Lindisfarne Festival returns!
If the north-east’s biggest party has somehow passed you by over the past four years then you need to take immediate action. The Lindisfarne Festival makes its triumphant retu...
Welcome to Scott land
You’d think that a box-set collecting together Scott Walker’s first five solo albums on vinyl and CD for the first time would be cause for celebration. It is.
First on the bill tonight, The Eleven appear streamlined as an acoustic duo. Two guitars and two near-perfectly matched voices combine brilliantly on their timeless sounding c...
Cancer Bats. There’s a band that you’re unlikely to take your parents to see anytime soon. Not unless they’re heavily into sweaty hardcore punk delivered with all the force of...
Girls Aloud: Ten: The Hits Tour
Girls Aloud kick-started their ‘Ten’ tour in Newcastle, opening to a crowd of girls ‘n’ gays who’ve waited nearly half a decade for this reunion.
Attention drum & bass heads
North-east label Bass Command only formed last year, but they’re already starting to raise eyebrows on a global level with a roster of quite startling releases…