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Natalie Gillespie | Sunday Music

Enjoy free performances by leading local and touring acts every Sunday throughout summer in Fremantle Arts Centre's idyllic Front Garden. Sunday 26 Nov: Natalie Gillespie (WA) is one of Perth’s most soulful singer-songwriters. Weaving her heart into each and every song, Gillespie takes audiences on a journey into her most vulnerable and joyful moments. She’ll be joined on stage by her all-star band.

Gaslight Club

Fly By Night presents Freo’s newest Blues Club ‘for people with open minds’- The Gaslight Club! Named in honor of one of the most important venues in Perth in the 60s! The Gaslight Club is an intimate venue directly under the main stage of Victoria Hall. Check our website for performance times and artists.  

Bazaar 2017

Bazaar, WA’s best Christmas market, returns on the first weekend in December. An annual three-day shopping extravaganza, Bazaar features more than 50 local artisans showcasing and selling their wares. At Bazaar you’ll find unique WA-designed jewellery, fashion, ceramics, sculpture, woodwork, textiles and more. The annual market runs from Friday night until Sunday afternoon and is the perfect place to pick up high quality, one-of-a-kind gifts for loved ones this Christmas.

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Tim Rogers

Following the LP release of 'An Actor Repairs’, a pile of 'You Am I' touring, and the release of his first book ‘Detours’ to critical acclaim; Tim Rogers will wrap it all up, drop it in this bundle and play a series of solo shows in November and December to cap the year off. ‘The year was set aside to do a thesis on (Canadian maestros') Rush and their divisive 'keyboard' era and learn how to tie my own shoelaces, but I got waylaid by a love of reading and the ever- shifting notion of 'cocktail hour' and wound up…

Tyler Hilton (USA) + Kate Voegele (USA)

Tyler Hilton (USA) and Kate Voegele (USA) (who both starred in One Tree Hill) perform together live in concert for the first time ever in Australia. The duo have been performing together around the world to sell-out crowds. Tyler and Kate have both built followings of loyal fans from the concert stage and the big and small screens. Tyler has released 4 albums, 2 EP’s and was featured on the Grammy Award winning Soundtrack to ‘Walk The Line'. Kate starred in 4 seasons of 'One Tree Hill' where she performed her songs to millions of viewers each week. ‘always entertaining...…

Men of the West

We present for your delight and puzzlement, Men of the West. Led by director Ryan Morrison, these men have been refining their subtle theater of pointless grandeur over the past decade, being regulars at the Fairbridge Festival and the Dunsborough Songfest. They picked up a Highly Commended Award at the Adelaide Fringe in 2014. They will deliver a variety of a Capella songs ranging from the haunting beauty of ancient Georgian harmonies to original songs of the quotidian rituals and trials of being a man in today’s world. In so doing, the Men will illuminate for you The Secrets of…

Big Thief & guests (New York)

Take us down on Capacity, the band’s highly anticipated second record, are overgrown with the wilderness of pumping souls. After last year’s stunning Masterpiece, Capacity was recorded in a snowy winter nest in upstate New York at Outlier Studio with producer Andrew Sarlo. The album jumps right into lives marked up and nipped in surprisingly swift fashion. They are peopled and unpeopled, spooked and soothed, regenerating back into a state where they can once again be vulnerable. Lenker’s songs introduce us to a gallery of multifacted women and deal with the complicated matters of identity — at once dangerous and…

Tash Sultana | Homecoming Tour | [second show]

Due to popular demand after selling out her first show in 24 hours, Tash Sultana has confirmed a second FAC date on her national Homecoming Tour. Tash is one of Australia’s rising stars, landing the number three slot in last year’s triple j Hottest 100, picking up the Unearthed J Award and hitting the top 10 of the ARIA chart with her EP Notion. The Homecoming Tour marks her last headline shows for almost a year as Tash bunkers down to finish her debut album and continues to tour internationally. Tash will be supported by fellow former buskers the Pierce Brothers and tropical rave pop duo Willow Beats.

