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SCOTT BRADLEE'S POSTMODERN JUKEBOX

SCOTT BRADLEE'S POSTMODERN JUKEBOX

THU 3 SEP @ 7PM

7pm Doors & DJ // 7:45pm Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox

There is a very good possibility that many of you have seen or heard of the terrific musical collective known as Postmodern Juke Read more

THE WHITLAMS

THE WHITLAMS

Supported by Perry Keyes + Tim Wheatley

FRI 4 SEP @ 8PM

The Whitlams’ success has always been about the emotional clout of the songs, so it was no surprise when demand rocketed for the performances where the songs were presented without their rock adornm Read more

THE GANGSTERS' BALL 2015

THE GANGSTERS' BALL 2015

Supported by The Velvet Set + Aurora Kurth + Zelia Rose + Sina King + Richard Vegas & Julia Madotti + Acrobatica + Kali Retallack + more

SAT 5 SEP @ 7:30PM

Australia’s biggest and longest running Cabaret, Vaudeville, Burlesque, Swing Dancing & Fancy Dress event

Now in its sensational Read more

THE STORY SO FAR + MAN OVERBOARD

THE STORY SO FAR + MAN OVERBOARD

Supported by Relentless + Vices

SUN 6 SEP @ 7PM

Highly celebrated Californian punkers THE STORY SO FAR are joining forces with New Jersey’s MAN OVERBOARD to make their hug Read more

JOSHUA RADIN

JOSHUA RADIN

Supported by David Lazarus

THU 10 SEP @ 8PM

Hailing from Ohio, USA, Joshua Radin is a singer songwriter who is well loved all over the world. Read more

MEG MAC

MEG MAC

FRI 11 SEP @ 7PM

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THE SMITH STREET BAND present I LOVE LIFE FESTIVAL

THE SMITH STREET BAND present I LOVE LIFE FESTIVAL

Supported by Andrew Jackson Jihad + Iron Chic + The Sidekicks + Oslow + Hannahband

SAT 12 SEP @ 6PM

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TKAY MAIDZA

TKAY MAIDZA

Supported by Willow Beats + Porsches + L.K. McKay

SUN 13 SEP @ 4:30PM

Just days after dominating the Splendour in th Read more

KATCHAFIRE

KATCHAFIRE

FRI 18 SEP @ 8PM

Back by popular demand, Katchafire is set to grace Aussie shores bringing warm reggae vibes and new music

“They transformed the place into a freedom-founded club where the only rule was to enjoy th Read more

CIRCA SURVIVE

CIRCA SURVIVE

Supported by PVRIS

SAT 19 SEP

Whether listening to a Circa Survive album or attending a live show, one thing remains constant; the experience is both exh Read more

SEBASTIAN BACH

SEBASTIAN BACH

Supported by The Art + In Hydes Shadow

WED 23 SEP @ 8PM

Known as the Original Voice of SKID ROW, SEBASTIAN BACH is one of the finest front men to come out of the late 80’s / early 90’s with one hell of a voice, he is considered musical royalty and an p Read more

AS IT IS (UK) + WITH CONFIDENCE

AS IT IS (UK) + WITH CONFIDENCE

26 SEP @ 7:30PM (18+)
27 SEP @ 4:30PM (U18)

As It Is have announced they will be making Read more

RAE SREMMURD

RAE SREMMURD

FRI 2 OCT @ 8:30PM

At long last, emerging rap superstars RAE SREMMURD announce headline shows in Melbourne and Sydney in addition to their previously announced appearances at Listen Out festival in September and October Read more

BEHEMOTH + WATAIN + BÖLZER

BEHEMOTH + WATAIN + BÖLZER

SAT 3 OCT @ 8PM

Black masses, congregate and lay witness to the blasphemous writings and aural rituals of the Australian Satanist. Read more

MARCELO

MARCELO

SUN 4 OCT @ 4PM

Just turned 18 year old Sydney singer songwrit Read more

TIJUANA CARTEL

TIJUANA CARTEL

FRI 9 OCT @ 8PM

Fans of Tijuana Cartel won’t be surprised to hear the lads have gone Gonzo. Read more

HELLOWEEN

HELLOWEEN

Supported by LORD + Darker Half

FRI 16 OCT @ 8PM

When you think of Power Metal, one of the first bands that come to your mind is the German Legends Helloween

It’s not just a coincidence – they’ve played countless festivals all over the glo Read more

KISSCHASY

KISSCHASY

Supported by Luca Brasi

SAT 17 OCT @ 7:30PM

KISSCHASY stand tall as one of the most successful and beloved Australian rock acts of the 00’s, and it is with equal parts great excitement and heavy hearts that the band announce their final tour. Read more

THE FALL

THE FALL

Supported by Gold Class

WED 21 OCT @ 8PM

Seminal English group THE FALL will return to Australia this October

A peerless and totally original group The Fall and its leader Mark E Smith have a place as one of the most pre-eminent groups in Read more

JHENÉ AIKO

JHENÉ AIKO

THU 22 OCT @ 7:30PM

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MELBOURNE SKA ORCHESTRA

MELBOURNE SKA ORCHESTRA

FRI 23 OCT @ 8PM

Riding on a high after their debut album release, Melbourne Ska Orchestra (MSO) return triumphant with the new single ‘SATELLITE’ – Lifted from their forthcoming sophomore album “Sierra-Kilo-Alpha” Read more

THE RIPTIDE MOVEMENT

THE RIPTIDE MOVEMENT

THU 29 OCT @ 8PM

Signed to Universal Records last year, The Riptide Movement are riding a wave of success from Ireland into Europe, the USA and now Australia

