[Live Review] RONAN KEATING (Newcastle)

Civic Theatre, Newcastle Thursday November 10, 2016 : Modest, humble and appreciative, three words I walked away thinking would describe Ronan Keating after watching him live on Thursday night. The proud Irishman complete with his seven-piece band had the crowd Continue reading [Live Review] RONAN KEATING (Newcastle)

[Live Review] JAZZ IN THE VINES (Hunter Valley)

Tyrrells Winery, Hunter Valley NSW Saturday October 29, 2016 : The last ever Jazz In The Vines attracted over 10,000 people to Tyrrells Winery on Saturday in the Hunter Valley. Although rain threatened, the only thing to rain on site Continue reading [Live Review] JAZZ IN THE VINES (Hunter Valley)


Hornsby RSL, Sydney Saturday May 21, 2016 : I must say from the start I had no idea what I was getting myself into covering this event. Hardcore and pole dancing evokes visions of nightclubs, strippers and smoke filled rooms, Continue reading [Live Review] HARD CORE POLE DANCING CHAMPIONSHIPS

[Live Review] F U CANCER

Wests Leagues Club, Newcastle Sunday May 1, 2016 : You could say 2015 was a year of up and downs especially for country local Catherine Britt. A diagnosis of breast cancer, subsequent surgery and chemo, then getting married and even Continue reading [Live Review] F U CANCER

[Live Review] JASON MRAZ

State Theatre, Sydney Saturday December 6th, 2014 : A warm Saturday evening in Sydney, the beautiful and majestic State Theatre, and Jason Mraz… could it get any better? Most gigs you go to you expect to see the headliner post Continue reading [Live Review] JASON MRAZ


Vacy Blues & Roots Festival Saturday October 18, 2014 : The Vacy Blues & Roots festival was held on Saturday in the Hunter Valley only 30 minutes from Maitland and less than two and a half hours from Sydney. This Continue reading [Live Review] VACY BLUES & ROOTS FESTIVAL


Lizotte’s, Newcastle Wednesday October 8, 2014 : Wednesday night saw the culmination of four tough heats and four weeks of searching to find Newcastle’s “top dog” with the final of Youth Rockin The Black Dog at Lizotte’s, Newcastle. Five quality bands Euphorium, Continue reading [Live Review] YOUTH ROCKIN’ THE BLACK DOG – Final

[Live Review] SUNNYBOYS

Newcastle Panthers Friday October 10, 2014 : Even though they had a few attempts at getting back together, 2014 marked the first comprehensive national tour of the Sunnyboys since their breakup in 1984. The band comprising of originals Bill Bilson Continue reading [Live Review] SUNNYBOYS

[Live Review] GARY ALLEN

Enmore Theatre, Sydney Thursday September 25, 2014 : Well it’s hard to believe but it had been six years since the “outlaw” had visited Australian shores. Gary Allan is the working man’s cowboy, as stable to country as bourbon and Continue reading [Live Review] GARY ALLEN