El Cid

El Cid have been added to the bill of the Band of Holy Joy show on April 29th at Middlesbrough’s Westgarth Club to replace Roy Moller who sadly has had to pull out. They were last on Teesside last year when supporting Martin Stephenson in Stockton’s Green Room. The band also went down a storm […]

April at The Westgarth

First up on Sat 16th are The Fallen Leaves supported by The Cathode Ray and Sound Reaction. The Westgarth has almost become a second home for the West London band and they never fail to please with their Sixties garage and Seventies punk influences. They discard modern technology where ever possible and are simply at […]

Graham Day & The Forefathers

Been a long time coming but Graham Day & The Forefathers eventually make their way to Stockton this Saturday – it’s going to be a great night. Been a long time in the making but fantastic to see a band of such quality making such a rare appearance this far North. King Mojo supporting as […]

The Cyanide Pills

The Cyanide Pills may just be the finest band in the world. “A gang of c***s from a desolate land.” 40 years of punk?  If you must but this is punk in 2016. The high energy, power pop escapist fun element of punk. All skinny jeans & t shirts, day-glo colours and an explosion of […]

First Show Of 2016 – Graham Day & The Forefathers

Garage rock, Freakbeat, punk rock, rocknroll, psych rock. Some of the tags applied to the very wonderful Graham Day & The Forefathers who headline at Stockton’s Georgian Theatre on Saturday 5th March. A rare opportunity to see this much acclaimed band playing live outside the London/Southern regions. The crucial ingredients of The Prisoners, Prime Movers, […]

End Of Year Review.

Not so much a review as a quick round up and a putting to bed of 2015. I fully intended to do far less shows in 2015 but again ended up doing 13 shows of my own and 1 co promotion with Tees Music Alliance. The year started & ended with shows by the ever […]