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Porkers Primed for Raging Surf Session

Porkers Primed for Raging Surf Session



Publication Date: March 7, 2001
Event Date: Sunday, March 11, 2001
Venue: Fanny's


NEWCASTLE ska-gods The Porkers will headline a chapter of the Rip Curl Search Sessions at Fannys on Sunday night. Cabin Fever will headline a similar show at The Beaches, Merewether on Saturday night. Following in the footsteps of previous Search Session pilgrimages, the 2001 Tour kicked off in ...

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Porkers Deliver the Bacon on Their Heavyweight Tour

Porkers Deliver the Bacon on Their Heavyweight Tour



Publication Date: May 30, 2001
Event Date: Thursday, May 31, 2001
Venue: University - Bar on the Hill


Novocastriian ska pigs The Porkers have regularly been referred to as Newcastle's own Bad Manners. You can judge for yourself tomorrow at Newcastle University's Bar On The Hill when The Porkers play with the Brittish ska gods. The show is part of their appropriately named Heavyweight ...

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Pils Easy to Swallow

Pils Easy to Swallow



Publication Date: July 11, 2001
Event: The Pils Sessions
Event Date: Thursday, July 19, 2001
Venue: Beachcomber Hotel


THE Pils Sessions are back and will host one of its final shows for the year at the Beachcomber Hotel next Thursday, July 19. Last year's series of Pils Sessions were a huge success and this year has seen a repeat of interest from music fans. The series of concerts was developed to give ...

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The Porkers Play Shows to Appease Pork Lovers

The Porkers Play Shows to Appease Pork Lovers



Publication Date: September 12, 2001
Event Date: Friday, September 14, 2001
Venue: Northern Star Hotel


NOVOCASTRIAN ska kings The Porkers will show their love for the Newcastle crowd this weekend when they treat local fans to two special gigs at the Northern Star Hotel. On Friday night The Porkers will be joined by Sydney hipsters The Louisville Sluggers in an all swinging extravaganza. ...

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Porkers Old and New for Tour Great Night for Band and Fans

Porkers Old and New for Tour Great Night for Band and Fans



Publication Date: February 13, 2002
Event Date: Thursday, March 7, 2002
Venue: University - Bar on the Hill


IT is likely to get a little crowded on the stage but The Porkers can't wait to bring everyone together for what will be the biggest Porkers tour yet. Comprising a line-up of at least 13 members from the past and the present, The Porkers will embark on a tour covering most of the country. ...

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Celebration Of Pure Survival

Celebration Of Pure Survival



Publication Date: November 16, 2005
Event Date: Friday, November 18, 2005
Venue: The Cambridge Hotel


NEWCASTLE band The Porkers are finally coming of age. The ska band are celebrating their 18th birthday with a gig at The Cambridge on Friday night. Formed in 1987 their first gig was a ``house-wrecking'' party in Bar Beach, as their friends' rental property was marked for ...

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