MELBOURNE GIG GUIDE

What’s on this week? Check this list of happenings ~ LIVE BANDS are in BOLD + DJ gigs as is. Soul time….

.

.

.

 

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

 

TUESDAY… 

 

NOW.HERE.THIS. Tuesdays @ The Toff (this week TIARYN, SEVIVODA and MIKE GURRIERI + late nights with LOGO)

MIHRA Tues in August @ The Gasometer (upstairs) (Fundraiseresidency – w Mondegreen))

NICE MUSIC LAUNCH #2/TOM TOM TUESDAYS ft Hyperborea, Fia Fiell @ Howler 

MIKE CHECK 1..2..1…22. Tuesdays @ Ferdydurke (Mz RIzk 

CONDENSED MILK Tuesdays @ Section 8

MAKE IT UP CLUB Tuesdays @ Bar Open

 

…WEDNESDAY… 

 

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…  

 

COLD HANDS WARM HEART NIGHTFALL LAUNCH ft HTMLFlowers, Lucy Roleff, James Tom Thurs 25th August @ The Gasometer 

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

THINKING OF A MASTER PLAN Thurs 25th @ Grumpys Green (hosted by MORGANICS, Girl Demolition, Mono, Rebeca Jnaz, Angela Dexter + LOADS MORE!!)

PAUL WILLIAMSONS HAMMOND COMBO Thurs 25th @ 303 Bar

ARTURO O’FARRILL Thurs 24th @ Birds Basement

THE SEVEN UP DJS THurs 25th @ The Catfish

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

SHAOLIN FUNK  Thursdays @ The Golden Monkey

SOUL POWER feat MIKE STEVA @ Purple Emerald

INBTWN Every Thursday @ Section 8

TATAFU @ Greenwood Loft

BE EASY Thursdays @ Workshop

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

 

…FRIDAY…  

 

THE LALIBELAS Fri Aug 26th @ The Post Office hotel

THANDO Fri 26th @ There Retreat Brunswick

ARTURO O’FARRILL Fri 25th @ Birds Basement

DJ DEXTER Fridays in August @ Ding Dong lounge

MIGHTY DUKE & THE LORDS Thurs 26th Aug @ The Night Cat

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

Disco Awesome @ Greenwood Loft

WHAT THE FUNK Fridays @ Purple Emerald

 

…SATURDAY… 

 

KOI CHILD Sat 27th Aug @ Howler

SAN LAZARO LIVE Sat 27th Aug @ Belleville

PASSERINE SIGNLE LAUNCH Sat 27th Aug @ The Penny Black

SAM KEEVERS TRIO Sat 27th Aug @ The Uptown Jazz Cafe

ARTURO O’FARRILL Sat26th @ Birds Basement

BOHJASS Sat 27th @ 303 Bar

ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT Sat 27th @ Trak Lounge Bar

DISCOTRONIC Saturdays @ The Night Cat

LOST WEEKEND Saturdays @ Boney (Bobby Vibe) 

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

MIDNIGHT AFFAIR FT Midnight Tenderness & Winters Sat 20th @ Ferdydurke

 

SUNDAYS… 

 

BATTLE 8 HEAT #3:  Sun Aug 28th  @ Section 8

Foreign Brothers present MOMENTUM Sun 28th Aug @ The Evelyn (open MIC amazing HIP HOP jam)

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

ARTURO O’FARRILL Sun28th @ Birds Basement

DEL BARRIO Sun Aug 28th @ The Night Cat

SENEGAMBIAN JAZZ BAND Sundays  @ Bar Oussou (7.30pm)

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE Sundays @ The Horn

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

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

 

 

 

TICKETS

 

LARRY HEARD AKA MR FINGERS                                               $95

Sep 10 @ Melbourne Town Hall

 

 

 

…COMING UP 2016…

 

 

CLAIRY BROWNE Thursday 1st September @ The Toff

SESSIONS Thurs 1st @ Grumpys Green (live hip hop)

STRICTLY VINYL THE PARTY Fri Sept 2 @ The Great Britain Hotel

THE SOUL MINE, FRI Sep 2 9pm-late

KIDS OF AFRICA FUNDRAISER Sat Sept 3 @ Section 8

DJ PREQUEL Sat 9th Sept @ Boney

LOS CABRONES Sun 4th Sept @ The Night Cat

UNCOMFORTABLE SCIENCE Tuesdays in September @ Boney

THE DO YO THANGS Thurs Sept 8th @ The Gasometer

GAPPY RANKS Fri Sept 9 @ Belleville

SUNYSIDE Fri Sept 9th @ Grace Darling

FELA KUTI TRIBUTE NIGHT Sat 10th Sept @ The Evelyn

PLUTONIC LAB ‘DEEP ABOVE THE NOISE’ ALBUMN LAUNCH TOUR Sat Sept 10 @ TOFF IN TOWN

LARRY HEARD AKA MR FINGERS LECTURE Sep 9th @ The toff

LARRY HEARD AKA MR FINGERS Sep 10 @ Melbourne Town Hall

GL “Touch” Sept 10th @ Howler

A DRAW : A SYMPHONY by Tamil Rogeon Sept 22nd @ Hamer Hall

PICKPOCKET 23rd September @ The Gasometer

BROADWAY SOUNDS Fri 23rdSept @ THe john Curtain

A.B. ORIGINAL Thurs 29th @ The Workers Club

BLOCKHEAD Sat Oct 1 @ Corner Hotel

OSCAR KEY SUNG Saturdays in October @ Hugs N Kisses

HEARTS Oct 2nd @ The Corner

KINGFISHER 8th Oct @ The Northcote Social Club

CATCHIER Sun 9th Oct @ Prince Bandroom

TIKI TAANE Sun 16th Oct @ The Evelyn

KAYTRANADA Fri 21st Oct @ 170 Russell Street

NAI PALM Fri 28th Oct @ Kew Court House

KAYTRANADA Wed 26st Oct @ 170 Russell Street

LUKE HOWARD TRIO Wed Nov 30 @ Melbourne Recital Centre

 

 

 

 

 

+++ 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!).