FRIDAY JULY 31 ~ LIVE
Shark Bait Records & The Sewing Room presents… A night filled to the brim with local live talent: Tall Sea District // Spici Water // Scatterback. With live performances from Perth’s finest: Tall Sea District // A tasty slice of indie-pop goodness coated in catchy melodies and soothing sounds. Spici Water // Energetic Australiana rockers that will have you on your feet and chanting along to every line. Scatterback // Powerful rockers that pack a punch with magical instrumentation and hints of sweet funk
7pm to 10pm – $5 entry –
NEXT WEEK AT THE SEWING ROOM
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 5 ~ LIVE
Fed up with the classic sausage sizzle, bake sale and searching for a long lost rich relative, Runaway is a live music fundraiser event held by Curtin University Screen Arts students.
All proceeds will go towards the production costs of a final year showcase film, titled; ‘The Runaway.’ Set in rural Western Australia, the film is an adventure/drama piece following the story of Jasmine, a teenager who leaves her small country town in search of something new, only to quickly discover that starting a life over is not as simple as she had once hoped.
The event features: Ivy Dream, an indie rock band who deliver lyrical tunes and mellow harmonies. four-piece punk band, Nervous. Karmalade, who have built their own unique sound out of classic, blues and garage rock, and P.E.P talk, a six-piece band of Positive Energy People. We also have guest DJs Larry D, Le(t)slie, D33p b0rk and Malibu Stacey. Film projects, even the small ones, become very expensive very quickly! So come down, have a dance, enjoy some amazing local talent, and help support WA made film.
7:30pm to 12 – tickets on sale via Moshtix
THURSDAY AUGUST 6 ~ LIVE
Channeling local WA musical talent, to support up skilling women in rural Indonesia
Today, the Love Foundation UWA, a University of Western Australia student run club with a focus on fighting poverty through the promotion of arts, has announced the Artist Against Poverty concert set to take place in a favorite local venue, The Sewing Room on the 6th of August. There will be a line-up of six acts set to begin at approximately 8:00pm and end at approximately 12:00pm.
The concert is a collaboration between the LOVE Foundation UWA and Perth local artists to bring the student community an inspiring line up of WA talent to electrify the music scene after the easing of restrictions. All ticket proceeds will go towards micro financing loans to mothers in Indonesia to start their own business. LOVE Foundation UWA President, Amitabh Jeganathan says it is a fun, innovative way of reintroducing causes outside of Australia after the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic:
“During unsure times we must continue to remember those who are far less fortunate than us and continue to extend the hand of compassion and empathy. This event is a way of reuniting the Western Australian student community to re-mend our broken ties and continue our mission of fighting poverty through the arts” The line-up will feature Perth artists such as: Josh Ellis, The Worms, Airline Food, Cloud Local, Man Sandal and Noah Dillion.
7:30pm to 12 – tickets on sale via Moshtix
FRIDAY AUGUST 7 ~ LIVE
Battle of the Femcees VS Emcees
7-10pm FREE ENTRY! Hip hop night featuring: MC Ambition VS MC Urchin | Severance G VS A.G.M | & Performances by: MC Ambition, MC Urchin, Severance G, A.G.M, Verbalize, & Bkame. With a special guest DJ to kick start our Friday night party.
7pm to 10pm – Free entry –
SATURDAY AUGUST 8 ~ LIVE
A showcase of some of Perth’s best original up and coming bands. This is going to be a heavy night full of distortion, dark sounds, crazy atmospherics and intense soundscapes. Featuring: Project Alchera / Crushing distortion and soaring leads fuelled by relentless drumming and thunderous bass. Watercolour Ghosts / A dark alternative rock group.Connecting musical threads through a palette of grey. Zorah / One of Perth’s most underrated progressive rock bands. Lush soundscapes and creamy rhythms to soothe the soul. Apollo80 / Heavy Psych Space trio. Lovers of fuzz, big amps and repetitive mantras.
6pm to 10pm – $5 entry –
COMING UP AT THE SEWING ROOM
FRIDAY AUGUST 14 ~ LIVE
An evening of soul and Rock N Roll – Adam Hall and the Velvet Playboys. Adam Hall (leader of the Velvet Playboys) takes you for an evening of soul, Velvet sounds and groovy times at the Sewing Room August 14th at 7pm.
