Entertainment

INTERVIEW: Cam James, comedy, and cereal for dinner

27 Apr , 2015  

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Cam James is your classic ‘local boy done good’. Having grown up in Newcastle, Cam is now taking on the world of comedy, one sell-out show at a time…

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Entertainment

TIM FERGUSON RANT PART 1: We are coming to Newcastle on a Mission!

27 Apr , 2015  

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After our recent chat with the Doug Anthony All Stars, Tim Ferguson decided that he wasn’t done with Newcastle Live just yet. Such was his fervour that he took pen to paper (or fingers to keyboard) for a rant on hipster baristas of Wickham, funniness and coming to his spiritual home of Newcastle on May 9. More…

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Lifestyle

BEST OF NEWCASTLE: Viper Creek Band named “Best Band In Newcastle

27 Apr , 2015  

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We’ve just closed the poll, and are happy to announce the Newcastle Live community has voted The Viper Creek Band as the “Best Band In Newcastle”.  More…

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Music

Girls of Country Tour heats up the Hunter

27 Apr , 2015  

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2015 CMAA Golden Guitar ‘Female Artist of the Year’ and 2015 CMC ‘Female Oz Artist of the Year’, Amber Lawrence, leads the way with The Girls Of Country Tour, headed to Belmont 16s on Friday 8 May and Hexham Bowling Club on Friday 29 May.

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Newcastle Live’s top picks for GTM 15

27 Apr , 2015  

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Everybody’s favourite bovine bash, Groovin’ The Moo, just started it’s run across rural Australia over the weekend. To help get your ears and eyes warmed up for the festival’s arrival to Maitland Showground on Saturday 9 May, we’ve put together our Top 5 Picks for this year’s line-up…

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YOUR WEEKEND IN PHOTOS: April 25 – 26

27 Apr , 2015  

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A collection of photos you’ve been sharing online featuring the newly opened memorial walk, ANZAC Day celebrations and dawn service in Newcastle. More…

Music

INTERVIEW: Colin Hay

24 Apr , 2015  

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Colin Hay, familiar to most as front-man of Aussie band Men at Work has released a new solo album (Next Year People) and will showcase tracks from it at Lizotte’s in Newcastle on May 7 and 8. We had a chat to Colin ahead of the show about his thoughts on the Newcastle venue , being on TV and and how he approaches songwriting these days.  More…

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Entertainment

Weekend music quiz

24 Apr , 2015  

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Think you’re a bit of a music trivia buff? See how well you do in our second weekend music quiz. More…

Music

VIDEO: Daniel Johns debuts solo work

23 Apr , 2015   Video

Those of you wanting a sneak peek at what Daniel Johns has in store for you at VIVID live should check this video out.   More…

Lifestyle

ANZAC Day services

23 Apr , 2015  

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Looking to pay your respects on ANZAC day? We’ve got all the info on where to find a service near you.  More…

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What’s on this weekend in Newcastle? April 24 – 26

23 Apr , 2015  

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After the week we’ve had it might be time to let the hair down and get into some of the great entertainment, live music and events happening around town and across the region this weekend. We’ve also got details on ANZAC day services near you.  More…

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Have a heart and an email? Vote for local band Holly Who

23 Apr , 2015  

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Local band, Holly Who are in the race to support Baby Animals & The Superjesus on their She Who Rocks tour and they need your help!
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The Sunday Vibes continue this weekend at 5 Sawyers

22 Apr , 2015   Gallery

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The Sunday Vibes continue this weekend at 5 Sawyers on Darby Street. Bar, beats and bites are the order of the day with some of the city’s best DJ’s and some great food and drink specials. More…

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Entertainment

2-shots & a happy hour: This Sunday at the Premier

22 Apr , 2015  

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Covering some of the greatest classic rock and blues artists of our time, 2-Shots classic rock band is set to turn it up at the Premier Hotel in Broadmeadow this Sunday (April 26). Together with the Premier’s famous Sunday happy hour from 2pm, you’re in for a good time. More…

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Music

King Of The North to play the Stag & Hunter in May

22 Apr , 2015  

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With over 400 live shows under their belt, King Of The North have certainly racked up the kilometers gigging across the country. The duo will be pulling the tour van up to Mayfield’s Stag & Hunter Hotel in May for a show that’s bound to go off! More…

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