Blenheim Festival 2018

Blenheim Music and Camping Festival is back this Easter long weekend, held on the traditional Ngadjuri land in the lush Clare Valley for 2 epic nights. The festival is a celebration of live music and culture under the sun and the stars, with all proceeds going to New Hope Cambodia and the local region.

Details:
March 29 – March 30 2018
42 Sandows Road, […]

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Introducing the first Sanctuary Festival of 2018 as a part of The Adelaide Fringe Festival!

Held at the National Wine Centre on February 25th, they bring you…

FOLK MUSIC ~ YIN/YANG YOGA ~ ROLL & RELEASE YIN YOGA~ SOUND BATH & MEDITATION ~ DRUMMING CIRCLES ~ HEALING CIRCLES ~ EARTH ELEMENTS

The National Wine Centre
Hickinbotham Space
Sunday February 25th
10.30am […]

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Tiersman EP Launch

February 17th of 2018 local hardcore outfit, TIERSMAN are putting on this show to release their first EP.
Not only celebrating the release but also one year almost to the day of playing shows at their spiritual home, The Metro.

Helping out is pals BOOBY TRAP and things kicked off by EYES MORE SKULL THAN EYES.

Each door […]

By |February 12th, 2018|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Tiersman EP Launch

Goonbomb & Mercs

 

Goonbomb & Mercs forming buddyship at the Cranker.

Goonbomb had an angry whopper of a 2017 playing alongside great bands like Hideous Sun Demon, Horror my Friend, King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard and more. They also released their first single, called “Listen”.

Mercs burst onto the scene in 2017, immediately gaining traction and sharing the stage […]

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Haystacks Calhoon EP Launch

WORLD’S STRONGEST BAND TO RELEASE WORLD’S STRONGEST EP!

Check out the EP here: haystackscalhoon.bandcamp.com

Notorious perfectionists Haystacks Calhoon have spend years agonizing in their studio hidden away in a cave in the Altai Mountains, trying to find a way to adequately record their swampabilly sound.

Finally, they let loose six tracks of unrestrained dynamite with their new EP, […]

By |January 29th, 2018|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Haystacks Calhoon EP Launch

St Morris Sinners Single Launch

St. Morris Sinners kick off the year with their new single ’80 Hours A Week’ recorded at Wizard Tone Studios!

They will be playing the The Edinburgh Castle Hotel on Thursday, Jan 25th! Supporting The Sinners will be The High Beamers – Maybe Dave will bring his Bass Clarinet 😉 you never know.. It’s ~FREE~ come […]

By |January 22nd, 2018|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on St Morris Sinners Single Launch

Neon Tetra ‘Run From The Ruins’ Tour

Neon Tetra have had a busy 2017 already releasing singles ‘Telescopes’ and ‘Reflections’ plus a swag of major supports for The Belligerents, Ecca Vandal and Miami Horror. ‘Run From The Ruins’ is full of earthy psychedelic textures crossed with 70s rock tones and a sonic force that hits you right in the groove muscle.

“Think T-Rex […]

By |January 15th, 2018|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Neon Tetra ‘Run From The Ruins’ Tour

Swirl Fest 2018

Swirl Records present the second edition of their homegrown festival ‘SWIRL FEST’. The Adelaide independent record label have moved to the West End of Adelaide to play host to the best in local and interstate psychedelia and rock.

Swirl Fest 2018 will be held at the Ed Castle in Adelaide’s West End across two stages and […]

By |January 9th, 2018|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Swirl Fest 2018

Donnarumma – Grace Emily Residency

 

2018 will be a hell of the year and Donnarumma is starting it off by playing 4 free shows at their favourite pub, the Grace Emily Hotel.

They’ve got their amazing friendos playing with us each week.
It’s gonna be rad.

