Melting Pot’s Top 4: Tuesday, 17th January 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! --- MILLINGTON is a UK native, now a fully-fledged adopted Melbournian, whose music needs to be seen rather than described. Using the inspiration of a true poet, Millington's music chal...
Melting Pot’s Top 4: Tuesday, 10th January 2017
Hello and welcome back to another installation of 'Melting Pot's Top 4' - After taking a short break over the holiday period, we are back 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! --- With a massive lineup including MCROBIN, SOPHIE KOH, PHIA, THE CHRISTOPHER COLEMAN COLLECTIVE and many, many more, JMS HARRISON puts on another one of his now infamous...
Melting Pot’s Top 4: Christmas Week 2016
Hello and welcome to another installation of 'Melting Pot's Top 4' - where we 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! Even Christmas isn't time to rest from your musical bones in this town - check out these spots to get your right into the Christmas spirit! --- STEVE POLTZ, famous for his co-writing for country/pop act Jewel in the 90's, returns to...
Featured Artist - Domini Forster
December 2016 Featured Artist: Domini Forster
Following the success of Australia-wide tours alongside one of Australia's biggest singer/songwriter names, Byron Bay native - now Melbourne-based - pop/folk songwriter, Domini Forster, gears up for the release of her very first full-length album in early 2017. Armed with a live show that highlights a melancholic sweetness; the great divide between positive and negative emotion, and; Forster's multi-instrumental skills (with the main focus on guitar and ukulele), the last piece of the puzzle is...
Artists from our latest event
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’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.
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 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.
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.
Shelley Segal // Sidelined
Shelley Segal performing "Sidelined" with a special guest solo from her dad in the round with Damon Smith and Dan Woodhouse at Melting Pot’s Songwriters in the Round at the Wesley Anne, Northcote, Melbourne on Friday 3rd of July 2015. Desirous of all expressions, Shelley flirts with elements of jazz, folk, pop, blues, reggae and electronica, imparting a pure joy about music and its power. The spirited singer has been “creating a ripple effect with her melodic vocals, heartfelt p...
The Little Stevies // Family
The Little Stevies performing "Family" in the round with Phia and Hue Blanes at Melting Pot’s Songwriters in the Round at the Northcote Social Club, Northcote, Melbourne on Sunday 29th of May 2016. The Little Stevies, sisters Sibylla and Bethany Stephen, are not your average siblings. Four years apart in age, the sisters have spent their whole lives honing their craft at performance and songwriting, both by accident and with intention, since their childhood days of being dragged...