Date and Time
Saturday, March 23rd, 2013 at 8:00pm
Urthboy, One Sixth, Jimblah Date: March 23rd, 2013. Doors: 8:00pm Pre-Sale Cost: $25.00 + BF Door Price: $30.00 Photo ID required for entryFRESH FROM RELEASING ONE OF THE MOST TALKED ABOUT ALBUMS OF 2012, URTHBOY HITS THE ROAD WITH A NEW LIVE BAND.Urthboy’s new album Smokey’s Haunt has received a phenomenal response after debuting at #14 on the ARIA Album Chart. It has been nominated for a J Award and was triple j Album of the Week, long-listed for the Australian Music Prize with The Australian giving it a 5 star review “absolutely captivating”. From Rolling Stone to The Sydney Morning Herald and beyond, Smokey’s Haunt has been lauded for its storytelling, receiving 4 star reviews across the board with many calling it Urthboy’s most accomplished album.Fittingly, he’s put together a live band and a refreshed sound to tour the album in 2013 alongside cohort Jane Tyrrell. If you’ve been to one of their shows you can testify to the infectious spirit of their live performances—there’s a warmth to the music that perfectly suits live drums and keys.Supporting are two recipients of the Hilltop Hoods Initiative, the latest Elefant Trakssigning Jimblah (whose star is on the rise with his signature soulful hip hop sound) as well as One Sixth, the exciting young MC hailing from Namibia and residing in Melbourne, whose debut album Electronic Mail just dropped on Obese.All pre-sale ticket buyers will receive a free MP3 remix of Knee Length Socks by Trials (Funkoars). Tickets on sale now.