Discover a real insight into the world of our editor and founder, Lee Allcock.
Our editor and founder, Lee Allcock is a qualified journalist from Stockton-on-Tees. He is passionate about local music and culture, and his aim is to connect local people together with local bands, local venues and local events.
If you're not aware, over the next few months we're looking to move into print. We'll also be keeping the site, which will cover the entire region, but our printed version will be predominantly Teesside, Darlington and Hartlepool based.
A lot of ideas have been buzzing about at the moment with regards to NE Volume.
Over the next few months we’re looking to expand and to delve deeper into the realm of the North East music scene.
It’s great to play a small part in exposing some of the great talent on offer right across the North East.
So, after being up and running with the site for just over a month, I’m absolutely thrilled with how it’s all going, and I hope you, the reader, are too.
I’m overwhelmed by the support we’ve had over the last month, and our Launch Night, at Mink in Middlesbrough, showed just how much support we’ve managed to gain in such a short space of time.
From simply hearing these words from a friend: ‘Why don‘t you set up your own North East music magazine’, to creating a launch night at Mink in Middlesbrough and going live online, things have moved extremely quickly.