What’s happening in Bris?
Thursday evening Brisbane tape label Kight are taking over Barbara for a local showcase. On the bill is Sunshine Coast lo-fi soloist Arjuna Gabbard as well as Brissy alt-rockers Twinfolds. So if you’re after a bit of raw local talent, then slide on in for a crackin’ house beer and some stellar talent.
Geelong boys ORB are making their way up to Bris for the release of their debut record “Naturality”. Imagine Black Sabbath meets Frank Zappa and you’ll start to get an idea of the fuzzey psych rock that will be oozing from our brother venue The Foundry this Friday. With supports The Gametes and Kitchen Floor, it’s set to be a phat time.
Oh boy, get yourselves prepped because Saturday eve is packed with goodies to tantalize your earholes. The annual Valley Fiesta is taking place in various locations are Fortitude Valley and this year celebrates the events 21st birthday! With all public stages free and open for all ages, it’s a fantastic opportunity to support the local scene and get the kids out of the house and out seeing some live music. With the bill consisting of acts such as The Creases, The Jungle Giants, VOIID, The Jensons and Concrete Surfers just to name a few, there’s something for everyone, so come get involved. However if you’re in need of a Halloween fix then Crowbar and Netherworld have got you covered, as they join forces for their free event “Nightmare on Brunswick St.” With ghoulish face painting and an array of haunting live acts gracing various stages in the venues throughout the night, it’s sure to be a screamer of a night. And last but not least, Sydney metalcore lads Northlane are thrashing The Brightside’s outdoor car park stage for the Brisbane show on the Australian leg of their “Mesmer” world tour. With local mates Deadlights supporting along with Erra and Sworn in from the Americas, it’s sure to be a melodic meltdown of chaos and cheers. So, no matter what vibe you’re looking for Saturday night, the Valley has your back. Come get amongst the local scene and let out some steam from the week.