Auckland Live Music Gig Guide

What's on this month in the Auckland Live Music Scene

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MAY 2017

Monday 1st May
Line Dancing @ Howick RSA 10:30am
Ukelele practice @ Howick RSA 11:30am

Line Dancing @ Howick RSA 7pm

MAY DAY – Morris Dancers and theme songs for May Devonport Folk Music Club @ The Bunker 8pm
Members $3 non-members $5
Open mic and jam night with Roger Skinner, Chris Parfitt, Linda Wright @ Muldoons Bar Orewa 7pm

Tuesday 2nd May

Frank Gibson Group Auckland Jazz and Blues Club @ Point Chevalier RSA – Back Lounge 7.30-10pm Non Members $15, Members $5 www.aucklandjazzandbluesclub.co.nz/.

Cameron Dance. @ Milford Senior Citizens Hall. Milford Mall Carpark, 141 Kitchener Rd, Milford. Intermediate 6.30pm. Refresher 7.30pm. Beginners 8.30pm. Social classes in Ballroom, Latin American & Rock n Roll / Jive. Contact: Ian: Ph: 4836-133, Mob:. 0274 508-288


Wednesday 3rd May

Line Dancing @ Manurewa Cosmopolitan Club 10am – For Beginners and advanced…

Exploding Rainbow Orchestra & Equitable Grooves Emerging Artists – Creative Jazz Club @ The Thirsty Dog 469 Karangahape Rd 8pm – CJC Emerging Artists series presents two new talents, and their bands.

Thursday 4th May

Line Dancing @ Howick RSA 10:30am

Delta @ New Lynn RSA.
Rangi & Judy @ Papatoetoe RSA 6.30pm

DFL Friends Jam Night Dairy Flat Rhythm & Blues Club @ Dairy Flat Hall 8-11pm $2 Entry Members Free membership on the night – Licensed Bar.


Friday 5th May

The Kavaliers @ Birkenhead RSA.
D'Starlights @ Howick RSA 7-11pm
Debeat @ New Lynn RSA.

Cruise Night Rockabilly@ Dairy Flat Hall 8-11.30 pm Entry: $12.50 – Rockabilly B.Y.O.
Gerry Lee @ Manurewa Cosmopolitan Club 7:30 pm
Mike Maguire and Friends East Coast Folk Club @ Torbay Senior Citizens Social Centre (behind main Torbay shops at 37 Watea Road). 8pm $7 general admission ($5 college students) & $5 performers. Sorry no alcohol permitted in this hired venue. Casual performers 1st half with featured guest in the 2nd half. Contact: Bob Uhe, Tel: 09-4263588,

Saturday 6th May

DOUBLE J COUNTRY CLUB @ Papatoetoe RSA 1- 4.30pm

Klassic Trax @ Hibiscus Coast RSA .
Blame the Cats @ Howick RSA 7pm
Country Magic Band @ Papatoetoe RSA 6.15 - 9.30pm

Stagetalk Auckland Christian Dance @ Auckland Normal Intermediate School Hall Poronui St Mount Eden $13 7.30-11.15pm (inc supper & hot & cold drinks) Enquiries: Peter (09) 828 8837 or Brian (09) 622 6138.
Live Acoustic Music hosted by Mark Laurent @ Cafe 121 121 Ponsonby Rd 7-9pm $koha jar on the bar – with a different guest muso each week.
Indigo Blue Dairy Flat Rhythm & Blues Club @ Dairy Flat Hall 8-11.30 pm $12.50 Entry Members Free membership on the night – Licensed Bar Light supper provided.
Roger Skinner & The Motivation.@ Muldoons Bar Orewa 7pm

Sunday 7th May

Anything Goes with Robbie @ Scalini’s Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria 429 Tamaki Drive St Heliers 1–4pm Phone: 09 575 9810
Marian Burns @ Hobsonville RSA 4-7pm

Helen Riley Auckland Dance Club @ Onehunga RSA upstairs 6.30-9.30pm $12 – was Auckland Single Adults Assn. 3 course buffet dinner at a discounted price of $15.00 to all dance attendees at the Orpheus Restaurant at the RSA. Info Ph: Edreen 0274 354 928 or Caroline 0210 646 020.

