NEWS: Heartbreaker Sessions Easter Special
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NEWS: Heartbreaker Sessions Easter Special

Heartbreaker Sessions returns to the bricked walls and sky-high shimmering stage of Freda’s for an Easter Special. Myself and Daz will be on the decks spinning classic and deep-cut country tunes all evening while The Sweet Jelly Rolls and Whiskey Jeff help kick off the long weekend with some fine live music. From 6PM and it’s … Continue reading

HEARTBREAKER SESSIONS: Dan Parsons, Jason Walker @ Freda’s November 1st
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HEARTBREAKER SESSIONS: Dan Parsons, Jason Walker @ Freda’s November 1st

To kick off November we have two impressive songwriters who approach country music from equally interesting perspectives. Dan Parsons has a smooth-sailing West Coast country folk vibe built around songwriting that is often much darker in subject matter than the music may at first suggest while Jason Walker is a rootsier singer, guitarist and songwriter who is … Continue reading

LIVE NEWS: Heartbreaker Sessions feat. Leo Rondeau & Skyscraper Stan
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LIVE NEWS: Heartbreaker Sessions feat. Leo Rondeau & Skyscraper Stan

Heartbreaker Sessions​ rolls around again this Sunday night in Sydney and Darren and I continue to bring you a fine selection of live performances, Americana DJs coupled with the great food, drinks and relaxed vibe of Freda’s​. This week we have two special international guests. This will be your last chance to see Leo Rondeau​ … Continue reading

NEWS: Heartbreaker Sessions: Jep and Dep (single launch), Leah Flanagan
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NEWS: Heartbreaker Sessions: Jep and Dep (single launch), Leah Flanagan

Heartbreaker Sessions rolls around again this weekend and it’s an evening that continues to gather great momentum with its reputation for great live performances, food, drinks and some of your favourite country and folk music tunes via the DJ booth. This Sunday (it’s a long weekend!) we’ve got Jep and Dep launching their new single ‘Cut All … Continue reading

NEWS: Heartbreaker Sessions #3 feat. Darren Cross and William Crighton
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NEWS: Heartbreaker Sessions #3 feat. Darren Cross and William Crighton

Heartbreaker Sessions has been building nicely over the first two evenings and this weekend (Sunday, Sept 6th) should be another great evening of live performance, DJs, craft beer and food. LIVE PERFORMANCES Darren Cross needs little introduction with 20+ years in the Australian music scene from his early days in Gerling though to his current … Continue reading

NEWS: Heartbreaker Sessions announce 2nd show line-up
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NEWS: Heartbreaker Sessions announce 2nd show line-up

The opening night of Heartbreaker Sessions at Freda’s in Chippendale, NSW was a resounding success, thanks to the efforts of the staff, Caitlin Harnett and Brielle Davis and those who attended. If you don’t know, the evening is a new fortnightly alt. country, folk and blues night curated by myself (PTW editor Chris Familton) and … Continue reading

NEWS: Heartbreaker Sessions Opening Night Line-up
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NEWS: Heartbreaker Sessions Opening Night Line-up

Heartbreaker Sessions, the new fortnightly alt. country evening at Freda’s in Chippendale that myself (Chris – PTW editor) and Daz are curating, will kick off with two of our favourite Sydney singer/songwriters in Caitlin Harnett and Brielle Davis (Not Good With Horses). Join us on Sunday August 9th from 6PM. It’s free and we’ll also … Continue reading

NEWS: New Americana Night Announced for Sydney
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NEWS: New Americana Night Announced for Sydney

Yours truly (Chris – PTW editor) and the mysterious shadowy figure known as Daz have joined forces to introduce a new regular evening of live alt. country, folk and blues music to Sydney. From early August Heartbreaker Sessions will take place fortnightly on Sunday evenings at Freda’s in Chippendale. Nice and handy to Central Station we’ll … Continue reading