Billy Mitchell and Bob Fox @ The Witham
16 December 2020
This unique combination continues to entertain people of all shapes and sizes with their wonderful selection of northern songs delivered with consummate musicianship by two of the UK’s best known and loved singers – Billy Mitchell (Lindisfarne, Jack the Lad, Pitmen Poets) and Bob Fox (Warhorse Songman, Fox and Luckley, Pitmen Poets) are taking to the road together in 2020 to tour their show 5 Star B&B throughout the UK.
Michael Schenker Fest - 50th Anniversary / Revelation Tour @ O2 City Hall Newcastle
17 December 2020
Celebrating his golden anniversary in music this year, as well as the release of the brand-new studio album, Revelation, Michael Schenker Fest will tour the UK with a fresh set list and some extra special guests!
Lindisfarne 'Fifty Years and Counting' @ O2 City Hall Newcastle
18 December 2020 - 19 December 2020
The legendary 70s folk-rock pioneers Lindisfarne, return with a classic five-piece line-up of long-time members fronted by founder-member Rod Clementson vocals, mandolin, fiddle and slide guitar...
Some Guys Have All The Luck @ O2 City Hall Newcastle
31 January 2021
In celebration of Rod Stewart’s first album, Some Guys Have All The Luck, The Rod Stewart Story will take you on a musical journey through his career over the last five decades – from humble beginnings to superstardom.
The Musical Box @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House
12 February 2021
The Musical Box, the only group in the world to be granted a license by Genesis and Peter Gabriel, will be returning to Tyne Theatre & Opera House on Friday 12th February 2021 with their rendition of The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway...
CATS IN SPACE @ Queen’s Hall Arts Centre, Hexham
27 February 2021
CATS in SPACE has caused quite a stir since landing in 2015. With their unique sounds they will transport you back to the glory days of 70s Classic Rock. Think loud guitars, walls of soaring multi tracked vocal harmonies, grandiose pianos, and huge singable choruses.
Martin Kemp ‘Back to the 80’s’ @ Bishop Auckland Town Hall
10 April 2021
The hottest 80s club night is coming to town – when actor, TV personality and star of Spandau Ballet Martin Kemp will be spinning the biggest and best hits of that decade! Spandau Ballet sold millions of records worldwide.
POSTPONED - What's Love Got To Do With It? - A Tribute To Tina Turner @ O2 City Hall Newcastle
17 April 2021
What's Love Got To Do With It? is a joyous show celebrating the music of the incredible Tina Turner, so get ready to party as this smash hit show heads out on a massive UK tour this autumn.
ONE NIGHT AT THE V.E. DAY PROMS @ Darlington Hippodrome
04 May 2021
ONE NIGHT AT THE V.E. DAY PROMS is the ultimate, musical celebration in honour of the 75th Anniversary of V.E. DAY. This incredible concert show takes you on a musical journey through World War II, providing an insight in to how music played a pivotal role throughout the most extraordinary period in modern day history.
RUMOURS OF FLEETWOOD MAC @ Darlington Hippodrome
02 June 2021
RUMOURS OF FLEETWOOD MAC, the world's finest tribute to Fleetwood Mac, returns to the stage in 2021 with a brand new show celebrating the very best of Fleetwood Mac, including a very special blues set paying tribute to Fleetwood Mac's legendary Peter Green era.
Roachford @ O2 City Hall Newcastle
04 June 2021
Touring his latest album, Twice in a Lifetime, Andrew Roachford has enjoyed success for over 30 years, with hits including “Cuddly Toy” and “Only To Be With You”, 10 solo albums, song-writing credits for artists including Chaka Khan and Joss Stone and is a member of Mike Rutherford’s Mike + the Mechanics. In 2019, he was awarded an MBE for services to music.
LIONEL - THE MUSIC OF LIONEL RICHIE @ Darlington Hippodrome
10 June 2021
Following his recent appearances with Lionel Richie himself on ITV's 'Sunday Night At The Palladium' and the 'Graham Norton Show' for the BBC, Malcolm Pitt delivers a powerhouse and breathtaking performance in this high octane show celebrating the music of Lionel Richie and the Commodores, including all the hits such as 'Dancing On The Ceiling', 'Hello', 'Three Times A Lady', 'Easy', 'All Night Long' and many more...
