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 Bar 303 Bar 303
From smokey Dub grooves, to swirling scarlet Jazz, acoustic vocals and electro beats, 303 likes to say it's gottitall. Which isn't the whole truth, but it's surely the holed truth. This bar/venue is generally known as 303 (three-oh-three, not Read more..

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 BEAT | Melbourne GIG Guide BEAT | Melbourne GIG Guide
BEAT is the best and most comprehensive rundown of what's on at Melbourne's best pubs and live venues. Updated every Wednesday. Beat Magazine & 100% Magazine are wholly owned and operated by Furst Media. Furst Media is Australia's biggest free Read more..

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 Bella Union Bella Union
Bella Union presents Comedy @ Trades playing host to over 100 shows and providing an alternative performance playground for in excess of 110,000 festival patrons since inception. Bella Union runs all year round as both a performance space and a ca Read more..

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 Bennetts Lane Jazz Club Bennetts Lane Jazz Club
Melbourne establishment offering jazz combos and big bands nightly. Scheduled performers with online ticketing. Bennetts Lane Jazz Club now has a new owner in David Marriner who believes in reassessing what it means to be "the world's best jazz cl Read more..

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 Blue Diamond Club Blue Diamond Club
Conveniently located in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD, nestled between Bourke and Lt Collins Street, this unique venue is perched 15 levels high, taking in Melbourne’s breathtaking city skyline. This penthouse location is embraced by a meandering b Read more..

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 Boite World Music Cafe Boite World Music Cafe
Located in a quaint and quiet part of North Fitzroy, Mark Street Community Room is an ideal venue for family gatherings, group meetings, performances or dance classes. The venue features a fully fenced lawn area, perfect for children's parties, a Read more..

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 Brown Alley Nightclub Brown Alley Nightclub
By night Brown Alley transforms itself into a fully fledged PARTY VENUE featuring a 24 hour license with a holding capacity of 1200 people able to filter through four separate rooms. Each room fully operational for separate musical styles if requi Read more..

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 Cabaret Nocturne  Cabaret Nocturne
Cabaret Nocturne brings alternative diversity to Friday's with DJs spinning a heady mix of indie/goth/alternative/electro/retro on the kickass sound system. Cabaret Nocturne will be operating on one floor of Tilt with a rotating monthly club on t Read more..

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 Caravan Music Club Caravan Music Club
The Caravan Music Club (The Oakleigh-Carnegie RSL) Car Parking There are over 250 designated car spaces within close proximity to the venue. No restrictions apply after 6:00pm on weekdays or 1:00pm on Saturdays Taxis There is a taxi rank l Read more..

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 Carnegie Hall Carnegie Hall
Carnegie Hall is Melbourne's best venue for live music of the 60s & the 70s. Its the place to be if you love music of the 1960s and music of the 1970s where you can dance all night. We rock on the 1st & 3rd Saturday of every month at 8pm. The Read more..

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 Cherry Bar Cherry Bar
Founded by Cosmic Psychos drummer Bill Walsh in 2000, Cherry is an authentic rock bar, showcasing some of the greatest rock and soul music from the past half a century. Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher was so taken with bar during the band's 2002 Read more..

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 Choo Choo’s Choo Choo’s
Toff In Town head chef Karen Batson introduces Choo Choo’s, a reinvigorated, deformalised menu for the Toff’s intimate Carriage Room. Perfect for late night sharing, Batson’s Thai-inspired menu brings the Toff into harmony with her other offerings Read more..

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 Commercial Hotel Commercial Hotel
South Morang’s iconic night spot the Commercial Hotel is open 7 days a week. For a delicious meal, great live entertainment and a family-friendly atmosphere, you can't go past Commercial Hotel. Featuring a sports bar and Family Bistro with kids pl Read more..

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 Dallas Brooks Centre Dallas Brooks Centre
Known locally as Dallas Brooks Hall, the Dallas Brooks Centre offers a wide range of facilities for concerts, meetings, conventions, exhibitions and banquets. The Dallas Brooks Centre is located at 300 Albert Street, East Melbourne within walking Read more..

