Food with your soul?
The next Great Northern Soul Food extravaganza features the best in soul, funk and reggae, with the added attraction of a load of great street food, too.
Life’s a BeachJam
Getting set to make waves down the coast at Redcar is BeachJam with an inaugural event that sees them pulling out all the stops. Well this should be kinda feisty.
Packing real tunes
Dr Packer is the alias of West Australian DJ/producer Greg Packer and he’s something of a wow when it comes to juzzing up classic hits of yore.
Kemp! Caulker! Class!
Martin Kemp – yes THAT Martin Kemp – is taking to the decks in July to bring us the ultimate 80s set. Support comes from World Headquarters’ Tommy Caulker and it’s all happeni...
Barca on Tyne
One of our favourite Tynemouth venues Barca are hosting a long weekend of DJ action in July to coincide with the Mouth of the Tyne Festival.
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.