Welcome to Brisbane Unplugged Gigs


Welcome to Brisbane Unplugged Gigs!

Door charge $10
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.
Click on the email address to contact the performer, click on their URL to go to their website.
Name: Melody Graves and the Hokum Redemption
Brief Blurb:

Digging deep into the delta of old ragtime, swing and country blues Melody Graves and the Hokum Redemption rise with a musical salvation of trusty resonator, washboard, mandolin, trombone and once heck of a sound to get you stompin' and swingin' and feeling those sweet lowdown blues.

Festivals are great places to meet like-minded folk, and yes seriee that's how this hokum bunch came to be. Taking a break from the main stage PJ and Dennis suddenly heard the most amazing sound rolling across the night sky - the sweet syncopation of Piedmont blues style guitar. With a holler from PJ (the loud one in the group) 'Big D' was soon jamming away at the campsite and Melody Graves and the Hokum Redemption were born.

​Melody Graves is Paula Hackney (PJ) who sang and played her heart out with The Ragtone Ramblers and The Floyd Family Breakdown. The Hokum Redemption are: Dennis Duigan from The Ragtone Ramblers, who also plays a mean banjo (Dennis Duigan Music) and expresses his country side with Pine Mountain Cartel. You can catch Dean Morgan on the Gold Coast and surrounds playing with the Presidential Blues Band; and the phenomenal Bayden Mitchell on double bass; and Richard Ferrari sliding on the Trombone.

Email: melodygravesmusic@gmail.com
  Melody Graves and the Hokum Redemption

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.
Email the BUg team for more information or to find out about playing at the BUg.
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