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Tourists' Showcase

Tourists' Showcase


Publication Date: Wednesday August 18, 1999
Artist: Pre Shrunk, Motor Ace, Weta, Nitocris
Event: Turn Up Your Radio Tour
Venue: University - Bar on the Hill
Event Date: Thursday 26/8/1999

SIX years down the track and the TURN UP YOUR RADIO tour continues to deliver its promise of the finest up-and-coming music with the push of national radio station TRIPLE J. Performing at the University of Newcastle next week will be PRE SHRUNK, fresh from the national SILVERCHAIR tour, promoting ...

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Modernists Keep up to Date With Music

Modernists Keep up to Date With Music


Publication Date: Wednesday August 18, 1999
Artist: The Modernists
Venue: Northern Star Hotel
Event Date: Friday 20/8/1999

SEVEN-PIECE funk and soul group THE MODERNISTS will knock your socks off this Friday night at the Northern Star Hotel.With a love of the music of '1970s blaxploitation films and other modes of soul and funk', the music may not be new, but at least you'll be hearing it through ...

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Band gives Animal Free Rein

Band gives Animal Free Rein


Publication Date: Wednesday August 18, 1999
Artist: Jebediah, Garageland, Sugar Child
Venue: University - Bar on the Hill
Event Date: Thursday 19/8/1999

THE latest track ANIMAL from Perth band JEBEDIAH is a taste from the band's forthcoming album OF SOMEDAY SHAMBLES, a follow-up to the almost double platinum SLIGHTLY ODWAY. Playing at the University of Newcastle tomorrow night with New Zealand's GARAGELAND and SUGAR CHILD, Jebediah has ...

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The Mother of all Groove

The Mother of all Groove


Publication Date: Wednesday August 18, 1999
Artist: Motherfunk
Venue: Toronto District Workers Club
Event Date: Friday 20/8/1999

YOU'VE been seduced by her charms in THE DREAMCATCHERS - now experience the dreamy, velvet tones of MEAGHAN MURPHY in her funk and groove band MOTHERFUNK. Playing on Friday night at Toronto Workers Club and Saturday night at Jacks Nitespot Motherfunk has plans 'to resuscitate the funk ...

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Family Von Trapp Meets Elvis, Buddy and Marilyn - What an Interesting Concept

Family Von Trapp Meets Elvis, Buddy and Marilyn - What an Interesting Concept


Publication Date: Wednesday August 18, 1999
Artist: Family Von Trapp
Venue: Club Phoenix
Event Date: Friday 20/8/1999

THEY might look like loonies, but that's because members of the FAMILY VON TRAPP are from zany Sydney concept bands LE CLUB NERD, MEATBALLS as well as professional groups such as STORMY MONDAY and SWANEE. Playing at Phoenix on Saturday night, the group peppers its set with appearances from ...

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Punkabilly Covers Ground

Punkabilly Covers Ground


Publication Date: Wednesday August 18, 1999
Artist: The Living End

AUSTRALIAN frenetic rockers THE LIVING END have spent the past few months touring their red-hot punkabilly pop-rock across the United States and Europe.Playing more than 30 dates in a month as part of the VANS WARPED TOUR in the US, THE LIVING END has spent most of this month touring to New ...

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City pies and Big Dog

City pies and Big Dog


Publication Date: Wednesday August 18, 1999
Event: Inside The Arena
Venue: University of Newcastle Conservatorium Hall
Event Date: Monday 30/8/1999

'THE idea is simple. Mikey, Sandy and I are just going to drop in at the DARBY ST PIE SHOP, stock up, swan over to the NEWCASTLE CONSERVATORIUM OF MUSIC, flop into the lounge chairs, turn the telly on and wait for our special guest BIG DOG to arrive.'What could be more entertaining than ...

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Killer Song Rising

Killer Song Rising


Publication Date: Wednesday August 18, 1999
Artist: Killing Heidi
Venue: The Castle Tavern
Event Date: Wednesday 18/8/1999

VICTORIAN band KILLING HEIDI is racing up the charts with their debut single WEIR, which last week broke into the national Top 30.Playing tonight at The Castle, at 10pm, the brother and sister songwriting duo of ELLA and JESSE HOOPER have been promising much since the song KETTLE was UNEARTHED by ...

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Cheers in the Mall

Cheers in the Mall


Publication Date: Wednesday August 18, 1999
Artist: Neotoke
Venue: Hunter Street Mall
Event Date: Saturday 21/8/1999

DANCE and electronic music fans will cheer to hear that PDMS in the Hunter St Mall will begin to run free weekly live mix-ups on Saturday afternoons between 1pm and 3pm.DJ NEOTOKE (pictured) kicked off the first show at the weekend, that was attended by just under a 100 devoted fans of tech house ...

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