Time Out Melbourne

This event has finished

Swans emerged from the New York 'No Wave' underground movement in the 1980s and have since produced 12 studio albums. Never has the body – and its functions – been so thoroughly dissected by a group; and all to the relentless grinding of industrial loops, bowel-bothering bass lines and a drum kit assembled from scrap metal.

The band took a break from music in 1997 and later reformed at the instigation of their frontman Michael Gira in 2010. Swans will be touring for All Tomorrow's Parties to promote their new album The Steer, which follows on from the 2010's, My Father Will Guide Me Up a Rope to the Sky. Their gig at the Corner will be their only sideshow.

Swans video

Swans details

Address
57 Swan St, Richmond 3121

Telephone 03 9427 9198

Transport
Nearby Stations: Richmond; East Richmond

Date Fri 15 Feb 2013

Open 8.30pm

The Corner Hotel map

Report a problem with this page

Restaurants and bars nearby

Richmond Club Hotel

110m - Get in early to snag one of the rooftop booths to watch the sun set over the...

The Precinct Hotel

135m - Established in 1926 The Precinct Hotel is a family owned pub that is known...

Booktalk Café

179m - Pop into this homely book café in Richmond for great deals on new and...

More restaurants and bars nearby

Other venues nearby

Dairing Studio

120m - Knitwear and jewellery artisan Teresa Dair's studio.

Chappelli Cycles

171m - Tom Davies and Pablo Chappelli have worked an old Richmond bra factory into...

Inspire9

176m - This collaborative office space located in one of Richmond's oldest...

More venues nearby

You might also like

Best dishes

Best dishes

The very best things we put in our mouths this month

Readers' comments, reviews, hints and pictures

Community guidelines

blog comments powered by Disqus