North East artists put in the spotlight.
Each month we take a closer look into the world of one band in particular, to help give you a further insight into their unique world. Discover them, as a band, and them, personally.
By: Thomas Anderson
Newcastle-based electronic two-piece, Mausoleums will be releasing their new EP 'Into The Gyre' this month with a release show arranged at the Cumberland Arms stage of Northern Electric Festival, in Newcastle, on Thursday 22nd June.
By: Thomas Anderson
Local indie-pop veterans, Head Of Light Entertainment (HOLE) are releasing their long-awaited third studio album, ‘Drool’ this month.
By: Damian Robinson
Band/Artist: The Golden Age of Nothing
Happily ever after seems a phrase well suited, if not slightly ironic, when used alongside Teesside psychedelic goth rock outfit, The Golden Age of Nothing.
By: Adam Hutchinson
Band/Artist: Abel Raise the Cain
Formed in 2012, Abel Raise The Cain are a six-piece band from Teesside.
By: Hannah Dodsworth
Band/Artist: Five Pence Game
Five Pence Game is the collaborative side project of Ally Morton (Massa Confusa). With little to no preparation he invites other artists from across the North East into the studio to record music in the moment.
By: Rebecca Schott
Newcastle-based trio, Good Friend are doing great things for the punk music scene in the North East. And Adam Carroll, Leon Connolly and Andy Reid have just released their debut album.
OK, Sundance aren’t an originals band and they aren’t about to achieve global recording domination with their first album release. But if you are into 60’s psychedelia and you appreciate top musicianship then you really should check them out.
By: Sal Wilcox
If you haven't heard the bewitching and gorgeously moody tunes from Newcastle based band Kobadelta, then you're seriously missing out.
By: Katie Hall
If you haven't heard of Hartlepool's post-indie poster boys Plaza, don’t worry as they’re set to release more material soon, and they’re playing headline gig at Middlesbrough's Empire tomorrow.
By: Kat Behan
Teesside infectious and authentic rock and roll four-piece, Catalyse are due to release their debut EP this month.