The Live Music Safari will offer a snapshot of the diversity of Melbourne’s thriving music scene. In venues large and small, new and old, grungy and chic, jazz, hip-hop, rock, techno and every genre in between play side-by-side-by-side. Ten of Melbourne’s most famed music venues will host 40 bands and DJs for one day and night. All for free. King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Frowning Clouds, Grey Ghost, Millions, Lowtide, Bennetts Lane Big Band, Eagle and the Worm, Barbariön, Able and more will take the floor at 1000 £ Bend, Bennett’s Lane, Revolt Melbourne, Pony, Cherry Bar, John Curtin Hotel, Section 8, The Toff in Town, Mercat and the Town Hall Hotel North Melbourne.

Live Music Safari - Over 40 of Melbourne’s top bands and DJs perform in ten of Melbourne’s most famed music venues. One day and night, all for free.

PLUS - PBS Outside Broadcast from Live Music Safari!
PBS 106.7FM broadcasts live from the £1000 Bend Café, featuring regular Thursday punk esque programming with Michael Mulholland’s Junkyard and Phil MacDougall’s Sunglasses After Dark

Check out special guest interviews plus regular vinyl rarities… soak it up, live, from 7- 10pm, free entry.

More to be announced!


5pm to 10pm
1000 £ Bend
feat. King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard + Basptism of Uzi + Pearls + Jonny Telafone ++

6pm till late
Section 8
feat. Able + JPS + Nam ++

7pm till late
The Toff in Town
feat. Millions + Mining Boom! + I Oh You DJs.

7pm to midnight
Town Hall Hotel North Melbourne
feat. Lowtide + Repairs + The Process + The Emergency ++

7pm till late
feat. Barbariön + Baptism of Uzi + The Murlocs ++

8pm till late
feat. Grey Ghost + Client Liaison + DJ Houndstooth

8pm till late
Cherry Bar
feat. Frowning Clouds + The Blue Bottles + Sam Cooper

8:30pm till late
Bennetts Lane
feat. The Bennetts Lane Big Band + Stephen Magnusson ++

9pm till late
John Curtin Hotel
feat. Eagle and the Worm + Animaux + Nabraskatak

10pm to 3am
The Mercat
feat. NO ZU + Andras Fox + Roland Tings ++

WHAT: Melbourne Music Week – LIVE MUSIC SAFARI
WHEN: Thursday 22 November
WHERE: 10 venues around the City Of Melbourne
INFO: 5pm til late – ALL FREE