Music SA’s 20th Birthday Quiz Night

We’ve found the perfect excuse for the music industry, their family and friends to get together to enjoy some games, prizes, cake, art, a raffle, door prizes and of course music!

Join us for a very special birthday. Yes! Music SA is turning 20 years old and we’d love you to help us blow out the […]

By |September 13th, 2017|Gigs, Music SA News, Music SA Presents, News, Opportunities|Comments Off on Music SA’s 20th Birthday Quiz Night

best gigs 20 – 26 oct

 

After a huge year of writing, recording, gigging and voyages interstate, Jungle City are excited to throw a huge party at Jive to celebrate the release of their new album Jungle City 3!!

Recorded in their own Little Cat Studios and produced by frontman Brenton Wilson it is their most ambitious project to date and features 9 […]

By |October 21st, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 20 – 26 oct

best gigs 22 – 28 sept

 

The new Blood Plastic “Blood Plastic/ Max Müller” album is now available for pre-order on exclusive CDR and download. The album features wonderful vocals (all in German) by Max Müller from Berlin band Mutter and doesn’t feature any guitar. The band are launching it at The Hotel Metro on Friday 23 Sept with DJ LES, THANES and […]

By |September 22nd, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 22 – 28 sept

best gigs 15 – 21 sept

 

Remove The Stone of Shame and attach The Stone of Triumph because STONECUTTERS is back!

Adelaide’s hard rocking mini festival is back for its second year and has literally doubled in size. Taking place over Friday September 16 and Saturday September 17 at the historic Queen’s Theatre, Stonecutters’ return boasts a colossal line-up of the loudest […]

By |September 15th, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 15 – 21 sept

best gigs 1 – 7 sept

 

Swirl Records have been bringing us some pretty great shows lately, and this one is no different! Siamese, Druid Fluids and Terrapin are taking over The Hotel Metro on Saturday 3rd September. Make sure you get down and check out these great young talents that Adelaide has to offer! Onto the gig guide…

thursday 1 september

Ancient World […]

By |September 1st, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 1 – 7 sept

best gigs 25 – 31 aug

 

Well lookee here… The Music SA gig guide is back! There are some changes a-foot but for now, lets have a look at whats happening this week! Sons Of Zoku have been making their presence known on the live scene for the past year or so, and to celebrate the release of t-shirts, the band […]

By |August 25th, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 25 – 31 aug

best gigs 30 june – 6 july

 

Sleep Talk have just released their debut EP ‘GROWING PAINS’ and have celebrated by hopping in the van and heading out the road. Its time for us to party with them at The Bluebee Room on Saturday 2 July with Stepson, Vitals, Pasha Bulk and Siamese. Make sure you get along…. now for your week […]

By |June 30th, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 30 june – 6 july

best gigs 23 – 29 june

 

Vinyl is back in a big way… and rightly so. The sound, the feel, the artwork….. it all adds to the music experience. Hello Newman are releasing a new 7″ vinyl this Friday 24 June at The Hotel Metro with friends The Systemaddicts and The Clangers… get along for some great live local music. Onto […]

By |June 23rd, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 23 – 29 june

best gigs 16 – 22 june

 

It’ll be a post rock / instrumental night down at the Crown & Anchor on Saturday 18 June with Fourteen Nights At Sea and Bonnie Mercer coming over from Melbourne, with the amazing local support of Last Days Of Kali and So You Like Machines. Check out the gig guide now….

