Latest 2017 News – NEW ALBUM is on the way in July!
Charles Jenkins and the Zhivagos are thrilled to announce the launch of their new album The Last Polaroid, as part of the Leaps and Bounds Festival, at a special Sunday afternoon show at the Gasometer Hotel, on July 23.
Their first album since the AGE/Music Victoria award winning album ‘Too Much Water In The Boat’ – The Last Polaroid rockets across its 10 tracks, featuring some of the finest songwriting of Jenkins’ career and capturing the Zhivagos in all their superb guitar laden, harmony-soaked glory.
Don’t miss this extremely rare appearance by the entire six-piece Zhivago line-up as they reproduce The Last Polaroid in its entirety, plus pull out some of their giant songs from a stunning back catalogue.
By popular demand here's the final song on side A of Too Much Water In The Boat - a.k.a. The Barrel Song - performed live at the Northcote Social Club, back in March. Enjoy! [video type="vimeo" clip_id="103631076" width="800" byline="false" title="true"...read more
We've got more from the gig that keeps on giving! Check out "Went To The Chapel" from Love Your Crooked Neighbour With Your Crooked Heart live at the "Too Much Water In The Boat" album launch in March. With help from special guests Susannah Espie and Douglas Lee...read more
The Leaps and Bounds Festival present a ONE NIGHT ONLY skewed look at the history of Melbourne by Charles Jenkins and his Amateur Historians. New songs and stories that dig down deep into Melbourne's past. When Leaps & Bounds approached Charles about doing a show...read more
Check out the latest video instalment from the “Too Much Water In The Boat” album launch at Northcote Social Club on March 2nd. This time we have ‘(Ain't Enough Love) On The Snowy Mountains’ featuring the brilliant Suzannah Espie and amazing Jack Howard. Enjoy!...read more