i-D's guide to your weekend: melbourne
Hey Melbourne, let's have a really good one.
It's Thursday. Keep up the good work, the week is practically over. Here are the events that i-D reckons will guarantee you a great weekend. Check them out!
Hang at the Social Studio book launch
The total legends at the Social Studio have put together a book documenting all the fashion, art, and wonderful people involved in their endeavours. It's launching tonight, and there's live music too. Find the rest of the info here.
Thursday 7th May 6PM @ The Social Studio, 128 Smith Street, Collingwood
Sweat to Thump Presents: Kirkis, Friendships and more
Dugong Jr, DEER, and RaRa 4_the_fl4 will also play for the low low price of absolutely nothing. How could you resist a guaranteed good-time boogie? You can't. RVSP here.
Thursday 7th May 8PM @ The Carlton Hotel, Level Three, 193 Bourke Street, Melbourne.
Hear Totally Mild launch their debut LP
The Melbourne four-piece are about to launch Down Time, their first LP. For Saturday's launch, they've organised a stellar line-up of the city's best acts like Habits and Geoffrey O'Connor. Here's all the info.
Friday 8th May 8PM @ The John Curtin Hotel, 29 Lygon Street, Carlton.
Dance to the Moontown Records Triple Tape Launch
This little record label out of the nation's capital represents the best of weird Australian music. They're launching a trio of cassette tapes this Sunday from Waterfall Person, X in O, and Low Flung. A bunch of other fun artists will be joining the celebrations, and you can too. Details here.
Sunday 10th May @2PM, Bluestone Church Arts Space, 10A Hyde Street, Footscray.