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Join Powderworks in celebrating the Power and the Passion of Midnight Oil

Powderworks is a four-piece rock band from Newcastle, Australia, formed to celebrate the music of Midnight Oil.

Powderworks is not another Oils tribute but rather a group of seasoned musicians dedicated to evoking the unbridled energy of early, small-venue Oils shows.

Powderworks, considering the members of Midnight Oil inimitable, eschews impersonation in presenting faithful renditions of many well-loved (and some slightly more esoteric) Midnight Oil tracks for your listening pleasure.

Powderworks exhorts you to bring your best Garrett to the show so all may collectively revel in a time when sweat dripped from the ceiling of every venue while a Cold War raged. You are invited...

Band photo of Powderworks, Midnight Oil cover band from Newcastle, Australia.
Reviews

A-mazing you guys were fantastic!

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Tara Martin

...loved the music, very high musical standard, beautifully executed, good energy, felt real, and 'real' is ... rare these days...

Brendan Dilley

Great night last night!! Thanks.

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Jayne Micallef

Fantastic night! Can't wait for the next time.

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Jodie Jodie

Powderworks are great. The Midnight Oil covers rock!

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John Flint

Literally the best time 

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Ebony Hayes
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