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01 June 2019 - 13 July 2019

Venue: South Shields Amphitheatre

The annual summer-long free South Tyneside Festival kicks off in June with our fantastic Live Music at the Amphitheatre events.

Every Thursday and Saturday evening in June, except Saturday 8 June, the Seafront Amphitheatre will host outdoor performances from some of the most talented bands from around the region.

The line-up is:

Saturday 1 June – The Garage Studios presents
A showcase evening of new music brought to you by The Garage Recording and Rehearsal Studios, South Shields.

Thursday 6 June – NE Street Band 
The North East’s own sounds of Springsteen band. Playing iconic songs from Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band.

Thursday 13 June – Sound Divide
A fantastic 4 piece rock band playing cover songs by The Police, Foo Fighters, Pink Floyd, Fleetwood Mac, AC/DC, Led Zeppelin and more…

Saturday 15 June – The Wet Bandits
Harmony laden floor fillers and classics from some of the area’s finest musicians.

Thursday 20 June – South Tyneside College Music Department
Annual showcase event from South Tyneside College’s music department. Always a great event!

Saturday 22 June – The Sound Cartel
Dynamic South Tyneside 5 piece featuring two bumper hours of classics from The Killers, Arctic Monkeys, Oasis, Duran Duran, Bowie, The Beatles, The Boss, Queen, Coldplay and many more.

Thursday 27 June – The Alibis
High energy female fronted power trio featuring music from the 70’s to the present day.

Saturday 29 June – Bessie and the Zinc Buckets
The ever popular Bessie and the Zinc Buckets will once again bring Rockabilly mayhem to the Amphitheatre!

We’re also delighted to announce:

Saturday 13 July, 7 – 9pm

Danceclass plus support

Join us for this special one-off reunion gig from local legends Danceclass who headlined the first ever Amphitheatre Live Music season back in 1989!


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