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 Deakin Edge Theatre Deakin Edge Theatre
Deakin Edge is a stunning glass theatre offering views across the Yarra River to the Arts Centre Spire, the MCG and Alexandra Gardens. With flexible staging configurations, Deakin Edge is ideal for small to medium-sized musical and theatrical perf Read more..

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 Ding Dong Lounge Ding Dong Lounge
With the success of Cherry (Melbourne's first CBD rock'n'roll bar) comes The Ding Dong Lounge - the sister bar to New York City's very own of the same name. The Ding Dong Lounge is filling the void in Melbourne's rock'n'roll scene - sure we got t Read more..

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 Dizzy's Jazz Club Dizzy's Jazz Club
Dizzy's Jazz Club in Richmond redefines the thriving jazz culture and a well-known nightspot for enthusiasts of jazz and live music gigs. Offering classy jazz in a stylish setting, Dizzy’s boasts a delicious three course menu, an excellent selecti Read more..

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 Downstairs At Alma's Downstairs At Alma's
Located in the heart of North Caulfield - okay, let's just call it East St Kilda in drag, shall we?! - Downstairs At Alma's is Melbourne's newest, hottest and best-equipped Cabaret Venue. The venue has state-of-the-art lighting and sound, unparall Read more..

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 Entertainers | Entertainment Services Entertainers | Entertainment Services
This topic covers Melbourne based entertainers and entertainment from musicians to entertainers, bands, choirs, groups and singers available for hire. Visit Events, Party & Wedding - Entertainers and Entertainment.. Read more..

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 Esplanade Hotel | The Espy Esplanade Hotel | The Espy
The Esplanade Hotel will close its doors for major renovations Sunday 17 May 2015 and will not reopen* until summer. For over 100 years the Esplanade Hotel has been Melbourne's (and indeed Australia's) premier live music venue. Since the early Read more..

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 Fairfield Amphitheatre Fairfield Amphitheatre
The impressive Amphitheatre, set in the midst of Fairfield Park, is an impressive venue for performances and ceremonies. The Amphitheatre can accommodate up to 350 people (seated). It is a powered facility, with three-phase power and regular powe Read more..

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 Farouk's Olive Farouk's Olive
Music * Olives * Bar Thursday 6pm Music from 8pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday 4pm Music from 5pm Farouk's Olive is a venue owned by musicians committed to providing an intimate space showcasing acoustic music from around the World, and encourag Read more..

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 Festival Hall Festival Hall
One of Melbourne's original entertainment venues, Festival Hall hosts a variety of events, from amateur boxing to top-name band performances with an extremely versatile and adaptable physical layout. Festival Hall in Melbourne was once "the place Read more..

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 Flying Saucer Club Flying Saucer Club
The Flying Saucer, Melbourne's Newest Venue The southside doesn’t get a lot of cred when it comes to live music venues, but located on the bustling Glenhuntly Rd, the Flying Saucer promises an exciting and diverse program of contemporary music, pl Read more..

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 GB Hotel GB Hotel
The Greyhound Hotel (GB Hotel) was first opened in 1853 and in 1938 was renovated with cement rendered brickwork and tiles which was still seen until the current renovations that started back in 2009. In 2009 the newest owner of the Greyhound Hote Read more..

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 Gin Lane Gin Lane
Late night bar and Gin Joint. Purveyors of music, drinking and dancing. OPENING HOURS Monday – Thursday 17:00 – Midnight Friday 17:00 – 03:00 Saturday 12:00 – 03:00 Sunday 17:00 – 23:00 Read more..

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 Inward Goods Inward Goods
Inward Goods in North Melbourne host a range of events- Parties, Live music/ DJ's, Art exhibitions, Indie game events and more. Read more..

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 Live At London Eleven Live At London Eleven
Rock Venue. Live At London Eleven BAYSWATERS PREMIER LIVE MUSIC VENUE Live Music. Licensed Bar, Located in Melbourne’s South Eastern suburbs, Live At London Eleven offers the perfect space to add a great dimension to your event. Whate Read more..

