Friday Nights at NGV
The Apartments

Fri 1 Jan 16, 6pm–10pm

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Start the weekend early with Friday Nights at NGV, including after-hours entry to Andy Warhol | Ai Weiwei, talks, food and bars, plus DJ sets in the NGV Garden and weekly live performances by international and Australian acts in the Great Hall.

Be part of the largest ever Friday Nights at NGV line-up. Running over eighteen weeks from 11 December to 22 April this series will showcase psychedelic prog rock to synth pop, indie, folk and electronica. Doors open 6pm. Headline act from 8.30pm.


The Apartments, internationally acclaimed for their melodic and lyrically rich songbook, will play a range of tracks from across the band’s career, and for the first time in Melbourne for NGV, songs from 2015’s album No Song, No Spell, No Madrigal. First formed by Peter Milton Walsh in Brisbane in 1978, The Apartments relocated to England after being signed by legendary English record label Rough Trade. During the years of exile and through the albums which followed, The Apartments developed an intense cult following with critics and fans alike throughout Europe and America. For Friday Nights at NGV, The Apartments will be bringing it all back home.


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