What's going on here...?
This Subbuteo team are wearing the very fetching Dukla Prague away kit, which I’m sure is going to pique the interest of Half Man Half Biscuit fans. They’re playing the Boiler...
Kathryn. Sean. Sorted.
The husband and wife duo of Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman are among the most feted folk acts in the UK and they’re playing Darlington at the end of April.
Let’s get together…
…and feel all right. The Middlesbrough Reggae Festival is arriving in early May. Get on it!
Shame brought to Hit the North
Shame, along with other big hitters such as Jake Bugg and Tom Grennan, are all due to play the massive, one-day, multi-venue Hit the North festival, which is taking place in N...
Local: The Noise & The Naive
A set of drums, a guitar and enough amped up energy to light up a capital city is more than enough to get me on board with this duo.
Local: St. Buryan
Newcastle/Sunderland quintet St. Buryan, how do I love thee, let me count the ways…
Local: Nel Unlit
I really love the cut of Nel Unlit’s jib and if you like your folk bands to take the road marked “Most Interesting Ideas Right This Way” then I’m certain you will too.
Local: Dog Years
I love a band who look like happy and Dog Years are veritably hand-holding happy, and that’s probably down to the fact that they’re about to release their first studio album i...
Local: Dead Like Wolves
Newcastle four-piece Dead Like Wolves have just banged out two new tracks and I’m filing both under “Belters!”
Local: St. Austin
They’re from Hexham (some of them)! They’re from Newcastle (some of them)! And they’ve just released their debut album. It’s really rather good.
Local: Tomorrow Is Lost
If you’re thinking Tomorrow Is Lost look like they play classic rock belted out with all the force of a runaway train, then you’d be right on the rootin’ tootin’ money.
Local: The Voluntears
This is The Voluntears (well, one of them – you won’t believe the trouble we have trying to get decent pics out of bands). But what they lack in good band shots they more than...
Looks like a music hub to me
And what do you know, it IS a music hub, specifically the TCR Hub in Country Durham.