365 DAYS

Week 52

Week 52

Week 52
Days 358 – 366
16 February 2017 – 24 February 2017
Zo Damage 365 Day Project

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 completion of stage one 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. With VC being a late addition to the Blunt Shovel line up and discovering Shovels were playing upstairs in Cobra Bar on the same night made my week! Two of my favourite bands are now in 366! Win! 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!

On 25 February 2016 Zo committed to photographing a band or more every day for a full year with her 365 Day [Live Music Photography] Project. As 2016 was a leap year Zo photographed each of the 366 days, successfully completing her unprecedented project on 24 February 2017. 

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Week 51

Week 51

Week 51
Day 351 – 357
9 February 2017 – 15 February 2017
Zo Damage 365 Day Project

Live to airs, behind the scenes, parks and gardens, stained glass ceilings and record launches. Week 51 of my 366 Day Project was amazing! From hanging out at PBS for Drive Live and catching a slew of amazing bands playing live to air for the event including Amyl And The Sniffers. After PBS, I headed to Friday Nights at NGV to see No Zu. Week 51 also features The Murderballs at the Brunswick Hotel, Buried Feather and Pony Face for the Buried Feather album launch at Howler, The Peep Tempel at Shimmerlands for Shadow Electric at Melbourne Uni and Dale "Boadz" Boaden at Bar 303, General Men at The Old Bar and Malcura busking in the Bourke St Mall ahead of their Evelyn gig on 17 March. On the home stretch now folks! Only one week to go until the first stage of my 366 Day Project is complete!

On 25 February 2016 Zo committed to photographing a band or more every day for a full year with her 365 Day [Live Music Photography] Project. As 2016 was a leap year Zo photographed each of the 366 days, successfully completing her unprecedented project on 24 February 2017. 

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Week 50

Week 50

Week 50
Day 344 – 350
2 February 2017 – 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.

On 25 February 2016 Zo committed to photographing a band or more every day for a full year with her 365 Day [Live Music Photography] Project. As 2016 was a leap year Zo photographed each of the 366 days, successfully completing her unprecedented project on 24 February 2017. 

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Week 49

Week 49

Week 49
Day 337 – 343
26 January 2017 – 1 February 2017
Zo Damage 365 Day Project

Open roof venues, air guitar, live to airs and getting educated … welcome to week 49 of my 366 Day Project! This week includes outstanding sets by Spike Fuck and Melbourne Ska Orchestra for Shimmerlands at Melbourne University, and sunshine with an open roof for La Bastard at The Gasometer Hotel, Bench Press and Moonlight Arch sets at The Old Bar, Andy Papadopoulos with Cam Butler for Monday Night Mass at Northcote Social Club and Buried Feather live to air for Pojama People in Studio 5 at PBS.

On 25 February 2016 Zo committed to photographing a band or more every day for a full year with her 365 Day [Live Music Photography] Project. As 2016 was a leap year Zo photographed each of the 366 days, successfully completing her unprecedented project on 24 February 2017. 

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Week 48

Week 48

Week 48
Day 330 – 336 
19 January 2017 – 25 January 2017
Zo Damage 365 Day Project

Dive bars, legendary bands, massive backlighting and breaking stuff … welcome to week 48 of my 366 Day Project! This week features Money For Rope at Tago Mago, the mighty Dinosaur Jr at The Croxton Bandroom, Sliverlight Shadows at Cherry Bar, Puscifer at The Plenary, Magnetix at The Evelyn Hotel and Acolyte at The Workers Club. Odio played one of the best gigs I've been to in ages for Monday Night Mass at Northcote Social Club … punters flew, staged dived and played the bands instruments, equipment was broken, and the pub … I'm amazed it's still standing! 

On 25 February 2016 Zo committed to photographing a band or more every day for a full year with her 365 Day [Live Music Photography] Project. As 2016 was a leap year Zo photographed each of the 366 days, successfully completing her unprecedented project on 24 February 2017. 

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