BENDIGO HOTEL GIG GUIDE

BENDIGO HOTEL

BAND ROOM, BEER GARDEN, BAR & KITCHEN, BAND ACCOM

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The City

W/The Vestige, Colour & Shade and Kings Within
rock

With a new lineup and brighter fire in their eyes, they have been tirelessly spreading their infectious brand of high energy, positivity fuelled and crowd building shows alongside the likes of Young Lions, Chasing Ghosts, Deadlights and Feverspeak to name a few. Adding some hard hitting, previously unheard additions to their set from the unreleased LP, if you haven't seen the boys before, there has never been a better time than this! Buy tix...


Get your Primitive Punky Pumpin Ugly Muscles

W/Killsnitch engage, Bloodofito, Hangoverdose, Pissbolt, Umbilical tentacle, Primitive calculators
Grind / Noise / Punk / Rock

Doors open at 8pm / tickets $10 @ entry Killsnitch engage 08:15 - 08:30, Bloodofito 08:50 - 09:10, Hangoverdose 09:35 - 09:55, Pissbolt 10:15 - 10:40, Umbilical tentacle 11:00 - 11:40, Primitive calculators 12:00 - late!!! Read more...


Furious George

W/Unbeliever, In Deception, He Who Seeks Vengeance
Rock / HC / Metal

Starting the new year off red hot, local boys from Furious George will be hitting the stage, accompanied by a well rounded lineup featuring Unbeliever, In Deception and He Who Seeks Vengeance. Start off 2018 the right way and come on down to support some fantastic local talent. Presale $10 + BF At the door $15 Buy tix...


The Go Set

W/Australian Kingswood Factory, Ramshackle Army, Wolfpack, Udder Ubductees
Punk / Folk / Rock

Australia Day Eve. The Go Set have created a sound of its own by combining traditional folk instruments with distorted punk guitars & timeless rock n roll energy. The band has performed at Australia's best venues & festivals such as the Forum Theatre, Falls Festival, Pyramid Rock, Queenscliff Music Festival, Port Fairy Folk Festival, Apollo Bay & St. Kilda Festival. Read more...


Spirit Of Fire Fest - Claim The Throne

W/Myridian, Blunt Shovel Atra Vetosus, Stormtide, Espionage, Behold the Defiant, GRUDGE
Metal

CLAIM THE THRONE – ON DESOLATE PLAINS – OUT NOW! "Devastating, epic, scorching" - The Rockpit "If Claim the Throne's 2013 release 'Forged In Flame' was a step in the right direction, then their new record On Desolate Plains is set to absolutely destroy souls as they take their folk infused melodic death metal even further." - Metal Obsession Buy tix...


The Bendi's 8th Birthday!

W/POWER! NO CLASS, ENZYME, STIFF RICHARDS, HANNY J
Punk and Rock

To Celebrate the 8th year of The Bendigo Hotels' mad bands and good times! We have joined forces with some incredible Punk and Rock Talent to make sure it is an absolute Rager. Come check out The Mighty rock Sharpness of POWER! NO CLASS bring the anthems of the street. ENZYME, STIFF RICHARDS will be locking down the garage, HANNY J opening up with her incredible acoustic talent! Read on...


130 - THE BLACK ALBUM TOUR

W/MOSES CARR, HONEYBUCKET
Alternative / electro / pop

130 are BACK. We'll be playing only b8ngers from the last couple of 130 releases, including Sing, Goddess and Black Album. Joined by old mates Honeybucket and ableton wizard Moses Carr, this night is not to be missed~! Read more...


Lich King (USA)

W/In Malice's Wake, Hidden Intent (Album launch), Harlott, Party Vibez
thrash metal

Lich King (USA) tour our region for the first time belting out grade-A, unapologetically straight-forward thrash metal in the vein of the 80's Bay Area bands such as Exodus, Slayer, and Vio-lence. To date, the band has released five critically acclaimed full-length albums, each of which feature fast, headbangable riffs in modern stomp anthems and a sometimes comedic yet always violent songwriting sensibility. Read on...


Foxtrot

W/The Union (ex Mayweather) Debut show, Greyview, Quaid
Punk Rock

Melbourne Punk Stalwarts, Foxtrot are kicking off their 2018 at the Bendigo, with old/new mates from The Union from Radelaide, who have risen from the ashes of one of Adelaide's finest; Mayweather. Same Dudes, new sound. Bringing extra fun are local upstarts Greyview and Quaid. Read on...


THE LO/JO JIVE FESTIVAL

W/Two Headed Dog, Prehistoric Douche and Redro Redriguez and His Inner Demons
Jive / 70s / festival

Get your rock'n'roll fix at The Bendi featuring Two Headed Dog, Prehistoric Douche and Redro Redriguez and His Inner Demons. The Bendigo will also be hosting a market dedicated to all things vintage, music and official festival merchandise. If sipping on cocktails or drinking quality brew with Dj's spinning your favourite tunes more your thing, head over to Fee Fee's. They'll have you covered.Lo/Jo Jive Festival is about the celebrating the community as a whole. children's theatre and face painting. Nighthawks and Paradise Alley will be hosting guest Dj's and markets. Hip to the groove at the iconic Tote and get a good dose of Soul and Funk from Kylie Auldist, Cook'n on 3 Burners performing with Stella Angelico and Fulton Street. Buy tix...


