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

Thank Folk It’s Friday – 27th July

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

John Shumann
Ghosts & MemoriesJohn Schumann & The Vagabond Crew
ABC Music

Under My Skin
Under My SkinKirsty Lee Akers
iTunes

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

FolkSwagon 150 feat. Elizabeth Fader, Broken Mountain, H.

Liz Fader

Wednesday 1st August – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Gigs Next Week

19-Twenty
Thursday 26th to Sunday 29th July – Echuca Moama Winter Blues Festival, Echuca, VIC

Aleyce Simmonds & Brad Butcher
Thursday 2nd August – Django, Sydney, NSW
Friday 3rd August – Rooty Hill RSL, Rooty Hill, NSW

Alice Terry
Sunday 29th July – Terminus Pyrmont, Sydney, NSW

Americanathon feat. Kelly Menhennett, Courtney Robb, Panacea, Kelly Brouhaha, Lachlan Bryan and The Wildes
Saturday 28th July – Grace Emily Hotel, Adelaide, SA

Andrew Swift
Saturday 28th July – House Concert, Reservoir, VIC
Thursday 2nd August – Memo Music Hall, St Kilda, VIC
Friday 3rd August – York On Lilydale, Mt Evelyn, VIC

Arygle Sun-Sets @ Freds feat. Salty Bones, Ackers, Kingsley James, Theodore Kidd
Sunday 29th July – Upstairs at Fred’s, Camden, NSW

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

Ben Howard
Friday 27th July – Sydney Opera House, Sydney, NSW

Bennett, Bowtell & Urquhart
Friday 27th and Saturday 28th July – Groundwater Country Music Festival, Gold Coast, QLD

Bill Chambers
Friday 27th to Sunday 29th July – Groundwater Festival, Gold Coast, QLD

Bonnie Kay and the Bonafides
Friday 27th to Sunday 29th July – Echuca Moama Winter Blues Festival, Echuca, VIC

Bonniesongs
Thursday 2nd August – 107, Sydney, NSW

Brad Butcher
Thursday 2nd August – Django Bar, Sydney, NSW
Friday 3rd August – Rooty Hill RSL, Sydney, NSW

Catherine Britt
Friday 27th and Saturday 28th July – Groundwater Country Music Festival, Gold Coast, QLD

Clea w/ Ash Hendricks, Lola Scott
Friday 3rd August – Waywards, Sydney, NSW

FolkSwagon feat. Elizabeth Fader, Broken Mountain, H.
Wednesday 1st August – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

For Folk Sake feat. Declan Kelly, Brendan Wixted, Christine Jane
Saturday 28th July – 107, Sydney, NSW

Fox n Firkin w/ The Bottlers, Medusa’s Wake, The Pits
Saturday 28th July – Frankie’s Pizza By The Slice, Sydney, NSW

George Washingmachine’s Blues Rinse w/ Ray Beadle
Thursday 2nd August – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

Get Folked Punk – Tony Sly Tribute Night feat. Ess-em, Billy Demos, Mac & Cheese, Dal Failure, Uke-Paley, Nic Roser, Josh Arentz
Friday 27th July – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Gloucester Chill Out Festival
Saturday 28th July – Gloucester, NSW

Gretta Ziller
Friday 27th July – The Skylark Room, Upwey, VIC
Sunday 29th July – Pistol Pete’s Food n Blues, Geelong, VIC
Thursday 2nd August – Oodies Cafe, Bundaberg, QLD
Friday 3rd August – Music At Magool’s, Captain Creek, QLD

Groundwater Country Music Festival
Friday 27th to Sunday 29th July – Gold Coast, QLD

Handsome Young Strangers
Friday 27th July – Botany View Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Hidden Dome: Beginnings feat. Jasmin Leung, Monique Clare, Sprout
Monday 30th July – Simply for Strings, Brisbane, QLD

Honky Tonkin’ feat. James Ellis and the Jealous Guys, King Arthur
Thursday 2nd August – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

James Ellis and the Jealous Guys
Saturday 28th July – The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 2nd August – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

John Schumann
Friday 27th July – Hamilton Hotel, Brisbane, QLD

Joshua Hedley w/ Lillie Mae
Friday 27th to Sunday 29th July – Groundwater Festival, Gold Coast, QLD

Julia Johnson w/ Lack the Low, Fake Sibling
Friday 27th July – The Wesley Anne, Melbourne, VIC

Kasey Chambers
Thursday 2nd August – Northern Festival Theatre, Port Pirie, SA
Friday 3rd August – Thebarton Theatre, Adelaide, SA

Kit & The Cub
Saturday 28th July – Hotel Blue, Katoomba, NSW

Lachlan Bryan and The Wildes
Saturday 28th July – The Grace Emily, Adelaide, SA

Lady Lyon
Sunday 29th July – Union Hotel, Sydney, NSW
Friday 3rd August – The Hampshire, Sydney, NSW

Lily and King
Friday 27th & Saturday 28th July – Devonport Jazz Festival, Devonport, TAS

Luke Plumb and The Circuit
Friday 27th July – Margate Tavern, Margate, TAS
Saturday 28th July – Mountain Mumma, Sheffield, TAS
Sunday 29th July – Republic Bar & Cafe, Hobart, TAS

Matty T Wall
Thursday 26th to Sunday 29th July – Echuca Moama Winter Blues Festival, Echuca, VIC

Megan Cooper
Friday 27th July – The Skylark Room, Upwey, VIC
Saturday 28th July – Rezza House Concert, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 29th July – Pistol Pete’s Food n Blues, Geelong, VIC
Thursday 2nd August – Oodies Cafe, Bundaberg, QLD
Friday 3rd August – Music At Magool’s, Captain Creek, QLD

Melody Moko
Friday 27th to Sunday 29th July – Groundwater Festival, Gold Coast, QLD

Merpire
Thursday 2nd August – The Gasometer Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Mic Conway with Matthew Fagan
Saturday 28th July – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Monique Clare
Monday 30th July – Simply for Strings, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 3rd August – House Concert, Brisbane, QLD

Montgomery Church w/ Rory Phillips
Saturday 28th July – Tumut River Brewing Co, Tumut, NSW

My Friend the Chocolate Cake
Saturday 28th July – Peacock Theatre, Salamanca Arts Centre, Hobart, TAS

Out of Nowhere
Saturday 28th July – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

Papa Pilko And The Binrats
Saturday 28th July – The Wickham Park Hotel, Newcastle, NSW
Sunday 29th July – Sydney Rock n Roll Markets, Manning Bar, Sydney, NSW

Paul Dempsey w/ Fraser A. Gorman
Thursday 2nd August – Sooki Lounge, Belgrave, VIC
Friday 3rd August – The Grand Hotel, Mornington, VIC

Pete Murray
Friday 27th July – York on Lilydale, Mt Evelyn, VIC
Saturday 28th July – The Commercial, South Morang, VIC

PETTY – A Tribute to Tom Petty feat. Michael Carpenter, Smith & Jones
Friday 27th July – Beaches Hotel, Thiroul, NSW

Quinton Trembath
Saturday 28th July – Reverence Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Ramblin’ Nights feat. Demi Mitchell, Nicholas Connors, Jack Millar
Thursday 2nd August – Slyfox, Sydney, NSW

Rezza House Concert feat. Andrew Swift and Megan Cooper
Saturday 28th July – House Concert, Melbourne, VIC

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

Ruby Gilbert
Friday 27th to Sunday 29th July – Groundwater Festival, Gold Coast, QLD

Sara Storer & The Sunny Cowgirls
Friday 27th July – Bombala RSL Club, Bombala, NSW
Saturday 28th July – Braidwood Servicemens Club, Braidwood, NSW

Sea Shanty Session
Wednesday 1st August – The Brothers Public House, Melbourne, VIC

Seanchas
Saturday 28th July – Troubadour Folk Club, CWA Hall, Woy Woy, NSW

The Andy Golledge Band & Caitlin Harnett
Thursday 2nd August – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

The Blue Mountains Line feat. Crow Mountain and Witches Leap
Sunday 29th July – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

The Dead Maggies
Friday 27th July – Bar Open, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 28th July – Reverence Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

The Drunken Poachers
Friday 27th July – Bar Open, Melbourne, VIC

The Emerald Ruby
Friday 27th July – 107, Sydney, NSW

The Little Lord Street Band
Saturday 28th July – Hotel Kununurra, Kununurra, WA
Sunday 29th July – Hotel Kununurra, Kununurra, WA
Thursday 2nd August – Port Hedland Yacht Club, Port Hedland, WA
Friday 3rd August – Froth Craft Brewery, Exmouth, WA

The McClymonts
Friday 27th July – Shoalhaven Heads Bowls & Rec. Club, Shoalhaven Heads, NSW
Saturday 28th July – Groundwater Country Music Festival, Boradbeach, QLD

The Morrisons
Friday 27th to Sunday 29th July – Groundwater Festival, Gold Coast, QLD

The Glorious North
Saturday 28th July – Union Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

The Stragglers
Friday 27th July – Bar Open, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 29th July – THE B.EAST, Melbourne, VIC

The Turner Brown Band
Friday 27th July – The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 28th July – Meeniyan Town Hall, Meeniyan, VIC
Sunday 29th July – Echuca Moama Winter Blues Festival, Echuca, VIC
Thursday 2nd August – Lizotte’s, Newcastle, NSW
Friday 3rd August – Tuggeranong Arts Centre, Canberra, ACT

The Weeping Willows
Friday 27th and Saturday 28th July – Groundwater Country Music Festival, Gold Coast, QLD
Friday 3rd August – Ballads, Boots and Leather, Some Velvet Morning, Melbourne, VIC

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

Whiskey Dram
Friday 27th July – Bar Open, Melbourne, VIC

Whoa Mule
Saturday 28th July – The Thirroul Railway Institute, Thirroul, NSW

William Crighton
Friday 27th July – 48 Watt St, Newcastle, NSW
Saturday 28th July – Factory Floor, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 2nd August – Blackbear Lodge, Brisbane, QLD

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

Xavier Rudd
Thursday 2nd August – UC Refectory, Canberra, ACT
Friday 3rd August – Uni Hall, Wollongong, NSW

Z-Star Trinity
Friday 27th July – Baha, Rye, VIC
Saturday 28th to Sunday 29th July – Echuca Moama Winter Blues Festival, Echuca, VIC
Thursday 2nd August – Lefty’s Old Time Music Hall, Brisbane, QLD

