Daryl Roberts Gigs & News
The creator of Hey Gringo, a multi instrumentalist singer songwriter who has performed with
American Blues Legend Jimmy Witherspoon, original bands Bandit, Fingerprint & Photo in 70s
through folk bands in the 80s to forming Hey Gringo in 1993 Daryl has recorded with and
performed alongside Australian music icons Spectrum, Blackfeather, Ross Wilson, Broderick Smith,
Nicky Bomba, Ross Hannnaford, Neale Johns, Kevin Borich among others.

Roberts has recorded 4 albums with Hey  Gringo, a Best Of album and a solo album Wall of Stone.  
A prolific songwriter and music enthusiast raised in a family with a jazz pianist father and country
singer mother. His music is an eclectic roots mix of blues, soul, jazz, funk, soul, boogie and rock.

2017
JANUARY
8 - BELLBRAE WINERY - HEY GRINGO 3-6PM
13 - WOODLANDS HOTEL- COBURG- SOLO 10PM

FEBRUARY 2017
10 - DOGS BAR, ST KILDA - HEY GRINGO 9PM
12 - PIRATES TAVERN, WILLIAMSTOWN - HEY GRINGO 2-5PM
17 - WOODLANDS HOTEL, COBURG - BREAKAWAYS 9PM
18 - PIPING HOT CHICKEN SHOP, OCEAN GROVE - SPECTRUM 8:30
19 - ELWOOD BLUES CLUB, PRINCE OF WALES HOTEL STKILDA - SOLO
24 - WINELARDER, BRIGHTON - SOLO 6PM
25 - ELTHAM JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL - HEY GRINGO 12:30-1:30PM

MARCH 2017
5 - ST ANDREWS HOTEL, SPECTRUM 3-6PM
11- HOG STATE RALLY, DAYLESFORD OVAL - SPECTRUM TBA
12- BELLBRAE ESTATE WINERY- HEY GRINGO 2-5PM
17- GOWANBRAE VILLAGE - BREAKAWAYS 1:30-3:30PM
17 - ROYAL HOTEL, ESSENDON - BREAKAWAYS 5:30PM
17 - ELEPHANT & WHEELBARROW, CITY - BREAKAWAYS 10PM
19- FESTIVAL OF THE SEA, BARWON HEADS - SPECTRUM 3:30PM
24 - PIRATES TAVERN - WILLIAMSTOWN - BREAKAWAYS 8-11PM
28 - RETREAT HOTEL, BRUNSWICK - HEY GRINGO 8:30PM

APRIL 2017   

MAY 2017
12 - WINELARDER , BRIGHTON - SOLO 6PM
21 CARAVAN CLUB, OAKLEIGH - SPECTRUM/ARIEL
26 - SEMAPHORE WORKERS CLUB S.A. - SPECTRUM
27 - CHRISTIES BEACH HOTEL S.A.TOUR - SPECTRUM
28 - BARRISTERS BLOCK WINERY -WOODSIDE S.A. SPECTRUM

JUNE 2017
20-MBAS FELMINGTON-KENSINGTON BOWLS CLUB-HEY GRINGO 8PM
29 - WINELARDER, BRIGHTON - SOLO 6PM

JULY 2017
7-9 HUMPTY DOO HOTEL BLUES FESTIVAL - SPECTRUM -SOLO
19 - LOMOND ACOUSTICA, LOMOND HOTEL, BRUNSWICK 8:30PM
21 & 21 - LIGHT OF DAY FESTIVAL, OCEAN GROVE - SPECTRUM
23 - PIRATES TAVERN, WILLIAMSTOWN - HEY GRINGO 2PM


AUGUST 2017
3- WINELARDER, BRIGHTON - SOLO 6PM
6- HERITAGE TAVERN, BALNARRING - HEY GRINGO 3-6PM
9-LOMOND ACOUSTICA - LOMOND HOTEL, BRUNSWICK - BREAKAWAYS - 8:30PM


