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The Nightingales Will Rock The Arc

John Peel faves and art-rock pioneers The Nightingales play ARC, Stockton on Thursday 7 June. The mesmerizing Robert Lloyd and his spiky cohorts deliver a krautrock/post-punk/rockabilly/avant garde attack that leaves most NME Band-of-the-Week types wondering where on earth they went wrong. The Nightingales will be ably supported by the godfather of alternative comedy. The genius that inspired ....


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Berlin Symphony Orchestra On Their Way To Middlesbrough Town Hall

Classical music fans are in for another big treat, with an eagerly anticipated night with the Berlin Symphony Orchestra at Middlesbrough Town Hall on Weds 23 May.   One of Europe’s most distinguished orchestras, they have been delighting audiences worldwide for more than 60 years, and are now the resident orchestra in Berlin’s famous Konzerthaus.   They’ll be ....


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Boo Hewerdine And B>e>a>k In The Gazette

Boo Hewerdine, Elaine Palmer, Steve McCormick and B>E>A>K that is the agenda for today's On the Beat column. Grab a Gazette today to take a butchers at how Tracy Hyman and myself describe these acts in our column in the Whats-On pull out. Two gigs in one night and four acts profiled in words and photos. There are extra photos of both gigs on line from Tracy at ....


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Let's Buy Happiness In Stockton

6Music favourite’s Let's Buy Happiness return to The Georgian Theatre, Stockton, as part of a mini UK Tour to support their latest single on Friday 18th May. The Newcastle five-piece were first seen at The Georgian wooing audiences at Stockton Calling in 2011, and they’re now back with their melodic, melancholy songs to promote their self-released single Works Better On Paper ....


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Pete Molinari And The Cattle And Cane Gang

This week Tracy Hyman and myself reviewed a couple of gigs for the Gazette. Well Tracy did the photos and I wrote the words for Cattle and Cane/Sara Dennis at the Olde Young Tea House and Pete Molianri/Sarah Proctor at the Georgian.   Watch out though we could well be swapping over functions in future weeks. As if! Me taking photos – yeah righto.   The Olde Young Tea House is ....


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Chased By Wolves Headline Hartlepool

One of the region’s best unsigned bands will headline at Hartlepool’s dedicated music venue The Studio on Saturday. Local promoters Bonus Grooves Ents and rockpig. will present Chased By Wolves and support, for a sublime evening of music on Saturday 12 May 2012.   The talented Chased By Wolves have received much regional acclaim recently, not least from Tom Robinson, BBC6 ....


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Stanley Brinks At The Waiting Room

If there is one gig you need to be at this month it is without doubt, Stanley Brinks and The Flying Kaniks who will be performing at The Waiting Room, Eaglescliffe on Sunday May 13th. Stanley and his musical collaborator in chief the charming, French singer Freschard are simply unmissably good. It could be you did miss out when the Berlin based duo last dropped in to the vegetarian restaurant on ....


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Dry Me A River

Dry The River played a Kids Are Solid Gold awayday at The Cluny, Newcastle last week and Tracy Hyman and myself were there to capture it in words and pictures for today’s (Friday 4th May) Gazette whats-on.   The venue was absolutely heaving, sold out long ago to watch a band that is very much on the up at present.  Dry The River actually played at the Westgarth last year in the ....


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The Rollin’ Clones.

2012 marks the 50th anniversary of The Rolling Stones and Middlesbrough Town Hall is celebrating in style with a live show from the UK’s ultimate tribute to Jagger and co, The Rollin’ Clones.  The band celebrate their own 15 year anniversary this year and are marking the occasion with their 'Meals on Wheels Tour', which will stop off at the Town Hall on Saturday 29 June. This ....


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Bongo Bar Battle Of The Musicians

Last Sunday had a distinctly live musical note down at the Bongo Bar, Middlesbrough where host Weam introduced the five finalists in a battle of the musicans. I was a judge at a competition that stretched back to the autumn of 2011 but thankfully I wasn't expected to be a Simon Cowell as this was a distinctly friendly affair. Although there was prize money at stake, everyone was there to put on a ....


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More Top Acts Confirmed For Stockton Weekender

Teesside’s biggest outdoor music festival Stockton Weekender has announced a string of hotly tipped artists who are set to play this years sonic extravaganza, Fri 3 to Sun 5 August.     Man of the moment Jake Bugg will be bringing his summer soaked tunes to Stockton’s Riverside on Sunday 5 August, the perfect warm up for Simon & Oscar of Ocean Colour Scene and headliners James.   18-year-old Jake is making serious waves in the music industry, receiving ....


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More Top Acts Confirmed For Stockton Weekender

Teesside’s biggest outdoor music festival Stockton Weekender has announced a string of hotly tipped artists who are set to play this years sonic extravaganza, Fri 3 to Sun 5 August.    Man of the moment Jake Bugg will be bringing his summer soaked tunes to Stockton’s Riverside on Sunday 5 August, the perfect warm up for Simon & Oscar of Ocean Colour Scene and headliners James.   18-year-old Jake is making serious waves in the music industry, receiving huge ....


