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Hunter TAFE to hold fee free creative courses in 2016

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In 2016, Hunter TAFE are introducing ‘The Creative Collection’ – a collection of fee free short courses to activate your creativity and boost your skills in the creative arts field. Interested? Head along to the information session this Thursday 3 March at the Newcastle Campus, Tighes Hill. SHARE THIS

What’s Good For You?

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Courtney Barnett, Ouch My Face, Fraser A. Gorman, East Brunswick All Girls Choir, The Finks and Jen Cloher are all headed to the Bar On The Hill on March 13 to showcase tracks off their new collaborative release, Good For You. So we thought we’d take the time to introduce you to the milk records roster and give you a sneak peak at what’s in store when they bring the Good For You Tour to Newcastle.  SHARE THIS

Best alternative comedy nights in Newcastle

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There’s a little bit of a comedy boom happening in Newcastle right now. The scene has never been stronger and there are some really unique shows (which are all free or just $5) springing up all over the place. Our mate, Ethan Andrews put together this list of some of the best.  SHARE THIS

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Jerome O’Connor, Komiti Levai & The Alibi Room

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Do you subscribe to local muso, Jerome O’Connor’s Youtube Channel? If not, you’re missing out. Over the last week Jerome added to his library of awesome videos with a series shot by Lachlan Rennie inside The Alibi Room barber shop on Hunter Street. In the videos, Jerome covers Mario, Zayn and Justin Bieber with a guest appearance from Komiti Levai from Newcastle band, Tre Soul.  SHARE THIS

REVIEW: Simply Red; simply awesome

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Music

It was a great turn out, the hill was thick with revellers and even the rain and the bar stopping serving bottles of wine at 7.15pm couldn’t dampen the atmosphere. Simply Red were in the Valley and we were ready to party! SHARE THIS

2 Worlds come together for the Aloha Tour

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This weekend (Feb 26 – 28) Newcastle’s ‘rock’ will combine with the ‘roll’ of Hawaii for three special gigs around the region. Presented by Rosie’s School Of Rock, the gigs will showcase the talents of young performers Rosie’s Rockers (Newcastle) & Keoni David (Hawaii).  SHARE THIS

REVIEW: Rooftop Sunday sessions with Jake Folbigg

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Music

Nestled amongst the hive of activity of one of Newcastle’s shopping meccas Westfield Kotara, the brand new Rooftop terrace garden oasis awaits. Welcomed by the Gig Series sandwich board, you are invited to sit back, relax and enjoy. A lone vocalist sits with his electric acoustic, vulnerably exposed with just his voice and guitar, meet Jake Folbigg. SHARE THIS