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The Vampires

October 17 - December 3


February 2024



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The Vampires

Nightjar Album Launch Tour


Get ready to be spellbound by The Vampires’ captivating melodies in a mesmerizing performance

Experience an electrifying evening with The Vampires, a band that has taken the global music scene by storm.

Renowned for their unique sound and captivating style, they have been hailed as “phenomenal” by Downbeat and celebrated for their “seductive genre hopping creativity” by The Guardian UK.

With seven critically acclaimed albums under their belt, including the ARIA-nominated masterpiece “The Vampires Meet Lionel Loueke” and “Pacifica” this instrumental powerhouse has shattered boundaries and carved their own sound.

Now, The Vampires have joined forces with the legendary pianist and keyboard player Chris Abrahams, of The Necks, for their latest release, “Nightjar.” This collaboration adds a new dimension to their already captivating compositions, infusing them with an expansive and scintillating energy.

Prepare to be swept away by the mesmerizing melodies, flawless harmonies, and intriguing twists and turns of The Vampires’ music. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to hear their enchanting live performance, where each hypnotic groove unfolds into an irresistible and unforgettable journey.

Jeremy Rose | tenor saxophone
Nick Garbett | trumpet
Noel Mason | bass
Alex Masso | drums
Chris Abrahams | keyboards* 

*Chris is performing in Sydney, Wollongong, Bermagui and Canberra only.

Tour dates

Tue, Oct


NIMA, Newcastle
Awabakal Country

thur, octG


Camalot Lounge,

Gadigal Country

Fri, oct


The Music Lounge, Wollongong
Dharawal Country

sat, oct


Four Winds, Bermagui
Djiringanj Country

Thur, oct


It’s still a secret,

Sat, oct


Island Vibes, Stradbroke Island
Minjerribah Country

Sun, oct


The Playhouse Theatre, Armidale
Nganyaywana Country

fr, Nov


Weaselstock Festival, The Buddawangs
Wandandian Country

Sat & Sun, Nov

4 – 5

Perth Int’l Jazz Fest
Boorlo Country 

Sat, Nov


Hydro Majestic Hotel, Katoomba
dharug Country 

thur, nov


the jazz lab, melbourne
Kulin Nation

fri, dec


palais theatre, franklin
Palawa Country

Sat, dec


Mona – Museum of Old and New Art
Palawa Country 

sun, dec


Adventure Bay Hall, Bruny Island
Lunawanna-allonah Country

SIMA has researched traditional place names using local councils’ websites and venue information. If you have more accurate place names, we welcome corrections.

This tour is made possible by SIMA’s Regional Touring Program, with support from the Australia Council for the Arts and Create NSW.