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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

The Dirty F//Clip//The Velvet Cobras//Wardens

19 July @ 5:00 pm - 20 July @ 5:00 am

Live Music at Bombay Rock Punk//Noise//Pop//Dirt $5 cans till midnight FREE ENTRY Doors 5:00pm Bands 6:00pm till Late

DISPARO! Album launch

20 July @ 7:00 pm

Live music this weekend at Bombay Rock Brunswick Disparo! Party Vibez Atomic death squad Defenestration The Polygamists Doors 7pm Bands 8pm till Late FREE!!!

Elysium – 80s/90s Goth at Bombay Rock

20 July @ 10:00 pm - 3:00 am

We Bid You Welcome.. One of Melbourne's most enduring subcultures will receive an injection of new blood on Saturday 20th July. Elysium is a tribute to the classic Goth nights of the 1990s, both in Australia and abroad. Many of our current scene Faithful cut their teeth in the 90s, and those who did not [...]

Who doesn't love Sunday Arvo beers!? For the month of July Bombay Rock will be opening from 3pm for an acoustic residency with Jude Joseph and BrodyGreg. We have heaters in the beer garden, Dog friendly, cheap drinks, awesome music and FREE ENTRY! Third instalment of the Jude and Brody acoustic residency! Cheap drinks, dog [...]

We get it, it's cold and miserable out there, the world feels like it's going to shit, and more and more times a day you read something that makes you think "we're all doomed, the idiots are taking over....." Buuuuuut we have just the thing to chase those winter blues away! Saturday the 27th [...]

Who doesn't love Sunday Arvo beers!? For the month of July Bombay Rock will be opening from 3pm for an acoustic residency with Jude Joseph and BrodyGreg. We have heaters in the beer garden, Dog friendly, cheap drinks, awesome music and FREE ENTRY! To round up the month we have the final instalment of the [...]

Bastard Squad, Vicious Circle, Unbound (Bris) + more!

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

A Special line up put together to pay respect to former Bastard Squad guitarist and all round legend Anthony Matters AKA Matt Bastard 1967-2019. Featuring: Bastard Squad (Playing Debut Album ‘Hardcore Revolution’ in full + a few other classics) VICIOUS CIRCLE Australia’s longest running Hardcore punk band est 1983! Unbound Punk Metal sikkunts from Brisbane [...]

On Friday 9 August, in what will be their 100th show, Traumaboys launch their long-awaited self-titled debut album. It’s been a rollercoaster, so before jumping on the next ride it’s time to celebrate with none other than steamrollers Murder Rats, troublemakers The Fckups and garage supergroup Blowers. Hosting is your friendly neighbourhood rumpus room Bombay [...]

Meet the Monsters – Melbourne

10 August @ 7:00 pm - 11 August @ 5:00 am

It's a double feature tour like no other! Planet of the 8s and A Gazillion Angry Mexicans are hitting the road together, and it all kicks off with an intimate show in home-town Melbourne. Planet of the 8s' new album is due for release on 8 August and features guest appearances from Bob Balch (Fu [...]

Smashfest 5

17 August @ 10:00 am - 18 August @ 10:00 am

Smashfest 5 The 3 day bender Free Entry Holy.Shit!! Here it goes!! Bastard Nörth skinpin (SYD) Admiral Ackbar's Dishonourable Discharge DICKLASER The Balls Sarah EiDA Rusted Tongue Sketch Method (ACT) The Murderballs Ferocious Chode Australian Kingswood Factory Freakshow Nightmare (QLD) K-MaRt WaRRioRs Magnus. (NSW) The Wrath (QLD) Catholic Guilt I Have A Goat Yard [...]

Blast Beats at Bombay

24 August @ 6:00 pm - 25 August @ 5:00 am

This August, prepare yourself for a savage assault of death and chaos with BLAST BEATS AT BOMBAY! this will be one of the heaviest shows hosted at Bombay Rock to this day, with a stupidly good line up of death and thrash metal! Like a bear coming out of hibernation to fuck shit up [...]

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