Gigs, concerts, bands and music festivals in Melbourne

Melbourne this week

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    Tue 22 Apr He's has been held responsible for ushering the likes of Jeff, Jimmy Page and Eric Clapton into the world of... More details
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    Tue 22 Apr Iron and Wine’s fifth album Ghost on Ghost is not only the most elaborately-orchestrated album released under the name:... More details
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    Tue 22 Apr The smooth-sounding John Mayer is stopping into Melbourne during his national tour of blues and roots festivals. After making... More details
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    Wed 23 Apr Alistair, which artists are you particularly looking forward to seeing share a mic at Bella Union? I am so pumped about... More details
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    Wed 23 Apr Three illustrious musicians from Australia bring their classical/chamber sound to the audiences of Melbourne. The Sutherland... More details
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    Thu 24 Apr She's recently joined the likes of Russell Crowe as "one of those NZers we're going to claim as our own" and with good reason:... More details
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    Thu 24 Apr Garage rock duo Dark Fair have joined the Tote's rambunctious brood of regulars. In anticipation of their debut EP, the band... More details
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    Thu 24 Apr After an impressive decade-long career as violinist for the likes of Bon Iver, Soko, Gotye, and Amanda Palmer, Indiana Avent... More details
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    Sat 26 Apr 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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    Sat 26 Apr The man whose name you have to sing instead of simply say, Jason Der-ru-lloo, will be returning to Australia in 2014. Derulo... More details
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    Sat 26 Apr This collaborative show from Peter and Jimmy Cupples is not just another musical family affair. With Peter’s serious soul... More details
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    Sun 27 Apr When the word went out via social media that Collingwood’s Gasometer had suddenly closed down, Melbourne musos and punters... More details
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    Mon 28 Apr Stacey Kent's smooth jazz vocals and melancholic bossa nova are like something out of film noir: a black-and-white world of... More details

Melbourne music news & interviews

Brody Dalle

The leather-larynxed frontwoman returns with her first solo album

Mark Opitz

The super producer has as many solid gold yarns as platinum hits

The Presets

The Presets collaborate with the Australian Chamber Orchestra

Great Melbourne venues

The Old Greek

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

The Club

An innocuous door in Collingwood opened up into a joint fitted out for rock'n'roll

The Punters Club

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

Gig Reviews - Did you go? Leave your own review...


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The 1975

The 1975 put on a sideshow to best showcase their '80s-style indie-pop

Avicii: True Tour

Sweden's young prince of EDM unleashes his True tour

Melbourne music festivals


Cherry Bar's James Young on the event he hopes will redefine festivals

Groovin' the Moo: Bendigo

Groovin' The Moo line-up announced! Lookee here

Music festivals to get excited about

Hoards of festivals are happening in February and March

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