Gig/Band enquiries

Information for bands and musicians.

OPEN STUDIO features live music 7 days a week and books up to 3 months in advance!


  1. Include a brief bio/genre, a direct link to soundcloud / band-camp of at least 4 – 6 tracks. We need to hear all acts prior to booking.
  2. Include your website or Facebook page video links if you have them.
  3. Open studio feature nights that are mostly double bills. If you have a support secured  your proposal will get through faster!***
  4. Please note: we do not book acts unless we can hear / and or see what you do! 
  5. OPEN STUDIO FEATURES AN ECLECTIC RANGE OF MUSICAL, THEATRICAL & SPOKEN WORD EVENTS INCLUDING: alternative / original bands – balkan gypsy – eastern european – latin – trad jazz – swing – folk – singersong writer nights – spoken word nights – comedy/cabaret – italian folk – cumbia – funk’n soul – salsa -country – new orleans jazz – brazilian folk music, just to name some of the genres. Open Studio is also open to interesting proposals and collaborations.
  6. Sounds like we do it all? Well no, we don’t feature pop, rock, punk, thrash, metal or pop covers….at all. 
  7. Please note: Friday and Saturday and some Thursday nights are invitation only and reserved for our PARTY DANCE NIGHTS 😉 

We are now calling out for early ticketed shows for theatre, music and comedy events during festival season in Melbourne. If you have an act early show idea for the Darebin Feast or Melbourne Fringe Festival, get in touch and let’s see how we can work together.