Friday Folk Flashback

“Tripping Billies” – Dave Matthews Band

Thank Folk It’s Friday – 20th July

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

Catherine Britt
Catherine Britt & The Cold Cold HeartsCatherine Britt
iTunes

All Ashore
All AshorePunch Brothers
iTunes

Megan Cooper
Wild MountainMegan Cooper
iTunes

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

Ben Howard

Ben Howard

Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd July – Splendour in the Grass, Byron Bay, NSW
Tuesday 24th July – Palais Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Wednesday 25th July – Palais Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 26th July – Sydney Opera House, Sydney, NSW
Friday 27th July – Sydney Opera House, Sydney, NSW

Gigs Next Week

19-Twenty
Thursday 26th to Sunday 29th July – Echuca Moama Winter Blues Festival, Echuca, VIC

Aleyce Simmonds and Brad Butcher
Saturday 21st July – Muswellbrook RSL Club, Muswellbrook, NSW
Sunday 22nd July – Lizotte’s Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW

Andrew Swift
Saturday 21st July – Macs Hotel, Melton, VIC

Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite
Friday 20th July – The Tivoli, Brisbane, QLD
Sunday 22nd July – Sydney Opera House, Sydney, NSW

Ben Howard
Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd July – Splendour in the Grass, Byron Bay, NSW
Tuesday 24th July – Palais Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Wednesday 25th July – Palais Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 26th July – Sydney Opera House, Sydney, NSW
Friday 27th July – Sydney Opera House, Sydney, NSW

Bonnie Kay and the Bonafides
Saturday 21st July – Jamberoo Music Festival, Jamberoo, NSW
Friday 27th to Sunday 29th July – Echuca Moama Winter Blues Festival, Echuca, VIC

Both Sides Now – Celebrating the songs of Joni Mitchell feat. Kate Miller-Heidke, Ella Hooper, Wendy Matthews, Kristin Berardi, Rachel Gaudry
Friday 20th July – Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT

Brad Butcher
Saturday 21st July – Muswellbrook RSL, Muswellbrook, NSW
Sunday 22nd July – Lizottes, Newcastle, NSW

Catherine Britt
Friday 20th July – Maryborough Sports Club, Maryborough, QLD
Saturday 21st July – Royal Hotel, Gympie, QLD
Sunday 22nd July – Lefty’s Old Time Music Hall, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 27th and Saturday 28th July – Groundwater Country Music Festival, Gold Coast, QLD

Cecilia Brandolini
Friday 20th July – The Den, Perth, WA

Dan Tuffy and Lucie Thorne
Saturday 21st July – McCrossin’s Mill, Uralla, NSW
Sunday 22nd July – Boo Radley’s Hall, Glenreagh, NSW

Didirri
Friday 20th July – Splendour In The Grass, Byron Bay, NSW

Echuca Moama Winter Blues Festival
Thursday 26th to Sunday 29th July – Echuca, VIC

FolkSwagon feat. Matilda Abraham, Cameron James Henderson, KingsleyJames
Wednesday 25th July – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Get Folked Punk – Tony Sly Tribute Night feat. Ess-em, Billy Demos, Mac & Cheese, Dal Failure, Uke-Paley, Nic Roser, Josh Arentz
Friday 27th July – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Gretta Ziller
Sunday 22nd July – Union Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 27th July – The Skylark Room, Upwey, VIC

Groundwater Country Music Festival
Friday 27th to Sunday 29th July – Gold Coast, QLD

Handsome Young Strangers
Sunday 22nd July – The Junkyard, Maitland, NSW
Friday 27th July – Botany View Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Hello Tut Tut
Friday 20th July – Open Studio, Melbourne, VIC

Hinterlandt
Saturday 21st July – Hotel Blue, Katoomba, NSW

Hollie Matthew w/ Oliver Downes
Thursday 26th July – The Wesley Anne, Melbourne, VIC

Honky Tonkin’ feat. King Arthur and James Ellis and the Jealous Guys
Thursday 26th July – The Rooks Return, Melbourne, VIC

Imogen Clark
Friday 20th July – Riverstone Memorial Club, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 21st July – Hydo Majestic, Medlow Bath, NSW

Jamberoo Music Festival
Saturday 21st July – Jamberoo, NSW

Jenny Mitchell w/ Nigel Wearne
Friday 20th July – City Diggers, Wollongong, NSW
Saturday 21st July – Hardys Bay Club, Hardys Bay, NSW
Sunday 22nd July – House Concert, Katoomba, NSW

Jesse Younan 10 Year Anniversary Tribute Show
Friday 20th July – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW

John Schumann
Friday 27th July – Hamilton Hotel, Brisbane, QLD

Joshua Hedley w/ Lillie Mae
Friday 20th July – Marrickville Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 21st July – Bridge Hotel, Castlemaine, VIC
Sunday 22nd July – Northcote Social Club, Melbourne, VIC
Wednesday 25th July – The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 26th July – Caravan Music Club, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 27th to Sunday 29th July – Groundwater Festival, Gold Coast, QLD

Julia Johnson w/ Lack the Low, Fake Sibling
Friday 27th July – The Wesley Anne, Melbourne, VIC

Justin Townes Earle
Friday 20th July – The Curtin, Melbourne, VIC ***CANCELLED***
Saturday 21st July – The Curtin, Melbourne, VIC ***CANCELLED***
Sunday 22nd July – The Franklin, Hobart, TAS ***CANCELLED***

Kasey Chambers
Saturday 21st July – Dubbo RSL, Dubbo, NSW

Kay Proudlove
Saturday 21st July – Jamberoo Music Festival, Jamberoo, NSW

Lily and King
Friday 27th & Saturday 28th July – Devonport Jazz Festival, Devonport, TAS

Lloyd Spiegel
Friday 20th July – The Odd Fellow, Fremantle, WA
Saturday 21st July – The Wheatsheaf Hotel, Adelaide, SA

Lord Huron w/ Carla Geneve
Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd July – Splendour in the Grass, Byron Bay, NSW

Luke Plumb and The Circuit
Friday 20th July – Candelo Town Hall, Candelo, NSW
Saturday 21st July – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, ACT
Thursday 26th July – Open Studio, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 27th July – Margate Tavern, Margate, VIC

Lyn Bowtell
Friday 20th July – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 22nd July – Wests Tamworth Leagues Club, Tamworth, NSW
Wednesday 25th July – The Stag & Hunter Hotel, Newcastle, NSW

Matty T Wall
Friday 20th July – Pistol Pete’s Food and Blues, Geelong, VIC
Saturday 21st July – The Catfish, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 22nd July – Way Out West Roots Music Club, Newport, VIC
Thursday 26th to Sunday 29th July – Echuca Moama Winter Blues Festival, Echuca, VIC

Megan Cooper and Gretta Ziller
Friday 27th July – The Skylark Room, Upwey, VIC

Merpire
Friday 20th July – The Penny Black, Melbourne, VIC

Mimi Gilbert
Thursday 26th July – The Wesley Anne, Melbourne, VIC

My Friend the Chocolate Cake
Friday 20th July – Lizotte’s, Newcastle, NSW
Saturday 21st July – City Recital Hall, Sydney, NSW

Oliver Downes
Sunday 22nd July – Evelyn Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 26th July – The Wesley Anne, Melbourne, VIC

Pete Murray
Friday 20th July – The Entrance Leagues Club, Bateau Bay, NSW
Saturday 21st July – Narrabeen RSL, Narrabeen, NSW
Sunday 22nd July – Marlin Hotel, Ulladulla, NSW
Thursday 26th July – Gateway Hotel, Geelong, VIC
Friday 27th July – York on Lilydale, Mt Evelyn, VIC

PETTY – A Tribute to Tom Petty feat. Michael Carpenter, Smith & Jones
Friday 27th July – Beaches Hotel, Thiroul, NSW

Sara Storer & The Sunny Cowgirls
Friday 27th July – Bombala RSL Club, Bombala, NSW

Sea Shanty Session
Wednesday 25th July – The Brothers Public House, Melbourne, VIC

Shawn Lidster
Saturday 21st July – The Kincumber Hotel, Kincumber, NSW

The Black Sorrows
Friday 20th July – Charles Hotel, Perth, WA
Sunday 22nd July – Fly By Night Musicians Club, Fremantle, WA

The Dead Maggies, The Drunken Poachers, Whiskey Dram, The Stragglers
Friday 27th July – Bar Open, Melbourne, VIC

The Drunken Poachers
Friday 20th July – Macedon Railway Hotel, Macedon, VIC
Friday 27th July – Bar Open, Melbourne, VIC

The Emerald Ruby
Friday 27th July – 107, Sydney, NSW

The Legend of Luke Kelly
Friday 20th July – The Thornbury Theatre, Thornbury, VIC
Saturday 21st July – Albany Entertainment Centre, Albany, WA
Sunday 22nd July – Astor Theatre Perth, Mount Lawley, WA

The Little Lord Street Band
Friday 20th July – Spinifex Hotel, Derby, WA
Saturday 21st July – Divers Tavern, Broome, WA
Sunday 22nd July – Matso’s Beer, Broome, WA

The McClymonts
Friday 27th July – Shoalhaven Heads Bowls & Rec. Club, Shoalhaven Heads, NSW

The Stragglers
Wednesday 25th July – The Drunken Poet, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 27th July – Bar Open, Melbourne, VIC

The Turner Brown Band
Friday 27th July – The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC

The Water Runners
Saturday 21st July – Jamberoo Music Festival, Jamberoo, NSW

Totally Gourdgeous
Sunday 22nd July – The Royal Exchange, Newcastle, NSW

Whoa Mule
Saturday 21st July – Wauchope Community Arts Hall, Wauchope, NSW
Sunday 21st July – House Concert, Nabiac, NSW

William Crighton
Friday 20th July – Howler, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 21st July – MONA, Hobart, TAS
Friday 27th July – 48 Watt St, Newcastle, NSW

Winterfest
Friday 6th to Sunday 22nd July – Hart’s Mill, Adelaide, SA

Z-Star Trinity
Friday 20th July – The Stag & Hunter Hotel, Newcastle, NSW
Sunday 22nd July – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 26th to Sunday 29th July – Echuca Moama Winter Blues Festival, Echuca, VIC
Friday 27th July – Baha, Rye, VIC

Friday Folk Flashback

“Lock-Keeper” – Stan Rogers

Thank Folk It’s Friday – 13th July

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

SFJ
Swamp Fat JanglesSwamp Fat Jangles
Bandcamp

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

Both Sides Now – Celebrating the songs of Joni Mitchell feat. Kate Miller-Heidke, Ella Hooper, Wendy Matthews, Kristin Berardi, Rachel Gaudry

