JOE PUG RETURNS IN NOVEMBER CELEBRATING NEW ALBUM ‘THE FLOOD OF COLOR’

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Celebrating the release of his new studio album, Singer-songwriter Joe Pug has announced that he will bring his ‘The Flood In Color’ tour to Australia this November. Joe will play here in Newcastle at Lizotte’s on Thursday, November 14th with shows as well in Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne and Castlemaine plus Mullum Music Festival and Queenscliff Music Festival.  Joe Pug’s new record “The Flood In Color” is nearly four …

BLUES GUITARIST KIRK FLETCHER (USA) RETURNS FOR 2020 TOUR

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Considered one of the finest modern blues guitarists in the world and a bonafide can’t-miss live performer, Kirk Fletcher will make a welcome return to Australia in February 2020 – and this time he’s bringing his European band – Jonny Henderson on Keys and Bass and Matt Brown on drums – with him and will be playing at Lizotte’s, Newcastle …

GALLERY: LIZOTTE’S CELEBRATES 10 YEARS IN NEWCASTLE – SUNDAY, JUNE 2ND 2019

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Lizotte’s Newcastle celebrated their 10 year anniversary, last Sunday, June 2nd with an extravaganza of fine food, circus acts and of course live music featuring: Lambton High Scool Students, James Bennett, Mitch Capone, Chloe Parker, Lachlan Edwards, Piper Butcher, Dexter Moore, Rehab Brass Band, Ty Penshorn Band with special guests and Circus Avalon. Way back in 2009 Brian and Jo …

LACHY DOLEY GROUP RELEASE ‘MAKE OR BREAK’

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Back when Sydney had a thriving music scene, the pubs and bars fostered a heap of talent who often went on to bigger and better things. Lachy Doley moved from Adelaide as a teenager and found himself working with the cream of inner-city Sydney’s soul-funk-blues-whatever scene – which very quickly led to sideman stints with some of Australia’s biggest artists such …

IAN MOSS, KICKS OFF LIZOTTE’S 10TH YEAR IN STYLE

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This June, Lizotte’s will be celebrating 10 years at the beautiful Kings Castle and are starting their next 10 years off with a bang by bringing some of their most loved acts back to the venue. Respected as one of Australia’s iconic musicians and performers, Ian Moss will return to Lizottes for the first time in over 12 months for two special …

BLUES TROUBADOUR KEB ‘MO’ TOURING APRIL 2019

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Legendary Bluesman, Keb’ Mo’  is returning as a crowd favourite to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Bluesfest, Byron Bay next April. Bluesfest Touring has also announced that Keb’ Mo’  will perform a handful of must-see solo performances along the east coast of Australia as well, including a show here in Newcastle at Lizotte’s on Wednesday, April 17th, 2019. It all took off for Keb’ …

THIRSTY MERC SUMMER 2018 SHOWS ANNOUNCED!

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With summer(time) just around the corner, Thirsty Merc is picking up the keys and getting ready to hit the road again, starting with headlining the 20th anniversary of the iconic Deni Ute Muster on Friday, 28 September through to New Year’s Eve in Far North Queensland. Thirsty Merc will hit Newcastle on Friday, November 16th at Lizotte’s. Following a well-earned break off the …

BENNETT, BOWTELL AND URQUHART NEW ALBUM ‘WEEDS’ AVAILABLE NOW!

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The Australian Folk/Country super group, Bennett, Bowtell & Urquhart have released their highly anticipated second album ‘WEEDS’  today and will be heading out on tour later this month to celebrate the release, with a local show at Lizotte’s, Newcastle on Saturday, September 15! ‘WEEDS’, produced by Glen Hannah and Bennett, Bowtell & Urquhart, has 11 beautifully crafted songs, featuring the acoustic instruments …

GALLERY: JADE HOLLAND ‘DREAM WILD’ ALBUM LAUNCH @ LIZOTTE’S – THURSDAY, AUGUST 16TH 2018

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Gallery: Newcastle based, North Queensland Country artist Jade Holland celebrated the launch of her exciting new album ‘Dream Wild’ last Thursday night at Lizotte’s.  Jade and her band absolutely rocked the stage with a red-hot set and rising star Piper Butcher opened the night superbly, for what was yet another world-class night of live music at this iconic Newcastle live music venue. Track 2 …

BENNETT, BOWTELL AND URQUHART DROP VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE ‘LOVE OR MONEY’

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‘Love or Money’ is the first single from Australian Folk/Country supergroup Bennett, Bowtell & Urquhart’s highly anticipated new Album ‘Weeds’, due for release on September 7th. Bennett, Bowtell & Urquhart released their debut self-titled Album in 2016 and were rewarded for their efforts in 2017, winning two Golden Guitars at the 45th CMAA Golden Guitar Awards in the ‘Best Alternative …