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 Lucky 13 Garage Lucky 13 Garage
CAFE, BAR & LIVE MUSIC Melbourne’s premiere venue for live music, offering everything from Blues, Rock, Hard Rock, Classic Pub Rock and of course Rock-A-Billy. If you are after a venue for a special occasion, or just want to dance and chill o Read more..

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 Luxor Lounge Bar Luxor Lounge Bar
Luxor Lounge Bar – the new Live Music venue 124 Lygon St, Carlton, VIC, 3053 Read more..

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 Market Street Tavern Market Street Tavern
You can feel the welcoming atmosphere from the moment you step inside the Market Street Tavern. It has timeless "Olde Worlde" décor and a rustic feeling with walnut polished tables, Tiffany light shades and plush carpeting. Comfortable table Read more..

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 Max Watt’s Max Watt’s
Max Watt’s delivers the biggest headline artists at the best venue in Melbourne. Buried below street level, Max Watt’s Ballroom is located in the heart of the city, opposite Melbourne Town Hall. Seen from the street as no more than a “stairway” Read more..

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 Melbourne Rave Guide Melbourne Rave Guide is the Internet home of Melbourne Raves, the leading Australian portal of dance rave music, events listings and message forum. Melbourne Raves has served the information needs of the underground dance music scene since 1997. Headquartere Read more..

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 Melbourne Recital Centre Melbourne Recital Centre
The Melbourne Recital Centre is ranked amongst the world's great halls for its uncompromised acoustic, architecture and artistic program. We set out to showcase Melbourne Recital Centre's new venues - Elisabeth Murdoch Hall and The Salon - and the Read more..

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 Miss Libertine Miss Libertine
Miss Libertine bar, restaurant and function center. Miss Libertine, surrounded by universities and shopping strips operates as a music venue hosting a range of emerging and established artists from varied backgrounds, with one underlying theme, pr Read more..

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 Musicland Music Complex Musicland Music Complex
MUSICLAND is a complete music complex. We have a live music venue equipped with full lighting and production facilities. We produce professional CD and DVD recordings. We also have a licensed bar and 6 fully equipped rehearsal rooms. MUSICLAN Read more..

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 Northcote Social Club Northcote Social Club
The Northcote Social Club has established itself as one of the musical highlights of Melbourne’s North Eastern suburbs. Featuring local bands and also International performers, the NSC provides a smoking free performance room that also offers whee Read more..

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 Open Studio Bar Open Studio Bar
Open Studio is a live music venue, bar, and crêperie. Music starts at about 8.30pm unless otherwise advertised. “High on the hill overlooking the city is this hidden little gem, a cultural melting pot for Northcote’s artists, poets and politica Read more..

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 Ormond Hall Ormond Hall
Ormond Hall has a proud heritage as one of Melbourne’s premier entertainment venues. Built in 1891, this beautiful hall was originally established as a music hall for the blind, run by the RVIB. In 1922, the hall was completely remodeled; a new d Read more..

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 Palais Theatre Palais Theatre
The Palais Theatre is a former picture theatre now functioning as a live performance venue located in St Kilda, Victoria. Offering international and local acts, The Palais is a music venue ingrained into Melbourne’s nightlife and music history. Read more..

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 Paris Cat Jazz Club Paris Cat Jazz Club
The Paris Cat is one of Melbourne's premier jazz clubs and performing arts venues. The Paris Cat is an intimate and unique venue that hosts a vibrant underground Jazz scene and was voted one of the best world music venues in Australia. Inspire Read more..

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 Phoenix Youth Centre Phoenix Youth Centre
The Youth Centre is a place where young people aged 12-25 can meet others, be involved in recreational activities, access services and support, develop projects, learn new skills, play music, and get involved in a range of innovative and creative pro Read more..

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 Platform One Platform One
Platform One is indisputably one of Melbourne’s most unique premier events venue. Since its opening in 2002 Platform One has played host to major bands, club nights and corporate events, while maintaining a unpretentious profile as a venue known Read more..

