1) Chasing Ghosts have a stack of hometown shows coming up
Melbourne rockers Chasing Ghosts have lined up a massive string of hometown shows for the coming months. The six-piece band will play 21 shows in Melbourne between April and June, including some solo performances. Venues include The Creator’s Lounge, Cherry Bar and The Irish – for a full list of dates and venues, visit Chasing Ghost’s Facebook page.
2) Tash Sultana releases new single
After a busy start to the year, Tash Sultana has returned with her new single ‘Murder To The Mind’. Tash is currently on a headline tour of the country and will be heading out with the Groovin’ The Moo team later this month. Listen to the new single below.
3) Allday and Mallrat join forces on new track
Allday and Mallrat have come together to release a brand new track ‘Baby Spiders’. This is Allday’s fourth single off his new album ‘Speeding’ which arrived this week. Allday will be performing his new album on tour this July, but you can hear the new single below.
4) KLP announces Mix Match tour
Sydney’s KLP has announced some huge DJ sets on her ‘Mix Match’ tour. KLP will be playing sets at eleven different locations throughout May, June and July, starting in Ballarat and ending in Canberra. For all dates and venues visit her website.
5) The Espy is set to reopen in 2018
Iconic Melbourne live music venue The Espy is expected to reopen in October 2018. The Esplanade Hotel was bought by pub group Sand Hill Road last month, with owners confirming they are in talks to bring live music back to the venue once it reopens. The Espy closed its doors in November 2015 after noise complaints from nearby residents.
MELBOURNE GIG GUIDE
Saturday April 22nd
- Confidence Man at Northcote Social Club
- Cosmic Kahuna at Cherry Bar
- Root Rat at The Tote
- The Goon Sax at The Gasometer Hotel
- Rick Hart at The Retreat Hotel
Sunday April 23rd
- Discotears at Grace Darling Hotel
- Kill Dirty Youth at Bar Open
- The Skeleton Club at Catfish
- Danny Ross at The Wesley Anne
- The Deadlips at Whole Lotta Love