As intriguing as Gurrumul’s back story is – he’s a blind, media-shy, indigenous Australian singer-songwriter and onetime member of Oz chart-topping outfit Yothu Yindi – it never threatened to overshadow his sublime music. Counting Sting among his fans, the unlikely star returns to perform tracks from his second album Rrakala.

Thu, Oct 6. 7.30pm £12.50-£22.50
Barbican, Silk Street, EC2Y 8DS 
Tube: Barbican