Friday Nights Live brings you great live, Tassie music at the Moonah Arts Centre. Meet your friends, bring your family, swing by after work, wind down for the end of the week, relax, open your ears and settle in.
All shows start at 6pm | doors and bar open from 5:30pm | $10 on the door | kids under 12 free
FRI 6 MAR, 6PM
To rival major art exhibition the Glenorchy Open, and to celebrate 5 years at Albert Road, we present YOU, the people of Glenorchy, in — drum roll please — the Glenorchy Open Mic! Music, Comedy, and Spoken word — listen as we unleash the enormous talents of the Glenorchy Community.
FRI 3 APR, 6PM
A night of immersive sounds. Experience the soundscapes of Tasmania’s most interesting established and emerging voices in the electronic music genre. An eclectic cross section of what musicians can do with electrons.
FRI 8 MAY, 6PM
A band of brothers from across Tasmania, Australia and the World. Raw, earthy sounds of the Tasmanian bush from Elder Songman Dougie Mansell, Malawian singer and drummer Mwase Makalani, Yorta Yorta and Yuwaalaraay man Warren Mason, Tasmanian born Yorta Yorta man Josh Langford, percussionist and film maker Lopes Sezabo, Tasmanian Aboriginal traditional dancer Harley Mansell, and Adelaide born cultural magpie Matthew Fargher.
Audience advice: Stories in this concert contain adult themes. Parental discretion is advised for younger viewers.
FRI 5 JUN, 6PM
Enjoy the fun, warmth and camaraderie of a traditional Irish tune session. Lively jigs, reels and some favourite old Irish songs. Feel good music at its best with audience participation encouraged!
FRI 26 JUN, 6PM
The Disciples of Soul are completely souled out to cutting edge soul, blues, funk and gospel. Developed out of the Southern Gospel Choir led by UTAS Conservatorium legend Andrew Legg.
Stay tuned for the July – December Friday Nights Live concert program.
Friday Nights Live is back! Kick off the series in style with new-formed soul band The DK Effect. This 8-piece original soul, funk and gospel-infused RnB band brings together some of the original members from Moonah favourites Mama K & the Big Love and The Crystelles, to create a big new sound. Get ready to party with friends in true southern style with great music from Australia’s southernmost state!