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ADVENTURE NEWCASTLE: Skyline Helicopter Tour

5 Mar , 2015  

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Newcastle Live hit the skies again for our Adventure Newcastle series, this time we sent Brittany to enjoy the aerial sights of Newcastle with Skyline Aviation’s scenic Helicopter tour. Here’s what she had to say…

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WHAT’S ON IN NEWCASTLE THIS WEEKEND? MAR 6 – 8

5 Mar , 2015  

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It’s a big weekend for entertainment in Newcastle, there’s something for everyone! Check out our weekend guide to find out about all the events happening around town and across the region.

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Catherine Britt hits the CMC Charts with new video

5 Mar , 2015  

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Catherine Britt released her new video for ‘Good To Bad‘ earlier this week, and the clip has already made it into the CMC Charts.

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Best Of Newcastle

Newcastle Live’s ‘BEST OF NEWCASTLE’ Campaign 2015

4 Mar , 2015  

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It’s no secret we love Newcastle here at Newcastle Live, and we’re pretty sure the feeling is mutual with our followers. So, this year we’re on the hunt for the best that our fine city has to offer and we want YOUR say in our 2015 BEST OF NEWCASTLE campaign!

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NEWCASTLE ROCKS THE WEEKEND

4 Mar , 2015   Gallery

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Our photos from another magic weekend of live music in this beautiful city of ours, we dropped into the Warehouse (Cambridge Hotel) for an intimate evening of fine acoustic music with the very talented Ollie Brown and Laura Zarb.

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INTERVIEW: Maika Isogawa from Spiegelworld

4 Mar , 2015  

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After witnessing Maika Isogawa’s elegant aerial ballet performance in Spiegelworld’s ABSINTHE, Newcastle Live sat down for a chat with her about running away to join the circus and what it takes to perform in the air…

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X-Factor auditions open in Newcastle

3 Mar , 2015  

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Calling all budding singers and vocal groups: Live auditions for the next season of X-Factor are being held in Newcastle next Tuesday 10th March at Hunter Stadium.

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Features

TOP 5 GIGS IN NEWCASTLE THIS WEEK

3 Mar , 2015  

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Here it is – The post where all the gigs in Newcastle this week battle it out Gladiator-style for a place in our Top 5 Gigs list! Let’s see who came out on top this time…

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Newcastle writers have pens at the ready for upcoming festival

3 Mar , 2015  

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The third annual Newcastle Writers Festival will be held from 19 to 22 March 2015, and is set to feature some of Australia’s best and brightest writers and public figures.

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Reviews

Spiegelworld: An Absinthe-drenched evening of devilish delights

3 Mar , 2015  

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Spiegelworld’s ABSINTHE is a world unto its own – A world of charm and intrigue, a smoky and sultry den of iniquity. From the moment you walk through the intricately carved doors of the beautiful Spiegeltent, you will feel like you have been transported back to a 19th Century Parisian burlesque house.

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The Viper Creek Band share Hometown pride with new video

3 Mar , 2015  

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One of Newcastle’s hottest country acts The Viper Creek Band have released their new single ‘Hometown’, featuring the very talented Ashleigh Dallas.

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SOCIAL PHOTOS: BEAUMONT ST CARNIVALE

3 Mar , 2015   Gallery

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Were you spotted by our photographer last weekend enjoying the live music at Beaumont Street Carnivale? If you see yourself or your mates let us know in the comments below.

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Funny man Dylan Moran set to hit Newcastle this July

3 Mar , 2015  

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Expect a master class in comedy when Dylan Moran brings his brand new show Off The Hook to Australia for a national tour in July and August this year, headed to Civic Theatre Friday 17 July.

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LENNY KRAVITZ CANCELS ON BLUESFEST

27 Feb , 2015  

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Lenny Kravitz management have just announced that Lenny’s upcoming Australian Tour, including his headline spot at Bluesfest, has been cancelled due to unforeseen scheduling issues.
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Features

STUDIO TOUR: Sawtooth Studios Newcastle

27 Feb , 2015   Gallery

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Sawtooth Studios have been hard at work developing a purpose built recording studio housing two architecturally and acoustically studio rooms designed for recording audio, shooting photography and filming video. Newcastle Live took a spin around the studio when we were dropping off some posters recently and we’re blown away with the quality of the space and equipment on offer.  More…

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Your guide to live entertainment at The Newcastle Regional Show

27 Feb , 2015  

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The Newcastle Regional Show is almost here. From Friday March 5 until Sunday March 8 the Newcastle Showground will transform into a bustling scene of rides, showbags, fairy floss and live entertainment. For those interested in the latter, we’ve got all the info you need to make sure you see the best of the line up.  More…

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Our night at Spiegelworld’s Absinthe in photos

26 Feb , 2015  

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Here’s a collection of photos we took at Spiegelworld’s Absinthe last night. The Spiegeltent will be in Wheeler place until the 15th of March. Check out Newcastle Live next week for a full review. More…

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What’s on in Newcastle this weekend? Feb 27 – Mar 1

26 Feb , 2015  

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There’s something for everyone in this weekends guide. If you want information on the events happening around town and across the region this weekend, you’ve come to the right place.  More…

Reviews

A big dose of glam: The Glam Slam review

26 Feb , 2015   Gallery

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For the uninitiated, Glam Slam are a local band who embrace sparkles, platforms and play 70’s/80’s inspired rock, with a big dose of glam. Newcastle Live contributor Dan Beazley was given the job of finding out the secret behind this band’s success in packing out rooms around town and across the region with fans that keep coming back for more. More…

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New video for Lauren Wheatley’s single Rollercoaster

26 Feb , 2015  

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Directed and produced by Joel Black from Tommirock Studios in Newcastle, the video for Lauren Wheatley’s single Rollercoaster Life is definitely worth a play.  More…