 

thursday 16 june

Colonel Light Hotel – Jamie […]

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best gigs 9 – 15 june

 

 

Jungle City are taking over the Ed Castle on Saturday 11 June to launch their new single “All I Need” with help from Young Offenders, Array and Siamese. Added bonus is that the first 50 people through the door get a free pint of Coopers. Head down and support some live music! Onto the gig […]

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best gigs 2 – 8 june

 

Summer Flake is back at the Hotel Metro for their Hello Friends LP Launch on Friday 3 June. Along for the fun will be Sweet Whirl, Sarah Mary Chadwick & The High Beamers. Head along for a great night. Gigs Gigs Gigs…

 

thursday 2 june

Ancient World – Cobra Presents The Vandelays, Mike Tilbrook, Atilla My Honey & […]

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best gigs 26 may – 1 june

 

Mirador Records have been on the scene now for 4 years, and its time for them to throw a big ol’ birthday party in celebration of all things music. Taking over the Queens Theatre, the party sees  live sets by Mansionair, Luke Million, Problems, World Wild & Nuseum, with DJ sets from a range of […]

By |May 26th, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 26 may – 1 june

best gigs 19 – 25 may

 

The Beards Farewell Tour hits Jive on Saturday 21-May. If you haven’t got tickets for this, then I’m afraid to say your beard radar has failed because its all but sold out! Onto the gigs… it’ll be a poster round up featuring some shows!

 

thursday 19 may

 

Grace Emily Hotel

 

friday 20 may

 
The Exeter –

*Grace Emily Hotel – SUBTRACT-S Residency
 

Hotel Metro –

 

The Jade –

 

 

Rhino […]

By |May 19th, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 19 – 25 may

best gigs 5 – 11 may

Extended Family are celebrating their First Birthday this weekend, with a night of live music at the Crown & Anchor. Hightime, Foxtrot (VIC), Tiger Can Smile, Hyder Seek and Todd Fogarty are all playing, and for a small price of $10. Onto the gig guide..

 

 

thursday 5 may

Ancient World – COBRA XIV feat Filthy Lucre, Jungle City, […]

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best gigs 28 apr – 4 may

 

 

Fresh from supporting Custard at The Gov, Ghyti are set to launch their latest EP ‘Commodities’ at The Crown & Anchor on Friday 29 April. The Indie-Pop group will have Big Daddys Discotheque and Alana Jagt along for supports. Onto the gig guide…

 

thursday 28 april

Colonel Light Hotel – Old King Coal, Ollie English, Rat Ta’Mango […]

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best gigs 21 – 27 april

 

Max Savage and his merry troupe of False Idols have recently finished their debut album ‘True Believers’ and are celebrating by throwing a release party on Sunday 24-April at Jive. The album abandons the Americana sensibilities of previous material, and embraces the old-fashioned rock’n’roll sounds of Go-Betweens, Noiseworks, Paul Kelly and The Church. Helping celebrate the […]

By |April 21st, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 21 – 27 april

best gigs 14 – 20 april

 

Kim Salmon is touring Australia at the moment, in support of his new solo album “My Script”. According to the press kit we were sent, the writing process for this album is unlike any of his other material. He says “his has been the approach all along. i.e. go with whatever idea I’ve had and […]

By |April 14th, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 14 – 20 april

best gigs 7 – 13 april

 

 

The Baker Suite are taking over the Published Arthouse on Saturday 9 April to launch their latest album ‘Still Life’. Supporting are Ben Searcy Trio, with the added bonus of Cabaret seating, supper and bar set up for the evening! Onto the gig guide….

 

thursday 7 april

Crown & Anchor – Ben David, Lachy Bruce, Steve Rosewarne, Anna J & […]

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best gigs 31 march – 6 april

 

Horror My Friend are back in Adelaide for one last show – and what a special show it is! Launching their latest full length album ‘Stay In, Do Nothing’ the band have some special guests; Sincerely Grizzly, Battlehounds & Dilettantes. Head down to Jive friday night!

thursday 31 march

Colonel Light Hotel – Attonbitus, Somnium, Samsara & Rat’ta […]

By |March 31st, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 31 march – 6 april

best gigs 24 – 30 mar

 

Nicholas Allbrook is a man of many monikers – POND front-man, former-Tame Impala bass player, one half of Allbrook/Avery and Peter Bibbydrummer.

