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03 Mar Ripe’s Weekend Gig Guide (3/3/17)


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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, 3rd March

CTBNF + Greeves

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Local lads Greeves and all-stars Cousin Tony’s Brand New Firebird are playing along with Orcha on Friday night.

Head down to The Worker’s Club in Fitzroy from 8.30pm for what is sure to be a bloody good night accompanied by excellent tunes.


Friday, 3rd March

Club Coco

Tickets here

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On Friday night at Copacabana International on Smith St Coco Club is kicking off a new season of dance parties.

Dance the night away with the night’s curator CC:DISCO!, Rahaan, Rich Medina, Frank Booker and a few local supports from 10pm.


Friday, 3rd March

RVG Album Launch

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RVG are releasing their debut LP A Quality of Mercy, and putting on a night of live music to celebrate.

Joining them at The Tote (where they recorded part of the LP) on Friday night will be Ripe favs Scott & Charlene’s Wedding and Girl Crazy.


Saturday, 4th March

Coming In To Bloom

~Free entry~

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Section 8‘s summer mainstay Coming in to Bloom wraps up for the year this weekend, which just happens to coincide with their first birthday.

The lineup for this Saturday includes Harvey Sutherland (DJ set), Kate Miller, Sam Weston and more, playing tunes from 2pm.


Sunday, 5th March

Shady Cottage Housewarming

~Free entry~

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Shady Cottage 2017 is fast approaching, and the boys are throwing a housewarming this Sunday at The Nevermind to give you a sneak peek.

Picket Palace, FLOSS, Flamingo Jones & The Awesome Swells and a few more picks from the Shady family will be playing from 12 midday.

 

 

 


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06 Oct Ripe’s Top 5 Weekly Gig Guide (6/10/16)


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, 7th October

Greeves @ B.EAST

~Free Entry~

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Prog rock act Greeves are playing a double set on Friday night at B.EAST in Brunswick.

Head down for a burger and beer and let the beautiful boys of Greeves take you back to the ’70s with their high energy riffs, dreamy five part harmonies and mesmerising live show.


Friday 7th October

Good Boy ‘Plum’ EP Launch

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Good Boy from Brisbane are in town on Friday night, playing at the Grace Darling with Smoke Rings and Jarrow.

After a super busy 2016 they’re currently touring in support of Plum, their second EP release of the year.


Saturday, 8th October

Crepes Album Preview

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Crepes are playing their final hometown show of 2016 on Saturday night at Bar Open, before their guitarist Sam heads overseas.

They’ll be playing a bunch of fresh material, with support from Emma Russack, Pure Moods and Environments.


Saturday, 8th October

COUTA BEATS @ Section 8

~Free Entry~

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To take full advantage of the tropical weather hitting Melbourne this weekend, head to Section 8 on Saturday for COUTA BEATS, a tropical dance party.

Edd Fisher (Wax’O Paradiso), Tom Moore (Otologic) and Ripe fav Flamingo Jones will be providing the aforementioned beats from 7pm.


Sunday, 9th October

Digging for Berry Street

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Tram Cops, Tuc, Hemm, Will Povey, Kodachrone & Back Burners are getting together to play fantastic tunes for an even better cause on Sunday at The Gaso.

All proceeds from ticket sales go towards Berry Street, who have been helping disadvantaged children, young people and families for over 100 years. If you can’t make it you can head here to donate and help the legends at Berry Street provide safe homes, education and trauma support for the most vulnerable members of our community.

 

 

 


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Roland Tings @ Howler 2015

08 Sep Ripe’s Top 5 Weekly Gig Guide (8/9/16)


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…


Thursday, 8th September

GODS Live at the Toff

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GODS are bringing their psychedelic rock to The Toff on Thursday, using the night to further fund their upcoming debut EP.

RAThammock are playing support as are the beautiful boys of Greeves, who will be preforming some of their new tunes.


Thursday, 8th September

Northeast Party House ‘Dare’ Album Tour

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Northeast Party House are playing at 170 Russell, on the tour for their new record ‘Dare‘ (out this Friday).

Joining them are Polish Club, Twinsy and Osaka, hot off the release of their new single ‘Weights‘.


Friday, 9th September

Larry Heard (aka Mr Fingers)

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Animals Dancing and Crown Ruler are presenting Larry Heard aka MR Fingers in his first ever show in Australia, and second since his return to live shows.

Gigi Masin and Gaussian Curve are also playing on the night at the Melbourne Town Hall, so if you have the means and opportunity you would be crazy not to jump on tickets ASAP.


Saturday, 10th September

GL ‘Touch’ Tour

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Dreamy party-time dance duo GL are touring their debut album, Touch, around the country at the moment.

They are playing at Howler with Totally Mild and Venus II for the Melbourne leg on Saturday night.


Sunday, 11th September

Ciggie Sunday: Ciggiespiracy

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Ciggie Sunday is back at the Gasometer this Sunday with Ciggiespiracy.

Tunes will be coming from Tomsk, Service Desk, Max Matthews, Runsthevoodoodown and VJ Isaac Christie for the grand total of $0.
Head down early.

 

 

 


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