Gig guide: where to go for live music

5 Sawyers Sunday, Sundays Record Duo.

Anna Bay Tavern Saturday, 2 To The Floor. 

Australia Hotel Cessnock Saturday, The Way.

Bar Petite Friday, Kylie Jane. Saturday, Ty.

Battlesticks Bar Friday, AQWA. Saturday, Holly Mae. Sunday, Nick Connors.

Beach Hotel Friday, Battle of the Bands. 

Belmore Hotel Saturday, Four Letter Word.

Beresfield Bowling Club Friday, Alias. Saturday, Cruzers. Sunday, Red Dirt Country Band.

Blackbutt Hotel Friday, Daxton Monaghan. 

Bonnells Bay Hotel Saturday, Crawfish Stew.

The Bradford Friday, Kempy. Saturday, Vortex. 

Burwood Inn Friday, Ngariki. Saturday, DJ Timmy Coffey.

Cambridge Hotel  Friday, Port Royal, Breizers, Diplazar, Hypnofuzz, Noah Church. Saturday, The Man In The Doorway Fundraiser ft Southern End, Sister Rosicky, Breizers, Arcades and Lions, Hypnofuzz, Diplazar, Zac Jurd. Sunday, Royal bass ft Borgore. 

Cardiff RSL Club Friday, Dos Eager. Saturday, Hell Rad. 

Cessnock Hotel Friday, Rendezvous. Saturday, Jeremy Bilson. 

Cessnock Leagues Club Saturday, Paparazzi.

Civic Theatre Friday, Yamato. 

Clarendon Hotel Friday, Roxy. Saturday, Bonny Rai.

Club Kotara Friday, This Iz The Moment Karaoke. Saturday, D’Lish.

Club Lemon Tree Friday, The Smarts. Saturday, Jim Overend. Sunday, Open Mic Arvo.

Club Macquarie Friday, Sundays Record.

Club Maitland City Friday, Solid Gold Party.

Colliery Inn Friday, Darren.

Commercial Hotel Boolaroo Friday, Brett O’Malley. 

Commercial Hotel Morpeth Friday, Tim Broadway. Saturday, Mardmax. 

The Commons Friday, Saturday, Boys Don’t Cry.

Criterion Hotel Weston Saturday, The Twangsters.

Criterion Pub & Kitchen Carrington Saturday, Roxy. Sunday, Matt McLaren.

Customs House Friday, Jacinta. Saturday, Tim Harding. Sunday, Bonny Rai.

Denman Hotel Sunday, Darren Rolling Keys. 

Duke Of Wellington Friday, Matt McLaren. Saturday, The Levymen.

East Maitland Bowling Club Friday, Rocket. Saturday, Loose Bazooka. Sunday, John Noble.

East's Leisure & Golf Club Saturday, Frick N Orson.

Edgeworth Tavern Friday, Loose Bazooka. Saturday, The Bad And The Ugly.

The Edwards Friday, Truman Smith Duo.

The Exchange Saturday, Misbehave.

Family Hotel Maitland Friday, Witchery.

Finnegans Saturday, J Smoove, MC Bones.

FogHorn Brewhouse Friday, Anyerin. Saturday, Beth Gleeson, Matt McLaren. 

Gallipoli Legion Club Thursday, Bad Luck Kitty. 

Gateshead Tavern Friday, Brazillian Bros Duo. 

George Tavern Friday, Todd Schmoo. Saturday, Arley and I.

Grain Store Friday, Rhythm N Brews ft Tim Rossington, Truman Smith, Boots Porter, As Of Sky. 

Grand Hotel Tuesday, JB & The HiFis. 

Grand Junction Hotel Saturday, Bo Jenkins.

Great Northern Hotel Teralba Saturday, Ashley Knight. 

Greenroof Hotel Friday, Bonny Rai.

Greta Workers Club Friday, Duplexity. 

Gunyah Hotel Saturday, Alias. Sunday, Flattrakkerrs.

Hamilton Station Hotel Friday, Taken By Force, Maggot, Two Faced, The Hannigans, Human Failure. Saturday, Justice For The Damned. Sunday, The Sleepyheads, Underachiever, Govv.

Harrigan’s Pokolbin Friday, Shaka Duo. Saturday, Brendan Murphy, Shooting Molly. Sunday, Scully.

Honeysuckle Hotel Friday, Uptown. Saturday, Soundabout.

Hotel Delany Friday, Four Letter Word. Saturday, Evergreen.

Hotel Jesmond Friday, The Remedy Trio.

Imperial Hotel Friday, Brent Murphy. Saturday, Dirty Devils. Sunday, Jye Sharp.

Junction Hotel Saturday, Kaylah Anne.

Kent Hotel Friday, Gen X. Saturday, Overload. 

Kurri Kurri Hotel Saturday, Half Drive

Lake Macquarie Tavern Friday, Tim Harding. 

Lakeside Village Tavern Saturday, The V Dubs. 

Lambton Park Hotel Friday, DJ Perry Carter. 

Lass O’Gowrie Friday, Strangers With Candy, Spill, The High Andies. Sunday, Rod Coote, Kelly Breuer, Deanna Rose.

