Entertainment

Catapult Choreographic Hub home to award-winning collaboration

3 Sep , 2015  

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This weekend will see an exciting collaboration between award-winning dancer, Kristina Chan, and acclaimed Newcastle filmmaker, Neil Mansfield, at Newcastle’s Catapult Choreographic Hub as part of the PROPEL Professional Residency Program.

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Springfest in Morpeth sees local talent take the stage

3 Sep , 2015  

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Springfest, a new music festival highlighting local original talent, will be held in Morpeth’s School of Arts Hall on September 26.

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Entertainment

What’s on in Newcastle this weekend? Sept 4 – 6

3 Sep , 2015  

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Want to know what’s on in Newcastle this weekend? You’ve come to the right place. More…

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Which Newcastle Icon are you?

2 Sep , 2015  

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From the Foreshore Tower to Joey Johns, our beautiful city is well known for its famous, infamous and colourful icons. Take our quick personality quiz to find out which Newcastle icon best represents you. More…

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Darren Ponman finds A Million Ways to live

2 Sep , 2015   Video

On Christmas day 2014, local bloke Darren Ponman broke his neck while surfing in Hawaii. Looking to make the most of an ordinary situation, he decided to record an EP while he was rehabilitating. More…

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Loon Lake’s farewell show in Newcastle

2 Sep , 2015  

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Last week, Loon Lake announced their national Final Wave tour in October, along with the sad news that they will be calling it a day as a band. Lucky for Newcastle the band have announced a show as part of the tour at The Cambridge Hotel on Friday October 30.  More…

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5 things we learnt from our chat with UB40

1 Sep , 2015  

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UB40 are one of the biggest bands to come out of Birmingham in England. They’ll be here in Newcastle for a show at the Civic Theatre on the 18th of November. Here’s 5 things we learnt after our chat with their saxophonist Brian Travers. More…

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Entertainment

Ultimate Guide to Father’s Day in Newcastle

1 Sep , 2015  

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It’s Dad’s time to shine this weekend, and with so many fun Father’s Day activities on offer in Newcastle, it’s hard to pick just one! Check out the full list below…

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Top 5 gigs in Newcastle this week

1 Sep , 2015  

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It’s a mix of old and new. We’ve sifted through the weekly gig guide to bring you our selection for the top 5 gigs in Newcastle this week. More…

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YRBD 2014 winners Pacefaint set to launch their EP

1 Sep , 2015  

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Winners of last year’s Youth Rockin’ The Black Dog (YRBD) music competition, four-piece alternative rockers Pacefaint, are set to launch their highly anticipated EP ‘Can You See the Living?’ this Thursday 3 September at Lizottes.

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Lifestyle

André Hoffman’s Newcastle

1 Sep , 2015  

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African born photographer, André Hoffman arrived in Newcastle in 2007 and was immediately taken by our city.  We were blown away when one of our mates shared André’s video, One Day In Newcastle with us last week. So we tracked him down for a bit of an interview.  More…

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Antagonist AD head to Newcastle

1 Sep , 2015  

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Outspoken animal rights advocates and modern hardcore band, Antagonist A.D are headed to Newcastle’s The Small Ballroom on September 26 as part of their headline tour of Australia. More…

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Youth Rockin’ the Black Dog 2015 kicks off

1 Sep , 2015  

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Young musicians from the Hunter and surrounds are gearing up for the first of three Live Heats this Wednesday night at Lizotte’s, as part of the sixth annual Youth Rockin’ the Black Dog (YRBD) music competition. More…

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SOCIAL PHOTOS: Wickham Park Hotel

31 Aug , 2015   Gallery

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Were you spotted by Craig from Swamphouse at the Wickham Park Hotel on Sunday? It was a killer lineup with Angry Anderson, Dai Pritchard, Brien Mcvernon and Helta Delta.  More…

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Go Beyond with Circa in Newcastle

31 Aug , 2015  

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Local audiences have come to expect big things from Circa. And from all reports, they won’t be disappointed when Circa brings their new production, Beyond to the Civic Theatre for three performances on the 18th and 19th of September.  More…

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Your weekend in photos

31 Aug , 2015  

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Live music, beautiful days and hanging out with friends. What an amazing weekend Newcastle turned on. Here’s some photos we collected of your weekend. More…

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Rums Of The Caribbean event at The Clarendon Hotel

28 Aug , 2015   Gallery

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Newcastle caribbean rum lovers, this one’s for you. In conjunction with the Newcastle Rum Club, The Clarendon Hotel on Hunter Street will host the first in a series of rum master classes on Wednesday September 2. More…

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INTERVIEW: Lindsay on the cyborg future of Frenzal Rhomb

28 Aug , 2015  

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It’s certainly been an interesting few months for Frenzal Rhomb. Gordy’s intrepid stage-dive-to-end-all-stage-dives left him battered, bruised, and tasked with mastering a bionic arm, but the show must go on, and a Newcastle local is set to take his place behind the skins. We spoke with Lindsay ahead of their Cambridge show on Fri 18 September about the cyborg-littered future of Frenzal Rhomb…

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