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.
Another Dress-up Night 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.
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.
Friday November 15, 2019: Michelle Gardiner and Band
She has now formed her own band and this will be their debut gig at the Guild.
Michelle Gardiner – vocals
Steve O’Hern – Guitar and vocals
Eddy Mountain – Bass and vocals
Nathan Brincau – Drums and vocals
Classic and modern country.
Friday November 22, 2019: Rene Diaz and the Sessions Masters
Rene last played for us in July this year. He is back this time with the Sessions Masters.
Rene Diaz – vocals and rhythm guitar
Keryn Laurent – guitar and vocals
Geoff Stokes – bass and vocals
Mal Ronay – drums
Facebook: Rene Diaz
Friday November 29, 2019: Bobby Valentine & The Band Of Renown plus special Guest Terry Dean.
Bobby Valentine has been a professional entertainer for over 30 years appearing nationally and internationally, working with Stevie Wonder, Whitney Houston, Rod Stewart and many Australian legends.
Bobby and the band had such a great time when they appeared here in early October we just had to have them back again.
Bobby Valentine – Guitar and lead vocals (renowned for his song writing as well as performing on the same bill as Stevie Wonder/Whitney Houston and Rod Stewart. His bands have included The Lonely Boys/Coxy at the Roxy/Bobby Valentine and his Big Band…and, he was, for many years, the well-known voice of David Jones)
Adrian Scott – Keyboards and vocals (Air Supply/Kylie Minogue/Little River Band/The Seekers/Brian Cadd/Lisa Edwards/Mike Brady…and countless others)
Nigel Thompson – Bass and vocals (Bluestone/The New Dream/Phil Manning/Russell Morris)
Ron Mahony – Drums
Terry Dean (Bluestone/Dean & Carruthers) will join the band on lap steel (and slide guitar, dobro and guitar) for a few tunes. No doubt we’ll persuade him to sing a couple of songs as well !!
Friday December 6: Luke Austen Band
Friday December 13: The Moonlighters
Friday December 20: Christmas Breakup with The Dalton Gang, Dave Moore and Guests
*** Check out the latest band videos recorded live at The Guild ***
.**NEW** “Downunderland” by the John Lawrence Band. **NEW**
.**NEW** “Brokenheartsville” by the John Lawrence Band. **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.
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.