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…

Live gigs are in BOLD

 

 

..MONDAY…

 

REBETIKO mondays @ Belleville

303 YARRA BANKS JAM NIGHT @ 303

MORELAND CITY SOUL REVIEW @ Union Hotel Brunswick

 

…TUESDAY… 

 

TOMTOM FT SCRAPS, FIRST BABOON CIVILIZATION Tuesday June 28th @ Howler

LAKE MINETONKA Tues in June @ The Toff

CONDENSED MILK Tuesdays @ Section 8

MAKE IT UP CLUB Tuesdays @ Bar Open

BRANDY June 21st @ Hamer Hall

 

...WEDNESDAY...

 

30/70 Wednesdays in JUNE @ The Toff

MELLOW DIAS THUMP Wednesdays @ Boney (Cazeaux Oslo, Geezy, Skomes + weekly guests)

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

BOP STRETCH Wednesdays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe 

THE ROOKIES Wednesdays @ Rooks Return 

 

 …THURSDAY…  

 

THE BAMBOOS & KYLIE AULDIST 10 year FUNKiversary together @ SOUL IN THE BASEMENT @ Cherry Bar (With DJs VINCE PEACH and PIERRE BARONI) 

PHARAOH SANDERS 23rd @ Birds Basement

LANEOUS Thurs 23rd Jun @ Boney

NGAIIRE Thurs June 23rd @ Northcote Social Club

HYPERBOREA (full band trio) @ Post Office Hotel

SUGAR FED LEPARDS Thurs @ Workers Club

LUKE HOWARD TRIO @ Bennett’s Lane

JACKIE WINTER  Thursdays in June @ The Tote (upstairs) 

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

SHAOLIN FUNK  Thursdays @ The Golden Monkey

SOUL POWER feat MIKE STEVA @ Purple Emerald

SILVER LININGS (Live) @ AZURE NIGHTS @ Lounge

TATAFU @ Greenwood Loft

BE EASY Thursdays @ Workshop

AZURE NIGHTS Thursdays @ Lounge (DJs Collette, Geezy & guests)

HALLIWELL/MOLES/FOGARTY/WILDE @ THE POST OFFICE HOTEL 12TH MAY

 

…FRIDAY…  

 

PUBLIC OPINION AFRO ORCHESTRA Fri 24th June @ The Curtin (w The Fabric and DJ Manchild)

PHARAOH SANDERS 24th @ Birds Basement

TRINITY ROOTS Fri 24th June @ Northcote Social Club

THE SUGARCANES June 24th @ THe Workers Club

NICO NIQUO/DYLAND MICHAEL/CORIN (live av) June 24th @ Long Play

SINISTER JAZZ June 24th @ Section 8

SOUTHSIDE SOUL June 24th 8pm @ Kingston City Hall, Moorabbin

AIN”T THAT A GROOVE late Fridays @ Ding Dong w DJ Manchild & guests

PRINCE CELEBRATION Fri @ Cherry Bar

TRICK DOG SYNDICATE Fri @ Catfish

Beautiful Swimmers @ The Mercat

Disco Awesome @ Greenwood Loft

Fridays @ The Night Cat

WHAT THE FUNK Fridays @ Purple Emerald

 

...SATURDAY.

 

EMERGE IN YARRA: NHATTY MAN & GARA “SELAM” EP LAUNCH Sat 25TH @ Multicultural Arts Victoria Inc.

NGAIIRE Sat 25th @ Northcote Social Club SOLD OUT

PHARAOH SANDERS 25th @ Birds Basement

RIZKYZ HIP HOP HIGH TEA Sat 25th @ Belleville

BEAT LAB PRESENTS TATAKAI VOL1:BEAT BATTLE Sat 25th @ Horse Bazaar

AFROCAN Sat 25th @ The Sub Club

CLAUDIA JONES FT MILDLIFE Sat 25th @ Hugs & Kisses

DISCOTRONIC Saturdays @ The Night Cat

LOST WEEKEND Sats @ Boney

Los Tres @ Joey Smalls

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

 

…SUNDAYS… 

 

COMMUNITY CUP Sun 26th June @ Elsternwick Park (Total Giovanni, The SugaCanes and MORE!)

JOSUE Sun 26th June @ The Evelyn

PHARAOH SANDERS 26th @ Birds Basement

PUBLIC OPINION AFRO ORCHESTRA Sun 26th June @ Fed Square (3pm)

DJ ANDREW YOUNG Sundays @ TRUMPY (646 high St) soul 45s

MELBOURNE JAZZ CO OP PRESENTS Sundays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

SUNDAYS SOUL SESSIONS Sundays @ Purple Emerald

SENEGAMBIAN JAZZ BAND Sundays  @ Bar Oussou (7.30pm)

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE Sundays @ The Horn

LATINO SESSION Sundays  @ The Penny Black  – 3pm feat Sambrazuca

MORELAND CITY SOUL REVIEW Sunday 19th @ Union Hotel (Brunswick)

CHORO Sundays @ The Everleigh  – live Brazilian music with Doug De Vries & Tamil Rogeon)

B SIDE Sundays @ Go Go Bar – Miss Goldie / Daniel Harvey

VINYL REHAB @ Lounge – DJ Solecto & Mike Gurrieri

MPMA @ Glamorama – Mr Pitiful & weekly guests

HUNG UP Sundays @ Ferdydurke – DJ Dave Boots

WAXONWAXOFF Sundays @ Lucky Coq

 

…COMING UP 2016…

 

MOJO JUJU Thurs 30th June @ Northcote Social Club

AIA TRIO – ARTI JADU & MATT COLDRICK Thurs June 30th @ 34 Breese St Brunswick

DJ PIERRE July 1st @ New Guernica

LEAPS & BOUNDS HIPHOP SHOWCASE FT FORTUNES,OUTSIDE INN,MAN MADE MOUNTAIN,HIGH TEA Fri July 1 @ The Night Cat

The Bombay Royale July 2nd @ The BEAST

TLB Sat 2nd July @ The Evelyn 2:30 till 7pm.

ZAMBA BOSSA BRAZILIAN PARTY July 3rd @ Penny Black

FRIDA Mondays in July @ The Evelyn

SOUL IN THE BASEMENT 16th BIRTHDAY with Kylie Auldist and The Sweethearts Thurs 14th @ Cherry Bar

LEVINGSTONE 14th July @ The Grace Darling

CALENTURA with JOSE MARQUEZ 16th July @ THe Sub Club

JOSEPH LIDDY & THE SKELETON HORSES Sat 16th @ The Gasometer (upstairs)

LEON BRIDGES Tues 19th July @ The Forum SOLD OUT

LEON BRIDGES Wed 20th July @ The Forum SOLD OUT

SAN LAZARO LP LAUNCH July 21 @ The Gasometer

THE INTERNET Tues 26th July @ 170 Russell St

THE INTERNET Wed 27th July @ 170 Russell St

HOLLIE SMITH Wed 27th July @ The Toff IN Town

THE INTERNET Sun 31st July @ 170 Russell St

NAI PALM Sun Aug 3rd @ The Gasometer

DD DUMBO Fri 5th Aug @ Northcote Social Club

STEEL PULSE Sat 20th Aug @ Max Watts

OSCAR KEY SUNG Sats in October @

KAYTRANADA Fri 21st Oct @ 170 Russell Street

KAYTRANADA Wed 26st Oct @ 170 Russell Street

TICKETS

CALENTURA with JOSE MARQUEZ 16th July @ The Sub Club

with GIO GARCIA, Chris NG and Jnett

$20

 

+++ 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!).