Thank Folk It’s Friday – 31st August

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

Ben Camden
CarolineBen Camden
iTunes

Katie Noonan
Gratitude and GriefElixir feat. Katie Noonan with Michael Leunig
iTunes

Great Aunt
A Mess That I LeftGreat Aunt
iTunes

Feral Fushion
Feral FusionFreya Josephine Hollick
iTunes

Iron and Wine
Weed GardenIron & Wine
iTunes

Passenger
RunawayPassenger
iTunes

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

Emma Davis

Emma Davis

Friday 31st August – Yarra Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 1st September – Waywards, Sydney, NSW

Gigs Next Week

2by20 feat. Bonniesongs
Thursday 6th September – City Recital Hall, Sydney, NSW

Alex the Astronaut
Saturday 1st September – triple j’s One Night Stand, St Helen’s, TAS

Alice Skye
Saturday 1st September – ACMI, Melbourne, VIC
Tuesday 4th September – The Valley Drive In, Brisbane. QLD
Tuesday 4th September – Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 6th September – Laruche, Brisbane, QLD

Angie McMahon
Thursday 6th September – Forum, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 7th September – The Triffid, Brisbane, QLD

Black Rabbit George
Friday 31st August – Beach Hotel, Byron Bay, NSW

Boatkeeper w/ Kay Proudlove
Saturday 1st September – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW

Bobby Alu
Saturday 1st September – Mahbilil Festival, Jabiru, NT

Bonnie Kay and the Bonafides
Friday 31st August – NOLA Smokehouse and Bar, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 1st September – Cauliflower Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Brian Campeau
Friday 31st August – Merri Creek Tavern, Melbourne, VIC

Bulleit and Bluegrass Jam
Sunday 2nd September – Boilermaker House, Melbourne, VIC

Cassidy’s Ceili
Saturday 1st September – Fyshwick Fresh Food Market, Canberra, ACT

Cat Canteri
Friday 31st August – The George Kerferd, Beechworth, VIC
Saturday 1st September – St Leonards Vineyard, Wahgunyah, VIC

Catherine Britt
Friday 31st August – Rooty Hill RSL Club, Rooty Hill, NSW
Saturday 1st September – Lizottes, Newcastle, NSW

Catherine McGrath
Wednesday 5th September – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 6th September – The Corner Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Charm of Finches
Friday 7th September – MOTH, Red Hill, VIC

Country Inner Western feat. Highfalutin, Swingin Rosellas, Whoa Mule
Thursday 6th September – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Dan Parsons w/ Charm of Finches
Sunday 2nd September – Northcote Social Club, Melbourne, VIC

Dan Tuffy and Lucie Thorne
Friday 31st August – Ex-Services Club, Mullumbimby, NSW
Saturday 1st September – Sandgate Town Hall, Brisbane, QLD
Sunday 2nd September – House Concert, Duranbah, NSW

Darren Cross w/ Nick Craft
Thursday 6th September – Golden Age Cinema & Bar, Sydney, NSW

Dave Wells
Friday 31st August – 48 Watt Street, Newcastle, NSW

Davidson Brothers
Friday 31st August – The Skylark Room, Upwey, VIC

Didirri
Wednesday 5th September – Ric’s Big Backyard, Brisbane, QLD

Emma Anglesey
Friday 31st August – Sly Fox, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 1st September – Heritage Hotel, Bulli, NSW
Friday 7th September – Moonah Arts Centre, Hobart, TAS

Emma Davis
Friday 31st August – Yarra Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 1st September – Waywards, Sydney, NSW

FolkSwagon feat. Julia Johnson, Tate Sheridan, Sean McMahon
Wednesday 5th September – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Fraser A. Gorman
Friday 31st August – Howler, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 1st September – Major Tom’s, Kyneton, VIC

Gabriella Cohen
Sunday 2nd September – 4ZZZ Rooftop Oasis, Brisbane, QLD
Monday 3rd September – Bloodhound Bar, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 6th September – Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 7th September – The End, Brisbane, QLD

Georgia Fields
Saturday 1st September – Grace Emily Hotel, Adelaide, SA
Sunday 2nd September – Some Velvet Morning, Melbourne, VIC

Georgia Mulligan
Wednesday 5th September – Heya Bar, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 6th September – The Foundry, Brisbane, QLD

Get Folked Punk feat. Whiskey Dram, Teri Young, Teresa Dixon Music, Jim Lynch, Knifey Spoony, Award BIOS, Nic Roser
Friday 31st August – House Concert, Newcastle, NSW

Grace Turner
Friday 31st August – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW

Great Aunt
Friday 31st August – Brouhaha Brewery, Maleny, QLD
Sunday 2nd September – Tumut River Brewing Co, Tumut, NSW
Monday 3rd September – Hippo Co, Canberra, ACT
Thursday 6th September – Newport Bowls Club, Newport, NSW

Greta Stanley
Tuesday 4th September – The Foundry, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 6th September – The Valley Drive In, Brisbane. QLD
Friday 7th September – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

Hannah Matysek
Friday 31st August – The House Dining, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 1st September – Paddington RSL, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 2nd September – Blacksheep, Sydney, NSW
Wednesday 5th September – Parliament on King, Sydney, NSW

Hollow Coves w/ Harrison Storm
Saturday 1st September – Northcote Social Club, Melbourne, VIC

Honky Tonkin’ feat. James Ellis and the Jealous Guys, King Arthur
Thursday 6th September – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

Imogen Clark
Friday 31st August – Old Bank Restaurant & Bar, Dubbo, NSW
Saturday 1st September – Roth’s Wine Bar, Mudgee, NSW
Tuesday 4th September – Laruche, Brisbane, QLD
Wednesday 5th September – Ric’s Big Backyard, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 7th September – The Stag & Hunter Hotel, Newcastle, NSW

James Ellis and the Jealous Guys
Saturday 1st September – The Bridge Hotel, Castlemaine, VIC
Thursday 6th September – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

Jeff Lang
Saturday 1st September – The Bundy Hall, Bundalaguah, VIC

John Flanagan String Band
Saturday 1st September – Merris Creek Tavern, Melbourne, VIC

John Schumann
Wednesday 5th September – Lizottes, Newcastle, NSW

Kay Proudlove
Saturday 1st September – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW

King Street Crawl 2018
Sunday 2nd September – Newtown, Sydney, NSW

King St Crawl at The Midnight Special feat. Freya Josephine Hollick, James Thomson, Jason Walker and Jep and Dep
Sunday 2nd September – The Midnight Special, Sydney, NSW

King Street Crawl at The Townie feat. DWEEB CITY, Danaïdes, Alice Terry, Jeremy Costa, Boysnlove, WAWAWOW, Dirty Slutz, Stacy Gacy, Ess-Em, Cap A Capo
Sunday 2nd September – The Townie, Sydney, NSW

King Street Crawl at The Union feat. Richard In Your Mind, The Andy Golledge Band, Spike Vincent, Caitlin Harnett, Pan-Pacific Grand Prix, Baby Beef
Sunday 2nd September – The Union, Sydney, NSW

Kristy Cox and The Weeping Willows
Friday 31st August – Trinity Sessions, Clarence Park, SA
Saturday 1st September – The Barn at Wombat Flat, Neale Flat, SA

Lachlan Bryan & The Wildes w/ The Weeping Willows
Sunday 2nd September – The Caravan Club, East Bentleigh, VIC

Leah Flanagan
Friday 31st August – Merri Creek Tavern, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 1st September – The Retreat Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 2nd September – Some Velvet Morning, Melbourne, VIC

Low Down Riders
Thursday 6th September – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

Mahbilil Festival
Saturday 1st September – Jabiru, NT

Maleny Music Festival
Friday 31st August to Sunday 2nd September – Sunshine Coast, QLD

Merpire
Friday 31st August – The Gasometer Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Tuesday 4th September – Laruche, Brisbane, QLD
Wednesday 5th September – Laruche, Brisbane, QLD

