May to July is set to be a big couple of months for Melbourne’s Ding Dong Lounge in China Town.

Fuck the Fitzroy Doom Scene will be releasing their new album Facing the Ruin on June 5th, with special guest bands El Colloso and Holy Serpent.

Following on from their well-received stint with Atlanta metal-core band Attila, Melbournian’s Ocean Grove are embarking on their largest, national headline run to date, with good friends Void Of Vision and Devastator as supports. The Ding Dong show is an EP launch for the forthcoming Black Label.

Also, acclaimed Californian rockers The Bellreys are dropping by on the 15th of August.


Friday 5th June
Fuck The Fitzroy Doom Scene Album Launch
+ El Colloso & Holy Serpent

Sunday 7th June
Queens Birthday Eve
Loon Lake
+ Gunslingers & Crepes

Thursday 4th June
The Gumbo Club
June Residency with Pugsley Buzzard

Friday 17th July
Ocean Grove – EP Launch
+ Void of Vision & Devastator

Saturday 15th August
The Bellrays (USA)
+ Special Guests


Friday 29th May
Seri Vida – Album Launch
+ Modesty

Saturday 30th May
Jeremy Neale – Single Launch
+ Crepes & Neighbourhood Youth


Saturday 6th June
JP Klipspringer – EP Launch
+ Chase City, WILSN & Slow Dancer

Friday 12th June
Bad News Toilet
+ The Pretty Littles & The Attics

Saturday 13th June
Lurch & Chief
+ Special Guests

Wednesday 17th June
Pallbearer (USA)
+ Special guests – SELLING FAST

Saturday 20th June
Harts – EP Launch
+ Special guests – Second Show

Saturday 27th June
Harts – EP Launch
+ Special guests – SOLD OUT!

Friday 3rd July
+ Transcience & Arakeye

Saturday 25th July
Marmozets (UK)
+ Special Guests – SELLING FAST

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