THE BENDIGO

125 Johnston st, Collingwood. Live music venue, Licensed to 3am, 9417 3415

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Saturday, March 7 at 4:30pm, 18+

METAL TO MY EARS

W/DREADNAUGHT, Orpheus Omega, Envenomed, Malichor, Demonhead, Bloodline & Eviscerator

Metal
METAL TO MY EARS, 7th March Charity event to raise money for Les Twentyman youth fund METAL TO MY EARS, 7th March Charity event to raise money for Les Twentyman youth fund - help The 20th Man Foundation raise much needed funds to assist the youth of today with the issues of depression & suicide. Bands from 4:30pm, $15.
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Sunday, March 8 at 6:00pm, $10, 18+

APART FROM THIS

W/Have / Hold, Oh Pacific, Hound

rock / pop / punk
Labour Day Eve - Apart From This, Have/Hold & more Currently trekking across the country supporting The Smith Street Band and Canada's Pup, Apart From This year will continue to destroy 2015 by headlining a Labour Day Eve show at The Bendi a week after the tour finishes. It's Labour Day Eve, you don't have work the next day
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Monday, March 9, at 2:00pm, (AA)

CLOWNS

'Bad Blood' CD/LP Launch Tour w/ American Sharks (US)

rock / metal
Clowns 'Bad Blood' CD/LP Launch Tour w/ American Sharks (US) Melbourne scuzz-punkers CLOWNS have carved out a bloody impressive little niche for themselves over the past few years. Somewhere along the highway they've managed to cook up a ripping new full length, due out February 20 via Poison City Records. They've booked a mega national headline tour to launch it, with special US guests American Sharks.
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Tuesdays From 4:00pm til late

LOS BENDIGUEROS

W/Free Pool, Half price stubbies, $7 Basics, $5.50 Pints of Skull

Glam / Metal / Anthems / Goth / Alt / Punk / Indie / Cheese / 80's / 90's / 00's
W/Free Pool, Half price stubbies, $7 Basics, $5.50 Pints of Skull Tuesdays are Fridays. W/DJ spinning the very best of 80's/90's/Naughties, Metal, Cock Rock, Grunge, Heavy Metal, Stoner rock, rock n' roll, Aussie & Punk Rock. Kitchen is open til late Venue Menu.
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Thursday, March 12 at 8:00pm, 18+

IDYLLS (QLD)

W/Dead, Diploid, Leather Lickers

rock / hardcore / punk
IDYLLS, DEAD, DIPLOID, LEATHER LICKERS When it came to their debut, IDYLLS’ sound was raw as hell and incredibly forceful. It was a powerful first impression of a band that seemed like they knew what they were doing. Prayer for Terrene, on the other hand, amplifies all these amazing qualities and more while drawing several different influences in the process.
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Friday, March 13 at 8:00pm, 18+

SUMERA

W/Watchtower, Caged Grave, Grim Rhythm & Cement Pig

Stoner/rock/hardcore
Sumeru, Watchtower, Caged Grave, Grim Rhythm & Cement Pig Sumeru are coming back to Melbourne, and this time we're bringing vinyl! Bendigo Hotel, Friday 13th March, 8pm $10 18+ with WATCHTOWER, Caged Grave, Grim Rhythm & Cement Pig. 'Holy Lands' LP out now on Arrest Records Australia & Whitewinter Records.
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Saturday, March 14 at 8:00pm

MASS CONFUSION

W/Sanctum, Persecution Tribute & Omega

Heavy Metal
MERMorial feat: MASS CONFUSION, Sanctum, Persecution Tribute & Omega For the first time in over 20 YEARS Melbourne Thrash pioneers Mass Confusion and Sanctum reform for a night of old school metal mayhem...Melbourne style. This event celebrates the life of Melbourne metal icon Merm Sauzier guitarist of local legends No Remorse and Persecution.
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Sunday, March 15 at 7pm, $6, 18+

THREE HUNDRED CELCIUS

W/Rad Navajo, Niandra & Harley Nobelius

pop / punk / pysch-grunge
The Bendigo Hotel with Three Hundred Celcius quadrant of absolute legends who have come together to put on a showcase of brilliant music ranging from pop/punk to pysch-grunge and indie-rock to hip/hop. Country lads Three Hundred Celcius will bring home a night filled with talent in what will be their first live show as a unit.
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Wednesday, March 18 at 7:30pm, $6, 18+

