This season’s best live music
JUNE An Evening with Repressed Records
Newtown’s underground record store presents sets from Mick Turner from Dirty Three, new passionate hardcore act NASHO, dark synth band Nun, Knitted Abyss, and Hurtsville. Utzon Room, Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point 2000. 02 9250 7111. www.sydneyoperahouse.com. 7pm. $32. Sat Jun 2.
The Grammy-winning indie musician released her fifth album, Masseduction, to critical acclaim, and she joins a line-up of international wins for Vivid. Carriageworks, 245 Wilson St, Eveleigh 2015. 02 8571 9099. www.carriageworks.com.au. 8pm. $100. Sun Jun 17.
JULY Camp Cope
This all-female indie-punk trio are taking the music world by storm with an unflinching sound, injected with social consciousness. Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point 2000. 02 9250 7111. www.sydneyoperahouse.com. 8pm. $34-$54. Wed Jul 25.
AUGUST Courtney Barnett
Expect tracks from second album Tell Me How You Really Feel, such as her latest single, ‘City Looks
Pretty’. Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point 2000. 02 9250 7111. sydneyoperahouse.com. 9pm. $54-$74. Aug 23 & 25.