brisbane gig guide

Good Afternoon Brisbaneites.

Lots on this week! Do go and finish your week with some gorey fun at the Brisbane Zombie Walk’s Undead Nightmare festival, featuring REGURGITATOR and about ten other bands for really not very much money. Also your general festival thing, food, stalls, weird zombie market things, fun times.
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Tuesday 16 October

Out of the Depths, Caleb Brew (SC), Michael Fuhrman (SC) at X&Y: $5 entry, 7:30-10:30pm, set times in FB

Bubble Boy and Martin Party at The Elephant Arms: Free entry, time TBA

Paul Young Trio  at Lock’n’Load: Free, from 6:30pm

Brisbane Unplugged Gigs: Blackboard, Matt Witney and Leah Cotterell & James Clarke at the New Farm Bowls Club: $4/$6, from 7:30pm

Best of Escalate: Ammunitions, Pyre & Ice and Sue-Fong at the Tempo:  Free, first band at 7:30pm, set times in E

Marcy Prospects at The End: Free entry, from 7:30pm FB

Wednesday 17 October

Tara Simmons at Jet Black Cat Music : Free, from 6:30pm FB

Residency: Mojo Webb at the Joynt: $5, from 8pm FB

Elephant Unplugged at The Elephant Arms: free, 7pm-11pm

Moses Gunn Collective, The Kramers and Goldsmith (Syd) at Black Bear Lodge: $10 entry, from 8pm V

Radio Club Band at Barsoma: Free entry, from 5pm V

Thursday 18 October

Gregory Page (US) and Miss Elm at the Joynt: Price TBA, from 8:30pm, FB FB

Thirteen Seventy and The Boys at the Beetle Bar: $10 at the door, from 8pm FB

The Endless Pandemic, Countdown to Armageddon (SC), Hand of the Architect, Portraits and the Wanderer at Crowbar: $12, from 8pm FB

Avalanche City (NZ), The Falls and Sahara Beck at Alhambra: Tickets $13.30, from 8pm

An Evening of Jazz Manouche: Belleville, East West Hot Club, Swing Manouche and Camaron’s Gypsy Trio at Black Bear Lodge: Tickets $15, doors at 7pm, set list in V

Morning Harvey, Silas & the Seasons and Wolver at Coniston Lane: Tickets $11.25, doors at 8:30pm

B-Syde at Dowse Bar: free, from 8pm

Mark Bono at The Elephant Arms: Free entry, 7-11pm

Rebecca Ireland Band at The Hideaway: free, 8:30pm FB

Arcade Made, Bandito Folk and The Young Professionals at Rics  Free, from 8pm, set times in FB

Cobra Kai: Step Panther (Syd), Bad Dreems (Ade) and Heavy Jackets at oh hello!  Price TBA, from 9pm

Junkyard Diamonds, Deadweight Express and the Dirty Eastwoods at the Boundary Hotel  Free entry, music from 7pm, set times on FB

The Cathars at the End: Free entry, FB

Snitch: Skyway (GC), Civil War (Syd), Vile Eye and Monuments (WA) at X&Y: $15 FB

Friday 19 October

Chamberland, Flannelette, New Manic Spree and My Killing Spree at the Zoo  $12.50, from 8pm FB

Kryptamistik at alloneword: $10, from 8pm E

Lord, Alpine Fault, Electrik Dynamite (Melb) and De La Cruz at the Tempo: Tickets $13.30 or $15 at the door, doors open at 6:30pm FB

Dave McGuire at Room 60: Free, 4:30pm-5:30pm FB

Pro Vita (SC) and Wolver at Black Bear Lodge: Free, from 8pm V

Brisbane Pop Punk Day: Skyway (GC), For this Cause, Madisonfoxx, Call the Shots, Monuments, Lets Jump Ship and Stonehearts at Kurilpa Hall: $15, ALL AGES, doors at 5pm FB E

Sugar Army (Per) and the Emperors (Per) at Alhambra: Tickets $18.40, from 8pm
Gentle Ben and His Sensitive Side and the Shifting Sands at The Hideaway  Free, from 9pm FB

Declan Kelly & the Rising Sun (Syd) and Captain Dreamboat at the Joynt: $10, from 8:30pm FB

Microwave Jenny (Syd) at Rics: Free, band at 9pm V FB

Jimi Beavis at Lock’n’Load: Free, from 10pm

Junkyard Diamonds, Whiskey & Speed and Fat Susan at Chardon’s Corner Hotel: Free entry, from 8:30pm FB

Eleanor Angel and Seafarer at the Powerhouse Turbine Platform: Free entry, ALL AGES, from 6pm FB

