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Duo's Influences Kept Inside

Duo's Influences Kept Inside


Publication Date: Wednesday June 22, 2005
Artist: The Mess Hall, Whirlwind Heat
Venue: The Cambridge Hotel
Event Date: Thursday 23/6/2005

IT'S all too easy for bands to fall into the trap of sounding remarkably like their influences.Producing a sound similar to someone else is one thing that Sydney blues outfit The Mess Hall tries its best to avoid.``We're kind of trying our best not to sound like anything ...

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Blues,roots Slant In New Offering

Blues,roots Slant In New Offering


Publication Date: Wednesday June 22, 2005
Artist: Pat Capocci Combo
Venue: Northern Star Hotel
Event Date: Saturday 25/6/2005

FRESH from performing at this year's Wintersun Festival, Maitland muso Pat Capocci is back in town to unleash his latest musical offering.Capocci will launch his sophomore album Jump Back during two shows in Newcastle and Maitland in the coming week.Jump Back follows Capocci's debut ...

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Rock Outfit Promises Huge Farewell

Rock Outfit Promises Huge Farewell


Publication Date: Wednesday June 22, 2005
Artist: Quaan
Venue: QWB - Queens Wharf Brewery
Event Date: Saturday 25/6/2005
Author: Jade Lazarevic

LONG-STANDING rock outfit Quaan will play its final show this weekend at The Brewery.It promises to be a huge farewell for the four-piece, which has been a mainstay on Newcastle's live music circuit for almost 10 years.Despite enduring a number of line-up changes in its time, Quaan has ...

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Get Your Politics  Wrapped Up In Heavy Rock

Get Your Politics Wrapped Up In Heavy Rock


Publication Date: Wednesday June 22, 2005
Artist: Pacifier (formerly Shihad), Cog
Event: Homeland Security Tour 2005
Venue: Newcastle Panthers
Event Date: Friday 26/8/2005
Author: Jade Lazarevic

AS well as sharing a passion for creating heavy-hitting, socially- conscious rock, Shihad and Cog have another thing in common.The two bands will take part in the upcoming Homeland Security Tour 2005 in August and September, playing Newcastle Panthers on Friday, August 26.Inspiration for the ...

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Manhattan Transfers Jazz To Latin, Pop

Manhattan Transfers Jazz To Latin, Pop


Publication Date: Wednesday June 22, 2005
Artist: The Manhattan Transfer
Venue: Civic Theatre
Event Date: Thursday 1/9/2005

CLASSIC New York vocal group The Manhattan Transfer will bring its distinctive sound to Newcastle as part of its upcoming Australian tour.It will appear at Civic Theatre Newcastle on September 1.Since the early '70s, The Manhattan Transfer has been pushing and redefining the boundaries of ...

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Whirlwind Adventure For Young Musos

Whirlwind Adventure For Young Musos


Publication Date: Wednesday June 22, 2005
Artist: Whirlwind Heat, The Mess Hall
Venue: The Cambridge Hotel
Event Date: Thursday 23/6/2005

BACK when Jack White was still relatively unknown, the White Stripes frontman came across three 15-year-old musos calling themselves Whirlwind Heat. White heard one of the band's recordings and was impressed enough to invite the trio on tour.Forming a close relationship with White proved ...

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Long Road For Black Nielson

Long Road For Black Nielson


Publication Date: Wednesday June 22, 2005
Artist: Black Nielson
Venue: The Cambridge Hotel
Event Date: Saturday 25/6/2005

FOR a group of budding musicians, Southampton is not an ideal place to start.Just ask Andy Reaney, bass player in British outfit Black Nielson. ``Basically, it's the arse-end of England,'' Reaney laughed.``There's not much of a music scene whatsoever. Not many bands come ...

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Deb `knows Way' To The Other Side

Deb `knows Way' To The Other Side


Publication Date: Wednesday June 22, 2005
Artist: Deb Webber
Venue: Hexham Bowling Club
Event Date: Saturday 25/6/2005

AUSTRALIAN medium and psychic Deb Webber, who says she has been communicating with the spirit world for over 30 years, is on her way to the Hunter Region.Webber has recently featured in the latest series of Sensing Murder and gained widespread recognition through her role.Those who are not ...

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Surfer Boys' Beautiful Music

Surfer Boys' Beautiful Music


Publication Date: Wednesday June 22, 2005
Artist: The Beautiful Girls
Venue: University - Bar on the Hill
Event Date: Thursday 18/8/2005

THOSE laid-back lads from The Beautiful Girls are some of the hardest working musicians in the country.Once again the band is preparing to hit the road for a mammoth run of dates.The Beautiful Girls will begin an Australian tour in late July before flying to Japan to appear at the Fuji Rock ...

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