Thank Folk It’s Friday – 15th February

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

Burralow
BurralowBurralow
Bandcamp

Robert Ellis
Texas Piano ManRobert Ellis
iTunes
Bandcamp

Ryan Bingham
American Love SongRyan Bingham
iTunes

Stolen Diamonds
Stolen DiamondsThe Cat Empire
iTunes

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

Burralow EP Launch w/ Echo Deer, Piccolo Bear, FATT

Burralow

Friday 15th February – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Gigs Next Week

19 Twenty
Friday 15th February – Club Sapphire, Merimbula, NSW
Friday 22nd February – The Fyrefly, St Kilda, VIC

Agnes Blues, Roots & Rock Festival
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Seventeen Seventy, QLD

Alice Skye
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Grampians Music Festival, Halls Gap, VIC

Angie McMahon
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Grampians Music Festival, Halls Gap, VIC

Ash Grunwald
Saturday 16th February – Ravo Blues & Roots Festival, Ravenswood Hotel, Ravenswood, WA

Asha Jefferies
Friday 15th February – The Retreat Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 16th February – The Espy, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 17th February – The Porch Sessions, House Concert, Brighton, SA

Ashlea Reale & The Outlaws
Sunday 17th February – Ravenswood Hotel, Ravenswood, WA

Backsliders
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Agnes Blues Roots & Rock Festival, Seventeen Seventy, QLD

BATTS
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Grampians Music Festival, Halls Gap, VIC

Belle Miners
Friday 15th February – Fremantle Fibonacci Centre, Fremantle, WA
Sunday 17th February – Fremantle Fibonacci Centre, Fremantle, WA
Wednesday 20th February – Troppo Sound, Broome, WA

Ben Leece
Friday 15th February – The Fitzroy Pinnacle, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 16th February – Workers, Geelong, VIC

Bennett, Bowtell & Urquhart
Saturday 16th February – Boyup Brook Country Music Festival, Boyup Brook, WA
Thursday 21st February – Cooee Arthouse, Aldinga, SA
Friday 22nd February – Trinity Sessions, Adelaide, SA

Benny Walker
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Grampians Music Festival, Halls Gap, VIC

Beth Hart
Sunday 17th February – The Gov, Adelaide, SA
Tuesday 19th February – The Tivoli, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 22nd February – The Enmore Theatre, Sydney, NSW

Bluegrass at Yulli’s feat. Steel City Sue & the Smoke Stacks
Wednesday 20th February – Yulli’s, Sydney, NSW

Bonnie Kay & The Bonafides
Thursday 21st February – The Vanguard, Sydney, NSW

Boyup Brook Country Music Festival
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Boyup Brook, WA

Brad Butcher
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Agnes Blues Roots & Rock Festival, Seventeen Seventy, QLD

Brendon Moon
Friday 15th February – Slyfox, Sydney, NSW

Burralow w/ Echo Deer, Piccolo Bear, FATT
Friday 15th February – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Charm of Finches w/ Dana Sipos
Saturday 16th February – St Mary’s Church, Warburton, VIC

Claire Anne Taylor
Friday 15th February – The Candelo Town Hall, Candelo, NSW
Saturday 16th February – Knox Street Bar, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 17th February – Orange Regional Conservatorium, Orange, NSW

Crookwell Irish Heritage Weekend
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Crookwell Showground, Crookwell, NSW

Dan Brodie
Thursday 21st February – Pistol Pete’s, Geelong, VIC
Friday 22nd February – The Railyard, Tecoma, VIC

Dana Sipos
Friday 15th February – Wesley Anne, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 16th February – St Mary’s Church, Warburton, VIC
Wednesday 20th February – Some Velvet Morning, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 22nd February – Warburton Summer Markets, Warburton, VIC

Dave Wright & The Midnight Ramblers w/ Tracy McNeil
Thursday 21st February – The Merri Creek Tavern, Melbourne, VIC

Davidson Brothers
Saturday 16th February – Devil Country Music Muster, Smithton, TAS

Figgy Folk Session
Monday 18th February – Figtree Hotel, Figtree, NSW

FolkSwagon feat. Nic Cassey & Friends, Darby, Mish Mish Math Ensemble
Wednesday 20th February – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Frances Folk Gathering
Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th February – Frances, SA

Georgia State Line
Friday 15th February – Coburg RSL, Coburg, VIC

Grampians Music Festival
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Halls Gap, VIC

Hat Fitz and Cara
Friday 15th February – The Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 16th February – The Metropole, Katoomba, NSW
Thursday 21st February – Old Church on The Hill, Bendigo, VIC
Friday 22nd February – The Memo Music Hall, St Kilda, VIC

High Lonesome
Saturday 16th February – The Bellingen Brewery & Co., Bellingen, NSW
Friday 22nd February – 63 First Ave, Sawtell, NSW

High Tea feat. Ray Mann
Thursday 21st February – House Concert, Sydney, NSW

Honky Tonk Heaven
Sunday 17th February – Grace Emily Hotel, Adelaide, SA

Honky Tonkin’ feat. James Ellis and the Jealous Guys, King Arthur
Thursday 21st February – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

