MELBOURNE GIG GUIDE

MELBOURNE GIG GUIDE

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

 

..MONDAY… 

 

JAZZ PARTY @ The Evelyn

THE FOXYMORONS @ 303 Bar

ANDREA KELLER CURATES THE COMPOSERS CIRCLE @ The JAzzlab

SHMILING Mondays @ Section 8

PAUL WILLIAMSONS HAMMOND COMBO @ Rainbow Hotel

MELBOURNE POLYTECHNIC MUSIC @303 Bar

DnB MONDAYS @ Horse Bazaar

THE BORROWED TIME TRIO @ The Jazzlab

SYZYGY ENSEMBLE @ Melbourne Recital Centre

 

…TUESDAY…

 

DUMPLING n MASSAGE @ Horse Bazaar

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

UNCOMFORTABLE SCIENCE Tuesdays @ Boney (Lachlan Mitchell + friends)

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

MAKE IT UP CLUB Tuesdays @ Bar Open

TOM TOM TUESDAYS @ Howler MAKE IT UP CLUB @ Bar Open

PICKPOCKET @ The Jazzlab

 

…WEDNESDAY…

 

ABBEY HOWLETT & FRIENDS @ THe Evelyn

LUKE HOWARD TRIO @ The Jazzlab (Oct 17)

IMAGINING ABOLITION @ THe Gasometer (Oct 17 – DRMGNOW, Lady Lash Pataphysics + MOREMOREMORE)

BUTTERED LOAF @ Bar Open

BOPSTRETCH Wednesdays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

THE ROOKIES Wednesdays @ Rooks Return

LEWIS COLEMAN @ Gasometer

THE HANDELBARS @ Bar Open (front bar)

MYSTIC MOMENTS @ Section 8 (2nd Wednesday of the month) dance floor jazz with Mike Gurrieri and John Bailey.

BOHJASS @ 303 Bar

CAN I KICK IT Wednesdays @ Horsebazaar (open mic night!)

MELLOWDIAS THUMP Wednesdays @ Boney (w residents Geezy,Skomes + special guests)

 

…THURSDAY…

 

LEWIS COLEMAN @ The Gasometer (Oct 18) (ft Braille Face & Emma Ovenden)

NIINE’S DEBUT EP PARTY @ Evelyn Hotel (Oct 18)

B EL D AND THE TUESDAY PEOPLE @ The Penny Black (Oct 18)
KINKY MOVEMENT @ Onesixone (Oct 18)

SOUL IN THE BASEMENT @ Cherry Bar (this week with STRANGER SUITE and SQUID NEBULA + DJ Vince Peach)

MAGNETIC CITY Thursdays @ Whitehart Bar (FT  and Sophie McAlister, J’Nett, Lori and Jimi Dawg, this week: )

THURSDAY NIGHT JAZZ @ Galah

ANDREA KELLER AND THE TRANSIENTS @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

BLOW @ The Horn

THE VINYL FRONTIER Thurs @ Belleville (GSM, Colette)

BLACK CAESAR DJs @ SPQR

BE EASY Thursdays @ Workshop

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

 

…FRIDAY…

 

KYLIE AULDIST W BROOKLYN’S FINEST @ The Night Cat (Oct 19)

MIND VIBES W KARYME, FLYTRAMP, EARLJAM + BRYZONE_TBP @ Nevermind Bar (Oct 19)

COMPA @ Yours & Mine (Oct 19)

DJ LADY SOUL @ The Fox Hotel

BLUE NOTE ’60 @Paris Cat Jazz Club

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

WHAT THE FUNK Fridays @ Purple Emerald

TOM SHOWTIME Friday Aperitivo @ SPQR

RUA @ Open Studio

MFG @ The Jazz Lab

KYLIE AULDIST @ The Nightcat

 

..SATURDAY…

 

QUARTER STREET @ The Toff (Oct 20)

DONNY BENET @ The Corner (Oct 20)

COLLINGWOOD UNDERGROUND ROLLER DISCO @ Collingwood Underground Carpark (Oct 20)

EDD TIDE RECORDINGS – RURAL @ Section 8 (Oct 20)

TEKK DJZ JUKE THIS MF @ Grumpys (Oct 20) (ft Dj Kiti, Typhonic, Dj Dylan, Vanilla Snickers)

LOCAL KNOWLEDGE W WOZ, PUGILIST, EMELYNE @ The Sub Club (Oct 20)

THE CORETET – MONTHLY RESIDENCY @ The Penny Black (Oct 20)

FUNKY KINGSTON #3 @ Bar 303 (Oct 20)

NONFORM FT BAD AMBULANCE @ Loop (Oct 20)

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

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

LUCID @ Lounge (ft )

LOOMER @ Boney

DO THE JOB @ Ferdydurke (Micky Edwards and Guest)

THE KING LOUIS COLLECTIVE @ The Prince Public Bar

THE COCONUT CULB @ open studio

THE ROOKIES @ The Jazz Lab

SOLILOQUY @ Belleville

 

 

…SUNDAY…

 

DOMINGO LATINO @ THe Night Cat  (Calle Luna)

