Lo Carmen & Dominic Breen: The Hills Are Alive

Internationally acclaimed cult singer/songwriter and creative force Lo Carmen has traversed the world with her distinctive genre-defying slow-burning sounds. She records albums and performs as either a solo folk singer or with her rock’n’roll band featuring Sam Worrad (Holy Soul), Ken Gormly (Cruel Sea) and Cec Condon (Mess Hall). Her latest opus ‘Lovers Dreamers Fighters’, recorded with Nashville’s top session players, features a duet with Bonnie Prince Billy and garnered glowing reviews. A new album is currently underway with her longtime band.

Lo Carmen will be supported by Dominic Breen.

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For the past few years, Sydney-based songwriter and performer Dominic Breen has been captivating audiences, music industry pundits and fellow artists alike. His two acclaimed EPs (“The Lay Low” EP , and “Rattlin'”), introduced listeners to Breen’s distinctive musical world; as well as his rare gift for highly personal, observational lyrics that evoke a vivid sense of place and time. Many of these songs have been accompanied by moving videos exploring the themes covered in his songs.


“The Hills Are Alive” is a special six-part music event series dedicated to highlighting Sydney’s vibrant inner city creative culture, reinforcing our reputation as the original home of great live music and entertainment. “The Hills are Alive” features a diverse offering of emerging musical talent, showcased live at the beautiful Australian Institute of Music.

The Hills are Alive is a part of the Sydney Solstice festival. More information here.


General Admission $25 | Student $20

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