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Pete Bell Memorial Gig

  It was a huge honour to be asked to take to the stage and kick off a memorial gig to the great Pete Bell. It was a Friday night in the Lion Inn, up on Blakey Ridge. Although it had been lashing it down all afternoon and the building was shrouded in mist the place was absolutely heaving already at 7.40pm when Shrug sparked up the show. The ample car parks were full to overflowing right ....


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Britpop Legends Cast To Perform Town Hall Gig

  Britpop icons Cast will perform hits and new material when they appear at Middlesbrough Town Hall on Wednesday, December 10. The band will treat fans to favourites including Alright, Fine Time, Sandstorm and Walkaway. Cast were formed in 1992 by John Power (vocals, guitar) and Peter Wilkinson (backing vocals, bass) after Power left The La’s and Wilkinson’s former band Shack ....


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Classical Cafe! Middlesbrough Town Hall

Lazy Sunday afternoon for classical fans at Middlesbrough Town Hall. Classical music fans can look forward to an enjoyably lazy Sunday afternoon this weekend, with a Classical Cafe at Middlesbrough Town Hall Crypt on Sunday 16 November. Relaxed and informal, the Café in the Crypt will see classical fans enjoy an afternoon with Charlotte Heslop and Sarah Ryan. A mezzo-soprano from ....


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The River Keeper Opera Coming To Town Hall

A new opera comes to Middlesbrough Town Hall next month as part of a unique double bill from Bridie Jackson and Nell Leyshon. The River Keeper by Bridie Jackson and Nell Leyshon is the first of three 30-minute operas in the Streetwise Opera Little Opera’s 2014-15 season. The inspiring and uplifting piece will be staged on Tuesday, December 16, following a first half performance by ....


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Peel Regenerated

Last weekend there was a commemoration of the life of someone that had and still has a profound influence stretching far beyond music. It is a decade now since the passing of John Peel and by now it is sadly obvious that nobody is ever going to fully fill the void left by the veteran Radio One presenter. John Peel was an old school hands on DJ but he made it personal. His tastes were ....


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Rising Classical Star Set To Give Free Masterclass At Middlesbrough Town Hall

Talented Teesside piano students have a golden opportunity to pick up tips and inspiration from one of classical music’s rising stars at Middlesbrough Town Hall next week. (Tuesday 4 November). BBC rising star and Classic FM favourite Emmanuel Vass is playing an intimate piano recital at the Town Hall, but is also looking forward to providing a FREE pre-concert masterclass for local ....


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Oxjam Takeover

Oxjam Teesside Takeover is coming to KU Bar in Stockton-on-Tees tomorrow!! To support the good cause of Oxjam we have brought in some of the best musicians from the North East to join us in the celebrations. ** THE BROKEN BROADCAST ** Selling out venues across the North East at their single/album launch nights, The Broken Broadcast have captured a dedicated fan base with their hypnotic blend of ....


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Lazy Sunday Afternoons For Classical Fans At Middlesbrough Town Hall

Middlesbrough Town Hall’s Classical Music season got off to a flying start with a rousing concert by the Russian State Philharmonic Orchestra earlier this month. And now two young talented Ingleby Barwick brothers are set to take centre stage at the first of the Town Hall’s Classical Café series this Sunday afternoon. (19 October). James and Jeremy Chen are already making ....


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Kathryn Tickell And The Side At Arc

Folk legend Kathryn Tickell brings her new band The Side to ARC on Tuesday 4th November. The world’s finest player of the Northumbrian pipes and genuine folk royalty! Join Kathryn and her new band The Side for evocative airs and toe-tapping reels. Kathryn Tickell and The Side Tuesday 4th November From £16.50 – 8pm – All Ages ARC, Dovecot Street, Stockton, TS18 1LL ....


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Twisterella Saturday

Sweet Baboo, Lilliput, Weird Shapes, Elisa and the Bear, Cattle and Cane etc etc etc. I am licking my lips at the quality in depth of a line up loving selected by Henry “Pay For The Piano” Carden and The Kids Are Solid Gold. But then again it should come as no surprise that two promoters that care would pick music with their hearts as well as their minds and come up with a day that ....


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Deer Shed Festival 6 Tickets Go On Sale

As memories of Johnny Marr’s incredible performance on the main stage during Yorkshire’s hottest weekend of the summer begin to fade, the intrepid Deer Shed Festival organisers are cutting the ribbon on next year’s Deer Shed Festival 6 and opening the doors for business and announce The Wedding Present as the first sign up in next year\'s line up. FRIDAY 24th - SUNDAY 26th ....


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Music From A Cupboard Helping Young People Play

An innovative Teesside music project is helping to bring unwanted and broken instruments back into use. Inclusion initiative musinc is on the look-out for organisations that have music equipment they don’t know how to use or that have bits missing or broken. Musicians Michael Baines and Michael Sreenan have joined the musinc team and will be visiting youth centres and other youth projects ....


