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Melting Pot’s Top 4: Tuesday, 21st March, 2017
Hello and welcome back to another installation of 'Melting Pot's Top 4' - thanks so much for sticking with us as we continue to bring you the 4 absolute must-see gigs in Melbourne this coming week. We're scouring deep and hard to find you the cream of the crop that live music in this town has to offer! --  //friday// kate martin 'set my life to fire' single launch KATE MARTIN is a very aloof character, as such, not much information exists about her on the internet, but if you've s...
Melting Pot’s Top 4: Tuesday, 14th March, 2017
Hello and welcome back to another installation of 'Melting Pot's Top 4' - thanks so much for sticking with us as we continue to bring you the 4 absolute must-see gigs in Melbourne this coming week. We're scouring deep and hard to find you the cream of the crop that live music in this town has to offer! --  //saturday// jemma nicole 'my darkest hour' single launch The outstanding JEMMA NICOLE - Melting Pot's Feature Artist this March - is launching her latest single and video, 'M...
Melting Pot’s Top 4: Tuesday, 28th February 2017
Hello and welcome back to another installation of 'Melting Pot's Top 4' - thanks so much for sticking with us as we continue to bring you the 4 absolute must-see gigs in Melbourne this coming week. We're scouring deep and hard to find you the cream of the crop that live music in this town has to offer! --  //FRIDAY// MOTH PRESENTS International women's day show   ELLA HOOPER, LEAH SENIOR, CHARM OF FINCHES and GRETTA RAY headline a massive show being put together from our...

Featured Artist - Greg Steps

February 2017 Featured Artist: Greg Steps
After a relocation from Brisbane, and a long time honing his singer/songwriter skills through the open mic scene of Melbourne, we spoke to Greg Steps about inspiration, influence and lemon trees in the lead up to the launch of his upcoming EP, 'The Overland', accompanied by his band - The Not for Prophets - which is taking place on Friday, February 24th at the esteemed Wesley Anne band room.   Before making the big move from Brisbane to Melbourne, Greg Steps had featured in a nu...
Watch the full interview with Melting Pot's Josh Forner
Introducing Greg Steps - the carefullly considered yet entertaining and extremely talented Melbourne based singer-songwriter. He talks with Melting Pot's own Josh Forner about his bountiful garden, moving from Brisbane, open mic nights, his attraction to folk / country music and his upcoming EP - the cover of which was designed by the talented Tom Cartoonist.

Artists from our latest event

Grim Fawkner
Grim Fawkner is an itinerant minstrel, whose acoustic works range from upbeat folk/country, to soulful balladry, with elements of blues, pop & indie thrown in.
Lucy Wise
Lucy Wise’s masterful storytelling and musical clarity capture the hearts of audiences wherever she goes. Her soulful vocals and intricate ukulele and guitar playing have made her a festival favourite across Australia and internationally.
Domini Forster
Inspired by the likes of Laura Marling and Joni Mitchell, Domini's poignant lyrics and transporting melodies open little windows into intimate moments. Her strong, pure voice lilts and croons across a colourful tapestry of harmonies, fingerpicked ukulele, guitar and glockenspiel.
Dan Lethbridge
Dan Lethbridge is a musician based in Melbourne, Australia. Part dusty folk singer/part electric guitar slinger, Dan has released three albums - the most recent being the genre-bending 'Inner Western'.
Brooke Taylor & Delsinki Records
Born and raised singer/songwriter Brooke Taylor is 5 foot 2 inches of acoustic, melodic, bluesy grunt. With a voice that can cover country to blues with equal poise and assurance, she writes with a penchant for human vulnerabilities that her audience can empathise and relate to.
Timothy Nelson
Perth based singer/songwriter who, after a decade of writing, recording and touring with his bands The Infidels, High Horse and The Kill Devil Hills, recently released his debut solo album 'Words Like Young'. Nelson's tunes combine 70's west coast alt country with 90s slacker indie rock.

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Domini Forster // Are You Well?
Domini Forster performing "Are You Well?" in the round with Grim Fawkner and Lucy Wise at Cromwell Studios on Friday 9th of December 2016. Domini Forster: Inspired by the likes of Laura Marling and Joni Mitchell, Domini's poignant lyrics and transporting melodies open little windows into intimate moments. Her strong, pure voice lilts and croons across a colourful tapestry of harmonies, fingerpicked ukulele, guitar and glockenspiel. https://dominiforster.com/ https://www.fa...
Lucy Wise // Winter Sun
Lucy Wise performing "Winter Sun" in the round with Grim Fawkner and Domini Forster at Cromwell Studios on Friday 9th of December 2016. Lucy Wise: Hailing from the far South Western corner of Australia, singer-songwriter Lucy Wise has delighted audiences across Australia, New Zealand and the UK with her unique blend of folk, chamber and pop music combined with masterful storytelling. Drawing inspiration from her background in Appalachian and Celtic folk music, as well as legendary...