LOCAL TALENT: Great Places are a new three-piece band making clean 1960s-style rock with a modern twist. The Byron Bay band will be playing tomorrow Friday with Brisbane’s Dune Rats and Byron Bay’s Skegss, at The Great Northern Hotel.
LOCAL TALENT: Great Places are a new three-piece band making clean 1960s-style rock with a modern twist. The Byron Bay band will be playing tomorrow Friday with Brisbane’s Dune Rats and Byron Bay’s Skegss, at The Great Northern Hotel.

This week’s gig guide

Thursday

  • Ballina RSL Club: Boardwalk - Tallara 7.30pm; first floor entertainment - Kasey Chambers Bittersweet 7.30pm
  • Ballina Twilight Market: Gary Harvey 4pm
  • Bangalow Hotel: Steve Lovelight 7.30pm
  • Byron Theatre: Energy Tune-Up with Less Harris 7pm
  • Hotel Brunswick: Lionhart 7pm
  • Illawong Hotel, Evans Head: Northern Sounds Karaoke 8pm
  • Lennox Hotel: Jam Night 9pm
  • Lismore Heights Sports Rec Club: Square dancing 4.30pm and 7.30pm
  • Lismore Golf Club: Summerland Rockers 7pm
  • Nimbin Hotel: Guy Kachel 7pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba: Totum 8.30 pm
  • Phoenix Rising Café, Nimbin: Joey and Sam 1pm
  • Slipway Hotel, Ballina: Bill Jacobi 7pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: The Barleyshankes 7pm
  • Timber Slab Factory, Mullumbimby: The Biggest Little Town Choir 6.30pm
  • Treehouse at Belongil: Adam Harpaz 7.30pm
  • Woody's Surf Shack, Byron Bay: DJ Pebbles 9pm

Friday

  • Ballina RSL Club: Boardwalk - Lisa Hunt and Band 8.30pm - First Floor Paul Hayman's 50 Years of Legends 7.30 pm
  • Bangalow Bowlo: Latin Hustle 6.30pm
  • Bangalow Hotel: Dr Baz 7.30pm
  • Byron Artisan Market, Railway Park: Jesse Morris 4pm
  • Cherry Street Sports Club, Ballina: Kid's school holiday fun - Polly Esta 4pm; Kids movies 6.30pm; Jeff Massey 7.30pm
  • Club Lennox: Kids Bingo 1pm
  • Eltham Hotel, Eltham: Chris Aronsten 6pm
  • Evans Head Bowling Club: Pink Zinc 7pm
  • Federal Hotel, Alstonville: Khanage 8.30pm
  • Hotel Brunswick: Wandering Eyes Duo 7pm
  • Lennox Hotel: The Tony Fallon Project 9pm
  • Lismore Workers Club: Main Lounge - Check 2 Band 7.30pm
  • Nimbin Bush Theatre: Awake 7.30pm
  • Nimbin Hotel: Fish on Fire 8pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba: The Stained Daises 9.30 pm
  • Phoenix Rising Café, Nimbin: Jolanda Moyle 1pm, Brommers 5.30pm
  • Rappville Hotel: Picking Night 7pm
  • Saltbar Beachbar and Bistro, South Kingscliff: Jon J Bradley 8.30pm
  • Slipway Hotel, Ballina: Glenn Massey and the Thread 8.30pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: The Hombres 7pm
  • Treehouse at Belongil: Tora 7.30pm
  • Wharf Bar and Restaurant, Ballina: Rob DeMasi 6pm
  • Woody's Surf Shack, Byron Bay: Live Music 9pm 

