Robert Forster performances

2019 appearances

For information on Robert's 2019 live shows, please go to the news page. Full details of all the 2019 shows will appear here shortly.

2017 appearances

5th SeptemberEnglandNottinghamRough Trade NottinghamIn conversation with Peter Paphides and live performancebook tickets
6th SeptemberEnglandLondonRough Trade EastIn conversation with Peter Paphides and live performancebook tickets
7th SeptemberScotlandGlasgowMonoIn conversation with David Peschek and live performancebook tickets
8th SeptemberIrelandDublinThe Gutter BookshopIn conversation Roisin Dwyer and live performance
12th SeptemberEnglandLiverpoolLeafIn conversation with Paul Fitzgerald and live performancebook tickets
13th SeptemberEnglandManchesterAnthony Burgess FoundationIn conversation with Dave Haslam and live performancebook tickets
19th SeptemberNorwayOsloJohn Dee+ Peter Moren / Elvabook tickets
20th SeptemberSwedenGoteborgNefertiti+ Peter Morenbook tickets
21st SeptemberSwedenStockholmDebaser Strand+ Peter Morenbook tickets
22nd SeptemberSwedenHulfstredHotell Hulingen+ Peter Moren
23rd SeptemberDenmarkKobenhavnJazzhouse+ Peter Morenbook tickets
25th SeptemberEnglandLondonThe Shaw TheatreIn conversation with Peter Paphides and in concertbook ticketsbook tickets
tbc NovemberGermanyWeissenhauser StrandRolling Stone Weekender at Ferienpark"Grant & I" readingbook tickets
5th NovemberGermanyHamburgNachtasylIn conversation and live performancebook tickets
6th NovemberGermanyBerlinMaschinenhaus in der KulturbrauereiIn conversation with Maik Bruggemayer and live performancebook tickets
7th NovemberGermanyFrankfurt Am MainBrotfabrikIn conversation with Maik Bruggemeyer and live performancebook tickets
9th NovemberGermanyRegensburgBuchhandlung DombrowskyIn conversation with Maik Bruggemeyer and live performance
10th NovemberGermanyKolnKing GeorgIn conversation and live performance
11th NovemberGermanyReutlingenVitaminIn conversation and live performance
12th NovemberEnglandManchesterThe PrincipalIn conversation and live performance. 4.30pm start
13th NovemberEnglandLondonWord In Your Ear at The IslingtonIn conversation with David Hepworth and Mark Ellenbook tickets
18th NovemberEnglandLondonThe LexingtonTapete Records 15th Anniversarybook tickets
21st NovemberFranceParisEspace BAn Evening With Robert Forsterbook tickets
28th NovemberGermanySulzbach-RosenbergCapitol Bild & BuhneIn conversation with Karl Fluch and live performancebook tickets
29th NovemberAustriaViennaTheater Akzent<book tickets
4th DecemberGermanyHeidelbergKarlstorbahnhofbook tickets
14th DecemberGermanyEssenZeche Carlbook tickets
15th DecemberGermanyMunichFeierwerkbook tickets
16th DecemberAustriaGreinKulturvereinbook tickets

