Sydney SS18 Market: Entertainment Program Announced!

FROYO playing at Finders Keepers Sydney AW18 Market CAPTURED BY SAMEE LAPHAM

Are you ready to check out the impressive line-up of musicians performing at our Sydney SS18 Market from 30th November – 2nd December?

Find us back at The Cutaway, Barangaroo Reserve at the earlier opening time of 12pm on Friday for a jam-packed afternoon and evening of live music – including legendary Purple Sneakers DJ. Share a drink with friends and dance along to sweet tunes all weekend long.

The kids can also enjoy a special morning performance from The Vegetable Plot on both Saturday and Sunday! Ladies and gentle-stems, bulbs and girls can throw down their roots and twist and sprout with the funkiest, filthiest bunch in town!

Check out the rest of the great bands below, ready to take up residence on our live music stage!

Music Line-up:

Friday 31th November
DJ Jack Shit – 12pm
Dani El-Rassi – 2:30pm
DJ Purple Sneakers – 3:30pm
The Tawny Owl Stringband – 6pm
DJ Dom Alessio – 7pm

Saturday 1st December
The Vegetable Plot (Kids) – 10:30am
DJ Dom Alessio – 12pm
Georgia Fields – 2:30pm
Clarissa Mei – 3:30pm
DJ Bridget Hustwaite – 4:30pm  

Sunday 2nd December
The Vegetable Plot (Kids) – 10:30am
DJ Bridget Hustwaite – 12:00pm
Moniker – 2:30pm
DJ Jack Shit 
- 3:30pm

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DJ Jack Shit
FBi radio rascal and rabid raconteur Jack Shit found his girlfriend at Finders Keepers. She wasn’t cheap – but she’s lasted beautifully!

finders keepers sydney ss18 MArket entertainment lineup Dani-El-Rassi

Dani El-Rassi

Dani is a folk singer-songwriter who has been playing piano for 19 years and guitar for just under one. Dani has finished writing and is now working on recording her upcoming single and EP to follow. She is a storyteller at heart; her music takes you on a journey with her in each song. Her main influences are Australian artists Missy Higgins, Gordi and Ben Abraham.

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DJ Purple Sneakers 

Martin Novosel is the founder of club brand turned popular niche music blog Purple Sneakers, which this year is celebrating its 12th birthday.
Martin DJs under his own name as well as with Purple Sneakers DJs. He has mixed compilations, released singles and remixes, toured the world, played just about every Australian festival, and has toured and played with acts like Diplo, Flume, Hot Chip, Major Lazer, Flosstradamus, The Rapture and many more.

finders keepers sydney ss18 MArket entertainment lineup The-Tawny-Owl-String-Band

The Tawny Owl Stringband
Brought together through a deep affection for the old time music of Appalachia, The Tawny Owl Stringband is a collaboration between a couple of Sydney’s finest bluegrass, folk and country musicians. Featuring Jimmy Daley on mandolin, banjo, guitar and vocals (The Morrisons, Diamond Duck) and Anna McInerney on violin and vocals (terza madre, The Morrisons).

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DJ Dom Alessio

Dom Alessio was born a DJ. Well, they’re his initials, because his middle name is James. While he’s perhaps better known as the one-time host of triple j’s Australian music show Home & Hosed, Dom has been DJing for many years, playing sets at festivals like Splendour In The Grass, Secret Garden and the Big Day Out, as well as at bars, clubs and the occasional beer garden around the country.

finders keepers sydney ss18 MArket entertainment lineup The-Vegetable-Plot

The Vegetable Plot
Ladies and gentlestems, bulbs and girls, it’s time to get fresh, throw your root down and twist and sprout with the funkiest, filthiest bunch in town!!
The Vegetable Plot is a “roots musical” for kids, families and foodies starring some of Sydney’s tastiest musicians and singers. Serving up a feast of fresh grooves, catchy tunes, colourful characters and delicious puns, this funky bunch will ensure you never think about roots music or vegetables the same way again. So come and join Aspara Gus, Sir Paul McCarrotney and friends as they take you underground for a ride on the soil train. Winner of the Fringe Kids Award at the 2014 Sydney Fringe.
“Excellent morals delivered in a wonderful way by passionate people” – What’s On Sydney
“Beautifully together, experienced and artfully aware of what excites children” – Lisa Thatcher
“We LOVED the show today veggies! The band was amazing and the songs were sooooooo groovy. Buzz and I laughed and tapped our toes and had the best afternoon out. Lah-Lah xx” – Lah Lah, ABC Kids

finders keepers sydney ss18 MArket entertainment lineup Georgia-Fields

Georgia Fields
Georgia Fields’ postcard-perfect pop combines the astral with the ordinary, earning her a reputation as
one of Australia’s brightest indie singer-songwriters. Brimming with an intoxicating melodicism, Fields’
songcraft draws on influences as far-reaching as Greek mythology, lunar folklore and the succulent
anatomy of citrus fruits. Her captivating solo show is full of wit and wonder: “intelligent, seductive and
touched by a vividly-blooming magic” (The Autumn Roses, USA).

finders keepers sydney ss18 MArket entertainment lineup Clarissa-Mei

Clarissa Mei
Clarissa Mei is a 21 year old songwriter and producer, born and raised in Western Sydney, Australia.
She began playing gigs in her local community from a young age, her style always sitting predominantly within soul and Rnb, her trills and vocal technique soaring beyond her acoustic-based instrumental. Now, Clarissa is excited to continue her own production and new electronic-based sounds.
Clarissa has debuted her new sound at The Plot Festival 2017, Secret Garden Festival and Women in Music Empowerment Day 2018. She has also performed at MCA event GENEXT alongside Kota Banks, Clypso & PRINCI.
Clarissa Mei launched onto the scene with her debut singles ‘Vulnerable’ and ‘Point of View’. She is due to release her anticipated EP early 2019.

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DJ Bridget Hustwaite
Hailing from Ballarat, Bridget Hustwaite now resides in Sydney as host of Good Nights on triple j. Alongside her radio commitments, Bridget also runs her own music blog and likes to sneak behind the DJ decks from time to time.

The world needs a superhero
Moniker is no hero!
Moniker is the alternative
Moniker is a new project and brainchild of illuminati from Australia’s underground avant rock and pop scenes. Born through collaboration in the studio, Moniker teams up with artists whose previous work is found on tracks by figures as diverse as Passenger, Katalyst, Sarah McLeod, Jack Ladder, Tina Harrod, Joan Banoit and even ARIA nominated jazz .


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