Missed out on tickets to SITG? Or just can’t be bothered to battle the 18 hour drive up to Byron Bay? What ever your reason may be for missing the festival, you can still get a slice of the SITG action sans tent pegs, gumboots and over-priced beer.
A Pure Pop courtyard session on a summer’s afternoon is to music lovers what the cheesy grin of the Luna Park monster is to children: nirvana. A fully licensed record store complete with courtyard performance space and bar, this is the type of joint where you’re just as likely to catch Tim Rogers howling from the open-air stage as fixed to a cushion-topped beer keg in the crowd. A kick-ass assortment of vinyl, ham and cheese toasties, and Tuesday night trivia to boot. Strictly no knitting.