New Single “MAN ABOUT A DOG” Out Now.

Man ABout a Dog single cover

The second single from The Whitlams’ forthcoming album is a delicious three minutes of pastoral pop called “Man About a Dog”. The Whitlams’ catalogue is full of iconic urban tales, but their new song takes the boy out of the city and places him firmly in the country – driving through the hills to see […]

Master storyteller Tim Freedman takes the stage again in joyful birthday bash

Master storyteller and front man of The Whitlams Tim Freedman turned his biggest live music gig in 10 months into an entertaining birthday bash. Steve Moffatt November 28, 2020 – 10:33PM Wentworth Courier With the mood set by old tracks of Bessie Smith and Fats Waller – and a terrific opening set by ex-Thirsty Merc […]

Lime Cordiale, Le Pie, The Whitlams and more:

Each month we add 20 new songs to our Spotify playlist. Read about 10 of our favourites here – and subscribe on Spotify, which updates with the full list at the start of each month. Australia’s Best New Music The Whitlams – Ballad of Bertie Kidd For fans of: Tim Freedman, Randy Newman, Don Walker The […]

The Whitlams just released their first new song since 2006 – hear it now

The Whitlams

‘The Ballad Of Bertie Kidd’ is one of the best new songs added to Double J this week It’s gonna be a big bloody week, my friends. US election. State Of Origin. Kylie motherflippin’ Minogue on the Take 5. I’m getting short of breath just thinking about it. To help you ease into the week, […]

First single in 14 years, “BALLAD OF BERTIE KIDD”

“Ballad of Bertie Kidd” is a six minute crime caper that immediately takes its place with the classics of The Whitlams’ repertoire, and is their first new song since 2006. As the track begins, Freedman is cornered by a Rabbitohs fan at the pub who relates a tale that only the patron saint of hapless […]

“Gaffage and Clink” National Tour Rescheduled to August & September 2021

Original ticket purchases are valid for entry on the rescheduled show dates #KeepYourTicket The Whitlams’ “Gaffage and Clink 2020” tour, originally set to commence on Monday 3 August 2020 with 13 sold-out dates, has been rescheduled to August and September 2021. All existing ticket-holders need not take any action – original purchases are valid for […]