Concerts

Keeping it in the family

It was the song that filtered through your TV, on your drive home, and even at the dentist while getting your yearly check-up. And now...

Shannon’s second coming

It was the controversial win that not only created TV history, but also saw the beginning of an Internet meme sensation and a true-blue...

Drew’s unlikely source of inspiration

The chances of bumping into one of Australia’s most well-versed songwriters and performers on your daily train trip to work might seem as likely...

Sam’s still got the X Factor

It’s been a whirlwind journey for Samantha Jade since she took out ‘The X Factor’ in 2012. Since then, the singer and actress has gone...

Music from their country hearts

There were no shock angles, no tales of drama or sickness and no heartbreaking back story when Australian country rock trio The Wolfe Brothers...

The Preatures are just getting started

They have earned a reputation as one of Australia’s most exhilarating and hard-working live bands and The Preatures aren’t about to slow down anytime...

Renowned concert band to perform free show in Penrith

The Yale University Concert Band is heading down under for the first time in its 100-year history, making a special stop at The Joan...

An album from the heart

There is no denying that Australian country music singer Kasey Chambers isn’t afraid to wear her heart on her sleeve. From ‘The Captain’ to ‘True...

Penrith Symphony Orchestra celebrates 30th birthday

Their first appearance at the 1988 Bicentennial Celebrations was not only an enjoyable performance for audiences, but it was also a moment that would...

Hip-hop trio’s long journey to the top

It was 10 years ago that a group of guys from Katoomba formed what is now considered to be one of the most loved...

Have a New Jersey Night at The Joan

Take an exciting musical journey through the career of one of the biggest-selling groups of all-time, in this spectacular celebration of the music of...

Entertainment legends together on stage

She is Australia’s leading lady of musical theatre. He is an Australian film and television veteran. And together they are ‘Bosom Buddies’. No strangers to working...

After a long Waite, John’s finally coming Down Under

For more than 40 years British singer John Waite has played to huge crowds all over the world, gaining a strong following with his...

No joke: You Am I to play the Tatts on April 1

Their first album was released four years before I was born, with their hit single ‘Purple Sneakers’ playing on the radio just as I...

Mi-Sex back on stage 35 years after calling it a day

With their last album released in 1981 prior to the passing of lead singer Steve Gilpin, many fans had given up on hearing new...

Using their voices to help

Picking up a guitar at the age of four, Yianna Nicholas has always used her musical talents as a way of communicating with the...

Concert aims to raise $20,000 for health project

Locals across Penrith and the Blue Mountains are being invited to immerse themselves in a night of cultural song and dance, all in the...

Damien Leith’s new direction

He’s no stranger to stages here out west, having played numerous sold out shows over the years, but for Damien Leith, the Blue Mountains...

Living in the 70s

It was the music era where perms and satin pants went hand in hand, and where getting a slot on ‘Countdown’ meant a career...

New album is full of heart

Any married couple would know that mixing business with pleasure can be a risky adventure, but for Adam Eckersley and Brooke McClymont it was...