Live music

Winter Live: Unplugged Showcase - Truman Smith by Hannah Stretton

Old music can sometimes get a bad wrap, but when it comes from Truman Smith and his crew, there is so much to love about every second of it. Lucky for us Newy folk, Truman will be taking the stage at The Hop Factory for Winter Live: Unplugged with a performance that will be full of fun, harmonica solos and good vibes - sounds pretty good IMO. 

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Bravo Victor's, 'Fire & Ice', Live Music Video - Out Now! by Hannah Stretton

Back at it again, with yet another beautifully shot music video, is the illuminating duo - Bravo Victor. This time, with a stripped back rendition of 'Fire & Ice', a fan favourite and vocal crescendo from their self-titled EP. Lucky for us all, the video has come out a little earlier than expected too, which is an epic treat for Bravo Victor fans and some, hopefully, newly acquired fans. 

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Top 5 Gigs to go to this week, by Brooke Tunbridge by Brooke Tunbridge

Heart Open: a female-focused open mic night
A new evening of spoken word, music and visual arts aimed at celebrating some of our wonderful creative women of the Hunter. Featured artists this month include: Haley Papasavvas - visual artist, Eddy Tolhurst - musician, Janette Hoppe - poet, Elena Terol - comedian, and Hannah Indigo - dancer. These featured artist performances/readings will be interspersed with open-mic sessions, which are open to anyone wishing to perform. (Ladies encouraged, but all are welcome!). Head to the event page for more info.

When: Tuesday 29th August 6:30pm
Where: Grain Store (64-66 Scott Street, Newcastle)
Tickets: free entry

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Top 5 Gigs to go to this week, by Brooke Tunbridge by Brooke Tunbridge

Treasuretroves (solo) w/Amos Wellings + Loui Abell
Thursday Night Live- supporting local music. If you’ve been living off grid/under a rock/in the jungle for the last 7 months and haven’t heard Treasuretroves EP, released in January this year, give it a listen before the show. Also, if you’re yet to try it, The Cambridge now have Japanese Street Food by Chuck Rules from 6pm until late.

When: Thursday 8th June
Where: The Cambridge Hotel
Tickets: $5 on the door

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