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Happy December! What a month November was!

Wow, what a month it’s been at Doo-Bop! We played host to over 70 Acts in November, and here are some of our highlights of the month. At the start of the month, we had a most welcome surprise. None other than Thirsty Merc turned up to blow off some steam at a late-night jam […]

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A Race Day to Remember!

Doo-Bop’s very first Melbourne Cup screening was most certainly an event to be celebrated on the Doo-Bop calendar. Almost 15 hours of live music was enjoyed by the Doo-Bop patrons over the course of the race day, both upstairs in the Doo-Bop Piano Bar and downstairs in the Jazz Bar. In addition, the event saw […]

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Happy November! Doo-Bop’s Monthly Round-Up

Oktoberfest  at Doo-Bop featured over 75 amazing acts. Starting out in October, we played host to one of the most promising jazz ensembles in Australia. Performing under the moniker “The Mount Gambier Allstars” (paying homage to their hometown), these talented young men form part of the James Morrison Academy Honours Ensemble. Their 4 October show […]

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In the Spotlight: Mount Gambier Allstars

What is your name? Mount Gambier All-Stars  (aka James Morrison Academy Honours Ensemble) What instrument/s do you play and/or sing? Alto, Tenor, Trombone, Bass, Guitar and Drums What was your first public performance? We’ve been playing together for years, but our first performance as this band was at Morrison’s Jazz Club in Mount Gambier earlier […]

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Doo-Bop’s first of the workshop series: Nic Jeffries Vocals

Doo-Bop’s jazz vocal workshop with Nic Jeffries last Saturday was a collaborative and exciting opportunity for everyone involved. Participants utilised Doo-Bop’s basement Jazz Bar with its full backline for an authentic performance workshop experience. Nic covered a range of topics, including the Vocalist as a ‘Bandleader’, how to interact with instrumentalists effectively, and how arrangement […]

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Doo-Bop Jazz Bar, A Great Day Out

Doo-Bop was lucky enough to be recently featured on Channel 7’s “The Great Day Out”. Nova 106.9 host Miriam Young showed viewers what her “great day out” would look like, which included capping off her day with cocktails and music at Doo-Bop. We were delighted to host the Great Day Out team, Miriam and her […]

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In the Spotlight: Joe Chindamo

What instrument/s do you play and/or sing? Piano Used to play Accordion. How old were you when you first started performing? 6 What was your first public performance? Music competition at 8 – which I won. How would you describe the type of musical feel and sound that you have? That’s not really for me […]

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Thank you – First 60 Days

Thank you for making the first 60 days of Doo-Bop Jazz Bar a huge success! So far Doo-Bop has hosted 150+ Live music performances, 50+ late night jam sessions – and there is no intention to slow down. Thank you to all the amazing Brisbane artists who consistently support the scene, and thank you to […]

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Weekly Digest

11 August 2017: Get Swinging for Father’s Day – Talkin’ Jazz – Mint Julep Get Swinging for Father’s Day If you’re at a loss for what you can gift your world’s greatest dad, look no further than a Doo-Bop jazz experience. We have gift vouchers available at $50 and $100, purchasable in-store and online. Buy […]

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