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“We’re sticking to our guns” – Boy Jumps Ship have the wind in their sales with debut album

“We’re sticking to our guns” – Boy Jumps Ship have the wind in their sales with debut album

Words: Amy Ridden, Jack Robson, Ryan Young Before their homecoming Christmas gig at the O2 Academy Newcastle on December 19, we spoke to local rock quartet Boy Jumps Ship on their upcoming debut album, PRS Momentum Funding and their year spent touring. Boy Jumps Ship formed in early 2011 and quickly captured the attention of the […]

 

Bernicia Festival attracts thousands of music lovers on both sides of the River Tyne

Bernicia Festival attracts thousands of music lovers on both sides of the River Tyne

With the mainstay North East festivals flickering on and off like old Christmas lights in the last few years, there’s been a severe need for a serious alternative in Tyneside, and after drawing in crowds of over 2,500 across both South Shields and Whitley Bay this weekend, Bernicia might just be the answer. Programmed and […]

 Mark McConville

Evolution Emerging Unveil 2014 Line Up

Evolution Emerging Unveil 2014 Line Up

The Lake Poets, Boy Jumps Ship and Bridie Jackson & The Arbour return as special guest headliners this year at Evolution Emerging. They form part of the 40 artists who will take over nine venues in Newcastle on Saturday 24 May, which also features Crooked Hands, Sam Fender and Rossi Noise who Northern Lights nominated as […]

 Sarah Lester

Review: Boy Jumps Ship Steal The Show In Final Night Of Mapped Out Tour

Review: Boy Jumps Ship Steal The Show In Final Night Of Mapped Out Tour

Image courtesy of Matt Horne For those who like to let their hair down and rock out, this was one show that would have definitely filled that void. If you like a mix of punk, rock and metal, Generator’s Mapped Out tour provided Hartlepool with a show that certainly ticked off every item on that checklist. Kicking […]

 Ruth Edmundson

Review: Boy Jumps Ship @ The Cluny

Review: Boy Jumps Ship @ The Cluny

Image courtesy of Matt Horne Looking sharp in skinny jeans and checkered lumberjack shirts, Boy Jumps Ship were welcomed onstage with applause from their adoring fans as they took centre stage at The Cluny. Still Newcastle’s very own musical melting pot. Boy Jumps Ship are currently working on making it to the big time with their tried […]

 Sarah Lester

Boy Jumps Ship Bring Mapped Out Tour To A Close At Hartlepool's Clarendon

Get ready to mosh, as Generator’s Mapped Out tour is about to grace the North East once again. Featuring Newcastle’s very own up and coming punk rockers Boy Jumps Ship, the tour has worked its way across the length and breadth of the country and ends this Friday at The Clarendon in Hartlepool. Boy Jumps […]

 Ryan Warnock

Newcastle's Boy Jumps Ship Headline Generator's National Mapped Out Tour

Newcastle's Boy Jumps Ship Headline Generator's National Mapped Out Tour

Generator’s Mapped Out tour will return to the North East, with the Newcastle rock band Boy Jumps Ship confirmed as the headline act in a programme that will eventually see 12 live tours over three years. The Mapped Out tour takes in 11 venues between February and March, including Liverpool, Sheffield, Plymouth, and Norwich. With Generator […]