Illawarra Folk Club feat. Roger Ilott & Penny Davies, AZ-I-AM
Sunday 17th February – City Diggers, Wollongong, NSW

Jake and Jaden
Friday 15th February – Ryan’s Hotel, Thirroul, NSW

Jen Cloher
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Riverboats Music Festival, Echuca-Moama, VIC

Jess DeLuca
Saturday 16th February – The Catfish, Melbourne, VIC

John Butler Trio
Saturday 16th February – A Day On The Green, Bimbadgen, Hunter Valley, NSW
Sunday 17th February – Park Beach Reserve, Coffs Harbour, NSW
Wednesday 20th February – Moncrieff Entertainment Centre, Bundaberg, QLD
Thursday 21 February – The Great Western, Rockhampton, QLD
Friday 22 February – Riverstage, Brisbane, QLD

Julia Jacklin
Thursday 21st February – Perth Festival, Perth, WA

Julien Baker w/ Gordi
Sunday 17th February – Moorbel Hall, Canowindra, NSW

Katie Noonan’s Elixir with Michael Leunig
Friday 15th February – The Spiegeltent, Adelaide, SA
Thursday 21st February – Laycock Street Theatre, Gosford, NSW
Friday 22nd February – Milton Theatre, Milton, NSW

Khristian Mizzi
Saturday 16th February – St Mary’s Church, Warburton, VIC

Kristen Lee Morris
Friday 22nd February – Flow Bar, Old Bar, NSW

Leah Flanagan
Thursday 21st February – Grand Days, Sydney, NSW

Lisa Caruso
Saturday 16th February – Golden Age Cinema & Bar, Sydney, NSW

Little May w/ Ro
Friday 15th February – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 16th February – Northcote Social Club, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 22nd February – Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane, QLD

Lloyd Spiegel
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Agnes Blues Roots & Rock Festival, Seventeen Seventy, QLD

Luke Plumb & Kate Burke
Friday 15th February – The Candelo Town Hall, Candelo, NSW
Saturday 16th February – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, ACT

Luke Plumb & The Circuit
Thursday 21st February – Bathurst City Community Club, Bathurst, NSW

Mandy Connell
Friday 15th February – The Merri Creek Tavern, Melbourne, VIC
Wednesday 20th February – Some Velvet Morning, Melbourne, VIC

Matty T Wall
Friday 22nd February – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Mic Conway & Robbie Long
Friday 15th February – Lennox Sessions, Lennox Head, NSW
Saturday 16th February – The Majestic Theatre Pomona, Pomona, QLD
Sunday 17th February – The Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD

Missy Higgins
Saturday 16th February – A Day On The Green, Bimbadgen, Hunter Valley, NSW
Sunday 17th February – Park Beach Reserve, Coffs Harbour, NSW

Mountain Sounds Festival
***CANCELLED***Friday 15th to Saturday 16th February – Mount Penang Parklands, Kariong, NSW***CANCELLED***

Nathan Seeckts
Friday 15th February – The Fitzroy Pinnacle, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 16th February – Workers, Geelong, VIC
Friday 22nd February – The Taproom, Castlemaine, VIC

National Multicultural Festival
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Canberra, ACT

Neil Murray
Friday 15th February – The Grain Store, Nathalia, VIC

Niq Reefman
Saturday 16th February – Bond Street Event Centre, Sale, VIC

Ravo Blues & Roots Festival
Saturday 16th February – Ravenswood Hotel, Ravenswood, WA

Riley Pearce
Friday 15th February – The Newsagency, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 16th February – Twilight at Taronga, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 17th February – The Porch Sessions, House Concert, Brighton, SA
Friday 22nd February – Geddes Lane Ballroom, Melbourne, VIC

Riverboats Music Festival w/ The Waifs, Augie March, Mark Seymour & The Undertow, Don Walker, Jen Cloher
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Echuca-Moama, VIC

Robyn Hitchcock
Friday 22nd February – Factory Theatre, Sydney, NSW

Russell Morris
Friday 15th February – Crown, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 16th February – Ravo Blues & Roots Festival, Ravenswood Hotel, Ravenswood, WA

Sam Buckingham w/ Helen Shanahan
Thursday 21st February – Four5Nine, Perth, WA

Sam Joole
Friday 22nd February – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Sean McMahon
Friday 15th February – The Nimbin Bush Theatre Cafe, Nimbin, NSW

Stella Donnelly
Saturday 16th February – A Day On The Green, Hunter Valley, NSW
Sunday 17th February – Park Beach Reserve, Coffs Harbour, NSW
Wednesday 20th February – Moncrieff Theatre, Bundaberg, QLD
Thursday 21st February – Great Western Hotel, Rockhampton, QLD
Friday 22nd February – Riverstage, Brisbane, QLD

Steve Smyth
Friday 15th February – Lucy’s Love Shack, Perth, WA
Saturday 16th February – Settlers, Tavern Margaret River, WA
Sunday 17th February – The Secret Garden, Nannup, WA
Wednesday 20th February – Lefty’s Old Time Music Hall, Brisbane, QLD

