best gigs 22 – 28 october

Dave Graney and The Coral Snakes are BACK! This Friday 23 and Saturday 24 October the band perform at The Crown & Anchor Hotel, playing the classic album “Night Of The Wolverine’ in its entirety, plus other selected tracks. If you haven’t got your tickets, make sure you get them as soon as possible, Saturday […]

By |October 22nd, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 22 – 28 october

best gigs 15 – 21 october

Having just been announced as a nominee at the SA Music Awards for Best Male, Kaurna Cronin is taking to stages around Australia on his Glass Fool tour, seeing him play at The Grace Emily Hotel on Saturday 17 October.

Released in July, Kaurna has been over in Europe for a 3 month tour, while the […]

By |October 15th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 15 – 21 october

best gigs 8 – 14 oct

Lots of gigs happening this week, including the release of the new EP by Glass Skies ‘Fly On, Children’. Their psych rock stylings will be taking over the Crown & Anchor Hotel on Saturday 10 October along with electro wizards Urtekk. You can stream the EP now over at the bands site, make sure you […]

By |October 8th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 8 – 14 oct

best gigs 1 – 7 oct

 

 

The Crown & Anchor has been giving us some amazing live gigs lately, and none more so than this weekend! Flyying Colours are over from Melbourne as part of their ROYGBIV EP launch tour. Having recently been in Adelaide playing to a packed room at The Gov as support for Johnny Marr,  the band will […]

By |October 1st, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 1 – 7 oct

best gigs 23 – 29 sept

 

Stonecutters is being held on Saturday 26 Sept in the amazing surrounds of the Freemasons Hall on North Terrace. For the price of $15 you can see some amazing bands including Bad//Dreems, The Peep Tempel, Hightime, God God Dammit Dammit, Horror My Friend, The Hard Aches, Sincerely Grizzly, Young Offenders, Tall Enough To See, plus […]

By |September 18th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 23 – 29 sept

best gigs 16 – 22 sept

 

One that’s cool for Cats – SKIES are launching their new EP at the Rocket Rooftop series on Friday (18 September), fresh from a northern jaunt to QLD & successful showcase at Bigsound. Describing themselves as an “emotive, electronic pop trio music would be on The OC if it still existed”, their 4 track […]

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best gigs 9 sept – 15 sept

To say Horror My Friend have had a good year would be a slight understatement… Just announced as a Stigwood Fellowship artist, new releases, showcasing at Bigsound AND signed to the poison city records family for their debut album ‘Stay In, Do Nothing’, due out January 2016.

This Saturday 12 September The Bakehouse is their host […]

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best gigs 2 – 8 september

A Death cover, album called ‘Diseased Diety’ and tracks including ‘Impetus of Misery’ and ‘Feasting on the Flesh of the Elders.’ That should give you a good idea of what to expect from Adelaide metal heavyweights Voros’ new release!!

This hard hitting collection was recorded at Against the Grain studios, and mastered by ‘Zuess’ (aka Chris […]

By |September 2nd, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 2 – 8 september

best gigs 27 august – 2 september

The ‘Cranka plays host for Black Coral’s EP launch this Saturday 29 August, as the 3 piece happily show offer their style of ‘dark vivid lyrics with atmospheric guitar, bass driven harmonies, astound rock beats and textured synth.’ You’ll hear their influences (Sonic Youth, Joy Division, Wooden Shjips & others), but this is their own sound […]

By |August 27th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 27 august – 2 september

best gigs 20 – 26 august

The walls at Nexus Arts Centre will be rumbling on Friday 21 August with Metalcore, Punk-Rock and Electronica for the last ever shows of All That I’m Asking (pictured) and S is for Spaceship. Also on the bill are Relying On Luck, Drown This Fury and Hollow Eyes for the appropriately named “Hard to Say […]

By |August 20th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 20 – 26 august

best gigs 13 – 19 august

Big weekend for SA music as the Rockatoos (musicians) and Anchors (media) battle it out on the footy ground for a charity match in the inaugural Adelaide Reclink Community Cup!

To help raise even more funds for Reclink Australia, there’s a pre-game party at The Grace Emily Hotel the night before the game.

On stage are The […]

By |August 13th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 13 – 19 august

best gigs 6 august – 12 august 2015

Adelaide’s Rin McArdle has an impressive list of supports under her belt, including The Cairos, Thelma Plum, Josh Pyke, Emma Louise, Tim Rogers and more. This Saturday she now steps forward with her debut offering, the EP “Lefty Lou & The Hamley Street Blues”.

