Thank Folk It’s Friday – 13th April

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

Gurrumul
Djarimirri (Child of the Rainbow)Gurrumul
ABC Shop

Josh T Pearson
The Straight Hits!Josh T. Pearson
iTunes

The Lookout
The LookoutLaura Veirs
iTunes

Nahko
HamakuaNahko

Perch Creek
Perch CreekPerch Creek
iTunes

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

BATTS w/ nyck, Matthew Kenneally

Batts

Melbourne singers-songwriter BATTS takes time out from her national tour with Didirri to officially launch her new EP 62 Moons

Friday 13th April – Northcote Social Club, Melbourne, VIC

Gigs Next Week

19-Twenty
Saturday 14th April – Murrah Hall, Murrah, NSW
Sunday 15th April – Tomerong Hall, Tomerong, NSW

Adam Eckersley & Brooke McClymont
Friday 13th April – York on Lilydale, Mt Evelyn, VIC
Saturday 14th April – Gateway Hotel, Geelong, VIC

Alex the Astronaut and Stella Donnelly
Friday 13th April – Soundlounge, Gold Coast, QLD
Saturday 14th April – Commonwealth Games Arts Forecourt, Southbank, QLD
Sunday 15th April – Sol Bar, Sunshine Coast, QLD
Wednesday 18th April – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 19th April – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW
Friday 20th April – Fremantle Arts Centre, Perth, WA

All Our Exes Live In Texas
Saturday 14th April – Spiegeltent, Wollongong, NSW

Andrew Swift
Friday 13th April – Ricks Garage, Sunshine Coast, QLD
Saturday 14th April – The Royal Hotel Gympie, Gympie, QLD
Sunday 15th April – Rainforest Ranch, Byfield, QLD
Tuesday 17th April – Captain Cook Holiday Village, Seventeen Seventy, QLD
Thursday 19th April – The Pig & Tinder Box, Tamworth, NSW
Friday 20th April – Two Goats Cafe and Baa, Armidale, NSW

BATTS
Friday 13th April – Northcote Social Club, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 20th April – Brightside, Brisbane, QLD

Bonniesongs
Friday 13th April – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Boyne Valley Country Music Campout
Friday 13th to Sunday 15th April – Boyne Valley, QLD

Brian Campeau
Friday 13th April – Tamale Studios, Melbourne, VIC

Busby Marou
Thursday 19th to Sunday 22nd April – Way Out West Fest, Winton, QLD

Cara
Friday 20­th to Sunday 22nd April – Fairbridge Folk Festival, Pinjarra, WA

Carus Thompson
Friday 20th April – The Wheatsheaf, Adelaide, SA

Cavendish Red Gum Festival
Saturday 14th April – Cavendish, VIC

Cecilia Brandolini
Thursday 19th April – The Naked Bean, Grafton, NSW

Claude Hay
Saturday 14th April – Mojo Burning Festival, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 19th April – Frankies Pizza by The Slice, Sydney, NSW

Colin Lillie
Sunday 15th April – Lefty’s Old Time Music Hall, Brisbane, QLD
Wednesday 18th April – Triffid Acoustics, Brisbane, QLD

Corin Raymond and Scott Cook
Friday 20th April – City Diggers, Wollongong, NSW

Cullulleraine Music Festival
Friday 13th to Sunday 15th April – Cullulleraine, VIC

Dan Sultan
Friday 13th April – Burrinja Theatre, Upwey, VIC
Saturday 14th April – Meeniyan Town Hall, Meeniyan, VIC
Friday 20th April – Memo Music Hall, St Kilda, VIC

Diana Anaid
Friday 20th April – Nimbin Bush Theatre, Nimbin, NSW

Didirri
Friday 20th April – The Brightside, Brisbane, QLD

eush & Nic Cassey
Thursday 19th April – The Little Guy, Sydney, NSW

Fairbridge Folk Festival
Friday 20­th to Sunday 22nd April – Fairbridge Village, Pinjarra, WA

Family Fold, Sam Newton, Shelley’s Murder Boys
Sunday 15th April – Union Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Fanny Lumsden
Friday 13th April – House Concert, Pine Mountain, QLD
Saturday 14th April – House Concert, Gold Coast, QLD
Sunday 15th April – House Concert, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 19th April – House Concert, Bundaberg, QLD
Friday 20th April – House Concert, Maleny, QLD

Felicity Kircher
Friday 13th to Sunday 15th April – Boyne Valley Country Music Campout, Boyne Valley, QLD

Fire & Rain – The James Taylor Songbook
Thursday 19th April – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

FolkSwagon feat. Echo Deer, Old Sea Brigade, Alice Terry, Emad Younan
Wednesday 18th April – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Ganglions
Friday 20­th to Sunday 22nd April – Fairbridge Folk Festival, Pinjarra, WA

Gareth Leach and Great Aunt
Friday 13th April – Blizzard Brewing Company, Dinner Plain, VIC
Saturday 14th April – Punkah Pantry, Porepunkah, VIC
Sunday 15th April – Wandi Pub, Wandiligong, VIC

