Previous events

Dirty Rats official album launch with special guests City Sharps + Cold Sleep + Tailgate

Mr Boogieman Bar, 160 Hoddle Street, Abbotsford

Dirty Rats, supported by City Sharps, Cold Sleep and Tailgate, bring live rock back to Melbourne It's been a rough year, but Dirty Rats are saying "Fuck Covid" and finally having an official release party for their new album "End in Tears". Join the godfathers of Melbourne rock, the Dirty Rats, along with the evergreen City Sharps, hard hitting alternative rockers Cold Sleep and Tailgate, as we celebrate the return of live genuine Aussie pub rock. Let you inner bogan out and come rocking out in Rat Town!

$15 online or $20 at the door. Free copy of Dirty Rats 1st album, Rock n Roll, with every online ticket purchased.

Hellfire N Hairspray Festival

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The Bendigo Hotel, 125 Johnston Street, Collingwood

Hellfire N' Hairspray is a new Australian music festival dedicated to the new breed of heavy rock bands. The new waves of Hairmetal/Classic Rock/Glam/Sleaze are enjoying a massive resurgence in popularity internationally and Australia hasn't been left out. The last few years has seen a surge in bands influenced by the heavy rock scene of the seventies and eighties but with their own unique modern slants. In response to the total lack of representation at the major festivals, Black-Roos Entertainment (the folks behind Metal United Down Under and Metal United Worldwide) and Jay R Sleaze are bringing you the "Hellfire N' Hairspray" festival on the 18th of May 2019 in Melbourne. An all day extravaganza of the very best new breed bands Australia has to offer. If your a fan of Led Zeppelin, Motley Crue, Guns N' Roses, Poison, Bon Jovi. AC/DC. Aerosmith and any band from that era come along and discover your new favorite band! Spend the day and night partying like rock stars with the new breed of rockstars featuring 10 bands, Dj's and much more! Tickets $25 plus booking fee/ Door: $30. Confirmed acts in no particular order: Dangerous Curves Snake Bite Whisky Crosson Black Alpine Morth Diamond Foxx Kvlts Of Vice Vicious Addiction Hit 'n' Mizz Dirty Rats Plus DJ Ibella Chantelle.

Dirty Rats + Little House Godz + Tattooed Dream

Mr Boogieman Bar, 160 Hoddle Street, Abbotsford

The Rats are embarking on their first USA tour end of May, and their December 2018 album release ‘Rock N Roll’ is available now via iTunes, Amazon & Sliptrick Records. OR get your asses to the Boogie Man show on Friday 18 Jan and grab yourself a hard copy. Guest acts include friends Little House Godz and Tattooed Dream. $10 entry at the door. 8pm kick off


New Age/Dirty Rats/Cyclone Diablo

The Workers Club, 51-55 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy

Ok Punters this show is gonna rock the foundations of the workers club NEW AGE are getting ready for there European tour with the help of our good mates DIRTY RATS and CYCLONE DIABLO dont miss this Punters it going to go off.

130 pm Cyclone Diablo 245 pm Dirty Rats 4 pm New Age

AMP Cherry Tuesdays Residency

Cherry Bar, AC/DC Lane, Melbourne

AMP Presents - Cherry Tuesdays July Tues Night Mini Residency @ Cherry Bar

Tues July 31st Lineup & Times:

8pm DJ 9pm Valley King 10pm Dirty Rats

Free Entry!!! $10 Espresso Martinis!!!

See you at Cherry Bar for Tues night bands & beers?


Dirty Rats rock the Australian Beach Games

Main Beach, Lakes Entrance

Dirty Rats smashing out their greatest hits and classic rock covers at the Australian Beach Games in Lakes Entrance Victoria


Dirty Rats & No Exit

Lucky 13 Garage, 8 Cochranes Road, Moorabin

Come and join in as the Dirty Rats present The Party Rats classic rock covers show, playing all your favourite hits from your favourite hard rock artists. Supporting No Exit, Melbournes premier Angels tribute show