Sugar Mountain Festival

Posted 21 Jan 2013 @ 1:53pm

In conjunction with Sugar Mountain Festival, the Shadow Electric cinema will host a selection of films dedicated to local independent and experimental music.


Film features include Mikey Leonard’s new film Tears in the Cock, and Ross Vaughan’s criticism of school in Fuck You, Art School. Becky Harkins-Cross will host a panel discussion with directors of the featured films to...

Posted 3 Nov 2012 @ 11:18am

Hunx And His Punx will tour Australia early next year alongside their appearance at Sugar Mountain.


The world's foremost “girl group” fronted by a flamboyant gay male, Hunx and His Punx is the brainchild of the homoerotic charmer Hunx, aka Seth Bogart. They will be performing their unique brand of gender bending, feminine friendly pop at Melbourne's Sugar Mountain Festival on...

Posted 29 Jan 2012 @ 5:20pm

The psychedelic pioneers will treat Melbourne fans to an encore tomorrow evening.


After wowing Melbourne audiences at the 2012 Sugar Mountain Festival, Sun Araw and Prince Rama have spent the past fortnight on a whirlwind tour around the nation, which will conclude tomorrow night with a secret performance. They'll be joined by local stalwart The Townhouses. It all kicks off at...

Posted 24 Jan 2012 @ 12:31pm


Peering out from side of stage, there was a sea of faces gazed upon John Maus as he took to The Forum main stage – some bemused, some perplexed, few nodding along. Opposed to the intimate enclosure of The Corner on the night previous, it felt as though we were witnessing King Kong tear through a run of retro-tinted pop numbers. Soaking himself with water and sweat,...

Posted 9 Dec 2011 @ 10:43am

We're all looking forward to Sugar Mountain Festival, aren't we? Well, to compliment the main event that is to be held at the Forum Theatre on Saturday January 14, eight inspiring satellite events presented by a group of forward thinking contemporary artists will be presented throughout the event – spanning from film screenings, exhibitions and art installations. 



Posted 8 Sep 2011 @ 3:33pm

There's nothing more our city loves than a good festival! Sugar Mountain, Australia's newest music and arts festival, will return to Melbourne in January 2012.


Held over multiple days, with the main event taking place at The Forum Theatre, the festival will utilise some of Melbourne's most prominent locations to showcase a marvellous array of local and international talent....

Posted 21 Jun 2011 @ 10:51am

You know this whole music festival business is getting out of hand when a singular, lowly autumn weekend in Victoria plays host to more than a couple of big name-baiting musical jamborees. Though the inaugural Sugar Mountain Festival and the well-established Cherry Rock take place less than half a day and half a block from each other, the two sit well and truly at polar opposite ends of the...

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