Michael Waugh and Rich Davis
Saturday 1st September – The Three Brothers Arms, Macclesfield, SA
Sunday 2nd September – Grace Emily Hotel, Adelaide, SA

Nathan Power
Friday 31st August – T-Bone Brewery, Hobart, TAS
Sunday 2nd September – Next Door Bar, Franklin, TAS

Oh Pep!
Thursday 6th September – Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane, QLD

Owen Campbell
Friday 7th September – Coogee Diggers, Sydney, NSW

Paul Greene & Emma Anglesey
Friday 31st August – Sly Fox, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 1st September – Heritage Hotel, Bulli, NSW

Pete Wild & Kate Burke
Friday 7th September – Bega Valley Commemorative Civic Centre, Bega, NSW

Ramblin’ Nights feat. Ben Leece, Adam Young, Katie Brianna, Sarah Humphreys
Thursday 6th September – Sly Fox, Sydney, NSW

Redfern Shanty Club
Monday 3rd September – The Dock, Sydney, NSW

Ro
Tuesday 4th September – Laruche, Brisbane, QLD
Wednesday 5th September – Heya Bar, Brisbane, QLD

Rose Zita Falko
Sunday 2nd September – The Union, Melbourne, VIC

Ruby Gilbert
Tuesday 4th September – Empire Hotel, Brisbane, QLD
Wednesday 5th September – Ric’s Big Backyard, Brisbane, QLD

Sahara Beck
Wednesday 5th September – Empire Hotel, Brisbane, QLD

Sea Shanty Session
Wednesday 5th September – The Brothers, Melbourne, VIC

Sean McMahon
Friday 31st August – Nimbin Bush Theatre, Nimbin, NSW
Sunday 2nd September – Bellingen Brewery, Bellingen, NSW
Wednesday 5th September – Folkswagon, Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Shaky Stills
Saturday 1st September – The Lomond, Melbourne, VIC

Sian Evans
Saturday 1st September – Maleny Music Festival, Sunshine Coast, QLD
Sunday 2nd September – The Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD

Smith & Jones
Friday 31st August – Panthers, Bathurst, NSW

Songs of Life and Death at Sea feat. Forty Degrees South
Thursday 6th September – Australian National Maritime Museum, Sydney, NSW

Sounds like Sunday feat. Dearly Departed
Sunday 2nd September – The Pourhouse, Maitland, VIC

Stephen Grady
Friday 31st August – The Loft, Warrnambool, VIC
Sunday 2nd September – Railway Hotel, Macedon, VIC

Steve Coffee & The Dustbowl Dirt Band, Fred Smith
Sunday 2nd September – Humph Hall, Brookvale, NSW

StiffGins
Saturday 1st September – Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
Wednesday 5th September – LibraryMuseum, Albury, NSW

Tate Sheridan
Saturday 1st September – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, ACT
Wednesday 5th September – Folkswagon, Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Teresa Dixon
Friday 31st August – Get Folked House Show, Newcastle, NSW
Sunday 2nd September – Monster House, Sydney, NSW
Wednesday 5th September – Hamilton Station, Newcastle, NSW
Friday 7th September – House Concert, Cresent Head, NSW

The Audreys
Friday 7th September – Republic Bar & Cafe, Hobart, TAS

The Demon Drink
Saturday 1st September – Mt Gravatt Marketta, Brisbane, QLD

The Djangologists
Thursday 6th September – The Temperance Society, Sydney, NSW

The Glorious North
Saturday 1st September – The Labour In Vain, Melbourne, VIC

The Long Johns w/ The Scrims
Friday 7th September – Sooki Lounge, Belgrave, VIC

The McClymonts
Friday 31st August – Inverell RSM, Inverell, NSW
Saturday 1st September – Casino RSM, Casino, NSW
Friday 7th September – Canberra Southern Cross Club, Canberra, ACT

The Scrims
Friday 7th September – Sooki Lounge, Belgrave, VIC

The Shack feat. Sancha and the Blue Gypsies, Rosie McDonald and Nigel Lever
Saturday 1st September – The Shack, Sydney, NSW

The Weeping Willows
Friday 31st August – Trinity Sessions, Clarence Park, SA
Saturday 1st September – The Barn at Wombat Flat, Neale Flat, SA
Sunday 2nd September – The Caravan Club, East Bentleigh, VIC

Thelma Plum
Friday 31st August – The Foundry, Brisbane, QLD
Saturday 1st September – Solbar, Maroochydore, QLD
Thursday 6th September – Mojos Bar, Fremantle, WA
Friday 7th September – The River, Margaret River, WA

Tony McManus
Friday 31st August – Magda Community Artz, Brisbane, QLD

Top End Folk Club Sunday Sessions
Sunday 2nd September – Darwin Railway Club, Darwin, NT

Twilight in Tulsa
Sunday 2nd September – The Grandview Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Whiskey Dram
Friday 31st August – House Concert, Newcastle, NSW

Who’s Your Daddy? feat. Deadwood 76, Dave Favours & The Roadside Ashes, Harvey Russell & The Widowmakers
Sunday 2nd September – Marrickville Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Z-Star Trinity
Friday 31st August – Apollo Bay Hotel, Apollo Bay, VIC
Saturday 1st September – Apollo Bay Hotel, Apollo Bay, VIC
Sunday 2nd September – The Labour In Vain, Melbourne, VIC

Friday Folk Flashback

“Paddy’s Lament” – Sinead O’Connor

Thank Folk It’s Friday – 24th August

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

Old Dog New Tricks
Old Dog, New TricksBrian Campeau
iTunes

John Williamson
ButcherbirdJohn Williamson
iTunes

Mojo Juju
Native TongueMojo Juju
iTunes

Neil and Liam
LightsleeperNeil and Liam Finn
iTunes

Tunng
Songs You Make At NightTunng
iTunes

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

Kristy Cox, Travis List and The Weeping Willows

Kristy Cox

Friday 31st August – Trinity Sessions, Clarence Park, SA

Gigs Next Week

5th Annual John Dengate Memorial Get Together feat. Pukes: Pyrmont Ukulele Group, North By Northeast, Sean Dengate, Roisin Dengate, Cal Dengate, Lachlan Dengate & Band, Peter Mace, Seamus Gill, Gail Copley, Ralph Pride, Mary Jane Field, Jenny Watson
Sunday 26th August – Friend in Hand, Sydney, NSW

Albert Lee
Friday 24th – Sound Lounge, Gold Coast, QLD
Saturday 25th – Gympie Muster, Gympie, QLD

Andrew Swift
Thursday 23rd to Sunday 26th August – Gympie Music Muster, Gympie, QLD

Andy Golledge
Saturday 25th August – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW

Ashbury Medicine Show
Wednesday 29th August – Some Velvet Morning, Melbourne, VIC

Ben Leece
Sunday 26th August – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

Ben Panucci
Friday 25th August – Golden Age Bar and Cinema, Sydney, NSW

Ben Wright Smith
Friday 24th August – The B East, Melbourne, VIC

Black Rabbit George
Friday 31st August – Beach Hotel, Byron Bay, NSW

Bob Dylan
Friday 24th August – Entertainment Centre, Brisbane, QLD

Bonnie Kay and the Bonafides
Sunday 26th August – Hawkesbury Hotel, Windsor, NSW
Friday 31st August – NOLA Smokehouse and Bar, Sydney, NSW

Brad Butcher
Friday 24th to Sunday 26th August – Gympie Music Muster, Gympie, QLD

Brian Campeau
Wednesday 29th August – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

Cameron Jones Quartet & The Djangologists
Sunday 26th August – Staves Brewery, Sydney, NSW

Cat Canteri
Thursday 30th August – George Kerford Hotel, Beechworth, VIC

Catherine Britt
Friday 31st August – Rooty Hill RSL Club, Rooty Hill, NSW

Charm of Finches
Saturday 25th August – The Skylark Room, Upwey, VIC
Sunday 26th August – The Bridge Hotel, Castlemaine, VIC

