Music - What's On
Date

Thursday 2 October

Time

6.30pm

Venue

Burrinja Café

Admission

$50 (Includes meal and reading)

Dining with Spirit

Dine with the spirits in a fun and friendly atmosphere - featuring professional healers, psychics, mediums, tarot readers and other alternative professionals.

Cost: $50 includes a meal, drink of choice and a 15 minute session with your chosen professional. Please book early as places are limited - phone Burrinja Cafe on 9754 5707.

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Date

Friday 3 October

Time

Doors 6.30pm Show 8.00pm

Venue

Burrinja Café

Admission

Tickets $20 on the door

Roy Orbison & The Legends of Rock

Joe is a Melbourne tribute artist beyond compare, who impersonates many of the greatest musical artists of our time. Joe Piastrino performs his authentic and unbelievable tribute show, Roy Orbison & the Legends of Rock at Burrinja Café.

Embodying the heart and soul of the greats that he pays homage to Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly the Drifters, Dion and The Belmonts, Paul Anka, the Drifters and more! Joe not only looks like the greats, but lives, breathes and brings back to life all the greats in image, character and voice. To see and hear Joe is to believe and be transported back to a time when music was in its purist form.

For table bookings call Burrinja Cafe on 9754 5707.

Date

Saturday 4 October

Time

8.00pm

Venue

Burrinja Cafe

Admission

$10 (Tickets at the door)

Mojo Mafia

If you love your blues and rock n' roll then this is a must see.
Consisting of four of Melbourne's most experienced musicians, Mojo Mafia will be playing songs from their fabulous original debut album "Southbound Train", as well as other popular blues and rock n' roll classics which are all played in their own unique style.

Because of their love for the type of music they play, Mojo Mafia consistently delivers a powerful and high energy performance and due to their experience do it in a smooth and polished manner. This band plays with enthusiasm, feel and emotion, so if you're passionate about your blues and rock n' roll, then come and see one of Melbourne's best - "Mojo Mafia".

For table bookings call Burrinja Cafe on 9754 5707.

 

Date

Sunday 5 October

Time

1.30pm - 4.30pm

Venue

Burrinja Café

Admission

FREE ENTRY

Paul Jamieson

English/Jamaican Paul Jamieson has been a part of the Melbourne music scene for some years, more often as part of the successful Jazz Quartet “Sugar Blue”.

Having travelled much of Australia Paul has found success in various formats, from Childrens Music (8 albums) through to music producer for feature films.

Paul’s music is nearly always a distinct blend of rootsy grooves, jazz and a touch of pop.

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Date

Tuesday 7 October

Time

7.30pm

Venue

Burrinja Café

Admission

$15/$12, MPA Members $10

Mountain Pickers Association

Victorian audiences and pickers have an opportunity to partake in a regular musical event in the Dandenong Ranges area. The Mountain Pickers Association is attracting strong audiences to its monthly bluegrass meetings at Burrinja Cultural Centre.

This week features Fat Chance

The structure of the evening is a blackboard concert with a paid feature band on the night. Entry to the evening costs $15.00/$12.00 and members of the newly formed Mountain Pickers Association are charged $10.00.

For table bookings call Burrinja Cafe on 9754 5707.

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Date

Thursday 9 October

Time

7.00pm

Venue

Burrinja Café

Admission

$5 (Tickets at the door)

Brew

Mix it up and play with experienced musicians in a relaxed setting, hosted by Michelle Chandler.

Be there at 8pm to put your name on the blackboard to perform 3 songs (or 15 mins). Bring charts if you can. There is a list of songs the musicians can play from which you can choose if you prefer.

For table bookings call Burrinja Cafe on 9754 5707.

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Date

Sunday 12 October

Time

Meals from 6pm

Venue

Burrinja Café

Admission

$15 (Tickets on the Door)

35's Band Night

After many inquires Burrinja Cafe is excited to create a night of ‘live’ music, food and friendly social atmosphere for people who would like somewhere to meet or make friends of the same age and shared interests. We will be playing music from groups and artists you grew up with such as Van Morrison, Sting, Bob Marley, Stevie Wonder and will also be open to music suggestions.

35's Band Night will feature the house band Osmosis playing a selection of your favourites every Sunday Night.

Date

Sunday 12 October

Time

1.30pm - 4.30pm

Venue

Burrinja Café

Admission

FREE ENTRY

Arnold Tihema's Alchemy

Arnold Tihema's Band, Alchemy are an assembly of Australia's finest players. Sensitive, dynamic, skilful and in the groove at all times.

Steve Wells, an engine-room drummer, capable of some very delicate touches. On guitar, Chris Moore plays his subtle licks and stabs inside the rhythm section, emerging with a weeping or a blistering solo, when called upon.
Mike Gold on Sax squeezes his liquid notes into the entire confection that is Alchemy. But who, other than the best, will do for 3 of the most in-demand Session Voices in the Southern Hemisphere?

For table bookings call Burrinja Cafe on 9754 5707.

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Date

Friday 17 October

Time

8.00pm

Venue

Burrinja Cafe

Admission

$20 (Tickets at the door)

Fiona Boyes

Australian Blues guitarist and singer, Fiona Boyes, has been variously described by reviewers as a ‘musical anomaly’, ‘Bonnie Raitt’s evil twin’, or simply as ‘scaring the hell out of me’.

'I ain’t never heard a woman finger-pick a guitar like that since Memphis Minnie. She’s the best gal guitar player I heard in more than 35 years.'  - Delta pianist & Blues Hall of Fame Legend ‘Pinetop’ Perkins

For table bookings call Burrinja Cafe on 9754 5707.

