Category: Concert Reviews – Archive

March 2, 2020 / Concert Reviews - Archive

The Playhouse, February 16 9/10 Thirty-three years on, and the Necks continue to pursue the art of the slow-cooked anti-climax. As of this concert they have now played in all six internal Sydney Opera House venues: the Studio, Joan Sutherland Theatre, Concert Hall, Utzon Room, Drama Theatre and the Playhouse.…

February 26, 2020 / Concert Reviews - Archive

Foundry 616, January 31 8/10 The lives of bands should be measured in dog years rather than human years, because it’s so wretchedly hard to form one, write material, organise rehearsals, find a gig (let alone a decent one), work with any regularity and somehow record. To hold a septet…

February 25, 2020 / Concert Reviews - Archive

Camelot Lounge, February 12 6.5/10 “I want you to realise you’re hearing one of the best bass players in the known universe,” Katie Noonan told us after singing Sign Your Name. She’s right. Phil Stack is among our living cultural treasures, to rate with a Ben Quilty or Nicole Kidman.…