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Seven seize your ears with new CD

Seven seize your ears with new CD


Publication Date: Wednesday August 16, 2000
Artist: Seven
Venue: SJ's on Beaumont
Event Date: Wednesday 23/8/2000
Author: Sam Bartlett

THINK KORN, LIMP BIZKIT, TESTEAGLES, PRIMUS, INCUBUS, and just about every other metal-rap-funk-rock band out there, and put all these influences into one band. Try it and you just may come up with the sound of a little-known Aussie band called SEVEN, playing Wednesday, August 23, at SJ's ...

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Fat Funk Sound Shoots From Hip

Fat Funk Sound Shoots From Hip


Publication Date: Wednesday August 16, 2000
Artist: Head Poppin' Fattness
Venue: The Cambridge Hotel
Event Date: Friday 18/8/2000

THE music of HEAD POPPIN FATTNESS, playing at the Cambridge Hotel on Friday night, may send your running for a dictionary, but it won't do any good. This hip hop crew has invented a language all its own to describe the sounds that took it to the top three of the University of Newcastle ...

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Vintage Vinyl Music a Passion for K Rock

Vintage Vinyl Music a Passion for K Rock


Publication Date: Wednesday August 16, 2000
Artist: Mach Pelican
Venue: Hunter on Hunter
Event Date: Saturday 19/8/2000

COLLECTING vintage Australian records on vinyl for a few bucks each is a consuming passion for K ROCK, the lead singer and guitarist from MACH PELICAN. Ever since he moved to Australia four years ago the avid collector's stockpile has grown, filled with RADIO BIRDMAN, AC/DC, THE HARD ONS and ...

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California Kids . .

California Kids . .


Publication Date: Wednesday August 16, 2000
Artist: Take On Me
Venue: Croation Wickham Sports Club
Event Date: Monday 28/8/2000

they're a band known for powerful melodic punk music, who raised a few pierced eyebrows in the punk community a few years back with a very quick, catchy cover version of the daggy 1980s song by A-HA called Take On Me. On Sunday, August 28, the Californian trio will be taking on Newcastle ...

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Slim Fans Look Forward to Two Performances

Slim Fans Look Forward to Two Performances


Publication Date: Wednesday August 16, 2000
Artist: Slim Dusty
Venue: Newcastle Panthers
Event Date: Wednesday 16/8/2000

AUSTRALIAN country music icon SLIM DUSTY will perform tonight at Mayfield Ex-Services Club, not the Newcastle Workers Club as reported in TE last week. The wrong date was found at an official web site and published in good faith. TE regrets any inconvenience caused to readers. But country ...

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Dip into Salsa this Saturday

Dip into Salsa this Saturday


Publication Date: Wednesday August 16, 2000
Artist: Festiva Latino
Venue: Newcastle Panthers
Event Date: Saturday 19/8/2000

IF RICKY MARTIN makes you want to SHAKE YOUR BON BON, and JENNIFER LOPEZ makes your heart skip to a samba, then FESTIVA LATINO has the music and the moves to cure your ills. The event offers the only remedy for the new craze sweeping the pop charts, but it seems the only remedy is dancing the ...

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Band 'Funny Not Offensive'

Band 'Funny Not Offensive'


Publication Date: Wednesday August 16, 2000
Artist: Schindlers Pist
Venue: The Palais
Event Date: Friday 18/8/2000

IT all started out as an idea for some good clean fun, but very soon attracted a whole heap of negative feedback, 'especially from the more conservative people'. That's what guitarist and singer DANIEL WILSON says about the concert he's organised for Friday night at The ...

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African Music Diva to Headline Festival

African Music Diva to Headline Festival


Publication Date: Wednesday August 16, 2000
Event: Hemispheres

CONTEMPORARY global diva ANGELIQUE KIDJO will headline HEMISPHERES, the Sydney 2000 Olympic Arts Festival's two-day celebration of music from around the world at Centennial Park. The two-day event, on Saturday and Sunday, September 9 and 10, features UK groups TRANSGLOBAL UNDERGROUND, ...

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Centuries of Singing

Centuries of Singing


Publication Date: Wednesday August 16, 2000
Artist: The Song Company
Venue: Newcastle City Hall
Event Date: Friday 18/8/2000

GROUP singing has entered and departed fashion overs the centuries, but THE SONG COMPANY uses mostly 'jazzy close harmony' settings to explore hundreds of years of its development. Playing on Friday night at the Newcastle City Hall, The Song Company will take audiences through ...

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