Gigs

Chris Wilson

Friday Arvo Residency
Friday knock-off drinks and 2 live sets with living legend of the Blues Chris Wilson!

Thin Lizzy ‘Johnny The Fox’

40th Anniversary Celebration
Live & Dangerous perform the classic album 'Johnny The Fox' in full plus a set of Thin Lizzy gems!

SCOUT

1am Slot in The Jenni!
Dreamo psych from Mitch Cassin - Consistently winning the maddest band award.

DARKC3LL

w/ Nero Bellum
DARKC3LL are one of Australia's fastest rising acts, and have been tagged as a ‘modern day KISS’. Packing stadium level hooks and loud abrasive industrial grooves.

Andy Phillips & The Cadillac Walk

(CherryBlues) Stevie Ray Vaughan Tribute
Stevie Ray Vaughan Tribute + 'Jump Blues' a Rock N' Roll Show

w/ Special guests
Brendan Burking (Rock’A’Dees/Johnny Groove & The Deadbeats) on Guitar and Vox and Chris D’Rozario (Firebird Trio) on Bass & Vox. Plus Huge Magnet (W.A) to open.

Cold Red Mute

w/ Prophetess, Vendetta
A four-headed rock dispenser dishing out tasty tunes like the jewel of Satan's Pez collection.

Cherry Jam Mondays

Open Mic Night
Your band can jam on the Cherry stage. Mixer, backline + stage provided! You just need to bring leads + sticks.
Email Red@cherrybar.com.au to make your booking!

Fuck The Fitzroy Doom Scene

Best of Cherry '16
James Young's hand-picked live musical delights from 2016. This week the winners of last years 'Best Band 2015' at Cherry: Fuck The Fitzroy Doom Scene. With guests El Colosso.

Spencer Street Soul

(Soul In The Basement)
Spencer Street Soul performing great songs from the 60s era and onward! Plus legendary soul DJs Vince Peach & Pierre Baroni

Chris Wilson

Friday Arvo Residency
Friday knock-off drinks and 2 live sets with living legend of the Blues Chris Wilson!

Higgo’s Heavy Cherry VIII

Orpheus Omega, Dreadnaught, Se Bon Ki Ra (SA), Saralisse (NSW)
Time to get heavy with Higgo again!

Miss June (NZ)

1am Slot in The Jenni!
New Zealand Femme Fronted Punk is Gonna Smack You Around the Head!

Don Fernando

w/ Dr Colossus, Two Headed Dog, Black Rheno, Black Valley, Junkyard
Tenth Anniversary Celebration for Don Fernando featuring special guest rotating lineup including members of King Parrot, Swidgen, Grindhouse, Warped, Low Fly Incline and Ex-King Of The North.

Chris Russell’s Chicken Walk

CherryBlues
"Chicken Walk is equally at home in a back Mississippi juke joint and a back-alley Melbourne bar and I know 'cause I've seen the Chicken fly in both of 'em. It's dirty music, buried up to the neck in Mississippi mud and empty VB tins. It'll make you holler and moan and get down with your bad self." - Matt Frederick, PBSfm

w/ DJ Max 'Son Of' Crawdaddy (RRR)

The Shadows Nepal

w/ Tumbleweed Inc, Chillaum
Nepalese Rock N' Roll Night at Cherry!

Cherry Jam Mondays

Open Mic Night
Your band can jam on the Cherry stage. Mixer, backline + stage provided! You just need to bring leads + sticks.
Email Red@cherrybar.com.au to make your booking!

Zombitches

Best of Cherry '16
James Young's hand-picked live musical delights from 2016. This week, hailing from the depths of the peninsula: Zombitches. Come and watch it all unravel in the lead up to the Cherry Awards on 28/12/16.

Cookin’ On 3 Burners

(Soul In The Basement)
Cookin’ On 3 Burners are Australia’s hardest hitting Hammond Organ Trio – joining the dots between Deep Funk, Raw Soul, Organ Jazz & Boogaloo. Plus Original Soul DJs Vince Peach & Pierre Baroni till late.

Chris Wilson

Friday Arvo Residency
Friday knock-off drinks and 2 live sets with living legend of the Blues Chris Wilson!

Closed Today

Merry Christmas from Cherry Bar
We are closed today for a Christmas break. Rock n' Roll needs a quick nap.

Cherry Jam Mondays

Open Mic Night
Your band can jam on the Cherry stage. Mixer, backline + stage provided! You just need to bring leads + sticks.
Email Red@cherrybar.com.au to make your booking!

Cherry Awards ’16

w/ Draught Dodgers, Stiff Richards
Presenting 12 unique awards recognising the best bands at Cherry in 2016.
Some Free Drinks and Snacks! + Draught Dodgers & Stiff Richards play live + DJ Mermaid till 3am.

Also the 1st Anniversary of Lemmy's passing. Cherry remembers the legendary rock n' roller.

James Brown Celebration

(Soul In The Basement)
10th Anniversary of the passing of the Godfather of Soul, James Brown. Funkadelic Side to perform in celebration. Plus original Soul DJs Vince Peach + Pierre Baroni spin funk & soul till late.

Chris Wilson

Friday Arvo Residency
Friday knock-off drinks and 2 live sets with living legend of the Blues Chris Wilson!

Frankenbok

w/ Aeonian, Blunt Shovel, Vulture Culture
There’s only so long a band can be around before most people would have heard your name, seen you live, or at least claim that you owe them money. Since late last century Frankenbok have been blowing into town after town, damaging hearing, and generally getting the job done where previously there wasn’t even any work.

Keggin

NYE 1am Slot in The Jenni!
"It's all about the red, white and goon"
Keggin hit the Jenni Bar for the first live gig of 2017, 1am on the 1st Jan.

NYE Party

w/ DJ Mary M, DJ Fee Fee Starr, DJ Billie-Jean
New Years Eve Party at Cherry.
Rock girls of Melbourne take over Cherry Bar. Come and celebrate the end of another amazing year of live music and good times at Cherry.

Closed today

We are closed today to give our staff a break after a big silly season.

Cherry Jam Mondays

Open Mic Night
Your band can jam on the Cherry stage. Mixer, backline + stage provided! You just need to bring leads + sticks.
Email Red@cherrybar.com.au to make your booking!

Bowie – 70 Years of Stardust

w/ Ashley Naylor & The Diamond Dogs, Them Rumblin' Bones
Celebrating the man who fell to Earth. 08.01.1947 - 08.01.2017 Starring Ashley Naylor & The Diamond Dogs.

Black Aces

w/ The Casanovas, The Bitter Sweethearts
After two months sloggin it out in pubs and clubs across Europe and the UK they return to Australia for one hell of a welcome home show. Returning to Cherry Bar, their favourite Melbourne watering hole, for the first time since launching debut album 'Shot In The Dark'.

Rick Dangerous & The Silkie Bantams

'Thrust Fury'
With highly-danceable groove-metal riffage, some of the most clever and hilarious lyrics you’ve heard this century, and a bespectacled tea-sipping frontman who pelvic-thrusts like a sexual maths teacher whilst screaming like a deranged psychopath, Rick Dangerous & the Silkie Bantams have one of the most captivating and entertaining live shows in Australia right now.