5th – St. Morris Sinners
12th – Dead Roo & Rat Ta’Mango
19th – Chinese New Year & Sam […]

By |January 3rd, 2018|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Donnarumma – Grace Emily Residency

Sleep Talk ‘New Tradition’ Single Launch

Five Four Entertainment & Sleep Talk present:

SLEEP TALK
NEW TRADITION SINGLE LAUNCH
Exeter Beer Garden, December 23rd
w special guests
Paradise Club & Madura Green
Doors @ 5pm
18+

Tix on sale now: bit.ly/newtraditionlaunch

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Katie Pomery EP Launch

 

Katie Pomery and her band have been busy working on a 6 track EP !  it’s called Freed and it’s a collection of songs Katie has written about her life.
The event kicks off at 9pm, entry is free, and hard copies of the CD will be available at the show.
They will be playing the EP in its […]

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The Sanctuary Festival Sunday 26th Nov

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The Sanctuary Festival

Welcome to the third and final Sanctuary Festival for 2017! This day is going to be absolutely INCREDIBLE!… Be inspired by the theme of ether and air elements, let your body move to electronic beats, aerial yoga & acrobatic performance. This is an event not to forget, taking place in a secret CBD location to […]

By |November 23rd, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on The Sanctuary Festival

Rachael Leahcar – Shadows Tour

The soulful, powerful voice that is RACHAEL LEAHCAR is hitting the road for her first national tour of Australia, having just won the People’s Choice Pop Award at the 2017 SA Music Awards.

Rachael Leahcar’s SHADOWS TOUR will showcase Rachael’s dynamic range and explosive vocals which have been smashing television audience records since she first appeared […]

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Gaol Blues Festival 2017

After the success of the festival in 2016, Adelaide Gaol will once again be swinging to a blues beat on November 11th, 2017. With free entry to the Gaol during the event, authetic blues music, ‘Southern American style’ food, local craft beer, cider and wine, this will be an unforgetable festival in one of South […]

By |November 2nd, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Gaol Blues Festival 2017

The Beverly Chills ‘Leave Me Hanging’ Tour

Adelaide’s own Low Fi Goth Hardcore Surf Punk Duo, The Beverly Chills are on their ‘Leave Me Hanging’ tour and are playing a free show on Saturday November 4 at The Exeter from 7pm with supports from Poly and Intrepid.

Leave Me Hanging out now on Sick City Records.

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Root Down Festival

The second annual ROOT DOWN festival hits Adelaide CBD this Saturday October 28!

With a massive line-up this is more than a music festival, it’s a demonstration of culture.

Tickets are moving fast! Grab yours here>

Presented by Melt Frank Music

By |October 25th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Root Down Festival

SIAMESE Scatterbrain Tour

SIAMESE – Scatterbrain Single Tour boasting an all local line up!

Presented by Swirl Records & Future Popes

+ Blush Response
+ Smoke Rings
+ TOWNS

Tickets $10 (+bf) – Link: http://www.moshtix.com.au/v2/event/siamese-scatterbrain-tour-adelaide/97774

Listen to/get ‘Scatterbrain’ here for free or for $$: https://swirlrecords.bandcamp.com/track/scatterbrain

By |October 9th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on SIAMESE Scatterbrain Tour

Semaphore Music Festival

Semaphore Music Festival is held on the beach – Foreshore Reserve and surrounding pubs, clubs and venues over four nights and three days from Friday 29 September to Monday 2 October.

Check out full program and purchase Early Bird tickets for the Main Stage Saturday, Sunday and Monday concerts featuring Ruby Boots, William Crighton, Charles Jenkins […]

By |September 22nd, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Semaphore Music Festival

Semaphore Music Festival

Semaphore Music Festival is held on the beach – Foreshore Reserve and surrounding pubs, clubs and venues over four nights and three days from Friday 29 September to Monday 2 October.

Check out full program and purchase Early Bird tickets for the Main Stage Saturday, Sunday and Monday concerts featuring Ruby Boots, William Crighton, Charles Jenkins […]

By |September 4th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Semaphore Music Festival

The Molting Vultures

Adelaide Surf Punk band The Molting Vultures are back in town and bringing with them The Interceptors (Melb) to introduce them to the party that is Adelaide! If you like a bit of pop in your old skool punk – ala The Buzzcocks – then you’re gonna love The Interceptors. Come check them out!

Saturday 2nd […]

By |August 28th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on The Molting Vultures

The New Yorks

Local band The New Yorks have just released their new EP: I Wish I Was You, But That’s Just Me and their throwing a launch party! Don’t miss these guys!!!