Saturday

  • Alstonville Farmers Market: James Palmer 9am
  • Ballina RSL Club: Boardwalk - Jock Barnes 7pm; first floor entertainment - The Ultimate Bee Gees Holiday Show 7.30pm
  • Ballina RSL Club Bowling Club: Leigh James 5.30pm
  • Byron Artisan Market, Railway Park: Mick McHugh 4pm
  • Byron Beachside Market: Bella Fontes and Pat Tierney 8am
  • Byron Theatre: The Space Cowboy Live! 5.30pm, 8pm
  • Cherry Street Sports Club, Ballina: The Abandoned 8pm
  • Club Lennox: Acid Bleed 8pm
  • Eltham Hotel, Eltham: Romaniacs 1pm
  • Evans Head Bowling Club: Secret Squirrel 8pm
  • Federal Hotel, Alstonville: Turner Dauncey 6.30pm
  • Goonellabah Tavern: Occa Rock 7pm
  • Hotel Brunswick: The Firetree 7pm
  • Lennox Hotel: Mescalito Blues 9pm
  • Lismore Workers Club: Jabiru 8pm
  • Mary G's, Lismore: Push 9.30pm
  • Nimbin Hotel: Soula 8pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba: Sexwax Dj's 9.30pm
  • Phoenix Rising Café, Nimbin: Smiles and Ink 1pm
  • Slipway Hotel, Ballina: Jason Kafoa7pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Dawn Patrol 7pm
  • Treehouse at Belongil: Scrimshaw Four 7.30pm
  • Wharf Bar and Restaurant, Ballina: Stu Black 7pm
  • Woody's Surf Shack, Byron Bay: DJ Adrian Brandello 9pm

Sunday

  • Byron Bay Golf Club: Live music 2pm
  • Byron Theatre: The Space Cowboy Live! 5.30pm, 8pm
  • Chillingham Markets: Favourite Son 10am
  • Club Lennox: Rob Csokas 4pm
  • Coraki Hotel: Jam Session 1pm
  • Dunoon Sports Club: Pluckers and Poets 3pm
  • Eltham Hotel, Eltham: Guy Kachel 1pm
  • Federal Hotel, Alstonville: Wordplay 1.30pm
  • Hotel Brunswick: Jon Toogood 4pm
  • Lennox Hotel: Dan Clark 5pm
  • Nimbin Hotel: Richie Williams 5pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba: Jax 2pm
  • Phoenix Rising Café, Nimbin: Sonic Bliss 10am; Carlie Fairburn and Yosi Chopen 1pm
  • Shaws Bay Hotel, Ballina: Fozzy Bear 1pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Men From Earth 7pm
  • Treehouse at Belongil: DJs 2.30pm
  • Wardell By the River Hotel: Toke 3pm, Rob Saric 5.30pm
  • Wharf Bar and Restaurant, Ballina: Damien Cooper 3pm

Monday

  • Byron Bay Brewery: 4'20' Sound 8pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba: Boog 9.30pm
  • Phoenix Rising Café, Nimbin: Jem Edwards and friends 1pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Leigh James 7pm
  • Woody's Surf Shack, Byron Bay: DJ Oval 9pm

Tuesday

  • Bangalow Hotel: Brackets Open Mic 7.30pm
  • Lennox Hotel: Rob Saric 6pm
  • Lismore Workers Club: Rock n Rebels 7.15pm
  • Lismore Golf Club: Summerland Rockers 7pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba: Nicole Brophy 9.30pm
  • Phoenix Rising Café, Nimbin: The Cruise Brothers 1pm
  • Woody's Surf Shack, Byron Bay: Live DJs 9pm

Wednesday

  • Ballina RSL Club: Jim Fairfull 7pm
  • Cafe Oska, Byron Bay: Talent spotting 7.30pm
  • Dunoon Sports Club: Trivia 6.30pm
  • Fire In The Belly, Lismore: Live local talent 7.30pm
  • Lennox Hotel: Get Quizzed with Rikki Bobbi 7pm
  • Lismore Golf Club: Hooked on Swing dance lessons 6pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba: Scott Day-Vee 9.30pm
  • Phoenix Rising Café, Nimbin: Brommers 1pm
  • Slipway Hotel, Ballina: Stews Trivia 6.30pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Matt Stillert 7pm
  • Woody's Surf Shack, Byron Bay: DJ Nery 9pm       


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