Almanac Music: Update from Wantok Musik



TIO (Vanuatu) tours Australia and NZ


One of Melanesia’s finest singer-songwriters is coming to Australia and NZ, visiting towns right through QLD, NSW and Victoria. Songlines Magazine (UK) describes Tio’s music as “totally authentic, very contemporary and absolutely gorgeous.”


Don’t miss this chance to see one of the up and coming voices of our region.


Tickets and more about Tio at:


Tickets Here!

Uncle Frank Yamma tickets selling fast



Uncle Frank is touring widely over the next few months and tickets are selling fast!


Get your tickets now for Adelaide and Canberra shows.

Melbourne fans– if you missed out, you have another chance! Frank is performing as part of the vibrant Wantok Sing Sing at Memo Hall, St Kilda, alongside George Telek, Tio, Radical Son and many more wonderful artists from First Nations Australia and the Pacific. This will be a night you don’t want to miss! Tickets here.


Frank Yamma tickets

Wantok Sing Sing March 7



In Melbourne for one night only, on the way to WOMADelaide, Wantok’s Sing Sing will be a night like no other.
SingSing is a tok pidgin word from Papua New Guinea meaning a large musical gathering, a celebration in song and dance, a music party. The concert presents 14 of the finest musicians from Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Australia featuring Pitjantjatjara elder Uncle Frank Yamma and PNG music legend Sir George Telek. The musicians each share songs and stories from their culture and language, accompanying each other and collaborating to find new levels of connection, under the artist direction of David Bridie.


Memo Music Hall, St Kilda, March 7!


Tickets here

Abebe – Butterfly Song at

Antenna Film Fest


Abebe – Butterfly Song, a moving documentary about the decades-long friendship between PNG music legend Sir George Telek and David Bridie, will screen at the Antenna Documentary Film Festival in Sydney this February.


More information here.


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