In The News

December 6, 2017
JUST ANNOUNCED! Old-Timey, Country, Folk singer/songwriter, FREYA JOSEPHINE HOLLICK will be the special guest for STEVE POLTZ on THURSDAY 15 MARCH! “Hollick immerses herself in her songs and the stories they tell. Her own life story, tells tales much like those in the heartbreaking country tunes of yesteryear that she has come to love so […]
November 30, 2017
THE ORIGIN OF SURF MUSIC! Ever wondered how Surf Music came to be? If you think The Beach Boys had something to do with it, you are only half right! Read on to find out more… Surf Music hit its mark in the 60’s as surf culture started to take shape. It primarily derived from […]
November 29, 2017
STEP INTO THE SOUTHSIDE! Getting from the Northside of Melbourne to the Southside has never been easier! You can catch the No. 96 Tram from Brunswick or the No. 67 Tram from the City & Carnegie or even the No. 16 Tram from Melb Uni & Kew. Once you arrive at the iconic Acland Street, […]
November 24, 2017
This is Joni – The Art & Music of Joni Mitchell Performing her many hits such as ‘Help Me’, ‘Big Yellow Taxi’, ‘Blue’ and ‘Free Man In Paris’, plus a collection of songs spanning Joni’s 40-odd year career, Lauren Elizabeth will perform with her outstanding 6 piece band, comprising some of Melbourne’s finest musicians and […]
Malcolm Young Passes Away
November 19, 2017
The music community and fans mourn the loss of Malcolm Young It is a sad day for ACDC fans given the news from AC/DC headquarters about the legendary Malcolm Young’s passing. Malcolm had been suffering from Dementia for a few years and died surrounded by family and friends. “Today it is with deep heartfelt sadness […]
HELLO TUT TUT to perform @
November 16, 2017
HELLO TUT TUT to perform @ MEMO! Special guests HELLO TUT TUT will be making their debut at MEMO Music Hall on FRI 15 DEC in support of THE SENEGAMBIAN JAZZ BAND. HELLO TUT TUT have made a speedy ascent on the World Music scene, winning over local and international crowds including memorable sets at […]

November 16, 2017
November 15, 2017
NINA FERRO DUO joins EUGENE HAMILTON & THE MONEY! NINA FERRO a London-based, singer-songwriter originally hailing from Melbourne Australia has a powerful, evocative voice, stunning vocal range and captivating stage presence. Through Nina’s travels she has shared a stage with music’s greats, Tony Bennett, Hugh Jackman, Gregory Porter (UK tour), Jose Feliciano, Billy Ocean, Charles […]
Get Your Hands Around This Guitar!
November 15, 2017
Just try and get your hands around this Pikasso guitar! …The Pikasso Guitar Designed by luthier Linda Manzer (born July 2, 1952) and is a Canadian master luthier renowned for her archtop, flat top, and harp guitars. The Pikasso Guitar is one of the odd musical instruments and gets it’s name for its similarity to the appearance of the cubist […]
The Reefers vs The Rebelles Secret of Surf
November 13, 2017
The Reefers vs The Rebelles Secret of Surf? The reefers vs the rebelles play at Memo Music Hall saturday December 2nd. What happens when an immovable object meets an unstoppable force? Find out The Reefers go head to head with The Rebelles in a titanic clash to decide once and for all who holds the […]
November 13, 2017
THE AHERN BROTHERS SURE KNOW HOW TO WRITE A SONG! “Both highly respected solo artists and songwriters in their own right, Steve Grady and Josh Rennie-Hynes formed The Ahern Brothers after an impromptu trip to the United States in late 2016” “They travelled throughout Northern California and Oregon taking in national parks, small towns, cities […]
Marcia Howard was in Aussie Band Goanna!
November 12, 2017
DID YOU KNOW… Marcia Howard who is performing as part of our Port Fairy Spotlight Sessions on FRI 24 NOV was in the Aussie band Goanna! For the past thirty years, Marcia has sustained a diverse career as a singer, musician, songwriter, recording artist, and music educator and vocal director in the fields of live performance, studio recording, music business […]
MEMO Music Humour
November 11, 2017
MEMO Music Humour – The ultimate annoying doorbell …haha…Do you have a cool doorbell that’s a little different? Share it with us! Live Music Gift Vouchers for Christmas Shows coming up @ MEMO…
Jack Howard on radio
November 10, 2017
Jane Clifton is Jon Faine’s co-host. goes to towm She is a singer, actor, author, civil celebrant, and women-only ride-share driver.     Save
May 14, 2015
TROUBLED VENUE SET FOR GRAND REOPENING ST KILDA’S Memo Music Hall is set to reopen after a lengthy closure, with a new partnership hoped to revive the venue’s fortunes…. Read the full article here –
April 9, 2015
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February 17, 2015
St Kilda’s MEMO Music Hall heralds the arrival of the renowned Caravan Music Club and the St Kilda RSL in a new partnership to revitalise and re-awaken the iconic Acland St venue, re-establishing it as a vibrant community asset. MEMO, as it is affectionately known, will be programmed by Caravan Music Club founder Peter Foley, […]