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Magic Carpet Ride eclectic music with Ron Dickinson, Sun 6:00am - 9:00am
The Gospel Show gospel with Peter Miles, Sun 9:00am - 11:00am
Blue Juice authentic blues & ska with Mohair Slim, Sun 11:00am - 1:00pm
The Juke Joint classic & contemporary blues with Matt, Sun 1:00pm - 3:00pm

World-wide Music

From Asian pop to dub and reggae, indigenous hip-hop to Balkan beats, African rhythms to Arabic influence, vibrant Latin flavours to folk music from across the globe, and incredible eclectic fusions from disparate cultures, PBS brings our musical world to you.

PBS Events

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Mallard Movies: Now Sound Melbourne's Listening Mon 26 Nov 2018 Just Announced
PBS and The Spotted Mallard are proud to present a free screening of the Melbourne music documentary 'Now Sound: Melbourne's Listening'.

PBS Presents

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Heart of St Kilda Concert Tue 23 Oct 2018
It’s a night not to be missed - an evening of entertainment which guarantees you will leave feeling uplifted and part of something big!
Reservoir Stomp Sun 4 Nov 2018
The biggest suburban shindig of the year is back in 2018 and it’s better than ever.
THE AGE MUSIC VICTORIA AWARDS 2018 - voting now open! Fri 9 Nov 2018 Just Announced
Australia’s largest publicly voted music awards The Age Music Victoria Awards is back for its 13th year in 2018.
Peel Street Festival Sat 10 Nov 2018 Just Announced
Collingwood’s favourite new festival, Peel Street Festival is back with another spine tingling line-up mixing Australian heroes and local legends.
Melbourne Music Week’s LIVE MUSIC SAFARI! Thu 22 Nov 2018 Just Announced
Leave the wallet at home as 13 of Melbourne’s famed live music venues swing open their doors for a night of free music for Live Music Safari.
Melbourne Synth Festival Fri 23 Nov 2018 - Sun 25 Nov 2018 Just Announced
As part of Melbourne Music Week 2018, Australian Musician, MESS and PBS is proud to present the inaugural Melbourne Synth Festival.

PBS News

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    PBS in association with the Melbourne International Jazz Festival is proud to present the 8th Young Elder of Jazz Commission.
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New Playlists

Riddim Yard Fri 19 Oct 18
What The Folk! Thu 18 Oct 18
Opalakia Tue 16 Oct 18
Headhunters Mon 15 Oct 18
All Our Stories Mon 15 Oct 18
Mumbai Masala Mon 15 Oct 18
Deeep Space Mon 15 Oct 18
Global Village Sun 14 Oct 18

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Flight 1067 to Africa

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african music with Stani Goma
Sun 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Global Village

Roger Holdsworth
worldwide & acoustic with Roger Holdsworth
Sun 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Deeep Space

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deep global sounds with Lloyd Briggs
Mon 9:00am - 11:00am

All Our Stories

All Our Stories - Jess and Leah — Photo by Owen McKern
music, stories, culture with Jess Fairfax & Leah Avene
Mon 1:00pm - 3:00pm


Elle Young
global and beyond with Elle Young
Mon 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Mumbai Masala

Richi Madan
bollywood & Indian with Richi Madan
Mon 7:00pm - 8:00pm


sweet ethnic gems with Adriana
Tue 7:00pm - 8:00pm

What the Folk!

Susi Lanagan
world & folk with Susi Lanagan
Thu 9:00am - 11:00am

Afro Turn Up

Kix 2
afrobeats & afro house with Kix
alt Fri 2:00am - 6:00am

Riddim Yard

Rick Howe
roots, dub & rocksteady with Rick Howe
Fri 11:00am - 1:00pm

Babylon Burning

Jesse I
reggae & dancehall with Jesse I
Sat 5:00pm - 7:00pm

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