SCALAR FIELDS

W/Canary, Dave Gillan & Braden Tuohey.

rock / alt rock / pop
Scalar Fields, Canary, Dave Gillan & Braden Tuohey brilliant alternative rock outfit Scalar Fields and indie-pop group Canary, joining some brilliant solo acts in Sunday Chair's Dave Gillan and Braden Tuohey who will open the night in his first ever live show. Scalar Fields, Canary, Dave Gillan & Braden Tuohey.
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Thursday, March 19 at 8:00pm, 18+

JUNIPERS

W/Blind Thrills & Lizards on Ice

Rock
Junipers, Blind Thrills and Lizards on Ice $5 Entry, Doors at 8pm. Set Times to come... The Junipers, Blind Thrills & Lizards on Ice
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Friday, March 20 at 8:00pm, 18+

MURDER RATS

W/The Fix, liquour Snatch, Ding Dong Dead & Trans Paranoia

Punk
Murder Rats, The Fix, liquour Snatch, Ding Dong Dead & Trans Paranoia Not that THE FIX have re-formed but they are coming to Melbourne to put on 2 shows and have awesome support from local Kick arse Punk and Rock Bands. Such support that they feel it's only fair to re release TAKE IT ON THE TITS (as they only brought 50 copy's last time) and throw em out for free at the shows.
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Thursday, March 26 at 8:30pm, $5, 18+

SURRENDER

W/The Evercold, The Approach & Of Stolen Moments

Hardcore
Surrender · The Evercold · The Approach · Of Stolen Moments Surrender were, up until recently, based in Perth until they made the ol’ switcheroo to Melbourne. Now they’re in a relatively strategic position to take the nation on with an emotional storm of raw, passionate melodic hardcore this side of a teenager’s Tumblr page - credit: Kill your stereo.
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Saturday, March 28 at 8:00pm, $5, 18+

DIREBLAZE ALBUM LAUNCH

W/Sarfaust, Dark Earth & Abbraxxas

Thrash metal
Direblaze Album Launch Direblaze, will release their Self-Titled album on Monday, 2nd March through Rosetin Records. To support the release, the band has announced a special album launch show on Saturday, 28th March at The Bendi. with Sarfaust, Dark Earth and Abbraxxas
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Thursday, April 2 at 8pm, 18+

THE DUVTONS - OUR VERY OWN IDIOT SINGLE LAUNCH

W/Foley & Max Goes To Hollywood

Punk
OUR VERY OWN IDIOT SINGLE LAUNCH The Duvtons are launching their unfortunately still relevant single 'Our Very Own Idiot' As the flyer indicates in detail, the more Sciencey member of the group is leaving us for a more Sciencey based band... and something about Stephen Hawking
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Friday, April 3 at 8:00pm, 18+

GUTTERMOUTH AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2015

Tix: The Drunk Promoter

Punk
Bendigo Easter Bender w/ Guttermouth and heaps of awesome bands Californian punk band Guttermouth have announced their return to Australia, with a set of headline dates lined up for April. This time round the punk rockers will be taking on 11 venues in various Australian cities like Adelaide, Collingwood, Frankston and Perth. The Drunk Promoter.
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Saturday, April 4 at 8:00pm, 18+

GUTTERMOUTH AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2015

Tix: The Drunk Promoter

Punk
Bendigo Easter Bender w/ Guttermouth and heaps of awesome bands Californian punk band Guttermouth have announced their return to Australia, with a set of headline dates lined up for April. This time round the punk rockers will be taking on 11 venues in various Australian cities like Adelaide, Collingwood, Frankston and Perth. The Drunk Promoter.
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Saturday, April 11 at 8:00pm, 18+

THE CORPS

W/The Corps, City Sharps, RazorCut, Impact Zone

Rock / Punk
The Corps, City Sharps, RazorCut, Impact Zone - April 11 The Corps are back and rocking in Melbourne after sometime out. Come see them play with City Sharps, RazorCut & Impact Zone at the Bendigo April 11
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Friday, April 17 at 8:00pm, 18+

