god god dammit dammit @ the gov

 

God God Dammit Dammit are a 10 piece band that have been tormenting venues and live music mixers around Adelaide since at least 2008. Their live show is something to behold, and now you have the chance to witness it yourself if you head down to The Gov on Saturday 16 January for the launch […]

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lost city – endless possibilities forever

 

Those guys over at Lost City know how to put on a party! Calling the fest ‘Endless Possibilities Forever’, they are putting together a lineup of local and interstate acts, this time at Queens Theatre, and the quality is amazing. My Disco (VIC), Shaolin Afronauts, Will Guthrie (FRA/AUS), Sparkspitter, Joy & Sparkes, Wireheads, Urtekk, West […]

By |January 7th, 2016|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on lost city – endless possibilities forever

heres to now festival

 

Here’s To Now has a pretty incredible lineup; C.W. Stoneking, Remi, Oisima (playing with a 10-piece band), Dan Kelly, Ainslie Wills, Sex On Toast, Sweet Jean, Skies, Max Savage & His False Idols (performing Paul Simon’s “Graceland” in its entirety), Surahn, Young Muscle DJ’s and Nan & Betty. Being held on Saturday 2nd January 2016 […]

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dave graney, clare moore & matt banham @ the metro

After playing 2 sold out shows earlier this year at the Crown & Anchor, Dave Graney is back in solo mode with Clare Moore and Matt Banham (NSW). Happening this time at The Metro, Boxing Day (saturday 26 december for the rest of you out there) will never be the same again! Head on down to […]

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wasted wanderers @ jive

 

Top Pick Gig this week goes to Wasted Wanderers, Max Savage and The False Idols with Conchillia at Jive. Taking place on Friday 18th December, the three bands will be promise to start the weekend off with a bang. Head on over to Moshtix now to book your ticket before its too late.

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going steady fest @ jive

 

 

Going Steady Music are putting on their first festival on Sunday 13-December at Jive, and have been lucky enough to lock in Meredith Festival headliners Moon Duo (US) as the main draw card for the night. With locals Glass Skies, The Dunes, Black Coral and Sons Of Zoku joining interstaters Dreamtime (QLD) and Dead Radio […]

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my disco @ crown and anchor

 

Our top pick gig this week is taking place at The Crown & Anchor Hotel featuring My Disco (VIC) with Sparkspitter (hot on the back of their DOXA EP Launch tour) and Doe. My Disco were last in Adelaide in June, giving us a taste of their latest album Severe. Expect all the post-math-rock you can handle on Saturday 5th December…..

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jesse davidson @ jive

 

Jesse Davidson is back with his new EP ‘Lizard Boy’, released via Create/Control. Having had a pretty excellent year (including Laneway appearances, Like A Version JJJ love, and a collaboration with Luke Million), its now time for him to show us all what he’s been doing. Playing at Jive on Saturday Nov 28th, he’ll be […]

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futuresounds v @ the crown and sceptre

 

Our top pick gig this week is the behemoth that is Futuresounds V happening at the Crown & Sceptre on Saturday 21 November. Featuring 23 acts over 3 stages, it will be a celebration of Live SA Electronic Music, including some of the best on the scene The Swiss, The Oscillators, World Wild, Nakatomi, Lonelyspeck […]

By |November 19th, 2015|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on futuresounds v @ the crown and sceptre

scumfest 2015

Those legends over at Melt Frank Productions have done it again, putting together an amazing lineup of local and national bands for Scumfest 2015! Joining headliners Cosmic Psychos are bands like Grenadiers, Spacebong, Sparkspitter, Kitchenwitch and more. Get along to the Old Queens Theatre on Saturday 14 Nov… now onto our gig guide!

By |November 12th, 2015|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on scumfest 2015

sa music awards @ fowlers

 

For the past few years, Peter Darwin (of Fowlers Live) has graciously hosted the Fowlers Live Music Awards, celebrating the best of South Australian Music. MusicSA have now been handed the reigns – rebranding the event as the South Australian Music Awards, and putting together an amazing line up of local bands including The Shaolin Afronauts, Sparkspitter, […]

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young offenders @ jive

 

On the back of their national tour, Young Offenders are celebrating in the way possible by inviting some friends along to a Halloween show at Jive on Friday 30-October. Framework, Slick Arnold, Greenthief (VIC) and Release The Hounds (QLD) fill out the lineup, Sailor Jerrys are joining in as a sponsor, and the band want you to come in your […]

By |October 29th, 2015|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on young offenders @ jive

Enter The Parallax @ Rhino Room

Enter the Parallax launches this weekend at The Rhino Room, promising to bring a new live electronic experience which will create “a communitas where people come together with mutual appreciation for the craft and creation of sound”. The first instalment promises some of the scenes best; Urtekk, Kimonono, How Green, Datakae & Real Deal.