For a nation of just four million inhabitants Ireland pu Read more

ANATHEMA

ANATHEMA

Supported by The Veil + Glass Ocean

FRI 30 OCT @ 8PM

“Joy, pleasure, pain, looking around the audience you could feel it all” – Metal Obsession

Following an incredibly successful first tour of Australia in August 2014, Anathema are set to retu Read more

SWEATY HALLOWEEN

SWEATY HALLOWEEN

Supported by JAI WOLF + Yolanda Be Cool + Crooked Colours + Mickey Kojak + Porsches

SAT 31 OCT @ 9PM

Sweat It Out Music and Falcona are proud to present one very Sweaty Halloween

Taking over the Metro Theatre this Halloween Saturday 31st of October will be a number of Sweat’s finest accompanied by Read more

THE PAPER KITES

THE PAPER KITES

Supported by Patrick James

FRI 6 NOV @ 8PM

Melbourne indie folk quintet, The Paper Kites are hitting the road with an extensive national twelvefour album tour

Havi Read more

DUNCAN TRUSSELL

DUNCAN TRUSSELL

Supported by Johnny Pemberton

SAT 07 NOV @ 8:00PM

DUNCAN TRUSSELL the voice behind wildly popular podcast Duncan Trussell Family Hour, heads down under this November, to perform for his ‘dear, sweet, beautiful Australian friends’ for the first Read more

NAUGHTY BY NATURE

NAUGHTY BY NATURE

FRI 13 NOV @ 8PM

One of the biggest breakout acts in hip hop, Naughty By Nature have spent 20 years securing their status as one of the legendary giants of hip-hop

The Grammy Award Winning trio, have successfully m Read more

SALMONELLA DUB

SALMONELLA DUB

Supported by Laughton Kora

SAT 14 NOV @ 8PM

Salmonella Dub return for their first live Australian shows since Peates Ridge in 2012

The band will be joined by Laughton Kora and guests to perform at Melbourne’s Prince of Whales in St Kilda a Read more

THE BRIAN JONESTOWN MASSACRE

THE BRIAN JONESTOWN MASSACRE

Supported by Masco Sound System

THU 19 NOV @ 8PM

25 YEARSTHE SILVER JUBILEE TOUR 2015

Australian audiences need no introduction to The Brian Jonestown Massacre or to their enigmatic musical director Anton Newcombe. Read more

THE SCREAMING JETS - Rock ‘n’ Roll Rampage

THE SCREAMING JETS - Rock ‘n’ Roll Rampage

FRI 20 NOV @ 8PM

Australia’s Premier Rock & Roll Outfit, The Screaming Jets return for their biggest national tour in over a decade

With a swag of new tunes, The Screaming Jets will be hittin’ the highways and Read more

BRITISH INDIA

BRITISH INDIA

Supported by Tired Lion

SAT 21 NOV @ 7PM

Riding high on the success of their fifth album Nothing Touches Me, British India will embark on a national tour to close 2 Read more

LAGWAGON

LAGWAGON

Supported by The Flatliners + Mixtape For The Drive

SAT 28 NOV @ 8PM

Having already toured their latest album, Hang across America and Europe, Santa Barbara punk rockers, Lagwagon are finally ready to set stages ablaze across Australia this November

Bred from the lo Read more

RATATAT

RATATAT

THU 3 DEC @ 8PM

The multi-dimensional Ratatat are back cruising the superway and finally throttle the overdue absence as this way they now come

The long awaited album Magnifique comes after time off drifting throu Read more

UNKNOWN MORTAL ORCHESTRA

UNKNOWN MORTAL ORCHESTRA

Supported by Las Tetas

FRI 4 DEC @ 7:30PM

Just announced for Meredith Music Festival, Unknown Mortal Orchestra – the Portland via New Zealand outfit fronted by psychedelic visionary Ruban Nielson – will return to Australia for a run of na Read more

SHELLAC

SHELLAC

TUE 8 DEC @ 8PM

Shellac’s formation was completed when Bob Weston moved to Chicago in 1992 and joined drummer Todd Trainer and guitarist Steve Albini who had already been playing together. They played their first Read more

GOAT + KING GIZZARD AND THE LIZARD WIZARD

GOAT + KING GIZZARD AND THE LIZARD WIZARD

Supported by The Orb

WED 9 DEC @ 8PM

It is with great excitement we announce that KING GIZZARD & THE LIZARD WIZARD are coming back home to tour Australia in December

It is with even greater excitement that we can announce they are al Read more

YELAWOLF

YELAWOLF

THU 10 DEC @ 8PM

Yelawolf was born Michael Wayne Atha in Gadsden, Alabama: a small town encircled by a region drenched in musical tradition. Read more

UNWRITTEN LAW

UNWRITTEN LAW

Supported by Grenadiers

FRI 11 DEC @ 8PM

San Diego melodic punk rock stalwarts Unwritten Law return to Australia for their Love Is The Law tour this December, with very special guests, Adelaide’s The Grenadiers

Formed in Poway, Californ Read more

JAMES REYNE

JAMES REYNE

Supported by Moving Pictures

SAT 23 JAN @ 8PM

Two iconic Australian acts team up for massive national tour

With his unfailing commitment to touring, James Reyne is set to deliver the ultimate summer double bill, hitting the road with Mo Read more

SHORT STACK

SHORT STACK

SAT 30 JAN @5:30PM

Short Stack are taking their third album on the road with the Homecoming Tour

With six national sell-out tours under the Read more

THE STRANGLERS

THE STRANGLERS

SUN 17 APR @ 7:30PM

Seminal stars of the 70s/80s Brit-punk movement THE STRANGLERS are making their way to Australia in 2016, celebrating over forty years raising hell with hits like Golden Brown, Always the Sun and Skin Read more