BRONSON

W/Ice On Mercury (SA), I Am Duckeye, Ablaze & Toxicon

metal/rock/punk!
BRONSON, ICE ON MERCURY (SA), I AM DUCK EYE, ABLAZE and TOXICON Limited Pre Sale Tix available thru bands for $10.00, $15 at the door. Its gonna be a night of METAL, ROCK, PUNK and MAYHEM \m/ BRONSON W/Ice On Mercury (SA), I Am Duckeye, Ablaze & Toxicon
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Saturday, April 18 at 7:00pm, $10, 18+

BELLIGERENT INTENT

W/Whoretopsy, Obsidian Aspect (SA), Iconic Vivisect, Headless & Behold The Defiant

death metal
Belligerent Intent, Whoretopsy, Obsidian Aspect (SA) and More The Bendi plays host to an intense night of death metal. This monster lineup includes some of Melbourne's best with the addition of an Adelaide heavyweight Belligerent Intent.
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Friday, April 24 at 7:30pm, 18+

TRIPLE LAUNCH

W/Eye Of the Enemy, Harlott (Album Launch), Demonhead (Album Launch), Hidden Intent & Espionage (EP Launch)

Melodic death metal
Triple Launch: Eye Of the Enemy/Harlott(Album Launch)/Demonhead(Album Launch)/Hidden Intent/Espionage(EP Launch Eye of the Enemy are set for their first Melbourne headline show for the year alongside thrash maniacs Harlott who are launching their second full length album. Joining them Demonhead launching their album. Hidden Intent, Espionage who are launching their EP!
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Saturday, April 25 at 8:00pm, 18+

MIDNIGHT

Headless Horseman presents: No Mercy Down Under Tour W/Bastardizer + Supports TBA

Metal / Rock
Midnight - No Mercy Down Under Tour Headless Horseman presents: No Mercy Down Under! Midnight, Cleveland's hooded prophets of Mayhemic Destruction return down under for the first time since 2012. Hot off the release of their No Mercy for Mayhem album, Midnight are ready to rip, shit, and bust in New Zealand and Australia!
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Thursday, April 30 at 8:00pm, 18+

COUNTDOWN TO MAYDAY: FT KNIGHTMARE!

W/Sudden State, Black Mayday, Espionage, Furious George

Rock
COUNTDOWN TO MAYDAY: FT KNIGHTMARE! Co-Main Events & Black Mayday bring you the third annual Mayday show! Countdown to Mayday! This year's show is on the 30th of April and will run until the clock ticks over to the first of May! Doors are at 8! It's only $7 - April 30th
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Sunday, May 3 at 6pm, Free Entry, 18+

CHUNDER DOWN UNDER TOUR

W/The Ramshackle Army, Killamedic, The Murderballs, The What Sorry's, Cosmic Kahuna, The Unhinged, The Wash

Punk / Psychobilly / Celtic Punk
Chunder Down Under @ Bendigo Hotel This is the second leg of the "Chunder Down Under Tour" W/South Coasters KILLAMEDIC, Jindabyne snow punks The What Sorry's? and Wollongongs The Unhinged. Melbourne is too hectic to just play a single show there.
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Friday, May 8 at 8:00pm, $15, 18+

MOB 47 AUSTRALASIAN TOUR 2015

W/Prag, Extinct Exist, Sewercide, RIP Fucker

hardcore punk
MOB 47 AUSTRALASIAN TOUR 2015 Mob 47 is a hardcore punk band formed in Stockholm, Sweden in 1982, originally under the name of "Censur". In 1983 the band members changed the name to "Mob 47" when singer Mentis entered the band. They were influenced by bands such as Discharge, Crucifix, D.R.I., and B.G.K.. They have been described as the fastest of the Swedish D-beat bands (hurricane beat).
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Thursday, June 11 at 8:00pm, Tix, 18+

WEEKEND NACHOS (USA)

W/Cursed Earth + More Supports TBA

Grind / Power Violence / Hardcore
WEEKEND NACHOS (US) | AUSTRALIAN TOUR 15 Revival Booking Proudly Presents. Chicago based, Grind / Power Violence / Hardcore powerhouse, Weekend Nachos, come to Australia for the first time in June 2015! With mostly small venues and limited tickets, this is going to be insane!
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Saturday, June 27 at 8:00pm, 18+

ULCERATE

W/Denouncement Pyre & Altars

Death Metal / black metal
ULCERATE | Denouncement Pyre | Altars Ulcerate, Denouncement Pyre & Altars. Saturday 27th June 2015. Bendigo Hotel - Melbourne. Doors - 8pm. Advance tickets $15.00 here
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