SEPTEMBER 2017

1 - CORNER HOTEL - RICHMOND - SPECTRUM
17 - PIRATES DAY - PIRATES TAVERN - WILLIAMSTOWN - BREAKAWAYS

23 - REGIONAL TASTE FRIENDS OF EYNESBURY FESTIVAL MELTON - HEY GRINGO
23 - MALDON BLUES CLUB - MALDON HOTEL - HEY GRINGO 2:30PM

OCTOBER 2017

6 - FRANKSTON GUITAR FESTIVAL - SPECTRUM
15 - PIRATES TAVERN- HEY GRINGO 2PM

21 - MARYSVILLE JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL - HEY GRINGO 7:30PM
22 - MARYSVILLE JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL - SPECTRUM 2:30PM

NOVEMBER 2017
5- WAY OUT WEST CLUB - NEWPORT BOWLS CLUB SPECTRUM/HEY GRINGO 2PM
9 - HUME BLUES CLUB - COBURG BOWLS CLUB - 8PM

11 - GURU LOUNGE-BRIGHTON - BREAKAWAYS 8PM
25 - PIPING HOT CHICKEN SHOP - OCEAN GROVE - SPECTRUM

26 - ELWOOD BLUES CLUB - PRINCE OF WALES HOTEL - 6PM





2016
JANUARY
2- MORDIALLOC SPORTING CLUB - HEY GRINGO 9:30PM
7 - HAMMOND SESSION - HEY GRINGO - 303 BAR, NORTHCOTE 9PM
9 - MINYA WINERY, CONNEWARRE - HEY GRINGO 7:30PM
31 - ST ANDREWS HOTEL - SPECTRUM 3-6PM

FEBRUARY
12 - PIRATES TAVERN, WILLIAMSTOWN 8PM
18 - WINELARDER, BRIGHTON - SOLO 6PM
26 - BLACKHATT HOTEL, GEELONG - HEY GRINGO TRIO 9:30PM

MARCH
12 - RETREAT HOTEL, BRUNSWICK - HEY GRINGO - 5PM
13 - CHERRY BAR - CITY - HEY GRINGO 3PM
17 - ST PADDYS DAY - YOUNG & JACKSONS, MELBOURNE - BREAKAWAYS  4PM
17- ST PADDYS DAY - LIMERICK ARMS, SOUTH MELBOURNE 9PM       
19 - IDAVUE ESTATE, HEATHCOTE - HEY GRINGO 3PM

APRIL
1 - PIRATES TAVERN - WILLIAMSTOWN - BOBSY-DIE 9pm
5- MBAS - KENSINGTON-FLEMINGTON BOWLS - HEY GRINGO 8PM
15 - PIRATES TAVERN - WILLIAMSTOWN - HEY GRINGO TRIO 8PM
29 - SEMAPHORE WORKS CLUB - SEMAPHORE S.A. - SPECTRUM
30 - BARRISTERS BLOCK WINES - WOODSIDE S.A - SPECTRUM

MAY
1 - PORT NOARLUNGA - CHRISTIES BEACH RSL S.A. - SPECTRUM
5 - WINELARDER - BRIGHTON - SOLO 6PM
7- THE WHO CLUB - WARBURTON - SPECTRUM
22 - ELWOOD BLUES CLUB - PRINCE OF WALES HOTEL, St KILDA 8PM
26 - MUSICLAND - FAWKNER - HEY GRINGO BRASS ATTACKS

JUNE
2 - HAMMOND SESSIONS - 303 BAR, NORTHCOTE - SPECTRUM 9PM
5 - CARAVAN CLUB, OAKLEGH-SPECTRUM/ARIEL - TBA
6 - RETREAT HOTEL, BRUNSWICK - HEY GRINGO 8:30PM
9 - WINELARDER - BRIGHTON SOLO 6PM
11 - NOONAMAH BLUES FESTIVAL -DARWIN - SPECTRUM
26 - ST ANDREWS HOTEL - SPECTRUM 3PM

