Rachael Harker

Review: Wille and the Bandits @ INDEPENDENT

Review: Wille and the Bandits @ INDEPENDENT

Wille and the Bandits took to Sunderland’s Independent last Friday night (March 20). After a quick hello the band wasted no time in getting straight into their set. The small crowd kept the gig chilled and relaxed which suited the blues rock sound of the band perfectly. The three piece band, made up of frontman […]

 Eleanor Tidswell

Coquin Migale on re-releasing GOLD, upcoming gigs and being featured in NME

Coquin Migale on re-releasing GOLD, upcoming gigs and being featured in NME

Coquin Migale, made up of Alex Soper (guitar and vocals), Matthew Wooton (guitar), Dan Rawlinson (drums) and Stevie Kane (bass), are set to re-release GOLD as a single on the March 20, which was originally released as part of their EP The Yellow Room. After personally being asked by PEACE to support them on stage at their […]

 Lee Hawthorn

Lisbon to headline first o2 Academy Newcastle gig

Lisbon to headline first o2 Academy Newcastle gig

With 2014 being full of highs for Whitley Bay’s Lisbon, the lads look likely to top the past twelve months with the release of their Life Is Good EP, supporting Little Comets on their upcoming tour and headlining their first gig in Newcastle’s o2 Academy. Having started 2015 recording in Rockfield Studios, previously used by […]

 Lee Hawthorn

Grammy Award winners Slipknot to play Newcastle's Metro Radio Arena on their Prepare for Hell tour

Grammy Award winners Slipknot to play Newcastle's Metro Radio Arena on their Prepare for Hell tour

The mask-wearing, Grammy Award winning rock legends, Slipknot are set to play Newcastle’s Metro Radio Arena on Monday January 19. With support coming from Korn and King 810, the incendiary band bring their Prepare For Hell tour to Newcastle, in a barrage of gigs throughout Britain. The masked-band’s front man, Corey Taylor, indicated that the […]

 Ryan Young

Humanism come to Newcastle University's SU

Humanism come to Newcastle University's SU

After an intense summer recording their second album Porcelain Soul, ambient alternative indie rock band Humanism are preparing to burst back onto the scene with a headline show at Newcastle University’s SU on November 29. Over the last year Humanism have made quite a name for themselves, after taking some time off from live performances […]

 Tor Bainbridge

The Lake Poets to play Sunderland's INDEPENDENT main room

The Lake Poets to play Sunderland's INDEPENDENT main room

The Lake Poets will play Sunderland’s INDEPENDENT main room on Thursday December 4. The acoustic band announced on their Facebook that the Sunderland gig will be in aid of Cancer Research UK and the Winter Coat Amnesty. The gig has also been moved to the main room of INDEPENDENT meaning a further 50 tickets are […]