Both Sides Now

Sunday 15th July – Sydney Opera House, Sydney, NSW
Tuesday 17th July – Arts Centre, Melbourne, VIC
Wednesday 18th July – QPAC, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 20th July – Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT

Gigs Next Week

Aleyce Simmonds & Brad Butcher
Saturday 14th July – The Welder’s Dog, Tamworth, NSW

Alice Terry
Saturday 14th July – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 15th July – The Terminus, Sydney, NSW

Alison Ferrier
Saturday 14th July – House Concert, Reservoir, VIC
Tuesday 17th July – The Drunken Poet, Melbourne, VIC

All Our Exes Live In Texas
Friday 13th July – Queenscliff Town Hall, Queenscliff, VIC
Saturday 14th July – The Factory Theatre, Sydney, NSW

Allison Forbes
Saturday 14th July – City Sider, Tamworth, NSW
Sunday 15th July – The Tamworth Hotel, Tamworth, NSW

Andrew Swift
Friday 13th July – Racecourse Hotel, Ipswich, QLD
Saturday 14th July – Parkwood Tavern, Gold Coast, QLD
Tuesday 17th July – Reflections Holiday Park, Ballina, NSW

Bello Winter Music
Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th July – Bellingen, NSW

Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite
Saturday 14th July – Thebarton Theatre, Adelaide, SA
Monday 16th July – Perth Concert Hall, Perth, WA
Thursday 19th July – Canberra Theatre Centre, Canberra, ACT
Friday 20th July – The Tivoli, Brisbane, QLD

Ben Howard
Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd July – Splendour in the Grass, Byron Bay, NSW

Ben Panucci
Thursday 19th July – Bank Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Bluegrass @ Yulli’s feat. Whoa Mule
Wednesday 18th July – Yulli’s, Sydney, NSW

Blues & Roots Winter Showcase feat. Lily & King, Jarrah Thompson, Messin’ ‘Round, Wayne Jury, Alister Turrill w/Toby Johnson, Spiritus, William Alexander, Ben J Carter, Dave Diprose, Mariah McCarthy, Pat Ward, Jarrod Shaw, Groove Juice, Sons of The Blues
Sunday 15th July – Golden Vine Hotel, Bendigo, VIC

Bonnie Kay and the Bonafides
Saturday 14th July – The Commons, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 15th July – The Beach Club Collaroy, Sydney, NSW

Both Sides Now – Celebrating the songs of Joni Mitchell feat. Kate Miller-Heidke, Ella Hooper, Wendy Matthews, Kristin Berardi, Rachel Gaudry
Sunday 15th July – Sydney Opera House, Sydney, NSW
Tuesday 17th July – Arts Centre, Melbourne, VIC
Wednesday 18th July – QPAC, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 20th July – Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT

Brad Butcher
Saturday 14th July – The Welders Dog, Tamworth, NSW

Cat Canteri
Friday 13th July – Upper Lansdowne Hall, Upper Lansdowne, NSW
Saturday 14th July – Stag and Hunter, Newcastle, NSW
Sunday 15th July – Shady Pines, Sydney, NSW

Catherine Britt
Sunday 15th July – Rainforest Ranch, Byfield, QLD
Friday 20th July – Maryborough Sports Club, Maryborough, QLD

Charm of Finches
Saturday 14th July – Queenscliff Community Hall, Queenscliff, VIC

Cecilia Brandolini
Thursday 19th July – Beaufort St Songwriters Club, Perth, WA
Friday 20th July – The Den, Perth, WA

Claire Anne Taylor
Friday 13th July – Longley International Hotel, Longley, TAS
Sunday 15th July – House Concert, Hobart, TAS

Courtney Robb w/ Mandy Connell
Friday 13th July – Some Velvet Morning, Melbourne, VIC

Dan Tuffy and Lucie Thorne
Friday 13th July – House Concert, Hazelbrook, NSW
Saturday 14th July – Rosnay Winery, Canowindra, NSW
Sunday 15th July – Django Bar, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 19th July – Grand Junction Hotel, Maitland, NSW

Didirri
Friday 13th July – Karova Lounge, Ballarat, VIC
Saturday 14th July – Tap House, Bendigo, VIC
Friday 20th July – Splendour In The Grass, Byron Bay, NSW

Emily Wurramara and Alice Skye
Saturday 14th July – Railway Club, Darwin, NT

Figgy Folk Session
Monday 16th July – Figtree Hotel, Figtree, NSW

Folk In The Frost feat. Kay Proudlove, The Black Moon Band, Wolf Gordon
Friday 13th July – Ryan’s Hotel, Thirroul, NSW

FolkSwagon feat. Jenny Mitchell, Nigel Wearne, Loren Kate
Wednesday 18th July – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

George Washingmachine’s Blues Rinse w/ Ray Beadle
Friday 13th July – Music at Street Market, Sydney, NSW

Gretta Ziller
Sunday 15th July – Union Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Hats Off To Country
Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th July – Tamworth, NSW

Hats Off To Country Songwriters’ Showcase feat. Shane Nicholson, Luke O’Shea, Felicity Urquhart, Kevin Bennett, Aleyce Simmonds, Jeremy Edwards
Saturday 14th July – DAG Sheep Station, Nundle, NSW
Sunday 15th July – DAG Sheep Station, Nundle, NSW

Hello Tut Tut
Friday 13th to Sunday 15th July – Bello Winter Music, Bellingen, NSW
Friday 20th July – Open Studio, Melbourne, VIC

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

Imogen Clark
Friday 20th July – Riverstone Memorial Club, Sydney, NSW

Infinity Broke, The Tall Grass, Mark Moldre
Friday 13th July – The Factory Floor, Sydney, NSW

Jack Carty & Gus Gardiner
Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th July – Bello Winter Festival, Bellingen, NSW

Jeff Lang
Friday 13th July – Trinity Sessions, Adelaide, SA
Saturday 14th July – Club Hotel Kaniva, Kaniva, VIC

Jenny Mitchell w/ Nigel Wearne
Wednesday 18th July – Folkswagon, Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 19th July – Hibernian House, Sydney, NSW
Friday 20th July – City Diggers, Wollongong, NSW

Jesse Younan 10 Year Anniversary Tribute Show
Friday 20th July – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Jim Mongrel
Friday 13th July – Servo Food Truck Bar, Port Kembla, NSW

Joshua Hedley w/ Lillie Mae
Thursday 19th July – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW
Friday 20th July – Marrickville Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Justin Townes Earle
Friday 13th July – Hardys Bay RSL, Hardys Bay, NSW ***CANCELLED***
Saturday 14th to Sunday 15th July – Bello Winter Festival, Bellingen, NSW ***CANCELLED***
Wednesday 18th July – Leftys Music Hall, Brisbane, QLD ***CANCELLED***
Thursday 19th July – Soundlounge, Gold Coast, QLD ***CANCELLED***
Friday 20th July – The Curtin, Melbourne, VIC ***CANCELLED***

Kasey Chambers
Friday 13th July – The Palms at Crown, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 14th July – The Playhouse GPAC, Geelong, VIC
Thursday 19th July – Albury Theatre, Albury, VIC

Kay Proudlove
Friday 13th July – Ryan’s Hotel, Thirroul, NSW

Lloyd Spiegel
Friday 13th July – The Thornbury Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 14th July – Live at The Bundy – Bundalaguah & Myrtlebank Hall, Bundalaguah, VIC
Thursday 19th July – The Ellington Jazz Club, Perth, WA
Friday 20th July – The Odd Fellow, Fremantle, WA

Lord Huron w/ Carla Geneve
Sunday 15th July – The Factory Theatre, Sydney, NSW
Wednesday 18th July – Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd July – Splendour in the Grass, Byron Bay, NSW

Luke Plumb & The Circuit
Thursday 19th July – Candelo Town Hall, Candelo, NSW

Mark N the Blues
Saturday 14th July – Diggers, The Entrance, NSW

Matty T Wall
Friday 13th July – The Beach Hotel, Byron Bay, NSW
Saturday 14th July – The Sly Fox, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 15th July – The Stag and Hunter, Newcastle, NSW
Friday 20th July – Pistol Pete’s Food and Blues, Geelong, VIC

Melanie Horsnell
Sunday 15th July – Club Millthorpe, Millthorpe, NSW

Merpire
Friday 13th to Sunday 15th July – Bello Winter Festival, Bellingen, NSW
Thursday 19th July – Bank Hotel, Sydney, NSW
Friday 20th July – The Penny Black, Melbourne, VIC

Mi-Kaisha
Friday 13th July – Bondi Pavilion, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 15th July – The Lansdowne, Sydney, NSW

Michael Waugh & Rich Davies
Saturday 14th July – Staves Brewery, Sydney, NSW

Moonshine Coalition w/ Devil Goat Family String Band
Friday 13th July – The Skylark Room, Upwey, VIC

My Friend the Chocolate Cake
Saturday 14th July – Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 20th July – Lizotte’s, Newcastle, NSW

Pete Murray
Friday 13th July – The Triffid, Brisbane, QLD
Saturday 14th July – The Corner, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 15th July – Grand Hotel, Mornington, VIC
Thursday 19th July – Shoal Bay Country Club, Shoal Bay, NSW
Friday 20th July – The Entrance Leagues Club, Bateau Bay, NSW

Rezza House Concert feat. The Easy Leaves & Alison Ferrier
Saturday 14th July – House Concert, Reservoir, VIC

Rose Zita Falko
Sunday 15th July – Union Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Sam Newton
Sunday 15th July – Shady Pines Saloon, Sydney, NSW

Sarah Leete
Friday 13th July – Maraboon Tavern, Emerald, QLD
Saturday 14th July – Longreach RSL Memorial Services Club, Longreach, QLD

Sea Shanty Session
Wednesday 18th July – The Brothers Public House, Melbourne, VIC

Smith & Jones
Friday 13th July – The Pig & Tinder Box, Tamworth, NSW
Saturday 14th July – The Tamworth Hotel, Tamworth, NSW

Southern Twang 2018 feat. Hana & Jessie-Lee’s Bad Habits, Max Savage, David Blumberg & The Maraby Band, Blooming, Alison Coppe, Katie Miller
Saturday 14th July – The Edinburgh Castle Hotel, Adelaide, SA

Stiff Gins
Friday 13th July – Bondi Pavilion, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 15th July – Roebourne District High School, Roebourne, WA

Tesse
Friday 13th July – The Catfish, Melbourne, VIC

The Black Sorrows
Friday 13th and Saturday 14th July – The Red Country Music Festival, Port Hedland, WA
Saturday 14th July – Darwin Botanic Garden Ampitheatre, Darwin, NT

