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My problem with local country music

Stroppy Pants -

Music Opinion

If I hear another local country act sing in an American accent about their pick up truck or driving said pick up truck ‘Miles’ over the ’state line’ I think …

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Is weed the answer?

The Hang Man -

Music Opinion

Well, a lot of people had a lot to say about violent, anti-social behaviour in Newcastle (and elsewhere) and how it is affecting the rest of us.  Some people recalled decades …

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HOLLY WHO ‘DOBS’ ON ABBY

Newcastle Live -

Music Opinion

Local band Holly Who has called on fans of live music to “make a wonderful choice for you & for music” this Saturday night.  If it’s on in Newcastle, it’s …

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Mark Wells’ Desert 5

Newcastle Live -

Music Opinion

The title should actually read – Mark Wells’ Desert 6, because try as he might, Wellsy just couldn’t bring himself to narrow the selection of albums he couldn’t live without down to 5.  …

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Dave Carter – Ten Tall Tales

Newcastle Live -

Music Opinion

Dave Carter

A few months after its release I take a track by track look at Dave Carter’s debut solo album Ten Tall Tales. If it’s on in Newcastle, it’s on Newcastle …

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Bongo Johnny – Busker Or Begger?

Newcastle Live -

News Opinion

Bongo Johnny

Yesterday on our Facebook page we posted this picture of who we feel is one of Newcastle’s most iconic characters, Bongo Johnny. We asked our community who their favourite Novocastrian …