A rite of passage for countless emerging musicians, CIT’s annual MICFest is set to take place once again this Wednesday. Both the performers on stage and the technical crew working the lights and sound are made up of CIT students putting their newfound skills to the test. It’s free entry and a fantastic way to catch the newest local musical talent.
Indie pop outfit Sesame Girl is celebrating the launch of their new single ‘Leave’ this Friday at The Basement in Belconnen. So too, Lucy Sugerman is launching her new EP hurt that’s man made at UC Hub on Saturday alongside Parklands and Zuko.
Smith’s Alternative’s Summer Series rolls on this weekend with performances from The Cashews and Victor Martinez Parada. sideway’s weekly band night is back this week as well, with Slowbeard, Rental Snake and Upper Body Denim to supply the tunes on Thursday night.
- Lunchbox Acoustic: Kim Yang @ City Walk – 12:00 pm
- Wesley Lunchtime Concert @ Wesley Music Centre – 12:40 pm
- Old Timey Wednesday @ Smith’s Alternative – 4:00 pm
- Canberra Shanty Club @ Smith’s Alternative – 6:30 pm
- MICFest @ The Basement – 7:00 pm
- Leisa Keen & John Mackey, Chris Harland @ The Boardwalk – 7:30 pm
- Pro Jazz Jam @ Molly – 8:30 pm.
- Lunchbox Acoustic: O Christmas Trio @ City Walk – 12:00 pm
- SW Band night pres. Slowbeard, Rental Snake, Upper Body Denim @ sideway – 6:00 pm
- Live & Local: Escapado @ Harmonie German Club – 7:00 pm
- Transista Groove Album Launch @ The Basement – 7:00 pm
- Grenade Jumper @ The Basement – 7:00 pm
- Llewellyn Osbourne @ National Press Club – 7:00 pm
- Thursday Jams with Tash Eloise @ Blackbird Canberra – 7:30 pm
- St. Sinner EP Launch @ UC Hub – 8:00 pm
- Bourbon Street Late Night Jazz: The Zackerbilks @ Molly – 9:30 pm.
- Lunchbox Acoustic: JEP Trio @ City Walk – 12:00 pm
- Smith’s Irish Jam @ Smith’s Alternative – 5:00 pm
- Loosen Up: Hot Foot @ Lonsdale Street Cafe – 5:00 pm
- The Prettirinas @ The Boardwalk – 5:30 pm
- Live Music @ Magoo’s Cafe & Bar – 6:00 pm
- LESS @ Dairy Road, Fyshwick – 6:30 pm
- Sesame Girl ‘Leave’ Single Launch @ The Basement – 7:00 pm
- AXIS, Bad Lunar, Chins @ The Basement – 7:00 pm
- Lillian Albazi @ National Press Club – 7:00 pm
- Sheldon Keys @ Blackbird Canberra – 7:00 pm
- Mikelangelo & The Black Sea Gentlemen @ Canberra Theatre Centre – 7:30 pm
- Daniel Champagne @ The Street Theatre – 7:30 pm
- Bouzoukia @ The Boardwalk – 8:00 pm
- Friday Night Live @ Polish White Eagle Club – 8:00 pm
- Pierce Brothers, Steph String @ UC Hub – 8:00 pm
- Moondog @ Dickson Taphouse – 8:00 pm
- Hip Hop Takeover ft DAY1 @ Fiction – 9:00 pm
- Community ft Jordan Brando @ ONE22 – 9:00 pm.
- Smith’s Summer Series: The Cashews @ Smith’s Alternative – 2:00 pm
- Lanzwel @ Old Canberra Inn – 2:00 pm
- Viktor Rufus & Friends @ Gang Gang Cafe – 7:00 pm
- Phish + Phreak’s Drag Takeover @ The Boardwalk – 7:00 pm
- Pantera, White Zombie, KYUSS Tribute Show @ The Basement – 7:00 pm
- The Summer Soul Shakedown @ Polish White Eagle Club – 7:30 pm
- Lucy Sugerman EP Launch w/ Parklands, ZUKO @ UC Hub – 8:00 pm
- Northbourne, Alien Abduction, Highland Light @ Pot Belly Bar – 8:00 pm
- A Special Night of Fun @ Clubhouse Kaleen – 8:00 pm
- Two Blondes + A Bloke @ Smith’s Alternative – 9:30 pm
- CHS pres. Null (Live) @ sideway – 10:00 pm.
- Ahlan wa’ Sahlan @ Smith’s Alternative – 12:00 pm
- Canberra Big Band Collective @ Harmonie German Club – 1:30 pm
- Wesley Music Scholars: Sound Unseen @ Wesley Music Centre – 3:00 pm
- Avalanche, Hence The Testbed, Clarity Of Chaos, Highland Light @ The Basement – 3:00 pm
- Smith’s Summer Series: Victor Martinez Parada @ Smith’s Alternative – 3:00 pm
- Hope Wilkins @ Dickson Taphouse – 4:00 pm
- Molly House Band @ Molly – 6:00 pm
- Creswick, Sophie Maurice @ Gang Gang Cafe – 6:00 pm
- Alivan Blu @ Smith’s Alternative – 6:00 pm.
- Lunchbox Acoustic: Orfeevi Ritmi @ City Walk – 12:00 pm
- Lunchulele @ Smith’s Alternative – 12:30 pm.