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New Album Real World Released

My new album is now available. The album was created with award winning producer Countbounce here in Melbourne, and I'm very excited to be releasing it. It has some big vocal moments and amazing textures - but you really should hear it for yourself. I'd like to thank everyone who was involved, particularly people who generously pledged for the album so early on.

Buy digital at  I-tunes

Buy the CD instore at JB Hi-Fi or via my website HERE

Or stream it at spotify

I would like to acknowledge the contributions of the following people who made the album possible through their pledges. Phillip Livingston & Diana Coburn House (Executive Production), Warren Kiddle, Luise Smith, Carla Vitelli, Robin Wall and Grant Whittingham.  

Like A Version with The Bamboos

Bobby joins The Bamboos to perform 'Midnight'. Tom & Alex are hosting The Bamboos for 'Like A Version' and boy do they have a surprise intstore!


Bobby sings for Urthboy

Bobby recently penned a sweet ballad 'Hey Dianne' with Countbounce, and it's found its way onto Australian hip hop royalty, Urthboy's Third album - 'Smokey's Haunt'. The album is this weeks feature on Triple J and it rips! You can check out Urthboy's insight into the album as he chats in studio with Zan Rowe on Mornings. 

Running In The Rain on Itunes

Today marks the official release of 'Running In The Rain'. The stunning new track from Bobby's forthcoming album is now available at iTunes.

To celebrate we're giving away 25 copies of 'Running In The Rain' on limited edition CD single. Signed by Bobby, the CD single also features an excellent acoustic version of the track.

To win - all you have to do is leave a comment on Youtube & use the facebook link to share the video on your wall.

If you can't wait - you can head straight to iTunes and get it now.

Running In the Rain - Single - Bobby Flynn

RITR Film Clip Release

We're happy to announce the release of 'Running In The Rain' video....
The track will be availble on I-Tunes Monday 7 May

Running In The Rain - Single Release

We've just received the promo discs for 'Running In The Rain'. We've already posted a bunch of them out to our pledgemusic fans, and next week will be your turn as we unleash a new shopping experience right here!

The single 'Running In The Rain' will be available at Itunes from May 7

The Bamboos

Bobby recently stepped into the studio with legends of soul The Bamboos to drop vocals on a forthcoming track 'Midnight'. 'Midnight' will appear on The Bamboos fifth album 'Medecine Man', out June 1 in Australia. 'Medecine Man' also features the vocals of Daniel Merriweather, Aloe Blacc, Tim Rogers & Washington - you can preorder it from Itunes


Running In The Rain - Video Wrap

We'll we've just wrapped up shooting the clip 'Running In The Rain' the first track from the new album. Directed by Michael Mouritz just outside Melbourne, the clip has a dark/moody feel perfect for the track. It will be released via youtube 1 May 2012.

The Workers 2

The workers club

We're stoked to be playing one of Melbourne's funnest rooms in the North The Workers Club Thursday 22 September 2011  We're launching 'Running In The Rain' Tickets are $10 and available at the door...

Paper deer blog

Last weekend I sat down with Paige X Cho from Paper-Deer to chat about the new album & a bunch of other stuff...



June Residencies

The Empress & The Espy Residencies June

Bobby Flynn has put together a new live outfit and is set to do some small shows around
Melbourne - where he'll be showcasing material from his forthcoming second album.

Bobby and the band are stoked to have finished tracking the new album and will be playing a handful of shows at The Empress (Nth Fitzroy) Thursdays & The Espy (St.Kilda) Mondays throughout June.

The Empress:  Thursday's  2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 June

The Espy: Monday's 6, 13, 20 & 27 June

Pelly Bar

The Pelly Bar & The Village Green

Shows have just been announced for next month. Friday 27 May at The Pelly Bar Frankston & Saturday 28 May at The Village Green, Mulgrave.

flavours of oakleigh

Flavours of Oakleigh

From the 10-20 March Melbourne's South East will host the Carnival of Suburbia!

Situated around the Caravan Music Club the Festival culminates in a FREE outdoor festival on Sunday 20 March.

