RARA RAVING ABOUT - GIN FIZZ, by Kiara Grant by Kiara Grant

Okay, just what the f*ck is going on in the world? That wasn't really a rhetorical question but I just don’t think I wanna hear the answer. I’ve stopped watching the news. Any time I've asked myself this month, it's just made me want a drink

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Newcastle Coffee Snobs vs. Peaberrys Coffee Roasters 2.0 by Michelle Kot

Peaberrys Coffee Roasters on Maitland Road, Islington, have taken a few gos at renovating and rebranding to find their true self – and the good news is they’ve found it. The Coffee Snobs were lucky enough to revisit their HQ years after our first foray into the world of ‘cupping’ here back in 2013.

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SO MUCH MUSIC - OCTOBER, Chris & Spencer by Kian West

Newcastle's old punk society East Coast Low have released their debut album Open The Sky. It's the cover that hits you first: a magnificent photo of Newcastle Beach as the band's namesake rolls in. Open The Sky is punk, and it's blues and it's sludge, and it's years of playing in seedy bars around the country.

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PAPER THIN w/ BROOKE TUNBRIDGE by Brooke Tunbridge

2017 HAS BEEN A MASSIVE YEAR FOR PAPER THIN, SCORING IMPRESSIVE SUPPORT SLOTS, TAKING PART IN THE POISON CITY WEEKENDER, AND RELEASING THEIR SOPHOMORE EP LIVING WITH. BEING WITHOUT. GUITARIST WILLIAM HOULCROFT SHARED HIS REFLECTIONS ON THE MEMORABLE MOMENTS SINCE THE FORMATION OF THE BAND LAST YEAR.

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