CLIQUE’s July Gig Guide

It’s gearing up to be a mammoth month of music as international artists descend on Adelaide for a series of arena tour dates, Splendour side shows and mid-winter festivals. So, shrug on your winter woollies and warm up with July’s jam-packed calendar of top-notch performances as we’ve collated our go-to guide to the gigs hitting Adelaide this month.


Renowned for her mesmerising stage presence and impressive vocal prowess, P!NK returns to Adelaide this month with her Beautiful Trauma World Tour. In true form, the international pop icon is tipped to belt out the hits from her newest studio album of as well as powerhouse renditions of all the classics. Better yet, Australian five-piece, The Rubens, have been named as support act ensuring a killer night from start to finish.

WHERE? Adelaide Entertainment Centre, 98 Port Road, Hindmarsh
WHEN? WED 11 JULY 2018, FRI 13 JULY 2018 & SAT 14 JULY 2018, 19.00 – 22.00
TICKETS: from $101.85 -Tickets available here.

Umbrella: Winter City Sounds

Championing the Adelaide music scene, the annual Umbrella Winter City Sounds unleashes a city-wide celebration of emerging and established talent this month. With a wide range of curated events and performances showcasing live music, it’s the perfect excuse to boogie and sway this July.

WHERE? Across Adelaide
WHEN? FRI 13 JULY 2018 – SUN 29 JULY 2018
TICKETS? See the full program here.

Kendrick Lamar

It’s no secret that Australia loves Kendrick Lamar in a big way as he consistently tops the charts of our coveted triple J Hottest 100. Returning to our shores this month, Lamar will hit the Adelaide Entertainment Centre ahead of his headline slot at the Byron Bay’s Splendour in the Grass.

WHERE? Adelaide Entertainment Centre, 98 Port Road, Hindmarsh
WHEN? SUN 15 JULY 2018, 19.30 – 22.30
TICKETS: Tickets available via Ticketmaster Resale here.

Spin Off Festival

We all know that Splendour in the Grass is the crème de la crème of Australian music festivals but unfortunately not all of us can make the trek up to Byron Bay each year. Luckily, Spin Off Festival returns to Adelaide this month, bringing an incredible selection of Splendour acts to the Adelaide Showgrounds. This year’s line-up doesn’t disappoint, with The Wombats, The Smith Street Band, Meg Mac and The Jungle Giants all crossing the Eastern borders come July 20.

WHERE? Wayville Showgrounds, Goodwood Road, Wayville
WHEN? FRI 20 JULY 2018
TICKETS: Tickets available here.

Scouted Festival

Scouted Festival returns this winter on a mission to uncover the state’s best emerging talent. This year the festival trades the East End for stages across Adelaide’s west with 19 gigs across West Oak Hotel, Jive, Nexus Arts Venue and Rocket Bar. Unwind with tunes from local folksters, The Winter Gypsy, and alt-indie darling, Naomi Keyte as Adelaide’s thriving music scene emerges in full force this month.

WHERE? Across Adelaide’s West End
WHEN? FRI 27 JULY 2018
TICKETS: $20+bf – Tickets available here.

Katy Perry

Get ready to live out your teenage dreams as Katy Perry rounds out a powerhouse month of music in Adelaide. The international superstar will be joined by Australia’s own Electropop princess, Starley, for three superstar performances this month.

WHERE? Adelaide Entertainment Centre, 98 Port Road, Hindmarsh
WHEN? SAT 28 JULY 2018, MON 30 JULY 2018 & TUES 31 JULY 2018 from 19.30
TICKETS: from $71.25 – Tickets available here.




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