Gigs guide – 289

Friday 19th August
Darryl Beaton and the D1 Cartel

Powerful, poetic lyrics and musical genius is a dangerous combo. Darryl Beaton has all that in spades. Mixing funk, soul, jazz, gospel, reggae, Latin and rock, there is something for all tastes.

Camelot Lounge, $25


Friday 26th August
Arrested Development

Twenty years on, this hip-hop collective is still wowing crowds with their unique lyrics and messages of hope. Fresh from the States, the night promises all your favourite anthemic hits. (pictured top)

Enmore Theatre, $78


Thursday 1st September

Triple J Unearthed graduates and beer-drinking maniacs, Skegss are being touted as one of Australia’s best up-and-coming bands. They have just returned from an international tour, with multiple sold-out shows and packed festival slots, and now it’s our turn!

Newtown Social Club, $15