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DARCH Surry Hills Small bar tour [15.05.2013]

DARCH Surry Hills Small bar tour [15.05.2013]

On Wednesday night I went along to the DARCH small bars tour #9 in Surry Hills, Sydney. We visited three bars within the space of three hours to look at their designs, talk to their owners about the design and small bar establishment process, and to taste and experience the bars ourselves. There was a [...]

NEW SOUTHERN AMERICANA INSPIRED MENU LAUNCH [15.05.2013]

NEW SOUTHERN AMERICANA INSPIRED MENU LAUNCH [15.05.2013]

Yes it’s finally that time where we introduce some tasty bar food here at PLAY BAR. So we adding Gary Busey’s Meatball sub, Allen Iverson’s Philly Cheese Steak, Momma’s old buffalo wings and a vege Gumbo… Check it

SOUL JAZZ WEDNESDAYS

This week Darren and the guys will step up again to bring you some of the funkiest Soul Jazz you’ll ever see live on a Wednesday night in Sydney. Check out some of the live recordings from last week…

HOUSE PLAY RETURNS THIS SUNDAY [05.05.2013]

HOUSE PLAY RETURNS THIS SUNDAY [05.05.2013]

DEEP HOUSE SUNDAYS. FIRST SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH // Sunday the 5th of May 2013. Sophisticated deep tech hedonism found in one of Sydneys newest hidden venues. Proudly brought to you by the Sundazed collective. These guys are legit, they know their underground deep tunes and want to keep it that way. Beats start at [...]

ART... CULTURE... MUSIC...

ART… CULTURE… MUSIC…

We strongly believe in these core elements of our business and would like to thank everyone who has paid a visit to PLAY BAR in our first two months and seen what we are all about. We look forward to bringing you some v. cool things in the near future, spanning from a few new [...]

ARTIST PROFILE [NUMSKULL]

ARTIST PROFILE [NUMSKULL]

NUMSKULL jumped into PLAY BAR with BEASTMAN in Dec 12′ and painted up our walls in true proper style. The dude has mad skills with the can & is clearly evident with his incredibly tight typography skills. NUMSKULL BIO I live and paint both inside my studio and outside on walls. Sydney is my home.

ARTIST PROFILE [BEASTMAN]

ARTIST PROFILE [BEASTMAN]

BEASTMAN is one of the super tallented dudes who threw up the street art in PLAY BAR. We approached Beasty back in Dec 12′ and he was in town & keen to come and check it out. He suggested that he & NUMSKULL would be keen to do a collab… So we made it happen [...]

ANZAC DAY 2013 CRATE DIGGERS

ANZAC DAY 2013 CRATE DIGGERS

Two up and two down… That is two coins up and two fat records down on the decks, brought to you by the local neighborhoods record collection. This Anzac day we open up the decks to anyone who’s got vinyl. We are opening from 3PM in respect & remembrance for all those Australian and New [...]

RECORD STORE DAY TODAY [20.04.2013]

RECORD STORE DAY TODAY [20.04.2013]

Record Store Day was conceived in 2007 at a gathering of independent record store owners and employees as a way to celebrate and spread the word about the unique culture surrounding over 700 independently owned record stores in the US and thousands of similar stores internationally. This is the one day that all of the [...]

SOUL JAZZ TONIGHT feat. The Darren Heinrich Trio

SOUL JAZZ TONIGHT feat. The Darren Heinrich Trio

Tonight the 17th of April we are extremely lucky to have the Darren Heinrich Trio, with Sam Rollings – Guitar, Tim Firth – Drums, Darren Heinrich – Organ. This is Darren and the guys fourth week at PLAY BAR & we cannot get enough of them, simply amazing musicians that have to be seen over [...]