Storytellers feat. Gareth Leach, Benny Allen, Lloyd Clarke, Nia Robertson
Sunday 17th February – Bendigo Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

SummerSalt feat. John Butler Trio, Missy Higgins, The Teskey Brothers, Stella Donnelly
Sunday 17th February – Park Beach Reserve, Coffs Harbour, NSW

The Audreys
Friday 15th February – Pop-Up Park, Werribee, VIC
Saturday 16th February – Memo Music Hall, St Kilda, VIC
Sunday 17th February – The Lost Ones, Ballarat, VIC
Friday 22nd February – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW

The Black Sorrows
Friday 15th February – Bay Central Tav, Pialba, QLD
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Agnes Blues Roots & Rock Festival, Seventeen Seventy, QLD
Thursday 21st February – The Garden of Unearthly Delights, Adelaide, SA
Friday 22nd February – Hahndorf Old Mill, Hahndorf, SA

The Cat Empire w/ The Meltdown
Friday 15th February – Melbourne Zoo Twilights, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 16th February – Melbourne Zoo Twilights, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 17th February – Melbourne Zoo Twilights, Melbourne, VIC

The Courtyard Sessions feat. Kim Sheehy
Friday 22nd February – Seymour Centre, Sydney, NSW

The Courtyard Sessions feat. St Joan
Friday 15th February – Seymour Centre, Sydney, NSW

The Pigs
Friday 15th February – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 16th February – Street Theatre, Canberra, ACT
Friday 22nd March – Penrose Hall, Penrose, NSW

The Porch Sessions feat. Riley Pearce, Asha Jeffries, Oliver Miller
Sunday 17th February – House Concert, Brighton, SA

The Teskey Brothers
Sunday 17th February – Park Beach Reserve, Coffs Harbour, NSW
Friday 22 February – Riverstage, Brisbane, QLD

The Waifs
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Riverboats Music Festival, Echuca-Moama, VIC
Saturday 16th February – Twilight at Taronga, Sydney, NSW

Wagons
Friday 15th February – Corner Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Winter Wilson
Friday 15th February – Bringalily Hall, Bringalily, QLD
Saturday 16th February – House Concert, Brisbane, QLD
Sunday 17th February – The Regent Cinema, Murwillumbah, NSW

Xavier Rudd
Friday 15th February – Twilight at Taronga, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 17th February – Twilight at Taronga, Sydney, NSW

Z-Star Delta
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – National Multicultural Festival, Canberra, ACT
Thursday 21st February – The Lost Ones, Ballarat, VIC

Friday Folk Flashback

“Wish You Were Here” – Pink Floyd feat. Stéphane Grappelli

Thank Folk It’s Friday – 8th February

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

Cass McCombs
Tip of the SphereCass McCombs
iTunes

The Unkindness
The UnkindnessMackenzie Shivers
iTunes

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

Cat & Clint w/ Craig Woodward

Cat and Clint

Fan favourite old time and bluegrass duo Cat & Clint launch their new record The Days That Used To Be in Melbourne.

Saturday 9th February – Merri Creek Tavern, Melbourne, VIC

Gigs Next Week

19 Twenty
Friday 15th February – Club Sapphire, Merimbula, NSW

A Family Affair: The Cartridge Family & TheStetson Family
Saturday 9th February – Caravan Music Club, Melbourne, VIC

Agnes Blues, Roots & Rock Festival
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Seventeen Seventy, QLD

Albany w/ Stockley, Dom Youdan
Saturday 9th February – The Factory Theatre, Sydney, NSW

Alestorm
Friday 8th February – The Metro, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 9th February – The Croxton, Melbourne, VIC
Monday 11th February – The Triffid, Brisbane, QLD

Alice Skye
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Grampians Music Festival, Halls Gap, VIC

Angie McMahon
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Grampians Music Festival, Halls Gap, VIC

Angus & Julia Stone
Friday 15th to Saturday 16th February – Mountain Sounds Festival, Kariong, NSW

Archie Roach
Friday 8th February – Perth Festival, Perth, WA

Asha Jefferies
Friday 8th February – Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane, QLD
Saturday 9th February – Byron Bay Brewery, Byron Bay, NSW
Wednesday 13th February – Golden Age Cinema & Bar, Sydney, NSW
Friday 15th February – The Retreat Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Ashlea Reale & The Outlaws
Sunday 10th February – Bar Orient, Fremantle, WA

Backsliders
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Agnes Blues Roots & Rock Festival, Seventeen Seventy, QLD

BATTS
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Grampians Music Festival, Halls Gap, VIC

Belle Miners
Saturday 9th February – Red Velvet Lounge, Cygnet, TAS
Sunday 10th February – Devil’s Corner Cellar Door, Apslawn, TAS
Wednesday 13th February – Caves House Hotel, Yallingup, WA
Friday 15th February – Fremantle Fibonacci Centre, Fremantle, WA

Ben Leece
Friday 15th February – The Fitzroy Pinnacle, Melbourne, VIC

Benny Walker
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Grampians Music Festival, Halls Gap, VIC

Beth Hart
Thursday 14th February – Astor Theatre, Perth, WA

Blue Mountains Ukulele Festival
Friday 8th to Sunday 10th February – Carrington Hotel, Katoomba, NSW

