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Urban Fusion Collective (UFC ) + Phoenix Lights

Civic Underground
Civic Underground
Civic Hotel, 388 Pitt St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Wednesday 1 December from 8pm to Thursday 2 December 11:55am

Urban Fusion Collective aka UFC will be hosting a jam night on the first Wednesday of every month at the historic Civic Underground in the Sydney CBD. 

UFC’s mission is to perform and jam on grooves from modern masters in funk, fusion, pop, soul, rock, jazz, world music, R&B and more.

During the second set of the night we will invite special guest musicians to the stage for jamming and improvisations.

UFC honours the music of legends like Herbie Hancock, Cream, Curtis Mayfield, Thelonious Monk, Stevie Wonder, T Rex, James Brown, The Beatles, Chick Corea, The Allman Brothers Band, Bill Withers, Wayne Shorter, Miles Davis, The Meters, The Rolling Stones, Sly & The Family Stone, Fela Kuti, Joe Cocker, The Band, Carlos Santana, Led Zeppelin, John Coltrane and many such legends.


  • Ben Chakravorty: guitar

  • Brando: guitar

  • Clive Lochner: vocals

  • Keith Sullivan: drums

  • Lachlin ‘Pidge’ Atrill: trumpet

  • Lee Orszaczky: trombone

  • Mark Chapman: keys

  • Nathan Gatt: bass

  • Romana Blaquerie: vocals

  • Tessie Overmyer: sax

Phoenix Lights

A fast emerging soul band from Sydney. Bringing pumping funk beats and stacks of fresh original tunes. Civic Underground’s 1million$ sound system is a music lover & musicians dream. In a styling & friendly venue with great food & drinks in the heart of Sydney

Covid-safe information

Civic Underground follows all NSW covid safe regulations.

This event is open to fully vaccinated people or those with medical exemptions only.

Under the regulations you must sign in on arrival and wear a mask when not eating or drinking.

Contact event organiser

Funk Sydney


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