Saturday, May 26, 2018

GIG GUIDE : Thursday 23 May 2018 to Wednesday 30 May 2018

A ROLLING STONE, 579 Colombo St: Thursday 7pm – Open Mic. Friday 8pm – Friday Night Rock Down. Saturday 8pm – Live music. Monday 6pm – Quiz. Tuesday 7pm – Open Mic. Wednesday 7pm – Trad Session & Irish Language Lessons.
ARMADILLOS, Colombo St: Saturday 9pm – Imaginary Friends.
BARETTA, St Asaph St: Friday 7pm – Live music; 10.30pm – DJ. Saturday 9pm – DJ Double Header.
BILL’S BAR, Halswell Rd: Thursday – Mickey Rat Karaoke. Friday 7pm – Live music. Sunday 6pm – Mickey Rat Karaoke.
BISHOP BROTHERS, Farrington Ave: Sunday 3pm – Mandi Miller.
BLUE SMOKE, Woolston Tannery, Garlands Rd: Thursday 8pm – Fantine with Oval Office SOLD OUT. Friday 8pm – Darren Watson ‘Too Many Millionaires’ LP Release Show, tix @dash. Saturday 8.30pm – Soul Train, tix @dash. Sunday 7pm – Jazz Jam with Sumo, tix @dash.
BOO RADLEY’S, Victoria St: Thursday 7.30pm – Wilson Dixon Comedy.
CARLTON, Papanui Rd: Thursday 9pm – Topia Duo. Friday 10pm – Corner Sounds. Saturday 10.30pm – Cropduster. Sunday 5pm – James Hart. Monday 6.30pm – Quiz with Regan & Susie. Tuesday 8pm – Comedy. Wednesday 8.30pm – D’Sendantz Duo.
CASA PUBLICA, Armagh St: Friday 5pm – El Guitarro; 8.30pm – Dwight Caldwell. Saturday 9pm – Ash-S.
CASHMERE CLUB, 50 Colombo St: Sunday Sessions 4pm – Absolut duo.
CHRISTCHURCH CASINO, Victoria St: Friday 6pm – Blackie; 9.15pm – Eddie Simon. Saturday 7pm – Southfield; 10.15pm – Smoothtalk. Sunday 5.30pm – Lonesome Sue.
CHRISTCHURCH FOLK MUSIC CLUB, Irish Society Hall, Domain Tce: Sunday 7pm – The Port Hillbillies. Members $10/Non $15.
DARKROOM, St Asaph St: Thursday 9pm – Autu’mnw’inter 2018 Spring Break feat. Laura Lee Lovely and Instant Fantasy plus Misfit Mod (D), $10 entry. Friday 9pm – DOG Power’s Leaving Party, $10 entry. Saturday 7pm – Nasty Women Comedy Show, tix @eventfinda; 8pm – Wax Chattels Christchurch Album Release, tix @utr.
DUX CENTRAL, Poplar Lane: Friday 5pm – Getset/Soul Trader. Saturday 2pm – Matty Smith; 9.30pm – Aleon. Sunday 2pm – El Guitarro.
EMPIRE, St Asaph St: Thursday 9pm – DJ. Friday 10pm – DJ. Saturday 10pm – DJ.
FAT EDDIES, cnr Hereford St & Oxford Tce: Thursday 5pm – Sam Hitchens; 7.30pm – Cam Finlay Quartet; 10pm – All Girl Big Band. Friday 5pm – Georgie & the Vajazzlers; 8.30pm – Mantra of Groove; Midnight – Sarena & the Pocket Change. Saturday 6pm – Soul Dweens; 8.30pm – Uptown Shakedown; Midnight – The Tail Feathers. Sunday 4pm – Hamish Smith Trio,
FINNEGANS IRISH PUB, PREBBLETON: Friday 8pm – Traditional Session.
GARDEN BAR CAFE, 110 Marshland Rd: Saturday 6pm – Vintage Blue.
HELL FIRE CLUB, cnr Oxford St & Norwich Quay, Lyttelton: Friday 8pm – Bill Direen & guests, $10 entry.
HORNBY WMC, Carmen Rd: Saturday 4.30pm – Eddie Simon; 8pm – Medium Rare. Sunday 2pm – Brendan Dugan 50th Anniversary Family & Friends Show, limited tix $20.
ISAAC THEATRE ROYAL, Gloucester St: Friday, Saturday 7.30pm – Beyond the Barricade. Monday 8.30pm – Seether. Tickets @ticketek.
