New Annandale Hotel Owners Reveal Themselves, Plan Refurbishment

Following rampant speculation within the music industry, the new owners of Sydney’s Annandale Hotel have decided to reveal themselves today following the confirmed sale of the live music institution earlier this week. Ending what has been an ongoing saga since The Annandale went into receivership in February, the new owners have been revealed...

Sydney’s Annandale Hotel Saved, Sold To Publican “Live Music Will Remain”

Following this morning’s report that the Sydney’s Annandale Hotel was close to being sold to a “prospective publican” according to Knight Frank Real Estate, Leichhardt Council have now announced that the Annandale Hotel “has been saved.” The positive news for the legendary live music venue arrives via a post on the...

Annandale Mayor Passes Good Neighbour Policy, Pushes For 3am Licence

It’s been a roller coaster ride for the Annandale Hotel over the last few weeks but it has dodged a bullet – or several – and things are finally looking up for the iconic Sydney venue. Mayor of Leichhardt, Darcy Byrne, has been the Annandale’s knight in shining armour. As...

Mayor Defends Sydney’s Annandale, Seeks To End Noise Police Bullying

As we prepare to celebrate all things live music this Saturday for National SLAM Day with a push by organisers to crowd source instead of rely on government funding, Sydney’s live music scene has been thrown a bone by local council in a push to save iconic music venue the Annandale...

Sando Receivers Take Control Of Sydney’s Annandale Hotel

Following the announcement that The Annandale Hotel in Sydney would be entering into receivership due to crippling ongoing financial struggles, telling a private farewell party that the owners would be handing the keys back to the bank, a statement came from owners Dan and Matt Rule in clearing the air about...

EMI Buy Brick To Save The Annandale, Have You?

The Annandale Hotel is a rock’n’roll icon in Sydney’s live music scene. Some would say in Australia’s live music scene! Sadly, The Annandale Hotel is in need of upgrades, is crippled by debt and on the verge of closure. The Rule brothers who own the Annandale have been working feverishly...

The Annandale Hotel Is No Longer For Sale

The buy-a-brick scheme launched a few months back in a last ditch attempt to save iconic Sydney venue The Annandale Hotel must be working as owners Matt and Dan Rule, who had been looking to sell the business for over a year, have decided that they are ready to pull down...

Save The Annandale Hotel By Buying A Brick

Iconic Sydney venue The Annandale Hotel may be saved after all after current owners Matt and Dan Rule, who have been looking to sell the business for over a year, have decided instead to launch a brick buying scheme to raise funds to reduce the businesses debts. In July this...

Last Rites For The Annandale?

Things aren’t looking good for Sydney live music stalwart The Annandale. After an appeal by the owners for someone to buy the pub and keep it as a live music venue, the signs are not looking good. Posting on the Sydney music icon’s Facebook page, the owners say “There have...