Welcome to The Guild

The Dalton Gang at The Guild on May 27, 2022

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 in the band room.

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

Friday September 23, 2022: Rodger Delfos & The Beatriders

Rodger Delfos – vocals and guitar
Mick Hamilton – lead guitar and vocals
Andrew Forrer – bass and vocals
Ed Bates – pedal steel
Ron Mahony – drums and vocals

Classic country and country rock

Facebook: Rodger Delfos Beatriders

Friday September 30, 2022: Rattlincane

Rattlincane last played for us in June 2022 and it is good to have them back playing for us again.

They recently released a new EP “6” and are in the final production stages for a new album.

Greg Prow – guitar and vocals
Stephen Biddlestone – lead guitar
John Dynon – bass
Greg Ratten – drums

Classic and original country

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rattlincanemusic/

Rattlincane Video Clip

Friday October 7, 2022: The John Lawrence Band

The John Lawrence Band last played for us in July 2022 and they know how to keep the dance floor busy.

John Lawrence – vocals, guitar and harmonica
Dan Ebbels – lead guitar and backing vocals
Dave Moore – pedal steel
Geoff Stokes – bass and vocals
Rohan Gray – drums and percussion

Classic country

John Lawrence Band
Videos recorded at The Guild

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Click on the image to play the video

Recorded live at the Country Music Guild at the Pascoe Vale RSL, Melbourne, Australia on May 31, 2019.

See more videos recorded at The Guild here on our Band Videos page.

Friday October 14: For One Night Only
Featuring Dean & Carruthers with Mike Burke (pedal steel) and Michaela Burke (drums)

Friday October 21: Rough Cut

Friday October 28: The Dalton Gang, Dave Moore plus special guest Michelle Gardiner

Friday November 4: No Sleep Till Texas

Friday November 11: Palace Gypsies

Friday November 18: Bobby Valentine and his Band Of Renown

Friday November 25: Honkytonk Rockers

View and print the latest gig guide flyer for September 2022.
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.

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.