MELBOURNE GIG GUIDE

What’s on this week? Check this list of happenings ~ LIVE BANDS are in BOLD + DJ gigs as is. Soul time….

.

.

.

 

 

 

MELBOURNE GIG GUIDE 

..MONDAY…

 

BADBADNOTGOOD Mon 12 Dec @ THe Corner

BARNEY MCCALL ASIO BAND Mon 12th @ Bennets Lane

303 YARRA BANKS JAM NIGHT @ 303

 

…TUESDAY…

 

UNCOMFORTABLE SCIENCE Tuesdays in December @ Boney

NOW.HERE.THIS. Tuesdays @ The Toff ( JUICE BEATS, Qoffee, and CASEAUX O.S.L.O. and Late nights with LOGO, this week )

MIKE CHECK 1..2..1…22. Tuesdays @ Ferdydurke (Mz RIzk & friends + Arielle Nottingham )

CONDENSED MILK Tuesdays @ Section 8 (lama and Jack Doepel)

MAKE IT UP CLUB Tuesdays @ Bar Open

 

…WEDNESDAY…

 

LUKE HOWARD TRIO Wed Nov 30 @ Melbourne Recital Centre

MELLOW DIAS THUMP Wednesdays @ Boney (Cazeaux Oslo, Geezy, Skomes + weekly guests)

HEAVY ROTATION Every Wed @ Belleville (Tom Showtime & Cosi)

BOP STRETCH Wednesdays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

THE ROOKIES Wednesdays @ Rooks Return

 

…THURSDAY…

 

LIANNE LA HAVAS Thurs 8th @ Howler (from 7:30)

LA SAPE Thurs 8th @ Howler (30/70, Godriguez, La Sape _ FREE) beer garden
THE DROP Thurs 8th @ Howler (with KANO!!)

SOUL IN THE BASEMENT  @ Cherry Bar (With DJs VINCE PEACH and PIERRE BARONI) this week is BROOKLYN’S FINEST

GOOD LOVIN THURS @ The Night Cat (Andee Frost + friends)

DIZZY GILLESPIE AFRO CUBAN EXPERIENCE Thurs 8th Dec @ Birds Basement

SHAOLIN FUNK  Thursdays @ The Golden Monkey

SOUL POWER feat MIKE STEVA @ Purple Emerald

INBTWN Every Thursday @ Section 8

BLACK CAESAR DJs @ SPQR

TATAFU @ Greenwood Loft

BE EASY Thursdays @ Workshop

AZURE NIGHTS Thursdays @ Lounge (DJs Colette, Geezy & guests)

 

…FRIDAY…

 

FOREIGN BROTHERS present THE SHOWCASE Fri 9th @ The Gasomoetr (feat Miss Colombia, AU DRE, Rat Child + MORE!!)

BADBADNOTGOOD Fri Dec 9th @ The Corner

AFRIK FUTURISM Fri 9th Dec @ Section 8 (with Vida Sunshyne & Ian ‘1080’ Dixion (black jesus experience)

ANDREA KELLER & NAT BARTSCH (MWIJF) Fri Dec 9th @ Bennets Lane

DIZZY GILLESPIE’s AFRO CUBAN EXPERIENCE Fri 9th Dec @ Birds Basement

KYLIE AULDIST DJ’ing Fri 9th @ DINGOS

TEK TEK ENSEMBLE Fri 9th Dec @

NORTHSIDE DJs Fridays @ SPQR

THE SOUL MINE 1st Friday of the month @ THE ROCHESTER (classic Northern Soul 45s)

AIN”T THAT A GROOVE late Fridays @ Ding Dong w DJ Manchild & guests

WHAT THE FUNK Fridays @ Purple Emerald

 

…SATURDAY…

 

KRAKATAU Sat 10th Dec @ The Toff In Town (Gregor  + THE FIRST BABOON CIVILIZATION)

PAPA CHANGO Sat 10th  OPen Studio

AFRICAN MUSIC AND CULTURAL FESTIVAL Sat 10th @ Fed Square

QUEST PAPUA Sat 10th @ Belleville ( Airileke Ingram brings PAPUAN heat!)

