Tag Archives: Melbourne

Mick Thomas’ Roving Commission Announce New EP & Christmas 2018 Dates

Treasured Australian alt-folk outlier Mick Thomas and his band The Roving Commission have just announced the forthcoming Boxing Day Drive EP and his traditional string of pre-Christmas dates across the country.
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Photo Gallery : Australian Americana Music Honours at Thornbury Theatre, Melbourne – 11 October 2018

Photographer: Peter Coates

Australian Americana Music Honours at Thornbury Theatre, Melbourne – 11 October 2018
Photographer: Peter Coates

Australian Americana Music Honours at Thornbury Theatre, Melbourne – 11 October 2018
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Greta Van Fleet – Announces ‘March Of The Peaceful Army’ 2019 Australian Tour

Greta Van Fleet, one of the most buzzed-about new rock bands today, announces the “March of the Peaceful Army” World Tour and initial headline dates for 2019.
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Photo Gallery : Joshua Hedley & The Hedliners + Courtney Marie Andrews at The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne – 9 October 2018

Photographer: Peter Coates – www.facebook.com/InsideEdgePhotography

Joshua Hedley & The Hedliners at The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne – 9 October 2018
Photographer: Peter Coates

Joshua Hedley & The Hedliners
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Double J’s BANG ON to record podcast LIVE in Melbourne for first time at Thornbury Theatre – Oct 2018

Double J’s BANG ON is heading to Melbourne for our first ever live show in the city!

Join co-hosts Zan Rowe & Myf Warhurst as they transform their weekly podcast for a live audience at Darebin’s Music Feast, hosted at the Thornbury Theatre on Sunday October 21. Now in its 22nd year, Darebin Music Feast encompass 120 events across 26 different venues, thoughtfully curated to showcase a diverse swathe of artists and musicians.

Zan & Myf say “Ever since we did our live show in Sydney last year as part of Yack Festival, people have been asking ‘When are you going to bring it to Melbourne?’. Now, we’ve finally been able to make it happen, and at a beautiful venue… We don’t want to spoil it, but let’s just say we have some very fun things planned.”

Watch all the action unfold from 3pm as they bang on about the week’s biggest stories in music, art, life and stuff. If it’s anything like Bang On Live in Sydney last November, it’ll bring the Bang Fam together from across the country for farshun, laughs and surprises galore. You can listen back here – http://www.abc.net.au/radio/programs/bangon/ep42-bonus/9260048

Special guests to be announced.

Myf and Zan will also be speaking at OzPod in Melbourne in October about all things Bang On. OzPod is the ABC’s Podcast Conference, a one-day event taking place in Melbourne on Wednesday 17 October at ACMI, Melbourne – book tickets at http://www.abc.net.au/events/ozpod/

BANG ON LIVE

Sunday, October 21
3pm
Thornbury Theatre, Melbourne

For ticket info – https://thornburytheatre.oztix.com.au/Default.aspx?Event=93185

Listen to Double J on the triple j app on your mobile, digital radio, on Channel 200 on your digital TV and online at doublej.net.au

Thirsty Merc announce Summer 2018 Tour!

With summer(time) just around the corner, Thirsty Merc are picking up the keys and getting ready to hit the road again, starting with headlining the 20th anniversary of the iconic Deni Ute Muster on Friday, 28 September through to New Year’s Eve in Far North Queensland.
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Tour News : Ben Ottewell – Solo Acoustic Tour Australia November 2018


Ben Ottewell, singer and guitarist of English indie band Gomez, has announced he will be returning to Australia for his fourth solo tour of Australia in November.

Ben will play dates in Brisbane and Hobart plus multiple dates in Sydney and Melbourne. All dates are on sale now.
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Tour News : SKILLET Australian Tour – November 2018

SKILLET lets their music speak the loudest. That’s how the quartet has cemented its place as one of the 21st century’s most successful rock bands. Selling over 11 million units worldwide, the Wisconsin quartet have received two GRAMMY® Award nominations and won a Billboard Music Award for the platinum-certified Awake. Their double-platinum single “Monster” was “the 8th most streamed rock song of 2015” with a total of 57 million plays (and counting) on Spotify and would earn the distinction of becoming “the best-selling digital single in the history of Christian Music.” 2013’s Rise landed at #4 on the Billboard Top 200 upon release and received resounding and eclectic acclaim from the likes of USA Today, New York Times, Revolver Loudwire, and more. It’s been a long wait, they were last in Australia back in 2011, but finally they return!

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Port Royal – Brisbane’s Vintage Rock n Rollers ‘Love, Passion, Satisfaction’ Tour 2018

Port Royal, Brisbane’s rock n roll kings, are set to continue their epic tour in support of their just released EP, Love, Passion, Satisfaction.
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Phil Collins – ‘Not Dead Yet: Live!’ Australian Tour

Global music legend Phil Collins is set to make his long-anticipated return to Australia with his Not Dead Yet: Live! tour, presented by TEG Dainty. The 5-date tour kicks off on Saturday 19 January at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium, followed by Sydney’s Qudos Bank Arena on Monday 21 January, Adelaide Oval on Friday 25 January, RAC Arena (formerly known as Perth Arena) on Monday 28 January and Melbourne’s AAMI Park on Friday 1 February.
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