Music

Gigs, concerts, bands and music festivals in Melbourne

Melbourne this week

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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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    Thu 24 Apr Having spent the last two decades in well-known Celtic band the Ploughboys, Damian Howard has earned his reputation as a great... 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
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    Tue 29 Apr There are few voices that stand out in the endless sea of emerging artists, however John Newman’s does so with leaps and... More details
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    Tue 29 Apr The next of Musica Viva’s Coffee Concert series features Merlyn Quaife, Sally-Anne Russell and Nicholas Dinopoulos... More details
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    Wed 30 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 30 Apr It’s been two years since the indie twosome have played down under and now not only have they been confirmed for this... More details
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    30 Apr-01 May Off the back of his latest album To Be Loved , Michael Bublé is on his way to Oz, where we kinda love him (enough to give... 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 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 Club

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

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

Sebadoh

Welcome to the '90s, says Clementine Ford. It’s nice here...

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

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

Australian jazz festivals

Love jazz? Want to know where and when to get it?



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