On Hold Due To COVID-19

We look forward to entertaining you and raising money for local charities as soon as we are able to safely resume The Channon Markets.

Broken Levy Brass Band

Broken Levee Brass Band is a good time dance band. Wether you want to sashay to the grooves of New Orleans second line or sing along to some your favourite tunes they are gonna bring it! Featuring more horns than a stretch of congested downtown traffic with driving drums and mercurial vocals, the Levee’s repertoire […]

Monkey & The Fish

Long time Lismore duo Chris Fisher and Marcelle Townsend–Cross, AKA Monkey & the Fish, create a special vocal harmony & presence. Joined by the rhythm section of Johnny Shaw (drums) and George Urbaszek (bass), the Monkey & the Fish Band delivers tight grooves and emotive arrangements.Performing songs from their recently released album ‘A Place Of […]

The Romaniacs

The Romaniacs have built a strong following playing at north coast venues and festivals for 19 years. The members Phil Levy (Guitars, Mandolin Banjo & vocals), Leo Glass (Guitars and Bouzouki and Vocals) and Guy Madigan (Darabuka, Cajon & percussion) and Steve Gilbert (Harmonica and Vocals) and Michael Turner (Bass and Baritone Guitar) They are […]

Happy Africa

West African performer, dancer and teacher Gabriel Otu fronts this energetic five-piece band. Growing up on the beaches of Ghana’s South Coast, Gabriel started traditional African dance at the ripe young age of 7 and pursued in continuing his Fathers footsteps in playing percussion, singing and carving djembes. TODAY Gabriel is based in the Northern Rivers […]

The Palm Wine Ambassadors

In the tradition of cross-pollination that gave rise to Palm Wine music, The Palm Wine Ambassadors draw their musical inspiration from continents and archipelagos worldwide and bring it home.  About 20 years ago Jason Burns returned to Australia after a decade and a half first driving Peogeot 404s across the Sahara and selling them to […]

Jimmy Willing and the Real Gone Hick-Ups

Jimmy Willing & The Real Gone Hick-Ups have a brand new album out called Horse Operas. Jimmy and his band will be performing it at The Channon Markets 43rd Birthday Party starting 10am Sunday 13th of October. Special guest act is The Von Tramp Family Puppet Show who are no newcomers to The Channon having […]

Mish Songsmith

Potent, passionate & powerful Tuntable Creek singer/songwriter Mish Songsmith is playing for the first time with her new 5-piece band of fantastic local musicians; Mark Bromley on bass, Brent Calcutt on keys, Fionn Quinlan on drums & Jewel Musica on backing vocals and percussion. Mish’s music aligns with John Lennon’s desire to connect people and […]

Smokestack Lightnin’

Local country blues powerhouse Smokestack Lightnin’ are sure to get you up and dancing. Their high energy flavour of blues is enjoyed by fans across the globe. Formed in the early nineties  and played the Byron Bay pub scene with Timmy Burrell on percussion, Kev Newton on guitar and vocals, Mike Hunt on contra bass […]


There’s been a last minute change! Watch this space for Sundays new band