Monday 8th

Line Dancing @ Howick RSA 10:30am
The Royal New Zealand Air Force Base Auckland Band Morning Melodies with Mum @ Bruce Mason Theatre Takapuna 11am $5

Ukelele practice @ Howick RSA 11:30am

Roger Skinner @ Birkenhead RSA.
Line Dancing @ Howick RSA 7pm


Ross Mullins & The Snaps Devonport Folk Music Club @ The Bunker Mount Victoria 8pm Tickets $15 from 09-445-2227 Seating is limited, so it's wise to book. - It has been a bit of a wait but Ross Mullins is back with a new CD to launch. The Poet And The Fisherman has been a long time coming, but Ross has never stopped writing from his first album, State House Kid in 1985. Ross Mullins (vocals, piano) will be joined by The Snaps to bring these new songs to life with creativity and flair: Nigel Gavin (guitar), Peter Koopman (bass and backing vocals) Jason Orme (drums and percussion) Markus Fritsch (tenor saxophone) and Jim Langabeer (alto saxophone). Expect a guest appearance also from the lovely Caitlin Smith.
Open mic and jam night with Roger Skinner, Chris Parfitt, Linda Wright @ Muldoons Bar Orewa 7pm

Tuesday 9th

Maria O’Flaherty & The Ben Fernandez Quartet Auckland Jazz and Blues Club @ Point Chevalier RSA – Back Lounge 7.30-10pm Non Members $15, Members $5 www.aucklandjazzandbluesclub.co.nz/.

Cameron Dance @ Milford Senior Citizens Hall. Milford Mall Carpark, 141 Kitchener Rd, Milford. Intermediate 6.30pm. Refresher 7.30pm. Beginners 8.30pm. Social classes in Ballroom, Latin American & Rock n Roll / Jive. Contact: Ian: Ph: 4836-133, Mob:. 0274 508-288

Wednesday 10th

Line Dancing @ Manurewa Cosmopolitan Club 10am – For Beginners and advanced…

ACROSS THE GREAT DIVIDE Auckland Bluegrass & Old Time Country Music Club @ The Bunker 8pm,
Tim Sellars "Mukhlisa" (CHCH) Creative Jazz Club @ The Thirsty Dog 469 Karangahape Rd 8pm


Thursday 11th

Line Dancing @ Howick RSA 10:30am

Friday 12th

Klassic Trax @ Avondale RSA.
Stagetalk @ Birkenhead RSA - features Retro 60's sounds with Garry Cooley.
??? Helen Riley @ Howick RSA 7-11pm
??? Blackrose @ Howick RSA 7-11pm
D’Starlights @ New Lynn RSA.


The John Loveday Band Stetson Club @ Dairy Flat Hall 8-11.30pm Entry $10 – Licensed Bar & Supper.


Saturday 13th

Stagetalk @ Birkenhead RSA 7-11pm
The Kavaliers @ Hibiscus Coast RSA.

Live Acoustic Music hosted by Mark Laurent @ Cafe 121 121 Ponsonby Rd 7-9pm $koha jar on the bar – with a different guest muso each week.

State of Mind Auckland Rock n Roll @ Freemans Bay Community Centre 7.30-11.30pm $12.50 at the door (Bring a plate for supper and entry is just $10)
WE ARE ONE – A Concert for Autism presented by Play It Strange with Newmarket Rotary @ Sacred Heart College 250 West Tamaki Road, Glendowie Auckland 6–10pm Adults $42, Children aged 5-16 Years $22.50, Under 5 years free.– Larry Morris, Fiona McDonald, Shane Cortese, Mike Chunn, Peter Urlich, Jordan Luck and many more will be taking the stage, to celebrate difference and recognize talent and courage. Prohibition quintet of Jenny B (vocals), Jim Langabeer (saxes), Ben Fernandez (piano), Stu Johnstone (bass) & Trevor Thwaites (drums) is included in the line up.
Captain Morgan Duo Titirangi Folk Music Club Concert @ Titirangi Beach Hall 8pm $8, members $5, under 18 free – Contact : Tricia 818 5659, Ian 813 2305,

