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After a successful first event last year, A Stone’s Throw Festival returns on Saturday 25th May at the picturesque coastal locations of Tynemouth and North Shields. The festival will transform nine bars, venues and unique spaces into fully-fledged music venues for the day, as well as offer ticket holders access to an open-top double-decker bus service to transport them from venue to venue.

Accompanying this news is the first-wave announcement of artists who will be performing at 2024’s event. Set to perform are indie powerhouses Sundara Karma, Amsterdam trip Pip Blom, revered London rockers Gengahr, punk-infused sensations Bilk, DIY pop newcomer Downtown Kayoto and enigmatic Brighton sextet Opus Kink, alongside a host of the North East’s finest talent, including Arctic Lake, Arthur Hill, Downtown Koyoto, Frankie Archer, mustbejohn, Rum Jungle, Ruth Lyon, Sipho., Teenage Dads, Bled, Borrelle, Callum Pitt, Camel Island, Car Boots Sale, Carsick, Cat Ryan, Chloe & The Brainwaves, Conor Michael, Cosial, Cucamaras, Cusp, Crux, Delights, Dutch Criminal Record, Elizabeth Liddle, Eyeconic, Finn Forster, Fiona-Lee, Frankie Dobson, Frankie Jobling, Gen And The Degenerates, Hannah Robinson, India Arkin, Joe Ramsey, Lip Filler, Lofty, Lost Romantic, Marina Josephina, Mezanmi, Nadedja, Noyou, Park View, Pentire, Polyvinyl, Post-Party, Rivkala, Scrannabis, Sounds Mint, Sterling Press, Tatayana, The Avelons, The Early Purple, The Family Rain, The Peevie Wonders, The Silver Lines, Trunk, Twayn and more.

Speaking ahead of their first major lineup announcement, founder Anthony Thompson (Notion Live Events) adds: “We’re delighted to be bringing our flagship tastemaker event A Stone’s Throw Festival back to the beautiful Newcastle coastline this May 25th! Delivering the event in 2022 was a huge deal for us and by doing so, I believe we managed to establish the event on a national scale. This led us to many new ideas and exciting conversations regarding how we can continue to develop and execute a music discovery event worthy of peoples’ hard-earned cash. This all said, we aim to smash it out the park in 2024 and ensure everybody has the best possible time!” 

Tickets for A Stone’s Throw Festival 2024 are on sale now and priced at £33.62 HERE



Sundara Karma

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