Gordon Koang is one of South Sudan’s biggest pop stars. A household name in his home region and often hailed as ‘the King of Music’, this blind refugee musician is taking the Australian music world by storm. After being award the prestigious Levis Music Prize at BIGSOUND 2019 he has just been nominated for five Music Victoria Awards, including Best Song, Best Solo Artist and Best Breakthrough Act.
Now music lovers can experience his wild blend of traditional Nuer rhythms and African pop beats at Sunday Music. Join Gordon Koang and his band as they spread a message of peace, love and unity – dancefloor style.
Sunday Music is FAC’s free weekly live music program. Enjoy the best local and touring bands every weekend in the beautiful setting of FAC’s Front Garden. Bring a rug and picnic to this family friendly event, or enjoy wood fired pizzas and drinks from our bar. Some chairs provided.
Sunday Music is possible thanks to the ongoing support of Bendigo Bank – Fremantle Community Bank Branch. 2019-20 is the eleventh year of our tremendous partnership. Sunday Music runs every week from October to March. This show is presented in association with Perth Festival.