Colin Lillie
Friday 24th August – Epilogue Lounge, Alice Springs, NT

Dan Parsons
Sunday 26th August – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

Dan Tuffy and Lucie Thorne
Friday 31st August – Ex-Services Club, Mullumbimby, NSW

Dave Wells
Friday 31st August – 48 Watt Street, Newcastle, NSW

Demi Mitchell
Sunday 26th August – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW
Wednesday 29th August – Coal & Cedar, Newcastle, NSW

Didirri
Saturday 25th August – The Railway Club @ Darwin Festival, Darwin, NT

Emma Davis
Friday 31st August – Yarra Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Folk in the Yard feat. Ben Drysdale
Sunday 26th August – House Concert, Sydney, NSW

FolkSwagon feat. Timothy James Bowen, Ollie Thorpe, Charlie Gradon
Wednesday 29th August – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

For Folk Sake feat. Alice Terry, Eüsh, Lady Lyon
Saturday 25th August – 107, Sydney, NSW

Fraser A. Gorman
Saturday 25th August – Anglesea Memorial Hall, Anglesea, VIC
Friday 31st August – Howler, Melbourne, VIC

Fred Smith w/ Jen Lush
Sunday 26th August – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, ACT

Free Fallin – A Tribute to Tom Petty feat. Michael Carpenter, Smith & Jones
Saturday 25th August – The Stag and Hunter, Newcastle, NSW

Gary and James Daley
Thursday 30th August – Johnston Street Jazz, Sydney, NSW

Georgia State Line
Sunday 26th August – The Old Bar, Melbourne, VIC

Get Folked Punk feat. Whisky Dram, Teresa Dixon, Teri Young, Love struck Delusion, Joshua Cottreau, Pete Woods
Thursday 30th August – Lazybones, Sydney, NSW

Get Folked Punk feat. Whiskey Dram, Teri Young, Teresa Dixon Music, Jim Lynch, Knifey Spoony, Award BIOS, Nic Roser
Friday 31st August – House Concert, Newcastle, NSW

Gretta Ray
Friday 24th August – Woolly Mammoth, Brisbane, QLD

Gretta Ziller
Thursday 23rd to Sunday 26th August – Gympie Music Muster, Gympie, QLD

Hannah Cameron w/ Ben Panucci
Saturday 25th August – Golden Age Bar and Cinema, Sydney, NSW

Hannah Matysek
Friday 24th August – Marrickville Ritz, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 26th August – Rooty Hill RSL, Sydney, NSW

Harrison Storm
Thursday 30th August – The Lansdowne, Sydney, NSW

Hello Tut Tut
Saturday 25th August – South Melbourne Market, Melbourne, VIC

High Tea feat. Meadows
Thursday 30th August – House Concert, Sydney, NSW

Hollow Coves
Friday 24th August – NightQuarter, Gold Coast, QLD
Saturday 25th August – Solbar, Maroochydore, QLD
Thursday 30th August – The Lansdowne, Sydney, NSW

Honky Tonkin’ feat. James Ellis and the Jealous Guys, King Arthur
Thursday 30th August – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

Jake Blount and Libby Weitnauer
Friday 24th August – House Concert, Austinmer, NSW
Saturday 25th August – House Concert, Croydon, NSW

James Ellis and the Jealous Guys
Friday 24th August – The Gem Bar, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 30th August – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

Jason Walker
Sunday 26th August – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

John Schumann
Wednesday 29th August – Great Western Hotel, Rockhampton, QLD

Kristy Cox, Travis List and The Weeping Willows
Friday 31st August – Trinity Sessions, Clarence Park, SA

Lachlan Bryan and The Wildes
Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th August – The Gympie Muster, Amamoor Creek State Forest, QLD

Lara Duncan
Sunday 26th August – Modus Operandi Brewing Co., Mona Vale, NSW

Little Wise
Thursday 30th August – Starward Whiskey Distillery, Port Melbourne, VIC

Maleny Music Festival
Friday 31st August to Sunday 2nd September – Sunshine Coast, QLD

Matt Ward
Saturday 25th August – Grace Emily Hotel, Adelaide, SA

Medusa’s Wake, Handsome Young Strangers, Whiskey Dram
Sunday 26th August – Union Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Merpire
Friday 31st August – The Gasometer Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Nathan Power
Friday 24th August – Oscar’s Alehouse, Belgrave, VIC
Thursday 30th August – Republic Bar, Hobart, TAS
Friday 31st August – T-Bone Brewery, Hobart, TAS

Pete Murray
Friday 24th August – The Cube, Campbelltown, NSW
Saturday 25th August – Station Resort, Jindabyne, NSW
Sunday 26th August – The Basement, Belconnen, ACT

Quinton Trembath
Friday 24th August – Transit Bar, Canberra, ACT
Saturday 25th August – House Concert, Melbourne, VIC

Riogh
Sunday 26th August – Wollongong Figtree RSL Bowling Club, Wollongong, NSW

Sea Shanty Session
Wednesday 29th August – The Brothers, Melbourne, VIC

Sean McMahon
Friday 24th August – Flow Bar, Old Bar, NSW
Sunday 26th August – Lennox Sessions, Lennox Head, NSW
Wednesday 29th August – The Rails, Byron Bay, NSW
Thursday 30th August – Green Owl, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 31st August – Nimbin Bush Theatre, Nimbin, NSW

Seisiúin Bhána
Saturday 25th August – The Gaelic Club, Sydney, NSW

Shaky Stills
Saturday 25th August – Rainbow Fitzroy, Melbourne, VIC

Sing Up The Power feat. Witches Leap, Luke O’Shea
Saturday 25th August – Red Hill Environmental Education Centre, Gulgong, NSW

Smith & Jones
Friday 24th August – The Agrestic Grocer, Orange, NSW
Saturday 25th August – The Stag and Hunter, Newcastle, NSW
Friday 31st August – Panthers, Bathurst, NSW

Stephen Grady
Sunday 26th August – Old Bar, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 31st August – The Loft, Warrnambool, VIC

Teresa Dixon
Friday 24th August – House Concert, Bundadoon, NSW
Saturday 25th August – Fundraiser gig, Newcastle, NSW
Sunday 26th August – House Concert, Katoomba, NSW
Thursday 30th August – Get Folked Punk, Lazybones, Sydney, NSW
Friday 31st August – Get Folked House Show, Newcastle, NSW

The Audreys
Friday 24th August – Seppelt Wines, Great Western, VIC
Saturday 25th August – The Bridge Hotel, Castlemaine, VIC

The Backsliders
Saturday 25th August – Wollongong Town Hall, Wollongong, NSW

The Black Sorrows
Saturday 25th August – Redcliffe Leagues Club, Redcliffe, QLD
Sunday 26th August – Tewantin Noosa RSL, Tewantin, QLD

The Gympie Music Muster
Thursday 23rd to Sunday 26th August – Gympie, QLD

The Heggarties
Saturday 25th August – Exeter Hotel, Adelaide, SA

The McClymonts
Friday 24th August – Gateway Hotel, Geelong, VIC
Saturday 25th August – The Palms at Crown, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 31st August – Inverell RSM, Inverell, NSW

The Water Runners
Friday 24th August – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 26th August – Upstairs at Fred’s, Camden, NSW

The Weeping Willows
Friday 24th August – The Green Owl, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 31st August – Trinity Sessions, Clarence Park, SA

Thelma Plum
Friday 31st August – The Foundry, Brisbane, QLD

Tony McManus
Friday 24th August – The Metropole, Katoomba, NSW
Sunday 26th August – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW
Friday 31st August – Magda Community Artz, Brisbane, QLD

Top End Folk Club Sunday Sessions
Sunday 26th August – Darwin Railway Club, Darwin, NT

Twilight in Tulsa
Friday 24th August – The Lomond Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Whisky Dram
Sunday 26th August – Union Hotel, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 30th August – Get Folked Punk, Lazybones, Sydney, NSW
Friday 31st August – House Concert, Newcastle, NSW