Lizotte’s  Friday, Vince Jones. Saturday, Lyn Bowtell. 

Lochinvar Hotel Saturday, Mick Jones.

Lucky Hotel Friday, Max Jackson. Saturday, Howie and Alex.

Maitland Leagues Club Sunday, Christabelle Blue.

Maitland Regional Art Gallery Saturday, Grow Up Festival ft. Raave Tapes, E4444e, Morning TV, Totty, Lachlan X. Morris, Grace Turner, Dyer Ma’ker.

Mary Ellen Friday, Phonic. Saturday, Big Night Out. Sunday, Dean Kyrwood.

Maryland Tavern Saturday, The Remedy.

Mavericks On Darby Friday, Jake Davey. Saturday, Max Jackson.

Mavericks On The Bay Friday, Arley Black. Saturday, Jackson Halliday. Sunday, Kempy.

Mayfield Ex-Services Friday, Loko. Saturday, Busta Thong.

Merewether Surfhouse Sunday, Jerome.

AT THE GRAND JUNCTION: Bo Jenkins will play his blues and country rock music to Maitland on Saturday.

AT THE GRAND JUNCTION: Bo Jenkins will play his blues and country rock music to Maitland on Saturday.

Metropolitan Hotel Maitland Friday, Boltman. Saturday, Magic Carpet. Sunday, Marriah.

Mezz Bar at Wallsend Diggers Friday, The Years. Saturday, Snape Trilogy. Sunday, Zane Penn Duo.

Morisset Country Club Sunday, Maryanne Rex.

Muree Golf Club Friday, Hendo. Saturday, Jumpin Jukebox trio.

Murray’s Brewery Sunday, Adam Gear.

Nag’s Head Hotel Friday, Damien. Saturday, Pap & That.

Neath Hotel Saturday, Kim and Mik.

Nelson Bay Bowling Club Friday, Allan Freihaut.

Newcastle Jockey Club Friday, Todd Schmoo, Tyler John, Roxy. Saturday, Bonny Rai, Pete McCredie, Matt McLaren.

Newcastle Leagues Club – The Vault Saturday, Metal United Down Under ft Requiem of the Damned, Autolysis, Chambers of Insanity, Grim Demise, PurEnvy, Evocatus, Enviktas, The Loom of Time, Nekrology.

Northern Star Hotel Friday, John Larder. Saturday, Brent Murphy.

Orient Hotel Sunday, Bo Jenkins.

Pedens Cessnock Friday, Jon Matthews. Saturday, Acoustic Mayhem.

Pelican RSL Saturday, The Klassics.

Pippis at the Point Friday, Overload Duo, Mick Jones. Saturday, Beau Hatch. Sunday, Dean Kyrwood. 

Potters Brewery Friday, Pete McCredie.

Premier Hotel Friday, Big Night Out. Saturday, Hummingbirds, Paperboy. Sunday, Melbourne Street.

Prince of Wales Hotel Friday, Gold Member, Tim Rossington. Saturday, Bucko.

Queens Wharf Hotel Friday, Jerome, Tre Soul. Saturday, Bobby C, The Big Bang. Sunday, Lachy Doley Band. 

Racecourse Hotel Saturday, Big Pete.

Rutherford Hotel Saturday, Michael Hawke.

Salamander Tavern Friday, Zane Penn Duo.

Seabreeze Hotel Friday, The V Dubs. Saturday, Code Red. Sunday, Sunday Soothin Sounds, Tim Broadway. 

Shamrock Hotel Saturday, Duplexity. 

Shenanigans at the Imperial Friday, Custom Shop. Saturday, Brent Murphy. Sunday, Murph.

Shortland Hotel Friday, Brendan Murphy. Saturday, Greg Bryce. 

Small Ballroom Saturday, Set On End, SETMEONFIRE, The Chaotic Borderline, Eviscerate the Crown. 

Snake Gully Hotel Friday, Dave Owen. Saturday, Loose Change. 

Soldiers Point Bowling Club Friday, Watters.

South Newcastle Leagues Club Saturday, Pistol Pete.

Stag and Hunter Hotel Friday, Black Rabbit George. Saturday, The Dark Clouds, The Not Not’s, Trashed Again. Sunday, Passport To Airlie semi-final 2.

Sunnyside Tavern Friday, Karen O'Shea. 

Tanilba Bay Golf Club Friday, Deborah Sinclair. Saturday, Hypnotik Hypnosis. 

Teralba Bowling Club Friday, The Love Handles. 

Tilligerry RSL Friday, The Way. Saturday, Samantha Broadbent. 

Town Hall Hotel Saturday, Scully.

Victoria Hotel Hinton Friday, Jackson Halliday. Saturday, Robbie T. Sunday, Mick Jones.

Wests New Lambton Friday, Mark Wells Duo. Saturday, Rubber Bullet. Tuesday, Angamus. 

Wickham Park Hotel Friday, Shivoo. Saturday, Jye Sharp, Kings Of Kong. Sunday, John Larder, Ghost Road.