Sat 02 Aug, Concerts, Folk, Fortitude Valley, Gigs, Indie, Music, Pop The harmonious pop duo bring their heartfelt ballads to the Tivoli American singer-songwriter duo Ian Axel and Chad Vaccarino will be bringing their pop sensibilities to the Tivoli stage. The pair met as music business students while attending New York University, coming together to form A Great Big World.
Mythbusters - Behind the Myths tour Debunk a few urban tales with the kings of myth busting Mythbusters co-hosts Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage are touring Australia for the first time in August. The new live show will include on-stage experiments, audience participation, videos and behind-the-scenes stories.
Hanson The MmmBoppers return to the Tivoli They were last here on a sold-out tour in 2012 and now the formerly-cherubic trio are back. They're touring new album Anthem, which is said to be influenced by our very own AC/DC as well as Michael Jackson and James Brown.
New Video Clip: 360 - Run Alone: The last couple of months have seen Melbourne rapper 360 embark on his massive national Flying Tour, of which all 19 show dates were completely sold out. Huge crowds across Australia crammed into venues to catch the electrifying 360 live show and left the venue hot sweaty and extremely satisfied.
Everyone's talking about the great speech T Bone Burnett gave as the keynote address to AmericanaFest yesterday. If you missed it, here's the transcript (posted with permission from the Americana Music Association): I have come here today first to bring you love. I have come here to express my deep gratitude to you for your love of music and of each other. And, I have come here to talk about the value of the artist, and the value of art.
Denise Scott: Mother Bare 20-31 Aug, Comedy, New Farm, Stand Up The 59-year-old comedian hits her stride “I think comedy is something you get better at the longer you do it – well, hopefully – but I never imagined it would take until I'm nearly 60 to get people to come and see my shows.” http://www.au.timeout.com/brisbane/comedy/events/3091/denise-scott-mother-bare
Phil Jamieson Tue 09 Sep Grinspoon's lead singer performs live Singer and songwriter Phil Jamieson has re-worked a few classics as well as some of his own original work to perform at the Brisbane Festival this year. http://www.au.timeout.com/brisbane/music/events/3062/phil-jamieson