Poetry Open Mic Special at Sappho

Sappho Books, Cafe & Bar 51 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe, New South Wales

Since we know how much poets are missing the stage, we're hosting a special poetry open mic night at the Sappho Bar! The famous Sappho Poetry Nights will be back in June, but in the meantime join us and local poet Lou Steer for a night of fun and verse! Sign-up opens from 6:30pm on […]

Robert Clancy Trio

Sappho Books, Cafe & Bar 51 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe, New South Wales

Robert's first teacher was Jose Luis Gonzalez who after 3 years, at the age of 10, took him to play for Andres Segovia in Sydney in 1964. Many years later at the University of Sydney with special encouragement from Winsome Evans he turned to the lute. After graduating with B.Mus, he took up a two […]

Rev. Dr. Capt.

Sappho Books, Cafe & Bar 51 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe, New South Wales

Rev. Dr. Capt. is the alias of Steve Broughton, a seasoned veteran of the Sydney live music scene. For this solo acoustic set, Steve draws on his varied adventures to create an evocative musical journey. Expect some upbeat 80s alternative classics reimagined for the acoustic guitar, plus some of Steve’s originals which portray his warm […]

The Whether

Sappho Books, Cafe & Bar 51 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe, New South Wales

Lauren and Bella are regulars at Sappho and seem to bring the rain every time they perform, inspiring the title: "The Whether". Their resonant vocals and dynamic harmonies are a testament to their close long-spanning friendship and this year they are coming in hot with new originals and unique covers of old classics. Entry is […]

CANCELLED | Rev. Dr. Capt.

Sappho Books, Cafe & Bar 51 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe, New South Wales

*Unfortunately this event has been cancelled and the bar will be closed due to staff illness, sorry!* Rev. Dr. Capt. is the alias of Steve Broughton, a seasoned veteran of the Sydney live music scene. For this solo acoustic set, Steve draws on his varied adventures to create an evocative musical journey. Expect some upbeat […]

The Moonbeam Duo

Sappho Books, Cafe & Bar 51 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe, New South Wales

Ally and Reuben bring sophistication to popular songs from the last hundred years. Ally's warm vocal tone soars over Reuben's guitar work, breathing new life into classic jazz standards and contemporary bangers. Check them out here: https://www.instagram.com/moonbeam.duo/ Entry is FREE and the bar will be open from 6pm serving drinks.

AVANT GAGA #52: Baskan, Morgan, Robinson-Shaw, Powell and Webb

Sappho Books, Cafe & Bar 51 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe, New South Wales

The Poetry Night at Sappho Books is back with AVANT GAGA #52! With guest poets Ender Baskan, Gareth Morgan, Ursula Robinson-Shaw, Nicholas Powell and Toyah Webb, plus an open mic section. 7pm in the courtyard at Sappho Books Cafe & Wine Bar. Food and drink available at the bar. Sign up for open mic happens […]

Molli

Sappho Books, Cafe & Bar 51 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe, New South Wales

Molli is a singer-songwriter based in Sydney. Envoking deep emotions of angst and despair through her heartbreaking & melancholic lyrics and melodies, Molli uses the genre of Dreampop to emphasize the importance of mental health awareness.  Check her out on SoundCloud, Instagram and Facebook.  Entry is FREE and the bar will be open from 6pm […]

The Nightcaps

Sappho Books, Cafe & Bar 51 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe, New South Wales

The Nightcaps have been tapping toes and swinging hips in Sydney’s cafes and bars for the last 10 years. Appearing in various iterations, from a rambling raucous seven piece playing old cartoon mashups to a quartet playing jazz and baroque music, it’s fair to say The Nightcaps have eclectic tastes. Now just a two piece […]

June Sappho Open Stage

Sappho Books, Cafe & Bar 51 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe, New South Wales

Better late than never, it's another month, another Open Stage! The Open Stage night is held on the third Tuesday of every month (except January) at the Sappho Bar. There are ten 8-minute open-performance slots available (though we often have room for more!). We encourage all sorts of performers to take part in our Open […]

Emad Younan

Sappho Books, Cafe & Bar 51 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe, New South Wales

A unique storyteller, Emad plays the songs of his brother Jesse Younan, and truly inspired covers. His debut EP, ‘Because Everything Changes’, emotively traces his life and experiences through folk/pop songs. Emad touched the hearts of the nation during The Voice when he performed a song written by his late brother. Entry is FREE and […]

Lucie Tiger

Sappho Books, Cafe & Bar 51 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe, New South Wales

Wandering songstress Lucie Tiger is the embodiment of a Southern infused, Country Rock singer/songwriter, coloured with a hefty dose of good old Americana charm. While 2020 has put a temporary pause to her road tripping, the singer/songwriter has wasted no time with a single due this February 26 ‘Found My Home’. The song is a […]