The Siren Tower (Per) and guests at X&Y: $15 entry, from 7:30pm

Mark Jozinovic Trio at The QPAC Green: Free, ALL AGES, from 5pm V

Big Dead, Astrid & the Asteroids and Nick Smethurst at The Barlow: $12 entry, doors at 8pm FB

Saturday 20 October

Darky Roots, The Upsteppers, Tanuki Dub and Tau Manukia at the Zoo: Tickets $17.50 or $20 at the door, doors open at 8:30pm FB

Care Community Festival: The Mouldy Lovers, The Lady Abundance Project  Fat Picnic and Luna Junction at Northey Street Farm: Tickets $15/$13conc./$10youth, from 2pm E

Future Reflections: Galapogos and Digital Natives at The Hideaway: Free, from 9pm FB

Coerce (Melb), Totally Unicorn (NSW), Marathon, Hope Drone and We Lost The Sea (Syd) at Crowbar: Tickets $16.35, doors at 7:30pm FB

Thriller: The Swellers (USA), Endless Heights (Syd), Milestones and No Trust: $20, from 8pm FB

Dollar Bar and Little Lovers at Tym Guitars Retail: Free, ALL AGES, from 1pm FB

Soulful Jazzy Chants: Alissa Nathaniel at the Yoga Den: $10, from 7pm FB

Progfest: Ne Obliviscaris (Melb), Arcane, Tangled Thoughts Of Leaving (WA), Echotide, Caligula’s Horse and Feed at the Beetle Bar: Tickets $16.35, from 6pm

Barksdale Brass Band at the Black Bear Lodge: Free, from 7:30pm V

Tin Can Radio, Little Casino and Old Fashion at Coniston Lane: Tickets $13.30, doors at 8pm

Alter Egos at The Elephant Arms: free, 10pm-2am

Alexis Nicole & the Missing Pieces (Melb) and Max Savage (Ade) at the Joynt  $10, from 8:30pm FB

Golden Age of Ballooning and The Elegant Shiva at Rics: Free, from 8pm FB

The Quadratic Contingency at the Powerhouse Turbine Platform: Free, all ages, 5-7pm V

Kitchen’s Floor, Muura, Scraps, Fig., Sewers and Hollow Earth at the Spring Hill Hotel: $8 entry, from 8pm FB

withflaws. magazine launch: Emerson Snowe, House of Giants, Fat Susan, Plainview, Midwest and the Fevered at the 4ZZZ Carpark: Entry by donation, 2-7pm FB

Jon Convex, Lone Pariah, Monkers, Fr1day and Percy Miracles at Barsoma  $15, from 9pm

Sunday 21 October

Brisbane Zombie Walk: Regurgitator, Zombie Apocalypse Theory, LeSuits, Bertie Page Clinic, Danny Macrae , The Vampers and MORE at Victoria Park, Herston: $20/$10, from 12pm FB

Octobersesh: Sticky Fingers (Syd), Fat Tuesday, The Mank, Choon Goonz and more at the Greenslopes Bowls Club: Tickets $15/ $20 at the door, all ages, from midday ‘til late. E

Laneway, The Fingers Malone Ensemble and Edward Guglielmino at Black Bear Lodge  $14, doors at 7pm FB set times in V

Greer Sullivan and Dear Anonymous at Dowse Bar: $5, from 4pm

Claude Hay and the Transvaal Diamond Syndicate at the Joynt: $5, 4-7pm FB

Grim Tilla & the Diablo at Rics: Free, from 8:30pm FB

Monday 22 October

Pack Animals and Fox Hunt (GC) at Rics: Free, from 8:30pm, set times in V

18 - 24 September

Oh my god, Saturday. If you don’t go out this Saturday you are MISSING OUT. More than anything else, there’s the WEST END BLOCK PARTY. Holy balls, that lineup. And all FREE. Woah.

Also, Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr… Tell your friends.