 

Date

Thursday 23 October

Time

8.00pm

Venue

Burrinja Cafe

Admission

$15 (Tickets at the door)

Bruce Rogers and Stax the Didgeman

International performer Bruce Rogers teams up with one of Melbourne’s most respected players, Stax, in a concert featuring guest musicians who complement the sounds of the didgeridoo creating a colourful, musical feast.

Featuring special guests: Mary Knights-Rutten (Cello) Divine Light Orchestra and Tracey Roberts (Keys/Vocals)

For table bookings call Burrinja Cafe on 9754 5707.

 

Date

Friday 24 October
Friday 31 October

Time

8pm

Venue

Burrinja Café

Admission

$15 on the door

Claymore

Presented by Ranges Concert Lounge
Claymore’s reputation as outstanding entertainers and one of this country’s best Celtic Rock Bands, has led them to perform at many concert venues and festivals, as well as many live radio and television performances in Australia and overseas. With a mixture of traditional Scottish and Irish music and modern self penned Celtic rock, the band represents the best of new age Folk Music with outstanding musicians, great songs and one of the funniest front men in the business.

Through a diverse and unique mix of sounds featuring guitar, mandolin, fiddle, military snare, the highland bagpipes and even a didgeridoo, it is little wonder Claymore are one of Australia’s most popular festival acts. A festive extravaganza for Ranges Concert Lounge’s Christmas Bash and last concert for 2013. Don’t miss it!

The Ranges Concert Lounge is held on the last Friday of every month featuring great music in the relaxed and friendly, intimate atmosphere of the Burrinja Café in Upwey. The cafe/bar has a wide variety of delicious food so you can come along and have dinner there before or during the show.

For table bookings call Burrinja Cafe on 9754 5707.

Date

Saturday 25 October

Time

7.30pm

Venue

Burrinja Café

Admission

$20 (Tickets at the door) 

Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes

Mainstay of the Melbourne Jazz Scene, Pippa Wilson, will be leading Jazz Notes through standards, swing, ballads, Latin and contemporary songs in a special one-off performance

Jazz Notes play events ranging from intimate affairs to larger shows in configurations from duo to septet, with or without a vocalist. Our repertoire includes jazz standards, swing, ballads, Latin and contemporary songs.

In the past year, Jazz Notes has played at regional jazz festivals, corporate events and music venues including Burrinja Café.

For table bookings call Burrinja Cafe on 9754 5707.

Date

Sunday 2 November

Time

1.30pm - 4.30pm

Venue

Burrinja Café

Admission

FREE ENTRY

Arnold Tihema's Alchemy

Arnold Tihema's Band, Alchemy are an assembly of Australia's finest players. Sensitive, dynamic, skilful and in the groove at all times.

Steve Wells, an engine-room drummer, capable of some very delicate touches. On guitar, Chris Moore plays his subtle licks and stabs inside the rhythm section, emerging with a weeping or a blistering solo, when called upon.
Mike Gold on Sax squeezes his liquid notes into the entire confection that is Alchemy. But who, other than the best, will do for 3 of the most in-demand Session Voices in the Southern Hemisphere?

For table bookings call Burrinja Cafe on 9754 5707.

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Date

Friday 7 November - Sold Out
Sunday 9 November

Time

8.00pm

Venue

Burrinja Cafe

Admission

$25 (Tickets at the door)

 

Come Together

Phil Smith presents the music of his all time favourite band, The Beatles, in a musical extravaganza at Burrinja Cafe

Joining him once again will be Keyboard maestro Cres Crisp, Steve Marriott's ex Drummer Fallon Williams the third, and very special guest Neil Quinlan on guitar and vocals. This amazing line-up promise a Magical Mystery Tour through the Fab's repertoire, utilising great vocals and some unplugged arrangements of classic songs. Book now as these shows always sell out quickly.

For table bookings call Burrinja Cafe on 9754 5707.

 

Date

Friday 14 November - Selling Fast

Time

8.00pm

Venue

Burrinja Black Box

Admission

All Tix $33


Steve Kilbey - From The Church (solo)

Following recent sell out tours of the USA with The Church, a 30th anniversary performance at the Opera House with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, polymath and modern day renaissance man Steve Kilbey is now touring Australia with his solo show featuring over 33 years of hits.  

Steve Kilbey has had an impressive career as a musician, painter, writer, poet, dispenser of arcane wisdom and much loved national treasure. A songwriter of many musical tongues, from the sprawling guitar thunderstorms of The Church, to the opiated psychedelic vision of his solo recordings.

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Steve Kilbey will also be performing at The Montrose Town Centre on Saturday the 15th of November.

Date

Sunday 16 November

Time

1.30pm - 4.30pm

Venue

Burrinja Café

Admission

FREE ENTRY

Juke Street

Juke Street is a country blues group featuring slide resonator guitar and more often than not Greg Hunt’s superb fiddle and mandolin.  Their new album “Home Too Far Away” showcases the variety and energy with which the band performs.
From Robert Johnson to Crosby, Stills and Nash, Juke Street perform many of your old favourites in their inimitable and refreshing style, as well as original compositions inspired by trials and triumphs and the love of the blues.

Your toes won’t stop tapping, and you will want to dance!

Date

Friday 28 November

Time

8.00pm

Venue

Burrinja Cafe

Admission

$15 (Tickets at the door)

Miss Lizzy & The Night Owls

With a band consisting of only Melbourne's finest and grooviest musicians, Miss Lizzy & The Night Owls musical talent and diversity shines through in their original songs.

No groove or rhythm that filled the airwaves in the 1950s or 60s has been left untouched.

Held together by searing sax solos, authentic guitar tones, heartwarming Hammond organ, an unbreakable drum and bass combination and the most powerful female vocalist in town, Miss Lizzy & The Night Owls are fast proving themselves as the best vintage soul and rock n roll band going around!

For table bookings call Burrinja Cafe on 9754 5707.