The Blues Wranglers
Sunday 15th July – Dangar Island Bowling Club, Dangar Island, NSW

The Djangologists
Saturday 14th July – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

The Easy Leaves
Saturday 14th July – House Concert, Reservoir, VIC
Sunday 15th July – The Standard Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

The Emerald Ruby
Friday 13th July – Two Goats Cafe and Baa, Armidale, NSW
Saturday 14th July – William St Kitchen & Bar, Lennox Head, NSW
Sunday 15th July – Camp Davey, Lismore, NSW

The Entrance Winter Blues & Jazz Festival
Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th July – Memorial Park, The Entrance, NSW

The Gloomchasers, The Roadside Ashes, Handasyd Williams
Sunday 15th July – Union Hotel, Sydney, NSW

The Grubby Urchins & Jeremiah Rose
Saturday 14th July – Open Studio, Melbourne, VIC

The Lazy Picks w/ Nick Murray
Sunday 15th July – Upstairs at Fred’s, Camden, NSW

The Legend of Luke Kelly
Friday 13th July – Enmore Theatre, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 14th July – Mick O’Malley’s Irish Pub, Brisbane, QLD
Sunday 15th July – Rooty Hill RSL, Rooty Hill, NSW
Tuesday 17th July – The Adelaide Irish Club, Adelaide, SA
Friday 20th July – The Thornbury Theatre, Thornbury, VIC

The Little Lord Street Band
Friday 13th July – Newman Hotel, Newman, WA
Saturday 14th July – Tambrey Centre, Karratha, WA
Friday 20th July – Spinifex Hotel, Derby, WA

The Red Country Music Festival
Friday 13th and Saturday 14th July – Port Hedland, WA

The Sweet Jelly Rolls
Saturday 14th July – The Tamworth Hotel, Tamworth, NSW

The Weeping Willows
Friday 13th July – Two Goats Cafe and Baa, Armidale, NSW
Saturday 14th July – City Sider, Tamworth, NSW

Tubular Bells for Two
Friday 13th July – Glen St Theatre, Belrose, NSW
Saturday 14th July – Glen St Theatre, Belrose, NSW

William Crighton
Saturday 14th July – The Northern, Byron Bay, NSW
Sunday 15th July – Bello Winter Music Festival, Bellingen, NSW
Thursday 19th July – Grace Emily, Adelaide, SA
Friday 20th July – Howler, Melbourne, VIC

Winterfest
Friday 6th to Sunday 22nd July – Hart’s Mill, Adelaide, SA

Friday Folk Flashback

“The Little Beggarman” – The High Kings

Thank Folk It’s Friday – 6th July

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

Didirri
MeasurementsDidirri
iTunes

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

Bello Winter Music

Bello

Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th July – Bellingen, NSW

Gigs Next Week

Adam Eckersley & Brooke McClymont
Saturday 7th July – Dubbo RSL, Dubbo, NSW

Andrew Swift
Friday 6th July – Big4 Holiday Park, Bowen, QLD
Saturday 7th July – Rowes Bay Beachfront Holiday Park, Townsville, QLD
Sunday 8th July – Island Gateway Holiday Park, Airley Beach, QLD
Monday 9th July – Cape Palmerston Holiday Park, Cape Palmerston, QLD
Tuesday 10th July – Discovery Parks, Tannum Sands, QLD
Wednesday 11th July – Captain Cook Holiday Village, Seventeen Seventy, QLD
Friday 13th July – Racecourse Hotel, Ipswich, QLD

All Our Exes Live In Texas
Friday 13th July – Queenscliff Town Hall, Queenscliff, VIC

Allison Forbes, Montgomery Church
Friday 6th July – The Pub, Tamworth, NSW
Saturday 7th July – House Concert, Nabiac, NSW

Appalachian Heaven Stringband
Saturday 7th July – Open Studio, Melbourne, VIC

Bello Winter Music
Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th July – Bellingen, NSW

Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite
Wednesday 11th July – Arts Centre, Melbourne, VIC

Ben Mastwyk w/ Cat Canteri
Friday 6th July – Slyfox, Sydney, NSW

Birdsville Big Red Bash
Tuesday 10th to Thursday 12th July – Birdsville, QLD

Brad Butcher
Saturday 7th July – Maree Camel Cup, Maree, SA

Brendon Moon
Friday 6th July – Golden Age Cinema & Bar, Sydney, NSW

Bryan Estepa w/ The Dardi Shades, Harvey Russell
Sunday 8th July – Union Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Burr Daisy Stringband & Patrick Wilson
Sunday 8th July – The Old Bar, Melbourne, VIC

Busby Marou
Tuesday 10th to Thursday 12th July – Birdsville Big Red Bash, Birdsville, QLD

Cat Canteri
Friday 6th July – Sly Fox, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 7th July – Wauchope Arts, Wauchope, NSW
Sunday 8th July – Lefty’s Old Time Music Hall, Brisbane, QLD
Tuesday 10th July – Brisbane Unplugged Gigs, New Farm, QLD
Wednesday 11th July – 5 Church St, Bellingen, NSW
Thursday 12th July – Beach Hotel, Byron Bay, NSW
Friday 13th July – Upper Lansdowne Hall, Upper Lansdowne, NSW

Catherine Britt
Thursday 12th July – Reef Hotel, Cairns, QLD

Chaika
Saturday 7th July – The Newsagency, Sydney, NSW

Claire Anne Taylor
Friday 13th July – Longley International Hotel, Longley, TAS

Colin Lillie
Saturday 7th July – Teneriffe Festival, Brisbane, QLD

Courtney Robb w/ Mandy Connell
Friday 13th July – Some Velvet Morning, Melbourne, VIC

Dan Tuffy and Lucie Thorne
Friday 6th July – The Copping Hall, Copping, TAS
Saturday 7th July – Saint John Craft Beer, Launceston, TAS
Friday 13th July – House Concert, Hazelbrook, NSW

Daniel Champagne
Friday 6th July – Sol Bar, Maroochydore, QLD
Saturday 7th July – Nimmel Hall, Gold Coast, QLD

Devil on the Rooftop w/ Hello Tut Tut
Friday 6th July – The Metropole Guesthouse, Katoomba, NSW

Didirri
Friday 6th July – The Loft, Warrnambool, VIC
Saturday 7th July – Bridge Hotel, Castlemaine, VIC
Thursday 12th July – Sookie Lounge, Belgrave, VIC
Friday 13th July – Karova Lounge, Ballarat, VIC

Emily Wurramara and Alice Skye
Friday 6th July – Wesley Anne, Melbourne, VIC

Folk In The Frost feat. Kay Proudlove, The Black Moon Band, Wolf Gordon
Friday 13th July – Ryan’s Hotel, Thirroul, NSW

FolkSwagon feat. Maroubra Caves, Othrship, Rees Lucia
Wednesday 11th July – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Gentle Leader
Friday 6th July – Record Crate, Sydney, NSW

George Washingmachine’s Blues Rinse w/ Ray Beadle
Friday 13th July – Music at Street Market, Sydney, NSW

Gretta Ziller
Sunday 8th July – The Union Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Harrison Storm
Friday 6th July – Record Crate, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 7th July – The Catfish, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 8th July – Cellar Door Sessions, Adelaide, SA

Hello Tut Tut
Friday 6th July – The Metropole Guesthouse, Katoomba, NSW
Saturday 7th July – Softys, Newcastle, NSW
Friday 13th to Sunday 15th July – Bello Winter Music, Bellingen, NSW

Honky Tonk Jubilee! feat. James Ellis and the Jealous Guys, Bakersfield Glee Club, The Canyon Callers
Saturday 7th July – Thornbury Theatre, Melbourne, VIC

Honky Tonkin’ feat. James Ellis and the Jealous Guys, King Arthur
Thursday 12th July – The Rooks Return, Melbourne, VIC

Illawarra Folk Club Soul of a Poet feat. Chloë & Jason Roweth, Matt Nightingale, Alex Hood
Friday 6th July – City Diggers, Wollongong, NSW

In The Round at Leadbelly Night feat. Timothy James Bowen, Kay Proudlove, Missy Lancaster
Wednesday 11th July – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

Infinity Broke, The Tall Grass, Mark Moldre
Friday 13th July – The Factory Floor, Sydney, NSW

Jack Carty & Gus Gardiner
Saturday 7th July – Rous Mill Hall, Rous Mill, NSW
Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th July – Bello Winter Festival, Bellingen, NSW

James Ellis and the Jealous Guys
Saturday 7th July – Thornbury Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 12th July – The Rooks Return, Melbourne, VIC

Jeff Lang
Friday 13th July – Trinity Sessions, Adelaide, SA

Jenny Mitchell w/ Nigel Wearne
Friday 6th July – Saint Monday, Yackandandah, VIC
Saturday 7th July – Secret Show, Melbourne, VIC
Monday 9th July – House Concert, Woodford, QLD

Jim Mongrel
Friday 13th July – Servo Food Truck Bar, Port Kembla, NSW

John Flanagan Trio
Friday 6th July – Pelican Playhouse, Grafton, NSW
Saturday 7th July – Wauchope Arts, Wauchope, NSW
Sunday 8th July – The Junkyard, Maitland, NSW

Justin Townes Earle
Friday 6th July – Skylark Room, Melbourne, VIC ***CANCELLED***
Saturday 7th July – Queenscliff Town Hall, Queenscliff, VIC ***CANCELLED***
Tuesday 10th July – The Lansdowne, Sydney, NSW ***CANCELLED***
Wednesday 11th July – The Street Theatre, Canberra, ACT ***CANCELLED***
Friday 13th July – Hardys Bay RSL, Hardys Bay, NSW ***CANCELLED***

Julia Johnson
Saturday 7th July – Street Theatre, Canberra, ACT
Thursday 12th July – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Kasey Chambers
Saturday 7th July – Araluen Arts Centre, Alice Springs, NT
Wednesday 11th July – Frankston Arts Centre, Frankston, VIC
Thursday 12th July – Burrinja Theatre, Upwey, VIC
Friday 13th July – The Palms at Crown, Melbourne, VIC

Kay Proudlove
Wednesday 11th July – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW
Friday 13th July – Ryan’s Hotel, Thirroul, NSW

Lady Lyon
Sunday 8th July – Symposium, Sydney, NSW

Lily and King
Friday 6th July – Delatite Hotel, Mansfield, VIC

Lloyd Spiegel
Saturday 7th July – The Piping Hot Chicken Shop, Ocean Grove, VIC
Friday 13th July – The Thornbury Theatre, Melbourne, VIC

