MIND THE CURB : Remixed + Reworked officially out Fri 25.7.2014

Listen/purchase: Mind The Curb (Remixed & Reworked) by Kerbside Collection

Melbourne - Sat 26th April!
This has been on the cards for sometime - we are finally hitting Melbourne for the first time! Northside Records’ Dj Manchild presents his ‘Funk Downstairs’ session @ the Prince Public Bar in Melbourne’s own Sunset Strip - St Kilda! We have some special guests on board alongside a large lineup of bands including pals Karate Boogaloo (feat Cactus Channel Rhythm section). 

Melbourne - Sat 26th April!

This has been on the cards for sometime - we are finally hitting Melbourne for the first time! Northside Records’ Dj Manchild presents his ‘Funk Downstairs’ session @ the Prince Public Bar in Melbourne’s own Sunset Strip - St Kilda! We have some special guests on board alongside a large lineup of bands including pals Karate Boogaloo (feat Cactus Channel Rhythm section). 

Jazz Trio sets @ Cobbler in April!
Some more dates for our trio sessions @ Cobbler Whisky Bar. Dusty West Coast flavoured 60’s Jazz, swing and rare groove in Trio mode feat Ravi Welsh - Guitar, Alex Elfes - Bass and Jason ‘Paprika’ Bell - pots ‘n’ pans. Running some classic 60’s West Coast jazz and Blue Note numbers from the like of Wes Montgomery, Grant Green and George Benson plus some stripped down versions of our originals….alongside incredible adult beverages crafted by the Cobbler gentlemen (not to mention their crazy whisky collection!) free entry. 7pm-10pm.

Jazz Trio sets @ Cobbler in April!

Some more dates for our trio sessions @ Cobbler Whisky Bar. Dusty West Coast flavoured 60’s Jazz, swing and rare groove in Trio mode feat Ravi Welsh - Guitar, Alex Elfes - Bass and Jason ‘Paprika’ Bell - pots ‘n’ pans. Running some classic 60’s West Coast jazz and Blue Note numbers from the like of Wes Montgomery, Grant Green and George Benson plus some stripped down versions of our originals….alongside incredible adult beverages crafted by the Cobbler gentlemen (not to mention their crazy whisky collection!) free entry. 7pm-10pm.
JAZZ TRIO sets March 2014
We have some Jazz Trio sets over the next 2 weeks at one of Brisbane’s finest speakeasies - Cobbler Whisky Bar. West Coast Jazz flavours. Free entry band playing 7pm-10pm. 
listen sample below

JAZZ TRIO sets March 2014

We have some Jazz Trio sets over the next 2 weeks at one of Brisbane’s finest speakeasies - Cobbler Whisky Bar. West Coast Jazz flavours. Free entry band playing 7pm-10pm. 

listen sample below

A little crusty i-phone recording snippet from our Jazz Trio sessions at local speakeasy - Cobbler Whisky Bar. Featuring Ravi’s sweet and melodic guitar work (alongside Alex Elfes - Fender Jazz Bass, Jason ‘paprika’ Bell - Drums), running some classics and rarities. Songs:
- Footprints (Wayne Shorter)
- Summertime (Goerge Gershwin)
- Red Clay (Freddie Hubbard)
- On My Way (Jeff Bradshaw)

Fri 28th Feb - Supporting BullHorn & Chelsea Wilson (Melb) single launches @ Globe Theatre! All local Aussie Funk and Soul lineup!
Next Friday we’ll be helping warm the stage for Bullhorn (incredible Brissie Brass Band) and friend Chelsea Wilson (Soul Sister Melb/PBS radio) both launching new singles @ the newly revived Globe Theatre!
Bullhorn are an incredible all brass (+ 1drummer) group currently making waves with an insane live show. Chelsea Wilson has just finished recording with pals Jake, Lance and Choi from Cookin’ on 3 Burners/Bamboos etc - tight funky soul (with some vintage 60’s inflections) from this soul sister! Tix on sale now (will sell out!) details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1401159033474510 

Fri 28th Feb - Supporting BullHorn & Chelsea Wilson (Melb) single launches @ Globe Theatre! All local Aussie Funk and Soul lineup!

Next Friday we’ll be helping warm the stage for Bullhorn (incredible Brissie Brass Band) and friend Chelsea Wilson (Soul Sister Melb/PBS radio) both launching new singles @ the newly revived Globe Theatre!

Bullhorn are an incredible all brass (+ 1drummer) group currently making waves with an insane live show. Chelsea Wilson has just finished recording with pals Jake, Lance and Choi from Cookin’ on 3 Burners/Bamboos etc - tight funky soul (with some vintage 60’s inflections) from this soul sister! Tix on sale now (will sell out!) details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1401159033474510 

Heading South (Canberra & Sydney)
Canberra and Sydney folks we’re heading your way with the ‘Mind the Curb’ LP! We’re looking forward to sharing the sounds from the LP…with special guests. 
Wed 29th Jan - Canberra (Jazz Set) @ Hippo Co. Garema plc. $5 8pm
Thurs 30th Jan - Canberra @ Smith’s Alternative Bookshop. 76 Alinga st. $10. 8pm.
Sat 1st Feb - Sydney @ The Craig Charles Funk n Soul Club - The Basement. 29 Reiby Place. $20-$30. 9pm.
more details here: https://www.facebook.com/KerbsideCollection

Heading South (Canberra & Sydney)

Canberra and Sydney folks we’re heading your way with the ‘Mind the Curb’ LP! We’re looking forward to sharing the sounds from the LP…with special guests. 

