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    Sixty Seconds with... Alexandra

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    60 SECONDS WITH... Heart Attack & Vine

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    60 seconds with... The Owls

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    2 minutes with... Simone Sheridan!

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Poetry Slam – Newcastle

Poetry Slam – Newcastle

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Oct 23, 2014
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 Australian Poetry Slam By David Graham     A packed theatre, a line of over twenty poets wanting to compete, a hastily written up media release form, what was going on? The Newcastle heat of the Australian Poetry Slam is what was going on! A cracking night of wordplay, comedy, karate rhymes and profanity laced […]

ELENA TEROL SABINO

ELENA TEROL SABINO

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Oct 22, 2014
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BY ELENA TEROL SABINO I’m a bilingual English/Spanish writer of prose and theatre. I moved to Newcastle around three years ago. My husband, who is Australian, and I had just spent a year living in Carboneras, a tiny village in the southern coast of Spain, my home country. We had left our jobs in London […]

The Novel Novocastrian – October

The Novel Novocastrian – October

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Oct 21, 2014
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The Novel Novocastrian The Random Ramblings of a Temporary Resident By Tara Brady   A list of things to do if you’re visiting Newcastle (in honour of my Ma’s impending visit and all of the fun things we will be getting up to!) Next week my mum (who will be referred to as Ma from […]

October @yogathroughalens

October @yogathroughalens

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Oct 20, 2014
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Newcastle Ocean Baths is one of my favourite places to go to do yoga and take photos. There are so many different textures and views, so there is always something new to see. It has been hard getting out to take photos in winter because my toes really don’t like being cold, but with this […]

60 seconds with… Alexandra Neill

60 seconds with… Alexandra Neill

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Oct 16, 2014
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DID YOU KNOW THERE IS A NATIONAL YOUNG WRITERS FESTIVAL THAT HAPPENS IN NEWCASTLE ANNUALLY? WE GOT TO CHATTING WITH ALEXANDRA, CO-DIRECTOR OF THE FESTIVAL, TO FIND OUT ALL THINGS #WORD RELATED. PS. YOU CAN FOLLOW HER ON TWITTER: @paper_bag_girl  With Alexandra Neill By Kian West Photo Credit: Alan Weedon   So Alex, tell us […]

60 seconds with…. Chris Hearn

60 seconds with…. Chris Hearn

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Oct 15, 2014
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MANY MANY MOONS AGO I WAS LUCKY ENOUGH TO MEET CHRIS BACK WHEN WE WERE BOTH TRYING TO PAVE OUR WAY IN THE WORLD COMPLETING TERTIARY STUDIES AT HUNTER TAFE IN MUSIC MANAGEMENT. BACK THEN (ABOUT A DECADE AGO) WE WERE BOTH REALLY DIFFERENT PEOPLE BUT WE HAD ONE COMMON INTEREST, MUSIC.  With Chris Hearn […]

60 seconds with… Heartattack & Vine

60 seconds with… Heartattack & Vine

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Oct 14, 2014
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THEIR ABOUT SECTION STATES “Rock/Blues Band from Newcastle with a sound influenced by Led Zeppelin, Black Crowes, Stevie Ray Vaughan and The Rolling Stones. Heartattack and Vine have been playing for the last year and a half, and have supported acts such as Kevin Borich’s Party Boys, Nat Col & the Kings, Agents of Peace […]

60 seconds with…Voodoo Express

60 seconds with…Voodoo Express

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Oct 13, 2014
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  THEIR BIOGRAPHY STATES THAT VOODOO EXPRESS ARE A POWERHOUSE BLUES/ROCK ACT WITH SOME OF NEWCASTLE’S FINEST MUSICIANS. WE HEARD THEY ARE PLAYING AT MOJO BURNING IN OCTOBER SO WE JUST HAD TO HAVE A CHAT WITH THEM. VOODOO EXPRESS (With Dean) By Kian West       So Voodoo Express, for those that don’t […]

60 Seconds With… The Owls

60 Seconds With… The Owls

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Oct 11, 2014
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I MESSAGED JOESEPH BOURKE (FROM THE OWLS) ON FACEBOOK LAST MONTH TO CHASE DOWN AN INTERVIEW WITH THE BAND. SUPER NICE GUY. PROMPT REPLIES, POLITE, EVERYTHING. THE ONLY THING THAT GOT ME THINKING WAS THAT AS SOON AS HE SENT BACK HIS ANSWERS TO THESE QUESTIONS, HE DEACTIVATED HIS FACEBOOK ACCOUNT. IS HE OK? WAS […]

60 seconds with… Simone Sheridan

60 seconds with… Simone Sheridan

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Oct 10, 2014
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  IF YOU WEREN’T AWARE, SIMONE IS ONE OF THE MOST DYNAMIC NOVOCASTRIANS AROUND, WHICH IS A REAL SHAME BECAUSE SHE IS ABOUT TO LEAVE US ALL FOR THE BIG SMOKE. SHE HAS HAD A HUGE EFFECT ON THE SUCCESS OF MIRAGE AND MANY MORE AMAZING PROJECTS, ONE DAY WE IMAGINE SHE IS GOING TO […]

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