JULY
14 - WINELARDER, BRIGHTON 6-8PM - SOLO
15 - THE SOUNDBAR, ROSEBUD WEST - HEY GRINGO 9PM
22- PIPING HOT CHICKEN SHOP, OCEAN GROVE Light Of Day Benefit SPECTRUM
24 - WOODLANDS HOTEL, COBURG - SOLO 4PM
29 - WOODLANDS HOTEL, COBURG - BREAKAWAYS - 8PM
31- WOODLANDS HOTEL, COBURG - SOLO 7PM

AUGUST
10 - LOMOND HOTEL, BRUNSWICK 8PM - SOLO
15 - BIG HUEYS DINER - SOUTH MELBOURNE - HEY GRINGO 8PM
19 - WINELARDER, BRIGHTON - SOLO 6PM

SEPTEMBER
4- ST ANDREWS HOTEL - SPECTRUM 3-6PM
16 - POP & CO, CAIRNS, QLD - HEY GRINGO - 8PM
17 - COURTHOUSE HOTEL, CAIRNS - BLUES EXPLOSION 4PM
20 - LIVE TO AIR ROCK & BLUES IRENE BARRET CAIRNS FM89.1 - 4PM
23 -THE SPEAKEASY Burinja Black Box, UPWEY - SPECTRUM - 8PM
29 - BAR 303, NORTHCOE - HEY GRINGO - 9PM
30 - PIRATES TAVERN, WILLIAMSTOWN - HEY GRINGO - 8 PM

OCTOBER
8 - RETREAT HOTEL, BRUNSWICK - HEY GRINGO - 5PM
15 - MARYSVILLE JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL CROSSWAYS - SPECTRUM 3:15PM
HEY GRINGO 6PM
19 - LOMOND ACOUSTIC, BRUNSWICK - BREAKAWAYS -  8:30PM
20 - WINELARDER, BRIGHTON - SOLO 6PM
23 - CHERRY BAR, MELBOURNE - HEY GRINGO 3PM

NOVEMBER
6 - THE HERITAGE - BALNARRING - HEY GRINGO 3PM
11- WINELARDER, BRIGHTON - SOLO 6PM
18 - THE PALMS, CROWN CASINO - MELBOURNE - SPECTRUM/ARIEL
19 - MYELOMA MASTERS OF ROCK BENEFIT - FLYING SAUCER CLUB - SPECTRUM

DECEMBER
23 - WINELARDER, BRIGHTON - SOLO 6PM
28 - RETREAT HOTEL, BRUNSWICK - HEY GRINGO 8:30PM





2015
JANUARY
25 - WESTERNPORT HOTEL, SAN REMO - HEY GRINGO duo 5:30pm
26 - OZ DAY SEAWORKS MARATIME FESTIVAL - Breakaways- WILLIAMSTOWN 4pm

FEBRUARY
1 - ROYAL HOTEL, ESSENDON - HEY GRINGO 3-6PM
8 - ELWOOD BLUES CLUB - GREYHOUND HOTEL, ST KILDA - SOLO 5PM
10 - MELBOURNE BLUES APPRECIATION SOCIETY, Royal Standard - Hey Gringo 8pm
14 - WINELARDER, BRIGHTON - SOLO 5PM
15 - WILD TIME CAFE, WARBURTON - SOLO 2PM
20 - SPECTRUM & CHAIN SA TOUR - Semaphore Workers Club
21 - SPECTRUM - VARIETY CLUB - LYNDOCH HILL S.A.
21 - SPECTRUM / CHAIN - WOODCRAFT TAVERN S.A.
22 - SPECTRUM / CHAIN - BRIDGEWAY HOTEL S.A.