Sunday 14th Mothers Day

Anything Goes with Robbiei @ Scalini’s Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria 429 Tamaki Drive St Heliers 1–4pm Phone: 09 575 9810

After Midnight Dance Band @ Point Chevalier RSA – Back Lounge
Tuxedo Swing @ Ponsonby Cruising Club Westhaven 7-10pm

Monday 15th
Line Dancing @ Howick RSA 10:30am
Ukelele practice @ Howick RSA 11:30am

Line Dancing @ Howick RSA 7pm

NIELS GEDGE Devonport Folk Music Club @ The Bunker 8pm Members $3 non-members $5 – our special guest up from Wellington to share his songs of the life and times of NZ pioneers.
Open mic and jam night with Roger Skinner, Chris Parfitt, Linda Wright @ Muldoons Bar Orewa 7pm


Tuesday 16th

Indigo Blue Auckland Jazz and Blues Club @ Point Chevalier RSA – Back Lounge 7.30-10pm Non Members $15, Members $5 www.aucklandjazzandbluesclub.co.nz/.
Cameron Dance. @ Milford Senior Citizens Hall. Milford Mall Carpark, 141 Kitchener Rd, Milford. Intermediate 6.30pm. Refresher 7.30pm. Beginners 8.30pm. Social classes in Ballroom, Latin American & Rock n Roll / Jive. Contact: Ian: Ph: 4836-133, Mob:. 0274 508-288 .

Wednesday 17th

Line Dancing @ Manurewa Cosmopolitan Club 10am – For Beginners and advanced…

Thursday 18th

Line Dancing @ Howick RSA 10:30am

Sweet Duo @ Papatoetoe RSA 6.30pm

Friday 19th

Merge @ Birkenhead RSA.
The Kavalliers @ Howick RSA 7-11pm


Saturday 20th

DOUBLE J COUNTRY CLUB @ Papatoetoe RSA 1- 4.30pm

Klassic Trax @ Birkenhead RSA .
Roger and the Ramjets @ Hibiscus Coast RSA 7pm
Elvis Show @ Howick RSA 7:30pm $20 ticket
Country Magic Band @ Papatoetoe RSA 6.15 - 9.30pm

Live Acoustic Music hosted by Mark Laurent @ Cafe 121 121 Ponsonby Rd 7-9pm $koha jar on the bar – with a different guest muso each week.
Shane and the Shazam Band Dairy Flat Live @ Dairy Flat Hall 8-11.30pm Entry $12.50 – Licensed Bar
but bring your own snacks.
D’Starlights @ Papatoetoe Cosmopolitan Club.

Sunday 21st
Anything Goes with Tasi @ Scalini’s Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria 429 Tamaki Drive St Heliers 1–4pm Phone: 09 575 9810
Roger Skinner (Solo) @ Muldoons Bar Orewa 2-5pm
The Auckland Mandolinata Orchestra the 2017 Winter Concert Series @ Irish Society Rooms Rocky Nook Avenue, Fowlds Park, Mt Albert 3pm–5pm Adults $10.00/ Students Free Afternoon Tea (gold ` coin donation) CD’s for sale at the door $10

Micheal & Gracie Auckland Dance Club @ Onehunga RSA upstairs 6.30-9.30pm $12 – was Auckland Single Adults Assn. 3 course buffet dinner at a discounted price of $15.00 to all dance attendees at the Orpheus Restaurant at the RSA. Info Ph: Edreen 0274 354 928 or Caroline 0210 646 020.

FIRE IN THE MOUNTAIN Devonport Folk Music Club @ The Bunker 7–10pm No charge – a session hosted by Micheal Young.

