Top 10 Sydney Revelry On this week 27/12/2020
Raise a glass, then jam it in both your eyes. You don’t want to see what 2021 is going to look like.
5) Justin Bieber: Live NYE Show
What: Canadian singer-songwriter Justin Bieber is livestreaming a New Year’s Eve concert in collaboration with T-Mobile.
Why: A reminder that the decade may be over, but the consequences of its crimes will last forever.
4) Pink Martini: Good Riddance 2020
What: Little experimental orchestra, Pink Martini are livestreaming a show aptly titled ‘Good Riddance 2020’. The set was filmed in Portland in front of a Christmas tree. Though the set was pretaped, members of the band will be participating in a live chat and offering commentary.
Why: The name is apt. If you’re the kind of person that can stomach a pink martini, you’re the perfect target audience for a Christmas-themed experimental orchestra.
3) Big Something: Live from Lincoln Theatre
What: Fusing elements of rock, pop, funk, and improvisation, Big Something takes listeners on a journey through a myriad of musical styles. Experience their unique experimental fusion style in a special NYE virtual concert live from the Lincoln Theatre.
Why: Something for everyone; satisfaction for no one. There’s no better way to toast the concept of New Year’s Eve.
2) Snoop Dogg Virtual New Year’s Eve Special
What: Join Snoop Dogg and the #GoBigShow from anywhere in the world for a supersized virtual New Year’s Eve party!Experience a live performance from Snoop Dogg, live chat with Snoop’s fellow #GoBigShow judges Rosario Dawson, Jennifer Nettles, Cody Rhodes and show host Bert Kreischer, a dance party with DJ Cassidy, DJ Battlecat and Fredwreck, sword-swallowing stunts by #GoBigShow contestant Andrew Stanton, a tour of Snoop Dogg’s Compound, and surprise cameos by Snoop’s illustrious friends.
Why: The annoying man from the Menulog ads has a rap album out.
1) Beatport x Absolut NYE
What: Beatport x Absolut NYE 2020 kicks off before midnight local time in Melbourne, Australia with Carl Cox, ringing in one of the first 2021 New Year’s celebrations on the planet. From there, the world’s most ambitious New Year’s Eve party will seamlessly bounce to 15+ timezones in all, including Shanghai, New Delhi, Dubai, Odessa, Berlin, London, Saõ Paolo, Miami, Calgary and San Francisco and featuring Machina & Sekitova, RayRay, Mendy Indigo, Jixo & Danz, Nastia, Honey Dijon, BLOT!, Patrick Topping, Jaguar, BLANCah, Nicole Moudaber, Jamie Jones, Sydney Blu and TOKiMONSTA, before finishing up back in Melbourne with a closing set from Carl Cox.
Why: Pay tribute to the OG world pandemic: rave music.
5) First Sunrise of the Year feat. Hoten
What: Lucky Presents is proud to announce their first NYE boat party! Celebrate the first sunrise of the year together with music and family vibes. With wide upper and lower decks, you can enjoy both incredible views and good old tech house/techno music, featuring the infamous Hoten!
Why: The best way to experience the techno phenom that is Hoten. Far away from dry land where the rest of us live.
4) Yeah Buoy: Sunrise Boat Party
What: Blow the lid off what has been a tough year for all and kick off 2021 in style! Experience Sydney’s spectacular harbour at this New Years Day boat party! With a daytime boat and a sunset boat, both with full bars on board, there’s something for everyone! Come aboard and get your much needed party fix with DJs playing House, Disco and Techno across 2 stages on board a luxury yacht!
Why: There’s no more apt way to experience music genres that make you want to drown yourself.
3) Sacred Groove: NYE Warehouse
What: Finally, it’s time to kiss this year goodbye and welcome 2021 with outstretched arms. Sacred Groove will deliver the best possible underground music experience to you in a uniquely brilliant warehouse space to ring in the new year, featuring Wild Fox, Ludovic, Stiofan, Lycan and Montana & Trent Hadid.
Why: The person to contract the greatest number of non-COVID-related diseases wins!
2) Barcode: Welcome 2021
What: Ring in the New Year in with a bang and celebrate together at Barcode on New Year’s Eve! Enjoy free champagne as the clock strikes twelve along with incredible, over-the-top full colour laser shows, and 4 huge levels of hot throbbing studs, private areas, play areas, themed areas, and the world’s hottest international circuit DJs with no lock out!
Why: Adds a whole new meaning to the term ‘hotspot’.
1) Season X NYE Onboard
What: Season X is proud to announce their second NYE boat party! Last year was very special and this one won’t be different. Celebrate the first sunrise of the year together with music and family vibes, featuring the best of Minimal, Deep, House and Techno in a great boat with 3 floors, smoking area, full bar and amazing views of Sydney Harbour to enjoy the first sunrise of the year!
Why: Smoking is one of life’s few great pleasures left. You might as well do it surrounded by a hell of this century’s making. It really amplifies the smooth, rich flavour.