They will be @ Rocket Bar & Rooftop this Friday night, August 25th

Join the Facebook event for more details.

By |August 21st, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on The New Yorks

Trophy Eyes- The Home Is Australia Tour

Having just wrapped up their wildly successful and very sold out Australian tour. Trophy Eyes are keen to do it all again this weekend! With special guests: The Hard Aches, The Grenadiers, and The Rumours this will be one epic show.

Don’t miss them at Fowlers Live this Saturday 19th Aug.

Join the Facebook event for more details.

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Trophy Eyes- The Home Is Australia Tour

Having just wrapped up their wildly successful and very sold out Australian tour. Trophy Eyes are keen to do it all again this weekend! With special guests: The Hard Aches, The Grenadiers, and The
Rumours this will be one epic show.

Don’t miss them at Fowlers Live this Saturday 19th Aug.

Join the Facebook event for more details.

By |August 14th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Trophy Eyes- The Home Is Australia Tour

Frenzal Rhomb Hi-Vis High Tea Album Launch Tour

Frenzal Rhomb are releasing their ninth full-length punk rock record, and their getting pretty good at it! Recorded at The Blasting Room in Fort Collins, Colorado, Hi-Vis High Tea is an album full of concepts and they’ve kept it short and sweet: 20 songs clocking in at just over 30 minutes.

Don’t miss them at The Gov this Friday […]

By |August 7th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Frenzal Rhomb Hi-Vis High Tea Album Launch Tour

Juliette Seizure and The Tremor Dolls Album Release

 

Juliette Seizure & the Tremor-Dolls are releasing their second album SEIZURE SALAD through Dirtyflair Record Company (LP) and Off The Hip(CD). To celebrate, they’re playing every Friday in August at the Grace Emily!

To start the month-long party, they have THEE Cha Cha Chas joining them from Melbourne on Friday August 4th.

And the best part, its […]

By |August 1st, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Juliette Seizure and The Tremor Dolls Album Release

Monkeyhouse Festival

Swirl Records and GhostNote Studios (Capitalsound Studios) are proud to present the very first Monkeyhouse Festival taking place in the Gunson Street carpark this Saturday July 29.

Dumb Punts (VIC)
Horror My Friend
Hideous Sun Demon (WA)
SIAMESE
Goon Wizarrd
hot mess

Tickets available via Moshtix – $20 + booking fee.

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PLAYBACK 808 KINGDOM

The Playback 808 Kingdom will be headlining their biggest show in Adelaide City following recent performances with Kerser, Seth Sentry, Thundamentals and The Hilltop Hoods at Clipsal 500!!

PBK808: DyspOra – Eman – NeSs – Ajak – E L K – Majiik – Lord Levi
+ Special guests: Beeza – KTK The Rapper – NVSTY MILITIA – […]

By |July 18th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on PLAYBACK 808 KINGDOM

Future Sounds VII

Futuresounds Adelaide in collaboration with Fresh 92.7, Umbrella Winter City Sounds, Adelaide City Council, SAE Institute Adelaide and headspace Adelaide is very proud to present:

Futuresounds VII – Adelaide’s Electronic Music Festival. All LIVE, all LOCAL and 100% ELECTRONIC.

26 acts
3 stages
Bands, future and alternative sounds

Just $5 entry will get you a FREE download card for the Futuresounds VII Sampler – a selection of […]

By |July 11th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Future Sounds VII

Somnium ‘Omnism’ Album Launch

Swirl Records are proud to present the debut album from Somnium – OMNISM.
Written, recorded and mixed in (frontman) James Dawes home studio, The 8-track freakout is an all-out psych-blues jam.
The launch party coincides with the online release of the album (Through Bandcamp, Spotify and Youtube) on the 7/7/2017.
Supported by Druid Fluids.

$10 entry going towards future […]

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Burnside Mums Double Launch Party

 

 

Swirl Records are proud to bring you the debut double release from Burnside Mums.

DRIVE OUT OF TOWN / THE WORLD AROUND US
Recorded and Mixed at GhostNote Studios by Colby Robertson.

