Sydney’s DIY Music Mecca: Nic Warnock of Repressed Records
In need of some new music? Why not start with Sydney’s DIY scene, where the aspirations for making the ‘big time’ are eclipsed by the sheer passion for making music with mates, for mates!
Nic Warnock is one the owners of Repressed Records in Newtown, a music store whose devotion to local artists has earned them the label of a “Sydney DIY music institution”. The store and the scene they serve are being celebrated this week at Vivid LIVE with a 15 Year Anniversary show.
We brought Nic into the studio to chat about underground music in Sydney. Learn about the last 15 years of the scene and the pivotal role Repressed Records has played.