Mark Lucas & Steph Miller
Sunday 8th July – Staves Brewery, Sydney, NSW

Mark N the Blues
Thursday 12th July – The Temperance Society, Sydney, NSW

Matty T Wall
Saturday 7th July – The Ellington Jazz Club, Perth, WA
Sunday 8th July – The Ellington Jazz Club, Perth, WA
Thursday 12th July – The Old Museum, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 13th July – The Beach Hotel, Byron Bay, NSW

Merpire
Friday 6th July – The Corner Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 7th July – Port Fairy Winter Festival, Port Fairy, VIC
Thursday 12th July – The Little Guy, Sydney, NSW
Friday 13th to Sunday 15th July – Bello Winter Festival, Bellingen, NSW

Michael Waugh & Rich Davies
Friday 6th July – The Milk Factory, Brisbane, QLD

Mimi Gilbert w/ Merpire
Thursday 12th July – The Little Guy, Sydney, NSW

Mirabel Foundation 20th Birthday Fundraiser feat. Paul Kelly, Deborah Conway, Mark Seymour & Cameron McKenzie, Ross Wilson, Vika & Linda Bull, Clare Bowditch, Dave Larkin, Davey Lane, Benny Walker, Ella Hooper
Friday 6th July – Prince of Wales, St Kilda, VIC

Moonshine Coalition w/ Devil Goat Family String Band
Friday 13th July – The Skylark Room, Upwey, VIC

My Friend the Chocolate Cake
Friday 6th July – Gardens Theatre, QUT, Brisbane, QLD
Saturday 7th July – Dunstan Playhouse, Adelaide Festival Centre, Adelaide, SA

Perch Creek
Friday 6th July – Major Tom’s Kyneton, VIC
Saturday 7th July – Sand Point Music Club, Sandy Point, VIC

Pete Murray
Friday 6th July – Twin Towns, Tweed Heads, QLD
Saturday 7th July – Redland Bay, Redland Bay, QLD
Thursday 12th July – Highfields, Toowoomba, QLD
Friday 13th July – The Triffid, Brisbane, QLD

Porch Light Sessions feat. Leroy Lee, Julia Johnson, Carl Manwarring
Thursday 12th July – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Raised By Eagles
Friday 6th July – Caravan Music Club, Melbourne, VIC

Regina Spektor
Sunday 8th July – Hamer Hall, Melbourne, VIC
Monday 9th July – Sydney Opera House, Sydney, NSW

Ro
Sunday 8th July – The Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD

Sam King
Saturday 7th July – Street Theatre, Canberra, ACT

Sara Storer & The Sunny Cowgirls
Friday 6th July – The Capital, Bendigo, VIC
Saturday 7th July – Hamilton Performing Arts Centre, Hamilton, VIC

Sarah Leete
Friday 6th July – Buffs Club, Mt Isa, QLD
Saturday 7th July – Leichhardt Hotel/Motel, Cloncurry, QLD
Friday 13th July – Maraboon Tavern, Emerald, QLD

Sea Shanty Session
Wednesday 11th July – The Brothers Public House, Melbourne, VIC

Stiff Gins & Mi-Kaisha
Friday 13th July – Bondi Pavilion, Sydney, NSW

Swamp Fat Jangles
Thursday 12th July – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

Teneriffe Festival
Saturday 7th July – Brisbane, QLD

Tesse
Thursday 12th July – The Lansdowne, Sydney, NSW
Friday 13th July – The Catfish, Melbourne, VIC

The Black Sorrows
Friday 6th July – Hotel Gearin, Katoomba, NSW
Saturday 7th July – Belmont 16s, Belmont, NSW
Sunday 8th July – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW
Tuesday 10th to Thursday 12th July – Birdsville Big Red Bash, Birdsville, QLD
Friday 13th and Saturday 14th July – The Red Country Music Festival, Port Hedland, WA

The Blues Preachers
Friday 6th July – Music at Street Market, Sydney, NSW

The Easy Leaves & Hana Brenecki
Sunday 8th July – The Grace Emily Hotel, Adelaide, SA

The Emerald Ruby
Friday 6th July – Sappho Books Cafe & Wine Bar, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 8th July – Queen Street Mall, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 12th July – Element Bar Coffs Harbour, Coffs Harbour, NSW
Friday 13th July – Two Goats Cafe and Baa, Armidale, NSW

The Legend of Luke Kelly
Thursday 12th July – Anita’s Theatre, Thirroul, NSW
Friday 13th July – Enmore Theatre, Sydney, NSW

The Little Lord Street Band
Saturday 7th July – Whalebone Brewing Company, Exmouth, WA
Sunday 8th July – Yardie Homestead Caravan Park, North West Cape, WA
Friday 13th July – Newman Hotel, Newman, WA

The Red Country Music Festival
Friday 13th and Saturday 14th July – Port Hedland, WA

The Weeping Willows
Thursday 12th July – The Golden Barley Hotel, Sydney, NSW
Friday 13th July – Two Goats Cafe and Baa, Armidale, NSW

Totally Gourdgeous
Saturday 7th July – Tomerong Hall, Tomerong, NSW
Thursday 12th July – Wentworth Falls, NSW

Tubular Bells for Two
Saturday 7th July – Milton Theatre, Milton, NSW
Friday 13th July – Glen St Theatre, Belrose, NSW

Whiskey Dram, Rusted Tongue, Victor Cripes
Friday 6th July – The Catfish, Melbourne, VIC

Winterfest
Friday 6th to Sunday 22nd July – Hart’s Mill, Adelaide, SA

Friday Folk Flashback

“Wreck of the Dandenong” – The Raglins

Thank Folk It’s Friday – 29th June

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

Graham Nash
Over The YearsGraham Nash
iTunes

James Ellis
It Ain’t Texas (But It Ain’t Bad)James Ellis and the Jealous Guys
Amazon

Milk Carton
All The Things That I Did and All The Things That I Didn’t DoThe Milk Carton Kids
Bandcamp

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

Devil on the Rooftop

Hello Tut Tut

Thursday 5th July – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW
Friday 6th July – The Metropole Guesthouse, Katoomba, NSW

Gigs Next Week

19-Twenty
Friday 29th June – The Abbey, Canberra, ACT
Saturday 30th – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Adam Eckersley & Brooke McClymont
Friday 29th June – Woodburn Evans Head RSL, Evans Head, NSW
Saturday 30th June – Bush to Bay Music Festival, Hervey Bay, QLD

Andrew Swift
Friday 29th June – Tumut River Brewing Company, Tumut, NSW
Sunday 1st July – Big4 Northstar Holiday Resort, Tweed Heads, NSW
Monday 2nd July – Discovery Parks Fraser Street, Hervey Bay, QLD
Tuesday 3rd July – Bargara Beach Holiday Park, Bargara Beach, QLD
Wednesday 4th July – Fishermans Beach Holiday Park, Emu Park, QLD
Thursday 5th July – Nature Tourist Resort, Cape Hillsborough, QLD
Friday 6th July – Big4 Holiday Park, Bowen, QLD

Alice Terry
Saturday 30th June – Quarterdeck, Narooma, NSW

Allison Forbes, Montgomery Church
Friday 29th June – Two Goats Cafe and Baa, Armidale, NSW
Wednesday 4th June – Lizotte’s, Newcastle, NSW
Friday 6th June – The Pub, Tamworth, NSW

Ben Wilson
Saturday 30th June – Star Court Theatre, Lismore, NSW
Sunday 1st July – Lefty’s Old Time Music Hall, Brisbane, QLD

Bonnie Kay and the Bonafides
Saturday 30th June – The Commons, Sydney, NSW

Brad Butcher
Friday 29th June – Woodburns Head RSL, Evans Head, NSW

Brendon Moon
Thursday 5th July – Golden Age Cinema & Bar, Sydney, NSW

Bush to Bay Music Festival
Saturday 30th June – Bay Central Tavern, Hervey Bay, QLD

Cash Savage and the Last Drinks w/ Blake Scott
Friday 29th June – Corner Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Cat Canteri & Ben Mastwyk
Wednesday 4th July – Heritage Hotel, Bulli, NSW
Thursday 5th July – Rambin’ Nights, Brass Monkey, Cronulla, NSW
Friday 6th July – Slyfox, Sydney, NSW

Dan Tuffy and Lucie Thorne
Friday 29th June – The Skylark Room, Upwey, VIC
Saturday 30th June – Saint Monday, Yackandandah, VIC
Sunday 1st July – Northcote Social Club, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 5th July – House Concert, Upper Woodstock, TAS
Friday 6th July – The Copping Hall, Copping, TAS

Daniel Champagne
Friday 29th June – Pelican Playhouse, Grafton, NSW
Saturday 30th June – Tintenbar Hall, Northern Rivers, NSW
Sunday 1st July – Live’ n Lounging, Campbelltown, NSW
Thursday 5th July – Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 6th July – Sol Bar, Maroochydore, QLD

Devil on the Rooftop
Thursday 5th July – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW
Friday 6th July – The Metropole Guesthouse, Katoomba, NSW

Didirri
Saturday 30th June – Neck Of The Woods Festival, Townsville, QLD
Thursday 5th July – Barwon Club, Geelong, VIC
Friday 6th July – The Loft, Warrnambool, VIC

Emily Wurramara and Alice Skye
Friday 6th July – Wesley Anne, Melbourne, VIC

Ess-Em
Friday 29th June – Hamilton Station Hotel, Newcastle, NSW
Saturday 30th June – Factory Floor, Sydney, NSW

FolkSwagon feat. Maia Marsh, Tomi Gray, Shalane Connors
Wednesday 4th July – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Fred Smith w/ Jon Brooks
Saturday 30th June – Civic Pub, Canberra, ACT

Gabriella Cohen
Friday 29th June – Bank Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Gretta Ziller
Sunday 1st July – Union Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Harrison Storm w/ Hollie Col, Gentle Leader
Friday 6th July – Record Crate, Sydney, NSW

Hello Tut Tut
Wednesday 4th July – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, ACT
Thursday 5th July – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW
Friday 6th July – The Metropole Guesthouse, Katoomba, NSW

Hollie Matthew
Thursday 5th July – MoshPit, Sydney, NSW

Honky Tonkin’ feat. King Arthur, James Ellis and the Jealous Guys
Thursday 5th July – The Rooks Return, Melbourne, VIC

Hussy Hicks
Friday 29th June – The General, Mt Hotham, VIC
Saturday 30th June – The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC

Illawarra Folk Club Soul of a Poet feat. Chloë & Jason Roweth, Matt Nightingale, Alex Hood
Friday 6th July – City Diggers, Wollongong, NSW

