The Basement Sydney

About The Basement Sydney

The Basement is the oldest licensed music venue in Sydney, and a true international icon.

Amidst an atmosphere of pub rock and cover venues, a 120 capacity basement in downtown Sydney opened it’s doors on May 10 1972 and fast became a benchmark club for contemporary music – adored by artists and audiences a like.

Primarily a jazz venue, The Basement played host to Galapagos Duck, Vince Jones and Dizzy Gillespie amongst others and when it’s popularity reached critical mass, the club expanded ...

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7 Macquarie Place

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