Dave Graney and the mistLY

Dave Graney returns to Perth with his band the mistLY, featuring drummer Clare Moore. Dave Graney is an Australian rock musician, singer-songwriter and author from Melbourne. Since 1978, Graney is generally accompanied by drummer, Clare Moore. The pair have fronted numerous bands including The Moodists (1980 to 1987), The White Buffaloes (1989 to 1990), Coral Snakes (1987 to 1989, 1991 to 1997), The Dave Graney Show (1998 to 2003) , Dave Graney and Clare Moore featuring the Lurid Yellow Mist or Dave Graney and the Lurid Yellow Mist (2004 to 2011) and currently, dave graney and the mistLY. Dave was awarded…

Soukouss Internationale | Sunday Music

Enjoy free performances by leading local and touring acts every Sunday throughout summer in Fremantle Arts Centre's idyllic Front Garden. Sunday 10 Dec: Soukouss Internationale (WA) bring gorgeous vocal melodies, pumping Congolese rhythms and scorching guitar to showcase authentic, energetic African music that’s sure to have the crowd dancing.

The East Pointers | Sunday Music

Enjoy free performances by leading local and touring acts every Sunday throughout summer in Fremantle Arts Centre's idyllic Front Garden. Sunday 17 Dec: The East Pointers (CAN) are a talented young three-piece with a penchant for traditional Celtic sounds. Combining fiddles, banjo and guitar with honest lyrics about life’s joys and sorrows, The East Pointers’ tunes practically cartwheel in their wildly entertaining live shows.

Timothy Nelson | Sunday Music

Enjoy free performances by leading local and touring acts every Sunday throughout summer in Fremantle Arts Centre's idyllic Front Garden. Sunday 24 Dec: Timothy Nelson (WA) has established himself as one of Perth’s premier songwriters over the past decade, deftly forging his own sound. Combining elements of power-pop, alt-country and classic rock, Nelson’s music is diverse, enigmatic, refreshingly rebellious and heavily introspective.  

Boom! Bap! Pow! | Sunday Music

Enjoy free performances by leading local and touring acts every Sunday throughout summer in Fremantle Arts Centre's idyllic Front Garden. Sunday 31 Dec: Boom! Bap! Pow! (WA) are known for their energetic live shows combining pop, soul, funk and sass. Start your New Year’s celebrations early and enjoy singer Novac Bull’s velvety vocals and the band’s cheeky and playful sounds.

Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill | Fenians Festival

Supporting Acts: Kavisha Mazzella & John Reed Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill are two of the world’s leading artists in traditional Irish music. Their adventurous, soulful interpretations of traditional tunes are recognized all over the world for their exquisite musicality and irresistible rhythm. For over two decades, the Irish fiddler and American guitarist have performed at major concert halls and festivals around the globe.  Kavisha Mazzella: Aria award winner, songbird and folkloric explorer Kavisha's original song's lyrical ingredients include humour, poetry, social justice and the spiritual. She will take you on an uplifting boundary riding journey of well-crafted stories and…

Declan ORourke WA Maritime Museum | Fenians Festival

Supporting Acts: Fiona Rea  Declan O’Rourke is a highly successful Irish artist, acclaimed by his peers, and having achieved many plaudits with his five albums released to date. Declan’s soulful music, rooted in folk and trad, has attracted the praise of countless industry giants, including John Prine, and Paul Weller, among others. Fiona Rea has a passion for storytelling, connection and melody. Fiona’s songs are influenced by the Irish heritage and by a lifelong love of music and it's power to reach people beyond the isolation of circumstance. For Fiona, a song is a bridge between people, offering connection and embrace.

Lucky Oceans and the Gaelic Gumbo | Fenians Festival

"A fusion of Irish songs simmered in Louisiana Beats" Lucky Oceans is a double Grammy Award winning pedal steel guitarist and co-founder of Western Swing band Asleep at the Wheel. Lucky presented Australia's leading Radio National music show, The Planet, for 21 years.  Lucky will put together a great line up of musicians to play for you in the idyllic beach side "Kelp Bar" at Kidogo Arthouse as the sun goes down.

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Fremantle arts organisation

Fremantle is a centre for arts and culture. Arts organisations based in the port city represent many sectors of the Western Australian cultural community including Artsource – the peak membership body for artists, Fremantle Arts Centre, Fremantle Literature Centre, Fremantle Press and the Fremantle Chamber Orchestra. Check our listings to find out what’s on in Fremantle in the arts & cultural community.