HAZY SUNDAZE – DAREBIN MUSIC FEAST EDITION – Chill Beats, Phat Bass @ Bar 303 (Oct 21)

THE CORETET – SUNDAYS IN OCT @ The Evelyn

PEPPERCORN JAZZ BAND @ Open Studio

BALKAN BRASS @ Farouk’s Olive

NEVER GIVE UP @ Ferdydurke (Danny OSX + guests)

GOSPEL SUNDAYS @ Howler

SENEGAMBIAN JAZZ BAND – OCTOBER RESIDENCY @ The Gasometer

THE MELBOURNE JAZZ CO-OP COLLECTIVE @ The Jazzlab

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

REVOLVER SUNDAYS @ Revolver (Boogs, Spacey & guests)

 

COMING UP

 

JAZZ PARTY @ The Evelyn (Oct – Mondayzzz)

ABBY HOWLETT @ The Evelyn (Oct – wednesdays)

FELABRATION TOUR @ Laogs, Nigeria (travel with STANI GOMA to Lagos!!) (Oct 15-22)

SHAPESHIFTER @ 170 Russell St (Oct 26)
SOUTHSIDE SOUL @ Kingston town Hall (Oct 26th)

MELBOURNE TECHNO COLLECTIVE 16 YEARS @ New Guernica (Oct 26)

RESPECT A TRIBUTE TO ARETHA FRANKLIN @ The Corner Hotel (Oct 27)

MAN MADE MOUNTAIN & ABBEY HOWLETT @ The Penny Black (Oct 27)

VERVE VOL 3 @ Belleville (Oct 27)

SLOW GRIND FEVER @ Bar Open (Oct 27)

ACID HOMMUS 3 @ Section 8 (Oct 28)

KALACOMA / ALON ILSAR / EMMA OVENDEN @ The Gasometer (Nov 1)

HAPPY WANDERER FESTIVAL (Nov 2-4)

CAMP SAMATOU @ Campaspe Downs Country Resort (Nov 3-6)
SOUL A GO GO @ The Night Cat (Nov 3)

STRICTLY VINYL @ Boney (Nov 3)

RESERVOIR STOMP @ Preston Reservoir Bowls Club (Nov 4)

GENERAL LEVY @ The Corner (Nov 4)

DIONNE WARWICK @ Palais Theatre (Nov 4)

OPIUO & SYZYGY ORCHESTRA @ The Forum (Nov 5)
DON LETTS IN CONVERSATION @ The Thornbury Theatre (Nov 6)

RAT CHILD @ The Evelyn (Nov 7)

LANEOUS @ The Evelyn (Nov 8)

DJ JAZZY JEFF @ The Prince (Nov 8)

ELEFANT TRACKS 20TH BIRTHDAY @ The Corner (Nov 9)

MOJO JUJU @ Howler (Nov 9)

CITY LOOP @ RMIT (Nov 10)

CHILDISH GAMBINO @ Sidney Myer Music Bowl (Nov 10)

JAMAICAN MUSIC & FOOD FESTIVAL @ Seaworks (Nov 11)

KAMAAL WILLIAMS @ The Corner (Nov 16) SOLD OUT

JEFF MILLS CINEMIX @ ACMI (Nov 16)

STRAWBERRY FIELDS (Nov 16-18)
JOHNSTON STREET FIESTA @ Johnston St (Nov 17)
BLUE BLACK BEATZ @ MMW (Nov 17)
JEFF MILLS THE TRIP @ ACMI (Nov 17)
MAD PROFESSOR @ The Evelyn (Nov 17)

BAKER BOY @ Northcote Social Club (Nov 18 – ALL AGES)
CIVIC SOUNDS LANEWAY FESTIVAL @ ACDC Lane (Nov 18)

LEON VYNEHALL @ MRC (Nov 19)
BAD GIRLS DISCO @ MMW (Nov 20)

OSAKA MONAURAIL @ The Caravan Club (Nov 20)

OSAKA MONAURAIL @ The Prince (Nov 21)

GILLES PETERSON, SWOOPING DUCK + MORE @ ACMI (Nov 21)

OSAKA MONAURAIL @ THE NIGHT CAT (Nov 22)

LORD ECHO @ Whitehart (Nov 22)

LA SAPE MMW @ Boney (Nov 22)

HONEY DIJON @ XE54 (Nov 22)

MAX GRAEF @ Fairfield Amphitheatre (Nov 24)

CARL COX, ERIC POWELL, CECE PENISTON & ROBIN S @ Seppeltsfield (Nov 25)

REGGIE WATTS @ Palais (Nov 25)

HARTS @ The Corner (Nov 29)

KIRA PURU @ Northcote Social Club (NOv 30)

ROYCE DA 5’9” @ Max Watts (Dec 21)

FREEDOM TIME FESTIVAL @ Coburg Velodrome (Jan 1)

LET THEM EAT CAKE @ WErribee Mansion (Jan 1)

THE FIRST @ Sidney Myer Music Bowl (Jan 1)

ANDERSON PAAK & THE FREE NATIONALS @ Festival hall (Jan 10)

LEON BRIDGES @ The Palais (Jan 14)

LAUREN HILL + NAS @ Sidney Myer Music Bowl (Feb 13)

*+++ 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!).