Black Cobra
Thursday 9 July

Black Cobra (USA) & Jucifer (USA)

w/ DEAD
Doors 7pm - $30 Tickets
San Francisco’s premier doom laden heavy metal duo BLACK COBRA will be making their highly anticipated and long awaited return to Australian shores this July. After two hugely successful Australian tours, their last seeing them opening for Fu Manchu across Australia and New Zealand and co-headlining Cherry Rock Festival, this unrelenting two-piece are ready to blow minds all over again.
With a loyal following the World over and two critically acclaimed albums under their belt, Black Cobra’s return will be a welcome one amongst fans of High on Fire, Motorhead, Sleep, Mastodon, The Melvins and the likes.
 
Fierce Mild
Friday 10 July

Fierce Mild

w/ The Black Heart Death Cult, Spiral Arm, Lorikeet
Doors 7pm
The Leaps & Bounds Festival, Jagermeister & Yah Yah's present...
Part of the Gertrude Street Projection Festival

A psychedelic event, featuring some of Melbourne's biggest & best shoegaze, psych & fuzz bands alongside live visual projection displays, to coincide with the Gertrude Street Projection Festival.
 
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Friday 10 July

Chris Wilson

'The Friday Knock Off' Residency
5:30pm - 7:30pm Free Entry
www.facebook.com/cwilsonmusic
 
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Saturday 11 July

Torrential Thrill

w/ H.Zed, Drova
Doors 8pm - $13 Tickets
Torrential Thrill return to the stage for the release of their first single "King of the Road".
Following from the bands widely acclaimed album launch at the Cherry Bar in May 2015,
The hard rocking hooligans are sure to annihilate the winter chill with a meltdown of hard crunching hits from their April 2015 release ‘MARS’
Completing the line-up are special guests H.Zed and Drova, bringing their own blend of mayhem set for a night no head banger will want to miss.

“MARS” is available for general release now, and on iTunes.
 
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Saturday 11 July

Glen & The Peanut Butter Men

2am Upstairs Slot
$7 Entry from Midnight
Punk rock band, Glen & The Peanut Butter Men ready to get rude in this late night slot at Yah Yah's.
 
Passerine
Sunday 12 July

Passerine

w/ Super Magic Hats, Patra Kay
8pm
Free
Analogue synths, dirty beats & soulful vocals.
 
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Thursday 16 July

Tomb Hanx

w/ Fuzzsucker, Born Horny
8pm - Free Entry
Three Piece Melbourne band specialising in whinge chiming.
 
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Friday 17 July

Tarantinos

w/ Ghost Gang, Yoko Bono
Doors 7pm - $13 Entry
Inspired by the Writer/Director Quentin Tarantino, 5 musicians from Melbourne formed The Tarantinos based on their fascination with the incredible versatile soundtracks accompanying his films.
 
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Friday 17 July

Chris Wilson

'The Friday Knock Off' Residency
5:30pm - 7:30pm Free Entry
The Hendrix of Harmonica, Chris Wilson plays 2 free sets every Friday for your weekly knock off!
 
Hugo Race
Saturday 18 July

Hugo Race & The True Spirit

w/ Stu Thomas Paradox, Julitha Ryan
Doors 7pm
$20 Entry
 
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Saturday 18 July

Sisters Doll

2am Upstairs Slot
$7 Entry from Midnight
"Welcome to the Dollhouse."
 
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Friday 24 July

Chris Wilson

'The Friday Knock Off' Residency
5:30pm - 7:30pm Free Entry
The Hendrix of Harmonica, Chris Wilson plays 2 free sets every Friday for your weekly knock off!
 
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Friday 24 July

Society Of Beggars

w/ Smoke Stack Rhino, Battlesick
Doors 8pm - $13 Entry
Melbourne Rock & Rollers Society Of Beggars hit the Yah Yah’s stage once again on Friday July 24th. After releasing their debut single ‘Hyena’ earlier in the year and a wave of successful shows interstate and in Melbourne, SOBs are pumped to be returning to where their live performances began at Yah Yah’s under a year ago. They will be joined by Blues Rockers Smoke Stack Rhino & Electro-funk extraordinaires Battlesick. Doors open at 8pm. Tix are $13 at the door.
 
