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


BIG VACATION TOUR: Mathas w/ Omar Musa + P.Smurf + Rapaport + Talakai + Dawn Laird + Jacquie Lomas + Kale + Mac Da Villain
Sydney's Big Village Records have teamed up with Newcastle Music Collective to bring you a night of Australian hip-hop with a massive line-up of talent. Check out the event page for more info.

When: Friday 27th October 7:30pm
Where: The Cambridge Hotel
Tickets: ticketbooth or $15 on the door

Jones The Cat w/ Dun Robin  + Stranger Than Friends
Jones The Cat recently took out first place in the UniSounds National band competition, and are putting on a show at the lass tonight to celebrate!

When: Friday 27th October 8:30pm
Where: Lass O'Gowrie Hotel
Tickets: free entry

SNAKE PIT: The Peep Tempel w/ Dumb Punts + White Blanks + Dazed + Pickle Rick
An event that's worth the drive- Snake Pit is back and along with the solid line-up, will have the mini skate ramp, ping-pong tables and giveaways up for grabs including boards, clothing, new music and drinks. Ticket info below, check out the event page for any more info.

When: Friday 27th October 8pm
Where: Proud Mary's (207 The Entrance Rd, Erina)
Tickets: oztix

Saskwatch w/  Hachiku 
The Melbourne band have released their fourth album Manual Override and are ready to celebrate by taking it on tour! Buying a ticket pretty much guarantees you'll have a good time because Saskwatch shows are always so much fun. 

When: Saturday 28th October 8pm
Where: The Small Ballroom
Tickets: oztix

Byren w/ Joey Equine & The Glue Factory + Hypnofuzz + The Pits
Presented by Newcastle Music Collective. Get your tickets here or on the door.

When: Saturday 28th October 7pm
Where: The Stag & Hunter Hotel
Tickets: $10 entry, buy tickets online here