Cobra Bar

Week 52

Week 52

Week 52
Day 358–366
16–24 February 2017

Trendy Melbourne lanes, jazz, brutal Bach reinterpretations, epic sold out shows, Austrian prog, indie vibes, solo artists, unexpected gigs, bands from Beijing, cruisy Sundays and a lot of metal. Week 52 marks the successful completion of my 366 Day Project and includes Daniel Tucceri at Northcote Social Club, The Big And Easy Jazz Band busking in Degraves Lane, Mother's Cake at The Evelyn and Christ Crusher, Vicious Circle, Blunt Shovel and the Douche Crew at The Tote. This week also features Jade Imagine in The Tote front bar, Ross Elliott at Last Chance Rock & Roll Bar, Nuclear Assault at Max Watt's, Birdstriking at The Tote and the Baudelairs, Jules McKenzie and White+ sets at The Old Bar. As for day 364 … what a trip!

Week 50

Week 50

Week 50
Day 344–350
2–8 February 2017
Zo Damage 365 Day Project

Getting close to the end of my 366 Day Project now folks! Week 50 delivered across the board with Christian Meaas Svendsen from Norway playing an inprov sesh at Uptown Jazz Cafe, The Hard-Ons for Last Chance Rock & Roll Bar first birthday bash (happy birthday Shane and Leanne) Wet Lips and Shripwitch for Wet Fest III at The Tote, Southern Stars at Cherry Bar, Ogopogo for Monday Night Mass at Northcote Social Club, RVIVR at The Old Bar and Cash Savage And The Last Drinks playing a brilliant set for PBS Drive Live 2017.

Week 40

Week 40

Week 40
Day 274–280
24–30 November 2016
Zo Damage 365 Day Project

Gareth Liddard's first gig in The Tote front bar, big bands, little bands, dive bars, gratitude, and Guinness World Records … welcome to Week 40. This weeks slew of live music goodness features Mr Stitcher in Cobra Bar, Pageant Families at The Old Bar, Pregnancy for Monday Night Mass at Northcote Social Club, Gareth Liddiard in The Tote front bar, Foxtrot at Last Chance Bar, Rumours (Beyond Blue benefit show) at Thornbury Theatre and Band of Skulls at The Croxton Bandroom.

Week 39

Week 39

Week 39
Day 267–273
17–23 November 2016
Zo Damage 365 Day Project

Week 39 of my 365 Day Project was a rippa with Cable Ties/Wet Lips sold out show at The Gasometer Hotel, Drug Sweat for Monday Night Mass at Northcote Social Club and Loobs in The Tote front bar, Week 39 also includes Bohjass at Bar 303, Field at The Old Bar, The Monkeywrench at Cherry Bar, No Heaven at the Bendigo Hotel and Dead End in Cobra Bar at The Tote.

Week 38

Week 38

Week 38
Day 260–266
10-16 November 2016
Zo Damage 365 Day Project

This is the week that sees me begin the 100 day countdown of my 365 day live music photography project. That's right folks. Less than 100 days to go! Exciting times! Week 38 of my 365 Day Project includes Tash Sultana at 170 Russell, The Ocean Party at Northcote Social Club, The Drones at Melbourne Town Hall, Nun of the Tongue in Cobra Bar at The Tote, Mt Mountain at The Old Bar, and highlights from A Day On The Green including The Meanies, Spiderbait and Jebediah. This was quite a week. Enjoy.

Week 27

Week 27

Week 27
Day 183–189
25 August 2016 – 31 August 2016
Zo Damage 365 Day Project

It's not often that I am lucky enough to discover a number of project highlight bands in one week let alone two! With Two Headed Dog being added to the list of project highlight bands in Week 26, followed by my being blown out by Thug Mills, DARKNIFE and Warped in this round of gigs there is no doubt I was a very happy photographer. Week 27 was a good one.

Week 22

Week 22

Week 22
Day 148–154
21–27 July 2016
Zo Damage 365 Day Project

Week 22 of The Project includes Dirt River Radio at The Retreat, Plyers at The Grace Darling and tonne of great bands at The Tote with Blunt Shovel, The Ruiner, Witchskull, Headlopper and Dead Root. Week 22 also includes photos from Up The Gutz at The Gasometer Hotel, the Steve Miller Band at The Old Bar and Sean McMahon at The Retreat.

Week 19

Week 19

Week 19
Day 127–133
30 June 2016–6 July 2016
Zo Damage 365 Day Project

Week 19 features a great mix of bands with Jacky Winter playing Cobra Bar at The Tote while downstairs Ash Grunwald ruled The Tote bandroom for Coopers After Dark. Week 19 also features Karnivool at the Croxton Bandroom, The Man Who Wasn't There and Maureen gigs at The Old Bar, Hyde at Northcote Social Club and the Hits, James McCann And The New Vindictives and Spike Fuck gigs at The Tote.

Week 13

Week 13

Week 13
Day 85–91
19 –25 May 2016
Zo Damage 365 Day Project

This week was a big one with El Riot Fest seeing all three stages at The Tote serving up a slew of great underground and emerging bands from the heavy scene including Coffin Wolf, Wolf Pack, Sistema En Decadencia, Stay Sharp, Los Amigos, The FckUps and Geld. Also featured in Week 13 are Socially Handicapped at Last Chance Rock & Roll Bar, Merchant at Grumpy's, Kim Salmon and Annan Blix at The Old Bar, The Tim Richmond Group for Monday Night Mass at Northcote Social Club, wrapping up the week with a second dose of Merchant, this time at Cherry Bar.

Week 11

Week 11

Week 11
Day 71–77
5–11 May 2016
Zo Damage 365 Day Project

The Tote features highly in this week’s mass of live music goodness with GlamouRatz, New Pollution, Chook Race, The RVG and Woo Who. Week 11 also features Grim Rhythm at Cherry Bar, Batpiss and Totally Unicorn at Yah Yah's, hangs with Flour at Soundpark Studios, Tangram for Monday Night Mass at Northcote Social Club and Concentration at The Old Bar.