MELBOURNE GIG GUIDE

 

MELBOURNE GIG GUIDE

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

 

..MONDAY… 

 

ANDREA KELLERS FIVE BELOW @ The Jazzlab (Feb 25)

DnB MONDAYS @ Horse Bazaar

 

…TUESDAY…   

 

DUMPLING n MASSAGE @ Horse Bazaar

NOW.HERE.THIS. Tuesdays @ The Toff (  and Late nights with  JAM BAND)

UNCOMFORTABLE SCIENCE Tuesdays @ Boney (Lachlan Mitchell + friends)

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

MAKE IT UP CLUB Tuesdays @ Bar Open (21st B’day Festival Program Jan 8,15,22,29)

TOM TOM TUESDAYS @ Howler

 

…WEDNESDAY…

 

SLAMALAMADINGDONG! FT MAGAN MAGAN @ The Melba Spiegeltent (Feb 27)

ELLE SHIMADA + GUESTS @ Evelyn (Wednesdays in Feb)

WONDERCORE WEDNESDAYS FEB @ The Curtin (This week – Nai Palm & Noriko Tadano)

JAZZ BAZAAR WEDNESDAYS @ Horse Bazaar (Audrey Powne++)

BOPSTRETCH Wednesdays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

THE ROOKIES Wednesdays @ Rooks Return

MYSTIC MOMENTS (NEW SPOT) @ Fifty Five Bar

 

…THURSDAY…

 

WILL VINSON TRIO @ The Jazzlab (Feb 21)

FIA FIELL, HONEY 2 HONEY, ECHO PARTY @ The Tote (Feb 21)

NEUROTIQ EROTIQ @ Lounge (Feb 21)

LIVE ELECTRONIC SHOWCASE 25 @ Swamplands Bar (Feb 21)

VOICE IMITATOR @ The Tote (Feb 21

HEXTAPE,ALISON WALKER,CLOUDY KU @ Crazy Arms (Feb 21)

WAT ARTISTS THURSDAYS IN FEB @ Section 8 (This week:Midnight Tenderness, Louis McCoy, Merve + special guest)

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

SOUL IN THE BASEMENT @ Cherry Bar (this week is Sex On Toast  + DJ Vince Peach)

JAZZ THURSDAYS @ Galah

ANDREA KELLER AND THE TRANSIENTS – Every Thurs @ Uptown Jazz Cafe

BLOW Thursdays @ The Horn

THE VINYL FRONTIER Thurs @ Belleville (GSM, Colette)

BLACK CAESAR DJs @ SPQR

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

HIP HOP THURSDAYS @ The Carlton Club

LAUNDRY THURSDAYS @ Laundry Bar

HIP HOP THURSDAYS @ The Carlton (Feb 21)

 

…FRIDAY…
JUNGLE BROTHERS INTERVIEW and TALK @ THe Evelyn (12-3pm)

ALOE BLACC @ Melbourne Zoo (Feb 22) (Kaiit & DJ CHris Gill)

FAT PICNIC @ BAr OPen (OGOPOGO and 8 Foot Felix)

AXED 4 @ Grumpy’s (DOCTOR TERROR, THE MASSACRE, POS, ENCRYPTER, SPEEDLOADER, JOR TERROR & NINJA GAIJIN)

MELBOURNE HIP HOP FESTIVAL @ The Evelyn (Jungle Brothers, Sunset Cities, KROWN, Curse Of Dialect, Lady Lash, Killer Hertz, RaraZULU + MORE) (Feb 22)

SUNSET SESSIONS: ABOUBACAR DJELIKE KOUYATE @ Miss Moses (Feb 22)

BASSLINE @ Radio Bar (Feb 22)

BUTTERNUT SWEETHEART ‘PAPER CUT’ TOUR W DARVID THOR @ Some Velvet Morning (Feb 22)

TAPE LOOP @ Loop (Feb 22)

