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Jake Bugg at the Sage, Gateshead: a review

Jake Bugg at the Sage, Gateshead: a review

Words by Robert Halligan Last night I went to see Jake Bugg at the Sage in Gateshead. Despite freezing cold weather, overpriced drinks and a long metro journey back and forward from Sunderland, I loved it. Upon entering the Sage, I saw Jake’s merchandise and I tried to restrain myself. I thought: “I can’t be wasting […]

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Jake Bugg at The Sage: A Preview

Jake Bugg at The Sage: A Preview

Words by Robert Halligan Musician Jake Bugg will be coming to the Sage in Gateshead to end his solo acoustic tour on Tuesday, November 27. The tour began in March at the Innings festival in Arizona earlier this year. After a 12 date North American tour, Bugg performed in Australia before returning home to the […]

 Rebecca Leighton-Cox

Review: Jake Bugg @ Newcastle City Hall

Review: Jake Bugg @ Newcastle City Hall

Jake Bugg has caused a whirlwind of speculation over his new album Shangri La, with the country vibes of his songs somewhat abolished for a more 50’s rock and roll theme. Audience members of all ages and social groups filled the sold out Newcastle City Hall gig, where teenagers, parents and the elderly chatted amongst […]

 Jessica Stephenson

Jake Bugg Heads To Newcastle City Hall

From Nottingham to Malibu, Jake Bugg has come a long way in his short career. With influences from the Beatles, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix and the Gallagher brothers, it’s been little over a year since his self-titled album was released and went straight to number one. Now the Nottingham-born singer will be playing two massive […]