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27 Jan Ripe’s Weekend Gig Guide (27/1/17)

Photo by Sarah Chavdaroska

Music venues around Melbourne house some of the best local and international acts. We’ve compiled our top five picks for gigs this week so you don’t miss out. Be a part of one of the best live music cities in the world, and check out some of our favourite artists and venues.

This Week…

Friday, 27th January

Stick N Poke

~Free Entry~


The tongue-twistingly-named Crave David is presenting ‘Stick n Poke’, a party tonight at The Gasometer Hotel in Collingwood.

Melbourne locals Slim Vibrato, Truffle Pig, the Genre Spanner DJ’s, and Ripe’s own Crave David v Mind Florist (Alex John x Sam Alexander) are all hitting the decks from 7pm.

Friday, 27th January


Tickets on the door


Super Moves is on at New Guernica tonight in the city, for a sole little boy blue $10 note on entry from 10pm.

Tonight you can catch the incredibly talented Harvey Sutherland play a DJ set, alongside M5K and Pollard.

Friday, 27th January


Tickets Here


Tourist is touring at the moment, in celebration of his debut LP U and to play Laneway Festival around the country.

His Melbourne side show is tonight at The Corner, with support from The Range, and at the time of writing there are still tickets available.

Friday, 27th January

Car Seat Headrest



Car Seat Headrest are also touring with Laneway at the moment, playing tonight at The Curtin with support from Terrible Truths.

Unfortunately tonight’s show has sold out, but if you can’t get your hands on a ticket never fear! They have just announced they’ll be playing a second Melbourne show on the 2nd of February.

Sunday, 29th January

The Ocean Party

~Free entry~


The Ocean Party are playing alongside Hot Palms and Milk Teddy on Sunday afternoon.

They’re on (for free!) at The Grace Darling from 3pm. Following what are sure to be terrific live sets the Bedroom Suck DJs will carry the party on into the evening.




Georgia Hamilton-Myers

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