A window to the Arts with info on theatre events, exhibitions, installations, cinema, festivals and more.  Tune into The Breakfast Spread on Wednesdays at 8:30am for music-related-arts and arts-related-music, covering diverse issues and incarnations in State of the Art.

News

Sun 17 Nov 2019
Tickets Now On Sale

The biggest suburban shindig of the year is BACK!

The McCubbin Desk
Fri 1 Nov 2019

For the first time, PBS’ history is being collated in print and made available to the public. PBS' 40-year commemorative book will feature rare and (in some cases) previously unseen photos, posters and other historical artefacts to capture the rich and diverse history of the station and our music community.

Tue 24 Sep 2019 to Fri 1 Nov 2019
Coming Soon

Spring clean your conscience with a PBS membership this October.

If you’ve got the pep back in your step now that spring has arrived, why not set yourself up with a PBS membership and keep the good vibes rolling?

James Hullick
Fri 20 Sep 2019 to Sun 22 Sep 2019

JOLT Arts brings you the JOLT Sonic Festival 2019 to Footscray Community Arts Centre.

Wed 18 Sep 2019

Tune in for State of the Art every Wednesday morning from 8.30am on The Breakfast Spread for the latest arts news. 

Fri 13 Sep 2019

Hip and laid back, the Northcote Social Club is host to regular bands with one of the best live rooms and sound systems for a mid sized music venue in Melbourne's north.  With a spacious deck perfect for summery beers and wines, the Northcote Social Club offers slightly up market pub fare that will appeal to all tastes.

 

The Northcote Social Club

Thu 12 Sep 2019

Mesob is a traditional Ethiopian restaurant on High Street, Northcote serving fresh, beautiful food with only the best Ethiopian and Australian ingredients.

Staying true to Ethiopian style of dining, Mesob's menu is designed to share and you're encouraged to eat with your hands, just like you’re at a café in Addis Ababa. Then you can wash it all down with an Ethiopian beer, Tej, just like the locals do!

Thu 12 Sep 2019

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.

 

 

Wed 11 Sep 2019

Tune in for State of the Art every Wednesday morning from 8.30am on The Breakfast Spread for the latest arts news. 

Wed 11 Sep 2019

Right in the heart of Brunswick St, Bar Open has hosted roots, rock n roll and general brouhaha since 1998. Bar Open is notorious for its honest atmosphere and has a reputation for supporting experimental, live and local music.

The band room is pumping 6 nights a week with performances spanning all genres including, but not limited to, funk, soul, rock, punk, indie, garage, gypsy, folk and world music. Open until late every night, you’ll find air-conditioning and a beer garden for the summer months and a cozy fireplace for the winter.