Bluegrass Oldtime Jam
Sunday 10th February – The Old City Bank, Katoomba, NSW

Brad Butcher
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Agnes Blues Roots & Rock Festival, Seventeen Seventy, QLD

Brendon Moon
Friday 15th February – Slyfox, Sydney, NSW

Burralow w/ Echo Deer, Piccolo Bear, FATT
Friday 15th February – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Callum Wylie w/ Jack Rayne
Sunday 10th February – Django at Camelot, Sydney, NSW

Cat & Clint
Saturday 9th February – Merri Creek Tavern, Melbourne, VIC

Cat Power w/ Jen Cloher
Saturday 9th February – Zoo Twilights, Melbourne Zoo, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 10th February – Zoo Twilights, Melbourne Zoo, Melbourne, VIC
Monday 11th February – Enmore Theatre, Sydney, NSW
Tuesday 12th February – The Tivoli, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 14th February – Perth International Arts Festival, Perth, WA

Celtic Tones
Friday 8th February – Two Ones, Sydney, NSW

Charm of Finches and Anna Cordell
Saturday 9th February – Major Tom’s, Kyneton, VIC

Cilla Jane
Sunday 10th February – The Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Claire Anne Taylor
Friday 8th February – House Concert, Bellingen, NSW
Saturday 9th February – Frederickton School of Arts Hall, Frederickton, NSW
Sunday 10th February – The Junkyard, Maitland, NSW
Wednesday 13th February – Folkswagon, Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 14th February – Polish White Eagle Club, Canberra, ACT
Friday 15th February – The Candelo Town Hall, Candelo, NSW

Damien Rice
Saturday 9th February – Ulumbarra Theatre, Bendigo, VIC
Sunday 10 February – Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 10 February – Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne, VIC

Dan Brodie
Friday 8th February – Servo Truck Stop, Wollongong, NSW
Saturday 9th February – The Back Deck Sessions, Maitland, NSW
Sunday 10th February – The Stag & Hunter Hotel, Mayfield, NSW

Darby
Thursday 14th February – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Dave Wright & The Midnight Ramblers w/ Gretta Ziller
Thursday 14th February – The Merri Creek Tavern, Melbourne, VIC

Emily Wurramara
Friday 8th February – Perth Festival, Perth, WA

Ess-Em
Friday 8th February – Bigger Than Jesus Mini-Fest, The Chippo Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Flat Rock Boys
Friday 8th February – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Folkswagon feat. Claire Anne Taylor, Benjamin Riley, Lola Sola
Wednesday 13th February – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Fred Smith
Saturday 9th February – Minya By Moonlight, Connewarre, VIC

Georgia State Line
Friday 15th February – Coburg RSL, Coburg, VIC

Grampians Music Festival
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Halls Gap, VIC

Hannah Aldridge w/ Dan Brodie
Friday 8th February – Servo Truck Stop, Wollongong, NSW

Harvey Russell & the Widowmakers, Sam Shinazzi, Natalie Henry
Sunday 10th February – Golden Barley Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Hat Fitz and Cara
Friday 8th February – The J Theatre, Noosa, QLD
Saturday 9th February – The Old Museum, Brisbane, QLD
Sunday 10th February – Mo’s Desert Clubhouse, Gold Coast, QLD
Wednesday 13th February – Harmonie German Club, Canberra, ACT
Thursday 14th February – The Stag and Hunter Hotel, Newcastle, NSW
Friday 15th February – The Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

Honey
Sunday 10th February – Tilba Valley Winery & Ale House, Corunna, NSW

Honky Tonkin’ feat. James Ellis and the Jealous Guys, King Arthur
Thursday 14th February – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

In The Round at Leadbelly feat. Elska, Ayla, Steve Smyth, TAMMA
Tuesday 12th February – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

Innocent Eve
Sunday 10th February – Circle on Cavill, Surfers Paradise, QLD

Irish Mythen
Saturday 9th February – Metropole, Katoomba, NSW
Sunday 10th February – Humpf Hall, Sydney, NSW

Jake and Jaden
Friday 8th February – Howlin’ Wolf Bar, Wollongong, NSW
Sunday 10th February – Cupitt’s Winery and Restaurant, Ulladulla, NSW
Friday 15th February – Ryan’s Hotel, Thirroul, NSW

James Bennett
Friday 8th February – Avoca Beach Hotel, Avoca Beach, NSW

James Ellis and the Jealous Guys
Sunday 10th February – Pistol Pete’s Food n Blues, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 14th February – Honky Tonkin’, The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

Jen Cloher
Saturday 9th February – Zoo Twilights, Melbourne Zoo, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 10th February – Zoo Twilights, Melbourne Zoo, Melbourne, VIC
Monday 11th February – Enmore Theatre, Sydney, NSW
Tuesday 12th February – The Tivoli, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 14th February – Perth International Arts Festival, Perth, WA
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Riverboats Music Festival, Echuca-Moama, VIC

Jess Ribeiro
Friday 8th February – Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD

