Gigs, concerts, bands and music festivals in Melbourne

Melbourne this week

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    Thu 24 Jul Kelis will be bringing all the boys (and girls) to the yard (and by yard, we mean the Prince Bandroom), for her Splendour in... More details
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    Thu 24 Jul The Melbourne-born singer is promoting her first single, ‘Gone’, and debut album on a tour with stops in Melbourne,... More details
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    Thu 24 Jul If you’re missing out on Splendour this year, most of the acts are making the extra rounds in Melbourne. Our favourite... More details
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    Fri 25 Jul With two albums, four EPS and 8 singles down, the New York duo are finally bringing their psych-pop sound to Australia for the... More details
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    Fri 25 Jul Metronomy will be playing at the Forum after they hit Byron for Splendour in the Grass . The four piece's latest album Love... More details
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    Fri 25 Jul Now you will find when you search for Grouplove, the search results will yeild more from the indie-pop band and less NSFW... More details
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    Mon 28 Jul LA trio Foster the People are in town for Splendour in the Grass and while they are here they will be squishing in a... More details
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    27-28 Jul The 1975 may be a boy band from England, but they ain’t no One Direction. Sideshow dates have just been announced, following... More details
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    Mon 28 Jul The Melbourne Recital Centre will be hosting a year-long extensive program of chamber music that celebrates Melbourne's local... More details
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    01-31 Jul Now you can prolong your rock'n'roll merry-making for as long as you're still standing, because Cherry Bar – long the... More details
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    27-27 Jul Pawn and Co. are joining the Sunday sesh movement by launching a new night called Live Pawn. Not to get you confused –... More details

Melbourne music news & interviews

Pavilion Live

Pavilion Live is being billed as the new Palace

360: Utopia

A rather more zen Matt Colwell asks, 'What would the Beatles do?'


The ethereal Kiwi brother-sister duo will have you swooning

Something for Kate

A tour complemented by film, book and vinyl release

The White Album Concert

Which one's John? Who's most likely to have a Yoko?

Yah Yah's in July

Cherry and Yah Yah's are now forever linked in our hearts

Great Melbourne venues

The Punters Club

The Punters used to be the sort of venue that gave you character

The Palace

The Palace entertainment complex in St Kilda hosted some incendiary bands

The Old Greek

We pay tribute to the theatre synonymous with 1990s indie rock

Melbourne music festivals

Splendour in the Grass sideshows

There are plenty of sideshows to cure your FOMO


The finest neo-soul, hip-hop, and jazz tunes comes to Melbourne

One Electric Day

One Electric Day is returning with a classic all-Aussie line-up

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