Blair Dunlop To Return To Australia 2018


Blair Dunlop, the award-winning British singer, songwriter and guitarist returns to Australia in 2018. Blair will be performing headline shows in Sydney and Cronulla and will feature at this years Blue Mountains Music Festival. Blair will also perform at Modern Folk! From Britain at the Thornbury Theatre Melbourne with fellow UK artists Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker direct from their performance at Port Fairy Folk Festival

Dunlop scooped the prestigious Horizon Award at the 2013 BBC Radio 2 Folk AwardsRichard Thompson was so impressed with Dunlop that he gave him a previously unrecorded composition – ‘Seven Brothers’ – for inclusion on his debut.

Dunlop has recently been in the studio with producer and collaborator Ed Harcourt (Sophie Ellis Bextor, Paloma Faith, Marianne Faithfull, the Libertines) working on his new album, scheduled for release in early 2018.


Friday March 9 – Sun 11th March 11 – Port Fairy Folk Festival

Wednesday March 14 – The Thornbury Theatre Melbourne

Friday March 16 – Sunday March 18 – Blue Mountains Music Festiva

Wednesday March 21 –  LeadBelly, Sydney

Thursday March 23 – The Brass Monkey, Cronulla

Brian Wise

Brian Wise was the Editor of Addicted To Noise‘s Australian site from 1997 – 2002. The site won two ONYA Awards as Best Online Music Magazine in 1999 & 2000. He has also been Editor since its reincarnation in 2013. He also presents the weekly music interview program Off The Record on 102.7 Triple R-FM ( in Melbourne. It is networked to 45+ stations across Australia on the Community Radio Network and is a four-time winner of the Best Music Program Award from the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia. In 2012, it was nominated as a finalist in the Excellence in Music Programming category. Brian was also the Founding Editor & Publisher of Rhythms Magazine and is now its Senior Contributing Editor.

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