RED CARPET: The 2015 NCEIA Dolphin Music Awards will be held at the Ballina RSL Club o Tuesday, September 8, from 7pm.
RED CARPET: The 2015 NCEIA Dolphin Music Awards will be held at the Ballina RSL Club o Tuesday, September 8, from 7pm. Marc Stapelberg

This week's gig guide

Today - September 3

  • Bangalow Hotel: Tex Perkins and Murray Paterson 7pm
  • Beach Hotel, Byron Bay: The Soul Shakers 8.30pm
  • Italo Australian Club Lismore: Cedar Guitar 2015 Country Music Awards opening night 7pm
  • Lismore Jazz Club City Bowlo: George Washingmachine + Feel the Manouche 7.30pm
  • Lismore Golf Club: Summerland Rockers 7pm
  • Nimbin Hotel: Bonez 6.30pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba: Neil Anderson 8.30pm
  • Slipway Hotel, Ballina: Matt Buggy 7pm
  • Tattersalls Hotel, Lismore: Front bar - Cole Cox Love Joy 6.30pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Andy Jans Brown 7pm
  • Timber Slab Factory, Mullumbimby: The Biggest Little Town Choir 6pm
  • Treehouse at Belongil: Blakboi 7.30pm

Tomorrow - September 4

  • Ballina Hotel: King Parrot 9pm
  • Ballina RSL Club: First floor - Colleen Hewett Black and White tour 8.30pm
  • Bangalow Hotel: Jess Pumphrey 7.30pm
  • Beach Hotel, Byron Bay: Red Bull Party featuring Safia 5pm
  • Byron Bay Brewery: Twisted Hiphop with Juxta Thought + Nocturne 7.30pm
  • Cherry Street Sports Club, Ballina: Surf Report 7.30pm
  • Commercial Hotel, Casino: Sabotage 8pm
  • Dunoon Sports Club: Sound Sessions with James and friends 7pm
  • Ginger Pig Byron Bay: Gingery Fridays DJs 8pm
  • Henry Rous, Ballina: DJ B-Rett 9.30pm
  • Hotel Brunswick: Josh Lee Hamilton 7pm
  • Italo Australia Club Lismore: Cedar Guitar 2015 Country Music Awards 7pm
  • Lismore City Bowling Club: Electric Avenue + DJs Lucious Deed and Roger 9.30pm
  • Lismore Workers Club: Main Lounge - Two Men and a Lady 7.30pm
  • Mullumbimby ex-services Club: Clelia Adams, Ray Essery, Terry Gordon 7pm
  • Mullumbimby Farmers Market: Walrus & The Carpenter 8am
  • Nimbin Hotel: Kelli Gang 7.30pm
  • Ocean Shores Tavern: Northern Sounds Karaoke 7.30pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba: Ford Brothers 9.30pm
  • Saltbar Beachbar and Bistro, South Kingscliff: Adam Brown 8.30pm
  • Shaws Bay Hotel Ballina: Johnny Horace 7pm
  • Slipway Hotel, Ballina: Pink Zinc 8pm
  • Tattersalls Hotel, Lismore: Matt Stillert 5pm; Rod Murray 8pm
  • The Channon Butter Factory Tavern: The Hoochers 7.30pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Ragga Jump 7pm
  • Treehouse at Belongil: The Short Fall 7.30pm
  • Wharf Bar and Restaurant, Ballina: Harry Nichols 7pm
  • Woodburn Bowling Club: Dinki Di Country Tour 7.30pm

