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Kiwis Return for Oz Tour

Kiwis Return for Oz Tour


Publication Date: Wednesday August 6, 2003
Artist: Pacifier (formerly Shihad)
Venue: University - Bar on the Hill
Event Date: Thursday 7/8/2003

AFTER a four-month slog across the US, New Zealand rockers PACIFIER are set to do it all again after the band kicked off its brief Australian tour last week.The band last performed in Australia during its run with the BIG DAY OUT .The remainder of the year was filled with a gruelling tour of ...

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Girls in a Spin Cycle

Girls in a Spin Cycle


Publication Date: Wednesday August 6, 2003
Acts: Bass Child, Miss Tracy, Kate Monroe, Luna, Vixen, Dexi, Miss- Chief, Fallon, Kelly Lynch, Sioux Spears, Gi Jode, K8e180
Event: Revolve
Venue: Mayfield Hotel
Event Date: Saturday 9/8/2003

IT will be an all-girl affair when the MERCURY HOTEL hosts a special event this weekend.Dubbed REVOLVE, the event will celebrate the the planet Mercury, which orbits the sun every 88 days to complete its yearly cycle.Newcastle's own Mercury will celebrate with a huge show on Saturday night ...

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New Tricks From Sleight of Hand

New Tricks From Sleight of Hand


Publication Date: Wednesday August 6, 2003
Artist: Sleight of Hand, Bunson, Tigermoth, Murmur
Venue: The Cambridge Hotel
Event Date: Friday 8/8/2003

NEWCASTLE group SLEIGHT OF HAND will have plenty of introductions to make when the band performs two gigs this weekend.As well as unleashing a collection of brand new tracks, the band will also introduce its new bass player COREY PORTER who has moved on from playing in his previous band PIMP ...

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Debut EP to be Launched

Debut EP to be Launched


Publication Date: Wednesday August 6, 2003
Artist: Anousha Victoire, Bite My Chilli, iOnic
Venue: Morrow Park Bowling Club
Event Date: Friday 8/8/2003

AWARD winning singer- songwriter ANOUSHA VICTOIRE will launch her debut EP at SALARIUM COUCH BAR this weekend.The release has been eagerly awaited following Victoire's win at the inaugural 1233 ABC NEWCASTLE MUSIC AWARDS in the folk category for her track Fuzzy's Song.Titled Off My ...

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Festival Splendour Full of Delights

Festival Splendour Full of Delights


Publication Date: Wednesday August 6, 2003
Artist: Coldplay, Jet, The Cassanovas, The Music, Goldfrapp, Placebo, Screamfeeder, Sunk Loto, Frenzal Rhomb, The Superjesus, John Butler Trio, Ugly Duckling
Event: Splendour in the Grass
Venue: Belongil Fields

FOR festival-goers, SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS is a dream come true two days in Byron Bay watching some of the biggest names in music.Returning for its third instalment, this year's event was no exception and apart from the muddy grounds, Splendour in the Grass could easily be named the best ...

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Good Times Come Back

Good Times Come Back


Publication Date: Wednesday August 6, 2003
Artist: Blue On Black
Venue: Newcastle Jockey Club
Event Date: Saturday 9/8/2003

REMEMBER the days when you could go to your favourite pub or club and see a live band? BLUE ON BLACK remember those days well and the band has ensured that punters still have the opportunity to go out and hear a full band perform live.``It's tough cutting it as a five-piece band these ...

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Country to Come on a City Tour

Country to Come on a City Tour


Publication Date: Wednesday August 6, 2003
Artist: Adam Harvey, Beccy Cole
Venue: Soldiers Point Bowling Club
Event Date: Tuesday 12/8/2003

TWO of the biggest names in Australian country music will come together for a tour of the Hunter this month.GOLDEN GUITAR AWARD winners ADAM HARVEY and BECCY COLE will kick off a six-date tour on August 12.The tour will see Harvey and Cole perform two individual sets followed by a joint finale ...

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Magical Night Promised

Magical Night Promised


Publication Date: Wednesday August 6, 2003
Artist: Brendon Montanna
Venue: Adamstown RSL Club
Event Date: Friday 15/8/2003

WITNESS some of the most spectacular illusions and incredible magic ever seen with Australian spellmaster BRENDAN MONTANA.With more than 18 years of experience, Montana has not only established himself as one of the greatest illusionists in Australia but also in the world.Montana has built a ...

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Wait Over for Folk Trio

Wait Over for Folk Trio


Publication Date: Wednesday August 6, 2003
Artist: The Waifs, Missy Higgins
Venue: Civic Theatre
Event Date: Wednesday 1/10/2003

FOLK trio THE WAIFS will give a long overdue performance at Newcastle's CIVIC THEATRE in October.The band was originally set to perform at the Civic gig in February but was forced to cancel the show at the last minute to support BOB DYLAN at NEWCASTLE ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE.The Waifs will ...

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Little Singer Has Big Voice

Little Singer Has Big Voice


Publication Date: Wednesday August 6, 2003
Artist: Sarah Blasko, Gelbison
Venue: Northern Star Hotel
Event Date: Saturday 16/8/2003

If you were one of the 13,000 revellers at SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS last month, you may have come across a pint-sized singer with a big voice similar to that of Icelandic popster BJORK .Her name is SARAH BLASKO , a 26-year-old singer songwriter from Sydney who is quickly establishing herself as one ...

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Right Royal Encore

Right Royal Encore


Publication Date: Wednesday August 6, 2003
Artist: Queen It's A Kind Of Magic
Venue: Civic Theatre
Event Date: Friday 15/8/2003

A DECADE ago, CRAIG PESCOS was singing the music of QUEEN to audiences at small pubs in Manchester.Today he performs before capacity crowds around the globe in the acclaimed tribute band QUEEN IT'S A KIND OF MAGIC.In the past five years the band has completed tours across Europe, Britain, ...

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