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From the ashes of one of Australia’s most iconic live music venues that played host to bands such as INXS, Australian Crawl, The Angels, Cold Chisel, The Sunnyboys, Skyhooks, The Knack & Bo Diddley comes the new Bombay Rock. Free live music every Fri & Sat

Dental Plan, Furlong, You Legends, Analogue Hope at Bombay Rock

20 September @ 6:30 pm - 21 September @ 5:00 am

Free show on a Friday night in Brunswick. Loose as a goose Punk, Grunge and Pub Rock at Bombay Rock. Featuring Dental Plan - Indie Punk/Grunge Trio. Furlong - Alt Rock with massive hooks You Legends - Pub Rock Party Animals Analogue Hope - New kids on the Pop Punk block.

Rock for Lifeline

21 September @ 5:00 pm - 22 September @ 5:00 am

Punk gig in support of Lifeline. For anyone that has mental health issues or knows someone that has mental health issues, this gig's for you. All proceeds will go to Lifeline so come down, drink beer and support a charity doing great things in the suicide prevention space. Line up features grunge punks Boob In [...]

The Balls – Blood on the Line Single Launch

26 September @ 7:00 pm - 27 September @ 5:00 am

The Balls launch single Blood On The Line from their forthcoming album up and down the east coast with mates Astrodeath. The Melbourne tour stops at Bombay Rock with speed power trio Australian Kingswood Factory and stoner grooves from MONARCHUS on the eve of the Grand Final public holiday and then on Friday 27 September [...]

SUGAR DADDY ft: Cheeky Velvet, Way Shit & Youthfire

27 September @ 7:00 pm - 28 September @ 7:00 am

💰SUGAR DADDY - SINGLE LAUNCH 💰 Hello Highballars, Get them dollar, dollar bills out yo, (just kidding, dw cheapskates, it's free!)The Pop Slay Queen, Cheeky Velvet is about to drop her filthy, raunchy single 'SUGAR DADDY' from her highly anticipated album 'Honeymoon'. I wonder where the inspiration for this single came from. *laughs nervously* To [...]

FckUps – 7″ Single Launch

28 September @ 6:00 pm - 29 September @ 5:00 am

The Fckups launch the first of their 3 upcoming 7" singles Fckups I: Surrexerunt Ludere Saturday the 28th of September at Bombay Rock. Joining on the night are ... Thee Cha Cha Chas Dirty Harriet and the Hangmen Udder Ubductees ...with more to be announced

CODEC Industrial EBM Futurepop Synthpop Aggrotech Noise

28 September @ 10:00 pm - 29 September @ 5:00 am

Docking in a dedicated space upstairs at the notorious Bombay Rock CODEC: NERFOMANCER. Yes, you heard the transmission clearly. This shipment of CODEC is NERFOMANCER! Bring your classics, your mods, and outfits to match! Prizes for the most techluscious and ludicrous mods, we provide the atmos, you provide the ammo ! Swap 'n' mod station [...]

Thursday Night Chaos

3 October @ 7:00 pm - 4 October @ 5:00 am

The devil is collecting souls Thursday 3rd of october at Bombay rock. With Free Entry. Tasty Foods. $5 Cans. Free Pool. Arcade Games. Mega Outdoor Smoking and Lounge Area.

Soft Taco (Drama Panorama) Single Launch!

5 October @ 6:30 pm - 6 October @ 5:00 am

¡Hola muchachas y muchachos! We've finally got around to doing the single thing whilst also playing gigs, playing the field and chili cook offs! We thought it was only fitting that we went back to where it all started a year ago at Bombay Rock to celebrate the first batch from the fruits of our [...]

Repugnant at Bombay Rock

10 October @ 5:30 pm - 11 October @ 5:00 am

Disgracing Australian Shores for the VERY first time REPUGNANT bring their raw crust-punk attack to Bombay rock as part of the DESTROYING BORDERS Tour! Joining them are some of Melbourne’s loudest and filthiest acts… if you couldn’t catch them at Dark Days don’t miss this chance to catch REPUGANT live and in the flesh! FREE [...]

Get Craydizzle At Bombizzle!

11 October @ 8:00 pm - 12 October @ 5:00 am

We all know what nights are like at Bombay, or Bombizzle, as it's affectionately known. They're absolutely craydizzle! So why not have a night full of bands that bring the zizzle!? Setting the pace for the night we have Nosferotica (Nosferotizzle), following up we have the hard hitters from the hills Steakfaced (Steafizzle), then the [...]

