The Scratch

Events

Bree De Rome & Band - Live at The Back of The Bar

The Coolest cowgirl on the Gold Coast, 19 year old Bree De Rome captures minds with her preppy blend of nostalgic 1960’s girl group vibes with the sound of spaghetti westerns long gone. The indie pop sweetheart’s recently released debut EP ‘Bag of Bones’ was produced by Tony Buchan (Tim ...

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Sat 5th April

Alementary 103: The Darkness

We don't ask a question, but make a case for why there's more to dark beer than Guinness.Interested in dark beer but mildly terrified by it? Don't be, with your host Timothy Goulding.Tim explains what makes a dark beer, what makes them special and highlights the incredible variety of dark ...

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Sat 5th April

Shifting Sands: Live at The Back of The Bar

They're back. The purveyors of Brisbane's finest croony-tunes that make you go "I'm-slightly-scared-yet-slightly-more-turned-on" fall to the back of the bar for another scotch-soaked set.They wrote this about themselves:The acoustic guitar is mostly played by wannabe hippies with stinking dreadlocks and whining aspirations or pub cover bands spraying their trade across ...

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Tue 8th April

Alementary Special: Yeast With The Doc

Join us for a special edition of Alementary where we'll be joined by 'The Doc' (Darren Robinson) of Doctors Orders Brewing. Doctors Orders have delivered some weird, wonderful and exciting brews over the past few years, quite a few which are very 'yeast forward'. This class will go through how yeast affects ...

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Sat 12th April

Operation Scratch: An evening with Doctors Orders Brewing

Join 'The Doc' of Doctor's Orders Brewing  as we have a good old fashioned consultation where we can talk about and try a selection of his unique and creative beers. Let The Doc prescribe something good for what ales ya! You'll try 6 of The Doc's weird and wonderful beers off tap and ...

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Sat 12th April

Alementary 106: Coffee & Beer

Join Jon Burnett of The Scratch and Kieran Law of John Mills Himself as they take you through a variety of filter coffee and beers. They'll be discussing the differences, the similarities, the process and particulars of the worlds two greatest forms of 'brew'. Alementary is an additional resource of The Scratch ...

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Sat 19th April

Malo Zima: Live At The Back Of The Bar

Join us live at the back of the bar for Malo Zima. Kicks off around 7.30pm and is free as always.http://www.malozima.com/Malo Zima are a folk-rock group from Queensland. The band started as a duo in a share house, with singer/songwriter Amela and guitarist Jacob. Not long after the jams started expanding ...

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Sat 19th April

Rattlehand: Live At The Back Of The Bar

Join us live at the back of the bar for Rattlehand. Kicks off around 7.30pm and is free as always! http://www.rattlehand.comSince its inception, the ever evolving musical project that is Rattlehand has been a regular player in the Australian Alt-Roots scene. Led by Singer/Songwriter Josh Shelton, Rattlehand has traversed the styles of blues, ...

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Tue 22nd April

Alementary 107: Black & Tan Science

Join Timothy Goulding for a little beer 'science'. Black & Tans have long been a love of those behind the bar at The Scratch. What's a black & tan, you ask? A light coloured beer and a dark coloured beer mixed together. We'll look at what makes a good B ...

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Sat 26th April

Shared Table Wholefoods Vegan Sausages Launch

Join us for the launch of Brisbane based Shared Table Wholefoods Vegan Sausages! Locally made and packed with all the good stuff, these guys are vegan friendly and made with fresh, local and organic ingredients.  The launch will feature their new Chipotle bangers & Herb bangers with all the flamin’ extras. ...

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Sun 27th April

Art Launch: Beer Comic Anthology

Join us for the launch of an entirely new series of comics by a group of brilliant indie comic book artists from all over the world curated by Scratch staff member and Spacy Pyrates  artist & author, Mathew Hoddy.The brief given to all artists was to do a piece of beer. What's ...

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Sun 27th April

The Great South Yeast Magazine Launch

Join us for the official launch of new Queensland specific craft beer zine 'The Great South Yeast'.The magazine, created by Brisbanites Bethany and Tom has been sneaking into craft beer venues since Brewsvegas and is planned to be a quarterly insight into Queensland's craft beer community. The first issue features interviews ...

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Tue 29th April