"Flavours of Oakleigh" at Warrawee Park, will have a great food and great live music. Bobby and the band will be playing along with Eagle and the Worm and Vika & Linda. 

See ya there...

QV Square

Melbourne FREE Solo show

Sunday 20 February come on down to QV in Melbourne City and enjoy free afternoon show.

Bobby will perform from 2:00pm as a part of the QV Summer Series. You can stretch out on bean bags, or just twinkle your toes through the astro turf, enjoy a cool refreshing drink and some great live music. The Summer series is on throughout Feb with lots of great artists including The Custom Kings, The Verses & Charles Jenkins...

Sydney Flood Relief Benefit

Sydney - Bobby plays Flood Relief Benefit


In the wake of the devastating floods in South East Queensland, a few Queenslanders living in Sydney felt frustrated they we're not there to help in the clean up and re-building process. 'Dig Deep for QLD' was born, a charity fundraiser at The Cargo Bar King Street Wharf - Wednesday 2nd February 2011, 7pm.  Bobby will be playing, along with The Stafford Brothers and other special guest. Follow Link to ticket details..


Bobby Shortlisted for APRA Professional Development Award

Its just been announced that Bobby has been shortlisted for a Professional Development Award from APRA.

APRA received a record number of almost 2500 submissions by emerging Australian songwriters and composers who are in the early stages of their career, the shortlist is now 250 and over the coming weeks, this list of finalists will be whittled down to just eight (8) songwriters / composers who will each receive a phenomenal prize package valued at over $25,000 - made up of cash, travel, education and recognition

For a complete list of the finalist head to APRA website, finalist announced Monday March 14, 2011 so stay tuned...

Pledge Campaign Funded..

I'm pumped to announce that this week we have reached or PledgeMusic target!! In just 5 weeks we have raised enough to pay for studio time. Thank you to everyone who has pledged we are starting to prepare the incentives to send out to you...YOU CAN STILL PLEDGE!! By pledging you can still secure a copy of the album FIRST and get access to studio videos & tracks. You'll also be helping us pay for the record to be mixed, and raise money for charity!! 

Northcote Social Club

Melbourne Show - Northcote Social Club

Next Wednesday 1 December sees the return to the Northcote Social Club for Bobby Flynn and an entirely new band. It is the first outing for the new tracks. Tickets are available from the NSC.COM or call 03 9489 3917


pledge update

Live from the studio!

Thanks to everyone who is making this album happen! Our PledgeMusic campaign has now passed 50% of its target. We have posted a bunch of Demos & Videos from the studio, so head over to pledge and watch the album being made.


Pledge Live

PledgeMusic Campaign is Now Live! 

I am excited to announce that our PledgeMusic campaign is now LIVE.

What is Pledge ? Pledge is a crowd funding model that takes you into the studio via video links, so you can hear new tracks and watch the new album being made. By pledging you will be directly involved in the creation of this album, you will be able to share in the trials and traumas of record making!


How does it work ? By signing up at Pledge you can select from a range of stuff to buy ~ from a digital download of the new album ($10) through to having me play at your own House Party ($1500). Once you've joined you get regular updates and video vignettes into the studio ~ you can even comment on tracks as they're being developed. 


What to do next ~ Hit the link above and head over to PledgeMusic, sign up as a fan, create a profile (this doesn't take long), find my profile and pledge ~ you will automatically pledge for the album ($10). Enter your CC deets, strap in and enjoy the ride. 


Bobby xo

Belladonna the Movie Premiere - Melbourne

Belladonna the movie Melbourne premiere

Immerse yourself in the magical world of BELLADONNA at the Gala Premiere event. Mingle with the stars from the movie and see a special live performance from Bobby Flynn and Lamplight, whilst enjoying champagne and canapés. You’ll also receive a signed soundtrack, a limited edition 35 mm film frame from the movie and a VIP surprise gift.

