The Bald Faced Stag

The Bald Faced Stag is a history-rich entertainment venue located in Leichhardt in the heart of Sydney’s inner west. Enjoy a variety of entertainment including international and local gigs of metal to punk and everything in between.

345 Parramatta Rd
Leichhardt, NSW 2040

Phone: (02) 9560 7188
External URL: The Bald Faced Stag

Upcoming Gigs Date and Time
Backyard Barby – Australia Day @ the Stag 26th of January 2018, 12:00pm
Mark Lucas & the Dead Setters 6th of February 2018, 07:00pm
Blood, Sweat and Beers 10th of March 2018, 07:00pm
Blood Oath Festival 2018 12th of March 2018, 12:00pm
The Creepshow 27th of April 2018, 07:00pm
PAIN – Coming Home Tour 2018 26th of May 2018, 07:00pm

Dream On Dreamer @ The Bald Faced Stag

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The members of the Dillinger Escape Plan in front of a wall

Infinity calculated: The Dillinger Escape Plan, at the end of everything

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The Peep Tempel are like no other band in Australia

Back in 2011, the wheels fell off The Peep Tempel.


Scabz are the best live band you’re likely to see this year

The past year has been one of sonic growth, milestone gigs and manky thumbs for Scabz, Newtown’s self-proclaimed shittiest band...

Meet Bala, Spain’s two-piece punk stars who are ready to tear into your flesh

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Five Things with Jorjee from Creo


Five Things with Rhys Daniel Weeks from Sevsons


Memorial For Leif “Snake Sixx” Gregory Announced

The Sydney metal star past away December last year.

Meet Lagerstein, The Pirate Metal Band Dedicated To Rum And Good Times

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The Front Bottoms: Doing It For The Kids In The Pit

It was almost ten years ago that two school friends in the midwest of New Jersey began toying around with...

Lagerfest Is Bringing Beers, Bands And Pirates To Sydney Again This Year

Beer lovers and wannabe pirates alike, gather round.

Stick To Your Guns: ‘Music Belongs To Everyone’

“Music belongs to everyone,” says Stick To Your Guns lead singer Jesse Barnett.

Justin Nichol Tribute Festival Celebrates Sydney Promoter’s Career

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Razor Blade Fest Reveals 2016 Sydney Lineup

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Speedball Announce Trans-Tasman Tour

The 18-date tour celebrates the first anniversary of 2015’sBack From The Dead EP, with new music set to follow in...


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The Dead Love @ Bald Faced Stag

Reviewed on Friday September 16 It’s rare that you go to a show and find yourself wishing the main support...

Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes Announce 2016 Australia Tour

After releasing a track from his new album coming soon, Frank Carter is back to spark up the punk rock...

Black Tusk

‘Swamp metal’ is a term you have to be comfortable with if your band is to wear it with style.

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