Recorded in Sydney and produced by Chris Collins of Tigertown, it was […]

By |August 6th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 6 august – 12 august 2015

best gigs 30 july – 5 august 2015

 

 

Trent Worley launches his album at the Crown & Sceptre, Horror My Friend kick off their single, and The Dunes finish up their Grace Emily residency.

Thursday July 30

Crown & Anchor – Electric Sex Pants + The Pro Tools + Denni Proctor
*Producer’s Bar –  Cactus presents: Ben Leece, Mick Ferfoglia + more
Exeter – Anthony Wignall + Louis + Heymus
Metropolitan Hotel […]

By |July 30th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 30 july – 5 august 2015

best gigs 23 july – 29 july 2015

Futuresounds Adelaide debut their monthly showcase at Supermild, Tired Lion share the stage with Glass Skies and Tomorrow Rising, and The Shaolin Afronauts party at the Exeter before they jet off to Splendour.

Thursday July 23

Crown & Anchor – The Monikers + Wright Street + Space Junk + Chasing Claire
Jack Ruby – Jack Ruby House Band
Producer’s Bar – Cactus presents
*Exeter – The […]

By |July 21st, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 23 july – 29 july 2015

best gigs 16 july – 22 july 2015

Party Party Part-B is back to blow the socks off of the Crown & Anchor, Nosaj Thing comes to town, bringing Oscilla to the stage with him, and The Wheatsheaf brings a huge Cardwell family reunion.

Thursday July 16

Hotel Metro – Electric Badger + Fell To Earth + Ras Christophe
Jack Ruby – Jack Ruby House Band
Producer’s Bar – Cactus presents: Joseph […]

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best gigs 09 july – 15 july 2015

Ancient World returns with a hefty lineup, and the next edition of Sidechain sets the tone at Producer’s. You’d also be mad to miss Luke Millions on the decks of the Ex.
Thursday July 9

Jack Ruby – Jack Ruby House Band
Ancient World – Holy Serpent + Crypt + Tombsealer + Cobra
Grace Emily – Naomi Keyte + Loni […]

By |July 9th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 09 july – 15 july 2015

best gigs 02 july – 08 july 2015

Thursday July 2

Crown & Anchor – Baltimore Poet + Across The Atlas + Colibrium + Luke Carlino
Jack Ruby – Jack Ruby House Band
Hotel Metro – The Dopamine Game + Throwing Flowers + Peter Dixon
*Exeter – Honor Davey + Ellen Ferguson + Bridget Fahey

 

Friday July 3

Casablabla – Soul Macumbia
Exeter – Wolfpanther + Prolapse Party + Dan Varricchio
Grace Emily – The Dunes + Ali E
Wheatsheaf – The Hushes
Ancient World – Geometrics #6
Hotel Metro – Blien Vesne + […]

By |July 2nd, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 02 july – 08 july 2015

best gigs 25 june – 1 july 2015

Here’s what live music you should see this week in South Australia.

(*our top picks)

Thursday June 25

Crown & Anchor – Dudhoney + The Violet Crams + Chasing Claire
Exeter – Sonatine + Voicerom + Reststrahlen Band
Jack Ruby – Jack Ruby House Band
Enigma Bar – Hand Of Mercy + Prepared Like A Bride
*Governor Hindmarsh – Cosmic Psychos + […]

By |June 25th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 25 june – 1 july 2015

best gigs 18 – 24 june 2015

Here’s what live music you should see this week in South Australia.

(*our top picks)

Thursday June 18

*Ancient World – Cobra Presents: Volume V feat. The Legendary Cobra + Jungle City + The Realm Of + more!
Crown & Anchor – Dave McGuire + Funk Latin Union + Mike Tilbrook
Exeter – Alex Edwards + Pogo + ChimpChomp + […]

By |June 18th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 18 – 24 june 2015

best gigs 11 – 17 june 2015

Here’s what live music you should see this week in South Australia.

(*our top picks)

Thursday June 11

The Austral – SCALA Live feat. Strange New Folk + Ronnie Taheny + Ben Ford-Davies
Crown & Anchor – Scalphunter + Thrashboard + Dead Ends + Meatbeaters
Crown & Sceptre – Bongo feat. SambaOz + Funk Throne
Exeter – The Raileighs + Luke […]

By |June 11th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 11 – 17 june 2015

best gigs 4 – 10 june 2015

Here’s what live music you should see this week in South Australia.

