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You Am I are without doubt one of Australia’s all-time essential rock n’ roll bands.
Latest Release: “All Onboard” – December 2017. A live album recorded in venues across Australia over 10 shows on their co-headline tour with Hoodoo Gurus.
Upcoming Show: 11 September 2019 at The Grand Social, Dublin.
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Hastings you were delightful! What a way to spend a Saturday! And thanks to the Under The Southern Stars guys and gals for a great event. Our summer tour rolls on with shows this week in VIC and QLD. 17th – Matthew Flinders Hotel, Chadstone. 18th – Australian Open, Melbourne. 19th – Broadwater Parklands, Gold Coast. 20th – Sunshine Coast Stadium, Sunshine Coast. Tix in the Profile.
More than two decades on from their first album release, You Am I have not only had one of the longest and most successful recording careers in Australia but are also, without doubt, one of our most loved live bands.
Featuring guitarist and vocalist Tim Rogers along with bandmates Russell Hopkinson on drums, Andy Kent on Bass, and (since 1999) Davey Lane on guitar, You Am I have released Ten studio albums to date. Their last studio album was 2015 critically acclaimed “Porridge & Hot Sauce” release.
If you like: Magic Dirt, Machine Gun Fellatio, Custard, Jebediah, The Cruel Sea, The Superjesus, Something for Kate, Regurgitator.
Listen to… ‘Berlin Chair’
Watch… ‘Adam’s Ribs’
- Pitchfork: ‘Deliverance’ Album Review. Here.
- The Best Britpop Albums… That Aren’t British. Here.
- Junkee -The History Of You Am I In 15 Essential Tracks. Here
- The band have won a total of Ten ARIA Awards including Album of the year, Best Group, and Best Independent Release.
You Am I will play a live show at The Grand Social on 11 September 2019.