THE RHYTHM HUT, WARMS THINGS UP FOR NARARA

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NARARA MUSIC FESTIVAL ‘WARM UP PARTY’ @ THE RHYTHM HUT – SATURDAY, MARCH 11TH 2017 The Rhythm Hut is throwing a warm-up party for Narara Music Festival, with two of the acts playing at the festival  DOS ENOS & Bones Jones & the Skeletones plus a set from Central Coast Rockers RedHook, to give the locals a taste of what’s to come at the Narara …

STEVE POLTZ @ LIZOTTE’S, NEWCASTLE – TUESDAY, DECEMBER 13TH 2016

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Gallery: Another fabulous night of world class and intimate live music at Lizotte’s, Newcastle with Steve Poltz. This Folk Singer/songwriter with a gift for story-telling is one of the most engaging artists we’ve seen on stage. He draws the audience in from the get go with his wry smile and charm, and it’s not long before you feel like you’re sitting with an …

HARD GRIME MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES MASSIVE 2017 LINE UP

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‘HARD GRIME MUSIC FESTIVAL’ MAITLAND GAOL, SATURDAY, MARCH 4TH 2017 Hard Grime Music Festival will once again unlock the gates to the iconic Maitland Gaol and unleash its enormous line up across 3 stages. Adelaide-based MC Tkay Maidza, the boss behind smash hits ‘M.O.B’ and ‘U-Huh’, will headline the event along with Northern California bass king Dack Janiels and Denmark …

JON TOOGOOD SHOW CANCELLED

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 JON TOOGOOD SHOW CANCELLED – STAG & HUNTER HOTEL SATURDAY, DECEMBER 17TH The Stag & Hunter Hotel has announced that their ticketed event set down for Saturday 17th December – JON TOOGOOD – has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. The Stag has advised that all tickets sales will be refunded in full, as quickly as possible.  They hope to …

SMACKED YOUTH TAKES OUT SOUND SEARCH 2016

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The Sound Search 2016 finals were held last Sunday at the Northern Star Hotel, Hamilton, with young Alt. Rockers Smacked Youth taking out the gong with a power house set way beyond their tender years.  Smacked Youth is  Sam D’Agostino  (Guitar/Vocals), Jake Cragg (Bass Guitar) and Adrian Smith who is hands down one of the most exciting and energy driven Drummers we’ve …

2017 BLUESFEST BUSKING COMP. APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN

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Applications are now open for The Bluesfest Busking Comp 2017 at Byron Bay. This exclusive, sought after competition is designed specifically to give unsigned artists an opportunity, providing a key stepping stone for their career development! There are countless prizes available including a stage position at Bluesfest for the open winner. The Busking vibes and opportunities continue with the funky …

ON STAGE AT THE STAG THIS WEEK – FRIDAY, DECEMBER 16TH

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Live and original this week at The Stag & Hunter, Friday, December 16th – Voodoo Express with Marshall Okell. The Voodoo Express are a powerhouse Blues/Rock band featuring some of Newcastle’s finest musicians.Their combined experience delivers a knockout performance every time they hit the stage. Their combined experience delivers a knockout performanceevery time they hit the stage.In their short existence so far they have brought to …

STEVE POLTZ TOUR HITS LIZOTTE’S STAGE – TUESDAY, DECEMBER 13TH

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Steve Poltz – Lizotte’s, Newcastle – Tuesday, December 13th 2016 True folk troubadour Steve Poltz is on his second trip to Australia this year after criss-crossing the country including stops at the famous Spiegeltent and festival appearances at Nannup, Port Fairy, Blue Mountains, and the National Folk Festival. Following this years first tour Steve released his latest record, Folksinger, into the …

THE WOLVES HOWLED AT THE STAG – FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9TH

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Gold Coast / Brisbane band, Phil Barlow and The Wolf‘s ‘Love Is All I Feel‘ single tour hit Newcastle last night with the band rocking The Stag stage to the core and didn’t the punters love it! We had  all intentions of doing the rounds last night and catching a few gigs around town, first stop was the Stag and that’s …