Date Venue  
24.11.2023 /shows/ Queenscliff Music Festival - Queenscliff, VIC

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The Official Fiction 20th Anniversary Edition Pre-order is here!


 ‘The Official Fiction’ 20th Anniversary vinyl Edition is finally here for pre-order.
Released on August 25th, this very limited, blue & white marbleised vinyl edition on gatefold packaging features updated artwork with select new images & handwritten lyrics is available for pre-order. The first x 250 copies ordered from JB Hi-Fi will come with a 12 x 12 inch art card signed by the band.

SFK at Queenscliff Music Festival


Something for Kate headline the Friday night at this years Queenscliff Music Festival in Victoria on November 24th. Tickets are on sale now from HERE 

Vote for SFK & PD in Triple J Like A Version Hottest 100


Triple J are holding a Hottest 100 for all the ‘Like A Versions’ over the years. You can vote for both Something for Kate & Paul Dempsey. The following ‘Like A version’ songs are eligible;

*‘Sweet Nothing’ ( Florence + The Machine / Calvin Harris
*‘Cardigan’ ( Taylor Swift )
*‘Rock the Casbah’ ( The Clash )
Paul Dempsey also has 3;
*’Edge of Town’ ( Middle Kids )
*’Daniel’ ( Bat For Lashes Lashes )
*’If You Want My Love’ (Cheap Trick)



We are excited to announce that Something For Kate will re-release their 4th album, The Official Fiction. It will be released on limited edition, dual coloured, marbleised vinyl on gatefold packaging featuring updated artwork with select new images and the handwritten lyrics will also be included for the first time.

The album is available to pre-order on May 5th and will be released August 11th. There is currently a brief delay with the pre-order -please stand by for the new pre-order date. 
This is the 4th vinyl re-issue of The Official Fiction. All previous pressings have sold out.



After two sold out national theatre tours in 2022 & numerous festival appearances, Something for Kate are excited to announce some one-off shows this Autumn. Hitting the bays in Melbourne, the band play stunning Torquay Hotel before a long overdue hometown return to Frankston’s Pier Bandroom before finishing with their first trip back to the nation’s capital since 2017 to play Kambri at ANU ;
Friday April 28 Torquay Hotel TORQUAY, VIC Special guest: Elizabeth M Drummond  BUY TIX
Saturday April 29 Pier Bandroom FRANKSTON, VIC. Special guest: Chris Cheney  BUY TIX
Saturday May 13 Kambri at ANU CANBERRA, ACT Special Guest: Toby Martin BUY TIX
Playing times for Torquay & Frankston;
Doors: 8pm
Supports: 8.30pm
SFK: 9.30pm
Playing times for Canberra;
Doors: 7.30pm
Support: 8pm
SFK: 9pm

Elsewhere for Eight Minutes Anniversary shows & vinyl reissue


To celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Something for Kate’s debut album, Elsewhere for Eight Minutes, the band will play the album in full at 3 select shows in rare 3 piece mode. That’s right, just Paul, Clint & Steph smashing out their seminal release for 3 nights only.

The band have not performed in 3 piece mode since around 1999.

The album will also be re-released on limited edition dual coloured splatter vinyl on special 25th Anniversary gatefold packaging featuring updated artwork with select new images and the handwritten lyrics will also be included for the first time. The album is available to pre-order from HERE and will be released August 26th.

Dates as follows;

Saturday 20 August – The Gov, Adelaide TICKETS HERE

Friday 26 August Northcote Theatre, Melbourne TICKETS HERE

Saturday 3 September Princess Theatre, Brisbane TICKETS HERE

Tickets on sale now.

Special guests to be announced.


**This is not the finished product. Actual vinyl may vary slightly in both colour and splatter design**

rescheduled perth show announced!


We are very happy to finally be able to share with you the date for the rescheduled Echolalia x The Modern Medieval Perth show at The Astor Theatre! This show will now be Thursday June 23rd. Doors 7.30pm SFK onstage 8.30pm

Perth – Astor Theater update


Indoor theater capacities have just returned to 100% in Western Australia which means the Something for Kate show at The Astor Theater in Perth can now go ahead. We are currently working on the rescheduled date and will announce asap!

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