12 July 2018

The RiotACT Gig Guide (7 - 13 February)

| Nathan Gubler
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Photo supplied by Jack Biilmann. Check out The Bronze Whalers and many more at the Untapped Festival at The George Harcourt Inn, starting on Saturday from 11 am.

Check out The Bronze Whalers and many more at the Untapped Festival at The George Harcourt Inn, starting on Saturday from 11 am. Photo: Supplied by Jack Biilmann.

Featured in the Gig Guide this week is coastal bard Jack Biilmann’s band, The Bronze Whalers, who are playing this Saturday at The George Harcourt Inn as part of the Untapped Festival of Beer & Music. Other bands featuring throughout the day include Thirsty Merc, James Southwell Band and Marji Curran Band, to name a few.

One of Canberra’s biggest bands of the past few years, Fun Machine, will be making a brief return to the stage on Friday night at the Phoenix from 8 pm, while the UC Refectory will be hosting a big show to wrap up O Week with Tune In UC, featuring The Rubens, Slow Turismo and Dalmacia.

On Saturday check out Unlocking the DOORS at the Basement, a tribute show to one of the great bands of the 1960s, while With Heavy Heart V commences at Transit Bar from 7 pm, a night of death metal tuneage featuring Illimitable Doctor, The Maledict and more. Noise pop muso Kellie Lloyd from Brisbane (of Screamfeeder fame) will also be performing at The Front from 8 pm, with Canberra bands Oranges and Different Types of Spiders.

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Check out our Gig Guide for upcoming world-class live music showcasing local talents, Australian artists, and international musical acts at some of the best venues in the country. Find out about the latest gallery and exhibition openings, new restaurants, all-day cultural events, family-friendly activities, and so much more. There truly is something on offer for everyone, no matter what tastes and interests you have.

Our What’s On page details the shows, events, and activities taking place over the coming days. We make it easy to plan your week, with all of the vital information in one place: when, where, who, and why.

So, get your diary ready and start making plans. It’s time to explore Canberra’s lively events calendar, and get the most out of life in our wonderful city.

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