DIZZY GILLESPIE’s AFRO CUBAN EXPERIENCE Sat 10th Dec @ Birds Basement

LIVE SOUL IMPROV feat THANDO Sat 10th @ Penny black

WAX MUSEUM DJs @ SPQR

LIT @ Section 8 (Billy Hoyle, Heptune, J RED)

THE LATE SHOW Saturdays @ Revolver

SOUL CLAP SATURDAYS Saturdays @ Mr Scruffs – DJs Peril, Lotus & Cargo

IN THE CARRIAGE Saturdays @ The Toff In Town  – DJs J’Nett & Disco Harry

GOGO SATURDAYS Saturdays @ GoGo Bar  – DJs Get Bu$y & Rex/Mike Gurrieri

 

 

…SUNDAYS…

 
REMEDY # 7 – HANDS UP FOR HAITI Sun 11th @ Section 8 (Edseven (Launch), PLantself, Man MAde Mountain, JPS, MzRIzk, Manchild!!, Jaspora, N’Fa Jones + MORE!!)

MESSY MAMMALS ALBUM LAUNCH Sun 11th @ Workers Club

DJ ELLA THOMPSON Sun 11th @ Yarra Hotel (4pm)

DIZZY GILLESPIE’s AFRO CUBAN EXPERIENCE Sun 11th Dec @ Birds Basement

ALLYSHA JOY Sun 11th @ Wesley Anne

STATE OF SOUL feat LADY ERICA Sun 11th @ The Toff

DJ ANDREW YOUNG Sundays @ TRUMPY (646 high St) soul 45s

RIDDIM & VIBES Sundays @ Belleville

MELBOURNE JAZZ CO OP PRESENTS Sundays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

SUNDAYS SOUL SESSIONS Sundays @ Purple Emerald

SENEGAMBIAN JAZZ BAND Sundays  @ Bar Oussou (7.30pm)

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE Sundays @ The Horn

B SIDE Sundays @ Go Go Bar – Miss Goldie / Daniel Harvey

VINYL REHAB @ Lounge – DJ Solecto & Mike Gurrieri

MPMA @ Glamorama – Mr Pitiful & weekly guests

HUNG UP Sundays @ Ferdydurke – DJ Dave Boots

WAXONWAXOFF Sundays @ Lucky Coq

 

 

…COMING UP …

 

 

THE CONGOS – NORTHSIDE RECORDS INSTORE performance Thurs 8th 7pm

MO LOUIE Thurs 8th @ Boney

BADBADNOTGOOD Fri 9th Dec @ The Corner

ANALOGUE ATTIC Dec 10 @ 41-43 Stewart St Richmond

THE PLEASURE GARDEN Sat 10th Dec @ Catani Gardens (St Kilda) (Cat Empire, Opiou Band, Blue King Brown + more)

MESSY MAMMALS Sun 11th @ Workers Club

BADBADNOTGOOD Monday 12th Dec @ The Corner

Sat 17th ‘Xmas Done Got Funky’  upstairs at The Gaso

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE final show for the year FRIDAY Dec 23rd @ The Horn

JAMES BROWN CHRISTMAS SHOW Fun 25th Dec @ The John Curtain

CARL CRAIG Dec 31 @ Prince Of Wales

FREEDOM TIME NYD Jan 1st @ Coburg Velodrome (Theo Parrish …+)

SUMMER OF SOUL Jan 7th @ Mossvale Park, LEONGATHA

MOSES SUMNEY Wed 18th @ The Toff

JORDAN RAKEI March 23rd @ Howler

ROY AYERS Sun 9th April 2017@ The Croxton Bandroom

MICHAEL KIWANUKA Tues 18th April @ The Corner

RECORD STORE DAY Sat 22nd April @ EVERY RECORD STORE IN THE WORLD.

TICKETS

FREEDOM TIME NYD

Sunday January 1st, 2017

Coburg Velodrome

$95 (Cash)

ANDRAS, CAZEAUX OSLO, DJ PRECIOUS, HARVEY SUTHERLAND & BERMUDA (Live), IZABEL, J’NETT, KRAKATAU (Live), MILLU, NICK THE RECORD (UK), NOAH SLEE (Live), PREQUEL, PJENNE, RAAGHE, SWOOPING DUCK (Live), TAKO (NL), THEO PARRISH (US), UNCOMFORTABLE SCIENCE ALL STARS (Live), VULTURE STREET TAPE GANG (Live), WAX O PARADISO, WINTERS (Live) & 30/70 (Live)

+++ this is not a complete list of the funky gigs in town I don’t get out much, so feel free to send me more soul gigs for the list (free of course!).