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
LIVE bands are in BOLD + weekly/monthly DJ gigs as is.
all these gigs are soul / jazz / hip hop / reggae / electronic  / dub   etc…

…MONDAY…

FUNK JAM
Mondays @ 303 Bar

JAZZ PARTY
Mondays in April @ John Curtain downstairs

TWERKSHOP
Mons @ Workers Club
- Hip Hop Hotties present…DJ MAFIA

…TUESDAY…

UP UP AWAY
Tues in APRIL @ The Evelyn
- with Karate Boogaloo

JAZZ IN THE ATTIC
Tues @ Ferdy Durke

CONDENSED MILK
Tuesdays @ Section 8

MAKE IT UP CLUB
Tues @ Bar Open
- running weekly for 12 years, this night is about nurturing,   presenting and promoting avant-garde improvised music and sound   performance..

…WEDNESDAYS…

THE WAILERS, SLY & ROBBIE, THE TAXI GANG + more
23rd April @ 170   Russell St

LARRY GRAHAM
23rd April @ The Corner

MO SOUL
Weds @ Ding Dong Lounge
- DJ Vince Peach with soul bands…this week ……..

BOPSTRETCH
Wednesdays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe
- be-bop for Fitzroy!

MELLOW-DIAS-THUMP
Weds @ Ferdydurke
- Domonic Cazeaux and Geezy & Guests

RED BULL MUSIC ACADEMY presents THE DINNER SET
Wednesdays @ Revolver
- 7pm til late – guests…..

…THURSDAYS…

ECHO DRAMA
Thurs 17th April @ Bar open

JELLO
Thursdays @ Boney (downstairs)
 - KIRKIS, SILENT JAY + weekly special guests

SHAOLIN FUNK
Thursdays @ The Golden Monkey
- Francisco Tavares (vocals), Mark Amato (keys), Cliff Raux (drums),   and a whole host of special guest singers such as Angela Librandi, Jason Heerah, Jerson Trinidad, Susie Goritchan, and Sarah C.

SOUL IN THE BASEMENT
Thursdays @ Cherry Bar
- Pierre and Vince bring the funk and soul 9pm-5am with THE HARPOONS

CAMBODIAN SPACE PROJECT
Thurs 17th April @ Yah Yahs

SPARE GROOVE
Thurs @ Ferdy Durke
- LA POCOCK, Salmon BArrel & Dany Hotep

A SIDE – FUNK!
Thursdays @ The Go Go Bar
- Miss Goldie and DJ MANCHILD

BLOW
Thursdays @ The horn

BE EASY
every 2nd Thurs @ Workshop
- ARKS / THANKS…..

INNER CITY SOUNDS
every 2nd Thurs @ Workshop
- Matt Radovich, Nam, Peter baker, Mr George..…

…FRIDAYS…

KORA
Friday 18th of April @ The Espy
- Cocoa Jackson Lane, Ms butt, Blair Stafford

KC & THE SUNSHINE BAND + WAR
Friday 18th April @ Hamer Hall

SWAMP FUNK
Fridays @ The B.East
- with DJ NUI MOON and friends

THE CATFISH
Fridays @ The Catfish.
- this week its JULES BOULT & THE REDEEMERS

DAVE BOOTS
Fridays @ Go Go Bar
- Jazz and Beats

TURN OFF THE RADIO
Fridays @ The Golden Monkey
- Mz Rizk hosts as RADIO DJ’s play for fun… guest …

MOTION 3000
Fris @ Croft
- w/ LEWIS CAN CUT, Paz, Benny Badge, Doc Felix, Inkswel and more

…SATURDAYS…

INTERNATIONAL RECORD STORE DAY
Sat 19th April @ Northside Records (and every store!)
- Oscar key Sung, N’fa Jones + Remi, Miss Goldie, Lance Ferguson, Me…

OSCAR KEY SUNG
Sat 19th April @ h-w-l-r

DIAFRIX
Sat 19th @ The Espy
- DJ Prequel + more…

FREEKWENCY
Sat 19th  @ FerdyDurke
- with Inkswel, Amin Payne, M5K

MAYFIELD
Sat 19th @ Workers Club

PHIL NOY & THE TED VINING TRIO
Sat 19th @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

THE LATE SHOW
sats @ Revolver
- Ransom, Rex, Mr Moonshine, Lewis Can Cut and more!!

…SUNDAYS…

RIZKYZ BLOCK PARTY
April 20th @ Section 8
- Mz Rizk, Nate Flagrant, Cazeaux OSLO, AMIN PAYNE, Eddie Mac + more!

