Monthly Archives: February 2011

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Mannequin Republic Presents Another Alt-Rock Show for Charity

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The next Mannequin Republic showcase will again put all its proceeds to helping the Queensland flood effort.  Great music, great price for a great cause!

Come see 6 of the best alt-rock bands in the state, including The Kombi Killers from the Sunshine Coast, The Jon Experiment, The Ovaries, The Irrits, The Last Outlaw and Violet Alibi.

The best alt-rock experience of the year takes place at The Step Inn on Saturday March 5th.  Doors open at 7:00 pm and everyone gets kicked out at 1:00 am.

Only $5 entry!  That’s less than $1 per band!

Another can’t miss show by Mannequin Republic Management.

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Hysteria Makes a Night Worth Writing About

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Mannequin Republic would like to thank our good friends at Hysteria Magazine for including us in their awesome launch party.

The Jon Experiment and Hack were just two of several great acts in the line up to celebrate the release of their third issue.

We encourage you to pick up the magazine and we look forward to working with Hysteria Magazine much more in the future.… more...

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Video Evidence: The Jon Experiment Rock!

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The Jon Experiment played to an awesome crowd in Nundah over the Australia Day weekend.  The Prince of Wales Hotel played host to Punkfest’s flood relief fundraiser featuring several local bands, including Mannequin Republic’s The Last Outlaw and The Jon Experiment.

Missed the show?  We feel your pain.  To make up for it, here is a live clip of The Jon Experiment performing ‘Roundhouse Abortion Kick’ live on stage, thanks to our good friends at Liberati Productions.

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Make sure you catch the Jon Experiment the next chance you get!… more...

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Andrew Lowden Wraps Up Asia Tour

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Andrew Lowden is heading back to Australia after a successful tour of South East Asia.

Mannequin Republic’s first international tour winds down and comes home as Andrew finishes his last gig Malaysia.  Andrew played packed shows in Bangkok at Temple 75, before doing a series of concerts in Chaing Mai, Pai and crossing the Thai border into Cambodia for another run.

His last show is in Kuala Lumpur before he arrives back in Brisbane.  Andrew would like to thank all of his new fans in Thailand, Cambodia and Malaysia for their support and enthusiasm.… more...

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Blair Jackson at Ric’s!

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Don’t miss Ric’s this Monday night!  Hailey Calvert will be playing a beautiful acoustic set along with Mannequin Republic’s own Blair Jackson.

If you have never heard these bright, young solo artists perform, you don’t know what you’re missing.  If you have heard them before then you know this show will be too good to miss!

Come down for a great night of blues, folk and story telling at Ric’s (321 Brunswick Street, Fortitude Valley) starting at 8:00 pm.

Bring that special someone and celebrate Valentine’s Day a week early.… more...

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