PBS has the best of new and classic funk, deep soul, crossover, Northern soul, disco and soulful electronic. If you want to find out about the greats of the past of the sounds of today, then PBS has all of your funk and soul needs covered.


Mon 12 Nov 2018 to Sun 18 Nov 2018

by The Putbacks


Strap on your psychedelic space helmets and float downstream for this one. Established northside rhythm section The Putbacks take a few laps of the universe to deliver a full self-titled LP full of intergalactic interludes and grooves. Their collective experiences in a long list of local outfits, along with collaborations from afar, see the mood range from psych guitar-driven ramblings to interstellar lounge grooves in the echo of an ear.


Sun 4 Nov 2018

The biggest suburban shindig of the year is back in 2018 and it’s better than ever.

Thu 1 Nov 2018

The Grace Darling is an ornate 19th-century pub with a focus on locally produced beer and food, plus live indie bands.

With two seperate live music spaces and a warm and bustling front bar and eatery, this inner Northern staple is a great place for a casual pub lunch, group dinner or gig going for all kinds of music lovers.



Mon 29 Oct 2018 to Sun 4 Nov 2018

by Cookin on 3 Burners


Celebrating the future sound of yesterday and 21 years of Cookin’ On 3 Burners, Jake, Dan and Ivan have dropped their latest installment of organ laden funk jams on Lab Experiments Vol. 2, the highly anticipated sequel release to 2017’s Lab Experiments Vol. 1: Mixin’.


Mon 17 Sep 2018 to Sun 23 Sep 2018

by Blood Orange


This week's feature record comes from producer, multi-instrumentalist, composer, songwriter and vocalist Devonte Hynes with his fourth album as Blood Orange, Negro Swan.


Mon 20 Aug 2018 to Sun 26 Aug 2018

by Mojo Juju


The fiercely strong and flawlessly honest song-writing of Melbourne’s Mojo Ruiz de Luzuriaga, aka Mojo Juju, returns with her third studio album NATIVE TONGUE out this week via ABC Music/Universal.


Mon 13 Aug 2018 to Sun 19 Aug 2018

by Fulton Street


This week’s Feature Record comes from Fulton Street, an exhilarating 7-piece band making waves in Melbourne’s rich soul scene. Led by commanding vocalist, Shannen Wick, and featuring a rock solid rhythm section and dynamic horns, Fulton Street combines the classic elements of soul and R&B with magnetic energy to create an irresistible sound.


Wed 1 Aug 2018

150 years old, The Royal Oak provides a welcoming atmosphere with cold beer, Aussie pub food, sports viewing, live music and trivia.  There's always something going on at The Oak!



The Royal Oak

442 Nicholson St, Fitzroy North

Monday - Sunday: midday till midnight

Phone: 9481 4693

Sun 1 Jul 2018

The Spotted Mallard brings Brunswick great music 6 days a week.  Comedy, rock, punk, folk, blues, alt country, Americana, movie nights, trivia, record fares, DJ nights, mini festivals and lazy Sunday afternoon kid friendly matinee shows.  Plus craft beers, local and international spirits and specialty food provided by Pistol Pete's Southern and Louisiana Kitchen.


Mon 23 Apr 2018 to Sun 29 Apr 2018

by PP Arnold


Arriving in England as an Ikette with the Ike & Tina review in the mid-60s, PP Arnold was spotted by Mick Jagger who immediately got her signed to Immediate Records. Several huge hits followed, 'First Cut is The Deepest', 'Angel Of The Morning', and so on… PP became one of the iconic faces of the 60s.