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

 

JAZZ PARTY MONDAY NIGHTS @ The Curtain (all month!)

ANDREA KELLER CURATES THE COMPOSERS CIRCLE @ The jazzlab

PAUL WILLIAMSONS HAMMOND COMBO @ Rainbow Hotel

MELBOURNE POLYTECHNIC MUSIC @303 Bar

TWO GIRLS AND A BOY @ Little Foot

DnB MONDAYS @ Horse Bazaar

LAKE MINNETONKA @ The Evelyn

TUESDAY
THURTEEN & THE P FUNK ALL STARS @ Belleville (Eddie Mac and Jimmie James) free!!

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

ANDREA KELLER TRANSIENT TUESDAYS @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

UNCOMFORTABLE SCIENCE Tuesdays @ Boney (Lachlan Mitchell + friends)

CONDENSED MILK Tuesdays @ Section 8

MAKE IT UP CLUB Tuesdays @ Bar Open

TOM TOM TUESDAYS @ Howler

MAKE IT UP CLUB @ Bar Open

BARNEY MCCALL @ The Jazzlab

 

…WEDNESDAY…

 

GEORGE CLINTON & PARLIAMENT FUNKADELIC @ THe Palais

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

 

SOUL IN THE BASEMENT @ Cherry Bar (With DJs  and LIVE this week is FULTON STREET)

THE DROP @ Section 8 (ft Turtle Jones, JPS, Nam, Rintrah)

THE VINYL FRONTIER Thurs @ Belleville (GSM, Collette)

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

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

SHAOLIN FUNK  Thursdays @ The Golden Monkey

BLACK CAESAR DJs @ SPQR

BE EASY Thursdays @ Workshop

MELBOURNE IMPROVISERS COLLECTIVE Thursdays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

FOOTNOTES @ Lounge (ft  )

 

…FRIDAY…

KYLIE AULDIST @ The Spotted mallard (Sept 22)

HOUSE OF BEIGE @ SECTION 8 (Remi and Sensible J dj’ing 5 – 8pm)

SOUTHSIDE SOUL @ Kingston City Hall

I LOVE DANCEHALL @ Brown Alley

KATACHFIRE @ 170 Russell St (Sept 22)

CLAUDIA JONES @ Brown Alley

ENTROPY QUARTET @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

POSITIVELY POSITIVE & EDDIE MAC @ Belleville

VIBRAPHONIC ORCHESTRA @ Bar Open (With CLUSTERFUNK)

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

HOTEL INTERNATIONALE @ Belleville (Eddie Mac with guests)

RE-UP @ New Guernica

 

..SATURDAY

 

SATSUMA @ Northcote Social Club

DJ BONNITA & MAKIM & MOONAH LINKS @ The Toff

DAVID CHESWORTH, SKY NEEDLE & GREGOR @ The Toff

TEXTILE SATURDAYS @ Lucky Coq

THE LATE SHOW @ Revolver

BOHJASS @ 303

DANCING IN THE STREET – A TRIBUTE TO MOTOWN @ Satellite Lounge

NEON CITY PILOT 7” LAUNCH @ Workers Club

THE ROOKIES @ The Jazzlab

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

LUCID @ Lounge

 

SUNDAY
REVOLVER SUNDAYS @ Revolver (Boogs, Spacey & guests)

ROTATION SPRING DANCE @ Section 8

DIA DE LOS MUERTOS @ Bar Open

THE REBELLES @ St.Kilda Memo

ADAM SIMMONS @ Bar Open

TONY GOULD QUARTET @ The Jazzlab

KILLER HERTZ @ The Evelyn

CARINO SON @ The Lomond

CITY SOUL REVUE @ The Drunken Poet

ALARIIYA @ Spotted Mallard

LANEOUS @ The Horn

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

 

COMING UP

NORTHSIDE DJs @ Dr Morse (Sep 28)

ARTIE STYLES QUARTET @ Bar 303 (Sept 28)

MIKE DUNN @ 24 Moons (Sep 28)

AESOP ROCK @ The Corner (Sept 30)

SLOW GRIND FEVER @ Bar Open (Sep 30)

BATCHELORS FROM PRAGUE @ The Night Cat (Oct 6)

CLUB COCO @ Banana Peach (Oct 6)

LUKE HOWARD @ MRC (Oct 6)

PHIL STROUD & RINGS AROUND SATURN @ Hugs & Kisses (Oct 6)

SOUL A GO GO 10TH BIRTHDAY @ Bella Union (Oct 7)

SASKWATCH @ The Corner (Oct 21)

BILLY DAVIS @ Max Watts (Nov 4)

RONI SIZE, FABIO & GROOVERIDER @ 170 Russell (Nov 6)

BRIAN ELDORADO & THE TUESDAY PEOPLE @ The Evelyn (Nov 6)

THE DO YO THANGS @ The Evelyn (nov Weds)

JAZZ PARTY @ The Croxton (Nov 11)

RUSH HOUR 20 YEARS @ The Croxton (Nov 18)

DRAKE @ Rod Laver (nov 18)

DRAKE @ Rod Laver (nov 20)

THE AGE MUSIC VICTORIA AWARDS @ 170 Russell Street

SISTER NANCY @ Laundry (Nov 23)

ZOO LANEWAY PARTY @ Section 8 (Nov 25)

NAI PALM @ Max Watts (Dec 1)

GIZZFEST @ Melbourne Showgrounds (Dec 2)

AFRICAN MUSIC FESTIVAL @ Fed Square (Dec 9)

ESG & NO ZU @ The Night Cat (Dec 9)

KLLO @ The Corner (Dec 15)

FREEDOM TIME @ Coburg Velodrome (Jan 1)

 

 

*+++ 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!).