Whoa Mule
Saturday 25th August – House Concert, Croydon, NSW

Wise Women w/ Tim Woodz
Sunday 26th August – House Concert, Melbourne, VIC

Witches Leap
Saturday 25th August – Red Hill Environmental Education Centre, Gulgong, NSW
Sunday 26th August – Black Box Theatre, Dubbo, NSW

Xavier Rudd
Friday 24th August – The Forum, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 25th August – Costa Hall, Geelong, VIC
Monday 27th August – The Forum, Melbourne, VIC

Z-Star Trinity
Friday 24th August – The Duck on Clarence, Port Macquarie, NSW
Saturday 25th August – Shoal Bay Country Club, Shoal Bay, NSW
Sunday 26th August – The Wickham Park Hotel, Islington, NSW
Thursday 30th August – Birdhouse, Wagga Wagga, NSW
Friday 31st August – Apollo Bay Hotel, Apollo Bay, VIC

Friday Folk Flashback

“I Feel Like Going Home” – Battlefield Band

Thank Folk It’s Friday – 17th August

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

Strings
StringsBonniesongs
Bandcamp

Melanie Horsnell
The World Has A Gentle SoulMelanie Horsnell and Steve Appel
iTunes

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

Dashville Skyline 2018 Official Warm-Up Party feat. The Sweet Jelly Rolls, Magpie Diaries, Grace Turner, Lyle Dennis, Sam Newton

Dashville

Saturday 18th August – Ramblin’ Rascal Tavern, Sydney, NSW

Gigs Next Week

Albert Lee
Friday 17th August – Brass Monkey, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 18th to Sunday 19th August – Sydney Guitar Festival, Sydney, NSW
Tuesday 21st – Lizotte’s, Newcastle, NSW
Wednesday 22nd – The Art House, Wyong, NSW
Thursday 23rd – The Zoo, Brisbane, NSW
Friday 24th – Sound Lounge, Gold Coast, QLD

Andrew Swift
Friday 17th August – Flow Bar, Old Bar, NSW
Saturday 18th August – No 5 Church Street, Bellingen, NSW
Sunday 19th August – House Concert, Murphy’s Creek, QLD
Thursday 23rd to Sunday 26th August – Gympie Music Muster, Gympie, QLD

Bangalow BBQ & Bluegrass Festival
Fruday 17th and Saturday 18th August – Bangalow Showground, Bangalow, NSW

Ben Panucci
Sunday 19th August – The Gaso Upstairs, Melbourne, VIC

Ben Wright Smith
Friday 24th August – The B East, Melbourne, VIC

Bennett, Bowtell & Urquhart
Friday 17th August – The Gulf Country Frontier Days Festival, Gregory Downs, QLD

Bill Jackson & Pete Fidler
Friday 17th August – Caravan Music Club, Melbourne, VIC

Black Rabbit George
Saturday 18th August – Nightquarter, Gold Coast, QLD

Bluegrass at Yulli’s feat. Soho & Co
Wednesday 22nd August – Yulli’s, Sydney, NSW

Bob Dylan
Saturday 18th August – ICC Sydney Theatre, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 19th August – Enmore Theatre, Sydney, NSW
Monday 20th August – WIN Entertainment Centre, Wollongong, NSW
Wednesday 22nd August – Entertainment Centre, Newcastle, NSW
Friday 24th August – Entertainment Centre, Brisbane, QLD

Brad Butcher
Friday 17th August – Bridge Hotel, Forth, TAS
Sunday 19th August – Saint John Craft Beer, Launceston, TAS
Friday 24th to Sunday 26th August – Gympie Music Muster, Amamoor, QLD

Charm of Finches
Saturday 18th August – Horti Hall, Melbourne, VIC

County Katoomba Traditional Irish Music Weekend
Friday 17th to Sunday 18th August – The Clarendon Guesthouse, Katoomba, NSW

Darby
Sunday 18th August – The Little Guy, Sydney, NSW

Dashville Skyline 2018 Official Warm-Up Party feat. The Sweet Jelly Rolls, Magpie Diaries, Grace Turner, Lyle Dennis, Sam Newton
Saturday 18th August – Ramblin’ Rascal Tavern, Sydney, NSW

Demi Mitchell
Saturday 18th August – Franks Wild Years, Thirroul, NSW

Fairlight Folk feat. Bruce Watson, Westminster, The Dixie Chooks
Saturday 18th August – Fairlight Folk, Fairlight, NSW

Figgy Folk Session
Monday 20th August – Figtree Hotel, Figtree, NSW

Fiona Boyes
Friday 17th August – Pistol Pete’s Food n Blues, Geelong, VIC
Saturday 18th August – Melbourne, VIC

FolkSwagon feat. Feelds, Naked Strangers, Lucy Lowe
Wednesday 22nd August – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Fraser A. Gorman w/ Sasha March, Ryan Martin John
Saturday 18th August – Grace Emily, Adelaide, SA

Georgia State Line
Saturday 18th August – Major Tom’s, Kyneton, VIC

Gretta Ray
Friday 17th August – Jive Bar, Adelaide, SA
Saturday 18th August – Jack Rabbit Slims, Perth, WA
Thursday 23rd August – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW
Friday 24th August – Woolly Mammoth, Brisbane, QLD

Gretta Ziller & Andrew Swift
Friday 17th August – Flow Bar, Old Bar, SA
Saturday 18th August – No 5 Church Street, Bellingen, NSW
Sunday 19th August – House Concert, Murphys Creek, QLD
Thursday 23rd to Sunday 26th August – Gympie Music Muster, Gympie, QLD

Gympie Music Muster
Thursday 23rd to Sunday 26th August – Gympie, QLD

Hannah Cameron w/ Merpire
Saturday 18th August – The Bridge Hotel, Castlemaine, VIC

Hannah Matysek
Friday 17th August – North Richmond Panthers, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 18th August – North Richmond Panthers, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 23rd August – The Little Guy, Sydney, NSW
Friday 24th August – Marrickville Ritz, Sydney, NSW

Hello Tut Tut
Thursday 23rd August – Paris Cat Jazz Club, Melbourne, VIC

Honky Tonkin’ feat. James Ellis and the Jealous Guys, King Arthur
Thursday 23rd August – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

Imogen Clarke, Brad Butcher, Hannah Lawes
Sunday 19th August – Saint John Craft Beer, Launceston, TAS

Jake Blount and Libby Weitnaue
Wednesday 22nd August – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, ACT
Friday 24th August – House Concert, Austinmer, NSW

James Ellis and the Jealous Guys
Saturday 18th August – Major Tom’s, Kyneton, VIC
Sunday 19th August – Noisy Ritual People-Powered Urban Winery, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 23rd August – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 24th August – The Gem Bar, Melbourne, VIC

Jane Aubourg
Saturday 18th August – Servo Food Truck Bar, Port Kembla, NSW

Jeff Lang
Friday 17th August – 5 Church St, Bellingen, NSW

Jo Meares with Michael Bridges
Thursday 23rd August – Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

Joshua Seymour
Sunday 19th August – Edinburgh Castle, Melbourne, VIC

Justin Bernasconi
Saturday 18th August – Old Church On The Hill, Bendigo, VIC

Kallidad
Friday 17th August – Townsville Cultural Festival, JCU, Townsville, QLD

Kasey Chambers
Friday 17th August – Regent Theatre, Yarram, VIC
Saturday 18th August – Wonthaggi Arts Centre, Wonthaggi, VIC

Katie Bates
Sunday 19th August – Rochester Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Kelly Country Pick
Friday 17th to Sunday 19th August – Beechworth, VIC

King Arthur
Friday 17th August – Kastoria Music Club, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 23rd August – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