MARCH
17 - ST PADDYS DAY - O'SULLIVANS, ESSENDON - BREAKAWAYS 4PM
22 - PIRATE TAVERN, WILLIAMSTOWN - Hey Gringo 2PM

APRIL
19 - GREYHOUND HOTEL, ST KILDA - Sunday Sessions - SOLO 2PM
26 - WINELARDER, BRIGHTON SOLO - 5PM

MAY
2 - ALBURY SS&A CLUB, ALBURY - SPECTRUM
17 - MASTERS OF ROCK BENEFIT - PALMS CROWN CASINO - SPECTRUM & MORE
20 - CLIFTON HILL HOTEL, CLIFTON HILL - SOLO 8:30PM
25 - CAFE BIZON - BRUSSELS, BELGIUM 9:30PM
28- HET HOCK BAR - AMSTERDAM 10PM

JUNE
11 - WINELARDER, BRIGHTON - SOLO - 6PM
19 - PIRATES TAVERN, WILLIAMSTOWN - HEY GRINGO - 8PM
25 HAMMOND SESSIONS BAR 303,N0RTHCOTE-SPECTRUM 9PM

JULY
4 - BURLEIGH UNDERGROUND DRUMMERS 8th Anniversary 8pm
6/31 Rudman Parade, Burleigh Heads
12 - WOODLANDS HOTEL, COBURG 4PM
19 - WINELARDER, BRIGHTON - SOLO 5PM

AUGUST
4- 3NRG BLUES ON THE HILL 99.3FM - Barry Maxwell 9-10pm
9 - ST ANDREWS HOTEL - SPECTRUM - 3PM
13 - RRFM Son of Crawdaddy 102.7FM -Max Crawdaddy 10pm12midnight
14 - JILLIANS BAR, ROSANNA - SOLO-7:30PM
15 - CD LAUNCH MORDIALLOC SPORTING CLUB, MORDIALLOC - HEY GRINGO 9PM

SEPTEMBER
6 - WAY OUT WEST BLUES & ROOTS CLUB - WILLIAMSTOWN RSL -
HEY GRINGO & SPECTRUM - 2PM
8- LIVE TO AIR - BLUES ON THE HILL - Barry Maxwell 3NRG 99.3fm 9-10PM
17-WINELARDER, BRIGHTON - SOLO 6PM
18- MORDIALLOC SPORTING CLUB - HEY GRINGO 9PM
20- ELWOOD BLUES CLUB-PRINCE OF WALES HOTEL, STKILDA 5:30PM
27 - SPECTRUM - ST ANDREWS HOTEL - 3PM

OCTOBER
10 - WINELARDER - BRIGHTON 6PM
16 - BURRINJA UPWEY - SPECTRUM 8-11PM
17 - MARYSVILLE JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL - SPECTRUM
18- MARYSVILLE JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL  HEY GRINGO
23 - PIRATES TAVERN - HEY GRINGO - 8PM        
24 - IDAVUE ESTATE WINERY, HEATHCOTE - SPECTRUM 1:30PM

NOVEMBER
7 - WINELARDER, BRIGHTON - SOLO 6PM
11- CLIFTON HILL HOTEL -CLIFTON HILL  SOLO - 8:30PM
22 - ST ANDREWS PUB - SPECTRUM 3-6PM
29- ELWOOD FOOD & WINE BAR - FABIAN & BROC 5-8PM

DECEMBER
5- THE WHO CLUB, WARBURTON - SPECTRUM 8:30PM
13 - SLEEPY HOLLOW BLUES CLUB, GEELONG TRADES HALL - HEY GRINGO 6PM
27- WESTERNPORT HOTEL, SAN REMO - HEY GRINGO


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2014

JANUARY
5 - DOGS BAR STKILDA - WILBUR WILDE BAND 9PM
26 - ELTHAM HOTEL - BREAKAWAYS - 12noon

FEBRUARY
1 - MORDIALLOC SPORTING - HEY GRINGO 9:30PM
9 - ON TOP BAR, Ormond - HEY GRINGO 6PM
11 - MELBOURNE BLUES APPRECIATION SOCIETY Royal Standard Hotel 8PM
14 - CLUB ITALIA, SUNSHINE - THE LEGENDS 8PM
16 - BRUTHEN BLUES FESTIVAL - HEY GRINGO 4PM

