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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 Nicoteenagers ‘A Tour for You’ at Bombay Rock

22 August @ 7:00 pm - 23 August @ 5:00 am

The Nicoteenagers present their final show of their ‘Tour for You’ tour at Bombay Rock. With special guests IV Dante and TORBRECK

DOUBLEBLACK at Bombay Rock!

23 August @ 7:00 pm - 24 August @ 5:00 am

DOUBLEBLACK launch their "Tequila Sweat" CD Single at Melbourne's legendary Bombay Rock. Along for the ride are the fiery Australian Kingswood Factory, Garage rock Lords These Things, and Three Quarter Beast, and now also featuring Bek Taylor and Jason Zeke from Muscle car playing an acoustic set. DOUBLEBLACK don't play often and a hometown show [...]

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 Presents:

24 August @ 7:00 pm - 25 August @ 5:00 am

Come down to Bombay Rock Saturday 24th August for all your beer drinking, pool shooting, video game playing and band watching needs! Bands to include: Moustache Ant Shapes Like Rapids Brodown Quaid The Polygamists Entry is free and good time are expected. See you there!

Bombay Punk

30 August @ 7:00 pm - 31 August @ 5:00 am

Yay…come celebrate the end of Winter with some cockle warming punk – with a dash of new wave, at Melbourne’s home of misfits and freaks; Bombay Rock! Entry is free! Line up 8:00pm – Commissioner Bourbon 9:00pm – The Shorts 10:00pm – The One Twos 11:00 - Forklift Assassins Commissioner Bourbon are a three piece [...]

Too Much Rain Tour – Brunswick

31 August @ 7:00 pm - 1 September @ 5:00 am

Black Aces hit Bombay Rock for the first time and are celebrating the release of their latest single ‘Too Much Rain’. The second release off their upcoming EP ‘Never Change’ and following hot on the heels of first single ‘Feverdreams’, ’Too Much Rain’ is a rollocking, foot stomping tribute to the drudgery of working class [...]

Faux Bandit – Rock ‘N’ Roll Simulator Tour – Melbourne

7 September @ 7:00 pm - 8 September @ 5:00 am

illed with rock, rage, and tongue and cheek, this new EP couldn't come sooner, but for the time being their single 'The Pros and Cons Of Object Permanence' which is filled with rock, rage, and tongue and cheek can be streamed here - Headlining the show is Dark Temple: a stoner, doom and sci-fi [...]


13 September @ 5:00 pm - 14 September @ 5:00 am

What better day to unleash our debut music video than Friday 13th!? Joining us for the evening of mayhem and mirth will be our great friends Mr Stitcher and Long Holiday. See you there! 🖤 The Cigarrillos

Blind Man Death Stare, From Parts Unknown (USA), Black Heart Breakers

14 September @ 7:00 pm - 15 September @ 5:00 am

Dallas Texas' finest Punk 3 Piece From Parts Unknown (USA) are stoked to announce they’ll be playing the Bombay Rock September as part of their first ever Australian tour with mates Black Heart Breakers (NSW)! With an upright bass, the band effortlessly blends the mixture of punk, ska, reggae, country and metal. Boasting +350 shows [...]

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