John Butler Trio & Missy Higgins
Saturday 9th February – A Day On The Green, All Saints Estate, Rutherglen, VIC
Sunday 10th February – Stage 88, Canberra, ACT
Thursday 14th February – Sydney Opera House Forecourt, Sydney, NSW

Katie Noonan’s Elixir with Michael Leunig
Friday 15th February – The Spiegeltent, Adelaide, SA

Laneway Festival
Friday 8th February – Hart’s Mill, Port Adelaide, Adelaide, SA
Saturday 9th February – Footscray Park, Footscray, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 10th February – Esplanade Reserve and West End, Fremantle, WA

Little May w/ Ro
Friday 15th February – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW

Lloyd Spiegel
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Agnes Blues Roots & Rock Festival, Seventeen Seventy, QLD

Luke Plumb & Kate Burke
Friday 15th February – The Candelo Town Hall, Candelo, NSW

Magpie Diaries
Friday 8th February – The Eastern, Ballarat, VIC
Saturday 9th February – Barwon Club, Geelong, VIC
Sunday 10th February – Northcote Social Club, Northcote, VIC

Nancie Schipper
Sunday 10th February – St Kilda Festival, Melbourne, VIC

Nathan Seeckts w/ Ben Leece
Friday 15th February – The Fitzroy Pinnacle, Melbourne, VIC

Niq Reefman
Sunday 10th February – St Kilda Festival, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 10th February – Open Studio, Melbourne, VIC

Mandy Connell
Friday 15th February – The Merri Creek Tavern, Melbourne, VIC

Mic Conway & Robbie Long
Friday 15th February – Lennox Sessions, Lennox Head, NSW

Mojo Juju
Sunday 10th February – St Kilda Festival, Melbourne, VIC

Mountain Sounds Festival
Friday 15th to Saturday 16th February – Mount Penang Parklands, Kariong, NSW

Mr Alford
Friday 8th February – Tumut River Brewing Co, Tumut, NSW
Saturday 9th February – Star Hotel, Yackandandah, VIC
Saturday 10th February – Westernport-Hotel, San Remo, VIC

Neil Murray
Friday 15th February – The Grain Store, Nathalia, VIC

Papa Pilko And The Binrats
Friday 8th February – The Lansdowne, Sydney, NSW

Peppertown Jam feat. Matt Scullion
Wednesday 13th February – The Stag & Hunter Hotel, Newcastle, NSW

Porch Light Sessions feat. TJ Eckleberg, Maizy Coombes, Sean McMahon
Thursday 14th February – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Riley Pearce
Thursday 14th February – Twilight at Taronga, Taronga Zoo, Sydney, NSW
Friday 15th February – The Newsagency, Sydney, NSW

Riverboats Music Festival w/ The Waifs, Augie March, Mark Seymour & The Undertow, Don Walker, Jen Cloher
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Echuca-Moama, VIC

Russell Morris & Brian Cadd
Friday 8th February – Norths, Cammeray, NSW
Saturday 9th February – THE CUBE, Campbelltown Convention & Entertainment Centre, Campbelltown, NSW
Sunday 10th February – Lizotte’s, Newcastle, NSW
Wednesday 13th February – West Gippsland Arts Centre, Warragul, VIC
Friday 15th February – Crown, Melbourne, VIC

Sam Buckingham w/ Sara Tindley
Friday 8th February – Bangalow Uniting Church, Bangalow, NSW

Sean McMahon
Sunday 10th February – The Taproom, Shedshaker Brewing, Castlemaine, VIC
Thursday 14th February – Porch Light Sessions, Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW
Friday 15th February – The Nimbin Bush Theatre Cafe, Nimbin, NSW

Shaky Stills
Saturday 9th February – The Lomond Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

St Kilda Festival
Sunday 10th February – St Kilda, Melbourne, VIC

Stella Donnelly
Saturday 9th February – A Day On The Green, Rutherglen, VIC
Sunday 10th February – Stage 88, Canberra, ACT
Thursday 14th February – Sydney Opera House Forecourt, Sydney, NSW
Friday 15th and Saturday 16th February – Mountain Sounds Festival, Central Coast, NSW

Steve Smyth
Friday 8th February – The Eastern, Ballarat, VIC
Saturday 9th February – The Barwon Club Hotel, Geelong, VIC
Sunday 10th February – Northcote Social Club, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 14th February – Mojos Bar, Fremantle, WA
Friday 15th February – Lucy’s Love Shack, Perth, WA

Storytellers feat. The Weeping Willows, Great Aunt, Nia Robertson
Sunday 10th February – Bendigo Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Strings On King Bluegrass Night feat. My-T-Fine Stringband
Tuesday 12th February – Moshpit, Sydney, NSW

The April Family, Smith & Jones & Taya Chani
Sunday 10th February – The Union, Sydney, NSW

The Audreys
Friday 15th February – Pop-Up Park, Werribee, VIC

The Beautiful Girls
Friday 8th February – The Triffid, Brisbane, QLD
Saturday 9th February – Redland Bay Hotel, Redland Bay, QLD

The Black Sorrows
Friday 15th February – Bay Central Tav, Pialba, QLD
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Agnes Blues Roots & Rock Festival, Seventeen Seventy, QLD