Vendettas
Saturday 25 July

The Vendettas

w/ Two Headed Dog, A Gazillion Angry Mexicans
Doors 8pm - $13 Entry
The Vendettas 'Winter Warmer Sessions' at Yah Yah's. 'Bystander and Destroyer' 2nd Album out now...
 
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Friday 31 July

Chris Wilson

'The Friday Knock Off' Residency
5:30pm - 7:30pm Free Entry
The Hendrix of Harmonica, Chris Wilson plays 2 free sets every Friday for your weekly knock off!
 
The Lazys
Saturday 1 August

The Lazy’s

w/ special guests
Doors 8pm - $13 Entry - Upstairs
"If 'Shake It Like You Mean It' was on AC/DC's latest album, it would be hailed as a later career classic" Rolling Stone
 
GT
Thursday 6 August

Greenthief

w/ Borrachero, Merchant
Doors 7pm - Free Entry - Front Bar
Double-headliner August Thursday Residency!

Greenthief: From a spark to a revolution, Greenthief is a 3-piece psychedelic grunge band that has crashed the indie scenester party. Debut album Voyage available now!

Borrachero: Since 2012 the band have been taking audiences on a journey into a space vortex of fuzzed up delay and walls of noise.
 
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Saturday 8 August

Hobo Magic

The 2am Slot
2am Slot Upstairs
$7 Entry from Midnight
Hobo Magic are grooving their their way up and down the east coast of Australia this August and September in celebration of their debut self titled EP release via Desert Highways.

The prog driven stoner rocking trio will set the vibe in Sydney, Fitzroy, Ballarat, Collingwood, Northcote, Adelaide, Lismore, Brisbane and finally Mooloolaba.

These young rockers have been earning their keep for two years lighting up scattered venues up and down the east coast and winning critics over to the point that phrases have been pounded into peoples minds "10/10 gig", " With riffs that will blow your mind and vocals that will slap you in the face" and "If you haven't seen Hobo Magic live I feel sorry for you".
 
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Sunday 9 August

Transvaal Diamond Syndicate

w/ Diddy Reyes & The Blues Maniacs
Doors 7pm - Free Entry
Not many bands have worked as hard as Queensland's Transvaal Diamond Syndicate.

With 250,000kms on the clock and around 1000 live original shows in just 6 years, TDS have cemented their place in the Australian Blues Rock landscape.

This August will see the band set off on one of 2 national tours planned for late 2015 in conjunction with the release of their second studio full length.

The band will release a Hard Rock EP first, then drop a Blues focused EP later this year which will sync up to form the double-CD full LP, also to be released on vinyl. 'The River' is the first track release with soon to be dropped filmclip.
 
GT
Thursday 13 August

Greenthief

w/ Borrachero, Olmeg
Doors 7pm - Free Entry - Front Bar
Double-headliner August Thursday Residency!

Greenthief: From a spark to a revolution, Greenthief is a 3-piece psychedelic grunge band that has crashed the indie scenester party. Debut album Voyage available now!

Borrachero: Since 2012 the band have been taking audiences on a journey into a space vortex of fuzzed up delay and walls of noise.
 
GT
Thursday 20 August

Greenthief

w/ Borrachero, The Hunted Crows
Doors 7pm - Free Entry - Front Bar
Double-headliner August Thursday Residency!

Greenthief: From a spark to a revolution, Greenthief is a 3-piece psychedelic grunge band that has crashed the indie scenester party. Debut album Voyage available now!

Borrachero: Since 2012 the band have been taking audiences on a journey into a space vortex of fuzzed up delay and walls of noise.
 
GT
Thursday 27 August

Greenthief

w/ Borrachero, Lebelle
Doors 7pm - Free Entry - Front Bar
Double-headliner August Thursday Residency!

Greenthief: From a spark to a revolution, Greenthief is a 3-piece psychedelic grunge band that has crashed the indie scenester party. Debut album Voyage available now!

Borrachero: Since 2012 the band have been taking audiences on a journey into a space vortex of fuzzed up delay and walls of noise.
 
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Saturday 29 August

Lizzard Wizzard

w/ Holy Serpent, Agonhymn, Dr Colossus
8pm
$15
The four piece bong ripping, tail losing, dungeon crawling Stoner Doomers "LIZZARD WIZZARD" from Brisbane are making their way back down to Melbourne to pull your ear drums apart.