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 star80 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 Afronauts,Koral & The Goodbye Horses, Sex on Toast, Sparkspitter and Junior, Adelaide’s own Max Savage will present Van Morrison’s seminal work Astral Weeks IN FULL – hailed by many as a defining record in the history of rock and roll. Now to the gig guide….


friday 19 february

Crown & Anchor – White Knuckle Fever (NSW), Drunkee Blunders, Pro Tools, Hate Force Five, Mezza Roach & Hog

Crown & SceptreApricot Jam & Ollie English

Enigma BarAlithia (VIC), Japam, Cobra & Lost Cosmonaut

The ExeterJP Coe & The Delegates, Reverend Blue Jeans, Kab Savvy & Chelsea Turner

Fat ControllerWillow Beats, Joy & Sparks & How Green

Grace Emily HotelTea Club, Fleeing Minds & Jump Off Rhode

star80The GC (Clubroom) – Lord Of The Strings (2 shows)

star80JiveMax Savage performs Born To Run // Nebraska

Hotel Metro – Hunky Punks, The Toss & Bechdel Test

Newmarket Hotel (Pt Adelaide)Hightime, Mayweather, Young Offenders & Release The Hounds (NSW)

Royal Croquet Club – Motez

Southwark HotelDive Bars & Bar flies feat. Matt Ward, P James Heggart & Kelly Menhennet

The Wheatsheaf – Uke Bewdy!


wednesday 24 february



star80 = FRUSIC Fringe Music top pick show