COMMON GROUND + OVERPAST: VALENTINO MORA @ Lounge (Feb 22)

SLEEP DEP PRES:KLL SMTH, WHITEBEAR, COPYCATT, HERZELOYDE @ 24 Moons (Feb 22)

DJ BORING @ Glamorama (Feb 22)

PUBLIC OPNION AFRO ORCHESTRA @ The Curtain (Feb 22)

THE FIRST DROP @ Dr Morse (Feb 22)

DJ LADY SOUL @ The Fox Hotel

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

TOM SHOWTIME Friday Aperitivo @ SPQR

RUA @ Open Studio

MFG @ The Jazz Lab

WAX POETS @ Red Betty (DJs: Lego, Hawk I, Maars and Marcus Tallawah)

LAUNDRY FRIDAYS @ Laundry Bar

FORMATION @ Lucky Coq

FRIDAYS @ Carlton Club

 

..SATURDAY…

 

SUNSET CITIES INSTORE PERFORMANCE @ NORTHSIDE RECORDS (Feb 23) (with 2nd THOUGHT and ZIMA) (feb 23)

ZEITGEIST FREEDOM ENERGY EXCHANGE @ The Eastern (Feb 23)

CHELSEA WILSON IN ‘THE CHASING GOLD SUITE’ @ Melbourne Recital Centre (Feb 23)

SANTA TARANTA @ Open Studio (Feb 23)

DJ JNETT, UMUT + FRIENDS @ The Nest (Feb 23)

STICKY MUSIC @ Dr Morse (Feb 23)

COLLEGE OF KNOWLEDGE SATURDAYS – PLUG 7 TAKEOVER @ Howler (Feb 23)

THE CABLE TIES BALL @ Corner Hotel (Feb 23)

PIU DISCO @ The 86 (Feb 23)

COOL ROOM 4TH BDAY W KATE MILLER @ Dance Room (Feb 24)

THE SEVEN UPS @ Eltham Jazz, Food & Wine Festival (Feb 23)

LIJUKA/QUADRIFID @ The Jazzlab (Feb 23)

COOKIN ON 3 BURNERS @ Howler (Feb 23)

MOOPIE B2B JESS SNEDDON @ Lazerpig (Feb 23)

KURT & HORATIO @ Dingo’s (Feb 23)

KIM COOK & SHERI QUIRK @ Think Thornbury (Feb 23)

CAMP COPE W DRMNGNOW & HEXDEBT @ Reverence Hotel (Feb 23)

PRIME TIME DAY NIGHT SERIES: GAME 3 @ Section 8 (Feb 23)

WAX’O PARADISO @ Fairfield Amphitheatre (Feb 23)

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

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

ANTHONY YOUNG(nz) @ The Catfish

THE LATE SHOW @ Revolver (ft)

LOOMER @ Boney

ZEDSIX @ The Jazz Lab

WORLD MUSIC SATURDAYS @ Alisha’s Cafe

EXPOSURE 001 @Red Betty (70mg, Volcano Relief Fund, DJ Kit, Hot ’n’ heavy)

CRATE DIGGER RECORD FAIR @ Howler

LAUNDRY SATURDAYS @ Laundry Bar

 

…SUNDAY…

 

MATE, DIGITAL AFRIKA, KYE, BIGOA CHUOL @ Fairfield Amphitheatre (Feb 24)

3RRR BBQ DAY @ Triple R (Feb 24) (DRMGNW + Kee-ANN + MORE)

REFUGE RECORDINGS PRE SECRET INTERNATIONAL, SONDRIO & MO FUNK @ Glamorama (Feb 24)

YI-LYNN, RUBY LOU, GOLDEN EYE @ Post Office Hotel (Feb 24)

VERVE VOL.4 DAY PARTY @ The Penny Black (Feb 24)

BABA SPRITZ SUNDAYS FEB @ Crazy Arms (Feb 24)

STABLE SERIES PRES TRAUMER @ Revolver (Feb 24)

