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Preparing for The Best Day of Your Life

Preparing for the best and biggest day of your life? This series of blogs aims to help you as you navigate through wedding suppliers and deciding on the one you want to help with your big day. We chat to some of our friends and fellow suppliers about their top 5 recommendations on what to consider and look out for …

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Preparing for The Best Day of Your Life

Preparing for the best and biggest day of your life? This series of blogs aims to help you as you navigate through wedding suppliers and deciding on the one you want to help with your big day. We chat to some of our friends and fellow suppliers about their top 5 recommendations on what to consider and look out for …

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Preparing for The Best Day of Your Life

Planning a wedding is stressful enough without a global pandemic changing your plans. It is okay to grieve your original wedding plans in the event that you must postpone or even cancel your wedding.

We talk with some fellow wedding suppliers about planning your big day.

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5 Minutes with Caleb Coles

Why Music?It is the sense of freedom and creativity. You are creating, bringing something unique into the world nobody has ever heard, and making them feel something unique in a way nobody else can. It’s pretty special to say the least. Favourite artist/Why?Really tough one; hard to reduce down to one but I’ll go with Jeff Buckley for his brilliant …

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FRESH FRIDAY FINDS: Daniel March releases new music, music trivia with Newcastle Live, Powderfinger reunite for one night only & more!

While we approach about 9 or so weeks of working from home, restrictions are starting to ease and the amount of great events and initiatives doesn’t seem to be slowing down any time soon! Last week Newcastle’s own Daniel March released a new track called ‘Apollonia’ and Powderfinger announced they are reuniting for one very special night only to raise …

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5 Minutes with Jess Knaus

Why Music? It’s an escape! And it connects you with people instantly. Favourite artist/Why? Solange – she’s always pushing boundaries and trying to find the best artist within herself. Favourite local artist/why? Max Jackson! Gorgeous person, hard working writer and performer, big heart. First concert you went to? Human Nature (yes!) First album you listened to? In my childhood memory …

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If you like Jazz then you’ll love these local bands…

Before Covid-19 kicked off we were putting together lineups for Live N Local at Lizotte’s and one lineup we were really excited about was our Jazz Night, which unfortunately didn’t go ahead due to the restrictions. Check out some of our favourite local jazz inspired acts. Slapjack The band’s music captures everything great about funk/soul music from the killer horn …

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FRESH FRIDAY FINDS: The Local Edition

This week, we’re keeping it local as there’s some great things happening around Newy that we think you should know about (if you don’t already). A few great local bands have released new music, Mother’s Day special collaboration, more live streams we’re loving, how to get involved with From A Distance Sessions and how some of Newy’s favourite businesses are …

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5 Minutes with Tim Harding

Why Music?Music was always in my family, my grandparents on my mother’s side were both professionals musos and I grew up with my parents playing and singing folk music together and in a band, so I guess in a lot of ways the idea of being a musician and singer was pretty normalised for me from a young age. Favourite …