X hits the spot
Aberdeen’s The Xcerts are marking the 10th anniversary of their stellar debut album, ‘In The Cold Wind We Smile’, with a bells and whistles re-release and a tour.
The one Ronnie
There’s only one Ronnie Spector and she, and The Ronettes, are coming to Sage Gateshead in December to give you a Christmas special with all the trimmings.
Nothing plastic about this bunch
Nothing plastic apart from their name that is. They are Plastic Glass, a Sunderland band who are one of the most exciting indie propositions to bubble up in the region in rece...
Get your Patawawa groove on
There are three of them, they’re from Matlock, and they’re currently riding that indie-disco train to the far reaches of the planet Oh Yeah! (They’re also playing Newcastle in...
Which one’s your bae?
Nobody dons a flowing gown quite like The Mediaeval Baebes and they’re coming to St. Nicholas’ in Newcastle this December for a gig promising all kinds of classy.
Nashville comes to Boro
Dawn Landes has flitted rather gloriously around several musical styles over five albums but her latest ‘Meet Me At The River’ is firmly in the country camp.
Ant music for Ant people
The altogether brilliant Adam Ant is playing Middlesbrough Town Hall on Sunday 24 November. Woo hoo!
Masterclass! Samling style!
The Samling Institute for Young Artists are giving you the chance to look behind the scenes and watch an actor, opera singer and pianist working with six young classical singe...
Celebrate Everything at Tyne Bank
There’s some fab stuff going down at Tyne Bank Brewery this November including ‘Celebrate Everything’ a showcase event that looks like the gig of the month to my eyes (and ear...
Newcastle twin sisters Charlotte and Stephanie Walker are Talk Like Tigers and they’re coming to blow in your collective ears this November.
Sheelanagig of the month
Feet are sure to be a-stomping when the awesome Sheelanagig bring their party folk to Cluny 2 in November.
This happy bunch are the movers and groovers behind Kaleidoscope, one of the region’s finest record labels and artist management companies. They’re celebrating their 4th anniv...
Hit the road Mac
Newcastle based singer-songwriter Ceitidh Mac can do no wrong in our eyes and she’s on tour across the UK in November. Bunting up!