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…

FATHER JOHN MISTY @ Melb Recital Centre (Mon 24th July)

RAG N BONE MAN @ 170 Russell (Mon 24th July)

SIMONA – WIND IT UP FT NULL, TT SKTLS & ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING @ Northcote Social Club (July 17)

ANDREA KELLER CURATES THE COMPOSERS CIRCLE @ The jazzlab

PAUL WILLIAMSONS HAMMOND COMBO @ Rainbow Hotel

MELBOURNE POLYTECHNIC MUSIC @303 Bar

TUESDAY

NOW.HERE.THIS. Tuesdays @ The Toff ( HORATIO LUNA & more  , and Late nights with LOGO)

ANDREA KELLER TRANSIENT TUESDAYS @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

UNCOMFORTABLE SCIENCE Tuesdays @ Boney (Lachlan Mitchell + friends)

GALLERY Tuesdays @ Ferdydurke (live acts + MZ RIZK)

CONDENSED MILK Tuesdays @ Section 8

MAKE IT UP CLUB Tuesdays @ Bar Open

TOM TOM TUESDAYS @ Howler

UNCOMFORTABLE SCIENCE @ Boney

…WEDNESDAY…
ALLYSHA JOY’S JUKEBOX LAUNCH ft @ Belleville

MELLOW DIAS THUMP Wednesdays @ Boney (Geezy, Skomes + special guest)

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

THURSDAY

JAZZ PARTY ‘Flowers’ SINGLE LAUNCH @ The NIGHT CAT (Thur 20th July)

BONOBO + ROMARE @ The Forum (July 20/21)

CUT COPY @ The Croxton (July 20)

THE TESKEY BROTHERS @ The Corner (SOULED OUT)

COLOMBIAN INDEPENDENCE DAY PARTY @ Bar Open (July 20)

JUICE BEATS @ The Retreat hotel

SOUL IN THE BASEMENT @ Cherry Bar (With DJs VINCE PEACH and PIERRE BARONI) this week is ECHOPLEX

THE VINYL FRONTIER Thurs @ Belleville (GSM, Collette)

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

BUFFALO GALS @ Hugs n Kisses

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

SHAOLIN FUNK  Thursdays @ The Golden Monkey

BLACK CAESAR DJs @ SPQR

THE DROP @ Section 8 (with Jordan Dennis)

BE EASY Thursdays @ Workshop

MELBOURNE IMPROVISERS COLLECTIVE Thursdays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

…FRIDAY…

GERTRUDE ST PROJECTION FESTIVAL OPENING PARTY (July 21)

THE TESKEY BROTHERS @ The Corner (SOULED OUT)

THE MELTDOWN @ THe Night Cat (with Astro & THe Ages) EARLY SHOW finish at 11:30

ZILLANOVA @ THE NIGHT CAT (Fri July 21)

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE @ THE B.EAST (Fri July 21)

HORNS OF LEROY & THANDO @ BAR OPEN (Fri July 21)

BONOBO + ROMARE @ The Forum (July 20/21)

ROMARE @ Francis28 (July 21)

NORTHSIDE DJs Fridays @ SPQR

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

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

WHAT THE FUNK Fridays @ Purple Emerald

GLOBAL SAFARI @ Belleville (Eddie Mac with Keito & Kyohei)

Re-Up @ New Guernica

..SATURDAY…

BILLY DAVS & the GOOD LORDS @ THE NIGHT CAT (Leaps and Bounds Closing Party) (Sat 22 July)

ZOE K @ THe Night Cat (late show midnight til 3am)

CUMBIA LUNAR @ The Gasometer (Amaru Tribe, New Monos + MUCH MORE)

THE TESKEY BROTHERS @ The Corner (SOULED OUT)

45 SESSIONS @ Wonderland (37 Chapel St) (Mr Lob and OBLIVEUS)

PJ MORTON @ Bird’s Basement (Sat 22 July)

DIGGIN WITH DJ PATES @ SPQR

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

SUNDAY

PJ MORTON @ Bird’s Basement (Sunday 23rd July)

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)

MIKE GURRIERI & GUESTS @ Windsor Castle Hotel 3pm-11pm

RUMBEROS @ The Night Cat

COMING UP

SIGUR ROS @ Margaret Court Arena (July 27)

KRAKATAU (Hear My Eyes Live Score) @ The Comedy Theatre ((Aug 10)

KOOYEH @ The Night Cat (Aug 4th)

AESOP ROCK @ The Corner (Sep 30)

BATCHELORS FROM PRAGUE @ The Night Cat (Oct 6)

 

*+++ 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!).