So, you want to head out this weekend. Maybe perhaps, to a gig? You know, a gig that plays ACTUAL music? And no, not a DJ pressing play on a crappy Avicii song. Look no further, we have you covered with our top three gigs for the week!
GIG ONE – HOLY HOLY
What/Who is it? Holy Holy – When The Storms Would Come Tour
Aussie Indie Rock outift Holy Holy have classic songs, extensive radio play, glowing reviews from blogs and press internationally, huge supports, sold-out headline shows and international gigs under their belts. And now their debut full-length album is finally here and it is vaster and wilder than anything they’ve released to date. The band is fronted by the songwriting team, vocalist/composer Timothy Carroll and guitarist/composer Oscar Dawson. They are joined on the road by permanent drummer Ryan Strathie, touring bassist Graham Ritchie, and Matt Redlich as their touring keys player.
What Genre? Rock and Pop
When is it? 7:00pm Thursday August 27th 2015
Where is it? Fresh on Charles- 178 Charles St, Launceston Tasmania
How much is it? $18.40
Buy Tickets (here)
GIG TWO – FOALS
What/Who is it? Foals ‘What Went Down’ Album Giveaway Party
A ‘mega party’ celebrating the release of Foals’ latest album ‘What Went Down.’
The British indie rock four piece have been an integral part of Black Night Crash’s setlists from the get-go and so we’re stoked to be dedicating and entire night to them and their 4th studio album ‘What Went Down.’ Expect to hear a whole bunch of Foals tunes right from the earlier hits the likes of ‘Hummer’ and ‘Cassius,’ all the way up to their latest killer single and album title track ‘What Went Down.’
We’ll also have copies of the album to giveaway on the night thanks to our friends over at Warner Music. Not to mention BNC DJs spinning all your favourite indie rock’n’roll, alternative and britpop party tunes until the early hours of Saturday morning.
What Genre? Rock/Pop
When is it? 11:30pm Friday August 28th 2015
Where is it? Ding Dong Lounge, Market Lane, Melbourne
How much is it? $5
Buy Tickets: On the door and check out the Facebook event (Here)
GIG THREE – BLACK BEARS 4TH B’DAY
What/Who is it? BLACK BEAR’S 4TH BIRTHDAY!
In the grand tradition of 4th birthday parties, we want you invite all our best friends to have a good time, eat too many lollies, smash down 10 pieces of cake and go home with a full stomach ready for a big nap. It’s been a damn fine four years, we’re sure you’ll agree, and we have stellar lineup to help us celebrate.
Born Joy Dead
Plus our regular DJs James Wright and Black Amex to finish off the night.
What Genre? Various
When is it? 5PM SATURDAY AUG 29, 2015
Where is it? Black Bear Lodge, Level 1 – 322 Brunswick Street (Mall), Fortitude Valley
How much is it? $10 ENTRY
Buy Tickets (here)
Have a listen:
Make sure you tune in next Wednesday for the next edition of You’ve Gotta Be Gigging Me!