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Our upcoming Songwriters in the Round will be held on Friday the 9th of December at Cromwell Studios.
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Latest tracks live from our last SITR featuring Reuben Stone, Tom Tuena, Rich Davies and Lauren Glezer.

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Melting Pot’s Top 4: Tuesday, 8th November 2016
Hello and welcome to another installation of 'Melting Pot's Top 4' - where we bring you the 4 absolute must-see gigs in Melbourne this coming week. We're scouring deep and hard to find you the cream of the crop that live music in this town has to offer! --- BROOKE TAYLOR has teamed up with DELSINKI RECORDS to form what can only be described as music's 'dynamic duo'. Fresh from a regional tour, and a recent release, 'Love One,' they return to the big smoke to hit the stage armed wi...
Melting Pot’s Top 4: Tuesday, 1st November 2016
Hello and welcome to another installation of 'Melting Pot's Top 4' - where we bring you the 4 absolute must-see gigs in Melbourne this coming week. We're scouring deep and hard to find you the cream of the crop that live music in this town has to offer! --- Not many artists in Melbourne have mastered the artistry of vocal delivery like that of pop balladeer NATALIE CAROLAN, who brings her debut album, 'I SLEEP' to launch this Friday at the Melbourne Recital Centre. Carolan has dive...
Melting Pot’s Top 4: Cup Weekend Special
Hello and welcome to another installation of 'Melting Pot's Top 4' - this week, we're bringing you the ultimate guide to the Halloween/Melbourne Cup long weekend, where two celebrations combine as one for some unforgettable live music shows around town. --- EMILEE SOUTH'S amazing blend of countrified blues and simple, swinging 50's rock 'n' roll is a particularly unique sight and sound to behold. Following a successful debut EP, 'Aloha, Au Revoir,' she launches the title track of her upco...
The Little Stevies // The Baby In Mum’s Tummy
The Little Stevies performing "Baby in My Mum's Tummy" in the round with Phia and Hue Blanes at Melting Pot’s Songwriters in the Round at the Northcote Social Club, Northcote, Melbourne on Sunday 29th of May 2016. The Little Stevies, sisters Sibylla and Bethany Stephen, are not your average siblings. Four years apart in age, the sisters have spent their whole lives honing their craft at performance and songwriting, both by accident and with intention, since their childhood d...

Featured Artist: Domini Forster

Feature Artist: Domini Forster
Charm of Finches, aka sisters Mabel and Ivy, aged 16 and 13, emerge from an eclectic musical environment of classical strings and Celtic folk, and have been likened to artists as diverse as Danish chamber songstress Agnes Obel, First Aid Kit and Gillian Welch.  Since releasing their debut EP "Home" in 2014, the "singing finches" have played Australian folk and roots festival stages and last year won the 2015 Darebin Music Feast Songwriter's Award with their song "Paper and Ink". This weekend Ch...
Watch the full interview with Domini Forster

Artists from latest event

Grim Fawkner
Grim Fawkner is an itinerant minstrel, whose acoustic works range from upbeat folk/country, to soulful balladry, with elements of blues, pop & indie thrown in.
Domini Forster
Inspired by the likes of Laura Marling and Joni Mitchell, Domini's poignant lyrics and transporting melodies open little windows into intimate moments. Her strong, pure voice lilts and croons across a colourful tapestry of harmonies, fingerpicked ukulele, guitar and glockenspiel.
Brooke Taylor
Born and raised singer/songwriter Brooke Taylor is 5 foot 2 inches of acoustic, melodic, bluesy grunt. With a voice that can cover country to blues with equal poise and assurance, she writes with a penchant for human vulnerabilities that her audience can empathise and relate to.
Timothy Haines
Timothy Haines is a good looking, recently and now forever short haired musician who specialises in being honest about situations he mostly makes up, making them sweeter with a ukelele and gifted Australian voice
Dan Lethbridge
Dan Lethbridge is a musician based in Melbourne, Australia. Part dusty folk singer/part electric guitar slinger, Dan has released three albums - the most recent being the genre-bending 'Inner Western'.
Phia
“A live-looping frenzy of percussive hands, vocal beauty and..the African kalimba" (Artrocker, UK), Phia delivers a show of breathtaking music making and story telling.