The Leadbelly is the young revamped live music venue built on the old Vanguard space in Newtown. The performances as the focal point of the space coupled with a Southern-US styled food menu will leave you satisfied for the weekend.

42 King St
Newtown, NSW 2042

Phone: (02) 9557 7992
External URL: Leadbelly

Upcoming Gigs Date and Time
Ramblin’ Nights Feat: Freya Josephine Hollick 15th of February 2018, 06:00pm
Never Ending 80’s – Party Like its 1989 16th of February 2018, 06:00pm
Lloyd Spiegel & Charlie A’Court 22nd of February 2018, 07:00pm
Honcho Disko 24th of February 2018, 06:00pm
The Eskies 1st of March 2018, 06:00pm
Woodes 2nd of March 2018, 06:00pm
Damien Leith 3rd of March 2018, 06:00pm
Damien Leith 3rd of March 2018, 06:00pm
Eugene Hideaway Bridges 9th of March 2018, 06:00pm
White Tree Band 20th of March 2018, 06:00pm
Blair Dunlop 21st of March 2018, 06:00pm
Ramblin’ Nights 22nd of March 2018, 06:00pm
Mental as Anything 23rd of March 2018, 06:00pm
Steve Poltz 24th of March 2018, 06:00pm
Elephant Session 28th of March 2018, 06:00pm
The Good Lovelies 5th of April 2018, 06:00pm
Fire & Rain – The James Taylor Songbook 19th of April 2018, 06:00pm
Adam Eckersley & Brooke McClymont 27th of April 2018, 06:00pm

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