Shows past

25th July 2007AustraliaBrisbaneThe Powerhouse, BrisbanesetlistRave magazine
26th July 2007AustraliaBrisbaneThe Powerhouse, BrisbanesetlistThe Courier Mail review
27th July 2007AustraliaBrisbaneThe Powerhouse, BrisbanesetlistRave magazine
28th July 2007AustraliaBrisbaneThe Powerhouse, BrisbanesetlistThe Courier Mail review
7th December 2007AustraliaBrisbaneGallery of Modern Art, BrisbaneFortune Grey review
8th December 2007AustraliaBrisbaneGallery of Modern Art, BrisbanepreviewRave review
8th March 2008AustraliaBrisbaneInstitute of Modern Art, Brisbane
26th April 2008AustraliaBrisbaneRocking Horse Records, Brisbane
17th July 2008AustraliaBrisbaneState Library of Queensland
In conversation with Andrew Stafford
3rd August 2008AustraliaByron BaySplendour In The Grass
GW McLennan stage, 6pm
6th August 2008AustraliaAdelaideThe Governor Hindmarsh
8th August 2008AustraliaHepburn SpringsThe Palais Theatre
9th August 2008AustraliaMelbourneThe Toff In TownPlanet Rock review
10th August 2008AustraliaMelbourneThe Toff In Town
15th August 2008AustraliaBrisbaneThe PowerhouseVillage Voice review
29th August 2008AustraliaSydneyStudio Sydney Opera Housesetlist
30th August 2008AustraliaSydneyStudio Sydney Opera Housesetlist
10th September 2008USASan Francisco, CAGreat American Music Hallsetlist
12th September 2008USAPittsburgh, PAThe Andy Warhol Museumsetlist
13th September 2008USAColumbus, OHWexner Center for the ArtssetlistThe Columbus Dispatch reviewphotos
15th September 2008USANew York City, NYJoe's Pub early showsetlist
15th September 2008USANew York City, NYJoe's Pub late showsetlist
19th September 2008IrelandDublinThe Button Factory
20th September 2008ScotlandGlasgowOran Morsetlist
21st September 2008EnglandManchesterRoyal Northern College of Musicsetlist
22nd September 2008EnglandOxfordCarling Academysetlist
24th September 2008EnglandLancasterLancaster Librarysetlist
26th September 2008EnglandLondonQueen Elizabeth HallsetlistThe Guardian reviewThe Times review
28th September 2008DenmarkCopenhagenVegasetlist
29th September 2008GermanyHamburgFabriksetlistDer Spiegel review
30th September 2008GermanyFrankfurtMousonturmsetlistsatt review
1st October 2008GermanyMunichAmpere
2nd October 2008GermanyDresdenLukaskirche
4th October 2008GermanyBerlinPassionskirchesetlist
5th October 2008GermanyCologneGloriasetlistFAZ reviewKoelner Stadtanzeiger review
7th October 2008SwitzerlandWinterthurSalzhaus
8th October 2008AustriaViennaWuksetlist
28 November 2008GermanyHaindlingAlte Hauptschule
10 January 2009AustraliaMt Buller, VICAll Tomorrow's Parties
15 January 2009AustraliaBrisbane, QLDAll Tomorrow's Parties
17 January 2009AustraliaSydney, NSWAll Tomorrow's Parties
6 March 2009AustraliaBrisbaneThe Tivoli
27th July 2009AustraliaMoranbahQueensland song trails
28th July 2009AustraliaEmeraldQueensland song trails
29th July 2009AustraliaRockhamptonQueensland song trails
30th July 2009AustraliaBundabergQueensland song trails
31th July 2009AustraliaNanangoQueensland song trails
2nd August 2009AustraliaBrisbaneThe PowerhouseQueensland song trails closing concert
22nd August 2009AustraliaDarwinAmphitheatre Intimate, The Darwin Festival
18th September 2009AustraliaBrisbaneQueensland Art Gallerysetlistmess and noise reviewfaster louder review
30th October 2009AustraliaHobartFullers BookshopReading/acoustic performance for The Ten Rules of Rock and Roll
4th November 2009AustraliaMelbourneReadings BookshopReading/acoustic performance for The Ten Rules of Rock and Roll
5th November 2009AustraliaBrisbaneAvid ReaderReadings/acoustic performance for The Ten Rules of Rock and Roll
8th November 2009AustraliaSydneyNewtown Festival, Writers TentReading/interview for The Ten Rules of Rock and Roll
11th November 2009AustraliaPerthPlanet BooksReading/acoustic performances for The Ten Rules of Rock and Roll
12th November 2009AustraliaFremantleFremantle Arts CentreWA Today review
11th December 2009GermanyRegensburgBuchhandlung Dombrowsky
18th December 2009GermanyRegensburgBuchhandlung Dombrowsky
2nd January 2010GermanyMunichLaab
23rd January 2010AustraliaWollongongAnita's Theatre
24th February 2010AustraliaPerthPerth International Arts Festival
10th March 2010AustraliaMelbourneThe Toff In Town
12th March 2010AustraliaAdelaideThe Famous Spiegeltent
19th May 2010AustraliaSydneyThe 10 Rules of Rock and Roll: Robert Forster in conversation with Toby Martin. New Theatre, Newtown.The Monthly videohomepage daily video
21st May 2010AustraliaSydneySydney Writers' Festivalsetlist
25th June 2010AustraliaBrisbaneThe Go Between Bridgesetlistmess + noise review
13th July 2010EnglandLondonThe Jazz Cafesetlist
14th July 2010EnglandMilton KeynesThe Stablessetlist
15th July 2010EnglandSouthwoldLatitude Festivalsetlist
16th July 2010EnglandLondonRough Trade Eastsetlist
3rd September 2010AustraliaBrisbaneBrisbane Writers Festival
4th September 2010AustraliaBrisbaneBrisbane Writers Festival
5th September 2010AustraliaMelbourneMelbourne Writers Festival
