Top 5 Gigs to go to this week, by Brooke Tunbridge / by Brooke Tunbridge

Dorsal Fins
Their biggest tour to date, Dorsal Fins are bringing their live show to the main room of The Cambridge after the release of their album Digital Zodiac.

When: Thursday 23rd March
Where: The Cambridge Hotel
Tickets: ticketbooth

Safe Hands w/ Have/Hold + Sail On! Sail On! + The Dershwins
Sail On! Sail On! are travelling from Perth and are “ready to trade vinyl for vegan snacks”. Newcastle act Safe Hands have released Tie Your Soul To Mine which was longlisted for the 2016 Australian Music Prize. Joining these bands is Have/Hold hailing from Melbourne, and Newcastle four piece The Dershwins.

When: Thursday 23rd March
Where: Lass O’Gowrie Hotel
Tickets: free entry

Birds of Tokyo  
Birds of Tokyo toured capital cities with the release of their album Brace and are now bringing their show to regional towns. The tour coincides with the release of their single “Harlequins”.

When: Saturday 25th March
Where: The Cambridge Hotel
Tickets: sold out

Jen Buxton Residency w/ Benjamin Louttit (Safe Hands)
Jen Buxton will perform two sets, with support from Benjamin Louttit from Newcastle band Safe Hands (mentioned above).

When: Sunday 26th March
Where: Hamilton Station Hotel
Tickets: free entry

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Sarah Christine EP Launch w/ Liliana Crane + Georgina Grimshaw
I recently sat down and spoke with Sarah about the making of her EP and she was so visibly excited for this launch. You can read my chat with her here, and catch Sarah, her guitar and mesmerising voice at Peppertown Café in Mayfield this Sunday.

When: Sunday 26th March
Where: Peppertown Café
Tickets: trybooking