For the second year running, Greazefest Kustome Kulture Festival Melbourne was held last weekend at Sandown Racecourse. Just like year, it drew rockers, billies, dancers and generally people who love the 1950's scene encompassing music, culture and lifestye including lots of bands from overseas and local Australian ones, hotrods and Kustoms cars, Miss Pin Up & fashions, merchandise and... [Read More]
Submitted Aug 14, 2015 - 12:22 PM by Jitterbug -
My first visit to Greazefest Festival in Brisbane after hearing so much about it from all my Melbourne rockabilly friends who have attended it in past years. Greazefest is run by Lori Lee and her small band of helpers, and I believe it has been staged in Brisbane for at least the last 15 years or so. It has grown over the years obviously and has now been staged at a large venue at Rocklea... [Read More]
Submitted Aug 03, 2015 - 3:24 PM by Jitterbug -
It's fun checking out the 1950's style R&R and rockabilly music and dance scene in Brisbane. Haven't been to many places yet but slowly and surely I shall find out more. There is quite a vibrant live music scene in Brisbane ranging from hotel & pub venues such as the Morrison hotel, retro style music hall called Leftys, dance school venues and of course bowls clubs and Rugby league clubs.... [Read More]
Submitted Jul 11, 2015 - 9:39 AM by Jitterbug -
My first visit last weekend to "Cooly Rocks On" rock & roll music festival since it was staged about 4 or 5 years after the previous "Wintersun" festival stopped being staged in Coolangatta.
Everything I have known or heard about Cooly Rocks On was on show last weekend. There was merchandise galore, the usual hotrods, Kustoms and specialty cars on display and cruising on the... [Read More]
Submitted Jun 10, 2015 - 1:07 PM by Jitterbug -
I have just received the total for this years 2015 Good Friday Appeal after the rattle tins were counted.
Thank you to all who attended in helping us raise a grand total of $17,515.20!!!
Hope to see you all again next year.
Submitted Jun 01, 2015 - 10:48 PM by Suzie -
A BIG thanks to Faye, Larry and members of the Hamilton Rock and Roll Club for a fantastic week-end of music and dance. We arrived Friday evening and headed out to the "meet and greet" at their club rooms and were warmly welcomed with dancing to CD's on the jukebox and a shared supper. Saturday morning was demo dancing for all who wanted to join in at the Performing Arts centre, with passing... [Read More]
Submitted May 26, 2015 - 8:50 PM by ChrisR -
Three in a row this weekend for The Detonators. Friday night August 28th The Ferntreegully Hotel 8:30-11:30pm,Saturday August 29th night we get in the van and head back to Bendigo to play the Golden... [Read More]
Submitted Aug 26, 2015 - 10:14 PM by Dogsby Hocks -
Friday 28th August. Maroondah Club. Mt Dandenong Road. East Ringwood, Melways Ref.50 A7. Playing 7:30pm-11:30pm. Rock & Roll, Country, Line Dance. Large Dance Floor. All Requests Are Welcomed.... [Read More]
Submitted Aug 25, 2015 - 12:28 AM by BIQUE -
The Strayhorns are back at their old haunt the Murrumbeena Park Bowls Club for a big night of Retro-Swing, Rock n Roll, Jazz and Big Band Classics on Saturday 26 September at 7.30pm. The eight-piece... [Read More]
Submitted Aug 24, 2015 - 8:56 PM by Strayhorn -
Itchy Fingers will kick off Adrian's new dance venue, Buckley Park Bowls Club, 111 Cooper St Essendon on Fri 4th Sept. Come along and check out this great new venue set in a lovely park, big dance... [Read More]
Submitted Aug 24, 2015 - 3:43 PM by joceb -
East Burwood Reserve, 298-336 Burwood Hwy, East Burwood (Melway 62 C7) Band from 8:30pm. - 10:30pm. NO BYO DRINKS. Drinks available at members prices. Info & bookings 0452 211 860
See y'all... [Read More]
Submitted Aug 24, 2015 - 12:37 PM by TBPlayer -