Monday 22nd
Line Dancing @ Howick RSA 10:30am
Ukelele practice @ Howick RSA 11:30am

Line Dancing @ Howick RSA 7pm

PETER NEUMEGEN & MARK SANDERS Devonport Folk Music Club @ The Bunker 8pm Members $3, non-members $5 – special guests. Teful finger style guitar and Uilleann pipes – a match made in heaven.
Open mic and jam night with Roger Skinner, Chris Parfitt, Linda Wright @ Muldoons Bar Orewa 7pm

Tuesday 23rd

Kathryn Hopkins and Friends Auckland Jazz and Blues Club @ Point Chevalier RSA – Back Lounge 7.30-10pm Non Members $15, Members $5 www.aucklandjazzandbluesclub.co.nz/.
Cameron Dance. SOCIAL DANCE PARTY NIGHT @ Milford Senior Citizens Hall. Milford Mall Carpark, 141 Kitchener Rd, MILFORD. 7–10pm. $10.00 pp Coffee & Tea available – Everybody Welcome BYO, a glass and nibbles. Contact: Ian. Ph: 09 4836-133, Mob: 0274 508-288,

Wednesday 24th

Line Dancing @ Manurewa Cosmopolitan Club 10am – For Beginners and advanced…

Thursday 25th

Line Dancing @ Howick RSA 10:30am

Friday 26th

Karaoke @ Birkenhead RSA.
Blast from the Past @ Howick RSA 7-11pm
Debeat @ New Lynn RSA.
D’Starlights @ Waiheke RSA 29 Belgium St, Waiheke Island

The Coconut Cowboys Stetson Club @ Dairy Flat Hall 8-11.30pm Entry $10 – Licensed Bar & Supper.
Che Orton (Solo) @ Howick Club 7pm
Titirangi Folk Music Friends on Friday @ Titirangi Beach Hall 8pm. $3 under 18 free – Come and share your songs and music with a small friendly group.. Contacts Rosemary 814 8897, Margaret 818 1434.

Saturday 27th

D’Starlights @ Birkenhead RSA.
The Kavaliers @ Hakaru RSA 733 Settlement Rd, Hakaru 0573 6-11pm
Jason Smith @ Howick RSA 7-11pm
Steppin' Out @ Point Chevalier RSA – Back Lounge 7.30 pm – Ballroom, Latin & New Vogue.

Live Acoustic Music hosted by Mark Laurent @ Cafe 121 121 Ponsonby Rd 7-9pm $koha jar on the bar – with a different guest muso each week.
The Custodians @ Manurewa Cosmopolitan Club 7pm

Sunday 28th

Anything Goes with Robbiei @ Scalini’s Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria 429 Tamaki Drive St Heliers 1–4pm Phone: 09 575 9810

BUNKER HILL UNPLUGGED Devonport Folk Music Club @ The Bunker 8pm Entry $5 cash – Micheal Young invites four acts to share their songwriting and musical skills.

Monday 29th
Line Dancing @ Howick RSA 10:30am
Ukelele practice @ Howick RSA 11:30am

Line Dancing @ Howick RSA 7pm

CLUB NIGHT & ANNUAL MAY TIDDLYWINKS CHAMPIONSHIP Devonport Folk Music Club @ The Bunker 8pm Members $3, non-members $5 – come and sing, say or play, and take on the reigning champion, HILARY CONDON.
Open mic and jam night with Roger Skinner, Chris Parfitt, Linda Wright @ Muldoons Bar Orewa 7pm

Tuesday 30th

Voxnova Auckland Jazz and Blues Club @ Point Chevalier RSA – Back Lounge 7.30-10pm Non Members $15, Members $5 www.aucklandjazzandbluesclub.co.nz/.
Cameron Dance. NEW BEGINNERS CLASS @ Milford Senior Citizens Hall. Milford Mall Carpark, 141 Kitchener Rd, MILFORD. Intermediate 6.30pm. Refresher 7.30pm. Beginners 8.30pm. Social classes in Ballroom, Latin American & Rock n Roll / Jive. Contact: Ian. Ph: 09 4836-133 Mob: 0274 508-288

Wednesday 31st

Line Dancing @ Manurewa Cosmopolitan Club 10am – For Beginners and advanced…