MELBOURNE GIG GUIDE

MELBOURNE GIG GUIDE

All these gigs are soul / jazz / hip hop / reggae / electronic  / dub etc…

..MONDAY… 

OFF THE CUFF @ Miss Moses (8:30pm improv jamm )

PLAYERS CLUB @ Section 8

FROOT @ The Night Cat (Live soul / jazz every monday)

ANDREA KELLER leads The Composers Circle @ Jazzlab (Mondays)

MONDAY NIGHT MASS @ Northcote Social Club

DnB MONDAYS @ Radio Bar

…TUESDAY…   

SONIC TEXTURES @ Alley Cat @ (The Night Cat – Back door!) (This week  )

DUMPLING n MASSAGE @ Horse Bazaar

NOW.HERE.THIS. Tuesdays @ The Toff (Resident Dj’s Hudson James Jr & GSM. THIS WEEK: A JAZZ DUB EXPERIENCE Late night jam band + guests)

CONDENSED MILK Tuesdays @ Section 8 (Amin Payne + Jackson Miles + guests)

MAKE IT UP CLUB Tuesdays @ Bar Open

MIKE GURRIERI & PREQUEL @ Angel Music Bar (jazz, soul, rare groove)

…WEDNESDAY…

SECTION 8’S 8 DAYS OF XMAS @ Section 8  (Dec 18)

HOI PALLOI @ The Evelyn

GOOD NATURE: LOCAL GOODNESS RESIDENCY @ WHITEHART Bar

DINNERS READY @ The Evelyn (Weds in Nov)

WIND IT UP @ Northcote Social Club ()

BOPSTRETCH Wednesdays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

THE ROOKIES Wednesdays @ Rooks Return

MYSTIC MOMENTS (John Bailey & Mike Gurrieri) @ Fifty Five Bar (2nd Wednesday of the month)

COLOUR EVENINGS EVERY WEDNESDAYS @ Colour

MELLOWDIAS THUMP SUMMER SERIES @ Radar (THIS WEEK GEOLOGY – USA)

…THURSDAY…

SOUL IN THE ATTIC @ Cherry Bar (launch with SOUL SHAM live – Members of Bamboos, Saskwatch, Dorsal Fins etc)

SPEAK ON IT NO.6 MENTAL HEALTH HIP HOP AND SPOKEN WORD NIGHT @ Lupine Studios (Dec 12)

HOUG @ Evelyn (Niine, Slowfade)

EGYPTIAN LOVER @ Radar (Dec 12)

EAT THE BEAT @ Section 8 (Dec 12)

DANIKA SMITH @ The Old Bar (El Fuko Launch)

KDM @ Crazy Arms (Dec 12)

TEKWANI @ Bar Open

INNER CITY LOFT – SOUP X JONRA 02 – JN JNETT X HDSNJMSJR @ Ferdydurke (Dec 12)

SCHOOL NIGHT THURSDAY @ Noisy Ritual (This week: Doroth + Dj Vaughn Quinn)

ALL SOULED OUT THURSDAYS @ Robert Burns Hotel (This week: Miss Goldie & Lady Langers)

MAGNETIC CITY Thursdays @ Whitehart Bar (Sophie McAlister, DJ JNETT Lori and Jimi Dawg)

JAZZ THURSDAYS @ Galah (Live modern jazz featuring some of Melbourne’s best up and comers rotating weekly such as Antiphon, Claddy Wood Trio, Carl’s Operating System, Felix Meredith Trio, OJ Kush + more!)

