Five local Melbourne gigs to check out this weekend

Five local Melbourne gigs to check out this weekend

No weekend plans? No problem.

UTAH! Get Me Two, Too? at Whole Lotta Love

Brunswick East joint Whole Lotta Love believe the best things in life come in pairs, which is why they’ve decided to bring together a bunch of dynamic duo acts on Saturday February 23. Making an appearance will be THEE Cha Cha Chas, Evil Twin, Deathbeat and more. More info here.

Inkasounds at East Brunswick Hotel

Musical duo Inkasounds are returning to the East Brunswick Hotel on Friday February 22 for an evening of funky and fun tunes. With a huge repetoire under their belt, be sure to have your song requests at the ready. More info here.

The Covermen at the Royal Oak

Sometimes, there’s nothing like going back to the basics — that’s where The Covermen come in. The five-piece are heading to the Royal Oak Hotel on Saturday February 23 for a night of classic hits. More info here.

Leon Wilks and Jon the Obscure at Bar 303

After five years of performing in the US and one year in New Zealand, blues singer-songwriter Leon Wilks will be playing a show at Bar 303 in Northcote on Sunday February 24. Joining Wilks is acoustic solo artist Jon the Obscure. More info here.

Gopher Broke IX at Bombay Rock 

Folk-punk music night Gopher Broke is taking over the iconic Bombay Rock on Friday February 22. Headlining Gopher Broke this time around are folk outfit Whiskey Dram, joined by Uncle Ben’s Last Words, Dead Peasants and more. More info here.