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Welcome to Melbourne, Australia's music capital. From rock, folk, blues and indie to classical, jazz and world music, Melbourne is a city alive with noise. Catch the latest bands and solo performers at clubs and pubs across the city, share a drink and moody tunes at one of the numerous jazz clubs, or take it up a notch at arenas and concert halls playing host big ticket acts. With countless gigs on every night of the week, check the local papers, websites and gig guides to find out what's happening near you.

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Northeast Party House 'Later Straya' Tour

Northeast Party House 'Later Straya' Tour

28 Aug 2015

Melbourne

Before they head off for their musical sojourn overseas, Northeast Party House will host a run of farewell parties in Australia playing shows along...

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Lloyd Spiegel - 25th Anniversary Tour Finale

Lloyd Spiegel - 25th Anniversary Tour Finale

29 Aug 2015

Docklands

Australian blues legend Lloyd Spiegel wraps up his three month national 25th anniversary CD launch tour at the Wonderland Spiegeltent, where it all...

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Resonance Music Series - Melbourne Composers' League - Three Ponds Mirroring the Moon

Resonance Music Series - Melbourne Composers' League - Three Ponds Mirroring the Moon

30 Aug 2015

Brighton

The Melbourne Composers' League promotes contemporary art music in Victoria within the context of the Asia-Pacific region. Highly regarded for its...

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An Evening with Renée Fleming

An Evening with Renée Fleming

3 - 5 Sep 2015

Melbourne

From $40 - $40

Strauss Intermezzo: Four Symphonic Interludes Ravel Shéhérazade Canteloube A selection from Chants d'Auvergne Various A selection of celebrated arias...

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Naturally 7

Naturally 7

4 Sep 2015

Melbourne

After receiving rave reviews and playing to enthusiastic crowds in 2014, the phenomenal Naturally 7 return for seven nights only. Naturally 7 combine...

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Naturally 7

Naturally 7

4 Sep 2015

Southbank

Back in Australia by popular demand, after receiving rave reviews and playing to enthusiastic crowds in 2014, the phenomenal Naturally 7 return to...

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Musica Viva presents Paul Lewis

Musica Viva presents Paul Lewis

1 Sep 2015, 5 Sep 2015

Southbank

Music Viva is proud to leave you in the the hands of a master such as Paul Lewis performing at the Melbourne Recital Centre. A great piano recital...

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Resonance Music Series - Early Arts Guild of Victoria - All About the Pied Piper

Resonance Music Series - Early Arts Guild of Victoria - All About the Pied Piper

6 Sep 2015

Brighton

The Early Arts Guild of Victoria nurtures medieval, renaissance and baroque arts around Victoria and beyond working closely with the Early Music...

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Mussorgsky and Liszt

Mussorgsky and Liszt

11 Sep 2015

Melbourne

This striking concert combines two compositions inspired by painters: Reger's Four Tone Poems after Arnold Böchlin draws on the Swiss...

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Olli Mustonen, Bach and Shostakovich

Olli Mustonen, Bach and Shostakovich

13 - 14 Sep 2015

Southbank

Olli Mustonen is music's ultimate triple threat: a virtuosic pianist; an extraordinary conductor; and an outstanding composer. Experience all three...

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Olli Mustonen, Bach & Shostakovich

Olli Mustonen, Bach & Shostakovich

13 Sep 2015, 14 Sep 2015

Melbourne

From $48 - $112

Olli Mustonen is music's ultimate triple threat a virtuosic pianist; and extraordinary conductor; and, an outstanding composer. You can experience...

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Melbourne Fringe 2014

Melbourne Fringe Festival

16 Sep - 4 Oct 2015

Melbourne

Have an art attack – new theatre, comedy, dance, circus, music and cabaret, visual art, live art, digital and video art – at the fringe festival.

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Zelman Symphony Orchestra Concert

Zelman Symphony Orchestra Concert

19 - 20 Sep 2015

Kew

Zelman Symphony Orchestra Concert presents heroics from the orchestra in the Eroica and from trumpeter, Geoffrey Payne, playing Haydn's trumpet...

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The Gangsters' Ball

The Gangsters' Ball

19 Sep 2015

Melbourne

A fully themed night of interactive and non-stop entertainment, The Gangsters' Ball brings to life the fashion, style, humour and classic...

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Souvenir de Florence

Souvenir de Florence

20 Sep 2015

Melbourne

Australian Octet returns with a dramatic program of chamber music featuring two of the greatest works of festival chamber music. Tchaikovsky's...

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Coffee Concert with Orava Quartet

Coffee Concert with Orava Quartet

22 Sep 2015

Southbank

The exciting young Australian ensemble Orava Quartet is best known to Melburnians through its prize-winning appearances at the 2013 Asia-Pacific...

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Future Sound of Egypt 400

Future Sound of Egypt 400

26 - 27 Sep 2015

West Melbourne

Arguably Australia's most loved uplifting trance duo, Aly and Fila, will present an array of fresh talent in a memorable evening at the Future Sound...

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Calling All Angels

Calling All Angels

26 Sep 2015

Southbank

In her critically acclaimed show Calling All Angels, Bernadette Robinson interweaves contemporary songs (think Joni Mitchell and Jane Siberry) with...

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Listen Out

Listen Out

26 Sep 2015

St Kilda West

Australia's national dance music event is back for its third year. Listen Out will be touring quality dance music acts around Australia, with stops...

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Isaiah B Brunt

Isaiah B Brunt

30 Sep 2015

Melbourne

Isaiah B Brunt, a former studio owner, worked with some of Australia’s iconic bands, including Steve Prestwich’s (Cold Chisel) solo album and Rob...

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