This weeks gig Aug 15th

Another big week of gigs coming at you this week… with world renowned guitar player Albert Lee stopping in at the basement on Thursday night with local guitar hero James Southwell. Actually the basement seems to have really come through with the goods this week with a huge fest on Saturday featuring a whole heap of local bands and talent and on Sunday Aussie metal giants Psycroptic dropping by as well with locals Inhuman Remnants supporting.

 

Thursday 16th Aug

Dalmacia EP Launch @Transit with Signs and Symbols, Powder Blue, Lefty and HYG EVENT LINK

Albert Lee @ The basement – legendary guitar player (ex Eric Clapton) with support from James Southwell EVENT LINK

Lachlan Mackenzie Quartet @Smiths Alternate EVENT LINK

Friday 17th Aug

Perverts Again @ Phoenix Perverts Again (USA) with Dog Name, AAF and New Age Group EVENT LINK

Rage Against the Machine / Pearl Jam tribute night @The Basement EVENT LINK

Hekka @Smiths Alternate EVENT LINK

Saturday 18th Aug

Death by Carrot @Smiths Alternate EVENT LINK (1pm Show)

Ricky Force @ The Pot Belly EVENT LINK

DOPE RIFF FEST @ the Basement – Killer line up of local talent, bands and dancers including: HYG, The New Party, Mule, Odysseus Reborn, Second Sun, HighView, Death By Carrot, The Barren Spinsters, Sarky Bastard , Flash Anthem, Empress Eyrie, Siân Brigid, Lizzy Van Der Kray EVENT LINK
8pm

Sunday 19th Aug

Psychroptic @ The basement – Australian Death metal band Psychroptic with supports Archspire (USA) and Inhuman Remnants (act) EVENT LINK

Lanks @ The Transit EVENT LINK

Monday 20th Aug

Magic Rob @ Phoenix (Botleg session gig) with MOG, Gregs Intervention and Alec Randles EVENT LINK

 

 

This week in gigs! August 8th

As another weekend of gig going and general merriment draws upon us its time to suss out what’s going on this weekend! Here’s what we’ve found:

Pick for the biggest party of the week would have to be Giants of Metal pt 2 at the Basement, these things tend to sell out (or at least come close) so make sure you book in advance if you intend to go!!!

WEDNESDAY 8th Aug:

Charlotte and the Harlot @ Phoenix w/ Ride for Rain, Slow Dial and Lefty

FRIDAY 10th Aug:

Giants of metal @ the Basement: featuring local bands doing covers of metal greats such as Metallica, Slayer, Korn and Black Sabbath EVENT LINK

Tired Minds, Snake Pit, Fatalist, Masochist and Fight Milk @ The Phoenix

Zambezi Sounds @ Smiths Alternative Bookshop EVENT LINK

SATURDAY 11th Aug:

Panik , Clarity of Chaos, Mattershpere and Psionic Tide @ The Basement EVENT LINK

Slagatha Chistie CD Launch @ The Phoenix w/ Turn South, Sarky Bastard and Jamie Leone EVENT LINK 

Motherfunk @ The Transit w/The Wumpaz, Nic Cage and the Bad Seats EVENT LINK

Dane Overtone & The Joy Williams Band @ Smiths Alternate Bookshop EVENT LINK

MONDAY 13th Aug:

Bootleg sessions at the Phoenix EVENT LINK

 

THIS WEEKS GIGS 1st Aug

Another week of awesomeness comin’ at you … And great to see another sold out show at The Basement! There’s some life in our local (touring level) bands yet! Also The waterfront in Moyura is getting into the action once again, providing an excuse to exercise the time honoured tradition of pissing off down the coast for the weekend.

Thursday 2nd August

Viktor Rufus @ Smiths Alternate(jazz) EVENT LINK

Friday 3rd August

Cancer Council Fundrasier @ the Transit Bar feat: Chud, Red Arja, Fatt Controller and Space Party EVENT LINK

The Fuellers @ The Pheonix (Pub Games of Stupidity) EVENT LINK

The Preatures @ The Basement (sold out) EVENT LINK

 

Saturday 4th August

Hiddent intent/ Hostel / Inebriator and Clarity of Chaos @The waterfront hotel, Moyura (Metal gig) EVENT LINK

Regurgitator @ The Basement w/ Glitoris and The Stress of Leisure EVENT LINK

Zackerbilks @ Smiths Alternate EVENT LINK

Gen A@ The Transit Bar (Taxonomy CD Launch) with Neon Honey and The Kingstons EVENT LINK

 

 

Monday 6th Aug

Bootleg Sessions @The Pheonix feat: Electric Tommy Johnston, MOG, Mach81, Hannah Blackburn EVENT LINK