Georgia State Line and Patrick Wilson
Friday 13th April – Lefty’s Old Time Music Hall, Brisbane, QLD
Saturday 14th April – Woodford Bowls Club, Woodford, QLD
Tuesday 17th April – The BUG – Brisbane Unplugged Folk/Acoustic Music Night, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 20th April – The Retro Bar, Kenmore, QLD

Greta Stanley
Saturday 14th April – Commonwealth Games Festival 2018 Strand Park Stage, Townsville, QLD

Gretta Ziller
Sunday 15th April – House Concert @ The Shed, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 20th April – The Taproom, Castlemaine, VIC

Grizzlee Train
Sunday 15th April – Solbar, Maroochydore, QLD

Harry Manx
Friday 13th April – The Clarendon Guesthouse, Katoomba, NSW
Saturday 14th April – Lizotte’s, Newcastle, NSW

Harvey
Sunday 15th April – The Glenmore, Sydney, NSW

Honky Tonkin’ feat. James Ellis and the Jealous Guys, King Arthur
Thursday 19th April – The Rooks Return, Melbourne, VIC

Husky
Friday 13th April – The Tote, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 14th April – The Lansdowne Hotel, Sydney, NSW
Friday 20th April – Lefty’s Old Time Music Hall, Brisbane, QLD

ILUKA
Saturday 14th April – Grace Darling Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 20th April – Rad, Wollongong, NSW

Imogen Clark
Friday 13th April – Blue Cattle Dog, St Clair, NSW
Saturday 14th April – Ettamogah Hotel, Kellieville Ridge, NSW
Friday 20th April – Brass Monkey, Cronulla, NSW

Irish National Association Junior Fleadh
Sunday 15th April – The Gaelic Club, Sydney, NSW

Jake Bugg
Thursday 19th April – Factory Theatre, Sydney, NSW
Friday 20th April – Croxton Bandroom, Melbourne, VIC

James Bennett
Friday 13th April – The Kincumber Hotel, Kincumber, NSW
Saturday 14th April – Foreshore Markets, Port Macquarie, NSW
Saturday 14th April – The Edwards, Newcastle, NSW
Sunday 15th April – Oatley Hotel, Oatley, NSW
Friday 20th April – Avoca Beach Hotel & Resort, Avoca Beach, NSW

James Ellis and the Jealous Guys
Friday 13th April – The Gem Bar, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 19th April – The Rooks Return, Melbourne, VIC

Jen Mize & Mark Sholtez
Friday 13th April – The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC

Jenny Biddle
Friday 13th April – Live at The Wharf, Ulverstone, TAS
Saturday 14th April – Marakoopa Cafe, Mole Creek, TAS
Thursday 19th April – Leaping Goat Coffee Co, Devonport, TAS
Friday 20th April – Bright Eyes, Hobart, TAS

John Williamson
Thursday 19th to Sunday 22nd April – Way Out West Fest, Winton, QLD

Justin Bernasconi
Wednesday 18th April – The Newsagency, Sydney, NSW

Kallidad
Friday 13th April – Solbar, Maroochydore, QLD
Saturday 14th April – Mojo Burning Festival, Hamilton Hotel, Hamilton, QLD
Wednesday 18th April – Beach Road Bondi, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 19th April – Howlin’ Wolf Bar, Wollongong, NSW
Friday 20th April – The Rhythm Hut, Gosford, NSW

Kate Miller-Heidke
Saturday 14th April – Queensland Music Stage Festival, Gold Coast, QLD
Thursday 19th April – Laycock Street Theatre, Gosford, NSW
Friday 20th April – Spiegeltent, Wollongong, NSW

Kevin Welch
Friday 13th April – Highlands Golf Club, Mittagong, NSW
Saturday 14th April – Milton Theatre, Milton, NSW
Wednesday 18th April – The Newsagency, Sydney, NSW
Friday 20th April – Duckpond House Concerts, Healesville, VIC

Lady Lyon
Friday 13th April – The House Dining, Sydney, NSW

Liam Gale & the Ponytails
Tuesday 17th April – Lazybones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Lisa Caruso
Thursday 19th April – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

Live & Local Parramatta
Saturday 14th April – Parramatta, NSW

Mark Lang
Wednesday 18th April – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

Marrickville Shanty Club
Tuesday 17th April – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

Medusa’s Wake
Sunday 15th April – The Lady Hampshire, Sydney, NSW

Mimi Gilbert & Josh Lee Hamilton
Friday 13th April – We Move Studio, Mullumbimby, NSW

Missy Higgins
Sunday 8th April – Cottesloe Beach, Perth, WA

Mojo Burning Festival
Saturday 14th April – Hamilton Hotel, Brisbane, QLD

Nathan Power
Friday 13th April – Oscar’s Alehouse, Belgrave, VIC
Sunday 15th April – The Lost Ones, Ballarat, VIC

