PPP Picks: Umbrella Winter City Sounds Week 1

Fight your instincts to stay rugged up on the couch during winter, and head out to catch some live music, with hundreds of events on offer as part of Umbrella: Winter City Sounds.

Check out our picks for the opening weekend:

Official Opening Street Party

Bank Street
Friday, 13 July


It's no easy task to launch a festival of this magnitude, but the Music SA team has nailed it with an extravaganza of live music, DJs, and art. It's the perfect way to kick off the festival - and get a sample of what's on offer through the rest of July.

Featuring:

  • The Family Bushdance [Max Savage]
  • Hana & Jessie-Lee*
  • Hartway*
  • Kuji Koo*
  • J. Hennessy
  • Joint Ventures

*Currently on High Rotation

Price: FREE!
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Southern Twang

Ed Castle
Saturday, 14 July

After the immense success of 2017’s inaugural event, Southern Twang is back to warm Adelaide's oldest pub - and the souls of those inside.

Illuminating the vast body of talent in South Australia’s folk, alt-country and Americana scenes, Southern Twang features roaring fires to ward off winter’s chill, a unique Midwestern BBQ menu catered especially for the day, and venue dressings of native flora to take you to another place- all as backdrop to some of the state’s best music.

Featuring:

Hana & Jessie-Lee*
The San Sebastian*
Max Savage
Dave Blumberg & The Maraby Band
Blooming
Alison Coppe
Katie Miller

*Currently on High Rotation

Price: FREE!
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Universalley

Flinders Street
Saturday, 14 July

For one night, an east end warehouse will be transformed into a little slice of outer space for a few hundred live music lovers, to celebrate 5 excellent South Australian artists and 3 unreal interstate artists. Welcome to Universalley!

Featuring:

Jaala (Solo)*
Press Club
Crocodylus
Zen Panda*
Towns*
It's a Hoax*
Workhorse*
Ella Ion

*Currently on High Rotation

Price: $30+bf
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