Kristy Cox and The Weeping Willows
Friday 17th August – Saints & Sailors Seafood Bar & Grill, Portarlington, VIC
Saturday 18th August – Sale Greyhound Club, Sale, VIC
Sunday 19th August – The Old Church on the Hill, Bendigo, VIC
Monday 20th August – Bayview Country Art Club, Bittern, VIC
Wednesday 22nd August – Tourist Hotel, Queanbeyan, NSW
Thursday 23rd August – Royal Theatre, Quirindi, NSW

Lachlan Bryan and The Wildes
Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th August – The Gympie Muster, Amamoor Creek State Forest, QLD

Maggie Carty
Sunday 19th August – Gaelic Club, Sydney, NSW

Magpie Diaries
Saturday 18th August – Ramblin’ Rascal Tavern, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 19th August – Union Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Matty T Wall
Saturday 18th August – Settler’s Tavern, Margeret River, WA
Sunday 19th August – Settler’s Tavern, Margeret River, WA

Melanie Horsnell
Friday 17th August – Caravan Music Club, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 19th August – Trinity Sessions, Adelaide, SA

Merpire
Saturday 18th August – The Bridge Hotel, Castlemaine, VIC
Sunday 19th August – The Gasometer Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Mic Conway
Friday 17th August – The Metropole Guesthouse, Katoomba, NSW

Mojo Juju
Sunday 19th August – Sydney Opera House, Sydney, NSW

My Friend the Chocolate Cake
Friday 17th August – Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA, Perth, WA

Nathan Power
Friday 17th August – The Caledonian, Wonthaggi, VIC
Sunday 19th August 19 – Westernport, San Remo, VIC
Friday 24th August – Oscar’s Alehouse, Belgrave, VIC

Paddy McHugh
Friday 17th August – The Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD
Saturday 18th August – The Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD

Peppertown Jam
Wednesday 22nd August – The Stag & Hunter Hotel, Newcastle, NSW

Pete Murray
Thursday 23rd August – Macquarie Inn, Dubbo, NSW
Friday 24th August – The Cube, Campbelltown, NSW

Pete Wild and Kate Burke
Sunday 19th August – Tathra Hotel, Tathra, NSW

Quinton Trembath
Wednesday 22nd August – The Hamilton Station Hotel, Newcastle, NSW
Thursday 23rd August – House Concert, Sydney, NSW
Friday 24th August – Transit Bar, Canberra, ACT

Raised by Eagles
Friday 17th August – Heritage Hotel, Bulli, NSW
Saturday 18th August – Grand Junction – The Junkyard, Maitland, NSW
Sunday 19th August – Grand Junction – The Junkyard, Maitland, NSW

Ramblin’ Nights feat. Raised by Eagles, JD And The Hunger Men, Sean McMahon
Friday 17th August – Heritage Hotel, Bulli, NSW

RAPT & The Dustbowl Dirt Band
Friday 17th August – Macquarie Towns Folk Club, Richmond, NSW

Sea Shanty Session
Wednesday 22nd August – The Brothers, Melbourne, VIC

Sean McMahon
Friday 17th August – Heritage Hotel, Bulli, NSW
Saturday 18th August – Franks Wild Years, Thirroull, NSW
Wednesday 22nd August – Coal and Cedar, Newcastle, NSW
Thursday 23rd August – Grand Junction, Newcastle, NSW
Friday 24th August – Flow Bar, Old Bar, NSW

Shakers and Makers feat. Charlie Gradon, Daniel J. Mathew and more
Saturday 18th August – Hibernian House, Sydney, NSW

Smith & Jones
Saturday 18th August – Sweetness Cafe & Lolly Shop, Molong, NSW
Friday 24th August – The Agrestic Grocer, Orange, NSW

Solid Air – A Tribute to Nick Drake feat. Emad Younan, Leroy Lee, Matt Tonks, Michael Azzopardi, Matt Ralph, Andy Gordon, Nat James
Thursday 23rd August – Django at Camelot, Sydney, NSW

Songwriter Circle feat. Montgomery Church, Genni Kane, Jon Wilby
Sunday 19th August – Club Millthorpe, Millthorpe, NSW

Stephen Grady
Thursday 23rd August – Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD

Teresa Dixon
Friday 17th August – Southern Valley Folk Club, Towamba, NSW
Saturday 18th August – Cobargo Pub, Cobargo, NSW
Friday 24th August – House Concert, Bundadoon, NSW

The Audreys
Friday 24th August – Seppelt Wines, Great Western, VIC

The Black Sorrows
Friday 17th August – Kingston Arts, Moorabbin, VIC
Saturday 18th August – The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 23rd August – The Saloon Bar, Launceston, TAS

The Collingwood Casanovas w/ King Arthur, Lucky Oceans
Friday 17th August – Kastoria Music Club, Melbourne, VIC

The Glorious North
Sunday 19th August – The Standard Hotel, Melbourne, VIC​

The Gulf Country Frontier Days Festival
Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th August – Gregory Downs, QLD

The Gympie Music Muster
Thursday 23rd to Sunday 26th August – Gympie, QLD

The Loaded Dog Folk Club feat. Shiny Bum Singerrs, Dallas De Brabander
Saturday 18th August – Annandale Neighbourhood Centre, Sydney, NSW

The McClymonts
Friday 24th August – Gateway Hotel, Geelong, VIC

The Teskey Brothers
Thursday 23rd August – The Lighthouse, Darwin, NT

The Water Runners
Friday 17th August – Sebel Harbourside, Kiama, NSW
Friday 24th August – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

The Weeping Willows
Friday 17th August – Saints & Sailors Seafood Bar & Grill, Portarlington, VIC
Saturday 18th August – Sale Greyhound Club, Sale, VIC
Sunday 19th August – The Old Church on the Hill, Bendigo, VIC
Monday 20th August – Bayview Country Art Club, Bittern, VIC
Wednesday 22nd August – Tourist Hotel, Queanbeyan, NSW
Thursday 23rd August – Royal Theatre, Quirindi, NSW
Fruday 24th August – The Green Owl, Brisbane, QLD

Tony McManus
Sunday 19th August – Lauriston Hall, Lauriston, VIC
Wednesday 22nd August – School of Arts Hall, Cobargo, NSW
Friday 24th August – The Metropole, Katoomba, NSW

Top End Folk Club Sunday Sessions
Sunday 19th August – Darwin Railway Club, Darwin, NT

Twilight in Tulsa
Saturday 18th August – The Fitzroy Pinnacle, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 24th August – The Lomond Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Vanishing Shapes
Friday 17th August – Momo Wholefood, Newcastle, NSW

Xavier Rudd
Friday 17th August – Odeon Theatre, Hobart, TAS
Saturday 18th August – Thebarton Theatre, Adelaide, SA
Friday 24th August – The Forum, Melbourne, VIC

Z-Star Trinity
Friday 17th August – The J, Noosa, QLD
Sunday 19th August – Bearded Dragon Hotel, Tamborine, QLD
Wednesday 22nd August – The Brass Monkey, Cronulla, NSW
Thursday 23rd August – Heritage Hotel, Bulli, NSW
Friday 24th August – The Duck on Clarence, Port Macquarie, NSW

Friday Folk Flashback

“If I Had A Hammer” – Aretha Franklin

Thank Folk It’s Friday – 10th August

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

Dan Parsens
Sunday Morning CinemaDan Parsons
Bandcamp

Dawn Landes
Meet Me at the RiverDawn Landes
Bandcamp

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

Julia Johnson w/ Clarissa Mei, Emily Stewart, Rosanna Stevens

Julia Johnson

Friday 10th August – 107 Projects, Sydney, NSW

Gigs Next Week

Adelaide Guitar Festival
Thursday 9th to Sunday 12th August – Adelaide, SA

Albert Lee
Friday 10th August – Meeniyan Town Hall, Meeniyan, VIC
Saturday 11th August – Adelaide Guitar Festival, Adelaide, SA
Sunday 12th August – The Charles Hotel, Perth, WA
Wednesday 15th August – Blue Mountains Theatre, Springwood, NSW
Thursday 16th August – The Basement, Canberra, ACT
Friday 17th August – Brass Monkey, Sydney, NSW

