Posts tagged Solbar
Mardi Wilson springs out with huge East Coast "Don't Stop" Tour

Mardi Wilson is a singer-songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, self-managed, alternative folk artist. Hoping to help people learn about themselves and others through storytelling and music, she released "Astronaut" earlier this year that dove into her insecurities and her drive to simply accept them. A few weeks ago she released "Don't Stop" which she is celebrating with a string of dates along Queensland!

Playing Taps Mooloolaba on October 11th, Solbar on October 12th, and El Capitano on October 16th.

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The Kava Kings announce new EP 'Two Strangers', new clip, and tour - playing Solbar on September 27

A single that has arrived at the perfect time where we’re looking ahead to warmer hazy days ahead, ‘Stars’ from Sydney four-piece, The Kava Kings, is the perfect remedy for any winter-time frump. Taken from the band’s new EP Two Strangers, ‘Stars’ is a piece of a larger puzzle that focuses on relationships and its different stages. Melodic, hearty and delivered with rich charm, The Kava Kings put their stamp on the second half of 2019 with a fresh collection of material, primed for the live stage.

Playing Solbar on September 27.

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The Badlands deliver 'Ultraviolent' - playing Solbar May 31

The Badlands have returned in 2019 with their highly anticipated new single ‘Ultraviolent’ released this June 4 and produced by Lacueva Studio’s Nick Didia. The song is nothing short of massive. With a drum introduction that punches through the solar plexus like a cannonball at short range, there’s no way you won’t know about it.

You can catch these two acts smashing up Solbar good and proper on May 31st.

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Fieu makes sure we're all 'Awake' with massive-sounding new single - launching at Solbar on May 10

Vibrant and hauntingly beautiful, Queensland-based songstress Fieu presents her second offering for 2019 with latest Alt-Pop single “Awake”.

Showcasing Fieu’s vocal prowess with sultry hints of Lorde and Sia-like qualities, “Awake” playfully presents a dark and delicate relationship between conscious and subconscious states. Thoughts of fear, determination and self-awareness are embellished amongst cleverly constructed layers of heavy synths, guitars, pulsing bass lines and sophisticated vocal harmony.

Launching at Solbar on May 10

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King Coaster prove they're not 'Out of Time' with new single - playing Solbar May 4th.

Originally hailing from the Sunshine Coast, the King Coaster boys had a great first year to their journey in 2018, establishing themselves as one of Byron’s most exciting new bands, with a swiftly growing fan base forming from Byron across Brisbane and The Sunshine Coast.

Now with 2019 firmly underway, the first single ‘Miles Away’ from the upcoming EP “Superflow” was enthusiastically received by fans and critics alike and gained Triple J airplay.

The next single ‘Out of Time’ is now available and is a progression on the bands melodic, riff driven indie rock sound.

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Toxic Fox take you for a walk on 'Bond Street' with latest single

Toxic Fox are four young lads on a mission. Meeting in 2017 and made up of Zephyr Jenkins (Vocals), Matt Buchanan (Guitar) Richard Hall (Bass) and Jack Bradburn (Drums) they possess an obvious passion for the music. With a get-rocking-or-die-trying attitude to their career aspirations, they’re set for a killer year in 2019.

The band spent a week this March 2019 recording and producing a set of new tracks at Rocking Horse Studios near Byron Bay with producer Elliot Hendich and engineer Nick Wilson. Their debut EP is shortly to be released, with the first single ‘Bond Street’ now available.

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Solbar celebrates 8 Years of live music on Ocean Street with a massive two-day Celebration over the Easter Long Weekend

The Sunshine Coast’s iconic music venue, Solbar, has just announced a massive two-day-long event in celebration of its 8th Birthday.

Solbar will be hosting 9 live acts over Easter Saturday & Sunday. Genre-blurring Sydney band Bootleg Rascal will be raising the roof on Easter Saturday with support from Brisbane’s indie dubsters Hemingway. Local newcomers The Fins will be getting the party started in the lounge bar - a new favourite for Sunny Coasters after their explosive debut last weekend. The party will continue into the wee hours with world champion turntablist, New York’s DJ Total Eclipse.

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The Fins announce debut show at Solbar, Friday March 29

Get ready, Sunshine Coast, for a new wave of funk/rock has sprung up and will be blasting off at Solbar’s front bar on Friday night.

Meet The Fins - a four piece rock and funk band, made up of Mitchell Burt, Joe McMaster, Keegan Roche and Henry Gachette. The Sunshine Coast/Brisbane quarter have been busy sneakily building up a rep, and are now ready to share the goods.

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Sunny Coast trio, Fragile Animals release new video/announce new EP and dates.

It's been a steady rise for Sunshine Coast's Fragile Animals to date. With a swiftly swelling following and national radio play for recent singles 'Come Down' and 'Landing', the dream-rock trio are proud to announce release details of their forthcoming second EP - Only Shallow / Only More - for Friday, March 29 as well as the video for 'Come Down' and some new live dates to boot.

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The Tommyhawks take 'Underground Raptor' on the road - playing Solbar March 29th.

An unassuming scruffy bunch with a penchant for dogs, chooks, the beach and pizza; don’t be fooled by their chilled demeanour; once they hit that stage; these girls play hard. A fierce femme-fatale foursome with a knack for picking the shittest camper van to tour in; The Tommyhawks are a loveable rogue of a band who will intoxicate your every sense and leave you wondering whaaaat?!

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Caravãna Sun and LaBrassBanda join forces for huge co-headline tour - playing Solbar March 15

With the dust barely settled on their last acclaimed Australian jaunt, Caravãna Sun are gearing up to do it all again, this time bringing the wildly talented LaBrassBanda out to Australian shores to join the party. The highly anticipated co-headline tour will see this dynamic bill make their way up and down the East Coast over ten blistering shows on the ‘Horn Haus Party Tour’, giving audiences a chance to get up close and personal with some of the best brass band music out of Bavaria, as well as receiving a dose of that intense Caravãna Sun magic direct from the source.

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Supergroup, Jim Moginie & The Family Dog touring - playing Solbar Dec 15

Back in 2006 Jim Moginie (Midnight Oil) founded The Family Dog to promote his first solo album ‘Alas Folkloric’. They went on to perform and tour together. In November and December 2018, The Family Dog is hitting the road after a long hiatus and showcasing songs and tunes from the new album ‘Bark Overtures’, recorded live at Oceanic Studios. It was released on November 5 by Sony Music Australia on CD and vinyl and Orchard digitally in worldwide.

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Get your 'buds ready for The Taste's new track - playing the Sunshine Coast this weekend

A year to the date since the release of their last album 'Convalesce’, Cairns-based Funk, Rock, Soul, Hip Hop outfit ‘The Taste’ release their newest single ‘Move On’ ahead of a run of South East Queensland and Northern New South Wales shows.
Playing Solbar this Friday supporting Blackbird Hum, and The Shared on Sunday with Dosed

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