Neil Murray
Saturday 14th April – Cavendish Red Gum Festival, Cavendish, VIC

Nick Cunningham
Thursday 19th April – Four5Nine, Perth, WA

Nicole Brophy
Saturday 14th April – Treehouse On Belongil, Byron Bay, NSW

Niq Reefman
Saturday 14th April – Muddy, Mallacoota, VIC

Pierce Brothers
Thursday 19th to Sunday 22nd April – Way Out West Fest, Winton, QLD

Pittwater Bluegrass Retreat
Friday 13th to Sunday 15th April – Pittwater, NSW

Queen Porter Stomp
Friday 13th April – Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

RAPT
Saturday 14th April – Feeding Frenze Cafe, Kurrajong, NSW

Reverb Festival
Friday 13th to Sunday 15th April – GO Edwards Park, Perth, WA

Rich Bridgfoot
Saturday 14th April – Oakdale Workers Club, Oakdale, NSW

Rick Hart
Friday 20th April – Tago Mago, Melbourne, VIC

Russell Morris
Thursday 19th to Sunday 22nd April – Way Out West Fest, Winton, QLD

Seth Lakeman
Saturday 14th April – Clancy’s Fish Pub, Fremantle, WA

Shaun Kirk
Friday 20th April – Bison Bar, Sunshine Coast, QLD

Sheelanagig
Friday 20­th to Sunday 22nd April – Fairbridge Folk Festival, Pinjarra, WA

Simone & Girlfunkle
Saturday 14th April – The Fire Station, Busselton, WA

Swamp Fat Jangles
Friday 13th April – The Lass O’Gowrie, Newcastle, NSW

Ten Strings and a Goat Skin
Friday 13th April – Hotel Steyne, Manly, NSW
Saturday 14th April – Upper Lansdowne Hall, Upper Lansdowne, NSW
Sunday 15th April – City Diggers, Wollongong, NSW
Thursday 19th April – Clancy’s Fish Pub, Fremantle, WA
Friday 20­th to Sunday 22nd April – Fairbridge Folk Festival, Pinjarra, WA

Terra Lightfoot
Wednesday 18th April – The Brass Monkey, Cronulla, NSW
Thursday 19th April – The Gasometer, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 20th April – The Loft, Warrnambool, VIC

The Audreys
Friday 13th April – Hardy’s Bay Club, Hardy’s Bay, NSW
Saturday 14th April – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, ACT
Saturday 14th April – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, ACT
Thursday 19th April – Avalon, Katoomba, NSW
Friday 20th April – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

The Backsliders
Saturday 14th April – Tuggeranong Arts Centre, Canberra, ACT
Friday 20th April – Caravan Music Club, Bentleigh East, VIC

The Black Sorrows
Friday 13th April – Shoalhaven Heads Bowling & Recreation Club, Shoalhaven Heads, NSW
Saturday 14th April – Kiama Showground, Kiama, NSW
Sunday 15th April – Bird’s Basement, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 19th to Sunday 22nd April – Way Out West Fest, Winton, QLD

The Button Collective
Friday 20th April – Two Goats Cafe, Armidale, NSW

The Dirty Ragtimers
Tuesday 17th April – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, ACT

The Djangologists
Thursday 19th April – The Temperance Society, Sydney, NSW
Friday 20th April – Hotel Blue, Katoomba, NSW

The Emerald Ruby
Friday 13th April – The Loungeroom, Gosford, NSW
Sunday 15th April – The Bald Faced Stag, Sydney, NSW

The End Festival
Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd April – Hill’s End, NSW

The Glorious North
Sunday 15th April – The Standard Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

The Lost Brothers
Friday 20­th to Sunday 22nd April – Fairbridge Folk Festival, Pinjarra, WA

The Maes and Monique Clare
Friday 13th to Sunday 15th April – Cullulleraine Music Festival, Cullulleraine, VIC
Wednesday 18th April – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW
Friday 20th April – Metropole Guest House, Katoomba, NSW

The Punch Sessions feat. Paula Punch, Rob Gist, Lisa Schouw
Sunday 15th April – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

The Royal High Jinx
Sunday 15th April – Pirates Tavern, Williamstown, VIC

The Sea Gypsies
Saturday 14th April – The Northern, Byron Bay, NSW
Sunday 15th April – Shore Club Sessions, Coffs Harbour, NSW

The Willing Ponies
Sunday 15th April – George Hotel, Sydney, NSW

The Wilson Pickers
Friday 20th April – Theatre Royal, Castlemaine, VIC

Tinman
Friday 13th April – The Acoustic Picnic, Brookvale, NSW

Way Out West Fest
Thursday 19th to Sunday 22nd April – Winton, QLD

Xavier Rudd
Friday 13th April – Factory Theatre, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 14th April – Thornbury Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 15th April – Reverb Festival, Perth, WA

Z-Star Delta
Saturday 14th April – The Porch Project, Yandina Creek, QLD

Friday Folk Flashback

“Cod Liver Oil and the Orange Juice” – Findlay Napier

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