MJC PRES JOSH KELLY TRIO @ The Jazzlab (Feb 24)

STATIC W DJ KITI & D-REX @ Lounge (Feb 24)

DAYDREAMS @ The Gasometer (Every Sunday till April 14)

PIKNIC ELECTRONIK @ Sidney Myer Music Bowl (Every Sunday till Feb 24) (This week Nina Kraviz + more)

JAZZ SUNDAYS @ Howler

SUNDAY SESSIONS – SANTO SONIDO @ George’s

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE SUNDAYS @ The Horn

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

REVOLVER SUNDAYS @ Revolver (Boogs, Spacey & guests)

CHEWIN THE FAT FEB @ House Of Plants

 

COMING UP

 

ROCK-A-BYE BABY FT ELLA THOMPSON @ Fitzroy Town Hall (Feb 28)

JOSH KELLY BASEMENT SESSIONS RESIDENCY WEDNESDAYS @ Grace Darling

BASTARD AMBER + ALIEN @ The Penny Black (Feb 28)

NOCTURNAL: THE AVALANCHES (DJ SET) + KAIIT, CHELA, CHUNKY MOVE, BEBE @ Melbourne Museum (Mar 1)

PANG FAMILY @ The Penny Black (Mar 1)

CHILDREN OF ZEUS @ Northcote Social Club (Mar 1)

ECHO DRAMA LP LAUNCH @ Cheery Bar (Mar 1)

FEM FUNK PARTY FT EMILIA @ The Night Cat (Mar 1)

RENEE GEYER @ Birds Basement (Mar 2)

STRICTLY VINYL PARTY @ Angel Music Bar (Mar 2)

SYDNEY RD STREET PARTY @ Penny Black (Mar 3) (ft Teymori, Raw Humps, Close Counters, Abbey Howlett + more)

HEARTICAL HI-POWA @ Sydney Rd St Party (Mar 3)

THE INTERNET @ Melbourne Zoo (Mar 3)

I HOLD THE LIONS PAW + GUESTS @ The Brunswick Green (Mar 5)

COFI & WVR BVBY @ Penny Black (Mar 6)

SPEAK ON IT NO.3 – MENTAL HEALTH: HIP HOP & SPOKEN WORD NIGHT @ Loop (Mar 6)

MESSY MAMMALS MARCH RESIDENCY @ The Evelyn (Mar 6)

ZIGGY ZEITGEIST @ Bar Oussou (Mar 7)

FORMATION: INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY @ Section 8 (Mar 8)

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY @The Gaso Upstairs (Mar 8)

SISTERS OF SOUL – INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY @ Geddes Lane (Mar 8)

RITUAL FT AARTI JADU, LOSUMO, TIANA KHASI, KANE, RARA ZULU @ The Cactus Room (Mar 8)

BMF HIGH TIDE POOL PARTY – JNETT, MC RIZK + LADY LANGERS @ Brunswick Baths (Mar 9)

BMF: SOPHIE GROFY, KILIMI, VIC AUGUST, GIFUERO JONES+ KVKA @ Brunswick Mechanics Institute (Mar 9)

QUEENS OF THE 90’s @ The Night Cat  (Mar 8)

CUMBIA MEETS SKA @ Newport Bowls Club (Mar 10)

AMP FIDDLER @ The Espy (Mar 10)

MAYFIELD ‘UNPLUGGED’ @ the Paris Cat (Mar 14)

THE DEANS OF SOUL @ The Night Cat (Mar 16)

FAT FREDDYS DROP FT LADI 6 @ THE Forum (Mar 15/16 SOLD OUT + Mar 17)

JAY ROCK @ The Croxton (Mar 19)

RECORD STORE DAY @ The worlds Record Stores.

MSHELL NGDEGEOCELLO @ MRC (Apr 24)

GEORGE CLINTON & PARLIAMENT @ The Forum (April 25)