CHILL EVANS @ Bodriggy Brewing (Thursdays in November)

ANDREA KELLER AND THE TRANSIENTS – Every Thurs @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

COLOUR EVENINGS EVERY THURSDAY @ Colour

BLACK CAESAR DJs @ SPQR

GET OUTTA TOWN THURSDAYS @ Joey Smalls

STOMPING GROUNDS Thursdays @ Sub Club (Free Entry/Open Decks)

CATCH THE BEAT @ The Carlton Club (DJ Peril + guests)

LAUNDRY THURSDAYS @ Laundry Bar

…FRIDAY… 

THANDO + FULTON STREET @ Evelyn Hotel (Dec 13)

JUNGLE JUICE @ Dr Morse (Dec 13)

STEAM DOWN @ Radar (Dec 13)

LIME JAMS FT MRS WALLACE, LEWIS CANCUT AND PAZ @ Whitehart Bar (Dec 13)

LATINIDADES @ Bar Open (Rua + Transatlantico)

TRIBQU FT EMELYNE, IMAXX, LOU GEORGE, ZJOSO @ Angel Music Bar (Dec 13)

NGV FRIDAY NIGHTS: NEW YORK JAZZ AND THE GOLDEN AGE @ NGV (Dec 13)

LOVE SENSATION @ THE CURTIN (Dec 13) (ft Jennifer Loveless, Emma Stevenson, Beenak, Grouse Head, Mpl)

THE BARNEY MCCALL TRIO @ Uptown Jazz Cafe (Dec 13)

45 SHOOT OUT @ Section 8 (Dec 13)

ANOMALIA 02 – ROY MILLS, PHILLIPS HEAD, ESPACE NOIR, JAZZ @ LAzerpig (Dec 13)

MANOEUVERS FOR PURPLE HOUSE @ Colour (Dec 13)

CROWN RULER – BANG BANG FRIDAYS @ Ferdydurke

DJ KOZE @ Brown Alley (Dec 13)

DEAD PREZ @ The Night Cat (Dec 13)

FRIDAYS AT @ go go Bar (Dave Boots & Mr Lob hip hop / jazz / soul / funk)

TOM SHOWTIME Friday Aperitivo @ SPQR

MFG @ The Jazz Lab

LAUNDRY FRIDAYS @ Laundry Bar

FORMATION @ Lucky Coq

FRIDAYS @ Carlton Club

..SATURDAY…

TEYMORI + LUSH LIFE @ The Night Cat (Dec 14)

STRANGE TENANTS @ The Curtin (and the Moonhops)

ROYALTY NOISE TAKEOVER @ Section 8 (Dec 14)

BACON FAT @ Shady Lady (Dec 14)

KG @ Workers Club (with Francoistunes, Lheon)

TEK TEK ENSEMBLE AUSSIE HORROR 1972 XMAS BBQ & Video Launch @ Thornbury Bowls Club

DIGABLE PLANETS @ FLOW FESTIVAL Footscray Arts Community Center (Dec 14)

SPRING DJ TAKEOVER SATURDAYS @ The Retreat

MYCELIUM STUDIOS 5 YR CELEBRATION OPEN DAY + FUNDRAISER PARTY @ Mycelium Studios (Dec 14)

DAVID CHESWORTH, LUCIDA, CENTRE NEGATIVE @ Nighthawks (Dec 14)

KLUB KULAMPARA W QUE SAKAMOTO, MZ RIZK, BABA NOIR & BERKAY @ Colour (Dec 14)

CHARADES + :AFFINITY PRES CLAIRE MORGAN @ Sub Club (Dec 14)

WHOLE – PART TWO @ RADAR (Dec 14)

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

GOGO SATURDAYS Saturdays @ GoGo Bar  – DJs Get Bu$y &  Johnny

ANTHONY YOUNG(nz) @ The Catfish

THE LATE SHOW @ Revolver (This week: The Late Show ‘As We Know It’ LP Launch)

WORLD MUSIC SATURDAYS @ Alisha’s Cafe

…SUNDAY… 

MOODYMANN, MR G, JOHN JAMMIN COLLINS @ Sidney Myer Music Bowl (Dec 15)

ROISIN MURPHY @ Forum (Dec 15)

R&B BLOCK PARTY @ Bourke St Courtyard (Philly, Robbie Nyke + more!!)

