Music What’s On
Riverside: May 18th 2021
Take the improvisational character of jazz, combine it with the raunchiness of funk, flavour the mixture with African tradition. What do you end up with? Afrobeat and KOKOROKO (meaning 'be strong' in Urhobo). They are a collective of young musicians brought together by a love for Afrobeat. They specialise in a soul shaking, horn fuelled sound with West African roots and Inner London hues.
Newcastle University Students Union: May 20th 2021
North London MC / vocalist Dappy was instrumental in the commercial breakthrough of his urban-pop trio N-Dubz, before breaking out on a solo career.
Pet Shop Boys - Dreamworld: The Greatest Hits Live
Utilita Arena Newcastle: May 21st 2021
Pop pioneers and electropop dance gurus, Neil & Chris are the most successful recording duo in British history, selling over 100 million records worldwide.
Urban Voodoo Machine
The Cluny 2: May 21st 2021
Paul-Ronney Angel and his family of suberbly talented musical miscreants have spent the last 16 years bringing the bible black and blood red music they call Bourbon Soaked Gypsy Blues Bop’n’Stroll to the people!
Set It Off
Riverside: May 21st 2021
This Los Angeles based band have become known for creating their own original brand of pop music, infusing bold electronic elements that guide loud, driving rock instrumentations with guitar riffs as catchy as the choruses and an overall feel-good, dance-worthy vibe. Commanding attention, Set It Off bring authenticity back to pop music in a bold and unapologetic way.
Surf Cafe: May 21st 2021
Electric duo SQUARMS have been growing something special from their experimental and improvisational roots, presenting a supersonic melting pot of fusion pop!
The Smyths…"The Queen is Dead" 35th Anniversary Tour
O2 Academy Newcastle: May 21st 2021
Red Ken & Dan Booth (Ferocious Dog)
The Georgian Theatre: May 21st 2021
A special and intimate matinee show with Red Ken & Dan Booth (Ferocious Dog).
Crimson Bloom + Jamie Ainslie + Chris Gill
NE Volume Music Bar: May 21st 2021
Join us at the NE Volume Music Bar in Stockton-on-Tees town centre as we bring Crimson Bloom + Jamie Ainslie + Chris Gill to Teesside.
The Forum Music Centre: May 21st 2021
Covering songs by: The Eagles, Neil Young, Steve Earle, Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Outlaws, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Blackberry Smoke, CSNY, Pure Prairie League, Tom Petty, plus many many more.
Walk Right Back - The Everly Brothers Story
O2 City Hall: May 22nd 2021
This show tells the story of the most successful duo of all time - The Everly Brothers.
The AC/DC Experience
O2 Academy Newcastle: May 22nd 2021
The legendary sound, spirit and attitude of the mighty AC/DC is alive and kicking... and set to be unleashed across the UK in 2021. The AC/DC Experience – arguably Britain’s best AC/DC tribute band will be unleashed to fans across the UK.
Think Tank? Underground: May 22nd 2021
The vocalist of Howling Bells. Stein says her solo work is "is an ode to the dark heart of America. Of times gone and times to come. Dusty trails, a whimsical 50s suburbia and the haze of the 1960s. The music of Roy Orbison, Dusty Springfield, Lee and Nancy and Patsy Cline all informed my musical sensibilities. They opened up this wide screen universe for me.”