We’re a quarter of the way into 2017 already (and already six days into April!) but don’t panic, because April is the month of all of the public holidays and all of the fun times.
If you weren't clever enough to book five days of annual leave to get a 12 day holiday, you're probably looking for some fun things to do in Perth, so here are all the best gigs to catch in Perth this April.
PNAU (DJ Set) At Villa
Northbridge, Friday 7 April
The legends behind this summer’s anthem Chameleon are playing a DJ set and it's set to be a biggie. Making their mark in the hottest hundie of 2016, you can expect an evening of awesome tunes as PNAU and a few other local legends do what they do best behind the decks. Get tickets here.
Roland Tings At Jack Rabbit Slim's
Northbridge, Friday 7 April
Coming fresh off a six-month tour with Chrome Sparks, RUFUS and Laneway Festival, Roland Tings is doing his own thang with shows all over Oz. After years of solo work, the young gun has upped the ante and brought on someone who knows their way around the drums you can expect some fresh new sounds. Get tickets here.
Official Hot Dub Wine Machine End of Tour Blowout At Metro City
Northbridge, Saturday 8 April
Hot Dub Wine Machine might be sold out, but if you didn’t manage to score tickets, you can still get yourself to the official after-party at Metro City. Hot Dub and the whole wine machine gang will be there to make sure you end the night with a bang. Get your tickets here.
Touch Bass Perth At Belvoir Amphitheatre
Swan Valley, Saturday 15 April
If you thought festival season was over, you were wrong. The first ever Touch Bass Perth is here and it's happening at everyone's favourite festival venue—Belvoir! JAUZ, Snails, SLUSHII, LDRU and LUUDE are headinling and will be supported by a bunch of seriously talented local supports. Don't miss this. Get your tickets here.
The Lumineers Birds At Metro City
Northbridge, Saturday 22 April
Ho hey! If it’s not the trio behind one of the catchiest songs of our time. After smashing out a massive tour around the globe, this talented team is heading down under. Get down for a night of sing-alongs and good times! Get tickets here.
Pure Perth: Carl Cox At Metro City
Northbridge, Monday 24 April
One of the most beloved DJs in the world and an absolute innovator of his field, Carl Cox, is hitting Perth. A dance music champion and the King of Ibiza (or so we hear), this is going to be a big night. Get tickets here.
Andy C At The Compound
Osbourne Park, Monday 24 April
Pioneers of the bass world, Ram Records is celebrating 25 years of operations in true style with their head honcho Andy C leading the party. Bass heads unite! Get tickets here.
Fatman Scoop At Villa
Northbridge, Saturday 29 April
OMG. Is this really happening? The man behind some of the world’s most iconic RnB hits is heading to Perth! He is here promoting his upcoming release Sunrise with Jillionaire of Major Lazer fame and Fuse ODG , but we reckong you'll get to hear some classics too. Hell yeah! Get tickets here.
Seasons Day Party At Blue Flamingo
Leederville, Sunday 30 April
The lads behind Seasons Day Party are packing up shop for the season and they’re sending it off BIG! Returning to the beautiful courtyard of Blue Flamingo you can expect all the same fun party vibes. Gather the gang for an epic Sunday sesh! Get tickets here.
If you need to save some cash, check out all these awesome free things to do in Perth this April.
Belvoir Amphitheatre | Image credit: Pinterest