Jack Carty & Gus Gardiner
Friday 29th June – Trinity Sessions, Adelaide, SA
Saturday 30th June – Fremantle Arts Centre, Fremantle, WA
Sunday 1st July – Good Nights, Bunbury, WA
Tuesday 3rd July – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, ACT
Thursday 5th July – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Jacob Diamond
Friday 29th June – Badlands, Perth, WA

James Ellis and the Jealous Guys
Wednesday 4th July – The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 5th July – The Rooks Return, Melbourne, VIC

Jeff Lang
Friday 29th June – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, ACT
Saturday 30th June – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Jenny Mitchell w/ Nigel Wearne
Thursday 5th July – North East Artisans, Benalla, VIC
Friday 6th July – Saint Monday, Yackandandah, VIC

John Flanagan Trio
Saturday 30th June – Megan Hall, Dorrigo, VIC
Sunday 1st July – The Lennox Sessions, Lennox Head, NSW
Thursday 5th July – The Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 6th July – Pelican Playhouse, Grafton, NSW

Justin Townes Earle
Wednesday 4th July – The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC ***CANCELLED***
Thursday 5th July – Caravan Music Club, Melbourne, VIC ***CANCELLED***
Friday 6th July – Skylark Room, Melbourne, VIC ***CANCELLED***

Kasey Chambers
Friday 29th June – Twin Towns, Tweed Heads, NSW
Saturday 30th June – Bush to Bay, Bay Central Tavern, Pialba, QLD
Sunday 1st July – Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 5th July – The Desert Cave, Coober Pedy, SA

Lily and King
Sunday 1st July – Firelight Festival, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 6th July – Delatite Hotel, Mansfield, VIC

Live’ n Lounging feat. Daniel Champagne, Rob O’Brien
Sunday 1st July – House Concert, Campbelltown, NSW

Lizzie Flynn & The Reckoning
Friday 29th June – The Old Museum, Brisbane, QLD

Lloyd Spiegel
Friday 29th June – The Soundlounge, Currumbin, QLD
Saturday 30th June – The Old Museum, Brisbane, QLD
Sunday 1st July – Oddfellows Hall, Kempsey, NSW

Luke Wellington and Lady Lyon
Sunday 1st July – Franks Wild Years, Thirroul, NSW

Maia Marsh
Saturday 30th June – Brighton Up Bar, Sydney, NSW
Wednesday 4th July – Folkswagon, Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Matt Joe Gow
Sunday 1st June – Rochester Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Matty T Wall
Tuesday 3rd July – The Perth Blues Club, Perth, WA

Melody Moko
Saturday 30th June – Springvale Vineyard, Swansea, TAS
Tuesday 3rd July – Rosny Farm Arts Centre, Hobart, TAS

Merpire
Saturday 30th June – Wesley Anne, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 6th July – The Corner Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Mirabel Foundation 20th Birthday Fundraiser feat. Paul Kelly, Deborah Conway, Mark Seymour & Cameron McKenzie, Ross Wilson, Vika & Linda Bull, Clare Bowditch, Dave Larkin, Davey Lane, Benny Walker, Ella Hooper
Friday 6th July – Prince of Wales, St Kilda, VIC

Neck Of The Woods Festival
Saturday 30th June – Townsville, QLD

Nigel Wearne
Sunday 1st July – The Bridge Hotel, Castlemaine, VIC
Thursday 5th July – North East Artisans, Benalla, VIC
Friday 6th July – Saint Monday, Yackandandah, VIC

Northern Rivers Old Timey Bluegrass Session
Sunday 1st July – Rous Hotel, Lismore, NSW

Oh Willy Dear, Buddy Glass
Sunday 1st July – Union Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Perch Creek
Friday 29th June – Jive Bar, Adelaide, SA
Sunday 1st July – Thornbury Bowls Club, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 6th July – Major Tom’s Kyneton, VIC

Pete Murray
Friday 29th June – Rosemount Hotel, Perth, WA
Saturday 30th June – Rosemount Hotel, Perth, WA
Sunday 1st July – Roebuck Hotel, Broome, WA
Thursday 5th July – Villa Noosa, Noosa, QLD
Friday 6th July – Twin Towns, Tweed Heads, QLD

Raised By Eagles
Saturday 30th June – The Bridge Hotel, Castlemaine, VIC
Friday 6th July – Caravan Music Club, Melbourne, VIC

Ro
Tuesday 3rd July – The Workers Club, Melbourne, VIC

Sara Storer & The Sunny Cowgirls
Friday 6th July – The Capital, Bendigo, VIC

Sarah Leete
Saturday 30th June – Watertank Cafe, Alice Springs, NT
Sunday 1st July – Gap View Hotel, Alice Springs, NT
Wednesday 4th July – Memorial Club, Tennant Creek, NT
Thursday 5th July – Post Office Hotel, Camooweal, QLD
Friday 6th July – Buffs Club, Mt Isa, QLD

Sea Shanty Session
Wednesday 4th Wednesday – The Brothers Public House, Melbourne, VIC

Secret Garden Party feat. Melody Moko, Claire Anne Taylor, Archer
Saturday 30th June – Springvale Vineyard, Swansea, TAS

Stiff Gins
Saturday 30th June – Blak Markets Naidoc Art Festival, Sydney, NSW

The Black Sorrows
Friday 6th July – Hotel Gearin, Katoomba, NSW

The Bottlers
Saturday 30th June – Factory Floor, Sydney, NSW

The Emerald Ruby
Friday 29th June – Brackets and Jam, Green Point, NSW
Sunday 1st July – The Captain Cook Hotel, Sydney, NSW
Friday 6th July – Sappho Books Cafe & Wine Bar, Sydney, NSW

The Little Lord Street Band
Friday 29th June – The Provincial Geraldton, Geraldton, WA
Sunday 1st July – RAC Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort, Monkey Mia, WA
Thursday 5th July – Ningaloo Reef Resort, Coral Bay, WA

The Spooky Men’s Chorale
Saturday 30th June – Chatswood Concourse, Sydney, NSW

The Teskey Brothers
Friday 29th June – Meeniyan Town Hall, Meeniyan, VIC
Saturday 30th June – The Forum, Melbourne, VIC

The Volatinsky Trio & Tinel Dragoi Romani Gypsy w/ Joseph Zarb
Sunday 1st June – Django Bar, Sydney, NSW

Tom Kendall & Paddy Montgomery
Saturday 30th June – Farouk’s Olive, Melbourne, VIC

Tristen Bird w/ Nathan Power
Friday 29th June – Territory Wildlife Park, Darwin, NT
Friday 29th June – Humpty Doo Hotel, Humpty Doo, NT
Saturday 30th June – Darwin Railway Club, Darwin, NT

Tubular Bells for Two
Friday 29th June – The Joan, Penrith, NSW
Saturday 30th June – Conservatorium of Music, Newcastle, NSW

Vardos
Friday 29th June – Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne, VIC

Whiskey Dram, Rusted Tongue, Victor Cripes
Friday 6th July – The Catfish, Melbourne, VIC

Whoa Mule
Friday 29th June – House Concert, Newcastle, NSW
Saturday 30th June – House Concert, Pretty Beach, NSW

Wifey, Peabody, Kid Cornered & the Ice Chest Orchestra
Friday 29th June – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Winter Pop Up Tour feat. Merpire, Georgia Fields, Matilda Abraham, PHENO
Saturday 30th June – Wesley Anne, Melbourne, VIC

Friday Folk Flashback

“Angel From Montgomery” – Passenger, Stu Larsen, The Once

Thank Folk It’s Friday – 22nd June

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

Endless Chatter
Endless ChatterMerpire
Bandcamp

Sam Newton
Stare Into The DarkSam Newton
Bandcamp

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

Jack Carty & Gus Gardiner

Jack and Gus

Friday 22nd June – Solbar Playhouse, Maroochydore, QLD
Saturday 23rd June – Old Museum, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 28th June – Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 29th June – Trinity Sessions, Adelaide, SA

Gigs Next Week

19-Twenty
Friday 29th June – The Abbey, Canberra, ACT

Adam Eckersley & Brooke McClymont
Friday 22nd June – Musicians Club, Broken Hill, NSW
Saturday 23rd June – Cobar Bowling & Golf Club, Cobar, NSW
Friday 29th June – Woodburn Evans Head RSL, Evans Head, NSW

Alana Wilkinson w/ Ella Belfanti
Monday 26th June – Some Velvet Morning, Melbourne, VIC

Allison Forbes, Montgomery Church
Saturday 23rd June – The Retreat Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 29th June – Two Goats Cafe and Baa, Armidale, NSW

Andrew Swift
Friday 22nd June – Light Of Day Festival, Ocean Grove, VIC
Saturday 23rd June – House Concert, Ballarat, VIC
Sunday 24th June – House Concert, Hoppers Crossing, VIC
Thursday 28th June – Jindabyne Theatre, Jindabyne, NSW
Friday 29th June – Tumut River Brewing Company, Tumut, NSW

Archie Roach and Tiddas
Friday 22nd June – Dunstan Playhouse, Adelaide Festival Centre, Adelaide, SA
Saturday 23rd June – Dunstan Playhouse, Adelaide Festival Centre, Adelaide, SA

Argyle Sun-Sets feat. Julia Johnson, Ria Brcic, Alain Booth
Sunday 24th June – Upstairs at Fred’s, Camden, NSW

Ben Wilson
Friday 22nd June – The Two Goats, Armidale, NSW
Saturday 23rd June – Federal Hotel, Bellingen, NSW
Thursday 28th June – The Lismore Quad, Lismore, NSW

Blues Angels
Saturday 23rd June – Troubadour Central Coast, Woy Woy, NSW

Brad Butcher
Friday 22nd June – Mt Isa Show Grounds, Mt Isa, QLD
Saturday 23rd June – Mt Isa Show Grounds, Mt Isa, QLD
Thursday 28th June – Solbar, Maroochydore, QLD
Friday 29th June – Woodburns Head RSL, Evans Head, NSW

Brenden James, Burden Man, The Emerald Ruby, Tinsmith
Sunday 24th June – House Concert, Earlwood, NSW

Brooke Russell
Thursday 28th June – Caz Reitop’s Dirty Secrets, Melbourne, VIC

Cash Savage and the Last Drinks w/ Blake Scott
Saturday 23rd June – Lansdowne Hotel, Sydney, NSW
Friday 29th June – Corner Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Cecilia Brandolini
Thursday 28th June – The Sewing Room, Perth, WA

