Ben Mastwyk is performing a free pop-up gig at Popcultcha Records tonight

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Ben Mastwyk is performing a free pop-up gig at Popcultcha Records tonight

The Melbourne cosmic-country rocker will be delivering an entirely free set tonight.

Music lovers are in for a real treat tonight as Popcultcha Records, the newly opened but already renowned independent record store, is hosting a sensational pop-up gig featuring the incredibly talented Ben Mastwyk, ahead of his headline slot at Lighting and Rhinestones Festival next month.

Prepare to be mesmerized by an evening filled with captivating melodies, heartfelt lyrics, and an intimate musical experience like no other. The gig will kick off in-store (upstairs of the Ryrie Street building) from 6pm on Friday, 19 May and is entirely free.

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Melbourne’s cosmic-country-rocker, Ben Mastwyk, is a rising star in the Australian country and Americana music scene, with a growing reputation as a dynamic entertainer and applauded songwriter. Gold-suited and rhinestoned, Mastwyk is known for his passionate voice, authentic storytelling, and captivating performances, leading his seven-piece band The Millions into bold sonic territories where songs erupt into swaggering, psychedelic bar-room gems.

Twice nominated for Best Country Album (Music Victoria Awards), Mastwyk has received high nation rotation on ABC Radio and toured his songs around Australia, NZ and the USA. His third album, 2021’s LIVIN ON GOLD STREET, debuted at #1 on the Australian Independent charts, #2 on ARIA Australian Country charts.

Popcultcha Records, a haven for music enthusiasts, provides the perfect backdrop for this exclusive pop-up gig. The store’s cozy atmosphere and impressive collection of vinyl records create an intimate setting, allowing fans to get up close and personal with the artist and his music. It’s a rare opportunity to witness a talented musician in such an intimate and authentic setting.

This pop-up gig promises to be an unforgettable night of live music and connection, where music aficionados can immerse themselves in Mastwyk’s soul-stirring tunes and experience the magic of live performance. The event is a testament to Popcultcha Records’ commitment to fostering the local music community and showcasing exceptional talent.

It’s an evening not to be missed, where music and passion converge to create an unforgettable experience for all who attend.

Popcultcha Records is located at Level 1 (Upstairs) / 96/98 Ryrie St, Geelong.