What's Love Got To Do With It? A Tribute To Tina Turner @ Sunderland Empire
25 June 2021
Brought to you by the award-winning producers behind the hugely successful Whitney - Queen Of The Night, What’s Love Got To Do With It? is the ultimate tribute concert to one of the most iconic and loved musical artists of our generation.
POSTPONED - Imagine The John Lennon Songbook @ O2 City Hall Newcastle
21 September 2021
A beautifully crafted masterpiece of musical theatre, Imagine features authentic instrumentation, evocative costume and flawless live recreations of John Lennon’s songbook, to wow even the most ardent Beatles and Lennon fan.
POSTPONED - Michael Bolton - Love Songs Greatest Hits @ O2 City Hall Newcastle
02 October 2021
Multiple award-winning singer, social activist and smooth charmer, Michael Bolton, known for hits such as 'How Can We Be Lovers' and 'When A Man Loves A Woman', returns to the UK for the Love Songs Greatest Hits tour.
POSTPONED - The Illegal Eagles @ Gala Theatre and Cinema
12 October 2021 - 13 October 2021
This critically acclaimed show features the very best from the Eagles’ catalogue of classics including ’Hotel California’, ‘Desperado’, ‘Take It Easy’, ‘New Kid In Town’, ‘Life In The Fast Lane’ and many more…
POSTPONED - Steve Hackett Genesis Revisited: Seconds Out & More @ O2 City Hall Newcastle
16 October 2021
Off the back of his most successful solo tour yet, Genesis guitarist, Steve Hackett, will be back out on the road for a world tour. Performing the band’s 1977 live album, Seconds Out, in full, alongside plenty more hits from across his career, this is your chance to experience material from both his solo records and Genesis’ catalogue in a live setting.
POSTPONED - Level 42 - From Eternity To Here @ O2 City Hall Newcastle
20 October 2021
Level 42 continue to be the benchmark for British jazz-funk music and after 40 years they’re still powering on, with the From Here To Eternity tour bringing their vast catalogue of albums to the stage for an almighty live show.
Average White Band: Person to Person Tour @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House
05 November 2021
Considering their Scottish roots, AWB’s influence on Hip-Hop, Rap, and modern R&B is a phenomenon shown by the hundreds of samples from their originals, by such as Erik B & Rakim, Beastie Boys, Tribe Called Quest, P-Diddy, Mark Ronson, Rick Ross, et al. Their dance hit Let’s Go Round Again remains a fixture of contemporary radio, streaming and the remix world.
Deacon Blue - Cities of Love 2021 @ O2 City Hall Newcastle
08 November 2021
Scottish pop-rock band, Deacon Blue, are set for a big year ahead of them. Releasing their ninth album, City Of Love, the multi-million selling band will then hit the road to visit more cities than ever before.
The Australian Pink Floyd Show: All That You Feel World Tour 2021 @ O2 City Hall Newcastle
18 November 2021
Performing the music of Pink Floyd with note for note perfection, the critically acclaimed tribute show, The Australian Pink Floyd, will be bringing their spectacle of a show to O2 City Hall Newcatle.
Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra @ O2 City Hall Newcastle
01 December 2021
Jools Holland and The Rhythm & Blues Orchestra will once again take their much-loved annual tour around the UK featuring dazzling long-term vocalist Ruby Turner, with her breathtaking gospel, soul, blues vocals and songs written with Jools, as well as Louise Marshall, whose mellifluous voice illuminates all she sings.
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PREVIEW: PSYCHO PATH IS BACK
5th October 2020
HORROR MOVIE scenes are set to come to life this autumn, with a brand new attraction unveiled for the North’s biggest scream park.
PREVIEW: Durham Book Festival
28th September 2020
Founded in 1990, Durham Book Festival is one of the country’s oldest literary festivals, which traditionally takes place every October in some of Durham’s most impressive historic venues, but this year it will be taking place online due to COVID-19.