CARRIBEAN COOKOUT
April 20th @ Ferdydurke
- Jesse I < Sab C, Bahdoesa, LOTEK + more

INKSWEL
Sun April 20th @ New Guernica
- HARVEY SUTHERLAND, Rat & Co, Edd Fischer, Chestwig, North Pollard…

JEROME SYDENHAM
Sun 20 April @ Howler

THE LET YOUR HAIR DOWN GIRLS
Every Sunday in February @ The John Curtain FRONT BAR
- funky boogaloo for you and you and you

SUN DAZED
Sundays @ The Prince (downstairs)

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE
Sundays @ The horn
- ethiopian food and grooves 7pm, dig it..

QUARTER STREET ORCHESTRA
Sundays @ The Night Cat

SUNDAY FUNKY SOUL SESSIONS
Sundays @ Whole Lotta Love
- DJ AGOSTINO ‘SOUL LOCO’ SOLDATI

ROOF TO REEL – Special Late Show edition.
Sundays @ Rooftop.
Hosted by Edd Fisher.  + guests

SUNDAY SOIREE
Sundays @ I Know A Place
- Matt Radovich, Mike Gurrieri, Moonshine, Nam

B SIDE
Sundays @ Go Go BAr
- Miss Goldie

SUNDAY SOUL SESSIONS
Sundays @ The Avairy
-  Vince Peach and King 7 every sun 4 – 8pm

…COMING UP 2014…

LORDE Thur 24th April – sold out
COOKIN ON THREE BURNERS w KYLIE AULDIST Thurs 24th @ Bar Open
DISCO BOAT CRUISE w MONDO FREAKS Fri 25th April @ the boat!
PRESSURE DROP / JOHNNY LONGSHOT Fri 25th @ Bar Open
LORDE Fri 25th @ Festival Hall
BOOKER T JONES + VALERIE JUNE 25th April @ The Corner
KERBSIDE COLLECTION, KARATE BOOGALOO, PAPA G & THE STARCATS, MANCHILD & CHRIS GILL Sat 26th @ The Prince public bar
SIETTA 26th April @ NSC
OZOMATLI + CHARLI 2NA 26th April @ The Corner
L-THE FRESH LION Sat 26th @
HIATUS KAIYOTE Weds in May @ Howler
DJ PREMIER x PETE ROCK Fri 2nd May @ 170 Russell
Salmonella Dub Soundsystm + Stryka D (Heartical HiFi) + more Saturday, May 3at 8:00pm – 1:30am @ Rubix Funhouse
A.G. (d.i.t.c.) Sat 10th may @ The Laundry
LAURYN HILL Wed 21st May @ The Palais – SOLD OUT
LAURYN HILL Thur 22nd May @ Hamer Hall
NOSAJ THING Fri 27th June @ h-w-l-r

…MONDAY…

FUNK JAM
Mondays @ 303 Bar

JAZZ PARTY
Mondays in April @ John Curtain downstairs

TWERKSHOP
Mons @ Workers Club
- Hip Hop Hotties present…DJ MAFIA

…TUESDAY…

SASKWATCH INSTORE
Tues 15th April @ NORTHSIDE RECORDS
- tiki bar, DJ’s,

ERYKAH BADU + HIATUS KAIYOTE
Tues 15th April @ Palais Theatre

UP UP AWAY
Tues in APRIL @ The Evelyn
- with Karate Boogaloo

JAZZ IN THE ATTIC
Tues @ Ferdy Durke

CONDENSED MILK
Tuesdays @ Section 8

MAKE IT UP CLUB
Tues @ Bar Open
- running weekly for 12 years, this night is about nurturing,   presenting and promoting avant-garde improvised music and sound   performance..

…WEDNESDAYS…

SEUN KUTI & EYGPT 80
16th April @ The Recital Centre

MO SOUL
Weds @ Ding Dong Lounge
- DJ Vince Peach with soul bands…this week ……..

BOPSTRETCH
Wednesdays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe
- be-bop for Fitzroy!

MELLOW-DIAS-THUMP
Weds @ Ferdydurke
- Domonic Cazeaux and Geezy & Guests

RED BULL MUSIC ACADEMY presents THE DINNER SET
Wednesdays @ Revolver
- 7pm til late – guests…..

…THURSDAYS…

JELLO
Thursdays @ Boney (downstairs)
- KIRKIS, SILENT JAY + weekly special guests

SHAOLIN FUNK
Thursdays @ The Golden Monkey
- Francisco Tavares (vocals), Mark Amato (keys), Cliff Raux (drums),   and a whole host of special guest singers such as Angela Librandi, Jason Heerah, Jerson Trinidad, Susie Goritchan, and Sarah C.

SOUL IN THE BASEMENT
Thursdays @ Cherry Bar
- Pierre and Vince bring the funk and soul 9pm-5am with KYLIE AULDIST AND THE GLENROY ALLSTARS

SPARE GROOVE
Thurs @ Ferdy Durke
- LA POCOCK, Salmon BArrel & Dany Hotep

A SIDE – FUNK!
Thursdays @ The Go Go Bar
- Miss Goldie and DJ MANCHILD

BLOW
Thursdays @ The horn

BE EASY
every 2nd Thurs @ Workshop
- ARKS / THANKS…..

