New York via Byker
Byker Groove is the closest you’re going to get to New York’s 1970s legendary clubs without the aid of a time machine.
California knows how to party
Riverside in Newcastle are gearing up to host ‘California Love’, a night dedicated to the best in 90s/00s hip-hop and r&b. I’m so there, dude, it’s unreal.
Here comes the Sonny
Cirque Du Soul are bringing the considerable house talents of Sonny Fodera our way in early June, which deserves some kind of “Yay!”
Soul! Funk! Disco!
If you want to kick-start your summer in sizzling style then get to The Longlands Club in Middlesbrough on 1 June.
You’ll know this fella, right?
One of the leading lights of the re-edit movement, Late Nite Tuff Guy, is coming to Boiler Shop in early May to give Prince the treatment.
Nurse! The screens!
Are you ready for a journey to A+E in Darlington? WELL ARE YOU?
Imagine yourself partying with this lot
This happy bunch are availing themselves of the delights on offer at Mixtape in Middlesbrough. Could you picture yourself in such a scene? WELL COULD YOU?
The Gardening Club. Can you dig it?
The Gardening Club at Blonde Barrel in Newcastle is blooming lovely.
This isn’t music lessons…
Raising The Bar is an opportunity for 16-19 year olds to have fun while learning about music from some of the region’s friendliest music professionals.
Cocktails. Gigs. Hoochie. Coochie.
Friday night at Hoochie Coochie is starting to become one of my very favourite things in the world.
Don’t Be A Robot, Independent, every Saturday
Here’s a robot. Don’t be one yourself. Don’t Be A Robot is Sunderland’s longest running indie rock and roll disco. It also happens to be one of the best in the north-east. ...
Inspire,World Headquarters, Thursday afternoons
In 2013, be Inspired Inspire is a new, afternoon event which is aimed at people with learning and physical disabilities and being held at the very lovely World Headquarters...
Grapevine, Dog & Parrot, 1st and 3rd Friday of each month
We heard about Grapevine through the grapevine (i.e. Twitter) and if you like that sweet soul music, then you’ll want to hear about it, too.