In honour of the Cherry Bar’s 18th Birthday we went back into our archives and dug up the photos of the opening of ACDC Lane, back in 2004. This was before the Cherry Bar existed, but we feel that it’s a fitting occasion to reflect on its origins. […]
Conceived over many nights of shared musings, quaffing of wine, and listening to old vinyl records, the Rum Reverie is the brainchild of life-long friends and former Steve Boyd & The Preachers band mates Paul Fiddes on drums, and Steve Boyd on lead vocals and guitar – augmented by upright bass, brass, and Hammond organ. […]
On 5 November 2005, legendary guitarist (not to mention the coolest man ever to set foot onstage) Link Wray swaggered off this mortal coil. Twelve years later, on the anniversary of his passing, five of Melbourne’s most rockin’ guitar bands will join forces at Cherry Bar to celebrate the man Pete Townshend of The Who called “the king”. […]
FUZZFEST returns bigger, louder and hairier than ever, and back at Cherry Bar this year with a kick ass lineup of Local and National touring acts from Australia, including our first International guest from Spain, Los Labios.
Yet again, FUZZFEST is set over 2 days of High Octane Rock n Roll Fueled Mayhem! […]
FUZZFEST returns bigger, louder and hairier than ever, and back at Cherry Bar this year with a kick ass lineup of Local and National touring acts from Australia, including our first International guest from Spain, […]
Blag Dahlia’s scene is similar to his music – shameless and satisfying. The Dwarves’ singer bluntly states: “My scene is: sex with gorgeous people … and a joint.” The Dwarves emerged into the garage rock […]
Ruyters Suys’ scene is “In Lust We Trust”. The Nashville Pussy guitarist follows the band’s motto on and off the stage, playing “dirty rock n roll” in the genre of “sleaze rock”. Suys’ future always […]