Think Stevie Wonder, Prince and maybe even some Beyonce and then think of the the Rock N Roll Classics from Chuck Berry, Beatles, Elton John and even. The amazing repertoire such as “Supersition”, “Johnny B Goode”, “Reet Petite” and even “All about that Bass” and many more other classic hits and original compositions will have you dancing in the aisles. Having headlined many major festivals around the world it is an amazing opportunity for perth to hear this one of a kind band. Blue Note (Osnabruck, Germany), Aachner Vieher (Cologne, Germany), Grand Blues Jam (Bergkamen, Germany), Vienna Blues Festival (Austria), Metropol (Vienna), Les Caveau de Augustins (Bayonne, France), Rockin Race Jamboree (Spain), Le Groot Verlof (Belgium), Benenwerk (Belgium), Bergmannstrassefest (Germany), Sultan Jazz Club (Singapore), maritime museum (Hong Kong), Hyatt (Hong Kong), united exhange square (Hong Kong) and the City concert hall (Hong Kong), The Songs will be presented with the backing of one of Australia’s finest bands. The ensemble will be presenting unique arrangements with a full horn section and background vocals to accompany
7pm to 10pm – tickets on sale via Moshtix –
SATURDAY AUGUST 15 ~ LIVE
Southern Stomp #6 – We’re back in action! Join us for the next Southern Stomp at The Sewing Room on the 15th of August, Featuring: Helen Townsend Music and the Wayward Hearts / Matthew John (Single Release) / Whatever the Weather / Old Time New. This one’s an early start at 6PM so make sure you’re down early to catch all the great acts
6pm to 10pm – $10 entry –
SATURDAY AUGUST 29 ~ LIVE
The Drycleaners Band emerge from their rehearsal studio, a dry cleaning factory, to get you fist pumping on the dance floor to great rock and roll classics from the 80’s, 90’s and 00’s. Think GnR, Hoodoo Gurus, Bon Jovi, Foo Fighters, Queen, Noiseworks, ACDC, The Killers, Baby Animals, Divinyls etc. Every song on the setlist is a bangar people will sing along to as they rock the dance floor to our dual male and female vocalists.
Catherine Bentley, (vocalist) and Paul Ferrante, (guitar) have been playing in bands together since 2006. Ertan Barkman (bass) joined a few years later and together they built up a repertoire of over 150+ songs. Add, David Toovey and Harry Willett, (guitars), Dan Williams (vocals) and Ant Erickson (drums) and you already have a pretty full on extremely versatile line up. But wait, there’s more as SuGr Ray Trembath (keys) and Matty O’Brien (sax) take the band to a new level. It really is a party on stage and off….
So be prepared to get your hems taken up at the Sewing Room and bring your Drycleaning…
6:30pm to 10pm – tickets on sale via Moshtix –
FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 4 ~ LIVE
Melodic Sanctuary White Party – Lets see the winter season out with a white trance party.Come dress to impress in white & come party the night away. Taking a journey through all the genre of trance. Starting the night with Progressive & finishing off with smashing Psy.
10pm to 5am – tickets on sale via Moshtix –
SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 19 ~ LIVE
2 blistering rock sets in the best Perth basement featuring live sets from Inside Section and The Northern Line. The Northern Suburbs punk cover band, cover mostly British punk from the late 70’s to the 80’s. Punkin out tunes from The Clash, Buzzcocks, Sex Pistols, Sham 69, The Undertone and The Ramones and many more. & Inside Section bringing you their choice selection of alt-rockin tunes from across the decades!
7pm to 10pm – tickets on the door –
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 21 ~ LIVE
Adam Hall and his all star band are back raising money and awareness at JAZZ FOR A CAUSE. Massive beats, funk, soul, R&B, and so much more. This dance floor will be heaving….. Tickets are limited owing to covid restrictions, but this thing is going to be a blast….Tickets on sale shortly. Fundraising for a remote Indigenous & Community cycling program in the eastern goldfields.
7pm to 10pm – tickets on sale via Mosthix –