Welcome to Brisbane Unplugged Gigs


Welcome to Brisbane Unplugged Gigs!

Door charge $10
Every Tuesday at New Farm Bowls Club 969 Brunswick St opposite New Farm Park

7.15pm - Blackboard (3x10minute spots)
8.00 - 8.45 pm - First Act
9.00 - 9.45 pm - Second Act
So bring your instruments and your voices! The blackboard segment will be first in first served. There is a full bar and food is available at reasonable prices.

Past Performances - March 2017

Date Performers Information

7th Mama Juju and the Jam Tarts Mama Juju & The Jam Tarts always create a fun, upbeat vibe whenever they perform. Quirky, unique music with jazz, blues, world, folk and rock influences, tight vocal harmonies, exciting song arrangements, instrument swapping, plus a touch of naughtiness and an infectious energy. A Mama Juju & The J..... Read more
Swampfish 'Kim Downs and Liz Hall-Downs have been performing together as both musicians and poets for over twenty years. Swampfish is their latest musical collaboration. Featuring guitar, banjo, autoharp, mountain dulcimer and tight vocal harmonies, Swampfish explores the alternative country terrain of th..... Read more

14th My Nightingale Bringing together diverse backgrounds from Australia, Finland, Sweden and America, expect soul-soothing tunes with luscious vocal harmonies, layers of beautiful strings, and groovy folk rhythms.

Featuring the incredibly versatile vocal talent of award-winning songstress Elly Hoyt (vox/gtr/uke/..... Read more

Norskiosk Eccentrically and purposefully out-of-step with recent musical fashion, Norskiosk create little yet epic compositions that hark back to 70’s lo-fi goodness.

Using only two voices, ukelele and double bass and sometimes a banjo or acoustic guitar (and maybe a top hat), the compositions are dyna..... Read more

21st Cigany Weaver Fusing the passion of gypsy music, the precision of classical, and the spontaneity of jazz, 'Cigány Weaver' create a rich and vibrant atmosphere for both the heart and mind. Front woman, Jo Davie's soaring vocals and enchanting gentle demeanour combine with the fiery violin, dynamic guit..... Read more
The Swing Beans

Come and enjoy the catchy rhythms of acoustic arch top guitars, soaring violin, reverberating bass, and smooth harmony vocals with “The Swing Beans”.

The Beans have reincarnated themselves and are swinging again, playing those infectious songs from the 1920s to the 1950s, some jazz ballads, a..... Read more

28th Alfanant Alfanant is the forming of two great sunshine coast acoustic folk artists Ant McKenna and Alf.

"... a duo consisting of Ant and, you guessed it, Alf. Playing catchy originals in a folk rock vein and featuring strong harmonies, guitars, ukulele and harmonica, this rollicking duo - putting ..... Read more

John Hockings and Ewan MacKenzie play the songs of Tony McKennariey Back in the misty past of Brisbane music, there was a band called Moose Malone and the Country Casanovas. Their stomping ground was the Grizzly Bar at the Stock Exchange Hotel, and for a few years in the late seventies they were a force on the local music scene. They signed to RCA and went south, ma..... Read more


Bug Info

For those of you who don't know it the New Farm Bowls Club is on Brunswick St opposite New Farm Park. It has a great atmosphere, food, good parking, public transport, and a bar and a kitchen, open till 8.00pm. Click HERE to see what's coming up in the next few weeks.
Email the BUg team for more information or to find out about playing at the BUg.
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