Proceeds from the evening will go to MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERES (Doctors Without Borders)

Tickets available from or

Belladonna general release through Palace cinemas November 18

Check out the Belladonna Trailer


Tickets are now on sale for Northcote Social Club - Wednesday 1 December 2010. I will previewing much of my new material with a new live band, before stepping back into the studio to complete my 2nd Album. Tickets are available through the venue  or 03 9489 3917 $15 pre/$18 door. checkout facebook for giveaways and new tracks. xo

Mega Mix

Okay so heres a 4 track Mega mix of a few of Bobby's demos so far - Animal, No Longer Fun, I Need You & Can You Wait.
Round here we like a good megamix, we hope you do too!
As you probably know Bobby's about to jump into the studio, and we have an exciting way for you to get there too!! 
So stay tuned for more details coming this week....


Bobby has just dropped a taste of whats to come from his forthcoming record. 

'Animal' right here and on facebook explores philosophical dualism.

The track is not yet available for purchase - join the newsletter (left) and we'll keep you up to date with exclusive video, pre album tracks (like this) & release info.




Bobby Flynn is out on the road for a sneaky run of four QLD shows. Hitting home territory, Bobby will be joined by his band mate and guitarist, Zac, for an intimate two man show.
After the success of his debut full-length album, Out Front, Bobby has been working on new material some of which he will be previewing at these shows along with favourites from the last record.
Bobby’s musical journey began in Brisbane where he grew up. He was inspired by his father, an accountant, who was also interested in philosophy and spirituality. “He encouraged us to dream big,” Bobby says. “Dream limitless.” Since then, Bobby is still aiming for the stars on his musical journey and exploring all the possibilities.
Get in quick for tix to these intimate gigs as they will sell fast!
Thursday 22nd April
Bon Amici Cafe
Friday 23rd April
Villa Noosa Hotel
Saturday 24th April
The Globe Theatre
Fortitude Valley
Sunday 25th April
Hinterland Hotel
Tix for all shows via &/or the venues


Underbelly: The Golden Mile feat. "Under the Milky Way"

Bobby's version of The Church's '88 classic "Under The Milky Way", last night appeared in a new episode of "Underbelly: The Golden Mile".
The song features at the very end of Episode 2 - 'The Crucible', as Kim (Emma Booth) embraces her new life as an escort and starts a thrilling new career in kings Cross. Check it out...


abby bobby tour


Bobby’s diligent touring schedule refuses to slow as he gathers momentum for album number two. Due out in 2010
Bobby will belt out favourites such as Superfreak and The Boy Had Trouble, in a Double bill with former chart topper Abby Dobson (Leonardo’s Bride).
The shows kick off in Victoria throughout February.
For details and tickets see SHOWS

Stage door

Bobby plays Burnie (TAS)

This Saturday night Bobby will perform SOLO in Burnie (TAS) at The Stage Door Cafe.
Tickets are available from the venue on 03 6432 2600
Doors 6pm
Coby Grant 8:00 - 9:00pm
Bobby Flynn 9:30 - 10:30pm +


Gold Coast Show This Friday

Come check BOBBY FLYNN performing his only SOLO show on the Goldie.
Friday 4 December! Not to be missed.

All tickets can be purchased via
or call Ph: 07 5631 4266 ~ $20 pre/$25 door

Bobby Flynn - 10:00pm - 11:00pm + Encore
Support :Cornflower - 8:30pm-9:05pm

NSW Shows

After a some great shows with Toni Childs in Regional NSW last month, I’m back on the highways.
Starting in NSW this week with a handful of SOLO shows.
Joining me at both Lizottes shows is Barb Griffin on Piano - these tickets are selling fast.
All the venues will be serving top nosh prior to the show.

8.11.09 Lizottes - Newcastle
13.11.09 Clarendon Guesthouse - Katoomba
14.11.09 Brass Monkey - Cronulla
15.11.09 Lizottes - Kincumber


For more info see Shows

Blue Diamond

Blue Diamond Thursday 24 September 2009

Bobby will be performing at the Blue Diamond - tomorrow night 24 September 
Bobby will be joined by special guest Coby Grant.
Dinner is available at the venue from 6pm.
Bobby will perform at 9.30 pm

Blue Diamond

Final Blue Diamond Show

After a successful series of shows at the Blue Diamond in Melbourne,
Bobby is Back next Thursday 9 July for the final show.

