POP CRIMES: The Songs of Rowland S. Howard

POP CRIMES: The Songs of Rowland S. Howard

Supported by These Immortal Souls + Mick Harvey + Brian Henry Hooper + Adalita + Hugo Race + Jeffrey Wegener & more

SAT 01 NOV @ 8:00PM

(02) 9550 3666
Concert Mode - General Admission Standing
On sale now @ The Metro Theatre & Ticketek

8pm: Doors // 8:15pm: Harry Howard & The NDE // 9pm: POP CRIMES: The Songs of Rowland S Howard

Rowland S Howard was arguably one of the most influential guitarists Australia has ever produced.

He created a sonic language of sharp, brutal intensity unheard of in this country, in bands such as The Birthday Party, Crime & the City Solution, & These Immortal Souls.

In a career spanning over 30 years, Rowland left an imprint on culture which has inspired, and continues to inspire artists & musicians across the globe.

Pop Crimes brings together original members & key collaborators from his illustrious career in a two hour+ show that will reveal the depth & brilliance that is, Rowland S. Howard.

Performed by:

  • Original Members of These Immortal Souls: Genevieve McGuckin, Harry Howard & Craig Williamson
  • Final touring band: Mick Harvey (Birthday Party band mate), Brian Henry Hooper (Beasts of Bourbon) and J.P. Shilo (Hungry Ghosts)
  • Special guests: Adalita, Hugo Race (ex Bad Seeds) and Jeffrey Wegener (The Young Charlatans)
  • Plus members from the young bands he collaborated with and helped to produce: Jonnine Standish (HTRK), Conrad Standish (The Devastations) and TJ Howden (Hungry Ghosts)