Music Feeds Recommends… Gig Picks 14/10/09

Maybe everyone’s a bit exhausted from the mayhem last week, but the mid-week pickings are pretty slim this time around. That said, there’s plenty of cool stuff happening towards the weekend to keep you gig fiends satisfied.

Wednesday 14th October

Daylight w/ Excitebike & Local Resident Failure

Cambridge Hotel, Newcastle – FREE ENTRY, 8pm.

Marilyn Manson

Hordern Pavillion – $89.90 (+bf), 7pm.

‘Sideshow’ feat. Jackson Jackson & Motokade

Beach Road Hotel – FREE ENTRY, 8pm.

Thursday 15th October

‘Band Room’ feat. Sherlock’s Daughter, Dimity Claire & The Bleeding Hearts + Motokade

Kit & Kaboodle, Cocktail Bar, Kings Cross – $5, 8pm.


Brass Monkey, Cronulla – $20.50 (presale), 7pm.


The Big Top, Luna Park – $89.95, 7:30pm.

Not sure how this one’s gonna pan out, given the scathing comments directed at Slayer on the site, but we’re willing to give them the benefit of the doubt. It is Reign In Blood, after all.

Friday 16th October

‘2SER 30th’ feat. Jack Ladder, Adrian Deutsch & Tired Hands

CAD Factory, Marrickville – $10 (at door), 8pm.

Brian Campeau

Beach Stone Cafe, North Sapphire.

‘MUM’ feat. Dead Letter Chorus, Chaingang, Ghoul + heaps more

World Bar – $5 (guest list) $10 (at door), 8pm.


The Vanguard – $20 (+bf) $25 (at door), 6:30pm.

‘Fuzzbox’ feat. The Joysticks, Kyu & Her Faktory

The Loft, UTS.

‘Menagerie’ feat. Space Project, Squid, Meniscus,

Slimey Things & Double Handed

Bald Faced Stag – $12, 7:30pm.

‘SOSUME’ – Killed Two Birds (Album Launch) w/ i like cats, Armarna & Foveaux + DJs

Q Bar – $10, 9pm.

The Dwarves w/ Blood Duster

Gaelic Theatre – $49.60 (presale), 8pm.

The Mess Hall + The Holy Soul + Daisy M Tulley

Oxford Art Factory – $20 (+bf), 8pm.

‘2SER 30th’ feat. Void, Headroom, Space is the Place, Johnny Faith, Monkfly + heaps more

Civic Hotel – $15 (at door), 10pm.

‘Dust Tones’ feat. The Tongue, Nick Knowledge, Diaz & Bentley

Beach Road Hotel – FREE ENTRY, 8pm.

Saturday 17th October

‘2SER 30th’ feat. Naked On The Vague, Pimmon & Cabaret Callado

CAD Factory, Marrickville – $10 (at door), 8pm.

Fat Freddy’s Drop

The Forum – $59.80 (presale), 8pm.

‘Menagerie’ feat. Sleepmakeswaves, Shanghai, Quiet Child,

Superb Lyrebird + heaps more

Annandale Hotel – $15 (presale) $25 (at door), 1pm.

‘Art & About: East Village Jazz Festival’ feat. Bob Berties,

Susan Gai Dowling, Ben Fink & Lily Dior

Paddington Reservoir Gardens – FREE ENTRY, 12pm.

Sunday 18th October

Fat Freddy’s Drop

The Forum – $59.80 (presale), 8pm.

The Dead Sea + Ghoul + Caitlin Park & Skinny Jean

Excelsior Hotel – $10, 5pm.

‘2SER 30th’ feat. The Alco Hotlicks

Raval, Surry Hills – FREE ENTRY, 5pm.

‘Art & About’ feat. Cope Street Trio

Taylor Square, Darlinghurst – FREE ENTRY, 2pm.

Photography this week is once again from the talented Tynan Curry. That shot is from his exhaustive coverage of the annual Parklife festival in Sydney a couple of weeks ago. Check out the full set here.

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