Courtnie Kerr

Eight independent music venues in the North East

The music culture in the North East is constantly growing. With large venues such as the Metro Radio Arena, O2 Academy and City Hall hosting well-known acts, smaller venues tend to get overlooked. Little do some people know, these independent music venues have hosted a range of household names that are known and loved – from Nirvana to James Bay. […]

 Michael Oakes

Review: Stornoway | Riverside

Review: Stornoway | Riverside

    As the time approached 7:30, the crowd was starting to build with the arrival of Stornoway on stage expected soon.  The crowd were chatting amongst themselves as the excitement started to build. Seemingly out of nowhere, Irish folk duo, The Lost Brothers, arrived and stage and greeted the crowd with “It’s great to […]

 sophieheward

Joey Bada$$ to play Newcastle's Riverside

Joey Bada$$ to play Newcastle's Riverside

New York superstar Joey Bada$$ is bringing his B4.DA.MONEY tour to Riverside in Newcastle on Wednesday November 19. With the spectacular Big Dusty, Get Paid and Christ Conscious singles, the B4.DA.$$ album is eagerly anticipated, as is the tour. The Pro Era emcee is known for his throwback style to the Golden Era of Hip […]