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WHAT’S ON IN NEWCASTLE THIS WEEKEND? SEPT 19, 20, 21

18 Sep , 2014  

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Want to know what’s on in Newcastle, the Hunter and Lake Macquarie this weekend? Look no further. Some great shows, markets and events are planned for this weekend and we’ve got all the information. More…

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REVIEW: Angus & Julia Stone – Civic Theatre

19 Sep , 2014  

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A sea of beards, button-up shirts and wide brim hats filled the Civic Theatre for Angus & Julia Stone on Wednesday night, the theatre’s graceful ambience perfectly complementing the act’s ethereal vibe.

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Artist Spotlight: The Delta Lions

19 Sep , 2014  

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The Delta Lions have come a long way in just a few years. A hard work ethic of writing, rehearsing and constant gigging has helped the band deliver a collection of songs destined to be remembered by people who know good rock and roll long after they decide to call it a day. More…

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Videos of the week

19 Sep , 2014   Video

Lots of great videos being shared online this week. We’ve passed the hat around the office to gather our favourites to share with you guys.  More…

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An intimate performance at The Commons

18 Sep , 2014   Video

Independent artist,  Jack Carty will play one of Newcastle’s newest venues, The Commons on Friday 14 November. More…

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Hand Of Mercy at Hombre Records in November

18 Sep , 2014  

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Hardcore band Hand Of Mercy comes to all ages venue, Hombre Records on  Thursday 20th of November t0 showcase their new album Resolve. More…

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Anvil yet to confirm venue for Newcastle show

18 Sep , 2014  

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Metal heroes, Anvil are heading to Newcastle to play a Monday the 19th November. While while they’ve yet to announce a venue for the gig, plenty of locals are pumped to see the notorious outfit.  More…

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Interview: Nick Coppin from Antiskeptic

18 Sep , 2014   Video

It’s been six years since the guys from Antiskeptic hit the road for a national tour. It’s no secret that we’re big fans of the band and we were stoked when Nick Coppin agreed to chat to us about the new album and their show at the Small Ballroom on Fri September 26. More…

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6 reasons we’re pumped for Antiskeptic’s show

16 Sep , 2014   Video

Melbourne punk rock band, Antiskeptic are back after ‘disbanding’ in March 2008 with a new crowd funded album, Stare Down The Ocean. They play Newcastle’s Small Ballroom on  September 26. More…

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FourPlay String Quartet at Lizottes in October

16 Sep , 2014  

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Fresh from New York’s Carnegie Hall and London’s Barbican Centre Australia’s favourite electric string quartet sensation, FourPlay are back with their new album, This Machine. They’ll be playing tracks from the release at Lizotte’s in Newcastle on Thursday the 16th of October.  More…

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An autonomous weekend for Dave Carter

16 Sep , 2014   Video

Local music icon, Dave Carter steps out on his own this weekend with solo performances at the Lambton Park Hotel on Friday night (Sept 19) and again on Saturday night (Sept 20) at the Iron Horse Inn in Cardiff. More…

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No ordinary tribute show

16 Sep , 2014  

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Now the toast of Las Vegas, The Australian Bee Gees Show is coming to Belmont 16’s this Sunday (21st of September) after 16 years on the road. More…

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The Crown & Anchor Hotel goes from strength to strength

16 Sep , 2014  

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With the addition of Newy Burger Co, Turnt night club and live music on Friday and Sunday evenings the Crown & Anchor Hotel located on Hunter Street in Newcastle has been kicking some massive goals recently. More…

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TOP 5 GIGS IN NEWCASTLE THIS WEEK

16 Sep , 2014  

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We’re absolutely pumped for this weekend. Some of the biggest names in music are heading our way this weekend making this top 5 list a hard one to compile. Check it out and let us know what gigs you’re most excited about this weekend. More…

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Leaving the Nightlight on for Rachel Collis

16 Sep , 2014  

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Sydney songstress Rachel Collis is coming to Newcastle as part of her Nightlight album launch tour on Friday 26th September. More…

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China comes to Newcastle

16 Sep , 2014  

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The inaugural Newcastle China Festival to be held on the 28th September in Beaumont Street, Hamilton will celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Confucius Institutes worldwide.
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Newcastle’s public pools re-open this weekend!

16 Sep , 2014  

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With the warmer weather we’ve been experiencing over the last two weeks, the re-opening of Newcastle’s public pools will a god send for those looking to cool off this weekend.  More…

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The Cope Street Parade

16 Sep , 2014  

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Sydney  jazz outfit, The Cope Street Parade are coming to The Grand Hotel Underground in October to play tracks from their new release, Volume Two. More…

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Bringing SHEPLIFE to Newcastle

16 Sep , 2014  

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Briggs is an indigenous kid from regional Australia who dropped his self-released debut ep, BomBs in 2009 and went on to become one of the most powerful and unique voices on the national scene. He’ll be showcasing track from his brand new album ‘SHEPLIFE’ at the Cambridge Hotel on Thursday October 23rd. More…

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It’s Bittersweet for Kasey Chambers

16 Sep , 2014  

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As intrinsic to Australia as vegemite Kasey Chambers will celebrate her first solo record in four years with her band for one show only at Wests New Lambton, Sunday 23 November. More…