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Today Wed, June 29, 2016 —

Laura Jean residency week #5 with Stina Tester/Cinta Masters

Fitzroy · $10

Laura Jean is perfect Tuesday music. That may sound like I'm damning her with faint praise but I'm not. Wednesday's are often about being by your...

Tomorrow Thu, June 30, 2016 —

Great Outdoors LP launch with Gregor and Blank Statements and WRONG

Collingwood · $12

Anything Zach Schneider gets involves with (Totally Mild, Free Time etc etc) tends to slide right down the fretboard into a puddle of jangle joy. He's go...

Friday July 1, 2016 —

NGV Friday Nights presents the Goon Sax

Southbank · $30

French Impressionist Edgar Degas painted modern life as he saw it. Brisbane indie-pop cuties the Goon Sax paint modern life as they see it. Sure there's ...

Mere Women, Ouch My Face, Mares and Jem & Lara

Fitzroy · $12

Mere Women are bringing down that Sydney post-punk crunch. There'll also be some extra shriek and tingle from local punk vets Ouch My Face. Mares and Jem...

Good Manners presents Banoffee, Dro Carey, Lossless, Habits and more

Melbourne CBD · $23.50

Jeez, we've been waiting a while for Roxanne to be viable party zone again. Looks like the upstanding citizens at Good Manners could be just the people t...

Teeth & Tongue single launch with Sui Zhen and Karli White

Northcote · Free!

Teeth & Tongue are back with new single 'Dianne'. It's from their upcoming album (out in September) and it's got a real nice glammy, flip...

¿Club D'érange? with Gibson and Greig, Millú, Chico G

Melbourne CBD · $15

Gibson and Greig, Millú and Chico G are planning to flip that question mark on it's head for the latest ¿Club D'érange? club night. This could mean w...

Simona Castricum album launch with Pillow Pro, Callan and more

Melbourne CBD · $10, must register

Simona Castricum's #TriggerWarning40 is pumping strobe and smoke into ears as I type this. It's almost a cruel amount of industrial-synth-rave to inf...

Saturday July 2, 2016 —

Go vote!

· Free!

Democracy is sexy. Don't forget to vote. If you're already standing in a long voting queue populated by cranky people who look like they haven't ...

Coburg RSL band night with Jaala, Gregor, Lowtide, Bobby Brave an...

Coburg · $10

The Coburg RSL is trying to survive without a steady stream of misery and revenue from pokies.Instead they're doing things like inviting local salt-of-th...

The Ocean Party and the Ancients

Coburg · Free!

It's been nearly three years and still no one's managed to top the 'Hamster' nu-gaze dream sheen (and the Ancients aren't even a nu-gaze ...

Sunday July 3, 2016 —

Garage Sale

Fitzroy · Haggletown

Sometimes you pull up at a garage sale all excited then the most you find is a cracked ramekin, a tattered Cluedo set and several sets of suspicious eyes wat...

Label of Love: Temporal Cast with Cale Sexton, Kangaroo Skull, Ja...

Abbotsford · $12

As the great Ben Folds said “we can be happy underground”. Temporal Cast have been down there with head-torches strapped to their pulsing skulls,...