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WHAT’S ON IN NEWCASTLE THIS WEEKEND? NOV 21 – 23

20 Nov , 2014  

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Backing up from one of the biggest weekends on the local live music calendar, we’ve got some real gems for you this week. What ever you’re into there’s something for you. More…

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Interview: Dave Gleeson from The Screaming Jets

21 Nov , 2014  

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Dave Gleeson from The Screaming Jets once told a music journalist that he was as “unreliable as a two bob watch” but a lot’s changed since then. Dave’s become a father, he’s got a licence to drive a car and has even held a steady job with Triple M. More…

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Roller Derby double header

20 Nov , 2014  

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Roller Derby is back!  The Movember and Christmas themed double header bout at the Newcastle Showgrounds Exhibition Centre on Saturday November 29th will be the final event for the year.  More…

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CONDA Award nominations are in

18 Nov , 2014  

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Dedicated to achievement and advancement of theatre arts and practices, the City of Newcastle Drama Awards (CONDA) are back for their 26th annual awards presentation and we’ve got the full list of nominations.   More…

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More Aussies go to see live music than live sport

18 Nov , 2014  

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Around 1 in 8 Australians aged 14+  go to at least one concert within an average three month period. Whether for rock, pop, jazz, blues or classical music-compared with 11% going to a professional sports event, data from Roy Morgan Research shows. More…

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We want to see YOU on the Keys To The City!

18 Nov , 2014  

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Seven pianos have been placed around Newcastle for people to play and listen to and we want to see you play ‘em! More…

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Piccinini’s creatures Like Us

18 Nov , 2014  

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Internationally celebrated Australian artist Patricia Piccinini will curate an exhibition of her works for display at Newcastle Art Gallery this summer. More…

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Top 5 Gigs in Newcastle this week

18 Nov , 2014  

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Some great local talent on show this week. We’ve also got one of Australia’s hardest working musos hitting Lizottes’. It’s all part of our weekly Top 5 Gigs In Newcastle wrap. More…

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PRB is MD for exciting new production

18 Nov , 2014  

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Local musician Paul Robert Burton has taken the Musical Director’s roll in a new production called The Island Of Doctor Moron.  The show opened on the 6th of November at the New Olympia Theatre in Paddington (Sydney) and runs until the 6th of December.  More…

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Charity screening of PRIDE at the Regal Newcastle!

18 Nov , 2014  

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The Bobby Goldsmith Foundation invite you to join them for a charity screening of PRIDE on the 27 of November at The Regal Cinema in Birmingham Gardens.  More…

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MBE to showcase his life in Newcastle

18 Nov , 2014  

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Singer, actor, broadcaster, television presenter, musical theatre performer and part-time dancer, Aled Jones is brining his eclectic mix of songs and stories to Newcastle’s Civic Theatre in February 2015.  More…

Photos

SOCIAL PHOTOS:

18 Nov , 2014   Gallery

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It was such a busy day with all the Rolling Stone’s stuff we had to share with you guys yesterday. So much so that we didn’t have time to upload our social photos. Were you spotted by our photographer at a gig over the weekend? If so give yourself or your mates a shout out in the comments below.  More…

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McAlister Kemp net multiple 2015 COUNTRY MUSIC AWARD nominations

17 Nov , 2014  

Morgan Evans has once again been nominated alongside local country music duo, McAlister Kemp for the CMC OZ Artist of the year.

Congratulations to local country duo McAlister Kemp on their nominations for the 2015 Country Music Awards. The boys have been nominated in the categories; Country Music Capital News Group or Duo of the Year, APRA Song of the Year, Video Clip of the Year and The Sanity Top Selling Australian Album of the Year. The full list of nominations  More…

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YOUR PHOTOS: Rolling Stones at Hope Esate

17 Nov , 2014  

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Here’s a collection of the photos you guys uploaded during the Rolling Stones gig at Hope Estate in the Hunter Valley on Saturday the 15th of November 2015. More…

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REVIEW: Rolling Stones – Hope Estate, Hunter Valley – Nov 15, 2014

17 Nov , 2014   Gallery

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What happens when a crowd equal to the population of a large country town (reportedly 20,000) descends upon a single rural property at the one time? More…

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The Jury Is In… The Philly Jays Still Got It

14 Nov , 2014  

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Whether it was the energy from their devoted fans, the thrill of being back on stage together, or the perfect combination of both, The Philly Jays are still a kickass band with a hell of a live show.

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Features

Newcastle Tweets

13 Nov , 2014  

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We love Twitter here at Newcastle Live and we’ve been talking about compiling a list of our favourite and notable Novocastrian tweets for a while now, so here it is. A list of tweets from the last seven days written by Novocastrians or about Newcastle. More…

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Rocking the Sydney Junction Hotel this weekend

13 Nov , 2014  

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If you’ve ventured in to the newly refurbished Sydney Junction Hotel over the last few weeks you’ll have noticed a great mix of live music and local DJ’s ripping in and giving punters a great night of entertainment. Well this weekend is going to be no different with some of Newcastle’s favourite acts taking to the stage.  More…

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WHAT’S ON IN NEWCASTLE THIS WEEKEND? NOV 14 – 16

13 Nov , 2014  

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Rock and roll heros, local country artists, markets, cinema and everything in between. That’s what’s on this weekend in Newcastle and we’ve got all the info you need to start planning. More…

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5 things you didn’t know about Sailor’s Grave

13 Nov , 2014   Gallery

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Local Celtic Punkabilly band, Sailor’s Grave have really hit the ground running. It wasn’t long after the band initially formed that they began touring and writing for their debut release. With each member drawing from their musical backgrounds, playing multiple instruments creating a new fusion of  sound, we wanted to know more. So here’s 5 things you (and we) didn’t know about Sailor’s Grave. More…

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