Moshtix Weekender 037: Your Guide To What's On This Weekend
It's nearly the weekend and you know what that means? It's Moshtix Weekender time!
Check out the amazing gigs that we think you should check out this weekend below.
BIG WORDS @ 170 Russell - Fri 17 May
Melbourne's best kept secret BIG WORDS are playing a special show at 170 Russell tomorrow night, bringing an amazing mix of electronic sounds deeply rooted in soulful hip-hop to the stage.
LOEFAH (SWAMP 81 / UK) @ Revolver Upstairs - Sat 18 May
Loefah is a producer who has been one of the key drivers and most successful figures in the adoption of genre-defying music on UK dancefloors. He's playing a special set at Revolver Upstairs this Saturday night bringing heavy bass and itchy drum rhythms.
MECCALAND @ Australian Technology Park - Fri 17 to Sun 19 May
Do you spend all of your spare time watching beauty tutorials and hanging around Mecca trying out the latest beauty and makeup products? If you answered yes, you should head to MECCALAND this weekend. It's the ultimate beauty festival featuring the hottest brands, exclusive, limited-edition beauty buys and your favourite beauty stars.
SETTINGS W/ AMBER AKILLA @ Civic Underground - Sat 18 May
AMBER AKILLA is a multi-disciplinary creative who is renowned for her eclectic music taste, and exceptional work in shaping the next generation of musical talent. She's bringing the heat to Civic Underground this Saturday, playing an eclectic mix of underground beats.
THRICE @ Lion Arts Factory - Friday 17 May
THRICE are making their long-awaited return to Australia for their first headline tour in over a decade. They're playing at Lion Arts Factory tomorrow night. Ya'll better get down for this gig!
I KNOW LEOPARD @ Jive - Fri 17 May
Sydney art pop darlings I Know Leopard are performing tomorrow night at Jive. If you're keen for a boogie and some glorious glamour rock, this is the event for you.
ROLAND TINGS (DJ SET) @ ROCKET BAR & ROOFTOP - Sat 18 May
Roland Tings is back! After a yearlong hiatus spent writing music in regional Victoria. Check him out at Rocket Bar & Rooftop this Saturday night for a DJ set of epic proportions, the release of his new single 'Hiding In the Bushes'.
ALMOND SOY @ The Sewing Room - Fri 17 May
Perth band Almond Soy have certainly been making waves over the past two years. To celebrate their first release of 2019, the band are playing at The Sewing Room tomorrow night with parts of the proceed going towards Beyond Blue.
SOLARSTONE @ Capulet Bar - Sat 18 May
Founding father and ringleader of the Pure Trance movement, Solarstone is playing at Capulet Bar this Saturday night, bringing with him some heavy hitting trance beats along with him.
OCEAN GROVE @ Woolly Mammoth - Sat 18 May
Off the back of their electric new track 'Ask For The Anthem', Ocean Grove are performing at Woolly Mammoth this Saturday night as part of their mammoth (pardon the pun) national tour. The tour will be the band's first national headline run since 2017, and their first featuring their new lineup - Twiggy Hunter on bass and Dale Tanner assuming full-time frontman duties.
GHOSTEMANE @ 256 Wickham - Sat 18 May
GHOSTMANE has been infecting audiences with his rap since he first started releasing music. The rapper and producer is known for fusing together hip hop, industrial, and metal. If you think this is right up your alley, check him out at 256 Wickham this Saturday night.
CHRIS CAIN (USA) @ Republic Bar Hobart - Sat 18 May
Blues aficionados this one is for you! Award-winning Blues musician Chris Cain is playing a show at Republic Bar in Hobart this Saturday, bringing his powerfully deep vocals and jazz inspired, blues guitar riffs to the stage.