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Sweetie @ Mary’s Underground, 6th May

“Sweetie are as ambitious as ever tonight, with a headline set to launch their oh-so-fine ‘Collision’ EP that features old ones, never-played new ones, and a whole bloody choir of Sydney ace faces. A fabulous band, poetic in their songwriting, capable of conjuring magic from the bare minimum then dropping fully-maxed out loon moments. Few […]

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Sweetie @ HiWay Bikini, 1st Apr

“Sweetie continue to intrigue, a project in its youth yet with the quiet power and the understated intensity to grab hold and not let go. While we wait patiently for recorded material to eventually emerge there are still these shows – as occasionally dark and strange as life itself, but performed with joy and pleasure.”

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Sweetie @ The Lansdowne, 21st Jan

“Sweetie’s second show emphasises the core of this band – they *really* care. Some bands project mayhem, some poetry, some technical skill, but at the heart of Sweetie is… well, heart. The range on offer in this set is broader than you can take in, but every single one bounds off the stage, chock full […]

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🏆 Best Shows Of 2020

While the quantity of shows suffered in 2020, the quality most certainly did not. In no particular  order, these are five of my favourite sets this year. TEEN JESUS & THE JEAN TEASERS This is the show I use from the before-times as the standard to aim at. Once shows are like this one again, […]

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Sweetie @ The Vanguard, 9th Dec

“Sweetie are playing their first – first! – ever public show and holy moley, the swagger… Every song is heel-and-toe stomping, every move is damn near perfect. How does this even happen? Seriously, what an entrance. Fear them.” Facebook | Instagram Subscribe to The Underground Stage Playlist Thirty freshly-released goodies from the very best new […]