Hear Footscray #2
Hear Footscray is FCAC’s seasonal music series providing a platform for local artists in Melbourne’s west.
For our autumn edition, we’re bringing the party indoors! Our iconic Performance Space and Foyer will be hosting a late night session stretching from soul, funk to jazz and hip hop. Check out the line-up below.
WHEN: Saturday 13 April, 8pm - 1am
VENUE: FCAC Performance Space
Full line up:
Playing in Melbourne for the second time ever, MELODOWNZ aka Bronson Price is a hip-hop artist from Avondale, West Auckland, New Zealand. MELODOWNZ’s diverse style travels from hip-hop, reggae, G-funk and soul all accompanied by his punchy lyrics and smooth unique and catchy melodies.
LANEOUS (with live band)
Laneous is a world-class guitarist, vocalist, composer and visual artist. After selling out the Melbourne launch of the debut single, Laneous was invited to headline Gilles Peterson’s Worldwide FM x Northside Records live Melbourne broadcast. Set for release via Soul Has No Tempo, Laneous’ solo debut record 'Monstera Deliciosa' drops May 10th.
South African born Melbourne-based vocalist Rara Zulu is raw and vulnerable. Her sound, influenced by soul/R’nB/hip-hop is brought to life by a band made up of some of Melbourne’s finest musicians and her closest friends. Currently working with bands such as Elle Shimada, 30/70, Messy Mammals and Rat Child, Rara’s sole project stands out as one of the pioneers of a fresh sound.
Good Luck Omen
Good Luck Omen is comprised of honey dipped vocalist Kalala and guitar virtuoso Diego Villalta. The Melbourne duo brings a lustrous melding of potent soul, jazz and refined RnB originals. Formed in late 2018, the two have already established a sound that truly demands to be experienced live.
DJ Lady Erica
For over a quarter of a century Lady Erica has played a pivotal role in Australia’s underground dance music scene. Lady Erica can be heard playing anything from UK Garage, UK Bass, Grime, Dubstep, Disco, US House, Acid House, Rave & Hardcore, Jungle, Funk, Reggae, Lovers and Dub.