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03 Nov Ripe’s Weekly Gig Guide (3/11/16)

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, 4th November

The Lovely Days

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Byron-bred Melbourne-based boys The Lovely Days are back from their sojourn state-side and celebrating with a show on Friday night.

Wesley Fuller and The Dead Heir are playing support on the night, from 8.30pm at Bar Open.

Friday, 4th November

The Laurels ‘Sonicology’ Tour

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The Laurels are currently touring Australia with their much-anticipated new record, Sonicology.

They’re hitting Melbourne on Friday night, playing The Curtin with support from Lowtide and Lalić.

Saturday, 5th November

Sex on Toast

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Ten-piece band Sex on Toast are playing on Saturday night at Howler, with support from Horns of Leroy and Jess Fairlie.

Extra tip: their very impressive new merch (designed by Lee Porter Design) will be available on the night and is well worth checking out.

Saturday, 5th November

Fortunes. 501s Tour

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Fortunes. are touring their lush new single ‘501s‘, the first release from their upcoming EP.

See them at The Toff on Saturday night, with support by Moon Holiday and Wallace.

Saturday, 5th November

Coming in to Bloom

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This Saturday also sees the first of the Soothsayer and V MoVement presented Coming in to Bloom parties at Section 8.

With a lineup featuring the likes of CC:DISCO!, Otologic, Total Giovanni DJs and more, head down as close to the 2pm start time as possible to secure your spot on the dancefloor.




Georgia Hamilton-Myers

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