the evelyn hotel would like to acknowledge the owners of the land on which we operate – the wurundjeri people of the kulin nation. we pay respects to their elders past and present. sovereignty never ceded.




Public Bar


BACKBONE: Debut EP Launch

Fri 20 Oct

Friday, 20 Oct 2023
Supported by Orange Orange // The Valiants // Badass Broadcasting Company
Doors at 08:00pm

Backbone is a rock band hailing from Naarm/Melbourne, Australia. The band formed in 2022 after numerous lineup changes with Nick Vassiliou on guitar, Ronan Glen on bass, Callum Leavey on drums and Jack Paton on vocals.

The band has been playing numerous gigs around Melbourne and has been building a name for themselves in the city’s rock scene. On November 25th 2022, Backbone released their first single entitled ‘Keep it up’ followed by a successful headliner at the Leadbeater Hotel.

In October 2023, the band is releasing their debut EP ‘Backbone’, with the launch set for the 20th of October at the Evelyn Hotel.