The Bushwackers
Saturday 9th February – Commercial Club, Albury, NSW

The Cat Empire
Sunday 10th February – St Kilda Festival, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 15th February – Melbourne Zoo Twilights, Melbourne, VIC

The Courtyard Sessions feat. Caitlin Harnett
Friday 8th February – Seymour Centre, Sydney, NSW

The Flat Rock Boys
Friday 8th February – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

The Fossickers and Black Joak Morris
Sunday 10th February – Southern Sydney Folk Club, Shopfront Arts Co-Op, Sydney, NSW

The Little Lord Street Band
Friday 8th February – The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 9th February – House Concert, Warrandyte, VIC
Sunday 10th February – St Kilda Festival, Melbourne, VIC

The Maes
Sunday 10th February – St Kilda Festival, Melbourne, VIC

The Northern Folk
Sunday 10th February – St Kilda Festival, Melbourne, VIC

The Pigs
Friday 8th February – Oaks Hotel, Albion Park, NSW
Saturday 9th February – Quarterdeck, Narooma, NSW
Friday 15th February – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW

The Ray Mann Three
Friday 8th February – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

The Spooky Men’s Chorale
Sunday 10th February – The Independent Theatre, Sydney, NSW

The Waifs
Sunday 10th February – Stage 88, Canberra, ACT
Wednesday 13th February – BMEC, Bathurst, NSW
Thursday 14th February – Twilight at Taronga, Taronga Zoo, Sydney, NSW
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th February – Riverboats Music Festival, Echuca-Moama, VIC

Thomas Keating w/ Lady Lyon
Friday 8th February – The Newsagency, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 9th February – Red Betty, Melbourne, VIC

Twilight in Tulsa
Friday 8th February – Royal Oak Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 14th February – Charles Weston Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Ukulele Death Squad
Sunday 10th February – St Kilda Festival, Melbourne, VIC

Vardos
Sunday 10th February – St Kilda Festival, Melbourne, VIC

Wagons
Friday 8th February – The Lansdowne, Sydney, NSW
Friday 15th February – Corner Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Whoa Mule w/ Steel City Sue
Friday 8th February – Bathurst City Community Club, Bathurst, NSW
Saturday 9th February – Hoskins Hall, Lithgow, NSW

William Crighton
Friday 8th February – Taronga Zoo, Sydney, NSW

Winter Wilson
Tuesday 12th February – Brisbane Unplugged, New Farm Bowls Club, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 14th February – Tintenbar Up Front, Tintenbar, NSW
Friday 15th February – Bringalily Hall, Bringalily, QLD

Xavier Rudd
Friday 15th February – Twilight at Taronga, Sydney, NSW

Zahatorte
Friday 8th February – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 10th February – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, ACT
Tuesday 12th February – Northcote Social Club, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 14th February – MONA, Hobart, TAS
Thursday 14th February – The Barn, Rosny Farm, Hobart

Friday Folk Flashback

“What Will We Do When We Have No Money?” – Lankum

Thank Folk It’s Friday – 1st February

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

Brendon Moon
Brendon MoonBrendon Moon
iTunes

Mayonnaise
MayonnaiseDeer Tick
iTunes

Linda Ronstadt
Linda Ronstadt: Live in HollywoodLinda Ronstadt
iTunes

Mandolin Orange
Tides Of A TeardropMandolin Orange
iTunes

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

Zahatorte

Zahatorte

Wednesday 6th February – Leftys Old Time Music Hall, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 8th February – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Gigs Next Week

Alestorm
Wednesday 6th February – Capitol Theatre, Perth, WA
Thursday 7th February – The Gov, Adelaide, SA
Friday 8th February – The Metro, Sydney, NSW

Archie Roach
Friday 8th February – Perth Festival, Perth, WA

Ashlea Reale
Sunday 3rd February – Minibar, Rockingham, WA

Belle Miners
Friday 1st February – House Concert, Somers, VIC
Sunday 3rd February – The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 7th February – Marakoopa Cafe, Mayberry, TAS

Blue Mountains Ukulele Festival
Friday 8th to Sunday 10th February – Carrington Hotel, Katoomba, NSW

Bonnie Kay and the Bonafides
Saturday 2nd February – The Dam Hotel, Hamlyn Terrace, NSW

Copperline
Saturday 2nd February – The Servo food Truck Bar, Port Kembla, NSW

Claire Anne Taylor
Friday 1st February – Mudgeeraba Summertime Sessions, Mudgeeraba, QLD
Saturday 2nd February – Club Mullum, Mullumbimby, NSW
Sunday 3rd February – Seaside Sounds, Gold Coast, QLD
Wednesday 6th February – Lennox Sessions, Lennox Head, NSW
Thursday 7th February – House Concert, Duranbah, NSW
Friday 8th February – House Concert, Bellingen, NSW

Damien Rice
Friday 1st February – City Recital Hall, Sydney, NSW
Monday 4th February – The Tivoli, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 7th February – Odeon Theatre, Hobart, TAS

Dan Brodie
Thursday 7th February – The Midnight Special, Sydney, NSW
Friday 8th February – Servo Truck Stop, Wollongong, NSW

