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Focus: Tobias Sarra

The genre-fluid musician based in Newcastle tells us all about himself ahead of his upcoming single, Something Natural (out 11th July)

Thu 9 Jul 2020 | VIEW

ALBUM REVIEW: Venus Furs – S/T

Stephen Oliver reviews the debut release from Montreal’s multi-instrumentalist

Thu 9 Jul 2020 | VIEW

NEWS: The Creative Social – Gigs and Touring in Lockdown with Soweto Kinch

The Creative Social’s next event features contemporary jazz legend Soweto Kinch

Wed 8 Jul 2020 | VIEW

INTERVIEW: St James Infirmary

Coming at you from the backstreets of Ashington like a Pitmatic Joe Meek, St James Infirmary is getting noticed after thirty-five years at the coalface of pop. Lee Fisher finds out why

Wed 8 Jul 2020 | VIEW

NEWS: OddManOut – It’s All Happening Here

The Darlington-based theatre company will work collaboratively with local people using online workshops and tutorials

Wed 8 Jul 2020 | VIEW

News: Durham BRASS Online 2020

Durham’s liveliest music event takes place online from 13th-18th July

Wed 8 Jul 2020 | VIEW

ALBUM REVIEW: Julianna Barwick – Healing is a Miracle

Elodie A. Roy reviews the short but haunting new release from Julianna Barwick

Wed 8 Jul 2020 | VIEW

ALBUM REVIEW: Margo Price – That’s How Rumours Get Started

Lee Hammond reviews the phenomenal third album from Margo Price

Wed 8 Jul 2020 | VIEW

My Inspiration: Simon Taylor – Formentera Dream

The Newcastle-based singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist tells us about what inspired his latest single

Wed 8 Jul 2020 | VIEW

NEWS: Help create the ultimate lockdown playlist on The Six Twenty’s Mixtape

The Six Twenty’s Mixtape will be a musical celebration for all the people and places we’ve been missing during lockdown

Tue 7 Jul 2020 | VIEW

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