This calendar attempts to cover any gigs that relate to exploratory sound and music in Perth. It includes but is not limited to Tone List events. Please submit details of experimental shows to us via info [at] tonelist [dot] com [dot] au. We'd appreciate it if you used this template for your submission. 
See the Friends page for more info on regular series' and festivals in Perth.

July 9, 7:30.

$30/$35
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Sonus Tour Finale
Freo Social

Tura presents Sonus featuring Naomi Pigram, Mark Atkins, Judith Hamann, Aviva Endean with guests Lucky Oceans and more.

Fresh from touring across the Kimberley, Sonus features Aboriginal star and singer-songwriter Naomi Pigram with Indigenous musical icon, Mark Atkins (didgeridoo, vocals, guitar), and two of Australia’s finest instrumentalists, cellist Judith Hamann and clarinettist Aviva Endean. Sonus is a meeting of cultural forces, ancient and contemporary, songs of outback Australia and newly created works for the tour.

New songs, new works and new arrangements feature in a program grown out of these creative collaborations, reflecting the Kimberley communities and landscape traveled to.
July 10, 7:30pm

$5-15
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Judith Hamann & Aviva Endean
Bar Four5Nine

Save the date for amazing solo performances by two leaders in Australian new and experimental music practice. Presented by Tura.
July 11, 7:30pm.

Donation (suggested $15)
Rookwood #4: Shoshana Rosenberg, Be Gosper & Nate Wood
St Paul's Church, Menora

Monthly series by Tone List in the rich acoustic of St Paul's, featuring extended sets of improvised and experimental music.

This month's concert features bass clarinetist and conceptual musician Shoshana Rosenberg, and violinist, electro-acoustic musician and composer Nate Wood.

Please note the space is accessible for people with disabilities, but does not have an accessible bathroom. Get in touch if you have any questions regarding access.
July 18, 7:30.

$20/$10
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Decibel 10 at 10: Women of WA New Music 2009-2019
Callaway Auditorium

Tura presents works by Kate Milligan, Annika Moses, Cissi Tsang, Olivia Davies, Erin Coates, Rachel Dease, Amber Fresh and Catherine Ashley, performed by Decibel New Music Ensemble.
July 24-26, 7:30pm.

$15
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The Lion Never Sleeps
The Blue Room Theatre & surrounds

The Lion Never Sleeps is a walking performance through the streets of Northbridge. Equipped with a listening device and headphones, three performers and an audience of 20 navigate, meander and move through spaces and places where the queer community gathered, danced, made community and fought during the AIDS crisis in the 1980s. Devised by Noemie Huttner-Koros, performed by Noemie Huttner-Koros, Evelyn Snook and Aisyah Aaqil Sumito. Sound design & composition by Josten Myburgh.
July 30, 7:30.

$15
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Tone List & Fonder pres. Glimpses
The Blue Room Theatre

Dancers and musicians from the experimental end of the spectrum meet for the first time on stage, making sense of what’s happening right along with you. With duos drawn out of hats on the night, eclectic sound and movement practices will collide in playful revelry, delving into the unknown and all its joys and confusions.

Featuring Nate Wood, Vanessa Stasiw, Jonny Burrows, Jess Fiocco, Mani Mae Gomes, Rhiana Katz, Lauren Cattellani and Jacinta Larcombe.
July 30, 7:30.

$5
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NoizeMaschin!! #97: Modular Mayhem/8th Birthday
The Perth Artifactory

Hyperuniform
Grant “Borange” Warner
Soph Kruse
Stew Bags
Hugh Frazer
Gwynneth Jones
Sebastian Nytlab
Dimity Magnus (noted cake-liker)
Jacob Gosper
August 15, 7:30pm.

Donation (suggested $15)
Rookwood #5: Gracie Smith / Ben Greene
St Paul's Church, Menora

Monthly series by Tone List in the rich acoustic of St Paul's, featuring extended sets of improvised and experimental music.

This month's concert features two solo performances by two of Perth's most exciting proponents of extended drum kit playing, Gracie Smith and Ben Greene.

Please note the space is accessible for people with disabilities, but does not have an accessible bathroom. Get in touch if you have any questions regarding access.
August 30, 8:00.

Price TBA
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GIRL (ADL) / Sonnenmasse / Corbelle / Ghost Drums
Four5Nine

Adelaide electronic duo GIRL play for the first time in Perth, playing their signature sound of retrofuturistic pop-punk. Supported by an amazing line up of local Perth electronica and experimental sound acts, Sonnenmasse, Corbelle and Ghost Drums, this night promises to be an immersive sonic adventure.
September 12, 7:30pm.

Donation (suggested $15)
Rookwood #6: Jet Kye Chong & Eljo Agenbach / Knots
St Paul's Church, Menora

Monthly series by Tone List in the rich acoustic of St Paul's, featuring extended sets of improvised and experimental music.

This month's concert features sets by outsider-free jazz trio Knots (Eduardo Cossio, Djuna Lee & Michael Caratti) and the duo of emerging new music proponents Jet Kye Chong (percussion) and Eljo Agenbach (clarinets).

Please note the space is accessible for people with disabilities, but does not have an accessible bathroom. Get in touch if you have any questions regarding access.
19th-21 September, 7:30pm.

$26/$23
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Defying Gravity performs Steve Reich's "Drumming"
WAAPA Music Auditorium (Richard Gill Auditorium)

Reich's seminal percussion work performed by WAAPA's percussion ensemble under the direction of Fiona Digney, Tim White and Aaron Logan.