Gig Guide

This page is a work in progress & is by no means exhaustive. Gigs are being added as they come to hand, call back often to see the latest updates.

Date City Venue
Sunday, February 21st 1982 Gladesville Bayview Hotel
Saturday, January 29th 1983 Somersby Narara Music Festival 1983
Saturday, April 16th 1983 Rydalmere Family Inn
Saturday, April 16th 1983 Coogee Selinas – Coogee Bay Hotel
(late show)
Tuesday, April 19th 1983 Traralgon, VIC Astrodome
Wednesday, April 20th 1983 Melbourne, Vic Billboard
Thursday, April 21st 1983 Melbourne, Vic Club Chevron
Friday, April 22nd 1983 Rosebud, VIC Rosebud Hotel
Saturday, April 23rd 1983 Melbourne, Vic Croxton Hotel
Sunday, April 24th 1983 Melbourne, Vic Prospect Hill Hotel
Saturday, June 4th 1983 Rydalmere Family Inn
+ New Toys
Sunday, September 11th 1983 Sylvania Sylvania Hotel
+ Inner Release
Friday, October 7th 1983 Greenfield Park Greenfield Tavern
+ Vince Sorenti + La Bouche
Thursday, October 11th 1984 West Ryde Jaggers
Friday, May 24th 1985 Balmain, NSW Balmain Leagues Club
Friday, October 11th 1985 Leumeah Campbelltown Leagues Club
Friday, May 23rd 1986 St Mary’s St Mary’s Leagues Club
Saturday, September 20th 1986 Auburn, NSW Stags – Auburn RSL
Friday, November 7th 1986 Dee Why, NSW The Venue
supporting John Mayall and The Bluesbreakers
Friday, March 4th 1988 Chester Hill Chester Hill Hotel
Friday, March 11th 1988 Chester Hill Chester Hill Hotel
Saturday, April 16th 1988 Caringbah Caringbah Inn
Thursday, April 21st 1988 Manly Hotel Manly
Saturday, January 6th 1990 Towradgi Illawarra Champion Hotel
Friday, February 9th 1990 Ermington Ermington Hotel
Saturday, February 10th 1990 Mona Vale Mona Vale Hotel
Sunday, February 11th 1990 Long Jetty Long Jetty Hotel
Friday, February 16th 1990 Lithgow Lithgow RSL Club
Saturday, February 17th 1990 Sydney Harbour Richmond Riverboat
Saturday, February 24th 1990 Gosford Union Hotel
Saturday, March 10th 1990 Hornsby Hornsby Inn
Friday, January 11th 1991 Manly Vale Manly Vale Hotel
Friday, January 18th 1991 Manly Vale Manly Vale Hotel
Friday, April 19th 1991 Blacktown, NSW Rock On Main
Sunday, June 13th 1999 Blacktown, NSW Blacktown RSL Club
The Boys Are Back In Town show.
Choirboys + Matt Finish + Spy Vs Spy + Dee Minor & The Dischords + Outline + The Radiators + Swanee + Zarsoff Bros + Mandrake + Lie Detectors

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  1. Gig Guide now online on January 23, 2011 at 11:59 am

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  2. frank on March 26, 2011 at 6:41 pm

    I first saw you guys at Penrith steakhouse in the early eighties and have been happily brain damaged ever since . Can i still get get bumsweat ,little red riding hood etc (you had them on studio produced singles at the time ) if so please tell me how ? or equivalent .

    • Site Admin on March 27, 2011 at 3:05 pm

      Hi Frank,

      You certainly can get some of the old Zarsoff albums. Just go to our online store here.

  3. Steve V on May 29, 2011 at 11:09 pm

    hey Frank..i was the manager at the Steakhouse..It later became Lady jade disco..yep The Zarsoffs were the greatest mate..

  4. ken on September 15, 2011 at 7:44 pm

    I saw the Zarsoffs at Blacktown soccer club in the early days. Have a copyof Rude awakening with Izzys signature on the cover as a momento. Must be worth thousands by now!!

  5. Keith smith on September 23, 2011 at 6:53 pm

    Man those those were the days. The zarsoff brothers were so cute. However, im not gay or anything. Just appciate talented men. They rocked my world

  6. Les Gover on September 29, 2011 at 9:16 pm

    Hey Guys, seen you a few times early 80’s if my alziemers remembers correctly, still have your nose picking boogie album signed by Izzi. we seen you at the Domino Pub in Riverwood. a few of us have been reminising about the old bands we seen as teenagers and you guys got a big mention cheers still a fan

  7. sue on May 6, 2012 at 8:05 pm

    THATS IT ILLAWARRA HOTEL! WOWOOWOWOw how you guys doing? still playing?

  8. Dylan Neff on July 13, 2012 at 5:05 pm

    Ive been listening to you guys since i was a kid, i have your original bumsweat record my parents took me to a pub you were playing at in 83 and i saw you at blacktown in 1999.

    I live in Brisbane and would love for you guys to come to my 30th, my parents and uncles used to watch you down in manly, st marys, deewhy blacktown they would love it, there would be about 50 people here.

    Would love you to play a few songs but just come and enjoy. we are at capalaba.


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  9. GAry on December 1, 2013 at 6:03 pm

    Hi Guys

    looking to cover a number of your songs so the legend lives on. Do you have charts of anything?

  10. Drikko on October 10, 2017 at 4:20 pm

    You don’t have Narrara listed! Best weekend ever, if a tad wet…….

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