INNER CITY SOUNDS
every 2nd Thurs @ Workshop
- Matt Radovich, Nam, Peter baker, Mr George..…

…FRIDAYS…

NAI PALM
Friday 11th @ John Curtain

MILES BONNY
Friday 11th April @ H-w-l-r
- amin payne, Cazeaux OSLO + more!

SOUL SAFARI
Friday 11th @ Bar open
- launch of LIVE EP.

@PEACE + N’FA JONES
Friday 11th @ The Espy

SWAMP FUNK
Fridays @ The B.East
- with DJ NUI MOON and friends

THE CATFISH
Fridays @ The Catfish.
- this week its JULES BOULT & THE REDEEMERS

DAVE BOOTS
Fridays @ Go Go Bar
- Jazz and Beats

TURN OFF THE RADIO
Fridays @ The Golden Monkey
- Mz Rizk hosts as RADIO DJ’s play for fun… guest …

MOTION 3000
Fris @ Croft
- w/ LEWIS CAN CUT, Paz, Benny Badge, Doc Felix, Inkswel and more

…SATURDAYS…

JULIAN SAVAGE / JUKEBOX RACKET
Sat 12th @ Luwow

THE LATE SHOW
sats @ Revolver
- Ransom, Rex, Mr Moonshine, Lewis Can Cut and more!!

THE ATOMICS feat ELVIS ALJUS + DJ MANCHILD
Sat 12th @ The Prince public bar

SEVEN DAVIS JNR
Sat 12th @ Boney

CLEVER AUSTIN, TIGERMOTH & MIKE GURRIERI
Sat 12th @ Ferdydurke

…SUNDAYS…

THE LET YOUR HAIR DOWN GIRLS
Every Sunday in February @ The John Curtain FRONT BAR
- funky boogaloo for you and you and you

SUN DAZED
Sundays @ The Prince (downstairs)

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE
Sundays @ The horn
- ethiopian food and grooves 7pm, dig it..

QUARTER STREET ORCHESTRA
Sundays @ The Night Cat

SUNDAY FUNKY SOUL SESSIONS
Sundays @ Whole Lotta Love
- DJ AGOSTINO ‘SOUL LOCO’ SOLDATI

ROOF TO REEL – Special Late Show edition.
Sundays @ Rooftop.
Hosted by Edd Fisher.  + guests

SUNDAY SOIREE
Sundays @ I Know A Place
- Matt Radovich, Mike Gurrieri, Moonshine, Nam

B SIDE
Sundays @ Go Go BAr
- Miss Goldie

SUNDAY SOUL SESSIONS
Sundays @ The Avairy
-  Vince Peach and King 7 every sun 4 – 8pm

…COMING UP 2014…

KC & THE SUNSHINE BAND + WAR Friday 18th April @ Hamer Hall
KORA  Friday 18th of April @ The Espy
INTERNATIONAL RECORD STORE DAY Sat 19th April @ Northside Records (and every store!)
OSCAR KEY SUNG Sat 19th April @ h-w-l-r
RIZKYZ BLOCK PARTY April 20th @ Section 8
JEROME SYDENHAM Sun 20 April @ Howler
THE WAILERS, SLY & ROBBIE, THE TAXI GANG + more 23rd April @ 170   Russell St
LARRY GRAHAM 23rd April @ The Corner
LORDE Thur 24th April – sold out
COOKIN ON THREE BURNERS w KYLIE AULDIST Thurs 24th @ Bar Open
DISCO BOAT CRUISE w MONDO FREAKS Fri 25th April @ the boat!
LORDE Fri 25th @ Festival Hall
BOOKER T JONES + VALERIE JUNE 25th April @ The Corner
KERBSIDE COLLECTION, KARATE BOOGALOO, PAPA G & THE STARCATS, MANCHILD & CHRIS GILL Sat 26th @ The Prince public bar
SIETTA 26th April @ NSC
OZOMATLI + CHARLI 2NA 26th April @ The Corner
L-THE FRESH LION Sat 26th @
HIATUS KAIYOTE Weds in May @ Howler
DJ PREMIER x PETE ROCK Fri 2nd May @ 170 Russell
Salmonella Dub Soundsystm + Stryka D (Heartical HiFi) + more Saturday, May 3at 8:00pm – 1:30am @ Rubix Funhouse
A.G. (d.i.t.c.) Sat 10th may @ The Laundry
LAURYN HILL Wed 21st May @ The Palais
NOSAJ THING Fri 27th June @ h-w-l-r

+++ 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 gigs for the list (free  of course!).

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TRADING HOURS….generally speaking
MON 11 – 6PM
TUES 11 – 6PM
WED 11 – 6PM
THURS 11 – 7PM
FRI 11 – 7PM
SAT 11 – 6PM
SUN 12 – 5PM