ROY ORBISON & THE TRAVELING WILBURYS EXPERIENCE @ O2 City Hall Newcastle
02 October 2020
The Traveling Wilburys Experience will take you on a journey through the story of the Wilburys, with expert narrative and big screen action, featuring tributes to Jeff Lynne, George Harrison, Tom Petty, Roy Orbison and Bob Dylan.
SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR @ Darlington Hippodrome
13 October 2020
Winner of the 2019 Grammy Award for Best World Music Album for their latest album 'Freedom', a collection of songs which celebrate and commemorate South Africa's democratic movements struggle for freedom, SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR now bring their 'Freedom' concert to the UK.
The Illegal Eagles @ Sunderland Empire
14 October 2020
Celebrating the music of the legendary West Coast Country Rock band, The Illegal Eagles return in 2020 for another outstanding show promising more of their trademark musical prowess, acute attention to detail and incredible showmanship.
CANCELLED - SIXTIES GOLD @ Darlington Hippodrome
14 October 2020
THE TREMELOES - Have sold in excess of 100 Million records worldwide, featuring the legendary Len "Chip" Hawkes and Micky Clarke with their huge No 1 Hits 'Silence Is Golden', 'Suddenly You Love Me', 'Even The Bad Times Are Good', '(Call Me) Number One' and many more!
One Night In Dublin @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House
10 November 2020
ONE NIGHT IN DUBLIN will come to Newcastle upon Tyne when The Wild Murphys will set up Murphy’s Pub at Tyne Theatre and Opera House guaranteeing one glorious night of high-energy Irish Music and more than a little bit of Irish Craic.
Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra @ O2 City Hall Newcastle
25 November 2020
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.
Deacon Blue - Cities of Love 2020 @ O2 City Hall Newcastle
28 November 2020 - 29 November 2020
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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