The new single ‘Advance’, out March 11th on Spinning Top Music, is the first taste from his forthcoming second LP. Allbrook will be heading out on a national headline tour in support of the single this March.

First stop Adelaide before Good Friday […]

By |March 24th, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 24 – 30 mar

best gigs 17 – 23 mar

 

 

A little while back, Grenadiers released a new single (with an incredible film clip) called ‘Live Fast, Diabetes’ – and now you have the chance to see it live at The Jade on Friday 18 March with Horror My Friend and Young Offenders supporting. As you can see from the poster, the band are just […]

By |March 17th, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 17 – 23 mar

best gigs 3 – 9 mar

Kitchen Witch seem to be playing on every stage in Adelaide lately, and rightly so! Fresh from supporting The Sword (USA) a few weeks ago, the band are back at The Grace Emily with Sons Of Zoku supporting. If you’re looking for a Frusic show, our top picks are highlighted with a  so make sure you get […]

By |March 3rd, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 3 – 9 mar

best gigs 25 feb – 2 mar

The Port Rocks on Sunday 28-February looks like it’ll be a party like no other! Rockabilly, Rock’n’Roll, Indie Rock and Folk acts in Heritage Pubs down in Port Adelaide, followed by a cruise on the Dolphin Explorer where you’ll see The Timbers, Kaurna Cronin and Banjo Jackson perform. Of course we have a heap of FRUSIC picks for […]

By |February 25th, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 25 feb – 2 mar

best gigs 18 – 24 feb

 

Bumper Gig Guide this week! Of course we have a heap of FRUSIC picks for the week ahead, and our top picks are highlighted with a  so make sure you get along to all of them! One of those special shows is happening Saturday 20 February at Jive. Backed by an all-star band comprising members of The Shaolin […]

By |February 18th, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 18 – 24 feb

best gigs 11-17 feb

 

Sydneysiders Mope City have recently released a new album “Petri Dish”, and they are celebrating the launch with a national tour. They’ll  be bringing their alternative-indie-pop to The Metro Hotel on Saturday 13 Feb with locals Wireheads, Vic Conrad & The 1st 3rd & The High Beamers. Onto the gig guide…

 

thursday 11 february

*Crown & Anchor – Hunky Punks, […]

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best gigs 4 – 10 feb

 

The last time Buried Feather (VIC) were in Adelaide, they performed alongside a host of local bands at Hillside-Fest in 2014. Seems like they enjoyed themselves and have included 2 dates in Adelaide for their latest national tour. Friday the 5th Feb sees them visiting The Hotel Metro with Battlehounds and Druid Fluids, whilst Saturday […]

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best gigs 28 jan – 3 feb

Lou Barlow (USA) is heading to Adelaide to perform at the Crown & Anchor on Fri 29 January with Horror My Friend (who are embarking on a national tour in support of their new album “Stay In, Do Nothing” and Wireheads (who just came in at #1 for the ThreeD top 101 for 2015). Barlow […]

By |January 28th, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 28 jan – 3 feb

best gigs 21 – 27 jan

14 bands. One venue. FREE ENTRY! RADLPOP presents Summer Jam at The Crown & Sceptre this Saturday 23 January from 7pm. Flu, Adrian Lee, Pimpin Horus, The Monikeres, Sunset Cartel, The Skeleton Club, The East District, Pink Noise Generator, That No Good Thief, The Cities Alight, Kylie Brice Trio, Zacc Breheny, Emma Rowe and Orelia […]

By |January 21st, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 21 – 27 jan

best gigs 14 – 20 january

Cabin Cults are fairly new on the scene, but they have quite a string of shows behind them already. Having shared the stage with Austra (CAN), North East Party House, The Cairos and more, the band are now ready to launch some new music, in the form of a single for “Lights Out” taken from […]

By |January 14th, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 14 – 20 january

best gigs 7 – 13 january

 