Saturday - September 5

  • Alstonville Farmers Market: Liora Lalita Claff 9am
  • Ballina Hotel: DJ Rhys 9pm
  • Ballina RSL Club: Boardwalk - Kelly Penny 6.30pm
  • Bangalow Hotel: Jon J Bradley 7.30pm
  • Beach Hotel, Byron Bay: Sapote 9pm
  • Byron Bay Brewery: House of Shem + Anthony B 3pm
  • Cherry Street Sports Club, Ballina: Sky Daddy 8pm
  • Commercial Hotel, Casino: Slingshot Jack 8pm
  • Commonwealth Hotel Casino: Northern Sounds Karaoke 8pm
  • Ginger Pig Byron Bay: Stepping Out DJ Bango 8pm
  • Goonellabah Tavern: Harry Nichols Band 9pm
  • Henry Rous, Ballina: Dirty Channel 9.30pm
  • Hotel Brunswick: Khanage 7pm
  • Italo Australia Club Lismore: Cedar Guitar 2015 Country Music Awards 7pm
  • Lismore Workers Club: Main lounge - Bourkenbacks 7.30pm
  • Lismore Workers Sports Club: Greg Groovy 6.30pm
  • Mary G's, Lismore: Sky Daddy 9.30pm
  • Mullumbimby Ex-Services Club: Don Walker + Band + Jimmy Dowling 7.30pm
  • Nimbin Hotel: Matt Stillert 6.30pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba: A Little Province 9.30pm
  • Phoenix Rising Café, Nimbin: Alan & The Upstart 12pm
  • Saltbar Beachbar and Bistro, South Kingscliff: DJ Ben 8.30pm
  • Slipway Hotel, Ballina: Sunsets by Susan pop-up exhibition fundraiser 4.30pm
  • Tattersalls Hotel, Lismore: Reud Moon, Thundergod of the Multiverse, Quazi Snith and The Dominques 7.30pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Eddie Boyd & the Phatapillars 7pm
  • Tintenbar Hall: Nice Verdes 7.30pm
  • Treehouse at Belongil: Katia Demeester 7.30pm
  • Wharf Bar and Restaurant, Ballina: Luke Bennett 7pm

Sunday - September 6

  • Beach Hotel, Byron Bay: Ragga Jump 4.30pm; Elementals 8pm
  • Byron Bay Markets: Ilona Harker and her Occasional Gentlemen, Guy Kachel and Juzzie Smith 8am
  • Cherry Street Sports Club Ballina: Ballina Country Music Club with Check 2 Country 12pm
  • Club Lennox: Acid Bleed 4pm
  • Hotel Brunswick: A Little Province 4pm
  • Italo Australian Club Lismore: Cedar Guitar 2015 Country Music Festival 10.30am
  • Lighthouse Beach Cafe, East Ballina: James Ross 1pm
  • Nimbin Hotel: Samskara Radio 4pm
  • Nimbin School of Arts: Orkeztar Lizmore 2pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba: Ford Brothers 2pm
  • Phoenix Rising Cafe, Nimbin: Cosmic Bliss 10am; Wall of Love 12pm
  • Rappville Hotel: Lockie and Joe 12pm
  • Shaws Bay Hotel Ballina: Mossey Rocks 1pm
  • Sphinx Rock Cafe, Mt Burrell: Daryl James 1pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Writers at the Rails with Daniel Pearson and Scott Wings 2pm; Kiara Jack & the Jills 6.30pm
  • The Royal Hotel Casino: Duo + Surf Report 11.30am
  • Treehouse at Belongil: DJ Wilderest and Friends 5pm
  • Wardell By the River Hotel: Toke 3pm, Rob Saric 5.30pm
  • Wharf Bar and Restaurant, Ballina: Matt Armitage 3pm

Monday - September 7

  • Beach Hotel Byron Bay: Pistoleros 7pm
  • Ginger Pig Byron Bay: Reggae night 8.30pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Adam Brown 7pm

Tuesday - September 8

  • Ballina RSL Club: first floor - 2015 NCEIA Dolphin Music Awards 7pm
  • Bangalow Hotel: Brackets open mic 7.30pm
  • Beach Hotel, Byron Bay: Open mic night 8pm
  • Ginger Pig Byron Bay: Salsa lessons 6pm; Salsa party 8pm
  • Lismore Workers Club: Platinum Bar - The Little Big Project 7.30pm
  • Lismore Golf Club: Summerland Rockers 7pm
  • New Brighton Farmers Market: Ilona Harker 8am
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Jon J Bradley 7pm

Wednesday - September 9

  • Beach Hotel, Byron Bay: Musical bingo 8pm.
  • Byron Theatre: Spike & Isabella instrumental and acappela music 7pm
  • Cafe Oska, Byron Bay: Talent Spotting 7.30pm
  • Cherry Street Sports Club Ballina: Free trivia 7pm
  • Ginger Pig Byron Bay: Open mic 7pm; Elena B Williams 8.30pm; Open mic 10pm
  • Henry Rous, Ballina: Jason Delphin 6.30pm
  • Lismore Golf Club: Hooked on Swing dance lessons 6pm
  • Slipway Hotel Ballina: Ballina Cup Calcutta hosted by Gary Kleise 6pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: The Ruckus 7pm


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