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Sound That Really Bites

Sound That Really Bites


Publication Date: Wednesday August 14, 2002
Artist: King Mungi, Spook
Venue: The Cambridge Hotel
Event Date: Wednesday 14/8/2002

MUSICALLY speaking, when people think Queensland they think rock act POWDERFINGER. But for Queenslanders who prefer their sound with a little more edge, KING MUNGI has been on hand to fill that void. Over the past three years, the metal band has developed a reputation as one of the country's ...

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Tenants, Show Us Your SKA

Tenants, Show Us Your SKA


Publication Date: Wednesday August 14, 2002
Artist: The Tenants
Venue: QWB - Queens Wharf Brewery
Event Date: Wednesday 21/8/2002

IN the summer of 2000, foul-mouthed ska lads THE TENANTS exploded on the indie scene with the track YOU SHIT ME TO TEARS. The catchy track was on high rotation on TRIPLE J and the kind of song that stuck in your head for days on end. The track eventually made it to No.3 on the Triple J Hottest ...

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Undermine Overjoyed by Album Release

Undermine Overjoyed by Album Release


Publication Date: Wednesday August 14, 2002
Artist: Undermine, Cog, Head Poppin' Fatness, Alcamac, Snap to Zero
Venue: The Cambridge Hotel
Event Date: Friday 16/8/2002

FOUR years ago, heavy metal band UNDERMINE made the headlines for all the wrong reasons. The Lake Macquarie band was the subject of controversy over its use of bad language during the ROCKFEST competition at MATTARA in 1998 and was forced to change its song lyrics. Now the band is making ...

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Long Live Liz, The Doyenne of Disco

Long Live Liz, The Doyenne of Disco


Publication Date: Wednesday August 14, 2002
Artist: Boney M
Venue: Western Suburbs Leagues Club
Event Date: Thursday 5/9/2002

FOR those who thought disco was dead, think again. Cult disco band BONEY M is still going as strong as ever and will return to Australia next month to perform its first show in Newcastle. Boney M was one of the pioneering bands of the disco era, and throughout the 70s and 80 the band produced ...

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You Must Hear It to Believe It

You Must Hear It to Believe It


Publication Date: Wednesday August 14, 2002
Artist: Ian Cooper
Venue: Belmont 16ft Sailing Club
Event Date: Wednesday 14/8/2002

WHEN IAN COOPER first picked up the violin at age four, he could never have imagined the wealth of talent he would gain on the instrument. Cooper is now regarded as one of Australia's finest jazz violinists and has travelled the world showcasing his talents. He made his first trip overseas ...

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Giles Brings Smiles to Country Fans

Giles Brings Smiles to Country Fans


Publication Date: Wednesday August 14, 2002
Acts: Carol Donovan, Donella Plane, Ross Mcgregor, Grahame Byrne, Mel Sommers
Event: Steel City Country Music Club
Venue: Club Macquarie
Event Date: Tuesday 18/6/2002

STEEL CITY COUNTRY MUSIC CLUB continues to raise money for the 2002 Telethon with a series of gigs. This week, organisers have planned a special gig dubbed SONGWRITERS OF THE NORTH, which will see a swarm of local and national country stars live on stage. Featuring CAROL DONOVAN, DONELLA PLANE, ...

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