TWISK is back and so is the music.
Get some Hammond Combo @Memo, Mentals @Espy, new talent Brooke Taylor @Memo and a Sunday gig with Bad Seeds original Hugo Race also @Memo, plus kids program @linden.
This Week in St Kilda
Paul Williamson’s Hammond Combo @ Memo
Tuesday 8 January, 8.30 pm
After a 15-years at The Rainbow Hotel, Paul Williamson’s Hammond Combo now plays Tuesdays at the Ember Lounge. $10
Tix and info
Brooke Taylor with Jess Parker @ Memo
Wednesday 9 January, 8.30 pm
After a sold-out single launch in December, Brooke’s back at the Ember Lounge with her full band. Support from the garage blues trio Jess Parker and the Troubled Waters. $20 YouTube
Silverfox Social: Round 3 @ Memo
Thursday 10 January, 7.00 pm
A party and gig combined. These have been getting good crowds. With Cornerstone w/ Debra Byrne, Geraldine Quinn, Hive Park & DJ Silverfox $25
Khabib Nurmagomedov @ Palais
Friday 11 January, 6.30
If Mixed Martial Arts are your thing, you’ll know about Khabib Nurmagomedov. From Dagestan, he holds the longest undefeated streak in MMA with 27 wins.
Bona Fide @ St Kilda Beach
Saturday 12 January, 12 pm – 10 pm
Bob Sinclair and an entourage of house music heavyweights on the St Kilda foreshore. Featuring Joey Negro and Sneaky Sound System. $91+
St Kilda Foreshore, 15 Lower Esplanade, St Kilda
Mental As Anything @ Espy
Saturday 12 January, 8.00 pm
Too Many Times, Too Many Times … The Mentals are still delivering a great pub gig of beer drinking anthems. $33
Hobsons Bay Coast Guard @ Espy
Saturday 12 January, 8.00 pm
Four-piece psych-surf act riding their way across infectious pop hooks and eclectic song styles. Free
Pause with Jacka VC @ Cemetery
Sunday 13 January, 2 pm – 3 pm
Celebrate the life of Albert Jacka, the first Australian to be awarded the Victoria Cross in WWI and also a former St Kilda Mayor. Followed by afternoon tea at the Town hall
St Kilda Cemetery, Dandenong Road, St Kilda East
Hugo Race/Michelangelo Russo @ Memo
Sunday 13 January, 5.00 pm
Founding member of the Bad Seeds and the Australian 80s cult band The Wreckery, Hugo Race returns to St. Kilda with long-time collaborator Michelangelo Russo providing spaced out harmonica and electronics. $20
NGV Kids on Tour @ Linden
Tuesday 8 to Sunday 13 January 2019, 11 am – 4 pm
Free drop-in kids activity inspired by current exhibitions at the NGV exploring creative new ways to Make Believe
Kids treasure hunt @ Linden
Until Sunday 13 January 2019, 11 am to 4 pm
Visit the Linden Postcard Show 2018-19 exhibition and pick up copies of our free treasure hunt kids activity. Draw mini masterpieces and solve the treasure hunt along the way!
Meet the Linden Postcard Show Winners @ Linden
Friday 18 January, 2 pm – 3 pm
Join Linden New Art Curator Juliette Hanson in conversation with this year’s Linden Postcard Show winners. Free, bookings preferred.
Midsumma @ Theatre Works
From 19 January
Truly Madly Britney starts a rainbow of Midsumma theatre and performance at the Acland Street venue.