MARCH
9 - ST ANDREWS HOTEL - SPECTRUM 3PM
11 -TREVOR YOUNG MEMORIAL - WROK DOWN TV MUSIC LAND-Spectrum&Blackfeather
15 - GEROGERY HOTEL NSW - SPECTRUM - 7PM
17 - DONCASTER HOTEL 1pm /& VAUCLUSE HOTEL, RICHMOND 5pm - BREAKAWAYS
28 - PIRATE TAVERN, WILLIAMSTOWN - HEY GRINGO 8PM

APRIL
5 - BLACKBURN HOTEL - SOLO 3PM
6 - ROYAL OAK HOTEL - FITZROY - HEY GRINGO 4PM
9 - CLIFTON HILL HOTEL - SOLO 8PM
16 - COOLUM BLUES CLUB, QUEENSLAND
24 - BAR 303 HAMMOND SHOW - SPECTRUM 9PM
26 - BLACKBURN HOTEL - SOLO 3PM
27 - ST ANDREWS HOTEL - SPECTRUM 3PM

MAY
3 - WILD THYME CAFE, WARBURTON  - SPECTRUM 7PM
18 - WINELARDER, BRIGHTON - SOLO 5PM
20 - INTERVIEW 3GTR - JOHN MARSHALL Oz Blues Mt Gambier 1pm
23-25 BLUES ON BROADBEACH FESTIVAL QLD - HEY GRINGO
31 - MORDIALLOC SPORTING CLUB - HEY GRINGO 8:30PM

JUNE
15 - ELWOOD BLUES CLUB - GREYHOUND HOTEL, St Kilda - Feature EBC ALLSTARS -
5PM
22 - WILD THYME CAFE, WARBURTON 2-5PM SOLO
26 - BOOGIE MAN BAR, ABBOTSFORD - SOLO

JULY
5- WINELARDER - BRIGHTON 5:30PM - SOLO
10-BOOGIE MAN BAR ABBOTSFORD- HEY GRINGO
13-INTERVIEW PBS RADIO Juke Joint - MATTHEW FREDERICKS 1PM
19 - CD LAUNCH - THE WESLEY ANNE , NORTHCOTE - HEY GRINGO + Mike Rudd &
Neale Johns

AUGUST
9 - WILD THYME CAFE - WARBURTON - SPECTRUM - 7PM
10- CABANA LOUNGE - MALVERN EAST - HEY GRINGO 3-6PM

SEPTEMBER
21-PIRATES TAVERN - BREAKAWAYS, WILLIAMSTOWN 2-5PM
24- CLIFTON HILL HOTEL - SOLO
26-JILLIANS - ROSANNA 7:30PM -DUO

OCTOBER
5- STANDREWS PUB - SPECTRUM 3-6PM
19 - ST ANDREWS HOTEL - HEY GRINGO 3-6PM
NSW TOUR
24- GEROGERY HOTEL, NTH ALBURY 8PM - HEY GRINGO
25- DJANGO BAR, CAMELOT LOUNGE, MARRICKSVILLE GRINGOS+SPECTRUM 9PM
26 - SYDNEY BLUES & ROOTS FESTIVAL, WINDSOR - HEY GRINGO

NOVEMBER
2-LIVING LEGENDS - GREENVALE - BOBSY-DIE
6 - HAMMOND SHOW BAR 303 HIGH ST, NORTHCOTE 9PM - SPECTRUM
8-WINELARDER , BRIGHTON - SOLO 5:30-7;30PM
9 - WILD THYME, WARBURTON 2-5PM - SOLO
14- WROKDOWN RADIO INNER FM 96.5 SOLO Live to Air FM 8-9AM
14- PIRATES TAVERN, WILLIAMSTOWN - 8PM - HEY GRINGO
16- LIVING LEGENDS - GREENVALE - BOBSY-DIE 11AM
30 - CABANA LOUNGE, MAVERN EAST RSL - SPECTRUM 3PM

DECEMBER
12- JILLIANS BAR - ROSANNA - DUO 7:30PM