Naughton’s Hotel, Parkville

Naughtons Hotel 43 Royal Parade, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

This is definitely one of the nicest little venues in Melbourne. Royal Parade is sensational this time of year. The food and coffee are great. A perfect kick back Sunday afternoon of acoustic music. Book a table near the music and even make some requests from my catalogue!

Melbourne Blues Appreciation Society (MBAS)

Flemigton and Kensington Bowling Club 407-411 Racecourse Road, Flemington, Victoria, Australia

Melbourne's great blues fraternity once again play host to Nick's acoustic blues. Nick is the guest act and commences the evening with a 50 minute set drawing from his catalogue as well as some surprises. You'll hear renditions of Blind Blake, Big Bill and Mississippi John Hurt as well as his original ragtime blues and instrumental music. Following the concert set by Nick there will be the traditional blues jam!

Newport Folk Festival

Newport Bowls club 4 Market Street, Newport, Victoria, Australia

A truly wonderful suburban music festival, renowned for an eclectic mix of music styles orbiting the folk music world. Nick plays a set in concert at the Newport Bowls Club at 1pm on Saturday June 24th followed by a guitar workshop (for all levels and music fans alike) in The Hub at 4pm.

Portarlington Music Cafe at The Portarlington Golf Club

Portarlington Golf Club 130 Hood Road, Portarlington, Victoria, Australia

A visit to a new and exciting acoustic venue on the Bellarine Peninsula! Nick will be playing from his renowned discography and dropping in a few acoustic surprises. The Portarlington Golf Club plays host to this new initiative. Please support live music! 2 sets from 8pm.

Blues Guitar Roadshow

Memo Music Hall 88 Acland Street, St Kilda, Victoria, Australia

**Selling Fast** Book your seat for what's being called "An ensemble spectacular" The Blues Guitar Roadshow is back in Melbourne for 1 night only. SUN JUNE 25TH MC Andrea Marr , with showcase performances by Geoff Achison , Jimi Hocking, Brett Garsed (John Farnham band), THE McNaMarr Project, Anna Scionti Trio, special guests Jesse Valach Ian Collard (Collard Greens and Gravy), Nick Charles, backed by a rockin house band and guests. 2.5 hour show with the show stopping All Star Jam!!!!

Echuca Winter Blues Festival

Echuca Echuca, Victoria, Australia

Every year the lovely Victorian town of Echuca and it's NSW relative on the other side of the mighty Murray holds this great event. So, this July sees the return of The Winter Blues Festival. My particular venues are yet to be confirmed so please keep checking the festival website for all the information.  

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