Direct from NYC, James Chance & the Contortions announce their very first Australian tour.
Best known for his work in such bands as Teenage Jesus and the Jerks, James Chance & the Contortions and James White & the Blacks as well as collaborations with Lydia Lunch and Blondie, James Chance was a key ﬁgure in the quick-flash but potent No Wave movement of the late 1970’s and early 1980’s.
He brings his sonic punch and bone-rattling kinetic rhythms to Australia January 2016 with a newly assembled Contortions featuring members of The Drones and Clairy Browne & the Bangin’ Rackettes.
James Chance & the Contortions play the Newtown Social Club on SUNDAY JANUARY 17TH (2015) with special guests HOLY BALM.Sydney Unleashed is one of Australia’s premier entertainment publications exploring the latest in lifestyle trends. From Sydney’s finest restaurants, cafes and bars to the hottest in gadgets, products, and home entertainment, Sydney Unleashed is your one-stop lifestyle platform.