Melbourne Music Week - City Guide

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Next month, the Modular posse will be taking over pop-up venue The Residence for one night only - Thurs Nov 21st - as part of Melbourne Music Week.

To get everyone acclimatised to the city, four of our all-star cast - Andras Fox, Roland Tings, Shining Bird and the Club Mod DJs - have given us their worldly insights into the wonderful city of Melbourne. Read on below!

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Andras Fox

1. My fave place to eat is... Thanh Nga Nine, Victoria St. Richmond

2. My fave place to drink is... Hugs & Kisses, CBD

3. My fave place to party is... Boney, CBD

4. My fave place to sleep is... Away from the city

5. My fave place to relax is... Inland rivers

6. Melbourne smells like... Wet wool in winter, and cut grass and petrol in summer

7. Melbourne looks like... it has something to hide

8. Melbourne sounds like... short tailed reverb from a tiled fish and chip shop

9. I love Melbourne because... of 3RRR and all the talented locals.

10. I hate Melbourne because... The ocean is too far away from the city

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Roland Tings

1. My fave place to eat is... Izakaya Den when someone else is paying

2. My fave place to drink is... Hells Kitchen is never a bad choice

3. My fave place to party is... The Mercat basement. And the sidewalk outside the Mercat basement

4. My fave place to sleep is... Carlton Gardens in summer

5. My fave place to relax is... Half Moon Bay with a car load of friends

6. Melbourne smells like... Smoke machine & espresso

7. Melbourne looks like... Overpriced cafe chic

8. Melbourne sounds like... Noise In My Head, Strange Holiday, Ozone, Andras Fox, Bamboo Musik, Tornado Wallace, Speed Painters

9. I love Melbourne because... It contains 90% of my favourite people on earth

10. I hate Melbourne because... Relate, dont hate

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Shining Bird

1. My fave place to eat is... Duchess of spotswood

2. My fave place to drink is... 99 problems

3. My fave place to party is... Madame Brussels

4. My fave place to sleep is... Away from the chainsaw-like snoring of other band members

5. My fave place to relax is... Abbotsford convent

6. Melbourne smells like... Whatever stinkin' getup our bass players rockin

7. Melbourne looks like... A place where dreams come brew!

8. Melbourne sounds like... Tinnitus. I have tinnitus. Tinnitus Allnightus

9. I love Melbourne because... I love lamp

10. I hate Melbourne because... It's too damn far from the leisure coast!

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Club Mod DJs

1. My fave place to eat is... Bistro Vue for fine dining. The Middle Eastern Restaurant in Coburg for a cheap posse dinner. Queen Vic Markets for a quickie.

2. My fave place to drink is... The Toff In Town

3. My fave place to party is... Mercat X for either a Bamboo Musik or Animals Dancing night

4. My fave place to sleep is... My old bedroom in Carlton North which I no longer sleep in

5. My fave place to relax is... Around the bend at Half Moon Bay or swimming in Warrandyte, the clean end of Melbourne's toxic Yarra River

6. Melbourne smells like... Teen spirit

7. Melbourne looks like...

8. Melbourne sounds like...

9. I love Melbourne because... It has an open minded, relaxed and adventurous vibe, amazing community radio, more clubs, bars and live venues and next level food culture. It's easy to get around and is cheap(er than Sydney)

10. I hate Melbourne because... of its inaccessible airport

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October 18, 2013 at 1:39pm in news


 

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