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Orbison with evergreen Everlys

THE MELODIES and harmonies encased in the classic Roy Orbison and Everly Brothers hits have stood the test of time. A unique tribute show brings...

Kasey Chambers: Made for all styles

By NOEL MURPHY EVER wonder why music can be fun, moving, emotional, driving, soaring? Well, go see Kasey Chambers playing -- or maybe just listen...

Sisters forever country lovers

JOHN VAN KLAVEREN DESPITE the high level of recording technology available these days, country music fans love nothing more than turning up to a concert...

Russian ballet swans into city

By JOHN VAN KLAVEREN A RARE opportunity to witness a leading Russian ballet company perform a classic tale will come to Geelong next month. The highly-acclaimed...

Band Achtung like real thing

By JOHN VAN KLAVEREN THEY GOT together in the way typical of bands across the country - some ads and the old school...

Fab Four fuels Frazer fantasy

By JOHN VAN KLAVEREN IN CHRIS Frazer’s Beatleseque world, there is no such thing as a non-Beatles fan. “Are there people who have heard...

Taylor’s made stripped back

By JOHN VAN KLAVEREN IT ALWAYS feels a bit different when a performer returns to their home town to put on a show but Taylor...

International role for ‘spies’

A group of Geelong actors and comedians will take on Melbourne International Comedy Festival with a new show next week. The troupe, which last appeared...

Virtuoso Chang ‘thrilled’ to play Geelong

INTERNATIONAL violin virtuoso Sarah Chang will perform with Melbourne Symphony Orchestra in Geelong next month. The promoters of the Costa Hall concert said the American...

Ned Kelly gets ‘loud’ at GPAC

By NOEL MURPHY FEW figures in Australian history command as much attention as bushranger Ned Kelly. Loved and hated alike, stories and accounts of Kelly...

Boys in the Band a hit for Sleightholme

By NOEL MURPHY LEIGH Sleightholme is one of Geelong’s best kept secrets - probably because he’s rarely in Geelong. But next month the Newtown-bred singer and...

ABBA’s gold to glitter in show

IT’S BEEN almost 33 years since ABBA broke up but the world still can’t get enough of the Swedish pop sensations, in one form...

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House fire kills man

A man has died in a Norlane house fire this morning while a second man is fighting for life in hospital. Fire crews rushed to...

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