Aleyce Simmonds and Brad Butcher
Saturday 11th August – The Green Owl, Brisbane, QLD

Andrew Swift
Sunday 12th August – Central Coast Country Music Festival, The Entrance NSW
Thursday 16th August – Lazybones, Sydney, NSW
Friday 17th August – Flow Bar, Old Bar, NSW

Bangalow BBQ & Bluegrass Festival
Fruday 17th and Saturday 18th August – Bangalow Showground, Bangalow, NSW

Ben Panucci w/ The Tambourine Girls, Maia Marsh
Saturday 11th August – The Union Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Bennett, Bowtell & Urquhart
Friday 17th August – The Gulf Country Frontier Days Festival, Gregory Downs, QLD

Bill Jackson & Pete Fidler
Friday 17th August – Caravan Music Club, Melbourne, VIC

Black Rabbit George
Friday 10th August – 5 Church St, Bellingen, NSW
Saturday 11th August – Stag + Hunter, Mayfield, NSW
Sunday 12th August – Flow Bar, Old Bar, NSW
Thursday 16th August – Solbar, Maroochydore, QLD

Black Mountain Unplugged Festival
Friday 10th to Sunday 12th August – Helenvale, QLD

Bob Dylan
Saturday 11th August – Botanic Park, Under the Grand Marquee, Adelaide, SA
Monday 13th August – Margaret Court Arena, Melbourne, VIC
Tuesday 14th August – Margaret Court Arena, Melbourne, VIC

Brad Butcher
Saturday 11th August – The Green Owl, Brisbane, QLD

Brian Campeau
Sunday 12th August – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Cat Canteri
Saturday 11th August – Blues Tram, Bendigo, VIC

Catherine Britt
Friday 10th August – Sawtell RSL Club, Sawtell, NSW
Saturday 11th August – Sawtell RSL Club, Sawtell, NSW

Central Coast Country Music Festival
Friday 10th to Sunday 12th August – The Entrance, NSW

Charlie & Jensen
Saturday 11th August – The Record Crate, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 12th August – Hardys Bay Club, Hardys Bay, NSW

Clea w/ Asha Jefferies, Papperbok
Friday 10th August – Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane, QLD

County Katoomba Traditional Irish Music Weekend
Friday 17th to Sunday 18th August – The Clarendon Guesthouse, Katoomba, NSW

Dan Parsons
Saturday 11th August – Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane, QLD

Daniel Champagne
Friday 10th August – The Factory Theatre, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 11th August – Enmore Theatre, Sydney, NSW

Diana Anaid
Saturday 11th August – Hamilton Hotel, Hamilton, QLD

Elsen Price
Friday 10th August – St Stephen’s Uniting Church, Sydney, NSW

FolkSwagon feat. Hannah Matysek, Jon Cotton, Estelle Conley
Wednesday 15th August – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Gadjo Guitars
Saturday 11th August – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

Gretta Ray
Thursday 16th August – Corner Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 17th August – Jive Bar, Adelaide, SA

Gretta Ziller
Friday 10th August – Temora Ex-Services, Temora, NSW
Saturday 11th August – Dubbo RSL Club, Dubbo, NSW
Sunday 12th August – Central Coast Country Music Festival, The Entrance, NSW
Thursday 16th August – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, VIC
Friday 17th August – Flow Bar, Old Bar, SA

Gretta Ziller & Andrew Swift
Thursday 16th August – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, VIC
Friday 17th August – Flow Bar, Old Bar, SA

Hannah Cameron w/ Monique Clare
Friday 10th August – The Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD

Hannah Matysek
Wednesday 15th August – Folkswagon, Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW
Friday 17th August – North Richmond Panthers, Sydney, NSW

Honky Tonkin’ feat. James Ellis and the Jealous Guys, King Arthur
Thursday 16th August – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

James Ellis and the Jealous Guys
Sunday 12th August – Golden Barley Hotel, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 16th August – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

Jeff Lang
Friday 10th August – The Agrestic Grocer, Orange, NSW
Saturday 11th August – Lizotte’s, Newcastle, NSW
Sunday 12th August – Dangar Island Bowling Club, Dangar Island, NSW
Friday 17th August – 5 Church St, Bellingen, NSW

Jim Mongrel
Friday 10th August – Brisbane Hotel, Hobart, TAS
Saturday 11th August – The Old Bar, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 11th August – Reverence Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Julia Johnson w/ Clarissa Mei, Emily Stewart, Rosanna Stevens
Friday 10th August – 107 Projects, Sydney, NSW

Justin Bernasconi & William Alexander
Thursday 16th August – The Bridge Hotel, Castlemaine, VIC

Kallidad
Friday 10th to Sunday 12th August – Black Mountain Unplugged Festival, Helenvale, QLD
Sunday 12th August – Coalescence Festival, Mission Beach, QLD
Thursday 16th August – IronBar, Port Douglas, QLD
Friday 17th August – Townsville Cultural Festival, JCU, Townsville, QLD

Kasey Chambers
Wednesday 15th August – West Gippsland Arts Centre, Warrigal, VIC
Friday 17th August – Regent Theatre, Yarram, VIC

Katie Bates
Wednesday 15th August – The Drunken Poet, Melbourne, VIC

Kelly Country Pick
Friday 17th to Sunday 19th August – Beechworth, VIC

King Arthur
Thursday 16th August – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 17th August – Kastoria Music Club, Melbourne, VIC

Kristy Cox and The Weeping Willows
Thursday 16th August – The Wesley Anne, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 17th August – Saints & Sailors Seafood Bar & Grill, Portarlington, VIC

Leroy Lee
Friday 10th August – The House Dinging, Sydney, NSW

Liam Gale
Sunday 12th August – The Little Guy, Sydney, NSW

Lily and King
Friday 10th to Sunday 12th August – Black Mountain Unplugged Festival, Helenvale, QLD

Little Quirks
Friday 10th August – Sunk Cocktail Bar, North Narrabeen, NSW
Saturday 11th August – The Record Crate, Sydney, NSW

Low Down Riders
Friday 10th August – Bellingen Brewery Co., Bellingen, NSW
Saturday 11th August – The Bearded Lady, Brisbane, QLD
Saturday 11th August – Sol Bar, Maroochydore, QLD
Sunday 12th August – Peregian Originals, Peregian Beach, QLD

Magpie Diaries
Friday 10th August – Customs House, Newcastle, NSW

Matty T Wall
Friday 10th August – The Ellington Jazz Club, Perth, WA

Melanie Horsnell
Wednesday 15th August – Archive Wine Bar, Geelong, VIC
Friday 17th August – Caravan Music Club, Melbourne, VIC

Merry Muse feat. Helen and Tony Romeo
Sunday 12th August – Merry Muse, Canberra, ACT

Mic Conway
Friday 10th to Sunday 12th August – Black Mountain Unplugged Festival, Helenvale, QLD
Friday 17th August – The Metropole Guesthouse, Katoomba, NSW

Michael Meeking And The Lost Souls
Sunday 12th August – The Merri Creek Tavern, Melbourne, VIC

Mojo Juju
Wednesday 8th to Saturday 11th August – Arts Centre, Melbourne, VIC

Monique Clare
Friday 10th August – The Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD

My Friend the Chocolate Cake
Friday 17th August – Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA, Perth, WA

Nathan Power
Friday 17th August – The Caledonian, Wonthaggi, VIC

Paddy McHugh
Friday 10th August – Brisbane Hotel, Hobart, TAS
Saturday 11th August – The Old Bar, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 11th August – Reverence Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 17th August – The Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD

Paul Hayward and Sidekicks
Saturday 11th August – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

Pete Murray
Friday 10th August – Norwood, Norwood, SA
Saturday 11th August – Norwood, Norwood, SA

Ramblin’ Nights feat. Raised by Eagles & Guests
Wednesday 15th August – The Brass Monkey, Cronulla, NSW
Thursday 16th August – Slyfox, Sydney, NSW
Friday 17th August – Heritage Hotel, Bulli, NSW