The Jade is one of our favorite venues, and we think it will be a fitting venue for Buffalo Boyfriend this Friday night! With Rich Davies and Ayleen O’Hanlon over from Victoria, and Kelly Menhennett providing support, it is going to be a great night of music. Remember that food is now available at The […]

By |January 7th, 2016|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 7 – 13 january

best gigs 31 dec – 6 jan

Happy New Year from everyone here at MusicSA! If you’re not heading out to a party, you have a few options. Our choice would be a all in family night which includes live music! The Memphis Suns, Turning Tables, Wasted Wanderers, Lovers Electric, Zyke Blue & Gorilla Jones are just some of the musical entertainment […]

By |December 31st, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 31 dec – 6 jan

best gigs 24 – 30 dec

Swimsuit are back! Having disappeared for a while, the slow burning rock 4 piece take to the stage at The Grace Emily Hotel on Sunday 27 December along with Bastard Sons of Ruination and Tomway Army (Subtract S). What better place to spend your sunday night than some live music and cold beers! Onto the […]

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best gigs 17 – 23 dec

Wrapping up the christmas work week has never looked this good. Koral & The Goodbye Horses, Sparkspitter & Nakatomi are going to be taking over the intimate stage of everyones favorite bar The Grace Emily on Saturday 19th December. Its a great lineup of Adelaide bands, and quite an eclectic mix as well! Onto the gigs […]

By |December 17th, 2015|Gigs, Uncategorised|Comments Off on best gigs 17 – 23 dec

best gigs 10 – 16 dec

West Thebarton Brothel Party have had a big year – interstate tours, supporting Bad//Dreems, releasing their debut EP through Mirador Records, and performing the South Australian Music Awards to name a few, and now they are wrapping up the year with a end of year blowout at Ancient World on Saturday 12-December . Along for […]

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best gigs 3 – 9 december

Local garage-popsters The Aves launch their debut album ‘Good News’ on Friday 4th December at The Crown & Anchor along with Babes Are Wolves and West Of Salvador. We will take a good bet that you’ll be hearing alot of this album on ThreeD’s top 20+1 over the next few weeks! Head on down and see […]

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best gigs 26 november – 2 december

Any time you hear that Adam Page has a new project is a time to get excited. His latest is called SPOOK CITY and word has it they have been in the studio working on a release, and now its time to play some music. Hitting up the Wheatsheaf on Thursday 26th Nov, you’ll get […]

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best gigs 19 – 25 november

 

Those party animals from The Bakehouse are celebrating their 2nd birthday this weekend, putting together a great lineup at The Jade. For the price of $10 you get to see Druid Fluids, North East Avenue, Larsen and Tomorrow Rising, and its a pretty good guess that you’ll see a few ‘Shoebrews’ being handed around! Onto […]

By |November 19th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 19 – 25 november

best gigs 12 – 18 november

 

Appomattox Run will be be taking their brand of southern blues to the Grace Emily on Saturday 14 November and launching their debut full length Album. Along for the ride is Nuvo and Nikko & Snooks. Couldn’t think of a better way to spend a Saturday night! If you’re looking for something a bit different, […]

By |November 12th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 12 – 18 november

best gigs 5 – 11 november

Juliette Seizure And The Tremor-Dolls have one of the coolest names going in the Adelaide scene at the moment (along with Stabbitha and the Knifey Wifeys who are also playing too!), and luckily their music is just as good. The 6 piece are launching their debut EP at The Jade this friday night, along with […]

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best gigs 29 october – 4 november

 

Philadelphia Grand Jury are back! They are currently travelling around Australia on their ‘Summer of Doom’ tour, which sees them grace the stage at Jive with special guests High Tails (VIC) and West Thebarton Brothel Party who just got back from playing with Bad//Dreems in Sydney and Melbourne (and are one of the bands playing at the SA […]

By |October 29th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 29 october – 4 november