Gigs Local

Top 5 Upcoming Local Gigs You Really Don’t Want To Miss

Words By: Laurent Shervington
Image Credit: The Bakery Facebook Page


May 9th – The Final Curtain

This is it! The last ever event at the Bakery and its sure to be as entertaining as it is emotional.

With 2 stages and over 20 bands playing on the night, you owe to yourself to give the Bakery one last goodbye kiss.

May 9th –  “FOAM’s Fucking Off ” Party with Doctopus, Dream Rimmy and Kashikoi at The Bird

While its assured FOAM are not actually breaking up (phew), they will be taking a few months off from playing the live music circuit and what better way than to throw a huge party! With supports acts like Doctopus and Dream Rimmy, who needs enemies??!!

May 15th/May 16th – Aborted Tortoise Mojos/TheBird

Aborted Tortoise will be celebrating getting their first EP on wax with a 2 night launch party with great local bands like Thee Gold Blooms, PUCK and The Pissedcolas joining in on the fun.

May 23rd- GIZZFEST at The Rosemount

Holy sheet what an amazing night this will be! Not only are everyones favourite fuzzed out freaks King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard playing/hosting this event but they’vebringing with them an INSANE lineup of local bands. From local psych- grunge lads Psychedelic Porn Crumpets to post-hardcore punk poets Shit Narnia this night is going FREAKIN IMMENSE.

May 30th – Earthrot with Ratking, Warthreat, Cursed Earth and Truthseeker at Babushka

Do you like punk or metal? Do you like insane live shows? Are you a fan of Emu Export ($5 at the bar)? If you answered yes to any of those questions then I strongly recommend you head to Leederville on this Saturday night to catch hardcore heros Ratking and ultra heavy Earthrot in action!