LAST FRIDAY : Well the Putbacks proved they are the best FUNK band in the Universe. Its gotta be said , they are one of the tightest, sharpest, most dynamic musical units ever to exist. They PUT it all BACK where it belongs and had it sitting on the groove all night long . Up the stairs the music fans came to worship the grooves these guys were putting down and on the dance floor we were getting down . It was a funkadelic ,cinematic, dance floor romping joy ride . Thank you to The PUTBACKS . 5 funkin STARS ***** They will be back!
NEXT FRIDAY : THE MELTDOWN are coming to set our souls a flutter with their brand of Country Soul OR is it Soul Country or soulful RnB with a country flavour . Simon Burke is Melbourne’s answer to Dan Penn but with keyboard chops to boot . He’s the hammond player the singer and the songwriter and with a band of some of Melbourne’s finest musos . Have a listen to this beautiful song . If you haven’t yet seen this band this is the gig you should come to before they head off to Europe in November . Book here for the MELTDOWN
BAR: All going good behind the bar , thanks to Elsie and Sarah for last weeks party . We were thinking it might be time to move the mulled cider on and even the Monte Carlos and get some spring fling drink happening . Any suggestions are very welcome , send us your fav spring drink … firstname.lastname@example.org
SEE-YA: So its a yasou from us for another week and a big thanks to those who have signed into the book and come up the stairs . And for those who haven’t signed in the book but still receive these emails , happy days !
FRIDAY OCTOBER 5th : Kylie Auldist .. All i can say is the Tickets are selling super fast for Melbourne’s very own queen of soul so get yours quick ! BOOK here for KYLIE
FRIDAY OCTOBER 12TH: CHARM of FINCHES (Have a listen here) are coming up the stairs . After their sell out CD launch last month we are so excited about this gig . In between school and final exams we are very lucky to have these amazing talented gals grace the Red stage .. Oh and along with special Guests Kate and Nat from Coda Chroma ( have a listen to one Kate’s beautiful songs) AND very very special guest 12 yr old local sensation VIOLET KELLY at 8pm ..What a beautiful Femme Folk night this will be folks .Book here for Charm of Finches
FRIDAY OCTOBER 19TH: Cookin On 3 Burners with STELLA ANGELICO .. one word ‘EXCITING’ and another 2 words, ‘Quick book’ . …Book here for CO3B with Stella Angelico
FRIDAY OCTOBER 26TH: Dr Hernandez are coming back to cure what ails you with some Cumbia, Boogaloo and some old fashioned Reggae .. Book your appointment now !Doctors appointment
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 2ND: The Duetting Damsel – Album Launch Part One ..Tanya -Lee Davies is bringing us her Duetting Damsel gig with some fine gentlemen friends of her’s .. Matt Walker , Benny Peters ,Continental Robert Suez , Alex Buxton and Steve Lucas .. Its a ‘BOYS BOYS BOYS sing DUETS with Tanya-Lee’ night . After Tanya’s sell out Elvis GIRLS GIRLS GIRLS show ..This gig will be another sell out for sure . Cant wait !! Bookings not open yet but you can check out the beautiful poster with a click of a button .
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 9TH: ZULYA and the Children of the Underground ..Fresh back from their amazing tour of Russia this will be a spectacular gig of fine fine Music .BOOK here for Zulya and while your doing that have a listen here.
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 23RD: BARRY MORGANS Christmas Meltdown . Its never too early for Christmas ..
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 30TH: Its a Belmar Record release . Its a TRINGLE launch . Thats three new tracks from 3 different Belmar Record acts . FLIP YOUR WIG , BOOF and The amazing MONIQUE SHELFORD . It’ll be big .
FRIDAY DECEMBER 7TH: Ross McLennan and the New World Orchestra are coming back to amaze us with their beautiful big band sound . I’ve also heard ‘Biddy Connor’ will be playing something special before hand . Don’t Miss this gig .
FRIDAY DECEMBER 14TH : LAST gig for the year until we re-open in March ..AND we are so very ,very excited that Melbourne’s Best Party Band ‘JAZZ PARTY’ are coming .. Thats Loretta Miller ( who opened the club on the 1st June all those months ago ) along with the gorgeous Darcy McNulty and their band of cracker musos . We will be going out with a Bang-ity-BANG ..
Check out our website for a better look at the posters here www.kastoriamusicclub.com and for more info on the music !