Freda’s is an award-winning bar showcasing Sydney’s best emerging musicians, DJs and artists, as well as cutting-edge interstate and international...
Freda's x Vivid Sydney
107-109 Regent St
Freda’s is an award-winning bar showcasing Sydney’s best emerging musicians, DJs and artists, as well as cutting-edge interstate and international performers.
Set in a 100-year-old warehouse space near Central station in Chippendale, it has established itself as one of the pre-eminent small performance spaces in the country. Taking in everything from underground dance music to all-star tribute nights with a twist, you can always expect the unexpected.
Now in it's third year of Vivid Sydney programming, expect to see some of the best left of centre music on offer during the festival period. Featuring the likes of perennial Melbourne party starters Wax O Paradiso, a live label showcase from Ken Oath Records, taking in their roster of Aus-ambient-house producers, a very special markets/party from next gen hair salon Extra Silky, a Vogue era tribute to Madonna, and a huge 4th birthday bash for one of Sydneys best partys Vibe Positive, amongst much much more.
Ken Oath Records Showcase – May 25
With Scraps (Live/Brisbane), Midnight Tenderness (Melbourne), Angophora (Live), Lauren Hansom and Ken Oath Soundsystem. Ken Oath Records is an Australian specific record label based in Sydney. The collective is hosting a special event showcasing their artists through live performance and DJ sets.
Vogue - A Live Tribute to Madonna w. Freda’s house band, Retrosweat and special guests – May 26
A live Madonna showcase performed by Freda’s house band and featuring dance and vocals by '80s aerobic powerhouses Retrosweat, Vogueing and some special guests.
Extra Silky - Market By Day / Party By Night – June 10
Extra Silky is always pushing the boundaries of having fun in its hair salon to the stars! The fun is extending to Freda’s for a fashion market by day, party by night extravaganza.
Pure Space Presents Aurora w. Privacy, Escape Artist & Andy Garvey – June 15
Tune in + space out. An inter-dimensional dance trip provided by FBI Radio’s favourite experimental dance music show. Visual installation by Sophie Penkethman-Young, audio curated by Andy Garvey.
Vibe Positive 4th Birthday - Day/Night Party – June 16
Vibe Positive returns with their annual day/night party. A 12-hour trip through visual and aural delight featuring: music, performance and decor curated by Bobby Vibe Positive.
Venue closes at 2AM