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Chicaine Turns it on With Drums

Chicaine Turns it on With Drums


Publication Date: Wednesday August 12, 1998
Artist: Chicaine
Venue: SJ's on Beaumont
Event Date: Thursday 13/8/1998

ORIGINAL pop rock band CHICAINE, playing in the EXPOZAY BAND COMP tomorrow night at SJ's On Beaumont, has begun circulating a demo tape.The first song WHAT ARE YOU DEAF? is typical of the group which is big on drum and sparing on its use of guitar. The first song rocks out with melodic pop ...

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Hard Ons Thrash

Hard Ons Thrash


Publication Date: Wednesday August 12, 1998
Artist: The Hard Ons
Venue: Hunter on Hunter
Event Date: Saturday 15/8/1998

IF you want to see and hear one of the hardest, loudest, full-on pop shows around, be at the Hunter On Hunter on Saturday night to catch original thrashers THE HARD ONS at close quarters.The group was meant to play at The Casbah, now out of action, so the more intimate surrounds of 'the ...

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Mavis's Making a Mark

Mavis's Making a Mark


Publication Date: Wednesday August 12, 1998
Artist: The Mavis's
Venue: The Cambridge Hotel
Event Date: Wednesday 19/8/1998

FIRST CRY was the most played song on commercial radio in June - now THE MAVIS'S, playing at the Cambridge Hotel on August 19, are enjoying airplay with LEVER from their PINK PILLS CD.Guitarist NICK GILL said the band's alternative look and sound didn't seem to be deterring the ...

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Rewind it for Retro

Rewind it for Retro


Publication Date: Wednesday August 12, 1998
Artist: Rewind
Venue: Adamstown RSL Club
Event Date: Saturday 15/8/1998

SICK of the endless and monotonous beat of modern techno music? Sydney covers band REWIND, playing on Saturday night at Adamstown RSL Club, says it has the solution.The six-piece group is spreading 'retro fever' with alarming effects. Only 'rigorous shaking and gyrating' under ...

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Working on a Top Gig

Working on a Top Gig


Publication Date: Wednesday August 12, 1998
Artist: Strength To Strength, Shank'D, Jdee Dank
Venue: Swansea Workers Club
Event Date: Friday 14/8/1998

ROCK promoters have joined forces with the Swansea Workers Club and Surf Life Saving Club to present the first of planned monthly all-ages gigs at the Swansea Workers.This Friday night four original Hunter rock bands, STRENGTH TO STRENGTH (pictured), SHANK'D, JDEE and DANK, will present ...

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Make Your Move

Make Your Move


Publication Date: Wednesday August 12, 1998
Artist: Your Move
Venue: Club Phoenix
Event Date: Saturday 15/8/1998

WHEN you have the experience that YOUR MOVE has accrued during the past 20 years in music then you've got a fair idea of what people love to hear. Playing on Saturday night at Club Phoenix, Your Move features guitarist ROSS YOUNG, singer DAVE BURGESS, bass player PETER ROWNEY and drummer ROB ...

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City Jazzes Up Act

City Jazzes Up Act


Publication Date: Wednesday August 12, 1998
Artist: Melange
Venue: Royal Oak Hotel
Event Date: Sunday 16/8/1998

HUNTER jazz bands such as MELANGE will be brushing up on their acts in preparation for the NEWCASTLE JAZZ FESTIVAL which takes place at Newcastle City Hall on Friday, August 28, until Sunday, August 30.Playing this Sunday afternoon at the Royal Oak Hotel, Tighes Hill, from 2.30pm, Melange is one ...

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CD Debut Full of Pep

CD Debut Full of Pep


Publication Date: Wednesday August 12, 1998
Artist: Muzzy Pep
Venue: SJ's on Beaumont
Event Date: Wednesday 26/8/1998

LOOK out for MUZZY PEP, an original rock band from Maitland that has produced a brilliant self-titled, seven-track independent CD.The group features SWALLOW TONGUE guitar-vocalist ERROL MOYLE and former HOOP guitarist SCOTT BLACKLEY, with STEVEN BISSETT on bass and SIMON MCCABE on drums.The ...

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Winner on Show

Winner on Show


Publication Date: Wednesday August 12, 1998
Artist: Dostumlar
Venue: Fanny's
Event Date: Thursday 13/8/1998

WINNERS of the Newcastle University final of the National Student Band Competition, DOSTUMLAR, will perform tomorrow night at Fannys.The four-piece band edged out KREED, KABOOSE and DEATH IN MONARO COUNTRY for the chance to represent Newcastle at the regional finals at the University of Newcastle ...

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This Man's no Dipstick

This Man's no Dipstick


Publication Date: Wednesday August 12, 1998
Artist: You Am I, Tumbleweed
Venue: University - Bar on the Hill
Event Date: Wednesday 12/8/1998

YOU'VE gotta admire the bare-faced honesty of YOU AM I singer and guitarist TIM ROGERS, who keeps laying his soul open, album after album.It seemed hard to imagine the Sydney trio You Am I producing an album as good as the eight- ARIA-winning HOURLY DAILY. The same could have been said after ...

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