Welcome to The Guild

Justin Standley Band – November 30, 2018

The Country Music Guild of Australasia started in 1968 and is the longest running country music club in Australia.

The Guild celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2018.

We present a live country band every Friday night at the Pascoe Vale RSL
40 Cumberland Road Pascoe Vale, Victoria (Cnr O’Hea Street).

Live country music from 8.00 pm to 11.00 pm with line dancing, partner dancing and rock’n’roll dancing.

Raffles and a door prize of a $25 dinner at the RSL.

Members $5 – Visitors $10 (effective July 30, 2016). Membership is $20 per person (effective June 1, 2019).

Great meals available from 6 pm with free tea and coffee in the band room.

Enquiries and table bookings (6 or more people) – Keith (03) 9338 7902.

On Friday January 29, 2021 The Dalton Gang were presented with an award of appreciation for 25 years of service to country music and to the Country Music Guild.

Special guests also performed with the band – Con Anag, Jennifer Nicholas, Terry Dean, Michelle Gardiner and Bryan Derrick.

Click here to see some more pictures from this night.

Friday March 5, 2021: Rodger Delfos & The Beatriders

While we are restricted as to how many patrons we are allowed to have in the room, we are not yet fully booked for this show. You can still book with Keith on 9338 7902 (between 10.30 am and 8 pm) to guarantee a seat on the night or you can just rock up on the night.

We have been advised that masks will NOT be required while dancing on this night.

Rodger has gathered some special guests to perform with him on this show. Don Farrell and Rodger were joint lead guitarists in Mick & The Aces back in the 90’s and Don is generally seen as lead guitarist for the Bona Fide Travellers. Joel Smithard and Ed Bates have played with Rodger many times in the past.

Ron Mahony, Andrew Forrer & Rodger Delfos

Rodger Delfos & The Beatriders – Setting You Free.mp3

Rodger Delfos – vocals and guitar
Don Farrell (Bona Fide Travellers, Mick & The Aces) – lead guitar
Andrew Forrer – bass and vocals
Joel Smithard – keyboards
Ed Bates – pedal steel
Ron Mahony – drums and vocals

Classic country and country rock

Facebook: Rodger Delfos Beatriders

Friday March 12, 2021: Honkytonk Rockers

Once again we are restricted as to how many patrons we are allowed to have in the room so you MUST book with Keith on 9338 7902 (between 10.30 am and 8 pm) to guarantee having a seat on the night.

This will book out real quick so get onto it as soon as possible if you plan to attend.

Winners of the Guild’s Most Popular Band Award in 2016

The Honkytonk Rockers have been around for a few years and they have become a sought after band in both country and rock ‘n’ roll.

Joe Patterson – vocals and guitar
Mark D’Rozario – lead guitar and vocals
Dwayne D’Cruz – lead guitar and vocals
Ian Demonte – bass and vocals
Shaun Lynch – drums and vocals

Classic Country

Facebook: Honkytonk Rockers

Video Clips

Friday March 19: Rough Cut

Friday March 26: The Moonlighters

Friday April 2: GOOD FRIDAY (No Guild on this night)

Friday April 9: The Dalton Gang with Dave Moore plus special guest Terry Dean

Friday April 16: The Westernairs

Friday April 23: Rattlincane

View and print the latest gig guide flyer – March 2021
It is in PDF format – Click the image to enlarge it.

*** Check out the latest band videos recorded live at The Guild ***

I’ll Go Down Swinging” by Jacob McGuffie’s Dukes Of Haggard.

. “The Ringer And The Princess” by the Tim Farren Band.

. “Don’t Rock The Jukebox” by the Michelle Gardiner Band.

Don’t Get Angry” and “Just Call Me Lonesome” by Rene Diaz and Avalon.

Don’t Worry ‘Bout Me” by Lydia D’Lasselle.

Downunderland” and “Brokenheartsville” by the John Lawrence Band.

Storms Never Last” by Michelle Gardiner with The Dalton Gang, Dave Moore and Terry Dean.

Livin’ On Love ” by Keith Green with The Dalton Gang and Dave Moore.

Sing To Me O Lonesome Dove ” (written by Andrew Forrer) by Twilight In Tulsa.

San Antonio Rose” by Bryen Willems and the Bayou Boogie Boys.

. “I’m Blue, I’m Lonesome” and “Texas Boogie” by Dusty Crumpets.

Cryin’ Time” and “Whiskey, If You Were A Woman” by The Dalton Gang.

South Of The Border” by Jacob McGuffie’s Dukes Of Haggard.

Forever For A While” by Doug Bruce And The Tailgaters.

Another Dress-up Night For Cup Week – November 8, 2019

The Moonee Valley Drifters with special guest Gerard Rowan on pedal steel.
Dressed in their finery for Cup Week.

It had been a couple of years since we had a Halloween dress-up night so we had to do it again.

Click any photo to enlarge it. Click here for more pictures taken on Friday November 1, 2019.

The stage of horror
The stage of horror
Gals and Ghouls
Gals and Ghouls

On Friday August 2, 2019, the Honkytonk Rockers won the 16th annual Les Keats Memorial Award for the “Most Popular Band” as voted by the members of the Country Music Guild of Australasia.

They were one of 22 bands to perform at The Guild during the year 2018-2019. This is the second time they have won this Award – they also won it in 2016.

The “Most Popular Vocalist” Award went to Michelle Gardiner. This the first time Michelle has won this Award.

The Honkytonk Rockers – voted the “Most Popular Band” (2018-2019)
Michelle Gardiner – voted the “Most Popular Vocalist” (2018-2019)

Check out the full report and more pictures from the 2019 Awards night and all previous winners.

Check out all the 2018 winners of the The Most Popular Band and The Most Popular Vocalist Awards.

Check out the winners of the Most Popular Band and Most Popular Vocalist for 2017-2018 on the Awards Page and listen to Keith’s presentation and announcement of the winners and hear their responses.