> AA = all ages; 19+ = licenced; AA/19+ = all ages/licensed (if you're underage, don't be stupid and sneak a drink!)
> Time listed is for doors unless otherwise noted. You can assume the rock will start 30-45 min after doors open.
> If two prices are listed the first is for advance tickets and the second is the door price. If one ticket price is listed, chances are it may be a bit more at the door.
> Most ticket outlets charge a service charge - local stores charge a buck or two, online ticketing outlets charge a bit more, and Ticketmaster usually charges $5-10 per ticket.
> Ticket info tagged on to show listings. See below for ticket location codes.
> NEW = new or edited listing
10/09 - Craig Cardiff, Goodnight Boy, Carla Hartsfield @ The Rainbow (76 Murray Street) - 19+/9pm/$20
10/14 - Tyler Ward and more @ Ritual - AA/19+/7pm/$20 - VT, TF
10/16 - The Misfits, She Demons, Brain Damage @ Bronson Centre Theatre - AA/19+/6:30pm/$35 - VT, TW
10/17 - Caym, World War 4, Plague Wyrm @ Dominion Tavern - 19+/9pm/$8
10/18 - Chic Gamine and more @ Zaphod Beeblebrox - 19+/8pm/$10 - VT, TF
10/18 - Bond Girls, Bike Thiefs, Suki @ Ritual - 19+/8pm/$10
10/19 - Career Suicide and more @ Pressed - AA/19+/8pm/$10 - VT, TF
10/19 - KEN Mode, Life In Vacuum, Hamn @ House of TARG - 19+/9pm/$12
10/21 - The Zolas, Rose Quarts and more @ House of TARG - 19+/9pm/$10 - VT, TF
10/23 - K.I.D., The Beaches, The Strain @ House of TARG - 19+/9pm/$10 - VT, TF
10/24 - Beyond Creation, Bookakee, The Observer Effect, Infiltration, Death Wish, Isometric @ Mavericks - AA/7pm/$15/$17 - VT, bands
10/24 - The Standstills, Say Yes, Eagleson @ House of TARG - 19+/9pm/$10 - VT, TF
10/25 - Vanna, Like Pacific, Rarity, neighbours., Mayfield @ Ritual - AA/19+/6pm/$13 - VT, bands, TF
10/31 - Forevermore, Here Comes Bigfoot, The Great Diversion, Maou Mindu, Earthworks @ House of TARG - AA/9pm/$10/$13 - VT, bands, TF
11/01 - Rockalily Burlesque, The Mansfield Brothers, Nightshades and more @ babylon - 19+/9pm/$12/$15 - VT
11/07 - Diarrhea Planet, Music Band, The Boreds @ House of TARG - 19+/9pm/$10 - VT, TF
11/08 - Xavier Rudd and The United Nations @ Bronson Centre Theatre - AA/19+/7pm/$35 - VT, TF
11/10 - Dirty Dishes, Stove and more @ House of TARG - 19+/9pm/$8 - VT, TF
11/13 - La Armada, Bloodnail, Sharp and more @ Secret Basement Show - 19+/7pm/$7 - VT, TF
11/13 - Solids, Wild Moth @ House of TARG - 19+/9pm/$10 - VT, TF
11/14 - Hawksley Workman, Fiona Bevan @ Bronson Centre Theatre - AA/19+/7pm/$32.50 a - VT, TF
11/17 - KATAKLYSM, INSURRECTION, DIABHOLICO, VENATOR @ Mavericks - 19+/7pm/$20/$25 - VT, bands
11/19 - Surfer Blood and more @ House of TARG - 19+/9pm/$13 - VT, TF
11/21 - Protest The Hero: Kezia X Tour and more @ Bronson Centre Theatre - AA/19+/7pm/$29.50 a - VT, TF
11/21 - Elliott BROOD and more @ Ritual - 19+/8pm/$20 - VT, TF
11/23 - PINE, Dead Leaves, Tensile, Slip @ Ritual - AA/7pm/$10 - VT, bands
11/23 - Hey Rosetta!, Yukon Blonde @ National Arts Centre - AA/19+/7:30pm/$29
11/23 - An evening with Machine Head @ Ritual - 19+/7pm/$25 - VT, TF
11/25 - Jon and Roy, Good For Grapes and more @ Zaphod Beeblebrox - 19+/8pm/$12 - VT, TF
11/26 - Taggart and Torrens @ Ritual - 19+/8pm/$15 - VT, TF
11/27 - Matthew Good, Scott Helman @ National Arts Centre - AA/7pm/$29.50 a
11/27 - Bahamas, The Weather Station @ Bronson Centre Theatre - AA/19+/7pm/$32.50 + - VT, TF
12/04 - Great Lake Swimmers and more @ Bronson Centre Theatre - 19+/8pm/$25 - VT, TF
12/05 - Modern Baseball, PUP, Jeff Rosenstock, Tiny Moving Parts @ Ritual - AA/19+/6pm/$20 - VT, TF
12/12 - Between The Buried And Me, Enslaved, Intronaut, Native Construct @ Bronson Centre Theatre - AA/19+/6pm/$30 - VT, TF
12/20 - Half Moon Run, Folly The Hunter @ Ritual - 19+/9pm/$22.50 a - VT, TF
01/13 - Enforcer, Warbringer, Cauldron, Exmortus @ Ritual - 19+/7pm/$20 - VT, TF
05/06 - Suicide Girls - Blackheart Burlesque @ Bronson Centre Theatre - 19+/8pm/$29.50-1 - VT, TF
Please take a look at the venue page for all the pertinent addresses, bus routes, and booking numbers for your favourite area venues.
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