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

Paper Thin w/ Smacked Youth + dave + Okin Osan + Bonza
Celebrating the release of their EP, Living With. Being Without., the legends that are Paper Thin are putting on a huge all ages show. While I have your attention, you should sign this petition for Newcastle City Council to create or support an all ages live music venue in Newcastle. 

When: Friday 1st December 6:30pm
Where: The Commons (all ages, no drugs or alcohol)
Tickets: $10 entry

photo by Brooke Tunbridge

photo by Brooke Tunbridge

Food Court w/ Wavevom + Muddy Chanter
Touring their album Good Luck. I recently saw Food Court at Newtown Festival and until then, I'd forgotten how much I loved their sound. Check out the event page and give the album a listen before you go.

When: Saturday 2nd December 7pm
Where: The Cambridge Hotel
Tickets: ticketbooth

The Nah w/ NTL Landmarks + treasuretroves + Von
Wollongong soft punk outfit are bringing their debut EP Sensitivity from one steel city to another. 

When: Saturday 2nd December 8pm
Where: Hamilton Station Hotel
Tickets: price TBA


MEZKO w/ Skyepaint + Soviet X-Ray Record Club + Foemen
MEZKO EP Launch! I also caught them at Newtown Festival and they were awesome. It's free entry too, so a pretty good way to spend your Sunday. Get there early for some killer supports. Head to the event page for more info.

When: Sunday 3rd December 8pm
Where: The Cambridge Hotel
Tickets: FREE

Wilson and the Castaways w/ Fox n Firkin + Operation Ibis + Sailors Grave + Semen and Garfuckel + James Bunn and Dane Tutty + Catholic Guilt + Billy Puntton
Starting at 2pm, there'll be acoustic acts out in the sunshine, then it'll move inside for the rest of the east coast folk/ska punk acts!

When: Sunday 3rd December 2pm
Where: Lass O'Gowrie Hotel
Tickets: FREE