Image Courtesy of Carbie ©

Doors are at 8pm
Tickets are available from HERE
or call (03) 8601 2720

Third Cork

Adelaide Show June 3

Bobby is heading to Adelaide on Wednesday 3 June, for a duo show at the Third Cork in Semaphore.
Tickets are available from the venue directly by phoning (08) 8341 7887.

bobby twitter

Bobby Flynn on Twitter

After almost two years apart bobby & the bird are back together.
Catch up with him here


vic shows

Vic Shows in May

Bobby will be performing a series of intimate shows in Victoria next month.
Having been recently ensconced in the studio - these shows will be a chance to see Bobby before a new record is released later in the year.
  Kangaroo Ground on Thursday 7 May
"The Loft" Warrnambool on Friday 8 May
"The Studio"  Geelong on Saturday 9 May.
For those of you in Melbourne The Blue Diamond Club located on the 15th Floor of 123 Queen St. will be hosting a special evening on Thursday 14 May. Bobby will be performing with Barry Hill on upright Bass & other special guests in a night not to be missed. TIckets available Here


A day of healing

"A day of healing"

Adelaide fringe festival


Bobby & Band at The Adelaide Fringe Festival

Friday 20 March sees Bobby and The Omega Three at "The Garden of Unearthly Delights" in Adelaide. It is
part of the world renowned Adelaide Fringe Festival that runs from 27 February - 22 March. Since 1991 the Fringe Festival has entertained with a series of unique venues hosting some of the worlds finest performers in Music, Cabaret, Theatre and Visual Art. 2009 is no different.
The Spiegeltent is the perfect venue to experience Bobby's atmospheric show.
Tickets are Available here



Belladonna - first viewing

Last night at ACMI in Melbourne, cast and crew had the opportunity to view for the first time the brilliant new Australian Film "Belladonna". The film, shot in Poland and Melbourne, is the first feature film by Australian team Glass Kingdom. Belladonna deals with the spiritual and intuitive world of human beings and the idea that somehow we're all profoundly linked to each other. The Film features Bobby's track "Come Get Away" from "Out Front" and will be launched nationally (in Australia) in early 2009 ...check it out!BELLADONNA the movie

New Album - Demo


New Record - pre production

After a short trip to NZ, this week Bobby is in the studio beginning demo's for his next record.
The record due out in mid 2009 will most certainly have a twist. He is in Gippsland doing some early tracking with Australian production icon J Walker (Machine Translations). He will be experimenting with a few tracks for the new record, with emphasis on the feel and core of the tracks.
Stay tuned.

Bobby Idol

Bobby on Idol

Last week Bobby played at The Basement (sydney) and the Idols came to party!
See it on Australian Idol tonight from 7.30pm

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Go to the Newsletter section of this website and join our mail list!

Big Sound

Big Sound

This week Brisbane is holding a two day summit for some of the worlds leading music industry. Record, Radio and Retail will converge on the Valley as a part of the Q music, 'Big Sound Showcase'. Bobby will be performing a showcase on Thursday night from 9pm at the Press Club. It's a nice opportunity to perform with some of Australia's finest talent incl. Abbey Dobson, The Boat People and Jeff Lang. Big Sound

Basement Shows Announced!

Baby Arrives !

Bobby is pleased to announce the birth of a baby girl on Saturday 9 August, 2008.
Indigo was born at 2.49 am and weighed in at 3.442 kg.
Mother (Jade) and Bub are doing well, and Bobby is grateful for all the support.

Bobby and The Omega Three return to The Basement

Bobby and the band are happy to announce two shows in Sydney next month.
Tuesday 23 & Wednesday 24 September, tickets are available now
from the Basement or call 02 9251 2797
$23 + BF doors are at 7.30pm performance at 9.30pm

On the back of her New Album release 'All Shook Up' and a national tour thats heading around the country,
Sophie Koh will be performing with the band at The Basement on both nights.

The Whitlams Support