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Pete Molinari At The Georgian

One of Bruce Springsteen’s favourite singers, Pete Molinari, will be performing his old school country-blues at The Georgian Theatre on Saturday 5 May. When Springsteen was asked what music he was currently listening to he simply stated "Pete Molinari - and if you don't know anything about him, he's great". Pete can also count musical legends Ray Davies and Richard Hawley amongst his ....


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Summer Classics Ahead!

Two great nights to look forward to at Middlesbrough Town Hall - Classical music fans have two fantastic summer evenings to look forward to at Middlesbrough Town Hall over the next couple of months. Eagerly anticipated shows by the Berlin Symphony Orchestra (23 May) and the Halle (13 June) round off what has been an exciting 2011/12 Classical Season at the Town Hall, thanks to funding from Arts ....


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Ladyhawke – Anxiety

Ladyhawke is back in our region and watch out. But no need to feel anxious instead prepare to be stunned by a superb new album from the New Zealand singer songwriter with an ear for a fantastic tune. Ladyhawke aka Pip Brown will be previewing songs from the new album, Anxiety at the Sage next Tuesday. Ladyhawke is back and how. If slick, silver coated indie-electro pop songs are your bag you ....


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Leon Rosselson Songwriting Genius Enchants The Boro

He is the same age as Tees landmark, Newport Bridge and yet Leon Rosselson the Godfather of English protest song played his very first Middlesbrough gig on Sunday. The man whose songs have influenced generations of performers, audiences and agitators was invited to The Studio, Little Theatre Club on Sunday and welcomed with open arms for a superb night that was educational as well as ....


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Stockton Weekender Early Bird Deadline Looms

There's not long left to take advantage of our Early Bird ticket prices. Tickets currently stand at £15 p/day - £25 weekend - £45 weekend + camping. These prices run out on Monday 30 April, so don't hang around! Playing Saturday is punk band The Pogues, U.S.A indie rockers We Are Scientists, Mercury Nominated The Go! Team and American singer-songwriter Willy Mason. On Sunday ....


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Priests Set To Rock The Aisles

Catholic priests and their talented parishioners hope music will be the icebreaker this weekend when they hold two nights of fundraising at Middlesbrough Theatre. They will be ‘Rocking in the Aisles’ for the 16th time in a night of music and entertainment in aid of Middlesbrough Catholic Fellowship for those with additional needs. In an event that has become a fixture in the calendar since its inception in 1996, rocking priests from the Diocese of Middlesbrough will be led by folk ....


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Protest Song At The Studio

Tonight there is a rare chance to see, Leon Rosselson, the godfather of English protest song in his first ever Middlesbrough gig. Covered and revered by Chumbawamba and Billy Bragg amongst others Leon Rosselson's songs are sung at every folk club in the land. Tonight at the Studio, in the Little Theatre Club, Linthorpe (Avenue) Middlesbrough - LEON ROSSELSON - A very rare chance to see this ....


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Free Day Confirmed For Stockton Weekender 2012

 Stockton Weekender organisers, Tees Music Alliance (TMA), have confirmed that Friday (3 August) of this years 3 day festival will be a free event, and will be headlined by one of the UK’s leading tribute acts – Beatlemania.  Teesside’s biggest outdoor festival, Stockton Weekender, returns for its sophomore year on Friday 3 August and runs until Sunday ....


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Libertines Film For Georgian

The Georgian Theatre, Stockton, has pulled off a great coup in bagging an exclusive screening of the highly anticipated documentary The Libertines – There Are No Innocent Bystanders (15) on Saturday 21 April. The film will be screened as part of an official DVD launch party, one of only 2 the UK – and precedes a national Academy tour of the documentary. The Libertines: There Are No ....


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Mercedes At The Georgian

The Georgian Theatre’s monthly music night, aptly named The Good Music Club, is back on Friday 13 April and will feature one of Teesside’s mainstays on the music scene. Hartlepool band Mercedes have spent the last decade performing live at festivals such as Reading and Leeds, Middlesbrough Music Live, and The Wickerman Festival, and the four-piece have been molded into a perfectly ....


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Stockton Calling – Who To See And Where

Now firmly established as the first big Teesside all day festival of the year Stockton Calling looks bigger and better than ever. This is not PR speak this is me saying this, there are more acts, 40 in all and now 5 venues but also the quality has taken a quantum leap as well. Here is the full list of runners and riders but be warned there are some extremely tough choices to make. Who to ....


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Sixties Band Are On The Search

Platinum selling 60s heroes The Searchers are heading to Middlesbrough Town Hall Crypt on Thursday 12th April for an evening of reminiscing and hit music. The Searchers, with total record sales well in excess of 40 million, still have great appeal to audiences of all ages as they continue touring the globe to mass acclaim. Tonight’s concert has been specially devised for UK touring, ....


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Sound It Out With The Futureheads

How is this for a special Good Friday treat? The Futureheads will be performing a short set plus a signing session at Sound It Out Records, Stockton – 6.30-7.30pm. What an egg-citing way to celebrate Good Friday at the World Famous Sound It Out record shop – they're all film stars you know thanks to the internationally acclaimed documentary of Jeanie Finlay. And in the company of ....


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