RAPT & The Dustbowl Dirt Band
Friday 17th August – Macquarrie Towns Folk Club, Richmond, NSW

Richard Perso
Saturday 11th August – Yazzbar, Yass, NSW
Sunday 12th August – Old Canberra Inn, Canberra, ACT

Sea Shanty Session
Wednesday 15th August – The Brothers Public House, Melbourne, VIC

Sean McMahon
Friday 10th August – Taprooms, Castlemaine, VIC
Saturday 11th August – Major Toms, Kyneton, VIC
Wednesday 15th August – Brass Monkey, Cronulla, NSW
Thursday 16th August – Sly Fox, Sydney, NSW
Friday 17th August – Heritage Hotel, Bulli, NSW

Strings On King Old Time/Bluegrass Jam Session feat. Good Tom Wallace
Tuesday 14th August – MoshPit, Sydney, NSW

Sydney Guitar Festival
Thursday 9th to Sunday 19th August – Sydney, NSW

Teresa Dixon
Friday 10th August – House Concert, Yackandandah, VIC
Saturday 11th August – Hall Concert, Cudgewa, VIC
Sunday 12th August – Jindy Sessions House Concert, Jindabyne, VIC
Friday 17th August – Southern Valley Folk Club, Towamba, NSW

Tesse
Thursday 16th August – Golden Age Cinema & Bar, Sydney, NSW

The Black Sorrows
Friday 10th August – Emerald STAR Hotel, Emerald, QLD
Saturday 11th August – Village Festival, Yeppoon, QLD
Friday 17th August – Kingston Arts, Moorabbin, VIC

The Blues Tram feat. Luke Watt, Cat Canteri
Saturday 11th August – The Blues Tram, Bendigo, VIC

The Bottlers
Friday 10th August – Bush Music Club, Addison Rd Community Centre, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 16th August – Frankie’s Pizza By The Slice, Sydney, NSW

The Collingwood Casanovas
Sunday 12th August – Bar Open, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 17th August – Kastoria Music Club, Melbourne, VIC

The Djangologists
Friday 10th August – Hotel Blue, Katoomba, NSW
Saturday 11th August – Halfback Books / Hall’s Books & Records, Dee Why, NSW

The Gulf Country Frontier Days Festival
Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th August – Gregory Downs, QLD

The McClymonts
Saturday 11th August – Mt Isa Mines Rotary Rodea, Mt Isa, QLD

The Spooky Men’s Chorale
Friday 10th August – Chapel of the Holy Trinity, St Columba Anglican School, Port Macquarie, NSW
Saturday 11th August – Mullumbimby Civic Memorial Hall, Mullumbimby, NSW
Sunday 12th August – Princess Theatre, Brisbane, QLD

The Sweet Jelly Rolls
Thursday 16th August – Frankie’s Pizza By The Slice, Sydney, NSW

The Turner Brown Band
Friday 10th August – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 11th August – Adelaide Festival Theatre, Adelaide, SA
Sunday 12th August – Adelaide Festival Theatre, Adelaide, SA

The Twoks
Saturday 11th August – Kew Court House, Kew, VIC

The Water Runners
Friday 17th August – Sebel Harbourside, Kiama, NSW

The Western Distributors
Sunday 12th August – Marrickville Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

The Willing Ponies
Sunday 12th August – The George Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Tony McManus
Friday 10th to Sunday 12th August – Adelaide Guitar Festival, Adelaide, SA
Thursday 16th August – The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC

Vanishing Shapes
Friday 17th August – Momo Wholefood, Newcastle, NSW

Xavier Rudd
Friday 10th August – Night Quarter, Gold Coast, QLD
Saturday 11th August – The Tivoli, Brisbane, QLD
Sunday 12th August – The Tivoli, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 17th August – Odeon Theatre, Hobart, TAS

Z-Star Trinity
Friday 10th August – The Factory Theatre, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 11th August – Mangrove Mountain Public Hall, Mangrove Mountain, NSW
Friday 11th August – The J Noosa, Noosa Heads, QLD

Friday Folk Flashback

“The Laird of Drumblair/Little John’s Hame” – Tommy Peoples

Thank Folk It’s Friday – 3rd August

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

Emma Davis
DemonsEmma Davis
iTunes

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

Davidson Brothers Mid Winter Bluegrass Party feat. Davidson Brothers, Pete Denahy, Collingwood Casanovas, Burr Daisy Stringband, Liam Gerner

Mid Winter Bluegrass

Sunday 5th August – The Curtin Bandroom, Melbourne, VIC

Gigs Next Week

Adelaide Guitar Festival
Thursday 9th to Sunday 12th August – Adelaide, SA

Albert Lee
Saturday 4th to Sunday 5th August – Melbourne Guitar Show, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 4th August – Caravan Club, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 5th August – The Skylark Room, Upwey, VIC
Wednesday 8th August – Flem-Ken Bowling Club, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 9th August – Thornbury Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 10th August – Meeniyan Town Hall, Meeniyan, VIC

Aleyce Simmonds & Brad Butcher
Friday 3rd August – Rooty Hill RSL, Rooty Hill, NSW
Sunday 5th August – Harmonie German Club, Canberra, ACT

Alison Ferrier
Saturday 4th to Sunday 5th August – Melbourne Guitar Show, Melbourne, VIC

Andrew Swift
Friday 3rd August – York On Lilydale, Mt Evelyn, VIC
Saturday 4th August – Gateway Hotel, Geelong, VIC
Sunday 5th August – Whalers Hotel, Warrnambool, VIC

Ballads, Boots and Leather feat. The Weeping Willows, Deborah Helen Wright
Friday 3rd August – Some Velvet Morning, Melbourne, VIC

Black Mountain Unplugged Festival
Friday 10th to Sunday 12th August – Helenvale, QLD

Black Rabbit George
Thursday 9th August – Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 10th August – 5 Church St, Bellingen, NSW

Bob Dylan
Wednesday 8th August – Perth Arena, Perth, WA

Bonnie Kay and the Bonafides
Saturday 4th August – Shady Pines, Sydney, NSW

Brad Butcher
Friday 3rd August – Rooty Hill RSL, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 4th August – Red Boot Hoot Ronald McDonald House Fundraising Event, Brisbane, QLD
Sunday 5th August – Harmonie German Club, Canberra, ACT

Brooke Russell
Sunday 5th August – Shedshaker Brewery Taproom, Castlemaine, VIC

Carl Manwarring
Friday 3rd August – The House Dining, Sydney, NSW

Cat Canteri
Saturday 4th to Sunday 5th August – Melbourne Guitar Show, Melbourne, VIC

Catherine Britt
Friday 10th August – Sawtell RSL Club, Sawtell, NSW

Clea w/ Ash Hendricks, Lola Scott
Friday 3rd August – Waywards, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 4th August – The Workers Club, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 10th August – Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane, QLD

Daniel Champagne
Saturday 4th to Sunday 5th August – Melbourne Guitar Show, Melbourne, VIC
Wednesday 8th August – Flemington & Kensington Bowling Club, Flemington, VIC
Thursday 9th August – Sydney Guitar Festival Gala, The Concourse, Chatswood, NSW
Friday 10th August – The Factory Theatre, Sydney, NSW

Davidson Brothers Mid Winter Bluegrass Party feat. Davidson Brothers, Pete Denahy, Collingwood Casanovas, Burr Daisy Stringband, Liam Gerner
Sunday 5th August – The Curtin Bandroom, Melbourne, VIC

Dearly Departed
Saturday 4th August – The Stag and Hunter Hotel, Newcastle, NSW
Sunday 5th August – The Pourhouse, Maitland, NSW

Djangologists
Friday 10th August – Hotel Blue, Katoomba, NSW

Elsen Price
Friday 10th August – St Stephen’s Uniting Church, Sydney, NSW

Fiona Boyes
Friday 3rd August – The Skylark Room, Upwey, VIC
Saturday 4th to Sunday 5th August – Melbourne Guitar Show, Melbourne, VIC