10th September 2010AustraliaBrisbaneBIGSOUND 2010
18th September 2010AustraliaBrisbaneThe Powerhouse
31st January 2011AustraliaMelbourneRooftop Bar, Curtin House
6th March 2011AustraliaBrisbaneFriends of Folk Festival
13th March 2011AustraliaMeredith, VictoriaGolden Plains Festival
14th July 2011AustraliaPerth, WAARTBAR at the Art Gallery of Western Australia
23rd October 2012AustraliaBrisbane, QLDThe Powerhouse
24th October 2012AustraliaBrisbane, QLDThe Vanguard
26th October 2012AustraliaMelbourne, VICThe Vanguard
27th October 2012AustraliaCastlemaine, VICTheatre Royal
28th October 2012AustraliaOakleigh, VICCaravan Music Club
9th November 2012AustraliaNewtown, NSWThe Vanguard
10th November 2012AustraliaNewtown, NSWThe Vanguard
8th December 2012GermanyRegensburgBuchhandlung Dombrowsky
9th December 2012GermanyRegensburgBuchhandlung Dombrowsky
2nd March 2013AustraliaMelbourne, VICArts Centre
4th May 2013SpainBarcelonaPrimera Persona
5th May 2013EnglandLondonHangover Lounge
4th May 2013SpainBarcelonaPrimera Persona
12th June 2013AustraliaBrisbaneState Library of Queensland
12th July 2013AustraliaMelbourneNational Gallery of Victoria
3rd August 2013GermanyBerlinHaus der Kulturen der Welt
4th August 2013GermanyHamburgNachtasyl@Thalia Theater
31st October 2013IcelandReykjavikIceland Airwaves
20th November 2013SpainBarcelonaHeliogàbal
21st November 2013SpainBarcelonaHeliogàbal
21st February 2014AustraliaBrisbaneThe Junk Bar
22nd February 2014AustraliaBrisbaneThe Junk BarTwo shows, 7pm & 9pm
7th November 2014AustraliaBrisbaneEnoggera Bowls Clubwith Halfway
26th July 2015AustraliaByron BaySplendour In The GrassIn conversation and acoustic performancevideo
20th August 2015AustraliaAdelaide, SAAdelaide Festival TheatreIn conversation with Professor Anthony Elliott and playing live
21st August 2015AustraliaHobart, TASMONA Museum of Old and New ArtIn conversation with Professor Anthony Elliott and playing live
13th September 2015IrelandDublinNational Concert HallBlood and the Moon: A Provocation on Yeats. With Anna Calvi, Sam Amidon, Robert Forster and others
14th September 2015IrelandDublinNational Concert HallBlood and the Moon: A Provocation on Yeats. With Anna Calvi, Sam Amidon, Robert Forster and others
24th September 2015SpainMadridBar PicnicIn conversation with David Saavedra
6th October 2015AustraliaMelbourneReadings CarltonIn conversation with Pierre Sutcliffe
21st November 2015AustraliaBrisbane, QLDThe Triffid
22nd November 2015AustraliaMullumbimby, NSWMullum Music Festival
25th November 2015AustraliaKatoomba, NSWThe Clarendon Guest House
26th November 2015AustraliaDarlinghurst, NSWOxford Art Factory
27th November 2015AustraliaThornbury, VICThornbury Theatre
28th November 2015AustraliaQueenscliff, VICQueenscliff Music Festival
6th December 2015EnglandOxfordQuaker Meeting House
7th December 2015EnglandLondonBush Hall
9th December 2015NetherlandsAmsterdamAmstelkerk
10th December 2015GermanyKölnGebäude 9
11th December 2015GermanyBerlinMonarch
12th December 2015GermanyHamburgKnust
14th December 2015GermanyFrankfurtZoom
15th December 2015GermanyErlangenE-Werk
16th December 2015SwitzerlandSt GallenPalace
17th December 2015GermanySchorndorfManufaktur
19th December 2015GermanyRegensburgDeggingerhaus
20th December 2015AustriaWienTheater Akzent
13th January 2015SpainMadridEl Sol
14th January 2015SpainBarcelonaLa [2] de Apolo
20th February 2015AustraliaMelbourneWhite Night Festival
10th March 2016/td>AustraliaMelbourneThe Toff
11th March 2016AustraliaPort FairyPort Fairy Folk Festival
12th March 2016AustraliaMelbourneThe Toff
23rd April 2016AustraliaMelbourneNational Gallery of Victoria
15th May 2016AustraliaBrisbaneThe Junk Bar
28th May 2016IrelandDublinWhelans
29th May 2016UKGlasgowKing Tut's
31st May 2016UKManchesterThe Deaf Institute
1st June 2016UKLondonIslington Assembly Hall
3rd June 2016SpainBarcelonaPrimavera Sound - Parc del Forum
4th June 2016SpainBarcelonaPrimavera Sound - Primavera Al Raval
5th June 2016FranceNimesThis Is Not A Love Song
24th August 2016AustraliaBrisbaneThe Greek ClubIn Conversation: book launch (6pm)
7th September 2016AustraliaSydneyAustralian National Maritime Museum
8th September 2016AustraliaCanberraNational Portrait GalleryIn Conversation with Alex Sloan
13th September 2016AustraliaSt KildaReadings St KildaIn Conversation with Brian Nankervis
14th September 2016AustraliaYarravilleThe Sun BookshopIn Conversation: book launch (6pm)
18th September 2016AustraliaBrisbane FestivalAurora Spiegeltent
9th November 2016New ZealandWellingtonSlow Boat Records'Grant & I' book launch, 5.30pm
10th November 2016New ZealandWellingtonSan Fran
11th November 2016New ZealandAucklandThe Tuning Fork
17th November 2016AustraliaCollingwoodThe Gasometer Hotel
1st December 2016AustraliaMarrickvilleThe Factory Theatre
25th May 2017AustraliaSydneySydney Writers' FestivalIn conversation with Robbie Buck
12th August 2017AustraliaBendigoBendigo Writers' FestivalIn conversation with Doug Falconer & live performance