Thomy Sloane & Lucy Waldron Residency

Stoked to have been invited to join in on this amazing month of shows Thomy Sloane & Lucy Waldron (BATPISSPale Heads & TRAUT) have put together for their residency at The Old Bar in Feb.

I’ll be joining them on Sunday 18th Feb, along with BODIESThe Escargo-go’s & Nic Imfeld (Tyrannamen).

The Dacios at The Cable Ties Ball

Band training session tonight at Bakehouse Studios with The Dacios. We have a new rhythm section on board and we’ll be heading out in a months time for The Cable Ties Ball at the Corner Hotel on Feb 24th.

Rhys Chatham’s A Crimson Grail (100 Guitar Orchestra)

We got a five star review in Time Out….

100 Guitars

In Sydney as a section leader for Rhys Chatham‘s 100 guitar orchestra performance of ‘A Crimson Grail’ at Sydney Festival this weekend. Come to a show!

Death by Cones

Video footage of the complete Death By Cones noise set at Make It Up Club last Tuesday night. Thank you Jules Dazzle!
The set was performed in quadraphonic sound with Nik Kennedy, Mark Groves and John Stevens.


OOSH FEST! A small festival of DIY acts. Music in various manifestations from guitar-band to drum machine styles.

Saturday 2 December. Tote Upstairs. $15.

Performing will be (in alphbetical order):
Bogano – OOSH!
Bonnie Mercer -OOSH!
Celiac -OOSH!
Jesse Dyer -OOSH!
Muscle Mate -OOSH!
Overtime -OOSH!
researchintospeed (Aotearoa) -OOSH!
Plus more interset entertainment TBA – OOSH!

See you there!

Melbourne Music Week with Taipan Tiger Girls

Taipan Tiger GirlsExperimental Melbourne band Taipan Tiger Girls bring their colossal live set (ft. the Grand Organ) to Melbourne Town Hall for MISCELLANEA on Sunday 19 Nov.

Posted by Melbourne Music Week on Friday, 10 November 2017

I am very excited to be joining Taipan Tiger Girls on guitar for their very special performance (featuring the grand organ!!) at the Melbourne Town Hall for Melbourne Music Week this Sunday 19th November. See the following event page for ticket details: MMW: Miscellanea ft. HTRK, Underground Lovers,Tyrannamen +

RMIT Sound Art Fundraiser

I will be playing at the RMIT Sound Art Fundraiser tonight at The Tote (upstairs). I will be collaborating with Lisa Bartolomei.

Get down there early. It’s gonna be jammed packed from 8:15. It will start on time.

DJ’s Robert and Andrew will play micro sets between acts.
11:30 – 12:00 Vulf Turner
10:50 – 11:20 Bartolomei / Mercer
10:10 – 10:40 Retallick/ Coen
9:30 – 10:00 Hot To Rot
8:50 – 9:20 A.P. Morton
8:15 – 8:45 Gillian Lever

An Evening of Musik: 4

This evening Paul Kidney and I pair up for a set at West Space in the city.

Hospital Pass

New Facebook page for Hospital Pass, the duo I play in with Lisa MacKinney (Taipan Tiger Girls / Mystic Eyes). We’ll be playing a live set tonight at about 10pm for Po-jama people PBS on PBS 106.7FM Melbourne.

Stranger EP

New DUMB NUMBERS out now through Joyful Noise Recordings.

Live at The Tote

Steve snapped me “chuckin a wah-wah” Friday night at @thetotehotel. Regram @reindelay.

New Dumber Numbers EP

New DUMB NUMBERS EP due 7/7/17…head over to Joyful Noise Recordings for online preorders.

Grouper (USA) support

Opening for Grouper tomorrow night in Sydney. One night, two shows. I believe there’s still a handful of tickets left for the matinee show.

Bella Union with YLVA

First Melbourne show in a while next Saturday 24th June at Bella Union, with YLVAPaganMilitary PositionRotteur, & lights by House of Vnholy. A huge thank you to YLVA for inviting me to play this one.

Pay Attention!

PAY ATTENTION! Sunday event at The Tote Hotel tomorrow!
I will be performing with both Little Desert & Hospital Pass (with Lisa MacKinney). Kicks off at 4pm / $10.

Triple R Album of the Week

The new The Dacios album ‘Beyond the Bottom Hour’ is Triple R – 3RRR 102.7FM album of the week!

Root Rat / Heat Wave / Bonnie Mercer & Steve Patrick

Steve Patrick and I will be playing a duo set this Saturday at Aeso Studio. It’s been bloody ages since we’ve played together. Wild Animals Recordswill have copies of the tape we released for sale.

Now with added attraction Shit Tatts opening proceedings at 7pm!

Playing times:
7pm – Shit Tatts
8pm – Bonnie & Steve
9pm – Heat Wave
10pm – Root Rat

The Dacios on Amateur Hour

Here’s The Dacios recently performing live at poison city records for Amateur Hour.

Don’t forget The Dacios – Album Launch is tonight at The Tote! First bunch of punters through the door will get a free copy of the first album ‘Monkey’s Blood’. Ciao!