Check out […]

By |October 22nd, 2015|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Enter The Parallax @ Rhino Room

babes are wolves ep launch @ jive

Babes Are Wolves are relatively new to the scene, but when you look at who the group is made up of (The Villenettes, Gold Bloom, British Robots to name a few) there is a wealth of musical knowledge put together in this project. The band are now ready to launch their debut EP ‘You Only […]

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thanes

 

THANES rose from the ashes of Van Cleef, but make no mistake, this is a new kind of beast. Billing themselves as “Kosmische, Krautrock, Cinematic Italo Horror Disco” its a mixed bag of guitar, synths, drum machines and heavily effected vocals. Having just released their latest single Infinite Hold, the band are taking over Ancient […]

By |October 8th, 2015|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on thanes

semaphore music festival

The October long weekend is always a celebration for Adelaide – given the last one was back in the cold days of June. Over the past few years, its been a weekend of live music down at Semaphore, courtesy of Semaphore Music Festival. Whilst the majority of the day is held on the big stage […]

By |September 30th, 2015|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on semaphore music festival

vision festival @ jive – 26 sept

 

Vision Festival is the brainchild of Jonty (The Legendary Cobra) and features some of Adelaide’s best bands; including Glass Skies, The Dunes, Archers, Battlehounds, West Thebarton Brothel Party, Cobra, Sparkspitter, Slick Arnold, Druid Fluids, Attila My Honey, and Urtekk DJs, plus a number of other guest DJs through the day. Doors at Jive open at 12pm and the […]

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17+18 sept @ unibar

Kind of hard to believe Tkay Maidza is only 19 years old… She’s currently immersed in a 16-date national tour supported by a string of the nation’s coolest DJs, and has just returned from the United States where she supported British megastar Rita Ora in L.A. and continued work on her debut album (due for […]

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11 sept @ jive

My how time flies! BSIDE Magazine is already celebrating 1 year of bringing you print & web mags brimming with music news, and we extend a hearty congratulations!!

It was a privilege for Music SA to appear on the back page of their very 1st edition (and many more!), and we continue to enjoy bringing you […]

By |September 9th, 2015|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on 11 sept @ jive

5 sept @ bluebee room

We were first wowed by Kylie Brice while Music SA was judging a local songwriting competition. She won the title – and some recording time – and our instincts have proven correct.

This local Singer/Songwriter sounds like Missy Higgins meets Clare Bowditch, and she wisely used her prize to record her debut single “Journey to Myself”, […]

By |September 2nd, 2015|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on 5 sept @ bluebee room

timberwolf ep launch

He’s only 24, but Chris Panousakis, aka Timberwolf, is rapidly rising through the music scene in Australia. Having started the year with a spot at WOMAD, as well as Groovin the Moo and an upcoming showcase at Bigsound, he’ll also be supporting Gin Wigmore through Oz and NZ.

Friday 28 August sees him take the stage […]

By |August 27th, 2015|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on timberwolf ep launch

west thebarton brothel party ep launch

They’ve been our Featured Video, Featured Tour… and now they’re our Top Pick Gig! This weekend West Thebarton Brothel Party are in Adelaide for their hometown leg of their self titled EP tour, as they party at Jive on Saturday 22 August.

Just over a year ago they were ensconced in the seaside suburb of Grange […]

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sidechain 1st bday

 

Happy Birthday to Sidechain – turning 1 year old on Saturday 15 August!

The popular electronic music series at Producers is throwing a big bash to celebrate, featured 2 stages, 8 acts and the official launch of the Futuresounds record label!!

Plus there are singles, EPs and LPs all being launched on the night, as well as […]

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south coast raw

 

 

It’s South Coast Raw! Or should that be Rawwwwwwwwrr! Saturday night 8th August sees The Violet Crams, Caveman Disco and Christopher Cowan and the Cute Boy Jamboree Feat Nel. V playing the series at Port Noarlunga Football Club, also supported by Local Record Label “Nut Hut Records”.

As the label tells us, these gigs provide people down […]

By |August 6th, 2015|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on south coast raw

trent worley + kylie brice + charlie monsoon + sean kemp

 

Acoustic artist Trent Worley is releasing his new CD Warts’n’All at the Crown & Sceptre this Friday night, and he’s bringing along a fantastic lineup to this ripper performance. Joining Worley will be singer/songwriters Sean Kemp and Kylie Brice to kick off the night, and rock legends Charlie Monsoon to  be the fantastic finishing act. Doors at 7pm, […]

By |July 30th, 2015|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on trent worley + kylie brice + charlie monsoon + sean kemp

tired lion + glass skies + tomorrow rising @ the crown & anchor

 

Tired Lion are hitting Adelaide shores, and bringing Glass Skies and Tomorrow Rising with them!

This show’s going to be a huge celebration of everything rock’n’roll from all fronts, with Glass Skies covering the pedal-driven mosh, Tomorrow Rising taking care of the singalongs, and Tired Lion filling in everything in between.

Sunday 26 July at the Crown […]

By |July 21st, 2015|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on tired lion + glass skies + tomorrow rising @ the crown & anchor

party party part-b @ the crown & anchor

 

Party Party Part-B is back, and arguably bigger than ever. Boasting more acts you can shake a stick at, such as Grenadiers, Horror My Friend, Ceres, Stranger Things Have Happened, and many more. The show is absolutely packed full of rock legends, perfect if you’re into moshing, or some sweet guitar riffs.

If you’re looking for a place to […]

By |July 16th, 2015|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on party party part-b @ the crown & anchor

slick arnold @ the crown & anchor

This Thursday at the Crown & Anchor, Slick Arnold’s performance is not to be missed. The three boys have been killing it over the years, and bringing acts such as Blue Mountain Haze, The Steadfast Arms, and DRUID FLUID makes it all the sweeter.

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hurricanes @ the wheatsheaf

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conchillia @ the ‘sceptre

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futuresounds @ the ‘sceptre

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the funkoars @ the gov

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the mark of cain @ fowler’s

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grenadiers @ crown & anchor

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