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 Prince Bandroom | Prince of Wales Hotel Prince Bandroom | Prince of Wales Hotel
Situated in St Kilda, The Prince Bandroom is one of Melbourne's best club venues hosting live performances of local bands and DJs as well as well-known international bands and musical artists. For over 75 years, The Prince Bandroom has been hailed Read more..

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 Quarry Rock Club Quarry Rock Club
Quarry Rock Club rocks hard every Friday at Backstage (Portland Hotel) in Melbourne You’ll hear truckloads of cuts from the top 100 modern rock songs on radio, as well as the best new rock bands from Melbourne and the rest of the world. NOW RO Read more..

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 Revolt ArtSpace Revolt ArtSpace
Revolt's base, in Kensington's iconic 19th Century Younghusband Factory, has been recently refurbished by a collective of creative arts personnel, who have drawn upon their years of experience to develop this performing arts space. The team at Re Read more..

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 Revolver Upstairs Revolver Upstairs
Split between the band room, back bar, and Thai restaurant, Revolver is one of those venues that very much suits a turn-up-for-dinner-and-leave-at-breakfast sort of evening's entertainment. Revolver Upstairs is one of Melbourne's most stylish yet Read more..

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 Rooftop @ Richmond Rooftop @ Richmond
A stone throw from Richmond station - just around from The Corner Hotel. Rooftop 41-43 Stewart St Richmond. Read more..

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 Roxanne Parlour Roxanne Parlour
It's taken just five years for Roxanne to become a genuine icon of Australian nightlife. The party started in 2007 when the club made its home in one of Melbourne's notoriously elusive laneways, and it's been pumping ever since, consistently attr Read more..

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 Rubix Funhouse Rubix Funhouse
Nestled in the industrial back streets of Brunswick, Rubix Funhouse has created a sub culture infected with creativity, fed by the ever flowing inspiration oozing from the Rubix walls. Since first opening as Tetris Studios in 2009, the 500sqm spa Read more..

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 Ruby's Lounge Ruby's Lounge
Rubys Lounge is a band venue, bar, club, cafe, retreat, library, lost shoe repository, community drop-in clinic and epicentre for nightlife in the Hills. Nestled at the foot of the Dandenong’s, and a 40 minute drive from the city, it is home to go Read more..

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 Ruby's Music Room Ruby's Music Room
Ruby’s Music Room is a vibrant and exciting live jazz club and entertainment venue in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD. Situated on the corner of Little Lonsdale Street and Bennetts Lane, Ruby’s bright yellow entrance is tucked neatly in a secret lane wa Read more..

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 Rye Provincial Tavern Rye Provincial Tavern
Rye Provincial aims to bridge the gap between restaurants & pubs. Offering great value, modern bistro meals, live music every weekend. Families welcome. 1/2 price lunch menu every week tuesday - Friday from 12 noon. Located opposite th Read more..

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 Sound City Live Sound City Live
Sound City Live is located at 10/59 Hudsons Rd Spotswood. It's a live music venue featuring different local and touring bands every Friday and Saturday night. Our great bands, top notch sound system and location make Sound City Live a premier ven Read more..

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 Star Hotel | South Melbourne Star Hotel | South Melbourne
Located on Clarendon Street, Star Bar is a popular bar in South Melbourne only moments away from the city and the bustling entertainment precincts of Chapel Street and St Kilda. With stylish bar facilities spread over two levels, resident DJs and Read more..

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 Station 59 Station 59
Station 59 is Melbourne's newest live music venue. Its a little gem tucked away on Church St Richmond, an old firemans hang out (the station is just next door) there is a lot of old firemens regalia on the walls which somehow complement the band Read more..

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 Surrey Music Cafe Surrey Music Cafe
The Boite & Surrey Music Cafe Concerts for the Boite and Surrey Music Cafe are held at Box Hill Community Arts Centre on Friday evenings from April to November The Boite Surrey Music Cafe at Box Hill Community Arts Centre 470 Station Street Read more..

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 The 86 Bar The 86 Bar
'the 86' brings back to the north side a touch of class. With house cocktails, cabaret performances and chilled out booths, the 86 is a great place to start, call into or end your evening at. Offering Stand Up Comedy, Drag and Burlesque sho Read more..

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