NEWS & INFO

Gregory Porter In Conversation Sept 2016

Full video now on-line of the inspiring Gregory Porter In Conversation from Sep 29. What a guy! BIG thanks to Campbell Drummond for filming & to Groovescooter’s co-presenters on this one & to those who helped make it happen: Gregory Porter of course, Bluesfest Touring, Universal Classics Australia/Blue Note Records, Eastside Radio 89.7FM, APRA AMCOS [...]

Raising the Bar 2016

20 academics, 20 bars, 1 night. What better way to learn? We’re bringing Raising the Bar back to Sydney on 18 October, with free talks mixing rum with research. Twenty of our leading academics will discuss topics ranging from insider trading to making a murderer and LGBTIQ school students to name a few. Reserve your [...]

Gregory Porter - In Converstation Photos

Gregory Porter – In Converstation Photos

Very special night for us at PLAY BAR with the one and only Gregory Porter In Conversation with Paris Groovescooter. Big shouts to cyanpepper.org for capturing a stack of special moments, Campbell Drummond for filming &all the partners for making this happen: APRA AMCOS, Eastside Radio 89.7FM, Blue Note/ Universal Music Australia, Bluesfest Touring & [...]

ALL EARS DOCUMENTARY

Screening this Friday as part of the Low Key Source Official Label Launch Feat. DJ House Shoes at PLAY BAR SYD. Check out the event details here “All Ears” is a documentary focusing on the famous Beat scene of Los Angeles. The L.A. community behind Low End Theory is often cited as origin of a [...]

Tim Ritchie In Conversation

Tim Ritchie In Conversation at Play Bar, Surry Hills Tuesday 13 September 2016
. Co-presented by Groovescooter, Keep Sydney Open + APRA AMOCOS for Sydney Fringe. NB: Correct date for next In Conversation with Gregory Porter is Thurs 29TH of Sept. To coincide with his month-long debut solo exhibition of photographs at Folonomo Gallery – former [...]

FRESH PLAY BAR SYD MERCH **SOLD OUT**

FRESH PLAY BAR SYD MERCH **SOLD OUT**

Just in, our first little merch series… Strictly limited stock… We’ve printed up a snap-back cap with embroided Play Tag + t-shirt and sloppy Joe. Only small run so get in quick. Please email info@playbar.com.au, with your size and contact details, and we can ship it out to you. Or fly past the bar at [...]

2016 AUS DMC CHAMP

2016 AUS DMC CHAMP

Congrats to DJ OSYRIS !! The NEW 2016 AUSTRALIAN DMC DJ CHAMPION !! We wish him the best of luck in London Sept. 24: 2016 DMC World DJ Championships presented by Rane !! The standards were incredibly high this year and everyone did amazing sets!! Full review, judges scores and pics to follow! The results [...]

Brasilian Journey **Live Samba** went off this past Friday evening.. Check out the snaps

Brasilian Journey **Live Samba** went off this past Friday evening.. Check out the snaps

Big shouts to cyanpepper.org for capturing some special moments of the Bateria 61 Grupo De Samba… Thanks to all the band, Djs, singers & dancers for this wonderful evening. We love this stuff

DMC 2016 NSW FINALS WINNER – DJ CO$T

DMC 2016 NSW FINALS WINNER – DJ CO$T

Congrats to DJ Cost on taking out the 2016 DMC NSW final… Good luck in the Aus finals man Thank you to everyone who came in support + big shouts to everyone involved behind the scenes and all the sponsors.. that was fun The Judges results were as follows : 1st: DJ Cost 2nd (equal) [...]

Winter Gypsy EP Launch

The Winter Gypsy will be hitting the road to celebrate the release of Page I, heading up the east coast of the country in August/September. Check out the event page here.