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Something for Kate – short film now online

27/10/2016 13:46

In 2014, Something for Kate celebrated their 20 Year Anniversary – it was 20 Years since their first ever show at Melbourne’s iconic Punters Club. Embarking on a massive sold out national theatre tour, the band released a book and also short film tracing the band’s history from 1994 to the present day which was screened at each show before the performance. This short film has never been released online before until now.
Created by the very talented Melbourne multimedia artist, Callum Preston using fantastic archival footage of interviews, video clips, live performances along with current day interviews with each band member, the film is a great insight into the career of one of Australia’s most celebrated bands. You can now view it HERE

Something for Kate – A Day On The Green Tour

02/08/2016 07:40

We are most excited to announce that in a monster bill, Something For Kate, You Am I and Spiderbait will triple headline A Day on the Green wineries across Australia in November.

Special guests on this mammoth bill will be Perth’s finest, Jebediah with The Meanies to open.


Saturday November 5 – Bimbadgen, Hunter Valley NSW

Sunday November 6 – Sirromet Wines, Mt Cotton QLD

Saturday November 12 –  Mt Duneed Estate, Geelong VIC

Sunday November 13 -Rochford Wines, Yarra Valley VIC

Saturday November 19 – Leconfield Wines, McLaren Vale SA

Sunday November 20 Kings Park & Botanic Garden, Perth WA * (Meanies not playing Perth)


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SFK ladies tee sale!

11/07/2016 12:44

We’re having a crazy $7 t-shirt sale on women’s tees on the Something For Kate store! All the SFK tees are $7 as well as the Max Planck & Paul Dempsey ‘Shotgun Karaoke’ women’s tees! They are selling fast so hurry! Check them out HERE

Paul Dempsey Strange Loop Tour

16/05/2016 14:33

To coincide with the release of his brand new solo album, Something for Kate front man, Paul Dempsey & his solo band will be embarking on The Strange Loop Tour,  a national Australian tour.  Tickets for the tour are on sale now.

Support will be from Olympia.

Dates are as follows with more shows to be announced;

Saturday 6th August – Theatre Royal, Castlemaine – VIC

Friday 12th August – The Triffid, Brisbane – QLD

Friday 19th August – The Metro, Sydney – NSW

Thursday 25th August – The Gov, Adelaide – SA

Friday 26th August – Astor Theatre, Perth – WA

Friday 2nd September – The Corner, Melbourne – VIC

Thursday 8th September – Workers Club, Geelong – VIC **SOLO SHOW**

Friday 9th September – Grand Hotel, Mornington – VIC

Saturday 10th September – Meeniyan Town Hall, Meeniyan – VIC **SOLO SHOW**

Tickets on sale now Monday 16th May from


Instore performances & signings for Paul Dempsey

07/05/2016 09:28

On the day of the new Paul Dempsey album release, Friday May 13th, Paul will be signing copies of his new album and performing at;

JB Hi -Fi Elizabeth St, Melbourne City store at 6pm

Saturday May 14, he’ll be performing & signing at the Queen Mall Stage, JB Hi-Fi Brisbane at 12 midday – 2 pm.

On Sunday May 15, he’ll be performing & signing at Red Eye Records Store, Sydney at 2pm. (143 York St, Sydney)

These are FREE, all ages events.

Pre-order Paul Dempsey solo album now!

15/04/2016 00:35

You can now pre-order Something for Kate frontman, Paul Dempsey’s brand new album, Strange Loop, in various limited edition formats; limited editions of the album on double vinyl, plus for the first time ever Paul’s first solo album, Everything is True, on double vinyl, a box set containing both vinyl albums, CD’s, mugs, tea towels and more! All items are limited & vinyl comes with a digital download card. If you pre-order the album from iTunes (Australia only) you will receive a free download of the opening album track, ‘The True Sea’ instantly. Pre-order from HERE.

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New Paul Dempsey solo album on the way…

01/04/2016 13:45

We are thrilled to announce that Something for Kate frontman, Paul Dempsey’s brand new album, titled, Strange Loop, will be released Friday May 13th.

You’ll be able to pre-order the album to secure your copy on limited edition vinyl, limited CD digipak & all sorts of other cool, very limited deluxe package items on Friday April 15th  on

Stay tuned here, on Paul’s Facebook, twitter & instagram for more news as it comes to hand.

Paul Dempsey releases new single & announces tour dates

07/02/2016 10:04

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Having just completed recording his 2nd solo album at Wilco’s Loft studio in Chicago, Something for Kate frontman, Paul Dempsey is hitting the road with his full band for the first time in over 5 years for a select series of shows to celebrate the release of his new single, Morningless.

Previewing new tracks from his forthcoming album (to be released later this year) Paul will also play favorites from Everything Is True. This tour offers a rare opportunity to see Paul with his uncommonly talented band at close quarters ahead of album release.

Joining Paul in support will be one of Australia’s finest young songwriters, Fraser A Gorman.

Absolutely one show in each city only.

Tour dates as follows:

Friday 19th Feb – The Factory Theatre, Sydney Tix here
Saturday 20th Feb – The Zoo, Brisbane  Tix here
Friday 26th Feb – Corner Hotel Melbourne  SOLD OUT

Tickets on sale Thursday Feb 4th at 12 midday AEST

Morningless single out now! Get it HERE


23/11/2015 09:42

Having  just completed recording his 2nd solo album at Wilco’s Loft Studio in Chicago, Paul Dempsey is ready to take to the stage with his full band for the first time in over 4 years at the Queenscliff Music Festival. Ahead of this, Paul & his band will play a very special early warm-up show at The Gasometer Hotel this Friday 27th of November at 5pm sharp.
Playing a selection of brand new tracks for the first time, Paul will introduce his new live band to the stage ; A more talented bunch it would be difficult to find, featuring Pat Bourke (bass -Tex Perkins, ex-Dallas Crane), Adrian Stoyles (guitar & keys-Gin Club), Shannon Vanderwertt (drums- ex Dallas Crane) and Olympia (guitar & keys – Olympia).
Paul and his band cordially invite you to this early and intimate performance at one of their favorite Melbourne pubs, and can’t wait to hit the stage together for the very first time.

Tickets on sale NOW from HERE