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

The VANNS w/ The Owls + Altai
Hitting the road in support of their new EP Shake The Hand That Picks The Fight. Door sales only.

When: Thursday 6th April
Where: The Cambridge Hotel
Tickets: $10 on the door

Velvet Elevator w/ William John Jr. + Space Carbonara + Voodoo Youth + Maple Moths
Wollongong four-piece Velvet Elevator are heading up the coast after releasing their debut single “Electric Woman” and have got a bunch of supports lined up for their show at The Cambridge.

When: Friday 7th April
Where: The Cambridge Hotel
Tickets: free

Dan Southward w/ Andy Golledge + Caitlin Harnett + Melody Pool
Newcastle based performer Dan Southward and his band are touring his latest release Water & Wine. Tickets are only $10 if you pre-purchase them.

When: Saturday 8th April
Where: The Cambridge Hotel
Tickets: ticketbooth or $15 on the door

All In A Year w/ Speakeasy + Paper Thin + Sleepwell
Newcastle alternative rock outfit All In A Year recently supported Balance and Composure, with new music soon to be released. Joining them are fellow Newcastle band Paper Thin, a four-piece emotive punk band from Brisbane, Sleepwell, and Speakeasy, hailing from Sydney.

When: Saturday 8th April
Where: Hamilton Station Hotel
Tickets: $10 on the door


SOY w/ Hostile Little Faces + Tony King
Central Coast four-piece bringing their surf rock sound to Newcastle. These guys have only been around since April last year and have already played Mountain Sounds Festival, on top of supporting Hockey Dad, Alpine and Skegss.

When: Sunday 9th April
Where: Lass O’Gowrie Hotel
Tickets: free entry