HOODOO MAYHEM @ Bar Open (Front bar free 7-8pm)

DAREBIN CITY JAZZ ORCHESTRA @ Bar Open (upstairs late)

DOMINGO LATINO @ Sundays -The Night Cat

SUNDAY SMALLGOODS @ Bodriggy Brewing Co

JAZZ SUNDAYS @ Howler – 12th Birthday Edition

STRONG HANDSOME SUNDAYS @ Angel Music Bar

SUNDAY SESSIONS – SANTO SONIDO @ George’s

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE SUNDAYS @ The Horn

DAVE BOOTS Sundays @ Hawker hall (70’s soul, disco, jazz, funk)

REVOLVER SUNDAYS @ Revolver (Boogs, Spacey & guests)

 

COMING UP

 

DOWNUNDAGROUND LAUNCH @ The Gasometer (Dec 19)

100% PHAT XMAS JAM @ Section 8 (Dec 19) (DJ Total Eclipse, Dj Sizzle, Mrs Wallace, agent 86 + more)

SISTER WORKS: Sadiva & Naisha @ 303 Bar (Dec 19)

THE SEVEN UPS @ Yah Yah’s (Dec 20)

UNOFFICAL MEREDITH AFTERPARTY @ The NightCat (Dec 20)

OOLLUU @ Bar Open (Dec 21)

SUNSHINE & THE DISCO FAITH CHOIR XMAS PARTY @ The Night Cat (Dec 21)

30/70 COLLECTIVE FAMILY CHRISTMAS PARTY VOL 3 @ The Evelyn (Dec 21)

SURPRISE CHEF @ Howler (Dec 22)

JAMES BROWN FUNKY XMAS PARTY + 45 LAUNCH @ The Curtin (Dec 25)

NUTBUSH @ Bar Open (dec 27)

SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER @ The Night Cat (Dec 28)

SLOW GRIND FEVER #78 @ Bar Open (Dec 28)

NIGHT CAT LATIN NEW YEARS PARTY @ The Night Cat (Dec 31)

QUEEN OF HEARTS MARIACHI @ Bar Open (Dec 29)

SOUL A GO GO with Cookin on 3 Burners @ The Corner (Dec 31)

MELBOURNE SKA ORCHESTRA @ Memo Music Hall (Dec 31)

SENEGAMBIAN JAZZ BAND with ROYALTY NOISE @ Northcote Social Club (Dec 31)

SUN CYCLE @ Coburg Velodrome (Jan 1)

RIZKYS BLOCK PARTY NYD @ Section 8 (Jan 1)

ONE TRIBE NYD 2020 @ St.Kilda Bowls Club (Jan 1)

JON HOPKINS @ The Forum (Jan 4)

DANIEL ELIA’S LP Launch @ Northcote Social Club (Jan 4)

JAZZ PARTY Mondays @ The Curtin in January (Jan 6 +)

DANCE PARTY: DISCO INFERNO @ The Night Cat (Jan 10)

DAVID RODIGAN & CONDUCTA @ The Third Day (Jan 11)

FLYING LOTUS @ The Forum (Jan 25)

ADRIAN EAGLE @ Northcote Social Club (Jan 31) (Souled OUT)

NOAH SLEE @ Workers Club (Feb 1)

THIRD WORLD @ Max Watts (Feb 2)

FESTIVAL NO. 23 (Feb 7-9)

OPIO & CLOZEE @ The Forum (Feb 14)

STEVE LACY @ Max Watts (Feb 14)

KIWI FEST @ FCAC (Feb 15)

EZRA COLLECTIVE @ The Corner (Mar 6)

GEORGE BENSON @ The Palais (Apr 8)

GEORGE BENSON @ The Palais (Apr 9)

THE MELBOURNE SKA ORCHESTRA @ The Forum (May 1)

TICKETS 

 

SUN CYCLE @ Coburg Velodrome                                             $95

– CC DISCO, DJ SEINFELD, FLOATING POINTS (live), FREDDIE GIBBS, SAMPA THE GREAT, JAYDA G + Many more!
NEW YEARS DAY (January 1st)

ANIMALS DANCING NYD                                                              $120
– Lena Williams, Tim Sweeney, Tornado Wallace + LOADS more!
NEW YEARS DAY (January 1st)