FEATURE: Top 5 Gigs Announced This Week (29/07/19)


A TV icon turned superstar DJ, a pair of legendary frontmen, and dance hits like you’ve never heard them before! This week’s top 5 gigs announced in the North East list is a spicy one! 

The ShowHawk Duo at ThinkTank?, Newcastle – 30/08/19

Young British guitarists Mikhail Asanovic and Jake Wright, together known as The Showhawk Duo, have dazzled audiences worldwide with their spectacular approach to playing the guitar. Breathing new life to iconic dance tracks, the duo’s show is one of the most unique musical experiences you’re likely to see this year! 


The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club at [FIBBERS], York – 12/09/19

Not only is Craig Charles an icon of British TV and broadcasting for his work on Red Dwarf and Robot Wars, he’s also one of the country’s most beloved funk & soul DJ’s. He’s bringing his world-renowned BBC 6 Music show to York this September for a live show worth travelling for! Expect a night of classic funk and soul gems, as well as tracks from the best emerging artists, all span by the big CC himself.


Thurston Moore Group at Riverside, Newcastle – 14/10/19

Iconic musician and former Sonic Youth frontman Thurston Moore comes to Newcastle with his band for a rare UK show at Riverside! A true innovator of contemporary music, Moore has always been on the cutting edge of anything he put his hand to – don’t miss this chance to see him live.


Ten Eighty Trees at The Cluny 2, Newcastle – 08/11/19

Taking their musical cues from the San Franciscan big beat psychedelic sounds of The Oh Sees, Ty Segall and 1990s garage rock giants. Geordie boys Ten Eighty Trees have been on a creative warpath since forming less than a year ago. This intimate hometown show at The Cluny 2 will no doubt be an absolute riot!


Kyle Falconer at The Cluny, Newcastle – 05/12/19

Scottish indie legend and former The View frontman Kyle Falconer is coming to Newcastle this December! Still riding the unstoppable wave of his critically acclaimed debut solo album ‘No Thank You’, Kyle’s musical arsenal is filled with noughties classics and infectious new bangers. We can’t wait for this one!



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