Melbourne Gig Guide

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The Wandering Lamb’s gig picks, the ones we’re going to.  Click on the artist name for music videos/sounds and then click on the venue to book tickets.  For all gig reviews and live photo galleries, visit our Live Experiences and Live Experience Photos section.

Friday, 29th AprilMRMS
Prince Bandroom 
If you like Florence & The Machine, Chvrches, Purity Ring

 the smithsFriday, 29th April
Tribute to The Smiths, 30th Anniversary of "The Queen is Dead"
Corner Hotel
If you like The Smiths!!!

Friday, 29th Apriltwin haus
Twin Haus
If you like Radiohead, The Verve, Muse (early)

Saturday, 30th AprilMusic-Matt-Corby0
Matt Corby
Palais Theatre
If you like James Vincent McMorrow, Angus Stone, Bon Iver

Saturday, 30th April Pretty-City-press-pic
Pretty City, Hedge Fund 
The Workers Club 
If you like Tame Impala, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Ha The Unclear

Thursday, 5th MayOf_Monsters_and_Men
Of Monsters and Men, Gordi
Palais Theatre
If you like The Lumineers, Mumford and Sons, The Paper Kites

Thursday, 5th Maymanor-the-band
MANOR, Cousin Tony's Brand New Firebird, JP Klipspringer
If you like Window Speak, Broadsheet, The Magnetic Zeros

Friday, 6th Mayhinds-postpone
HINDS, Gabrielle Cohen, Loose Tooth
Northcote Social Club
If you like Speedy Oritz, Girlpool, Sleater-Kenney

Friday, 6th May
Cable Ties, The Pink Tiles, Karli White & Asps, Synthetics, Plaster of Paris DJ's
Old Bar
If you like Joy Division, The Kills, Blood Red Shoes

Saturday, 7th Maythe pretty littles
The Pretty Littles, guest TBA
If you like The Libertines, Jimmy Eat World

Saturday, 7th MayTinpan-Orange
Tinpan Orange, Jim Lawrie 
Toff in Town 
If you Like Angus & Julia Stone, Norah Jones

Sunday, 8th Maytwin-peaks-copy-2
Twin Peaks
The Curtin 
If you like The Libertines, Kurt Vile

Tuesday, 10th Maym83-solitude-new-song-listen-stream
The Forum
If you like Empire of the Sun, The Big Pink, RATATAT

Thursday, 12th May (other dates available, check official site) rufus-shot
RUFUS, Bob Moses  
Festival Hall 
If you like Client Liaison, Washed Out

Friday, 13th Maylittlemay_lead
Little May
Maxx Watt's
If you like Julia Stone, Fleetwood Mac, Mumford and Sons

Saturday, 14th Maythedronespic
The Drones
170 Russell
If you like The Birthday Party, Swans, Sonic Youth

Thursday, 19th Mayfn-tired-lion (1)
Tired Lion
Northcote Social Club
If you like L7, The Smashing Pumpkins, Pixies

Friday, 20th MayCast-uk-tour
Corner Hotel
If you like Jake Bugg, Ocean Colour Scene, Frank Turner

Wednesday, 25th Mayalexwatts
Alex Watts
Grace Darling Hotel
If you like Neil Finn, Ryan Adams

Friday, 27th Mayalex gow
Alex Gow & Dan Kelly
Thornbury Theatre
If you like Elliot Smith, Damien Jurado, Andrew Bird

Friday, 10th Junelast dinosaurs
Last Dinosaurs
Newtown Social Club
If you like Wild Nothing, Two Door Cinema Club, San Cisco

Friday, 10th Junekate martin
Kate Martin, Stonefox, Aeoro
Workers Club
If you like Emiliana Torrini,

Saturday, 11th JuneDMAs
DMA'S, Green Buzzard
Corner Hotel
If you like Oasis, Arctic Monkeys, Gang of Youths

Friday, 17th JuneBritish-India2
British India
170 Russell
If you like Ball Park Music, Broken Social Scene, The Decemberists

Saturday, 18th Junewe lost the sea
We Lost The Sea
The Old Bar
If you like Explosions in the Sky, Mogwai, Hammock

Sunday, 19th Junesavages2016
Corner Hotel
If you like Warpaint, PJ Harvey, Siouxsie and the Banshees

Thursday, 23rd Junegarrett-swervedriver-splash
Corner Hotel
If you like Polish Club, We Lost The Sea, Tame Impala

Friday, 24th JuneTheLivingEnd-offiical-Hi-Res
The Living End
Forum Theatre
If you like Royal Headache, Green Day, Simple Plan

Wednesday, 6th Julyglassanimalspress
Glass Animals
170 Russell 
If you like Jack Garratt, Grizzly Bear, Chet Faker

Wednesday, 20th Julypeter bj
Peter, Bjorn and John
Corner Hotel
If you like The Shins, Passion Pit, Phoenix

Friday, 22nd Julyat the drive in
At The Drive-In
Forum Theatre
If you like Black Flag, Fugazi, Rage Against the Machine

Friday, 22nd July1401x788-MarkLanegan_SteveGullick_1
Mark Lanegan Band
The Croxton
If you like Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, The War on Drugs, The Afghan Whigs

Saturday, 23rd Julythe kills
The Kills
Forum Theatre
If you like Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Duke Spirit, Dum Dum Girls

Tuesday, 26th Julylapsley-1
If you like James Blake, Lorde, Oh Wonder

Tuesday, 26th Julythe-internet-promo-2015-650x400
The Internet
170 Russell
If you like Sneaker Pimps, Frank Ocean, Martha Topley-Bird