Leadbelly is an intimate live music venue that reflects the rich cultural diversity and vast creativity inherent to Sydney's Inner West. Here, we showcase a plethora of local to international acts of different artistic platforms — and as such our candle-lit bar can be transformed from a rock concert to a cabaret to an exhibition with ease, appealing to an unlimited variety of people and subcultures.
Bakoomba Powerhouse - Afro Fusion - June 9
Rebecca Barnard & Jodi Phillis – June 14
Venue closes at 1AM
One reviewer recently wrote ‘Daniel Champagne exudes a natural ease on stage, as he sings poignant lyrics and beautifully crafted melodies that invariably whisk the heart up with grand romanticism. Coupled with an exhilarating guitar talent that transcends mere acoustic playing to replicate a whole band, Champagne is just magical’ – (themusic.com.au)
The story goes that the young Australian singer, songwriter and one-of-a-kind guitar virtuoso first picked up his instrument of choice as a five-year-old following in the footsteps of a musical father. He began writing songs at 12, training classically throughout his teens and performing solo wherever he could, honing his craft and developing what would become the dynamite live show that he is.