Nov 23 2014
The Australian music industry is getting behind live music venues in Kings Cross, hosting an incredible afternoon of free live music curated by award-winning, chart topping songwriter/producer Louis Schoorl.
The streets of Kings Cross have a great legacy for creating some amazing Australian music over many years. IGNITE: Heat the Street sets out to feature the venues of Kings Cross that provide the jobs and opportunities for our great musicians today.
As part of ARIA Week, The Live Music Office, the City of Sydney and APRA AMCOS are working together to reignite the live music scene in Kings Cross. On the 23rd of November 40 acts will perform across ten iconic Kings Cross venues, led by new hotspot, The X Studio.
Sun Rai (Rai Thistlethwayte)
Jonathan Zwartz Quartet
Darryl Beaton Band
Steve Barry Trio
Stu Hunter Trio ft Simon Barker
Levi 5 Star feat. Amy Chase
La Fiesta Sound System
DJ Ocky & Mark Matthews
Shantan Wantan Ichiban
Stretching from the end of Darlinghurst Road to William Street, participating venues include The X Studio, Uliveto, Goldfish, Barrio Chino, Crane Bar, Kings Cross Hotel, Kit & Kaboodle, Sugarmill Hotel, New Hampton, The Bourbon and The World Bar. Highly anticipated new venue X 54 will reignite times past, hosting a stage production honouring the famous Les Girls.Tickets