Welcome to Brisbane Unplugged Gigs

 

Welcome to Brisbane Unplugged Gigs!

Door charge $10/$7 Concession.
Every Tuesday at New Farm Bowls Club 969 Brunswick St opposite New Farm Park

 
7.30pm - Blackboard (3x10minute spots)
8.15 - 9.00 pm - First Act
9.15 - 10.00 pm - Second Act
So bring your instruments and your voices! The blackboard segment will be first in first served. There is a full bar and food is available at reasonable prices.

Past Performances - June 2010

Date Performers Information



3rd Donna Layden “Donna Layden is an emerging singer/songwriter from the Sunshine Coast. Donna’s voice has a sweet sunny quality and her music has been described as a very listenable blend of contemporary folk. Donna has performed at the Upfront Club, Maleny, the popular Joes Waterhole at Eumundi & Woodford Folk F..... Read more
Mary Brettell

Join Mary on her nostalgic musical journey from the beginnings of her performing in the 1970s at the Brisbane Folk Centre.

In this appearance at The BUg she will be going back to her ‘folkie’ roots, singing ‘traditional’ folk songs learned from the recordings of Jacqui McShee (Pentangle), M..... Read more


Sue Wighton SUE WIGHTON is a solo singer/guitarist and song writer whose strong, heartfelt vocal style has taken her easily from folk to jazz and back again. Her repertoire is a mix of originals and folk, both traditional and modern, but always with a story to tell. On stage, Sue’s unique blend of wit and warmt..... Read more



10th Heerabella Karen Jackson and Kimberley Lysons unite to form an echanting folk ensemble named "Heerabella". Two generations of songwriters, one telling of the twisting path of youth, the other sharing the wisdom gained from the journey. Accompanied on fiddle by her musical family "Jacko" and George Jackson, Kar..... Read more
Mark and Joe Cryle Mark Cryle ----------Recently described by Rhythms Magazine as “one of Australia’s finest singer songwriters” whose “pithy and catchy songs resonate deeply and manage to reflect the Australian psyche”, Mark Cryle cut his teeth with the band Spot the Dog but has since emerged as a force to be reckone..... Read more
Steve Cook Multi-instrumentalist Steve Cook will drag a few instruments and few old chestnuts out of the cupboard. Fiddle, bouzouki, tenor banjo, maybe some mandolin and a high-mileage voice with not much tread on it. Usually known as somebody's accompanist, this will be a welcome return to the BUg for thi..... Read more



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Groundspeed Groundspeed are a Brisbane based Bluegrass band that brings together five diverse musicians, playing and singing their way out of a blend of old-time bluegrass classics, mingled with some ‘white-knuckled’ instrumentals. Jacko Jackson—Fiddle Karen Jackson—lead vocals, Fiddle and Guitar Matt Hern..... Read more
Lisa Richards Life in Australia, Austin Texas and New York City have all shaped the sounds and songs of Lisa Richards. After 22 years in the USA this FNQ born and bred singer and songwriter has come home. With sharp observations, her trusty Martin guitar, humor and a voice both ferocious and sweet, she explore..... Read more



24th Brenna Logan With a musical journey that is ever-growing, and mixture of Australian and Irish roots, Brenna's fusion of folk and traditional music plays a story you won't have heard before.

Dating back to when she was six years old, standing on a table, with a fire twirling stick as her microphone..... Read more


Enosi Enosi is two people sharing a common interest in landscaping, not in the literal sense of the word but in the music we write. As an acoustic duo they enjoy nothing more than painting a picture in the mind of their audience, to hopefully share a journey through interpretation and bridge the gap of po..... Read more
Lisa Richards Life in Australia, Austin Texas and New York City have all shaped the sounds and songs of Lisa Richards. After 22 years in the USA this FNQ born and bred singer and songwriter has come home. With sharp observations, her trusty Martin guitar, humor and a voice both ferocious and sweet, she explore..... Read more
Noel Gardner Trio Noel Gardner, Alex Bridge and Wendy Hodgins are a captivating folk trio from Maleny on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. Noel’s heart-felt original songs tell stories about our land, our environment, our politics, our lives and our hearts; the finely crafted lyrics come to life when sung by his and Alex’..... Read more



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Bug Info

For those of you who don't know it the New Farm Bowls Club is on Brunswick St opposite New Farm Park. It has a great atmosphere, food, good parking, public transport, and a bar and a kitchen, open till 8.30pm. Click HERE to see what's coming up in the next few weeks.
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