Tuesday 18

Kurtis Gentle and Tori Lee at Rics: Free entry, from 8:30pm

St Augustus at The End: Free entry, from 8pm FB

Pyre & Ice and Exit Ghost at the Music Kafe: Free, all ages if you buy a meal, from 8:00pm, set times in V

Pete Hunt Quartet at Lock’n’Load: Free, from 6:30pm

The Whiskey Archive at 지하 Underground: Free, from 9:00pm

Wednesday 19

The Cathars, Papperbok and Fever Pitch at Black Bear Lodge: Tickets $13.30, bands from 8pm, set times on FB

Looking Glass Liars at the Joynt: $5, from 9pm

Jimi Beavis and Brodie Graham at the Tempo: Free entry, probably, from 7pm, probably FB

Golden Sound instore at Jet Black Cat: Free, all ages, from 6:30pm

Band of Frequencies at QPAC Cascade Court: Free, all ages, from 8:30pm

Chasing Closure and Skies Collide at Rics: Free entry, from 8:00pm

Thursday 20

Brisbane Festival: WE LOVE YOU (as much as everybody else does) with Ghostboy and Sir Lady Grantham at Metro Arts Theatre: $15/$20 entry, doors at 7pm FB V

Sticky Fingers (Syd) and Die Rude at the Joynt: $10, from 9pm FB

Slow Riots (GC), SubStation (NSW), BMX-Ray and The Young Professionals at the Beetle Bar: $8 entry, doors at 7:30pm FB

bff: Foxes and Pat Tierney at The Hideaway: Free entry, doors at 8pm FB

The Harry Heart Chrysalis and Dave Di Marco at Dowse Bar: $5 entry, from 7:30pm FB

Enough Rope, Alex Jay and Brundles, Jordan De La Cruz and Great Dane at GPO: $7 entry, from 7:30pm FB

Snitch: Widow the Sea (GC), As Silence Breaks (Syd), Chapters, Apart From This (Melb) and As Paradise Falls at X&Y: $15 entry, doors at 9pm FB

Gerard Mapstone & the DeLaCANA Flamenco Company at QPAC Cascade Court: Free, all ages, from 8:30pm

Your Man Alex Smith at Calypso Bar: Free, 7-10pm FB

The Walters at GLNG Lounge: Free, sets at 6:00pm and 7:45pm.

Cobra Kai: Bleeding Knees Club and others at oh hello!: $15 entry, doors at 10pm FB

Epiphany Padfield, Jamiee Fryer, White Fawn, Denizen, the Bumbacluts and the Buzzbee  at the Music Kafe: Free, all ages if you buy a meal, from 5:00pm, set times in V

Friday 21

[NEW LISTING] Sticky Fingers (Syd) Acoustic instore + signing things at It’s Vintage Darling: Free, all ages, from 11am FB

Brisbane Festival: WE LOVE YOU (as much as everybody else does) with Ghostboy and Sir Lady Grantham at Metro Arts Theatre: $15/$20 entry, doors at 7pm FB V

Darkc3ll, Melody Black and Bound for Ruin at Crowbar: $12, from 8pm FB

Love Like Hate, Stephanie Ganfield and Carly Dickenson at the Beetle Bar: $10 entry, doors at 8pm FB

DJ Dr Offig and The Walters at GLNG Lounge: Free, Walters sets at 6:00pm and 7:15pm, Dr Offig sets at 5:00pm and 8:15pm

MooMooPappa at Lock’n’Load: Free, from 10:00pm

Brisbane Festival: Hangar the Radar #2: Mosman Alder, Tiny Spiders and Minds out the back at Metro Arts: $15 entry, doors at 7pm FB

Calais, The Arctic, Bixby Canyon, The Royal Artillery and Boss Mox at Coniston Lane: $10 entry, from 7pm FB

Whiskey & Speed, Gunk, The Halls, Disasterland (final show) and Baron Samedi at The Waiting Room: $10 entry, BYO, from 6pm FB

Happy New Year, Naked Maja, Do The Robot and Multiple Man at Alhambra: $10 entry, from 8pm FB

StormChasers, Coco Baulch, We Are Million and The Worriers at the Barlow: $10 entry, from 8pm FB

Grim Tilla & Diablo and Pony Face at the Joynt: $5 entry, from 9pm

The Red Paintings, Arctic and Meniscus (Syd) at Tempo: Tickets $18.40, from 8pm. Set times on FB

Rebecca Ireland, Mick Diggles and Crooked Grin at the Music Kafe: Free, all ages if you buy a meal, from 7:00pm, set times in V

A French Butler Called Smith (GC) at QPAC Cascade Court: Free, all ages, from 8:30pm

Donelle Brooks Band, Dario Western, Winners of the Tour De France and The Busymen at Chardon’s Corner Hotel: Free entry, from 8pm

bff: Jorati at Kurilpa Hall: $10/$8, from 7pm FB

Brisbane Festival: Jackson Dunn (GC) at the Reddacliff Place Stage, Brisbane Square: Free, all ages, from 4:30pm V

The Company and Breaking Hart Benton at The Hideaway: Free entry, doors at 9pm FB

