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Brewery bops on

Brewery bops on


Publication Date: Wednesday December 2, 1998
Artist: Reservoir Dogs
Venue: QWB - Queens Wharf Brewery
Event Date: Saturday 5/12/1998

SATURDAY night at QWB could be an excuse to get dressed up in the old bag of fruit as the 10-piece RESERVOIR DOGS big band rolls out hits from QUENTIN TARANTINO'S top three flicks.Dressed in basic black and armed with a four-piece horn section, Reservoir Dogs will exude style and cool while ...

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Taking Fresh Tack

Taking Fresh Tack


Publication Date: Wednesday December 2, 1998
Artist: Qwake

SCOTT THOMAS and his band QWAKE will release their debut single ALL MY LIFE this week, with little fanfare and no official CD launch.'We felt everyone does a release night for a new CD at a local nightclub or their normal resident venue,' he said.'We feel this concept is a bit ...

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Hoping to Enjoy Fruits of Their Labels

Hoping to Enjoy Fruits of Their Labels


Publication Date: Wednesday December 2, 1998
Artist: Fruition
Venue: Marquis O'Lorne Hotel
Event Date: Saturday 5/12/1998

ROCK covers band FRUITION hopes that its name will be prophetic.Guitarist PAUL GORTON said the group, playing this Saturday night at the Marquis O'Lorne Hotel in Lambton, had been rehearsing since March but had only played a couple of gigs.Fruition has high hopes for the future.'We ...

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Ground Zero Set to Lift Off

Ground Zero Set to Lift Off


Publication Date: Wednesday December 2, 1998
Artist: Ground Zero
Venue: Morisset RSL & Country Club
Event Date: Saturday 5/12/1998

GROUND ZERO is an exciting covers band playing music that is guaranteed to please.Playing on Saturday night at Morisset RSL Club, Ground Zero brings together experience and energy to create an exciting live show.Guitarist BROOK THOMPSON and bass player DAVE CHRISTENSEN have collaborated in ...

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Hard to Point Finger

Hard to Point Finger


Publication Date: Wednesday December 2, 1998
Artist: Powderfinger
Venue: Newcastle Panthers
Event Date: Thursday 2/12/1999

TONIGHT'S POWDERFINGER show at the Newcastle Workers Club will be the group's first in Newcastle since launching THE INTERNATIONALIST. Guitarist DARREN MIDDLETON explained that although the lyrics are highly charged with the band's political views other songs are ambiguous.One such ...

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Badgirls Hit Town

Badgirls Hit Town


Publication Date: Wednesday December 2, 1998
Artist: Badgirls Australia
Venue: Beresfield Bowling Club
Event Date: Monday 7/12/1998

GOLD Coast female revue BADGIRLS AUSTRALIA will arrive in the Hunter this week in a heavily perfumed cloud of lycra, feathers and dripping sequins.BADGIRLS will perform at the Newcastle Workers Club on Saturday, December 5, Nelson Bay Golf Club on Sunday, December 6, and Beresfield Bowling Club ...

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Jump to African Jazz Beat


Publication Date: Wednesday December 2, 1998
Artist: Epizo Bangoura and the African Express
Venue: Northern Star Hotel
Event Date: Saturday 5/12/1998

WEST African musician EPIZO BANGOURA & THE AFRICAN EXPRESS will set the Northern Star Hotel jumping this Saturday night with their 'percussion-fuelled Afro-Latin, jazzed-up grooves'.Epizo was born in Guinea, West Africa, into a family of 'griots'. A griot is a historian ...

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Glorious Swan Song

Glorious Swan Song


Publication Date: Wednesday December 2, 1998
Artist: Paula Best
Venue: Beach Hotel
Event Date: Sunday 13/12/1998

AFTER three years in top covers band HUSSY lead singer PAULA BEST has called it a day, signalling the end of the group, which plays its last gigs next weekend.Saturday, December 12, at the Casbah City Hotel and Sunday, December 13, at The Beach Hotel will be Hussy's swan song. The Group ...

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Show Takes a Shine to Neil

Show Takes a Shine to Neil


Publication Date: Wednesday December 2, 1998
Artist: The Neil Diamond Show
Venue: Club Phoenix
Event Date: Sunday 6/12/1998

IF you're considering buying a ticket to see the NEIL DIAMOND SHOW at Club Phoenix this Sunday, forget about it.The show sold out last week and you'll have to wait to see TYRONE PENSHORN (pictured), and his 10-piece band, on Sunday, December 20, at Fanny's.The tribute show made ...

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Kids Flock to Hear Their Favourite Group

Kids Flock to Hear Their Favourite Group


Publication Date: Wednesday December 2, 1998
Artist: The Wiggles
Venue: Newcastle Entertainment Centre
Event Date: Friday 4/12/1998
Author: Anthony Scully

FORMER CROWDED HOUSE drummer PAUL HESTER was a guest artist on their latest CD TOOT TOOT and they can pack out two Newcastle Entertainment Centres at the drop of a hat.They are THE WIGGLES, and this Friday's concerts, at 10am and 12.30pm at the Newcastle Entertainment Centre, will feature an ...

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