Forming in 2009 The Smith Street Band today announce a run of 18 shows across the country for March and April 2024 to celebrate their 15th birthday. Playing a mix of capital cities and regional towns in every state of Australia.
The Smith Street Band played their first-ever show at the iconic Melbourne venue The Tote, back in 2009, fast forward to 2023 and the band has played over 800 shows across 23 countries and graced stages at some of Australia’s favourite festivals including Big Day Out, Splendour In The Grass, Groovin The Moo, Laneway, Falls Festival and abroad at Reading and Leeds (UK), Riot Fest (US), Hurricane and Southside (Germany). The list goes on! They have played venues they’d only ever dreamed of, including six hometown shows at the Forum Theatre and a staggering 15 at the Corner Hotel.
Since their debut album No One Gets Lost Anymore in 2011 The Smith Street Band have landed five studio albums and three live albums on the ARIA Album Chart, with the 2020 album Don’t Waste Your Anger hitting #1 after being released on their very own label Pool House Records. The list of achievements continues with six of the band’s tracks landing in Triple’s Hottest 100 over the years with ‘I Still Dream About You’ and ‘Death To The Lads’ both landing at #21.