzel), DZ Deathrays, Lord Huron (US), Middle Kids, Hockey Dad, Towkio (US), Cub Sport, Touch Sensitive, Sampa The Great, Dean Lewis, Skegss, Albert Hammond Jr (US), Mallrat, Marmozets (UK), Alex Lahey, Riton & Kah-Lo (UK/NIG), Jack River, Superorganism (UK), Anna Lunoe, Lewis Capaldi (SCO), All Our Exes Live In Texas, Alex The Astronaut, Yungblud (UK), Crooked Colours, Nina Las Vegas, Soccer Mommy (US), Elderbrook (UK), Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever, Tim Sweeney (US), Stella Donnelly, Bully (US), Baker Boy, Wafia, No Mono, Waax, Angie McMahon, West Thebarton, Eves Karydas, G Flip, The Babe Rainbow, Haiku Hands, Didirri, Alice Ivy, Amyl & The Sniffers, Ziggy Ramo, Fantastic Man, Lo’99, Human Movement, Manu Crook$, Kasbo, Madam X, Andras, Alta, Ara Koufax, Two People, B Wise, Made In Paris, Jensen Interceptor, Woodes, Teischa, Antony & Cleopatra, Muto, Elk Road, Mike Gurrieri, Love Deluxe, Lauren Hansom, Poolclvb, Godlands, Nyxen, Emma Stevenson, Ebony Boadu, Mario Speedwagon, Jack Shit – Yelgun – Til Sunday. Jack and Mario play the Gold Bar every day and night plus the afterparty at the Tackle Shack
Towkio (US) – Oxford Art Factory
– Shogun and The Sheets, Dirty Slutz, Slums – Waywards – Debut gig
Ed Kuepper – Coogee Diggers – Solo and by request
Baby Blue, Classic, Bored Shorts – Rad, Wollongong
David Dondero – Frank’s Wild Years, Thirroul



– Primitive Calculators, Den, Justice Yeldham, V, Jasmine Guffond, Evil Heat; video by Living Science Dept; DJs Bainwolfkind & Unexpected Guest – Gaelic Club
Rare Finds: Gold Member, High Tropics, Nelipot, The Small Press – Oxford Art Factory Gallery Bar
Tumbleweed, The Pink Fits, The Electric Guitars, Enfant Terrible – Marrickville Bowling Club – Performing their debut self-titled album in full
Paul Cutlan’s String Project, Simon Barker – Sound Lounge – Two album launches
Session Vessels: ‘A minor history of the feminine’ by Rafaela Pandolfini with Lucreccia Quintanilla – and special guests – Airspace Projects – from 12PM – FREE – Performance then lunch
Cosmo’s Midnight – Metro – All ages – SOLD OUT
Ed Kuepper – Heritage Hotel, Bulli – Solo and by request
Jules Sheldon, Goodnight Japan – Golden Age – 10PM – FREE



Ruff Justice: Sniffer Dog Protest Festival – Downing Centre – 2PM – FREE – Protest/party
Chromeo (CAN), Alice Ivy, Sam Bluer – Metro
Chvrches (SCO), Mansionair, Wafia – Hordern Pavilion – All ages
Lil Xan (US), Triple One – Enmore Theatre – All ages
Ed Kuepper – Brass Monkey – Solo and by request
Turkey Shoot – presented by The National Film & Sound Archive – Golden Age Cinema – 5PM – Film



–  Superorganism (UK/NZ/AUS/JAP), G Flip – Metro
Kendrick Lamar (US), Sir (US) – Homebush Arena – Also tomorrow
Ben Howard (UK) – Opera House
Albert Hammond Jr. (US), Clews – Factory Theatre
The Wombats (UK), Elderbrook – Hordern Pavilion
Yungblud (UK) – Oxford Art Factory
Scabz, Hedy Lamarr, CCXO – Waywards – FREE
The Man from Hong Kong – followed by Q&A with director and writer Brian Trenchard-Smith
Australian Film Television and Radio School – 6PM. Free with RSVP – FREE – Film/interview



–  Camp Cope – Opera House
MGMT (US), Franz Ferdinand (UK) – Hordern Pavilion – All ages
The Wombats (UK), Elderbrook (UK), Skegss, Stella Donnelly, Pacific Avenue – Yours and Owls Big Top, Wollongong Uni
Lewis Capaldi (SCO) – Oxford Art Factory
Swingin’ at the Speakeasy: Lozz Benson; DJs Pia Andersen, Jack Shit – Palmer & Co – Live music from 7 til 10PM with DJ Pia Andersen. Jack plays 10PM til 3AM – FREE
James Bey (UK) – State Theatre



Moreton – Golden Age – 9PM – FREE
Runaway Kites, Eüsh, Matilda Abraham – Oxford Art Factory Gallery Bar
Ben Howard (UK) – Opera House – SOLD OUT



–  A Rational Fear: Rosie Waterland, Jan Fran, Struthless, Lewis Hobba, Dan Ilic
Giant Dwarf – Speaking
Jack Shit – Palmer and Co – 5 til 8PM – FREE
White Knuckle Fever, Jex Lopez, Vashti Hughes, performance by Matt Rochford – Gasoline Pony
– Tape/Off, Agency, Dog Name, Key Out – Marrickville Bowling Club – Album launch
– Orb – Lansdowne
The Hellfire Club – Shiny, Shiny: Debzillah, Rooftop at Home – Fetish Club
Cosmo’s Midnight – Metro – All ages – SOLD OUT
Ben Howard (UK) – Opera House – SOLD OUT


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