NEWS & INFO

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 [...]

DIGGIN' SYDNEY // THE LAUNCH [18.04.2013]

DIGGIN’ SYDNEY // THE LAUNCH [18.04.2013]

The Vinyl Lovers Tour Guide of Sydney [18.04.2013] Touring record stores is a fantastic way to see a city, the journey between the shops often ferreting out locales you wouldn’t ordinarily find. PLAY BAR is extremely proud to host the launch party of this essential new wax guide to our city & what better way [...]

LOUD NOISES

LOUD NOISES

As many of you may be aware, we are having a few sound issues with our upstairs neighbors. We are and have been working super hard to resolve the matter, the right people are on the job and hopefully we can get on with having some fun at PLAY. We sincerely apologise to any of [...]

CRATE DIGGERS THURSDAY LAUNCH

CRATE DIGGERS THURSDAY LAUNCH

Well thanks to all who came down to play and support the launch of Crate Diggers last thursday [28.03.2013]. It ended up being an incredible night with a few diff guys playing some of their fav old records for everyone… Benny Hinn kicked off the night with a few old breaky tunes from way back, [...]

THE ICONIC MENS MAG LAUNCH [04.04.2013]

THE ICONIC MENS MAG LAUNCH [04.04.2013]

Pureplay online retailer, The Iconic, has launched its own men’s magazine via Pacific Magazines’ custom publishing division, Pacific+. The title complements the women’s version launched last year and is a new bi-annual fashion, style and culture magazine which gives readers the ability to shop online directly from page via Pacific’s Genie watermark technology. The magazine [...]