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Live Music Roundup : Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Latest News

Entertainment in the Byron Shire for the week beginning May 19

‘This Life’ is the first single off Jesse Morris and the Shakedown’s forthcoming and first ever vinyl release titled The Children of the Sun. 

Other News

One-way traffic trial for the Byron Arts and Industry Estate

The trial is described by the council as a 'quick-win action' from the Byron Arts and Industry Estate Precinct Plan.

Mandy Nolan’s Soapbox: Stirring the Tea Pot

A house without tea is not a home.

All fired up: former magistrate fumes at news of the world

How does one react to news of environmental vandalism, rampant domestic violence and mutilation of women without anger or distress?

Plans to increase building heights in Byron CBD may be shelved

Byron Council’s controversial plan to increase building height limits on a block in the centre of Byron Bay looks set to be abandoned at this week’s planning meeting.

Locals question placing homes in areas of inundation risk

It is where the community fought off Club Med and it is once again in the spotlight as the current owners, Elements, are seeking to have the zoning of the environmentally sensitive area in Bayshore Drive changed from tourism to residential

Humans suck

Hannah Grace, Ocean Shores I heard on the local news late this afternoon (April 20) that a 370kg tuna ...


Raven & Insanity

Doni Raven & the Collective Insanity present original music accompanied by live painting and projection by abstract artist Hamish Gordon. Gordon creates contemporary art before your eyes while the band plays the raw energetic compositions of Doni Raven.

Each unique piece of art will be created and auctioned on the night, capturing the intensity and emotion of the music. Special guests Walrus & the Carpenter. Saturday 12 August at Mullumbimby Court House Hotel at 7pm. Tickets $10 at the door.

Made in Oz

Made In Australia stands alone and unmatched as the nation’s number-one tribute to classic Australian rock. With a wealth of experience performing in signed original recording acts, as well as top-class tribute shows and popular cover bands, members of Made in Australia have toured and performed throughout Australia, Europe, Asia, the UK and New Zealand.

As seasoned musicians they have shared the stage with many of this country’s most successful and best-loved performers including Jimmy Barnes, Billy Thorpe, The Angels, Diesel, The Screaming Jets, Choirboys, Jon Stevens and many others. Made in Australia delivers a powerful, high-energy punch and takes great pride in presenting the most authentic live versions of Australia’s most iconic classic rock songs, undoubtedly the closest to the original artists that you will hear anywhere!

Featuring many huge hits and revisiting some long-lost gems from Australia’s rich musical past, the show contains something to please a wide range of musical tastes and audiences of all ages. Friday 18 August at the Ballina RSL. 8.30pm. $25. Tickets on sale now.

Miss Renee Simone plays Elements of Byron on Friday

Miss Renee Simone plays Elements of Byron on Friday.

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