MELBOURNE GIG GUIDE

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

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MELBOURNE GIG GUIDE

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

 

..MONDAY…

 

 

ANDREA KELLER CURATES THE COMPOSERS CIRCLE @ The jazzlab

PAUL WILLIAMSONS HAMMOND COMBO @ Rainbow Hotel

MELBOURNE POLYTECHNIC MUSIC @303 Bar

TWO GIRLS AND A BOY @ Little Foot 

DnB MONDAYS @ Horse Bazaar 

 

TUESDAY

 

MMW: SYNTH SALON @ Mess (Nov 21)

NOW.HERE.THIS. Tuesdays @ The Toff ( FEMME FUTURE in support of The Global Women’s Project with CLAUDIA JONES, TIARYN, SHANNEN WICK and CARLA TROIANO MUSIC & more and Late nights with CARL’S OS)

ANDREA KELLER TRANSIENT TUESDAYS @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

UNCOMFORTABLE SCIENCE Tuesdays @ Boney (Lachlan Mitchell + friends)

CONDENSED MILK Tuesdays @ Section 8

MAKE IT UP CLUB Tuesdays @ Bar Open

TOM TOM TUESDAYS @ Howler

MAKE IT UP CLUB @ Bar Open

BARNEY MCCALL @ The Jazzlab

 

…WEDNESDAY…

 

THE DO YO THANGS @ The Evelyn (nov Weds) 

THE AGE MUSIC VICTORIA AWARDS @ 170 Russell Street (Nov 22)

THE AFTERPARTY @ 170 Russell Street (Nov 22)

UNCOMFORTABLE SCIENCE playing the chords of AMY WINEHOUSE @ The Toff (Nov 22)

WILLIE DYNAMO @ Boney (nov 22)

BEDROOM SUCK RECORDS PRES TONI YOTZI @ St Pauls Cathedral @ Nov 22)

MMW: BARO, BIG WORDS, ESESE, NASTY MARS @ St Pauls Cathedral (Nov 22)

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

BOPSTRETCH Wednesdays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

THE ROOKIES Wednesdays @ Rooks Return

TAKE FIVE @ Section 8 (2nd Wednesday of the month) jazz & associated music with Mike Gurrieri and monthly guests.

CAN I KICK IT Wednesdays @ Horsebazaar 

MELLOWDIAS THUMP Wednesdays @ Boney

 (Ft Willy Dynamo + The Last Skeptik)

 

…THURSDAY…

 

NIINE @ Bar Oussou (Nov 16)

THE BEAST OF BRO CULTURE PANELIST DISCUSSION @ Never Mind Bar (Nov 16)

BEAT LAB SPECIAL GUEST ‘2ND THOUGHT’ @ Horse Bazaar (Nov 18)

SPANK AND LE FAG PRESENT POSTAL @ DR MORSE 

SOUL IN THE BASEMENT @ Cherry Bar (With DJs  and LIVE this week is THE BAMBOOS )

THE DROP @ Section 8 (ft OG, Jimmy Neptune, JPS, Nam & Rintrah)

THE VINYL FRONTIER Thurs @ Belleville (GSM, Collette & weekly guests)

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

SAUCE Thursday @ The Toff (Hancoq, Jarman + more )

SHAOLIN FUNK  Thursdas @ The Golden Monkey

BLACK CAESAR DJs @ SPQR

BE EASY Thursdays @ Workshop

MELBOURNE IMPROVISERS COLLECTIVE Thursdays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

FOOTNOTES @ Lounge (ft Edd Fisher, Manchild, Kovac & Casper Collins )

 

 

…FRIDAY…

 

I’M STILL HERE: A CELEBRATION OF MISS SHARON JONES @ The Curtin (Nov 17)

MMW: JULIANNA BARWICK, KATH BLOOM, DIVIDE & DISSOLVE @ St Paul’s Cathedral (Nov 17)

MR SCRUFF @ the Night Cat (Nov 17)

BACK TO THE LAB BOOK LAUNCH & EXHIBITION @ RVCA Gallery (Nov 17)

MJ COLE @ Brown Alley (Nov 17)

Dj BONE @ Lounge (Nov 17)

WAX MUSEUM SUBWAY SESSIONS FT BENNY BADGE, BARRY SUNSET + MORE @ Wax Museum (Nov 17)

MAROOCHYDORE IV FT ADRIAN, MALWARE, ZACH PM, THE CASS @ Dr Morse (Nov 17)

