For the first time live, Cian Bennet and his new incredibly talented nine-piece band will be performing live his new album 'Wanderer', With the amazing Freddie Jones and Holly McNamara supporting!
Cian Bennet is a musician and songwriter from Melbourne’s outer suburbs, After years of playing trumpet in local outfit The Sunken Sea, Cian set off on his first solo venture. The project tackles life’s many existential struggles, and the deeply personal experiences that follow the fallout of a long-term relationship. Born into a family of musicians, Cian was exposed to a wide variety of music, including the folk stylings of Sufjan Stevens and Fleet Foxes.
Freddie Jones is a Folk/Punk band from Melbourne. Comprised of Rosie Eve & Githmi Wettasinghe, the two have been making music together for five years as the acoustic duo Rosie & Githmi, but released their debut EP as FREDDIE JONES. Their songs comprise of melancholy lyricism accompanied with upbeat melodies.
Based between Melbourne and Castlemaine, Holly McNamara draws dark folk and art-pop influences into wordy lyricism, traversing landscapes of grief, growth and overthinking. She cements her sound in sparse mandolin, guitar and rich vocal arrangements.