LYTTELTON RECORDS, Ferry Rd: Friday 8pm – Emily Fairlight ‘Mother of Gloom’ Album Release, tix @utr.
MACKENZIES HOTEL, Pages Rd: Friday – Mammoth. Saturday – Free Juke Box.
MAINSTREET SPORTS BAR, Rangiora: Sunday 3pm – Live music.
MAK TAVERN, Kainga: Friday – Sign of the Firebird. Saturday – Muncheez. Sunday – Unhinged.
MICKY FINNS, Hereford St: Friday & Saturday – Live music.
OAK n FERRY, Ferry Rd: Friday – I Alone. Saturday – Mammoth.
PIERSIDE CAFE & BAR, Marine Pde: Saturday 9pm – Hot Gossip.
RANGIORA RSA, Victoria St: Sunday 3.30pm – DnD Duo (aka Dateless n Desperate).
RICHMOND WMC, London St: Saturday 7pm – Rockabella. Sunday 3pm – I Alone.
SAS CLUB, Hills Rd: Saturday 7pm – DnD Duo (aka Dateless n Desperate).
STOCKXCHANGE, Marshland Rd: Friday 7pm – Misfitz. Saturday 7pm – Set in Stone.
SULLIVANS IRISH PUB, Lincoln Rd: Friday 9pm – Willie McArthur. Saturday 9pm – LStephen McDaid Wed 7pm – Willie’s Open Mic.
TEMPS HORNBY, Goulding St: Friday 8.30pm- Set in Stone. Saturday 8.30pm – DV8. Wednesday 7pm – Mickey Rat Karaoke.
THAI CHEFS, Riccarton Rd: Thursday to Wednesday 9pm – Resident DJ & Karaoke.
THE BOG IRISH BAR, Victoria St: Thursday 10pm – Live Music. Friday – Flat City Brotherhood. Saturday 8pm – Live music. Sunday 5.30pm – Black Velvet Acoustic. Tuesday 7pm – The Jameson Session. Wednesday 8pm – Karaoke Night.
THE CRAIC IRISH BAR, Riccarton Rd: Friday – Dance Floor Transformers. Saturday – Live music. Tuesday – Quiz Night. Wednesday – Karaoke with DJ Chick.
THE CUBAN, St Asaph St: Thursday 6.30pm – Live music. Friday – Live music. Saturday 8pm – Live music.
THE EMBANKMENT TAVERN, Ferry Rd: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 7pm – Punk v Metal feat. 72 Drift; The Snake Behaviour; Gormukilliodokus; The Deep Six; Neutralizer; Nofix; Decimated King; Voice of the Black Pharaoh; Mental Fatal; BusPuncher; Christless; Sawdust; DeathCall; Bad Surfers; Men An Tol; Carradine Choke, c/c.
THE EQUESTRIAN HOTEL, Hornby: Friday 7pm – Karaoke.
THE FOUNDRY BAR, Ilam Rd: Saturday 8pm – The Iron Maidens, tix @tickmetmaster.
THE MILLER BAR, Lincoln Rd: Thursday 7pm – Learn to Rock n Roll. Friday 9.30pm – Old Skool. Saturday 9pm – Flat City Brotherhood. Wednesday 8pm – Karaoke with Lance Kiwi.
THE PAPANUI CLUB, EMBERS BAR, Sawyers Arms Rd: Friday 7.30pm – Davey Backyard. Saturday 7pm – HeadRush Duo.
THE PIANO, Armagh St: Tuesday 7.30pm – Music Alive feat. local wind trio, xylophone, piano, violin and vocals. $10 entry. Saturday 8pm – Kurt Elling Quintet, tix @dash.
THE WAVE BAR, Marine Pde: Thursday 8.30pm – Karaoke. Friday 8.30pm – DJ. Saturday 8.30pm – Live music.
TRENCHES, CHCH RSA, Armagh St: Friday 6.30pm – Elizabeth Braggins. Sunday 5.30pm – Janice Gray with Bob Heinz & Mike Kime.
TREVINOS BAR, Riccarton Rd: Friday 9pm – Hannah & Sam.
WOOLSTON CLUB, Hargood St: Saturday 7.30pm – The 10 Guitars Show. Sunday 1pm – Kids Karaoke (Sports Bar); 2.30pm – Canterbury Brass (Whitfords).