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  • Cleopatra's NYE Ball

    Take a trip back in time to ancient Egypt this New Years Eve!

    RG's, Rics Bar & Brunswick And Ann have joined force to welcome in 2018 with CLEOPATRA'S NYE BALL.

    All free venues will be transformed into an Egyptian wonderland with enchanting costumes and more.

    Three Venues, Ten Bars, 7 DJs and one hell of a party that will be bigger than then Exodus.

    So come join the fun and walk like an Egyptian as 2018 comes around!

  • Samuel Ayling Trio + Rahel Phillips

    Introducing the Samuel Ayling Trio to the Brisbane music scene, a fresh, funky sound to stimulate your ear juices! This group has recently formed, working on a tight sound and drawing inspiration from the likes of Anderson.Paak, Beyoncé and Earth, Wind and Fire. They hope to get your feet moving and your hips grooving! Be sure to get down and see this energetic crew.

    Rahel Phillips is an emerging singer songwriter in the north Brisbane joint. She specialises in R&B, hip-hop and pop and is planning the release for her self produced album debut. Rahel is truly an exciting talent that cannot be missed.

  • The Valley's Biggest Christmas Party!

    Lock the 22nd of December in!

    RG's, Rics Bar & Brunswick And Ann joins forces for another epic party.

    This time it's The Valley's Biggest Christmas Party!

    3 Venues, 10 Bars, 7 Dance Floors, Live Music, DJs, Free Cocktail Platters, wacky costumes and more Christmas fun than you poke a candy cane at!

    Looking at booking a table for dinner? email

  • The Bone Merchants + Johnny Cyrus and His Band of Ghosts

    The Bone Merchants join forces with Johnny Cyrus and His Band of Ghosts. to provide a night of desert tunes and wasteland blues at Rics Bar in the Valley.
    Free Entry
    Music kicks off at 8:30pm
    The Bone Merchants are a 5-7 piece outfit from Brisbane that weave dark saloon-style country crossed with raucous vaudevillian folk. Baritone vocals meld with Morricone-style guitar and brass, with the junkyard clang of the rhythm section.
    Johnny Cyrus and His Band of Ghosts. is a trio of wasteland wanderers who deliver a withering sonic assault of western noise drone music on guitars and drums. From the New Vegas Wastelands of Ipswich, Queensland, Australia.

  • If It Aint Broken Tour

    Tasmanian based rock band 'The Surreal Estate Agents' are on their east coast tour with their new single If It Aint Broken.

    09.12.17 - Rics Bar - Brisbane
    Free Entry
    W/ special guests Leo Creighton & Daryl James Music

  • Michael Dunstan + Jordy Maxwell

    Michael Dunstan is a 21 year old Perth-based folk artist, who combines intricate fingerpicking with soulful vocals. Recently releasing his debut EP 'Solace', Michael has been performing throughout WA over the past 12 months, including supporting Ziggy Alberts on his recent tour. The new single "Red Moon" is set to be released mid November prior to the release of the new EP.

    Supported by his good mate Jordy Maxwell, a lover of the ocean and all things simple. Inspired by some new friends to create and express himself through music, has created a cruisy, oceanic vibe with so much soul & emotion lyrically. Normally barefoot with his best four legged friend Shenz by his side and some stories to tell. The new single "Blue Eyes" is en route for release early November.

    Listen to Michael Dunstan's debut EP 'Solace' below and find other National Tour Dates at:

  • Skate or Die Friday

    Grab your skate board on Friday and cruize on down to Rics for some Punk and Grunge tunes.

    9pm - Hard Luck Champions

    9:30pm - Amber In The Middle


  • Foxymoron + Henry Wilkinson

    Ric's Bar is hosting some of Brisbane's best new talent, Foxymoron. LIVE AND FREE on 25th November, come for a night of cheap drinks and great tunes, courtesy of the boys at Foxymoron.

    Venue - Ric's Bar @ 321 Brunswick Street
    Date - 25th November
    Time - 9pm onwards
    Entry - Free

  • Venice On Fire w/ Big Whoops, Video Avenue & Death By Carrot

    Venice On Fire w/ Big Whoops, Video Avenue & Death By Carrot

  • Chris Lee and The Wreckhouse - Sunset Vista


    Chris Lee and The Wreckhouse will share the stage with brand new rock, pop, indie and alternative band Sunset Vista!

    This magical event will be taking place on the 23rd of November at Rics Bar!!

    PLUS it's free entry!

    Here's the set times:
    SUNSET VISTA - 9:30 - 10:15
    CHRIS LEE AND THE WRECKHOUSE - 10:30 - 11:15


  • Rics Jazz Jam Session

    A weekly jazz jam session at Rics. Bring your instrument and play a tune or two. Vocalists very welcome!

  • I Said Slag Off! - Whiskey & Speed, NIL & Hang live at Rics Bar

    Punx, rockers, metalheads, grungers, hipsters, club rats, suits...we don't care who you are or what you like, come and check your rock n' roll fix!

    A hell of a show is coming to Rics Bar on April 28!

    After miraculously still being allowed to enter the venue, Whiskey & Speedreturn to bring there grungy punk groove and maniacal stage show back to this Valley staple...first few rows may get wet.

    Joining the infamously sexy W&S are No Intelligent Life - N.I.L, while they may not be intelligent there music kicks some serious arse. A melodic mix of Black Sabbath and Nirvana with a very Mudhoney type vibe. These lads are balls to the wall, you know, be careful around the walls so you don't hit 'em in the balls.

    Opening the night are solo folk punk act Hang - Brisbane's answer to Johnny Hobo (he'll either blush or punch me for saying that). Socially and politically charged music, this bloke while suck you in and hit you with some truths...and is certain to piss off any One Nation supporting idiot in earshot. They say never trust a man who plays guitar, so keep that in mind.

    This show is near guarenteed to sell out with the low, low entry price of free.

    Links to the bands pages are up, they all have some music out so get listening and come party at this killer night of rock n' roll and many, many beers!

    Doors at 8pm
    FREE entry

  • Steve P

    Mostly-originals night. Tuesday night in the Valley!!

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