FRIDAYS IN NOVEMBER W BAYU & MOOPIE + SPECIAL GUESTS @ Rooftop Bar 

JAZZ BREW CAFE: AUDREY POWNE @ The Dock 

NORTHSIDE DJs Fridays @ SPQR

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

WHAT THE FUNK Fridays @ Purple Emerald

DJ SIMON LAXTON @ Edinburgh Castle

TRICK DOG SYNDICATE @ Catfish

 

..SATURDAY…

 

LAKE MINNETONKA @ Birds Basement (Nov 18)

MMW PRESENTS PATAPHYSICS LP LAUNCH + AUDEGO, SOVEREIGN TRAX @ The Curtin (Nov 18)

BELLEVILLE LATE NIGHTS: AUSECUMA BEATS @ Belleville (Nov 18)

CHRISTOPHER PORT @ Evelyn (Nov 18)

SKYLINE, SIMON J KARIS, @ Mesa Studio (Nov 18)

MELTING POT FT COCO BROWN, ARI ROZE, ELLE YOUNG + MORE @ Dingo’s (Nov 18)

CHANT DOWN SOUND @ Bar 420

SOUND SPACES: CHLOE ALISON ESCOTT, MAKIKO YAMAMOTO, MAGIC SEVEN @ Monash University Museum Of Art

PEGGY GOU, !!!, BOOGS VOITECK, MULTI CULTI @ Boney (Nov 18)

RUSH HOUR 20 YRS W ANTAL, HUNEE, SOICHI TERADA @ The Croxton – SOLD OUT (Nov 18)

20 YRS OF HYDROFUNK RECORDS @ The Workers Club (Nov 18)

DROP FRAME HYPERCOLOUR LP LAUNCH @ Grumpys (Nov 18)

INDIAN VOCAL WORKSHOP @ 1 St Helier St Abbotsford (Nov 18)

DIGGIN WITH DJ PATES @ SPQR

THE LATE SHOW Saturdays @ Revolver 

DJ MIKE GURRIERI & MATT NICO @ Magic Mountain

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 / Johnny 

LUCID @ Lounge 

TEXTILE SATURDAYS @ Lucky Coq

THE LATE SHOW @ Revolver

 

 

 

…SUNDAY…

 

YOTHU YINDI & THE TREATY PROJECT @ The Croxton (Sun 19)

MMW X STILL NOMADS X MZRIZK PRESENT SUNDAY SESSIONS FT THANDO, MAYA, OBSA + MORE @ St Pauls Cathedral (Nov 19)

HORNS OF LEROY @ The B.East (guests NKECHI ANELE, DARCY McNULTY, LUKE YEOWARD)

AUSECUMA BEATS RESIDENCY @ Oussoi

THE BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE @ The Horn

THE MELBOURNE JAZZ CO-OP COLLECTIVE @ The Jazzlab

SENEGAMBIAN JAZZ BAND Sundays @ Bar Oussou

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

SUNDAY SOIREE @ Joey Smalls (Matt Radovich & guests)

SLOUCHIN @ Windsor Castle Hotel 3pm-11pm (Mike Gurrieri & guests)

REVOLVER SUNDAYS @ Revolver (Boogs, Spacey & guests)

ROTATION SPRING DANCE @ Section 8

 

 

 

 

 

COMING UP

 

 

 

SISTER NANCY @ Laundry (Nov 23)

ZOO LANEWAY PARTY @ Section 8 (Nov 25)

APPROACHABLE MEMBERS OF YOUR LOCAL COMMUNITY @ Millennium Queen (Nov 25)

TALL BLACK GUY @ Belleville (Nov 25)

NAI PALM @ Max Watts (Dec 1)

SOUNDTRACK SESSIONS: COOKIN ON 3 BURNERS @ Arts Center (dec 1)

SOUNDTRACK SESSIONS: THE MELTDOWN @ Arts Center (dec 2)

GIZZFEST @ Melbourne Showgrounds (Dec 2)

AFRICAN MUSIC FESTIVAL @ Fed Square (Dec 9)

ESG & NO ZU @ The Night Cat (Dec 9)

NO ZU & ESG @ The Night Cat (dec 10) 

KLLO @ The Corner (Dec 15)

FREEDOM TIME @ Coburg Velodrome (Jan 1)

JORDAN RAKEI @ Corner Hotel (Jan 13)

THE INTERNET @ The Forum (Jan 31)

TICKETS

FREEDOM TIME FESTIVAL NYD                                     $110 (Cash only)

 

 

*+++ 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!).