Dave Wright & The Midnight Ramblers w/ Georgia State Line
Thursday 7th February – The Merri Creek Tavern, Melbourne, VIC

Eamon Dilworth’s Crawfish Po’Boys
Friday 1st February – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

Emily Wurramara
Friday 8th February – Perth Festival, Perth, WA

Ess-Em
Friday 8th February – Bigger Than Jesus Mini-Fest, The Chippo Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Festival of Small Halls Australia feat. Fru Skagerrak, Liam Gerner
Friday 1st February – Toormina Community Centre, Toormina, NSW
Saturday 2nd February – Eureka Hall, Eureka, NSW
Sunday 3rd February – Bowenville Memorial Hall, Bowenville, QLD

Flat Rock Boys
Friday 8th February – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

FolkSwagon feat. Colin Jones & The Delta Revue, Naked Strangers, Hey Maj
Wednesday 6th February – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Friends and Relatives Music Festival
Saturday 2nd February – Great Lakes Paddocks, Wootton, NSW

Georgia State Line
Sunday 3rd February – Miss Moses, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 7th February – The Merri Creek Tavern, Melbourne, VIC

Great Aunt
Friday 1st February – The Black Market, Albuon, QLD
Saturday 2nd February – Sheoak Shack Gallery Cafe, Fingal Head, NSW
Sunday 3rd February – Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC

Hannah Aldridge
Friday 1st February – Pistol Pete’s, Geelong, VIC
Saturday 2nd February – TBA, Somers, VIC
Wednesday 6th February – The Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 7th February – The Midnight Special, Sydney, NSW
Friday 8th February – Servo Truck Stop, Wollongong, NSW

Hat Fitz and Cara
Friday 1st February – The Milton Theatre, Milton, NSW
Saturday 2nd February – The Harmonie German Club, Canberra, ACT
Friday 8th February – The J Theatre, Noosa, QLD

High Tea feat. Tim McMillan, Rachel Snow
Thursday 7th February – House Concert, Sydney, NSW

Honky Tonkin’ feat. James Ellis and the Jealous Guys, King Arthur
Thursday 7th February – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

Huon Blues & Roots Festival
Sunday 3rd February – Home Hill Winery, Ranelagh, TAS

Hussy Hicks
Saturday 2nd February – Lismore City Hall, Lismore, NSW

Irish Mythen
Friday 1st February – The Caravan Club, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 2nd February – The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 3rd February – House Concert, Healesville, VIC
Thursday 7th February – Lizotte’s, Newcastle, NSW

Jake & Jaden
Sunday 3rd February – Rubys Cafe, Bulli, NSW
Friday 8th February – Howlin’ Wolf Bar, Wollongong, NSW

James Bennett
Saturday 2nd February – Friends and Relatives Music Festival, Wootton, NSW
Friday 8th February – Avoca Beach Hotel, Avoca Beach, NSW

Jeff Lang
Saturday 2nd February – Forth Pub, Forth, TAS
Sunday 3rd February – Huon Blues & Roots Festival, Ranelagh, TAS

Jess Ribeiro
Saturday 2nd February – Geddes Lane Ballroom, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 7th February – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW
Friday 8th February – Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD

John Butler Trio & Missy Higgins
Friday 1st February – Kings Park & Botanic Garden, Perth, WA
Thursday 7th February – Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne, VIC

Kiera Nicole
Thursday 7th February – Jade Monkey, Adelaide, SA

Kim Churchill
Saturday 2nd February – Friends and Relatives Music Festival, Wootton, NSW

Kristen Lee Morris
Friday 1st February – The Stag & Hunter Hotel, Newcastle, NSW
Saturday 2nd February – 5 Church Street, Bellingen, NSW

Lachlan Bryan
Wednesday 6th February – The Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD

Laneway Festival
Saturday 2nd February – Brisbane Showgrounds, Brisbane, QLD
Sunday 3rd February – Callan Park, Rozelle, Sydney, NSW
Friday 8th February – Hart’s Mill, Port Adelaide, Adelaide, SA

Lolo Lovina
Friday 1st February – The Brass Monkey, Cronulla, NSW

Lord Howe island Summer Festival
Sunday 27th January to Saturday 2nd February – Lord Howe Island, NSW

Loren Kate
Sunday 3rd February – Grace Emily, Adelaide, SA

Low Down Riders
Thursday 7th February – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

Lucero
Friday 1st February – The Triffid, Brisbane, QLD
Sunday 3rd February – The Corner Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Magpie Diaries
Wednesday 6th February – Transit Bar, Canberra, ACT
Thursday 7th February – The Old Bar, Fitzroy, VIC
Friday 8th February – The Eastern, Ballarat, VIC

Miriam Lieberman
Sunday 3rd February – North Sydney Community Centre, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 7th February – City Recital Hall, Sydney, NSW

Mojo Juju
Friday 1st February – Memo Music Hall, St Kilda, VIC

Mr Alford
Friday 1st February – Flow Bar, Old Bar, NSW
Saturday 2nd February – Tapp Bar, Port Macquarie, NSW
Sunday 3rd February – Golden Barley Hotel, Sydney, NSW
Friday 8th February – Tumut River Brewing Co, Tumut, NSW