IRON CHIC (USA)

W/Supports TBA
Punk rock

For the last nine years Long Island New York natives Iron Chic have been one of the most exciting bands in punk rock. Their DIY ethos and heartfelt, catchy sing along choruses have gained them masses of fans all over the world. A mainstay on the European and American punk circuit, February 2018 will see Iron Chic's return to Australia. Latest album You Can't Stay Here, their first release on SideOneDummy Records, addresses the same big questions that have plagued the Long Island punk group from their outset: anxiety, depression, relationships, substance abuse, mortality, life, death, what it all means, why we're forced to experience them. Buy tix...


Fandango

W/Redro Rodriguez & His Inner Demons
Beards, blues & booze baby

Fandango are heading to The Bendigo to bang out a bunch of ZZ Top classic toons Feb 15th! It's a Thursday so there'll be $5 Lemmy's all night! Beards, blues & booze baby! Get down! Joined by Redro Rodriguez & His Inner Demons Free entry!! Bands start 8:30 Read on...


Battle Punx Attak

W/ANTEX ATTACK, wild spears, no class, reaper, STONED TO DEATH, DING DONG DEATH HOLE, GRAVEYARD LUST [QLD]
PUNK / METAL / ROCK / ANARKO 82

The Eternal Battle Nightmare coninues with the thundering clash of steel, flesh, blood and screams of countless Warriors. With one voice. in the blackest of night. they howl. BATTLE PUNX ATTAK. The stealth dagger strike of ANTEX ATTACK, the last of the freedom fighters known as the STONED TO DEATH armoured battalion to still resist the tyranny of the evil skynet machines, as an Ancient iron bell Read on...


Greenleaf

W/SEEDY JEEZUS, HOBO MAGIC (QLD), DON FERNANDO
Stoner Rock!

The legendary Stoner Rockers from Sweden Greenleaf are set to embark on their first ever Australian tour in March 2018. Brought to you by Get On The Stage and Your Mate Bookings! From what started out as a side project for Tommi Holappa from the prestigious stoner rock band Dozer, GREENLEAF has now seen six albums, three record labels (Molten Universe, Small Stone Recordings and currently Napalm Records) Buy tix...


BLACK RHENO - The Final Cult Tour

W/AbuGhraib, Vexation, Neck Grip, Maniaxe, HEADLESS, NEVER, Blunt Shovel
METAL

This March catch Sydney's master's of grind, sludge and groove destroying stages and simply making a huge bloody mess of the place as they take off on a massive headlining Australian tour. Dubbed The Final Cult Tour, this will be you're last chance to catch the lads touring off their debut EP release Lets Start Cult before hitting the studio to lay down their first ever Long Player! Read on...


THUG (sydney)

W/Rust, Those Rat Bastards, Yob Mob, The Knock Backs and The Clinch
Street Punk / Rock / Oi

A Night Of Street Punk And Oi 2! Rogues - Rogues formed in Melbourne, Australia in 2015. The band consists of ex-members from Mouthguard, Footsoldier, The Ramshakle Army and Last Call. Line up THUG, Rust, Those Rat Bastards, Yob Mob, The Knock Backs and The Clinch Read more...


Warhead (Japan). Australia Tour!

W/Supports tba
Japanese hardcore

Warhead. Against in Australia Tour! Blazing Japanese hardcore will touring Australia for the first time. Doing a whirlwind tour up the coast with Blockade, their brutal shows are not to missed. You snooze you lose! More info soon... Friday 20th April - Melbourne Read more...


Sabbat (japan)

W/Guests TBA
metal

Sabbat (japan) - australian east coast tour 2018. The Japanese pioneer and tyrant since 1983 embark on Australian shores finally. Unholy black fire and scythe in hand ready to deliver a deadly blow. Buy tix...


SABBAT (JAPAN) 2ND SHOW ADDED!

W/PERSECUTION, IGNIVOMOUS, CEMETERY URN, BULLETBELT (NZ), ESKHATON
metal

Sabbat (japan) - australian east coast tour 2018 the Japanese pioneer and tyrant since 1983 embark on australian shores finally. Unholy black fire and scythe in hand ready to deliver a deadly blow. Melbourne - sun 20th may 2018 with special guests. Persecution, Ignivomous, Cemetery Urn, Bulletbelt (n.Z.) and Eskhaton Buy tix...


Mortiis (NOR)

W/Supports TBA
Rock / Metal / Industrial

For the First Time in Australia. Mortiis (Nor) is coming to Melbourne for One Show Only. With Special Guests. With a very Special Performance of the Cold Meat Industry Classic Anden Som Gjorde Oppror on show. After Mortiis left Emperor, the Norwegian black metal band he was part of starting, in late 1992, he started Mortiis as a solo project, and released a number of solo records between 1993 and 1999 Buy tix...