Louise Barber

LIVE REVIEW: NeckDeep at 02 Academy Newcastle

LIVE REVIEW: NeckDeep at 02 Academy Newcastle

Kicking off the second night of their The Peace and The Panic tour in Newcastle on Saturday night, NeckDeep certainly gave a night to remember to the 2000 strong crowd at the O2 Academy. The five piece Welsh pop-punk band are embarking on a nine night tour around the UK performing tracks such as Kali […]

 Tamra Lewis

Little Mix Get Weird Tour Review

Little Mix Get Weird Tour Review

The UK’s biggest girl band, Little Mix, Get Weird with Fairy-tale sets, sparkly outfits, bright lights and plenty of hit songs.

If you told me five years ago that a girl band from X Factor were going to be doing their world tour for their third platinum selling album, I’d probably have laughed about it because everyone knows not many girl bands become so popular; especially a manually put together girl band whose individual dreams were […]

 Adam Bloomfield

Review – Kevin Bridges in Newcastle

The Scotsman, the myth, the legend… Kevin Bridges kicked off the first night of his ‘A Whole Different Story’ tour in Newcastle Upon Tyne and he whipped up a storm of hysterical laughter within the heavily occupied City Hall as he showed the audience his funny yet slightly angry view of the world. It was […]

 Lauren McLeish

Review: 1D bring ‘On the Road Again’ tour to Newcastle

Review: 1D bring ‘On the Road Again’ tour to Newcastle

The boys who didn’t win X-Factor may be an original member down but that in no way compromises One Direction’s ability to perform effortlessly to the masses. On Monday night they swept away the crowd with their powerful voices and prodigious stage presence. Kicking off their huge set of 25 songs was Clouds which the […]

 Leah Goodwin

Lower Than Atlantis embark on their sold out UK tour before leaving music industry forever

Lower Than Atlantis burst onto the scene with a curious hybrid of punk-rock swagger and lyrically well-led tunes, playing their part in the rise of post-hardcore, alternative rock bands. Now, their chart-climbing, self-titled studio album proves that they are capable of turning their hand to a different pop sound. Northern Lights caught up with lead […]

 daniel benson

Public Service Broadcasting to play sold out gig in Newcastle

London-based band Public Service Broadcasting will play Newcastle’s Riverside on Thursday April 30, for the release of their new album The Race for Space. The tour kicked off with two nights at the National Space Centre in Leicester late February. Having no front-man and relying on samples from old public information films, archive footage and propaganda […]

 Luke Overton

Wolf Alice to play Newcastle venue Riverside this weekend

Wolf Alice to play Newcastle venue Riverside this weekend

British alternative rock band Wolf Alice will be playing in Newcastle on March 28 as part of their UK tour. Having originally consisted of only two members, and producing folk-inspired music, the band developed their style into self-described “rocky pop” when adding a rhythm section in 2012. Since then, the band have been labeled as ones […]

 Tamzin Mead

The Coronas to play Newcastle’s O2 Academy

The Coronas to play Newcastle’s O2 Academy

Irish rock band The Coronas play at Newcastle’s O2 Academy on March 21 and continue their UK tour until April 1 when they play Koko London. The quartet has previously supported fellow Irish band The Script for their Irish tour dates in 2009 and their European tour in 2011. The Coronas then went on to […]

 Jack Asbery

Michael McIntyre returns to the North East this November

Michael McIntyre returns to the North East this November

Award-winning comedian Michael McIntyre returns to Newcastle’s Metro Radio Arena in November with his new Happy and Glorious tour. This follows from his successful tour Showtime in 2012, which made him the biggest selling comedian of that year after earning £21 million. Alongside his stand-up career, McIntyre has recently taken on the role of talk-show host […]

 

Olly Murs adds extra Newcastle date to April tour

Olly Murs adds extra Newcastle date to April tour

X Factor success-story Olly Murs will be visiting the Metro Radio Arena on his 2015 Never Been Better Tour. Olly, famed for his snake-hips and up beat performances, originally announced April 18 as his only date in the region. However, due to the large demand for tickets a second date has been added for the […]