Wed 29th Jan - Canberra (Jazz Set) @ Hippo Co. Garema plc. $5 8pm

Thurs 30th Jan - Canberra @ Smith’s Alternative Bookshop. 76 Alinga st. $10. 8pm.

Sat 1st Feb - Sydney @ The Craig Charles Funk n Soul Club - The Basement. 29 Reiby Place. $20-$30. 9pm.

more details here: https://www.facebook.com/KerbsideCollection

Sydney 1st Feb : Supporting Craig Charles
Sydney - we’re finally on our way! Jazz Rooms presents by popular demand the return of the King of Funk! The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club Sydney : Sat 1st February 2014 Feat DJ Craig Charles UK (Red Dwarf, Robot Wars, BBC6 Funk & Soul Show)
Live sets from Kerbside Collection and Roxie Ray With Russ Dewbury (UK)+ JC Funkdafied and Jon and Toon (Eastside Radio)@ The Basement, 29 Reiby Place, Sydney. 9pm – 3am. $25 - $30 on Door (if available)Advance tix: www.thebasement.com.au and www.moshtix.com.au and all Moshtix outlets.http://jazzrooms.tumblr.com/www.thebasement.com.au

Sydney 1st Feb : Supporting Craig Charles

Sydney - we’re finally on our way! Jazz Rooms presents by popular demand the return of the King of Funk! The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club Sydney : Sat 1st February 2014 Feat DJ Craig Charles UK (Red Dwarf, Robot Wars, BBC6 Funk & Soul Show)

Live sets from Kerbside Collection and Roxie Ray With Russ Dewbury (UK)+ JC Funkdafied and Jon and Toon (Eastside Radio)
@ The Basement, 29 Reiby Place, Sydney. 9pm – 3am. $25 - $30 on Door (if available)

Advance tix: www.thebasement.com.au and www.moshtix.com.au and all Moshtix outlets.

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www.thebasement.com.au

2013 Wrap Up
2013 has been a special year for us - most importantly releasing our first record (with the help of some passionate people - thanks Helmut and Shuhei!), which continues to amaze us with all the kind feedback that’s been flooding back…2014 is shaping up to be even better - with some exciting things instore….first cab off the rank is we have some talented friends who have been whittling away at some incredible reworks and remixes of tracks from the ‘Mind the Curb’ LP and we can’t wait to share these! Stay tuned for details on this in Jan!
We’ll also finally play our first interstate shows - the Sydney one being quite special (details later this week). 
…and of course we’ll be working on the new record due for release mid next year!

Thanks to the talented musicians and artists who’ve helped make and create the Kerbside sounds thus far, the close friends who’ve supported us from the beginning, and the new friends we’ve made along the way….
Merry xmas to you and yours - happy ‘hollow-days’ and a New Year.
Rav, Jase and KC crew
p.s. We have a handful of local shows to finish off the year - For our local Brissie pals - we’ll be doing our jazzy Trio thing @ Cobbler bar…pop down for a xmas drink….

2013 Wrap Up

2013 has been a special year for us - most importantly releasing our first record (with the help of some passionate people - thanks Helmut and Shuhei!), which continues to amaze us with all the kind feedback that’s been flooding back…2014 is shaping up to be even better - with some exciting things instore….first cab off the rank is we have some talented friends who have been whittling away at some incredible reworks and remixes of tracks from the ‘Mind the Curb’ LP and we can’t wait to share these! Stay tuned for details on this in Jan!

We’ll also finally play our first interstate shows - the Sydney one being quite special (details later this week).

…and of course we’ll be working on the new record due for release mid next year!

Thanks to the talented musicians and artists who’ve helped make and create the Kerbside sounds thus far, the close friends who’ve supported us from the beginning, and the new friends we’ve made along the way….

Merry xmas to you and yours - happy ‘hollow-days’ and a New Year.

Rav, Jase and KC crew

p.s. We have a handful of local shows to finish off the year - For our local Brissie pals - we’ll be doing our jazzy Trio thing @ Cobbler bar…pop down for a xmas drink….

Kerbside Collection in Trio mode (guitar, bass, drums) @ Cobbler Whisky Speakeasy Bar next couple of Fridays in November. Delving into some classic 60’s West Coast Jazz and rare groove flavours (i.e. Wes Montgomery, Grant Green, George Benson, Freddie Hubbard) alongside stripped down versions of the originals from their debut LP ‘Mind The Curb’.

Kerbside Collection in Trio mode (guitar, bass, drums) @ Cobbler Whisky Speakeasy Bar next couple of Fridays in November. Delving into some classic 60’s West Coast Jazz and rare groove flavours (i.e. Wes Montgomery, Grant Green, George Benson, Freddie Hubbard) alongside stripped down versions of the originals from their debut LP ‘Mind The Curb’.