“What Lachlan Bryan does is write some of the most insightful, poignant and heartfelt songs you'll hear this or any other year” - Stuart Coupe, — Best-selling Author of Paul Kelly: The Man, The Music and The Life In-Between
Lachlan Bryan & The Wildes play their first ever full band George Lane show. Lachlan and the band have been writing, recording and playing live beautiful alt-country for some years. The group recived high praise for their debut album ‘Ballad of a Young Married Man’ before disbanding and then reforming in 2013 under the name Lachlan Bryan and The Wildes. The band went on the release the album ‘Black Coffee’ that year with the album winning the group their first Golden Guitar award and Music Victoria awards.
Their critically acclaimed album ‘Nearest Misses (Live)’ was released in April 2021, reaching #1 on the ARIA charts. They then went on to release ‘As Long As It’s Not Us’ in September 2021. Along with topping the charts, the band received rave reviews both here and abroad. Americana UK said “Though distinctly radio-friendly, ‘As Long As It’s Not Us’ contains a depth that gives the hooks and licks a beguiling sustenance”, the album scored 8/10 in the UK’s Maverick Magazine and Sunburnt Country compared it to “an Arthur Streeton painting, an act of love and the best document of these times you could ask”.