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Live Review : NICKELBACK – ‘Feed The Machine’ Tour – Brisbane Entertainment Centre – 13 February 2019

Review and Photos by Peter Coates

Nickelback have the big stage set and great lights of the stadium rock band they now are, and open up with Feed The Machine, followed by Woke Up this Morning and while we are packing up the cameras, the more laid back hit of Photograph. An extra guitarist appears for the huge crowd singalong of Far Away to fill out the acoustic depth, and keeps popping up on guitar and keys through the set. And the light show continues to impress.
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*UPDATE* Tour Announce : Fleetwood Mac Announce 2019 Australian Tour

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Legendary, GRAMMY-award winning band Fleetwood Mac today announced additional concert dates for Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne as part of their Australian tour.

Due to exceptional demand during the current pre-sale period, new shows have been added for Sydney on Saturday, August 17, Brisbane on Thursday, August 22 and Melbourne on Saturday, September 7. Tickets for these new shows will go on general sale TODAY at midday in Sydney and 1pm in Brisbane and Melbourne.

Fleetwood Mac’s national arena tour commences August 9 in Perth, taking in Sydney on August 17, 27 and 29, Brisbane on August 20 and 22, and concluding now with three shows in Melbourne on September 2, 4 and 7. Produced by Live Nation, the tour will feature the new line-up of Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Stevie Nicks, and Christine McVie along with newcomers Mike Campbell and Neil Finn, and follows the band’s 50+ city North American tour.

A limited number of LaneOne Premium Packages will also be available, including amazing seats with premium benefits such as transportation, preferred entrance and more at laneone.com.

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Tour News : John Mayer Announces 2019 Australian Tour Dates

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JOHN MAYER
2019 WORLD TOUR

JOHN MAYER will be kicking off his 2019 World Tour on Saturday, March 23, 2019, in Auckland, New Zealand at Spark Arena, followed by three Australian concerts – one show only at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on March 25; Melbourne’s Rod Laver Arena on March 27; and Sydney’s Qudos Bank Arena on Friday, March 29.
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Tour News : Shania Twain – NOW Australian Tour 2018

Sydney says: SHANIA TWAIN you’re still the one. Making her long-awaited return after an absence of almost 20 years, the world’s top-selling female country artist of all time has confirmed she will play a second and final show at Sydney’s Qudos Bank Arena on Saturday, December 15 to bring her Australian tour to a close.
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Greta Van Fleet – Announces ‘March Of The Peaceful Army’ 2019 Australian Tour

Greta Van Fleet, one of the most buzzed-about new rock bands today, announces the “March of the Peaceful Army” World Tour and initial headline dates for 2019.
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Photo Gallery : JET + A. Swayze & the Ghosts at NEX, Newcastle – 29 May 2018

Photographer: Peter Coates

JET at NEX, Newcastle – 29 May 2018
Photographer: Peter Coates

JET + A. Swayze & the Ghosts at NEX, Newcastle – 29 May 2018
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5SOS ANNOUNCE ‘MEET YOU THERE’ NATIONAL TOUR 2018

Australia’s own 5SOS (5 SECONDS OF SUMMER), one of the world’s biggest pop/rock bands, is thrilled to announce their return to Australia this August for the Meet You There national tour. After selling out their 5SOS3 tour in less than 5 minutes, these all ages live dates will follow the release of their third album “Youngblood” on June 22 and will give fans the opportunity to hear new tracks ‘Want You Back’ and current No. 1 smash ‘Youngblood’, alongside old favourites like ‘She Looks So Perfect’, ‘Amnesia’ and more!
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Photo Gallery : Thursday + Quicksand at Corner Hotel, Melbourne – 11 March 2018

Photographer: Calvin Cropley – www.calvincropley.com

Post-hardcore pioneers, Thursday, their first Australian tour since 2012. With special guests Quicksand.
Photographer: Calvin Cropley

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Tour News : LIMP BIZKIT – Australian Headline Shows – March 2018


LIMP BIZKIT, what can we say, still one of the most fun and entertaining live bands from America. After 22 years and going stronger than ever, Limp Bizkit will carry their rap-rock torch loud and proud all the way to Australia 2018. Songs like Rollin, My Generation, and Break Stuff will have everyone going full throttle. You are not going to want to miss these special appearances
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Angus & Julia Stone Announce 2018 Australian Tour – Extra Shows Added Nationally


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Currently playing to full houses in the US, following a sold out European and UK tour, Angus & Julia Stone announce the extension of their 2018 Australian metro dates to a huge nationwide run through regional centres in April and May. Joining them on the road as special guest is powerhouse Melbourne singer-songwriter Angie McMahon, with her bold vocals and beautiful guitar tones.
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Live Review : Stevie Nicks ’24 Karat Gold Tour’ with Pretenders (Chrissie Hynde) at Rochford Wines Yarra Valley Victoria – 18 November 2017

Review by Natasha Wyborn

Stevie Nicks + Pretenders (Chrissie Hynde) at A Day On THe Green – Rochford Wines Yarra Valley Victoria – 18 November 2017
Photographer : David Jackson

Neither an electric storm or pouring rain could stop the final show of the 24 Karat Gold tour held at Rochford Wines in the Yarra Valley, Victoria. The latest instalment of A Day on the Green pitted two Rock & Roll Hall of Famers on the one bill. Pretenders’ Chrissie Hynde from Akron, Ohio was brought up on the punk side of town mentored by Malcolm McLaren. On the other side is Stevie Nicks from Phoenix, Arizona a member of one of the most influential bands in music history. Given these ladies musical roots, both should have been on a collision course to destroy each other, that said, they are the best of friends. It’s a “storytellers” tour Nicks told the audience early in her set.
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