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Winter Wednesday presents: KATE PASS KOHESIA ENSEMBLE
Wednesday, August 21

Journey with Kohesia Ensemble and experience the evocative sounds of Persian music played in a unique jazz style. Led by double bassist Kate Pass, the Kohesia Ensemble serves as a platform for Kate’s original compositions, which are influenced by her passion for both jazz and Persian music. Kohesia Ensemble explores unusual time structures and microtonal melodies for a captivating listening experience. Kohesia Ensemble presents a night of original music that will transport you to another place. Having released their debut album “Kohesia” in June 2018, Kohesia Ensemble was nominated for 2018 WAM Best Album, Best Jazz Act and Best World Act. Kohesia Ensemble was also shortlisted for the Martin Sims Award at Fringe World Festival (2019). Kohesia Ensemble has performed at an array of festivals including National Folk Festival (ACT), Illawarra Folk Festival (NSW), Fairbridge Festival, WAMFest, Perth International Jazz Festival and Nannup Music Festival.  “Kohesia is excellence, pure and simple” – John Hardaker

Thurs Aug 22 – Sewing Room Sessions
Thursday, August 22

Rip into The Sewing Room for a sweaty Thursday party to keep you warm on a cold month. Heat up those earholes with beautiful noise pollution from these outstanding original WA bands: Art of Dysfunction / Clincher / Watercolour Ghosts / Alien Nation all for the low price of $0, we are talking Free entry good times with good tunes.

Chocolate & Wine Masterclass
Thursday, August 22

The Margaret River Chocolate Company has matched its mouth-watering chocolates with wines from sister company Coward & Black Vineyards to create an amazing Chocolate & Wine masterclass experience.

Participants learn all about chocolate and wine and get to taste a range of single origin chocolates as well as pairing chocolates to a variety of red, white, sparkling and dessert wines. The classes also include tastings of three Sambarino chocolate liqueurs, along with a free bottle to take home. They run at the funky new bar in the city, The Sewing Room.

Friday, August 23

Welcome to LOVEBIRDS! Your new weekly late night tropi-cool dance party, every Friday at The Sewing Room. Join us for our launch party on the 12th of July as we take you beneath the streets of Perth and reveal your new late night love. FREE ENTRY all night from 10pm ’til late. Music to make you dance. Beers on tap. Wine by the bottle. Cocktails galore. R’n’b & Hip-Hop early, party jams and dance bangers late

The Dirt Walkers / Siobhan Cotchin / Command A Panda
Friday, August 23

Local sounds to satisfy with 3 excellent WA acts in The Sewing Room on Friday August 23. The moody feels of Siobhan Cotchin, the epic rock vibes of Command A Panda, and the delightful aura of The Dirt Walkers. $5 entry from 7pm to 10pm.

Hercules Morse, Asbestos Fence & Fevermind
Saturday, August 24

The Sewing Room unleashes the fury of punk noise and heavy guitar licks with this all killer local lineup featuring: Hercules Morse, Asbestos Fence & Fevermind. Get around some heavy good times on Saturday August 24.

NO SCRUBS 90s and early 00s party
Saturday, August 24

After 11 huge sell out nights at the Sewing Room NO SCRUBS 90s and early 00s party is COMING BACK!! We’re bringing 90s + early 00s tunes + good vibes to the Sewing Room dance floor! We’ll be playing all the best tunes / anthems / bangas from 90s – 2008!! (10 years ago! wow!). No Scrubs Sounds Like: JOJO : Backstreet Boys : Spice Girls : Britney Spears : Disney : Aqua : S Club 7 : 5IVE : Destiny’s Child : N*Sync : TLC : Wheatus : Smashmouth : Hanson : No Doubt : Craig David : Red Hot Chili Peppers : Blink -182 : Green Day : Kanye West : Eminem : Ashanti : Savage Garden : Craig David : Good Charlotte : Mandy Moore : and more

TURA present: Decibel and Lionel Marchetti (FR)
Monday, August 26

TURA present: Decibel and Lionel Marchetti (FR) take over Sewing Room on to present a selection of collaborative spatial works created over a period of 8 years. Partition Concrète will feature a selection of collaborative works. Which explore the combination of the music concrète approach to composition with live instrumental performance, resulting is a range of works that feature what Marchetti calls a ‘Partition Concrète’, a fixed media part that is diffused in the space in interesting ways, seeking to make the mechanism of the speaker invisible and the sounds they produce indiscernible from live instruments. This will be an atmospheric concert of delicate but at times surprising sounds. The recent release of a recording of these works, on Brisbane Label Room 40 last year, was named ‘a masterpeice’ in Italian music magazine ToneShift, and was listed on Nicola Orlandino’s “Best Artworks of 2018” list.

Winter Wednesday presents: CLOSING NIGHT with ADAM HALL
Wednesday, August 28

The CLOSING NIGHT of WINTER WEDNESDAYS at the Sewing room featuring: ADAM HALL & THE VELVET PLAYBOYS: WELCOME BACK SHOW! Welcome back to Adam Hall and the VPs, as they come back from a sell out tour of Europe and Asia, get the dancing shoes on and let the good times roll. Let the band take you down to New Orleans for some happy music and good times.

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