MELBOURNE GIG GUIDE

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

..MONDAY… 

KELELA @ 170 Russell (Jan 15)

PAUL WILLIAMSONS HAMMOND COMBO @ Rainbow Hotel

MELBOURNE POLYTECHNIC MUSIC @303 Bar

TWO GIRLS AND A BOY @ Little Foot

DnB MONDAYS @ Horse Bazaar

ANDREA KELLER’S 5 BELOW @ The Jazzlab

…TUESDAY…

NOW.HERE.THIS. Tuesdays @ The Toff ( & more and Late nights with BLUME)

THE RUCKMAN BROTHERS @ The Evelyn

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…

BONDWOMAN @ The Evelyn (wedges in Jan)

KARDAJALA KIRRIDARRA LIVE @ Triple R (Jan 17)

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 (open mic night!)

MELLOWDIAS THUMP Wednesdays @ Boney

 

…THURSDAY…

SOUTHERN SOUNDS FT REMI, LOSSLESS, SEZZO SCOT @ Northcote Social Club (Jan 11)

SWOOPING DUCK @ Cheery Bar (Thursdays in Jan)

PKE, MARIA MOLES & ADAM HALLIWELL, FUNC-TIONAL ZERRO, SKUEUE @ Grace Darling Hotel (Jan 11)

HYDE, JANNAH QUILL, PAPAPHILIA, DIELO TRUDA, DJ NO @ Yarra Hotel Abbotsford (Jan 11)

MZ RIZK presents GALLERY @ Ferdydurke (f)

THE DROP @ Section 8 (Live Music Safari Edition)

THE VINYL FRONTIER Thurs @ Belleville (GSM, Colette & 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

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

…FRIDAY…

AFRICA ARISING FT FABOO SUNJAH @ Ferdydurke (Jan 12)

VISIONS FT JAALA, HTML FLOWERS, CLOSET STRAIGHTS @ The Curtin (Jan 12)

BULLHORN @ The Workers Club (the seven Ups)

HOWIE LEE @ Howler (Jan 12)

BECO DO SAMBA @ Loop (Jan 12)

NORTHSIDE DJs Fridays @ SPQR

WAX MUSEUM FRIDAY NIGHTS IN DEC @ Rooftop Bar

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

..SATURDAY…

JORDAN RAKEI @ Corner Hotel (Jan 13)

POSITIVELY POSITIVE PRES:JUMP START MY HEART W EVELYN @ Whitehart Bar (Jan 13)

STACKS ON FESTIVAL @ CERES (Bullhorn + many more!!)

HUMON MZAK W ROZA TERENZI,LXDN & MOKILOK @ Rubix (Jan 13)

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…

SUNSET SOUNDS FT THE BAMBOOS & JAZZ PARTY @ Central Park East Malvern

MESSY MAMMALS @ Yarra Hotel (Sundays  in Jan)

HEARTBEATS SESSION #7: ITCHY GROOVE TAKEOVER & CARLS OPERATING SYSTEM @ Whitehart Bar (Jan 14)

THE MELBOURNE JAZZ CO-OP COLLECTIVE @ The Jazzlab

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)

COMING UP

PASTA UNITY @ The Evelyn (Jan 15)

MATTHEW HAYES X RHYS NEWLING ‘A PERMANENT REVOLUTION @ Long Play (Jan 18)

GOODY’S HIFI PRESENTS:STEPPER @ Boney (Jan 18)

MAYFIELD CHAPEL SUMMER SESSIONS @ Chapel Off Chapel (Jan 18)

BASSEKOU KOUYATE & NGONI BA W THE SENEGAMBIAN JAZZ BAND @ Howler (Jan 18)

KILLER HERTZ @ The Evelyn (Jan 21)

JACOB DE GAYE @ The Toff (Jan 28)

THE INTERNET @ The Forum (Jan 31)

ANDERSON PAAK @ 170 Russell St (Feb 7) SOLD OUT

TOKIMONSTA @ Max Watts (Feb 9)

GENIUS OF J DILLA @ Belleville (Feb 10)

BOB MARLEY BIRTHDAY BASH @ The Corner (feb 10)

CHRONIXX (JA) @ The Corner (Feb 22)

FUNKIN THE BAY VIII space disco!!!! @ a boat in docklands (Feb 24th)

LEE FIELDS & THE EXPRESSIONS @ The Corner Hotel (Mar 6)

TANK & THE BANGAS @ Howler (Mar 7)

BIG BOI @ 170 Russell st

TICKETS

FUNKIN THE BAY VIII space disco!!!! @ a boat in docklands (Feb 24th)
(Chris Gill, DJ PERIL, DJ ANYA, Lady Langers + more TBA                    $55

*+++ 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!).