The Country Music Guild of Australasia was established in 1968 and is the longest running music club of any genre still operating in Australasia.
The Country Music 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 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.
Great meals available from 6 pm with free tea and coffee in the band room.
Members $5 – Visitors $10 (effective July 30, 2016). Membership is $20 per person (effective June 1, 2019).
Enquiries and table bookings (6 or more people) – Keith (03) 9338 7902.
The Country Music Guild hopes you had a good Christmas and are enjoying the New Year’s break – we are!!
Friday February 7, 2020: Honkytonk Rockers
Winners of the Guild’s Most Popular Band Award in 2016
The Honkytonk Rockers have been around for a couple of years and they have become a sought after band in both country and rock ‘n’ roll. It’s great to have them open 2020 for us.
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
Facebook: Honkytonk Rockers
Friday February 14, 2020: The Dalton Gang
The Dalton Gang won the Guild’s Most Popular Band Award in 2004, 2005 and 2018
Helen Stewart won the Guild’s Most Popular Vocalist Award in 2010, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018
Helen Stewart – vocals and bass
Stuie Lees – vocals and drums
Facebook: The Dalton Gang
These videos were recorded at The Guild’s 50th Anniversary concert on July 6, 2018 with special guest Dave Moore
Friday February 21, 2020: The Palace Gypsies
The Palace Gypsies last played for us in August last year.
Glen Lee – vocals and guitar
Phil Bowen – lead guitar and vocals
Karan Johns – bass and vocals
Bryan Derrick – drums
Hear Glen singing “Thank God For The Radio” (A live recording)
Friday February 28: John Lawrence Band (CD Launch for “Need A Little Country”)
Friday March 6: Rattlincane
Friday March 13: Rough Cut
Friday March 20: Bobby Valentine and the Band of Renown
Friday March 27: The Excellent Smithers
*** Check out the latest band videos recorded live at The Guild ***
.**NEW** “Just Call Me Lonesome” by Rene Diaz and Avalon. **NEW**
“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.
“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 2019
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.
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.
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.