In celebration of the blistering release, Swirl Records are throwing a party at the Edinburgh Castle with the help of SIAMESE, St Morris Sinners, J.D Gunslinger […]

By |June 27th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Burnside Mums Double Launch Party

Archers are Dead.

 

 

 

ARCHERS ARE DEAD.
After 8 years archers are pulling up stumps.We’re bringing all of our best pals to the funeral so come and mourn or rejoice and drown yr sorrows.

WEST THEBARTON BROTHEL PARTY
ARCHERS
BATTLEHOUNDS
SINCERELY, GRIZZLY

+DJ’s ALL NIGHT // ANNOUNCED ON WEDNESDAY
+CHEAP TINNIES FROM YOUNG HENRYS
+FREE T-SHIRT GIVEAWAY FOR THOSE IN EARLY

DOORS @ 8 at The new […]

By |June 20th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Archers are Dead.

Sincerely, Grizzly Mini Disc Launch

This Saturday June 17 Adelaide’s own Sincerely , Grizzly will launch: ‘Build A Man A Fire And He’ll Be Warm For The Night. Set A Man On Fire And He’ll Be Warm For The Rest Of His Life’ on miniiscs at The Hotel Metro before heading to Bangkok Thailand.

For more information, join the Facebook event.

By |June 13th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Sincerely, Grizzly Mini Disc Launch

Attonbitus ‘Cognition Single Launch

Adelaide trio Attonbitus are releasing their first polished single Cognition; along with other additional treats for your enjoyment. Joining them on this night is a line up of monumental insanity, including Filthy Lucre, Moonhunter and Tympano.

If you like a strong groove in your step and an epic jive for a long weekend; join them to celebrate […]

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Alana Jagt & The Monotremes Single Launch

Adelaide musician Alana Jagt launches her debut solo single “Lullaby #2” on June 2nd, 2017.

The single, lifted from Jagt’s forthcoming debut EP Wilderness, is a charming slice of indie folk-pop-rock that pairs the young performer’s old-soul voice with delicate toy piano, dreamy cello and subtle slide guitar.

Award-winning favourite Grace Emily Hotel will host the single launch […]

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Taasha Coates ‘High Times’ Tour

ABC recording artist and lead-singer of aria award-winning The Audreys, Taasha Coates, has just announced that the next single from her Shane Nicholson-produced debut solo album, Taasha Coates and Her Melancholy Sweethearts, will be “High Times”.

A national tour has been scheduled to coincide with the release of the new single, and Taasha will be kicking […]

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A Day Of Clarity 2017

One of the best days for local music in South Australia, A DAY OF CLARITY is back in 2017 for its 3rd straight year, bigger and better than ever before! A Day Of Clarity is a free music festival held on the east end of the Adelaide CBD, featuring a wide range of artists locally […]

By |May 15th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on A Day Of Clarity 2017

Wanderers ‘Something for a Distraction’ EP Launch

WANDERERS kicked off 2017 with brand new single Loco, the second song from their upcoming EP ‘Something For a Distraction’ (released Feb 17th via MGM) The EP comes off the back of a very successful 2016 and will see them touring the country extensively and ending the tour at one of their favourite hometown venues, […]

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Iiah ‘Distances’ Album Launch

To celebrate the release of their debut album, Adelaide post rockers iiah will be hitting the Jive stage with atmospheric/heavy rockers Overview Effect and soundscape fellow post-rockers Aura Form.
Come and enjoy an evening of soundscapes and moody light shows.
$8 GA at the door, 8pm.

By |May 1st, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Iiah ‘Distances’ Album Launch

West Thebarton Brothel Party ‘Moving Out’ Tour

 

Australia’s most excellent, slightly slack true-blue rock septet WEST THEBARTON BROTHEL PARTY have a real good new single and a tour coming up.

Led by charismatic leader figure, gravel-voiced frontman Reverend Ray, WTBP’s absurd nom-de-plume has catapulted them into bars, bills and best of lists. Of late these blokes are on a good wicket in the […]

By |April 19th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on West Thebarton Brothel Party ‘Moving Out’ Tour