The Sweets’ 10th Birthday

12 October @ 7:00 pm - 13 October @ 5:00 am

We've transferred a lot of the hair from our heads on to our faces. And traded in those teenage rock star dreams for full time day jobs. But the 4 of us have never been closer, so we're throwing a party to celebrate 10 years as a band. Along for ride are friends Mojo Pin, [...]

E.C. @ Bombay Rock w/ High as Hell & A Gazillion Angry Mexicans

18 October @ 6:00 pm - 19 October @ 5:00 am

With High as Hell & A Gazillion Angry Mexicans Free Entry. Tasty Foods. $5 Cans. Free Pool. Arcade Games. Mega Outdoor Smoking and Lounge Area.

Bastard North EP Launch with friends

19 October @ 8:00 am - 20 October @ 5:00 pm

Are you ready? Are you ready?!?! ARE YOU BATTLE READY?!?!?! On October 19, Bastard Nörth are launching their new EP "Battle Ready", 6 tracks of bastard rock & roll. There will be music! There will be tees! There will be beer! There will be battles! Helping get the party started is Filth Dimension, Aluminum Monster [...]

Halloween Horror

19 October @ 7:00 pm - 20 October @ 5:00 am

Halloween is right around the corner so get your spookiest, most hair-raising, spine-chilling, unearthly costumes out of the closet, put your corpse paint, fangs, and blood on & come spread the terror at Bombay Rock (upstairs) on Saturday 19th October 2019!! Melbourne's 'AME NOIRE' will be spreading the terror and horror with their melancholic death [...]

Bombay Rock’s Halloween Spooky Spectacular!

1 November @ 7:00 pm - 2 November @ 5:00 am

You know that we love a reason to decorate and get all dressed up! So what better to do this Halloween than throw a killer dress up party! Free entry! Prizes for best costumes! Sick bands to be announced! Gonna be the best party in town! Free Entry. Tasty Foods. $5 Cans. Free Pool. Arcade [...]

Twisted & Toothless! Fundraiser to get Lindsey AKF new Chompers!

16 November @ 2:00 pm - 17 November @ 5:00 am

Time to put your money where Lindsey‘s mouth is! So it has taken me two bloody years, but I have finally convinced Linds to let me put together a show so we can all chip in and help him pay for his dental work to get some sparkly new teefs! We all know and love [...]

3 Chords And The Tooth Fest

23 November @ 12:00 pm - 24 November @ 5:00 am

3 Chord Images have carefully curated a selection of great Australian bands to blow your ears back while you throw some beers back! If that wasn't enough the fest includes a music market featuring record stalls and local artisans!!! And last but not least, let's not forget that this is all happening in the historic [...]

Bombay Rock Presents: Stoner Liberation Volume IV

7 December @ 6:00 pm - 8 December @ 5:00 am

FREE ENTRY 💀DBC playlist from 7pm🥕 The 4th volume of Stoner Liberation. A 100% organic, original and Australian Stoner Rock experience. With... Stone Djoser (Bendigo) A Gazillion Angry Mexicans Death by Carrot (Gina) Smoke Witch (Geelong) Jack Harlon and the Dead Crows DJ Kellin in the Name 🎧 Xoxo 💀x🥕 Free Entry. Tasty Foods. $5 [...]

Get Shanked 2019

13 December @ 6:00 pm - 14 December @ 5:00 am

Get ready! GET SHANKED IS BACK! BANDS: I am Duckeye Traumaboys Ferocious Chode DickLaser Radsnake Free Entry. Tasty Foods. $5 Cans. Free Pool. Arcade Games. Mega Outdoor Smoking and Lounge Area.

Bombay Rock Functions

Party Time.

Being one of Melbourne’s largest entertainment venues we can cater for most function types.

  • You got a birthday coming up? We’ve got the cake.
  • Work function? Talk about music to fill in awkward chit chat with your boss.
  • Party with your crew? We’re open all god damn night.

Booths, rooms and reserved sections available.

Gig Guide

Some trivia before you visit.

  • 9/10 Australians listen to music each week. 4/10 exercise.
  • 73,000+ gigs annually in the state of Victoria.
  • Melbourne has more live music venues per capita than any other city in the world.
  • Brunswick has more registered musicians than anywhere in Australia.
  • Bombay Rock is the beating heart of live music on Sydney Road.

See where the music starts.

Band Bookings Bombay Rock

A melting pot of bands, genres, and ideas.

Here at Bombay Rock, we pay our respects to the greats who have played here; Cold Chisel, Skyhooks, INXS, you name it. But we also recognise how important it is to air new talent and breathe fresh life into the Australian music scene.

Slide us your details if you want to join us and be a part of our little slice of rock and roll history.

We consider all styles of music & musicians, but please be aware that places are limited.

Melbourne’s Home of Live Music