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Kobadelta At The Alice

It has been far too long since I feasted on a Grass Routes evening. The other Friday there was a real treat in store at the Grass Routes Route 69 gig at Middlesbrough’s Princess Alice. My mate Louise knows her music and when she recommended the headline act Kobadelta it was time to sit up and listen. It was a great tip because they went down an absolute storm. What an awesome band and there ....


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The Russians Are Coming!

Classical music fans are in for a real treat, when Middlesbrough Town Hall welcomes the Russian State Philharmonic Orchestra on Monday 6 October. It’s the first of a keenly anticipated brand new season of great orchestras heading our way, thanks to funding from Arts Council England. The orchestra was formed in 1957 and is still regarded as one of Russia’s finest, both at home and ....


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Middlesbrough Live - Saturday!

Excitement is building among local music-lovers with the countdown under way to tomorrow’s Middlesbrough Live festival when Middlesbrough Town Hall, mima and the Central Library join town centre cafes and pubs to rock the day and night away. Several of the UK’s fastest-rising music acts will join more than 100 North East music acts when Middlesbrough Live returns to a host of ....


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Countdown Under Way To Middlesbrough Live

Excirement is building among local music-lovers with the countdown under way to Middlesbrough Live when mima and the Central Library join town centre cafes and pubs to rock the day and night away. Several of the UK’s fastest-rising music acts will join more than 100 North East music acts when Middlesbrough Live returns to a host of venues at the weekend. Taking place on Saturday, ....


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Middlesbrough Set To Come A-live Again

Top local acts taking part in Middlesbrough Live are buzzing about the opportunity to play at the all-day fiesta of music on Saturday, September 27. It will be music to your ears no matter what your taste when more than 100 North East acts join some of the country’s most respected artists for the return of Middlesbrough Live to a host of town centre venues. While fast-rising ....


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Bernicia Festival Attracts Thousands Of Music Lovers On Both Sides Of The River Tyne.

Organisers were taking a well earned rest yesterday after Bernicia Festival drew in crowds of just over 2,500 across Saturday and Sunday in South Shields and Whitley Bay respectively. Programmed and delivered by events company Kittle in association with the Customs House and North Tyneside Council, the two-day festival showcased the best of the North East music scene with Hyde & Beast, ....


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Stanley Brinks Makes Waves

When I heard that musical troubadours Stanley Brinks and Freschard were dropping in to play at The Waiting Room this week nothing was going to stop me being present. The Eaglescliffe vegetarian restaurant is the prefect setting for the marvellous melodies, lilting guitars and wistful vocals of the duo. This time they had picked up the exceptional Wave Pictures en route to provide a fuller sound. ....


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Middlehaven Festival Set For Silver Accreditation

This weekend’s Middlehaven Festival a music festival aimed at including gig-goers of all abilities is set to acquire a Silver accreditation by a national charity. The Middlehaven Festival has been heavily praised by Attitude is Everything for plans outlining its accessibility including providing level boardwalks and wheelchair access, specialist toilets, hoisting and changing ....


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The Feeling Headlining Middlehaven On Saturday

BRIT award-nominated rock band The Feeling will headline the first ever Middlehaven Festival this Saturday. The festival located in a spectacular setting across Middlesbrough Dock from the Riverside is sure to start in style. The band, best known for creating chart-topping hit ‘Fill My Little World’ and having three chart topping albums including ‘Join With Us’ which ....


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Stanley Brinks In The Waiting Room

The legendary musical troubadour Stanley Brinks is returning for a special night at The Waiting Room restaurant this Wednesday. Don’t you even think of missing what is sure to be a show to remember. Stanley Brinks + Freschard + The Wave Pictures Wed 20th Aug, 2014 doors 7pm for 8pm kick off Andre was formerly Andre in his band the wonderful Herman Dune before leaving to be truer to his ....


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Public Enemy Weekender

Public Enemy on stage in Stockton on Tees, could you really believe what you were seeing and hearing on Sunday night? How on earth do you follow that? I don't really know enough about Public Enemy to fully dissect their performance. If you were not present you could be forgiven for saying Don't Believe the Hype but this was not mere hyperbole this was a tidal wave of energy and unbottled passion ....


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Twisterella Final Line Up

The final wave of acts has been announced for Twisterella Festival, a new multi-venue music event and conference taking place in Middlesbrough this Autumn. Created by Teesside’s most dynamic and forward thinking independent music promoters, The Kids Are Solid Gold and Pay for the Piano, Twisterella will be based around the Southfield Road/Linthorpe Road ....


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Middlesbrough Set To Come A-live Again

More than 100 North East music acts will join some of the country’s most respected artists when Middlesbrough Live returns to a host of town centre venues.  Taking place on Saturday, September 27, the all-day fiesta of music is expected to attract music lovers from across the region as Middlesbrough is hit by a wall of sound.  The Town Hall Crypt will play host to the ....


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