Newstead Roots Festival
Saturday 2nd February – The Triffid, Brisbane, QLD

Out of Abingdon
Friday 1st February – Ollie Masons Cafe, Eden, NSW

Papa Pilko And The Binrats
Friday 8th February – The Lansdowne, Sydney, NSW

Patrick Wilson
Sunday 3rd February – Miss Moses, Melbourne, VIC

Pete Murray
Friday 1st February – Miranda Hotel, Miranda, NSW
Saturday 2nd February – Waves, Wollongong, NSW

Piccolo Bear
Saturday 2nd February – Hotel Blue, Katoomba, NSW

Picking in the Park
Sunday 3rd February – Banjo Patterson Park, Sydney, NSW

Pierce Brothers
Sunday 3rd February – Huon Blues & Roots Festival, Ranelagh, TAS

Raised by Eagles
Sunday 3rd February – The Merri Creek Tavern, Melbourne, VIC

Ramblin’ Nights feat. Dan Brodie, Hannah Aldridge
Thursday 7th February – The Midnight Special, Sydney, NSW

RAPT
Friday 1st February – Chris O’Brien Lifehouse, Sydney, NSW

Sam Buckingham
Friday 1st February – The Newsagency, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 2nd February – Wesley Anne, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 3rd February – Grace Emily, Adelaide, SA
Thursday 7th February – Junk Barm, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 8th February – Bangalow Uniting Church, Bangalow, NSW

Sass the Patriarchy feat. ​This Way North, ​Simona Castricum, Thando, Race Rage
Wednesday 6th February – Northcote Social Club, Melbourne, VIC

Sara Tindley
Friday 8th February – Bangalow Uniting Church, Bangalow, NSW

Sarah Humphreys
Friday 1st February – The Newsagency, Sydney, NSW

Shantily Clad and the Enterprize Shanty Band
Saturday 2nd February – Open Studio, Melbourne, VIC

ShantyDay In The Rocks
Saturday 2nd February – The Doss House, Sydney, NSW

Skyscraper Stan w/ MonCoeur
Sunday 3rd February – The B.EAST, Melbourne, VIC

Stella Donnelly
Friday 1st February – Kings Park & Botanic Garden, Perth, WA
Saturday 2nd February – Kings Park & Botanic Garden, Perth, WA
Thursday 7th February – Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne, VIC

Steve Smyth
Friday 1st February – Dashville, Belford, NSW
Saturday 2nd February – Pacific Palms Recreation Club, Elizabeth Beach, NSW
Sunday 3rd February – The Stag & Hunter Hotel, Mayfield, NSW
Wednesday 6th February – Transit Bar, Canberra, ACT
Thursday 7th February – Gasometer Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 8th February – The Eastern, Ballarat, VIC

The Beautiful Girls
Friday 8th February – The Triffid, Brisbane, QLD

The Backsliders
Saturday 2nd February – Caravan Music Club, Bentleigh East, VIC
Sunday 3rd February – Way Out West Roots Music Club, Newport, VIC

The Courtyard Sessions feat. Caitlin Harnett
Friday 8th February – Seymour Centre, Sydney, NSW

The Djangologists
Thursday 7th February – The Temperance Society, Sydney, NSW

The Excellent Smithers
Sunday 3rd February – Union Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

The Flat Rock Boys
Friday 8th February – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

The Long Johns
Saturday 2nd February – Newstead Roots Festival, Brisbane, QLD

The Pigs
Friday 8th February – Oaks Hotel, Albion Park, NSW

The Ray Mann Three
Friday 8th February – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

The Shack Presents The Trippy Hippy Band, The Spasm Band, Bad Kitty and the Alley Cats, Ben Osmo
Saturday 2nd February – The Tramshed, Sydney, NSW

The Songs of Neil Young
Saturday 2nd February – Laycock Street Theatre, Gosford, NSW

The Swamp Stompers
Saturday 2nd February – Friends and Relatives Music Festival, Wootton, NSW

Twilight in Tulsa
Sunday 3rd February – Grand View Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 8th February – Royal Oak Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Wagons
Friday 8th February – The Lansdowne, Sydney, NSW

Wellington Bluegrass Jammers
Sunday 3rd February – Bond Street Event Centre, Sale, VIC

Whoa Mule w/ Steel City Sue
Friday 8th February – Bathurst City Community Club, Bathurst, NSW

William Crighton
Friday 8th February – Taronga Zoo, Sydney, NSW

Winter Wilson
Friday 1st February – Tradewinds Folk Events, Newcastle, NSW
Saturday 2nd February – Troubadour Central Coast, Woy Woy, NSW
Sunday 3rd February – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Zahatorte
Wednesday 6th February – Leftys Old Time Music Hall, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 8th February – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Z-Star Trinity
Saturday 2nd February – Lismore City Hall, Lismore, NSW
Sunday 3rd February – Advancetown Hotel, Advancetown, QLD

Friday Folk Flashback

“The Music Tree” – Heidi Talbot & Sharon Shannon’s Big Band

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