June Open Stage

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

It's not all doom and gloom, we'll be back in June! 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 […]

Rod Coote & Berlyn

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

Based in the coastal city of Newcastle, singer-songwriter Rod Coote blends acoustic sounds drawn from indie-fall artists such as Bon Iver and Ben Howard with catchy pop-like melodies, creating his own dreamy coastal folk-pop sound that his fans have naturally embraced. Rod’s music career is only going up with new music scheduled for release throughout […]

Sparks in the Fog

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

Chrisp Orters’ music evolves, it’s looking around, it’s interested in stuff that matters to him. Prepare for a journey of the human condition in monoscape narratives. Fleur Wiber has started turning up the volume in her new alt country-ish three piece band but for this night she will be her dreamy lo-fi self. If you […]

Lucie Tiger

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

The open road is where adventure meets spontaneity. It’s about endless stretches of two-lane blacktops and a brand new feeling around every corner. It’s where the stereo is turned up, the windows are rolled down and songs that don’t have you playing drums on the steering wheel are left by the wayside. Lucie Tiger is […]

Mark Lucas

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

Australian roots music, it’s a sense of place. In singer-songwriter Mark Lucas' world you’ll encounter ghosts of the past & yearning spirits of the present, making themselves known in a variety of familiar locales, together with a motley cast of misfits & dreamers who could fit in just about anywhere there’s people & stories to […]

CANCELLED | Top Songwriters Sessions

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

The Top Songwriter Series is a monthly event put on by 2120 Music Management. It brings together some of the best songwriters Sydney has to offer for your enjoyment. We are lucky to have Americana artist Lucie Tiger hosting - Lucie Tiger calls her style of music 'Roadtrip Americana', music to listen to when you're […]

CANCELLED | 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 […]

CANCELLED | Colorado Inc

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

Heath Jensen is joined by Josh Precious and Jason banks for a night of Originals and Covers. Colorado Inc. is an edgy, intimate, blues, alternative, folk, edgy sound. Entry is FREE and the bar will be open from 6pm serving food and drinks.

CANCELLED | 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 | Divinia Jean

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

Divinia Jean is a one woman band from Western Sydney sharing her passion with the world. Using live-looping techniques, she layers guitar, percussion, and vocal harmonies to create her unique jazz-infused folk sound. Up close and personal, Reflection is an intimate look into the stories behind her original songs, bringing them to life alongside vibrant […]

CANCELLED | Anna Thérèse

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

Anna Thérèse doesn’t get out much, but when she does, she makes an impression. This bookish singer-songwriter harnesses her introspective bent and Celtic folk roots to craft songs as unique as the genre is old. Simple, stripped-back guitar arrangements make room for expansive, meandering melodies, whose delicate delivery will be sure to charm and disarm, […]

Boy and Bucket

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

Boy and Bucket is an indie-acoustic, singer-songwriter duo based in Sydney comprised of non-binary PoC Malaika Green (Boy), and nerdy tall boy Guy Segev (Bucket). With their hearts of gold and lush vocal harmonies, the two released their debut project Songs To Stay Inside To late last year. It was the first isolation-inspired project to […]