OUT OF OFFICE
With no lock-out and free entry, this is the Friday night go-to destination for those who WORK HARD and PLAY HARDER.
This month is a showcase of local DJ expertise specially curated by UNDR ctrl DJ's. Topped off with exclusive food and bar offerings, the free affair is the perfect setting to ditch the desk chains and dive into an OOO mentality.
Handshake Happy Hour from 4-6pm kickstarts Friday freedom right with the $5 house wines and beers and more surprise and delight moments each week.
From 4-9:30pm, feast on bar-style menu designed for sharing with the whole team in a sneaky after-work meeting.
Stay and Play from 6pm marks your final clock off moment when our cocktail specials kick in and the dance floor gets moving to close the loop on the 9-5 week, all the way till 2am.
So ladies kick off your heels, gents loosen those ties and turn off your notifications, because it's time to reclaim your Fridays and own the end of the week!
SEPTEMBER, OCTOBER, NOVEMBER - UNDR CTRL
AUGUST - ONE HIT
FRIDAY 2 AUGUST
Leading the new August line up is Ember, alongside Deckhead, Ginger Rose and Daniel Florian.
FRIDAY 9 AUGUST
August 9 sees UK house legend eNAHS headline the free Friday party with support from Lozd, Sox N Slides and All She Wrote.
FRIDAY 16 AUGUST
Electrifying this week’s OOO Friday is Melbourne born but Byron bred Mady Mooda – a pocket rocket producer and DJ in the Tech House space. Backed by DJ sets from Ben Morris, Beams and Quarter DJs.
FRIDAY 23 AUGUST
Headlining the 23 August party are Starfvckers. The duo are infamous for their genre-bending shows and have an explosive live presence. Supporting these electronic legends are Gusoline, Schmack, Dorsky & Brad Mullins.
FRIDAY 30 AUGUST
Rounding off the month is Dj/Producer, Co-founder of Disco Fiasco Records and ARIA Club Chart DJ - Buried King. Turning up the late-night party vibes alongside the soulful, house headliner is Chris Arnott, Stacie Fields and Joey London.
JULY - ONE HIT
FRIDAY 5 JULY
Charging into the new month on July 5 is Emily Scott, repping her soulful house driven sounds alongside appearances from Willo, Rash Bandicoot and Daniel Florian.
FRIDAY 12 JULY
July 12 sees a live funk and house set from club-chart toppers and label heads Random Soul, praised by global tastemakers on singles such as “Take My Heart”. Backed by irresistible beats from Venuto, Squeef and Tasmen, this team can’t be missed in firing up your winter night.
FRIDAY 19 JULY
Andy Murphy takes the reins on July 19, slinging a diverse repertoire of tunes refined over his work as one half of dance duo Jam Xpress and as an in-demand festival favourite across Stereosonic, Falls Festival, Future Music and more. Teaming up with Andy will be Monica Jude, Friendless and Caleb Jackson.
FRIDAY 26 JULY
Capping off another packed month on July 26 is a double headline bill featuring the house and techno offerings of Pantheon and Triple J treasure Acaddamy, curating unmissable sets with releases across top Australian labels Motorik and Medium Rare Recordings to name a few. Husky and Brad Mullins will join the party to close the loop on the 9-5 week.
JUNE - ONE HIT
FRIDAY 7 JUNE
Kicking things off on June 7 is Sydney dance music sweetheart Clueless, promising a vibrant set of pure house sounds that have seen her support the likes of Dillon Francis, Sneaky Sound System, Touch Sensitive and more. Clueless proves the perfect headline next to in-demand club resident Ben Morris and solid house selectors Nukewood and Willo.
FRIDAY 14 JUNE
Next up on June 14, is ARIA Club Chart-topper Colour Castle stopping off from endless festival-hopping to ignite the floor, backed by the house and disco expertise of Husky, Monica Jude and LOZD.
FRIDAY 21 JUNE
Keeping the momentum on June 21 will be Alex Preston, showcasing the thrilling live show, with guitar in hand, that has seen him support the likes of Fatboy Slim, Pete Tong and more. Teaming up with the house favourite will be Venuto, Brad Mullins and Wazowski.
FRIDAY 28 JUNE
Wrapping up a stellar month of after-work play on June 28 is powerhouse duo SODF, who have received international acclaim for singles such as “Modular” and thousands of streams for their remix work. Avon Stringer, Friendless and Emily Scott complete the final bill, fuelling the out of office spirit.
MAY - UNDR CTRL
FRIDAY 3 MAY
Polographia (DJ set) delivered their signature touch of disco & funk grooves for launch on May 3 featuring tunes like “Sly” and “Feels Alright” from their EP. Since debuting in 2011, the duo have worked alongside Winston Surfshirt in POLOSHIRT, and kicked off the series alongside rhythmic tastemaker Ayebatonye.
FRIDAY 10 MAY
Local selector Lex Deluxe lead the second party on May 10, backed by Purple Sneakers DJs’ own Caitlin Medcalf.
FRIDAY 17 MAY
Electrifying the week’s sundown on May 17 is Sydney’s go-to party-starter Shantan Wantan Ichiban, from behind the mic at triple j and FBi Radio. Joining him is World Champion DJs with a set of psych-funk treats, and Life Of Leisure.
FRIDAY 24 MAY
Supported by Junya.Junya, fearless femme tastemaker Luen will step behind the decks on May 24, setting alight her groove-snatching rarities that has seen her support Peggy Gou and DJ Seinfeld.
FRIDAY 31 MAY
Rounding out the month on May 31 is a DJ set from bedroom-producer and triple j favourite Mickey Kojak, alongside the team of yeahsure DJs to tie the knot on a month of vibrant music at The Golden Sheaf.