FolkSwagon feat. Lady Lyon, Darby, Chris Raicevich
Wednesday 8th August – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Fox n Firkin, All Strings Attached, Wheat Paste, Trashqueen
Saturday 4th August – The Bearded Lady, Brisbane, QLD

Free Fallin’ – A Tribute To Tom Petty feat. Michael Carpenter, Smith & Jones
Saturday 4th August – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

George Washingmachine’s Blues Rinse
Thursday 9th August – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Gretta Ziller & Megan Cooper
Friday 3rd August – Music At Magool’s, Captain Creek, QLD
Sunday 5th August – Willy Ed’s Music Accessories, Gladstone, QLD

Handsome Young Strangers
Thursday 9th August – The Golden Barley, Sydney, NSW

Hannah Cameron
Friday 9th August – Northcote Social Club, Sydney, NSW
Friday 10th August – The Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD

Honky Tonkin’ feat. James Ellis and the Jealous Guys, King Arthur
Thursday 9th August – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

International Blues Day feat. Isaiah B Brunt Band, Don Hopkins, Jesse Redwing, Bonnie Kay and the Bonafides, Blues Dj – Sista Feminista, Catherina Behan
Saturday 4th August – Shady Pines, Sydney, NSW

Jeff Lang
Saturday 4th to Sunday 5th August – Melbourne Guitar Show, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 10th August – The Agrestic Grocer, Orange, NSW

Jeff Martin
Friday 3rd August – Tapp Bar, Port Macquarie, NSW
Saturday 4th August – No. 5 Church St, Bellingen, NSW

John Schumann
Wednesday 8th August – Darwin Railway Club, Darwin, NT

Julia Johnson w/ Clarissa Mei, Emily Stewart, Rosanna Stevens
Friday 10th August – 107 Projects, Sydney, NSW

Justin Bernasconi
Saturday 4th August – The Guildford Family Hotel, Guildford, VIC
Saturday 4th to Sunday 5th August – Melbourne Guitar Show, Melbourne, VIC

Kallidad
Thursday 9th August – Cruise, Cooktown, QLD
Friday 10th to Sunday 12th August – Black Mountain Unplugged Festival, Helenvale, QLD

Kasey Chambers
Friday 3rd August – Thebarton Theatre, Adelaide, SA
Saturday 4th August – Sir Robert Helpmann Theatre, Mt Gambier, SA
Sunday 5th August – Lighthouse Theatre, Warrnambool, VIC
Thursday 9th August – Tanks, Cairns, QLD

Lady Lyon
Friday 3rd August – The Hampshire, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 8th August – Folkswagon, Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Lazy Colts
Saturday 4th August – Hotel Gearin, Katoomba, NSW
Sunday 5th August – Union Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Lily and King
Friday 10th to Sunday 12th August – Black Mountain Unplugged Festival, Helenvale, QLD

Magpie Diaries
Saturday 4th August – Hardys Bay Club, Hardys Bay, NSW
Sunday 5th August – Staves Brewery, Sydney, NSW
Friday 10th August – Customs House, Newcastle, NSW

Matty T Wall
Friday 10th August – The Ellington Jazz Club, Perth, WA

Mic Conway
Friday 10th to Sunday 12th August – Black Mountain Unplugged Festival, Helenvale, QLD

Mitch Rodgers & James Van Cooper
Saturday 4th August – The Noble Hops, Sydney, NSW

Mojo Juju
Wednesday 8th to Saturday 11th August – Arts Centre, Melbourne, VIC

Monique Clare
Friday 3rd August – House Concert, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 10th August – The Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD

Paddy McHugh & Jim Mongrel
Friday 10th August – Brisbane Hotel, Hobart, TAS

Paul Dempsey w/ Fraser A. Gorman
Friday 3rd August – The Grand Hotel, Mornington, VIC
Saturday 4th August – Theatre Royal, Castlemaine, VIC

Peta Caswell and The Lost Cause, The Polygamy 3, Driza and Looch
Sunday 5th August – Moshpit, Sydney, NSW

Pete Murray
Friday 10th August – Norwood, Norwood, SA

Porch Light Sessions feat. Sarah Humphreys, Brodie Buttons, Callum Wylie
Thursday 9th August – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Raised By Eagles
Saturday 4th August – The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC

Rezza House Concerts feat. Allison Forbes, The Weeping Willows
Saturday 4th August – House Concert, Reservoir, VIC

Ro
Friday 3rd August – The Newsagency, Sydney, NSW

Sarah Humphreys
Saturday 4th August – Hotel Gearin, Katoomba, NSW
Thursday 9th August – Porch Light Sessions, Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Sea Shanty Session
Wednesday 8th August – The Brothers Public House, Melbourne, VIC

Sean McMahon
Saturday 4th August – Tanswells, Beechworth, VIC
Sunday 5th August – Wandilagong Hotel, Wandilagong, VIC
Thursday 9th August – Merri Creek Tavern, Northcote, VIC
Friday 10th August – Taprooms, Castlemaine, VIC

Southern Gentlemen
Thursday 9th August – Sutherland Acoustic, Tradies, Gymea, NSW

Sydney Guitar Festival
Thursday 9th to Sunday 19th August – Sydney, NSW

Teri Young & Teresa Dixon
Wednesday 8th August – The Drunken Poet, Melbourne, VIC

The Black Sorrows
Sunday 5th August – FeNaClNG Festival, Bulgarra Oval, Karratha, WA
Thursday 9th August – Mount Pleasant Tavern, Mackay, QLD
Friday 10th August – Emerald STAR Hotel, Emerald, QLD

The Bootleg Sessions feat. Electric Tommy Johnston, MOG, Mach81, Hannah Blackburn
Monday 6th August – The Phoenix, Canberra, ACT

The Bottlers
Friday 10th August – Bush Music Club, Addison Rd Community Centre, Sydney, NSW

The Little Lord Street Band
Friday 3rd August – Froth Craft Brewery, Exmouth, WA

The Spooky Men’s Chorale
Friday 10th August – Chapel of the Holy Trinity, St Columba Anglican School, Port Macquarie, NSW

The String Contingent
Friday 3rd August – Forbes Town Hall, Forbes, NSW
Saturday 4th August – Mitchell Conservatorium, Bathurst, NSW
Sunday 5th August – Mitchell Conservatorium, Lithgow, NSW

The Turner Brown Band
Friday 3rd August – Tuggeranong Arts Centre, Canberra, ACT
Saturday 4th August – Milton Theatre, Milton, NSW
Sunday 5th August – The Waterfront – Cafe & General Store, Sydney, NSW
Friday 10th August – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

The Weeping Willows
Friday 3rd August – Ballads, Boots and Leather, Some Velvet Morning, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 4th to Sunday 5th August – Melbourne Guitar Show, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 4th August – Rezza House Concerts, Reservoir, VIC

Tony McManus
Friday 10th to Sunday 12th August – Adelaide Guitar Festival, Adelaide, SA

Vardos
Friday 3rd August – Eltham World Music Cafe, Eltham, VIC

Wellington Bluegrass Jammers August Jam
Sunday 5th August – Bond Street Event Centre, Sale, VIC

Whiskey Dram, The Dufranes, Someone Else’s Wedding Band
Saturday 4th August – Bombay Rock, Melbourne, VIC

Women In Folk feat. Sian Evans, Monique Clare
Friday 3rd August – House Concert, Brisbane, QLD

Xavier Rudd
Friday 3rd August – Uni Hall, Wollongong, NSW
Saturday 4th August – Enmore Theatre, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 5th August – Civic Theatre, Newcastle, NSW
Friday 10th August – Night Quarter, Gold Coast, QLD

Z-Star Trinity
Friday 10th August – The Factory Theatre, Sydney, NSW

Friday Folk Flashback

“Dust of Uruzgan” – Fred Smith

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