Fretfest: Hill 60 and Double Lined Minority at the Tempo : Free, from 7:30pm

Mzaza at 지하 Underground: Free, from 10pm FB

Saturday 22

West End Block Party: Dubmarine, Kingfisha, Kooii, the Mouldy Lovers, Gepetto, Pastel Blaze, Tin Can Radio, Schoolfight, One Dragon Two Dragon and MORE?! at West End: Free! All Ages! From 1pm! Further details, more bands and things on FB

The Boys and Dave’s Pawn Shop at Rics: Free entry, from 8pm FB

Innessa at Lock’n’Load: Free, from 10:00pm

His Merry Men at the Joynt: $5 entry, from 8pm FB

Joe Tamaira, Black River Automatic, Latitude and George Moustache at the Music Kafe: Free, all ages if you buy a meal, from 5:00pm, set times in V

bff: BULLHORN at Black Bear Lodge: Free entry, from 8pm FB

Brisbane Festival: WE LOVE YOU (as much as everybody else does) with Ghostboy and Sir Lady Grantham at Metro Arts Theatre: $15/$20 entry, doors at 7pm FB V

The Cathars and Papperbok (Acoustic) at Rocking Horse Records: Free, ALL AGES, from 3pm FB

Carmichael at the Powerhouse: Free entry, from 5:30pm FB

Queensland Wind Orchestra playing the music of Frank Ticheli at the Old Museum: $15/$10, from 7pm FB

DJ Aukistra and The Walters at GLNG Lounge: Free, Walters sets at 6:00pm and 7:15pm, DJ Aukistra sets at 5:00pm and 8:15pm

Golden Sound at SYC Studios: $15 entry, from 7pm FB

Only Sleeping, FGWMWS (NSW), Hellcrown and Ape Farm at Fat Louie’s: Free entry, from 8pm FB

the Plastic Fangs, Soviet X-Ray Record Club, Matt Nelson, Amy Crow, Emma White, Sunday Luate Wani and House of Joy at Coniston Lane: $15 entry, from 8pm FB

Jackson Dunn (GC) and Liam Bryant at Room 60: $10 entry

The Ninjas, Moonshine Sally and Hushka at X&Y

James Morrison Funk Show at QPAC Cascade Court: Free, all ages, from 8:30pm

Brisbane Festival: Joel Woods at the Reddacliff Place Stage, Brisbane Square: Free, all ages, from 4:30pm V

Brisbane Festival: Mzaza at the Queen St Mall Stage: Free, all ages, from 4:30pm V

Nite Fields, Cobwebbs, Bat Nouveau and Gentlemen at The Waiting Room: $10 entry, from 7:30pm, set times on FB

Little Odessa and A Cartoon Graveyard at The Hideaway: Free entry, bar from 6pm, music from 9 FB

We the Ghosts at the Spiegeltent: Free, 5:30-6:30pm V

Sunday 23

The Rusty Datsuns at the Joynt: $5 entry, from 4pm FB

Masketta Fall (Melb) at the Old Museum: $16 entry, ALL AGES, from 2pm V

DJ Aukistra and PocketLove at GLNG Lounge: Free, Pocketlove sets at 6:00pm and 7:45pm, DJ Aukistra sets at 5:00pm and 7:15pm

Bandito Folk, Friends of Ben, Night Owl & the Early Birds and Pat the Tom at Black Bear Lodge: $14 entry, from 7pm FB

Tom Foolery and Brian Sexton at Dowse Bar: From 4:00pm

Burl Ivers at Lock’n’Load: Free, from 3:00pm

bff: The Company, The Pockets and Cole & Van Dijk in a Backyard: $7/$5, kids free, ALL AGES, BYO, details on FB

bff: Graham Moes, Andrew Markwell, Timothy Swanston, James Anthony and Matt French at The Waiting Room: $10, ALL AGES, BYO, from 7pm FB

Lords of Wong, Melk and Sunday Sessions at The Mustang: Free entry, from 1pm FB

Rattlehand and Kate Jacobson (of Texas Tea) at The End: $5 entry, from 5pm FB

Coisa Linda, Eddie Gazani and Brisbane Roda de Choro at Rio Rhythmics: $15 entry, from midday

Dan Acfield at Grill’d West End: Free entry, all ages, from 6:30pm

Brisbane Festival: Brother Fox at the Reddacliff Place Stage, Brisbane Square: Free, all ages, from 4:30pm V

Simon Kerr Album Launch at the Music Kafe: Free, all ages if you buy a meal, 3-4pm FB

Monday 24

Peter Combe and Astrid and the Asteroids at the Old Museum: $17 entry, ALL AGES, 2pm