(*our top picks)
Thursday June 4

Crown & Anchor – Cobra + Love Cream + Devils Crossroad
Crown & Sceptre – Bongo feat. SambaOz + Funk Latin Union
Exeter – The Point + Sunee Holland + Mark Curtis
*Governor Hindmarsh – Birds of Tokyo & Ecca Vandal
Grace Emily – […]

By |June 5th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 4 – 10 june 2015

best gigs 26 feb – 4 mar 15

Orientation Week at Flinders Uni comes to a close with a huge party, featuring big name-acts SAFIA and THE GRISWOLDS, as well as locals TINK and DJ BOTTLEROCKETS. They’re also promising a nice little surprise. What will it be? Only one way to find out…

Thursday February 26
Top Pick: Governor Hindmarsh – Deltron 3030 + Koolta
 

Also on […]

By |February 26th, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on best gigs 26 feb – 4 mar 15

gigs 19 feb – 25 feb 15

FEATURED GIG: Party crew fourwords return to Arcade Lane for the 2015 Fringe season, this time teaming up with the YOUNG MUSCLE collective to produce a series of shows in “a tropical laneway paradise”. PACIFICANA kicks off this weekend, with FLAMINGO launching their latest EP, as well as sets from JOY. , as well as locals […]

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gigs 12 feb – 18 feb 15

FEATURED GIG: Feature Album on triple j, 99.9/100 album review on killyourstereo.com, a national tour almost over. Punk Rockers GRENADIERS have had a wild ride since the release of their second album, Summer. Celebrate with them at the hometown launch at the Crown & Anchor this weekend along with friends MY ECHO  and BEAVER.

Thursday February […]

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gigs 5 feb – 11 feb 15

FEATURED GIG: ST JEROME’S LANEWAY FESTIVAL is back for its second year in Port Adelaide, featuring international acts ST VINCENT, FUTURE ISLANDS, FKA twigs,MAC DEMARCO and heaps more – but make sure you get there early to catch locals TKAY MAIDZA,SPARKSPITTER and JESSE DAVIDSON.

Thursday February 5
Crown & Sceptre – TIL The Break + The Enjinears […]

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gigs 29 jan – 4 feb 15

FEATURED GIG: Each January, street press mag RIP IT UP picks six acts they think are gonna go places in the proceeding year. For 2015 they’ve covered a wide variety of genres, picking WIREHEADS, LONELYSPECK,BROKERS, DELIA OBST, HORROR MY FRIENDand STRICT FACE. To showcase their picks , Rip It Up […]

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gigs 22 jan- 28 jan 15

FEATURED GIG: The MELTDOWN shows started in 1994, hosting 10 or more bands across two stages with a heavy focus on alternative rock and punk bands. After a hiatus that lasted more than a decade, the MIDCOAST MELTDOWN returned in 2012. This year sees sets from seminal Aussie punk act COSMIC PSYCHOSand the return of […]

By |January 22nd, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on gigs 22 jan- 28 jan 15

gigs 15 jan – 21jan 15

FEATURED GIG: Local Management Label FEELGOOD FOLK has teamed up with Renewal SA, The Port Adelaide Enfield Council and Our Port to deliver an all-female lineup in the first annual FEELGOOD FOLK FESTIVAL. Set to take place January 17th at “The Backyard” in Port Adelaide (116 Lipson Street) the festival boasts a stellar lineup including […]

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gigs 8 jan – 14 jan 15

FEATURED GIG: MOVING MUSIC takes explorers on an urban safari to little-known nooks and crannies for intimate music performances. The fifth time running takes punters out of the city, heading to Port Adelaide for performances from ALPHABETTE, TOM WEST,RAINBOW CHAN, LUKE MILLION and more. A handful of tickets remain, so get in quick.

Thursday January 8
Rocket […]

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gigs 1 jan – 7 jan 15

FEATURED GIG: The Happy Motel and Coriole Vineyards team up for a day of good food, good wine and great music in the form of HERE’S TO NOW. Featuring live performances from NAI PALM, MARLON WILLIAMS, THE SHAOLIN AFRONAUTS, OISIMA and more, it’ll definitely be worth the trip.

Thursday January 1
Ancient World – The Yabbies + Dan Heath […]

By |January 1st, 2015|Gigs|Comments Off on gigs 1 jan – 7 jan 15