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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 8.00 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 in the band room. Enquiries and table bookings (6 or more people) – Keith (03) 9338 7902.

Most Popular Band and Most Popular Vocalist (2023 – 2024)

• Members are now asked to choose the ONE band they enjoyed the most during the past year.
• A list of the bands that have played at the Country Music Guild over the past 12 months (May 1, 2023 – April 30, 2024) will be available at the Guild from Friday June 14 until Friday July 12, 2024.
• You must have been a financial member for that period and you must be present at the Guild to vote.
• The winning band will be presented with the Les Keats Memorial Trophy on the Les and Joy Keats Memorial Awards Night to be held on Friday August 30, 2024.
• The winning vocalist will also be presented with their trophy on this night.

Check out the previous winners of these Awards here.

Friday June 14, 2024: 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.

Joe Patterson – vocals and rhythm guitar
Dwayne D’Cruz – lead guitar and vocals
Christo Mant – bass and vocals
Sandy Oro – drums

Classic Country

Facebook: Honkytonk Rockers

Honkytonk Rockers Video Clips

Friday June 21, 2024: The Bona Fide Travellers

The Bona Fide Travellers last played for us in 2018 and it is great to have them back on deck.

Snow Townsend – vocals, guitar & accordion
Tony Persic – lead guitar and slide guitar
Ken Hatton – lead guitar
Mike Parker – bass
Ray Tully – drums

Facebook: The Bona Fide Travellers


Sunday Morning Showdown

The Ballad of Mary Lou

Sittin’ On Top Of The World

The Bona Fide Travellers have released 6 CDs – these are their most recent

Friday June 28, 2024: The Moonlighters

The Moonlighters are a four piece rocka-billy/roll, country blues band based in Victoria. Playing their style of southern blues & country with infectious rhythms and twangy guitars they never fail to fill the dance floor!

Paul Gadsby – vocals, guitar
Mark Smith – vocals, guitar
Jimmy Fewings – vocals, bass
Greg Pedley – drums

Video recorded at The Guild

Friday July 5: John Lawrence Band.

Friday July 12: Bobby Valentine and his Band of Renown.

View or print our latest gig flyer.
It is in PDF format – Click the image to enlarge it.

Check out the latest band videos recorded live at The Guild

Ace In The Hole” by Bryen Willems And The Bayou Boogie Boys

Mister Lonesome“, “Would It Matter At All” and “Too Many Nights In A Roadhouse” by The Westernairs.

Saturday Night At The Movies” by The Hawks Showband featuring the late Pete Westwood.

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.