“This year’s applicants for EMC Play proved once again that the electronic scene in Australia is one of the healthiest in the world. There was a heap of talent to cherry pick from and the final make up showcases a snapshot of the diverse sounds local artists are making – from glitchy art pop to progressive club vibes, all with electronic music at their core. There’s acts on here that are on the cusp of big things while others are true wildcards. I think it’s fair to say that this years lineup represents next generation of Australian acts; coming together for two intimate nights before they’re headlining their own bills in the near future! ” DAVE RUBY HOWE
The Lansdowne Hotel was opened in 1932, and was quickly filled with ratbags, miscreants, tear-aways, hoods, scum-bags, thieves, bent cops and others of similar persuasion.
Its place in the history of Sydney music was destined to be a wrapped up in 2015 with its closure. However, two idiot friends with a passion for music and taking risks thought the old girl had a few tricks to pull yet.
EMC is the leading electronic music industry event in the Asia Pacific region. Held in Sydney, it is a pivotal, annual destination event for Australian and international creative professionals, curators and tastemakers, and those that are passionate about electronic music business and culture.