May 2015

Published a story 12th May 2015 11:16 AM

CUBA basks in a warm history of pirates, gold and intrigue, of fine rum and coffee and even finer cigars.

Cuba lights up to greet the world, finally

CUBA basks in a warm history of pirates, gold and intrigue, of fine rum and coffee and even finer cigars.

April 2015

Published a story 2nd Apr 2015 12:30 PM

TREVOR Hockins talks to both bands ahead of their Bluesfest performances. The 26th annual music festival continues today at Tyagarah just north of Byron Bay.

Alabama Shakes and The Waterboys talk fame, touring

TREVOR Hockins talks to both bands ahead of their Bluesfest performances. The 26th annual music festival continues today at Tyagarah just north of Byron Bay.

Published a story 1st Apr 2015 5:30 PM

THE Delta blues singer brings his laid-back sound and attitude to Bluesfest. The California native has just released his new album Blues Americana.

Keb’ Mo’ is keeping blues cool

THE Delta blues singer brings his laid-back sound and attitude to Bluesfest. The California native has just released his new album Blues Americana.

March 2015

Published a story 7th Mar 2015 2:16 PM

MAVIS Staples is American royalty.

American royalty leaves her mark

MAVIS Staples is American royalty.

Published a story 6th Mar 2015 4:50 PM

Before he could tie his shoelaces Trombone Shorty was belting out the 'bone on the streets of New Orleans. Now he's the world's best.

The Big Easy to Byron Blues: Shorty is at home with Trombone

Before he could tie his shoelaces Trombone Shorty was belting out the 'bone on the streets of New Orleans. Now he's the world's best.

Published a story 3rd Mar 2015 2:45 PM

Man kills Clive Palmer's dinosaur with sex

Man kills Clive Palmer's dinosaur with sex

Man kills Clive Palmer's dinosaur with sex

January 2015

Published a story 17th Jan 2015 7:46 AM

MORE than 40 people were on Mooloolaba Beach last night watching a turtle lay her eggs.

Turtle lays eggs on tourist strip beach

MORE than 40 people were on Mooloolaba Beach last night watching a turtle lay her eggs.

August 2014

Published a story 26th Aug 2014 12:26 PM

IMPERFECT he may be, but Bob Dylan's fans know he is rock's king

Rock royal Bob Dylan shows both sweet and sour sides

IMPERFECT he may be, but Bob Dylan's fans know he is rock's king

February 2014

Published a story 14th Feb 2014 6:55 PM

THE elusive Jeff Beck doesn’t sing and rarely gives interviews.

Jeff Beck still manages to hit the high notes

THE elusive Jeff Beck doesn’t sing and rarely gives interviews.

January 2014

Published a story 11th Jan 2014 7:52 AM

BUS drivers reported almost 2500 assaults while working in regional Queensland last year, official figures reveal.

Coast a hot spot for bus assaults

BUS drivers reported almost 2500 assaults while working in regional Queensland last year, official figures reveal.

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