On any day in Melbourne there are usually a number of concerts, gigs or performances to choose from. We can’t put them all down, but we can start you off by pointing you in the right direction! Melbourne is proudly the capital of music in Australia!

Melbourne City:

The HI Fi Bar & Ballroom:

For the latest cool bands and a great venue this is one venue you’d pay that little bit more for!

Manchester Lane:

For a night of soul, jazz and swing, you need to sip a martini at Manchester Lane!

Ding Dong Lounge:

Ding Dong Lounge is Melbourne's underground & alternative rock'n roll bar that delivers live, local, national & international rock to salute you!! Plus…free entry after 12am!

St Kilda:

Esplanade Hotel - "The Espy"

The Espy appears again on this list, but it is unavoidable, it is one of the best places to listen to upcoming bands and classic artists whilst enjoying a pint in its hallowed walls!

Prince Band Room:

Nestled in the heart of lively St Kilda this trendy hotspot boasts regular bands and musicians. On Saturdays it becomes a nightclub with a highly selective door policy!

Chapel St:

Revolver Upstairs:

Giving the young ones a fair chance is what its all about, as well as the regulars! See some great bands and some not so great, but its cheap and the alcohol flows from Friday night to Monday morning!

Brunswick St / Johnston St:

The Tote:

Rock n roll lives here as well as cool Dj’s a free front room and the infamous Cobra lounge where exotic cocktails are to be had! Situated on Johnston St where more than one great venues can be found, make sure you spend the better part of the night in this lively street.

The Evelyn:

Cheap entry to see great bands, across the road from Bimbos deluxe where you can grab a cheap $4 pizza and then head to the Evelyn for a great line up of Indy, rock and good beer.


Great Britain Hotel:

Everything from Open Mic nights to great live bands….everything is FREE and easy to get to from Habitat HQ. Situated on Church St (extension of Chapel St)

The Corner Hotel:

A laid back live music venue with a rooftop beer garden & dining area with views of the city, a great place to hang out with the locals.

For more gigs all over Melbourne, jump onto this website and thank us later for the reference!

For more content on any or all of these things, visit these recommended websites….

That's Me!bourne
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