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This week at The Stag & Hunter Hotel, Thursday, March 16th – Jack Biilmann | 8 pm Free Entry; Jack Biilmann grew up in Pambula Beach on the south coast of New South Wales and quickly discovered he had an ear for music. His natural ability shone as while he finished school and culminated in 2011 in forming ska punk band The Second Hand Salmon.

After much deliberation Biilmann decided to pursue opportunities as a solo artist, in February 2015 Myself To Blame was released. The record is the product of the hard work and tenacity of one of Australia’s fastest rising young guitarists, a blend of blues, roots and grounded folk, Myself To Blame shines a light on Biilmann’s versatility as a songwriter and his prowess as a guitarist.  

Friday, March 17th – Red City w/ New Black Shades & Caveman | 8 pm Free Entry – This will be a killer local night of live music with Red City is a four-piece groove/funk band from NewcastleCoastal Funk from New Black Shades and some sharp Whiskey Rock from Caveman

Saturday, March 18th – Josh Needs | 8pm Free Entry; Acoustic/ Electric – Josh Needs is a young singer, songwriter and virtuoso guitarist with a musical brilliance far beyond his years. His career highlights have already included collaborations with some of the greatest names in Australian music.


The Stag & Hunter Hotel

Ph. (02) 4968 1205
187 Maitland Rd Mayfield
NSW, Australia 2304


If you’re heading in for a gig make sure you get there early and grab a bite to eat at the Stag’s fabulous Bistro.