Thu 19 Nov 2015

Fourteen of Melbourne’s much-loved and iconic live music venues open their doors for a wild night of FREE gigs and parties all around the CBD. From 4pm to very late!

All happening on one night - Thursday 19 November

Full info at

Live Music Safari is supported by JD Future Legends and PBS 106.7FM


1. Section 8 & Ferdy Derke
Oddisee + Shaolinafronauts + Fortunes ++
4PM - 1AM
An epic laneway party that promises to be a cerebral treat for the senses

2. Lounge
Dan White + Cale Sexton + Kangaroo Skull +++
5PM - 1AM
Heads With Tales and Lounge showcase everything from house and techno, to balearic and disco

3. Loop Project Space and Bar
friendships + ALTA + Wabz ++
6PM - 3AM
An eclectic selection of electronic artists flex and shape the spectrum of sound and light
AND going live to air on PBS 106.7 FM from 7pm with Zen Arcade and Bevan Campbell for details go to

4. Boney
Wax’o Paradiso + Silent Jay & Jace XL +++
6PM - 12AM
An epic disco party transforms Westwood Place, Boney and Magic Mountain Saloon

5. The Toff in Town
Foreign/National + Dorsal Fins
7PM - 11PM
Foreign/National play pop through psychedelic and local ‘supergroup’ Dorsal Fins

6. Max Watt's
Terrible Truths + Miss Destiny +++
7PM - 1AM
Rice Is Nice bring their Volume 2 Mixtape to life for Live Music Safari

7. Bennetts Lane Jazz Club
Tim Willis & The End + The Lagerphones
7PM - 2AM
A celebration of jazz from the truly modern to rollicking neo-trad

8. 1000 £ Bend
Fractures + Totally Mild + Crepes +
7PM - 12AM
Laneway showcase a line-up of top emerging artists at 1000 £ Bend

9. Shebeen
Salsa Party ++
7.30PM – 12AM
An explosion of live salsa dura and Latin jazz

10. The Public Bar
Mesa Cosa + The Mighty Boys + Lazertits ++
7.30PM - 7.30AM
One night, five bands and free entry at The Public Bar

11. Cherry Bar
Kylie Auldist (The Bamboos) + Fulton Street ++
8PM - 11PM
Celebrate the very best of Melbourne's live soul music scene at Cherry Bar’s Soul In The Basement

12. The Mercat
Tuc + Sleep D + Tom Moore +++
9PM - 6AM
The Mercat hosts live sets from some of Melbourne's techno maniacs

13. Ding Dong Lounge
My Echo ++
9PM - 3AM
Ding Dong Lounge celebrates all things Australian rock and roll

14. The John Curtin Hotel
Rat & Co + Audego + Asdasfr Bawd +
8PM - 12AM
This Live Music Safari, The John Curtin Hotel will be transformed into a shimmering dreamsphere Music Safari PBS FM.JPG