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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

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

House of Light (Berl/LA) w/Dr Sure's Unusual Practice + Lappland Between US and European commitments Berlin/LA's HOUSE OF LIGHT bring back to Australia their cinematic shoegaze that meshes shimmering guitar, pulsating synths and motorik rhythms - fitting somewhere between darkwave and 80s neo-psych. Having sold out the first pressing of their Kasumiuen Records release, [...]

It's 3 Chord Images 1st Birthday and I'm meant to write something witty and engaging here, but screw that! All you need to know is that I'm going to make Bomaby Rock into my lounge room for the night by hanging some of my favourite live music photos on the walls and while I'm [...]

Live music this week at Bombay Rock! A bad arse rock n' roll bill! Free entry With Psychobilly Kings, Murder Rats and Saint Killed Her going up against punk rockers The Shorts and Duvtons. Doors 6pm Bands 7pm till Late

We are hitting the road to celebrate the release of our debut album 'Make Real, Make Believe' at Bombay Rock The first two singles 'Who Are You' and 'Shivers' have already wandered into the world through a premiere via Happy Mag. They laid out the perfect sum-up... "Who Are You; a vintage-style psych-rock chugger" [...]