Chango TRee
Friday 22nd June – No. 5 Church St, Bellingen, NSW

Colin Lillie
Saturday 23rd June – The Triffid Americana Sessions, Brisbane, QLD

Daggy Man
Saturday 23rd June – House Concert, Sydney, NSW

Dan Flynn
Saturday 23rd June – Charles Weston Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Dan Johnson, Robert McClymont and Mark Lee
Sunday 24th June – Staves Brewery, Sydney, NSW

Dan Tuffy and Lucie Thorne
Saturday 23rd June – The Wheatsheaf, Adelaide, SA
Sunday 24th June – Memorial Hall, Asbourne, SA
Friday 29th June – The Skylark Room, Upwey, VIC

Daniel Champagne
Friday 22nd June – Lush Factory, Tilba, NSW
Saturday 23rd June – Mumbulla Hall, Bega, NSW
Sunday 24th June – Nethercote Hall, Eden, NSW
Wednesday 27th June – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 28th June – Number 5 Church St, Bellingen, NSW
Friday 29th June – Pelican Playhouse, Grafton, NSW

Ella Belfanti
Friday 22nd June – The Edinburgh Castle, Melbourne, VIC
Monday 26th June – Some Velvet Morning, Melbourne, VIC

Emily Wurramara and Alice Skye
Thursday 28th June – Waywards, Sydney, NSW

Ess-Em
Saturday 23rd June – Reverence Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 24th June – Old Bar, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 29th June – Hamilton Station Hotel, Newcastle, NSW

FolkSwagon feat. Ollie Brown, Christine Jane, Bek Sarkoezy
Wednesday 27th June – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

For Folk Sake feat. Estelle Conley, Julia Johnson, Hannah Matysek
Saturday 23rd June – 107, Sydney, NSW

Gabriella Cohen
Friday 22nd June – The Bridge Hotel, Castlemaine, VIC
Saturday 23rd June – The Gasometer Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 24th June – Karova Lounge, Ballarat, VIC
Friday 29th June – Bank Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Gaelic Club Trad Month feat. Aisling Vaughan
Friday 22nd June – Gaelic Club, Sydney, NSW

Get Folked Punk feat. Spencer Scott, Jim Lynch, Josh & Anna, sooze, Zac Tazewell, Cedar Grey
Friday 22nd June – The Croatian Wickham Sports Club, Newcastle, NSW

Get Folked Punk feat. Vetty Vials, Sooze, TeaganLou, Lazar, Monica and the Explosion, Alana Mundi, Lysytsa, Sister Ursuline
Thursday 28th June – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Green Room Banjo Sessions feat. Crow Mountains, Whoa Mule, Judy Jones, Good Tom Wallace
Wednesday 27th June – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Gretta Ziller w/ Andrew Swift
Friday 22nd June – Light of the Day Festival, Ocean Grove, VIC
Saturday 23rd June – House Concert, Ballarat, VIC
Sunday 24th June – House Concert, Hoppers Crossing, VIC

Harrison Storm
Thursday 28th June – Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD

Hinterlandt, Jep & Dep, Chintzy Lopez, Donna Amini, Geoff Towner
Sunday 24th June – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

Honky Tonkin’ feat. King Arthur, James Ellis and the Jealous Guys
Thursday 28th June – The Rook’s Return, Melbourne, VIC

Hussy Hicks
Friday 22nd June – Wheatsheaf Hotel, Adelaide, SA
Thursday 23rd June – Cooee Arthouse, Aldinga, SA
Sunday 24th June – Wheatsheaf Hotel, Adelaide, SA
Thursday 28th June – Hotel High Plains, Dinner Plain, VUC
Friday 29th June – The General, Mt Hotham, VIC

Jack Carty & Gus Gardiner
Friday 22nd June – Solbar Playhouse, Maroochydore, QLD
Saturday 23rd June – Old Museum, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 28th June – Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 29th June – Trinity Sessions, Adelaide, SA

Jacob Diamond
Friday 29th June – Badlands, Perth, WA

James Bennett
Friday 22nd June – Merewether Garden Sessions, Newcastle, NSW

Jeff Lang
Fruday 29th June – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, ACT

Jep & Dep
Saturday 23rd June – Baroque Room, Katoomba, NSW
Sunday 24th June – The Gasoline Pony, Sydney, NSW

Joseph Tawadros & James Tawadros
Monday 26th June – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW

John Flanagan Trio
Wednesday 27th June – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, VIC
Thursday 28th June – Django @ Camelot, Sydney, VIC

Julia Johnson
Saturday 23rd June – For Folk Sake, 107, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 24th June – Argyle Sun-Sets, Upstairs at Freds, Camden, NSW

Kasey Chambers
Friday 22nd June – Anita’s Theatre, Thirroul, NSW
Saturday 23rd June – Panthers, Bathurst, NSW
Sunday 24th June – Canberra Playhouse Theatre, Canberra, ACT
Thursday 28th June – The Event Centre, Caloundra, QLD
Friday 29th June – Twin Towns, Tweed Heads, NSW

Lady Lyon
Wednesday 27th June – The Hideaway Bar, Sydney, NSW

Liam Gale & the Ponytails
Sunday 24th June – Freda’s, Sydney, NSW

Little Wise
Saturday 23rd June – Beerfarm, Metricup, WA
Sunday 24th June – Flyin’ Shows at Ronnie Nights, Fremantle, WA

Lizzie Flynn & The Reckoning
Friday 29th June – The Old Museum, Brisbane, QLD

Lloyd Spiegel
Friday 22nd June – Hickinbotham of Dromana, Dromana, VIC
Saturday 23rd June – The Cabaret Club, Ballarat, VIC
Wednesday 27th June – 5 Church Street, Bellingen, NSW
Thursday 28th June – Byron Theatre, Byron Bay, NSW
Friday 29th June – The Soundlounge, Currumbin, QLD

Maia Marsh
Sunday 24th June – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 28th June – Robin Hood Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Mark Lucas & The Dead Setters
Friday 22nd June – The Merton Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Marlon Williams
Friday 22nd June – Forum, Melbourne, VIC

Merpire
Saturday 23rd June – The Workers Club, Geelong, VIC

Mick Daley, Adam Young, Katie Brianna
Friday 22nd June – Marrickville Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Monsieur Camembert
Saturday 24th June – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Montgomery Church
Saturday 23rd June – The Retreat Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 24th June – The Kitchen Door, Barjarg, VIC
Friday 29th June – Two Goats Cafe and Baa, Armidale, NSW

My Friend the Chocolate Cake
Friday 22nd June – Blue Mountains Theatre, Springwood, NSW
Saturday 23rd June – Canberra Theatre Centre, Canberra, ACT

Old Man River
Friday 22nd June – The Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

PBC 2018 Membership Drive feat. Johnny G and the E-Types, Caitlin Harnett Band, Maia Marsh, Andy Golledge Band, Joseph Liddy and the Skeleton Horse
Sunday 24th June – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Perch Creek
Friday 22nd June, Theatre Royal, Castlemaine, VIC
Saturday 23rd June – The Evelyn, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 29th June – Jive Bar, Adelaide, SA

Pete Murray
Friday 29th June – Rosemount Hotel, Perth, WA

Plonk Family Band
Thursday 28th June – Giant Dwarf, Sydney, NSW

Raised By Eagles
Sunday 24th June – Chapel On Little Ryrie, Geelong, VIC

Sara Storer & The Sunny Cowgirls
Friday 22nd June – Goulburn Workers, Goulburn, NSW
Saturday 23rd June – Oberon RSL, Oberon, NSW

Sarah Blasko
Friday 22nd June – 170 Russell, Melbourne, VIC

Sean McMahon
Sunday 24th June – The Union Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Shawn Lidster, Pay the Fiddler
Saturday 23rd June – Hardys Bay Club, Hardys Bay, NSW

The Black Sorrows
Friday 23rd June – Highfields Tavern, Highfields, QLD
Saturday 24th June – Caloundra RSL, Caloundra, QLD
Sunday 24th June – Bird’s Basement, Melbourne, VIC

The Emerald Ruby
Sunday 24th June – House Concert, Earlwood, NSW
Thursday 28th June – The Temperance Society, Sydney, NSW
Friday 29th June – Brackets and Jam, Green Point, NSW

The Little Lord Street Band
Friday 29th June – The Provincial Geraldton, Geraldton, WA

The Loaded Dog Folk Club feat. Brett Robin Wood, New York Public Library
Saturday 23rd June – Annandale Community Centre, Sydney, NSW

The Teskey Brothers
Friday 22nd June – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 23rd June – The Zoo, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 28th June – Republic Bar, Hobart, TAS
Friday 29th June – Meeniyan Town Hall, Meeniyan, VIC

The Water Runners
Friday 22nd June – The Sebel Harbourside, Kiama, NSW

Tubular Bells for Two
Friday 22nd June – GPAC, Geelong, VIC
Saturday 23rd June – The Cube, Wodonga, VIC
Friday 29th June – The Joan, Penrith, NSW

Tullara
Thursday 28th June – Marlborough Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Vardos
Friday 29th June – Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne, VIC

Whiskey Dram
Saturday 23rd June – CERES Organic Market & Grocery, Melbourne, VIC

Whoa Mule, Judy Jones
Wednesday 27th June – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW
Friday 29th June – House Concert, Newcastle, NSW

Wifey, Peabody, Kid Cornered & the Ice Chest Orchestra
Friday 29th June – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Winter Moon
Friday 22nd June – The B.East, Melbourne, VIC

Friday Folk Flashback

“Twa Sisters” – Emily Smith

Thank Folk It’s Friday – 15th June

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Releases This Week

Old Man River
ILOVEYOUSORRYPLEASEFORGIVEMETHANKYOUOld Man River

The Brothers Comatose
Ink, Dust, and LuckThe Brothers Comatose

Whoa Mule
Get You House In OrderWhoa Mule

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

Shelley’s Murder Boys

Shelleys Murder Boys

Sunday 17th June – The Golden Barley, Sydney, NSW

Gigs Next Week

19-Twenty
Friday 15th June – Lizotte’s, Newcastle, NSW

Adam Eckersley & Brooke McClymont
Friday 15th June – Prince of Wales Hotel, Bunbury, WA
Saturday 16th June – Odd Fellow, Fremantle, WA
Tuesday 19th June – Kalgoorlie Hotel, Kalgoorilie, WA
Friday 22nd June – Musicians Club, Broken Hill, NSW

Alice Terry
Saturday 16th June – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 17th June – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 21st June – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, ACT

Altan
Friday 15th June – The Factory Theatre, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 16th June – Fly By Night Musicians Club, Fremantle, WA

