Subversive home-spun bluegrass

Upcoming shows

Illawarra folk Festival, 14-16 January 2017

Sydney Opera House Summer Playground Festival, Friday 27 January 2017.  7:30pm

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25-27 October 2013, Dorrigo Folk and Bluegrass Festival

23rd Feb, The Loaded Dog Folk Club, Annandale Neighbourhood Centre. $20 ($18 conc.) 8pm.

1st March, The Newsagency, Enmore, with Grandmaster Monk. $20, 8pm.

2nd March, Deja, Marrickville

28th January, Harbour Cruise supporting Mutiny, midday.  

18-20th January, Illawarra Folk Festival.

Saturday 1st December, Newcastle and Hunter Valley Folk Club.   

Sunday 11th Nov, Newtown Festival.  3:15pm in the Lola Lovina Caravan. 

Fri 8th June.  The Wharf at Wagstaff.    

Sat 2nd June.  At the Red Rattler with fellow ratbags, the Black Vat Trio plus Ruthie Ma Toothie, Blast and Hayfever. 

Wed 16th May. A MoFo show at The Basement with Chaika

The National Folk Festival, 5-9th April 2012

St Albans Folk Festival, 20-22nd April 2012

The Red Rattler. With Perch Creek Family Jug Band and Gleny Rae 2011

Reclaim the Lanes, Sydney NSW 2011

The Factory, M'ville NSW with The Crooked Fiddle Band, Kira Puru and The Woohoo Revue (Melb), 2011

Climate Camp, Bayswater Powerstation Hunter Valley 2011

Students of Sustainability, Albury NSW 2011

TEDxMacquarieUniversity, 2011 

Dirty Shirlows M'ville NSW 2011

The Pheonix Canberra, ACT 2011

artRiot, The Annandale Hotel for Sydney Fringe, 2010

The Vanguard, Newtown NSW with Hayward Williams, 2010

Kudos Gallery COFA, NSW 2010 

CarriageWorks Redfern, NSW 2010

The Hive Bar, Erskineville NSW. Fundraiser Pakistan Floods, 2010

Heritage Hotel, Bulli, 2009. Supporting Mic Conway's National Junk Band.

The Red Rattler Marrickville, 2009, 2011. Album Launchs

The Gaelic Club with The Crooked Fiddle Band, 2010

New Horizons Mental Health Month Event, Summer Hill 2011 



Illawarra Folk Festival 2013

Woodford Folk Festival 2011/12

Peats Ridge Festival 2010/11

Dorrigo Folk and Bluegrass Festival, 2011

Gulgong Folk Festival, 2012

Newtown Festival, Lola Lovina Caravan 2010

Dodge Fest, Goulburn NSW 2011

Hepburn Springs Folk Fest, VIC 2011

Warrandyte Festival, VIC 2011  

Cobargo Folk Festival, NSW 2010

Macquarie University, Sustainability Fair, 2010

Footprints Eco-Fest NSW, 2010

This Is Not Art Festival, Newcastle, 2008

Uranquinty Folk Festival, 2009.

Turning Wave Festival, Gundagai, 2009

Cooks River Eco Festival, 2009

AYCC Powershift, Parramatta 2009

Winter Magic Festival Blue Mountains NSW 2011



Big tent, Christiania, Copenhagen, 2009.

Kultur Hus, Copenhagen. With David Rovics and Anne Feeney

'Living Sea' tent outside the Greenpeace ship, near Kipplesbro Bridge, Copenhagen, 2009



Ringwood Folk Club, 2010

CERES Melbourne, 2010

The Old Bar Fitzroy, 2010

Open Studio, Melbourne Ducks in Mud and String Theory, 2010



South Coast Folk Club, Port Noarlunga RSL Club, SA 2010

Fleurieu Folk Festival Adelaide, 2010

University of South Australia, 2010



The Merry Muse with Peter Hicks, 2010

Snowy Mountains of Music Festival, Perisher, NSW, 2010

National Folk Festival, Canberra, 2010


BADFOLK Berwick VIC 2011

Newcastle Hunter Valley Folk Club, 2011

The TroubadourWoy Woy, 2011

The Shack, Narrabeen, 2010

Hornsby Folk Club, 2010

Macquarie Towns Music Club, Richmond NSW, 2010

Refugee Benefit Bushdance.  Springwood Town Hall NSW, 2010

Braidwood Folk Club, 2009.

Brackets and Jam, Central Coast, 2008

Wollongong City Diggers Club hosted by the Illawarra Folk Club, 2008

Teachers Club, Surry Hills, 2008

Loaded Dog Folk Club, Annandale 2008, 2010

Bondi Pavilion World Environment Day festival

Illawarra Folk Festival, 2009



Stop Coal Seam Gas Sydney Park, 2011
Greens Marrickville Launch, 2011

Mofo@Cafe Church, Glebe 2011

The Hub, Climate Action Newtown 100% Renewables Launch

Narrandera Top Pub, Narrandera

Blues on the Hill, Mars Hill Cafe

Macquarie Uni U-Bar

Pete Seeger Tribute, Star of the Sea Theatre, Manly

Climate camp fundraiser, UNSW Roundhouse

The Chocolate Shop, Berry. 2009

Ruby's Kitchen, Stanwell Park

ASEN fundraiser.  The Workshop 

Acoustically Awesome At Newtown Cemetery.  With the acoustically awesome Stono CavesCougar Flashy

UWS Hakesbury unibar

Lass O'Gowrie Hotel, Newcastle. With the Dennis Boys Band

Peace Not War concert @ Leichhardt Town Hall

Squat eviction festival @ eva burning light

Jura Books acoustic night

The Tea Club, Nowra

Harold Park Hotel, Glebe

Acoustic Lounge Illawarra @ Ryans Hotel (Thirroul) and Mt Kembla Hotel

Cafe Acoustica, St Peters

Jam Cooki, Captain Cook Hotel Millers Point

Sandringham Hotel, Newtown

Excelsior Hotel, Surry Hills and Glebe

Ruby Rabbit with bands Lounge Act and Scarlet's Revenge

Landsdowne Hotel, Broadway

Music At The Creek

Cat and Fiddle Hotel, Balmain

Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival 

Your Space at the Sly Fox Hotel Enmore

Harp Hotel 900 Princes Highway Tempe with Dave Rovics