Archive for the ‘music festivals’ Category

Aside from the already-confirmed excitement of her Majesty, PJ Harvey, coming to our shores, tonight’s Sydney Festival lineup has produced two gems: Beth Orton and tUnE-yArDs. Consider me delighted.  For the full lineup: http://www.sydneyfestival.org.au/2012/



Read Full Post »

A long time between posts/drinks seemingly needs only a small spark to alight the blogging heart. And so it is: the Sydney Festival 2011 lineup. Daringly stepping to the left of the mainstream line, as per usual, the lineup this year has some absolute moments of promise that have set my folky soul aflutter.

A few samples, dear reader:


The Unthanks:


Olof Arnalds:


Mountain Man:


January has never seemed so far away.

Read Full Post »