Archer
Friday 15th June – The Wesley Anne, Melbourne, VIC

Archie Roach and Tiddas
Friday 15th June – Odeon Theatre, Hobart, TAS
Friday 22nd June – Dunstan Playhouse, Adelaide Festival Centre, Adelaide, SA

Balkan Gypsy Party feat. Nadya and Zoran’s 101 Candles
Friday 15th June – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Bonnie Kay and the Bonafides
Saturday 16th June – Cauliflower Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Brid Harper and Dermot Byrne
Friday 15th June – Illawarra Folk Club, City Diggers, Wollongong, NSW
Saturday 16th June – The Metropole Guesthouse, Katoomba, NSW
Sunday 17th June – The Doss House, Sydney, NSW

Brooke Russell
Friday 15th June – Chapel Off Chapel, Melbourne, VIC

Cat Canteri
Friday 15th June – Saint Monday, Yackandandah, VIC
Saturday 16th June – Major Tom’s, Kyneton, VIC

Christine Jane
Friday 15th June – Griffin Theatre Company, Sydney, NSW

Claymore
Friday 15th June – Ariette’s Concert Lounge, Melbourne, VIC

Daggy Man
Saturday 16th June – House Concert, Brisbane, QLD

Daniel Champagne
Friday 15th June – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 16th June – Tea Club, Nowra, NSW
Sunday 17th June – Rhythm Hut, Gosford, NSW
Friday 22nd June – Lush Factory, Tilba, NSW

Devil Goat Family String Band
Sunday 17th June – The Lomond Hotel, Melbourne, VIC

Ella Belfanti
Saturday 16th June – Open Studio, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 17th June – The Drunken Poet, Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 21st June – Littlefoot Bar, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 22nd June – The Edinburgh Castle, Melbourne, VIC

Emily Wurramara and Alice Skye
Friday 15th June – Milk Factory, Brisbane, QLD

Emma Davis
Saturday 16th June – Some Velvet Morning, Melbourne, VIC

Eric Bogle
Friday 15th June – Thornbury Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 16th June – Lighthouse Theatre, Warnnambool, VIC

Ess-Em
Friday 15th June – Transit Bar, Canberra, ACT
Sunday 17th June – Dicey Riley’s Hotel, Wollongong, NSW

eüsh
Friday 15th June – 107, Sydney, NSW

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

FolkSwagon feat. Liam Gale & The Ponytails, Lola Sola, Storm & Stone
Wednesday 20th June – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Fox ‘n’ Firkin
Thursday 21st June – The Back Room, Brisbane, QLD

Gabriella Cohen
Saturday 16th June – Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 22nd June – The Bridge Hotel, Castlemaine, VIC

Gaelic Club Trad Month feat. Aisling Vaughan
Friday 22nd June – Gaelic Club, Sydney, NSW

Gaelic Club Trad Month feat. Get Folked
Friday 15th June – Gaelic Club, Sydney, NSW

Georgia Fields, Pheno, Matilda Abraham, Merpire
Friday 15th June – The Newsagency, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 16th June – Smiths Alternative, Canberra, ACT

Green Mohair Suits
Saturday 16th June – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 17th June – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

Gretta Ziller & Andrew Swift
Friday 15th June – Acoustic Picnic, Brookvale, NSW
Sunday 17th June – Lizottes, Newcastle, NSW
Thursday 21st June – Pistol Petes, Geelong, VIC
Friday 22nd June – Light of the Day Festival, Ocean Grove, VIC

Griffin Up Late feat. Lady Lyon, Christine Jane, Estelle Conley, Kay Proudlove
Friday 15th June – Griffin Theatre Company, Sydney, NSW

High Tea feat. Brett Winterford
Thursday 21st June – House Concert, Sydney, NSW

Hinterlandt
Friday 15th June – Halfback Books / Hall’s Books & Records, Sydney, NSW

Honky Tonkin’ feat. King Arthur, James Ellis and the Jealous Guys
Thursday 21st June – Rooks Return, Melbourne, VIC

Hussy Hicks
Friday 15th June – The Stag and Hunter Hotel, Newcastle, NSW
Saturday 16th June – 5 Church Street, Bellingen, NSW
Sunday 17th June – House Concert, Tyndale, NSW
Friday 22nd June – Wheatsheaf Hotel, Adelaide, SA

Illawarra Folk Club feat Brid Harper and Dermot Byrne, Stringline
Friday 15th June – City Diggers, Wollongong, NSW

Jack Carty & Gus Gardiner
Friday 22nd June – Solbar Playhouse, Maroochydore, QLD

Jacob Diamond
Saturday 16th June – The Wheatsheaf, Adelaide, SA

James Bennett
Friday 22nd June – Merewether Garden Sessions, Newcastle, NSW

Joseph Tawadros
Sunday 16th June – Darwin Entertainment Centre, Darwin, NT

John Flanagan Trio
Saturday 16th June – Old Church On The Hill, Bendigo, VIC
Sunday 17th June – Lost Ones Gallery, Ballarat, VIC

Karl Broadie Bunker Showcase
Tuesday 19th June – Coogee Diggers, Sydney, NSW

Kasey Chambers
Friday 15th June – The Cube, Campbelltown, NSW
Saturday 16th June – Rooty Hill RSL, Rooty Hill, NSW
Sunday 17th June – Ulladulla Service Club, Ulladulla, NSW
Thursday 21st June – Seymour Centre, Sydney, NSW
Friday 22nd June – Anita’s Theatre, Thirroul, NSW

Kay Proudlove
Friday 15th June – Griffin Theatre Company, Sydney, NSW
Wednesday 20th June – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Lady Lyon
Friday 15th June – Griffin Theatre Company, Sydney, NSW

Little Wise
Saturday 16th June – Red Mill Studio, Bunbury, WA
Sunday 17th June – Bridgetown Pottery-Restaurant, Bridgetown, WA
Thursday 21st June – Beaufort St Songwriters Club, Perth, WA

Lloyd Spiegel
Friday 15th June – The Skylark Room, Upwey, VIC
Friday 22nd June – Hickinbotham of Dromana, Dromana, VIC

Lyn Bowtell, Andrew Swift, Gretta Ziller
Friday 15th June – The Acoustic Picnic, Brookvale, NSW
Sunday 17th June – Lizotte’s, Newcastle, NSW

Marlon Williams
Friday 22nd June – Forum, Melbourne, VIC

Mark Lucas & The Dead Setters
Friday 22nd June – The Merton Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Medusa’s Wake
Saturday 16th June – Norton’s Irish Pub, Sydney, NSW

Mic Conway’s National Junk Band
Sunday 17th June – Camelot, Sydney, NSW

Mick Daley, Adam Young, Katie Brianna
Friday 22nd June – Marrickville Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

My Friend the Chocolate Cake
Friday 15th June – Capital Theatre, Bendigo, VIC
Friday 22nd June – Blue Mountains Theatre, Springwood, NSW

Old Man River
Saturday 16th June – The Hummingbird, Melbourne, VIC
Friday 22nd June – The Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

Out of Abingdon
Friday 15th June – 5 Church Street, Bellingen, NSW

Papa Pilko And The Binrats
Friday 15th June – Hotel Steyne, Manly, NSW

Perch Creek
Friday 15th June – Miami Markette, Gold Coast, QLD
Saturday 16th June – Star Court Theatre, Lismore, NSW
Sunday 17th June – Pelican Playhouse, Grafton, NSW
Thursday 21st June – The Workers Club, Geelong, VIC
Friday 22nd June, Theatre Royal, Castlemaine, VIC

Richard Perso
Saturday 16th June – Tumut River Brewing Co, Tumut, NSW
Sunday 17th June – The Old Canberra Inn, Canberra, ACT

Rick Hart
Friday 15th June – Drunken Poet, Melbourne, VIC

Sam Buckingham and Timothy James Bowen
Friday 15th June – Rous Mill Hall, Rous Mill, NSW
Saturday 16th June – West End Sessions, Brisbane, QLD
Sunday 17th June – Lennox Sessions, Lennox Head, NSW

Sam Newton
Friday 15th June – The House Dining, Sydney, NSW

Sara Storer & The Sunny Cowgirls
Saturday 16th June – Mount Pleasant Tavern, North Mackay, QLD
Friday 22nd June – Goulburn Workers, Goulburn, NSW

Sarah Blasko
Friday 15th June – The Rosemount, Perth, WA
Thursday 21st June – The Capitol Theatre, Bendigo, VIC
Friday 22nd June – 170 Russell, Melbourne, VIC

Sean McMahon
Sunday 17th June – The Union, Melbourne, VIC

Settin’ The Woods On Fire: A Hank Williams Tribute feat. Brielle Davis, Katie Brianna, Kylie Whitney, Peta Caswell, Smith & Jones
Saturday 16th June – Marrickville Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Shelley’s Murder Boys
Sunday 17th June – The Golden Barley, Sydney, NSW

St. Vincent
Sunday 17th June – Carriageworks, Sydney, NSW

Stiff Gins
Friday 15th June – Boomalli Aboriginal Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW

String Theories
Friday 15th June – Upper Lansdowne Hall, Upper Lansdowne, NSW
Saturday 16th June – Dorrigo Wholefoods, Dorrigo, NSW

The Andy Golledge Band
Sunday 17th June – The Lord Gladstone, Sydney, NSW

The Emerald Ruby
Wednesday 20th June – LazyBones Lounge, Sydney, NSW

The Little Lord Street Band
Friday 15th June – Indi Bar, Scarborough, WA

The Royal High Jinx
Sunday 17th June – Mantra Studio Kitchen and Bar, Yarraville, VIC

The Teskey Brothers
Friday 15th June – Fat Controller, Adelaide, SA
Saturday 16th June – Rosemount Hotel, Perth, WA
Sunday 17th June – Rosemount Hotel, Perth, WA
Thursday 21st June – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW
Friday 22nd June – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW

The Thirroul Pick
Saturday 16th June – The Thirroul Railway Institute Hall, Thirroul, NSW

The Water Runners
Friday 22nd June – The Sebel Harbourside, Kiama, NSW

Tubular Bells for Two
Friday 15th June – Melbourne Arts Centre, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 16th June – Melbourne Arts Centre, Melbourne, VIC
Wednesday 20th June – The Capital, Bendigo, VIC
Thursday 21st June – Horsham Town Hall, Horsham, VIC
Friday 22nd June – GPAC, Geelong, VIC

Winter Moon
Friday 22nd June – The B.East, Melbourne, VIC

Zoë Ryan
Thursday 21st June – Staves Brewery, Sydney, NSW

Friday Folk Flashback

“Red and Gold” – Fairport Convention

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