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FRIDAY 27 APRIL
280s                                       8PM
Three Mile Inn Gosforth  / Great North Road / Gosforth Newcastle
SCRATCH
Greens Sunderland / 36 Low Road / Sunderland
ROSE PARADE
The Station Killingworth / Station Road / Killingworth
RITCHIE BEE BAND
The Hastings  Seaton Delaval / Wheatridge Row / Seaton Delaval
SIX NOWT
Market Tavern Chester Le Street / South Burns / Chester Le Street
MITCH LADDIE BAND
Crook Hotel Crook  / Hope Street / Crook County Durham
WHOLE HOG
Big Jug Durham / Claypath / Durham
ON THE ROCKS
the Bay Horse in Bishop Auckland
THE FORCE
The Lambton Arms, Front Street, Chester le Street
GHOSTBAND
Ox & Plough, Ruby Rd, Oxclose, Washington
AMERICAN GIRL
Imperial Hotel, Stanley
SHAKE THE SNAKE
Marsden Inn, Redwell Ln, South Shields NE34 7JS
TUMBLIN DICE
Murton Colliery Club                 CC
TUBESNAKE
The Queen Vic, Victoria Road, South Shields, NE33 4NL
CONTRABAND
The Moorcock Peterlee
WITCHKRAFT
Glendale Club, Hall Lane, Houghton-le-Spring DH5 8DA
BLACK JACK
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead
OVERDRIVE
The Penny Gill Spennymoor
ELANBAK
the queens head cullercoats
SCOTT KEIRS
The New Plough Dipton NE16 6AZ              7.30PM
DAN MCCLEW
Italian Farmhouse, Durham Road, Coxhoe DH6 4HX              8.15PM
BLUE DIAMOND ACOUSTIC DUO
Lambton Worm, North Road Chester le Street DH3 4AJ          8.45PM
9TH AVENUE
The Lambton Worm Sunderland             9.30pm
OLD CODGER
Steels Social Club, S/land
OASIS JAM
Star Inn, 79 Westgate Road, Newcastle NE1 1SQ        0191 2615900
HEARTBREAKER
The Mallard, Stockton Road, Seaham
DIRTY SOUTH
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
GHOSTBAND
Ox & Plough, Raby Rd, Oxclose, Washington
TRUDI
High Howdon Social Club, Tynemouth Road, NE28 0EA       8.30pm      
THE HOOKAHS
Platform1, East Bedlington Community Centre, Ne22 7JN
ADRENALINE
The Red Lion, Stockton

SATURDAY 28 APRIL
RUSS TIPPINS                           4PM
Crook Hotel Crook  / Hope Street / Crook County Durham
CHRIS WARNOCK
The Bridge Inn Annitsford / Front Street / Annitsford Cramlington
BETTY AND THE BANDANAS
Blue Bell Washington / Pearth Hall Road / Donwell Washington
RITCHIE BEE BAND
Red Lion Earsdon Whitley Bay / Front Street / Earsdon Whitley Bay
THE WHOLE HOG
Runhead Bar & Grill Ryton / Holburn Lane / Ryton
THE ME MEs
The Station Killingworth / Station Road / Killingworth
7 SINS
White Swan Morpeth / Newgate Street / Morpeth
THE FORCE
Barnsley Trades Club , Racecommon Road, Barnsley             CC
FRANKIES CAFE

Rising Sun, Bank Top, Crawcrook  

THE TEST PILOTS
The Durham Ox, Coundon
GHOSTBAND
The Shakespeare, Guide Post, Choppington
RUF RECORDS
BLUES CARAVAN 2018
feat. Mike Zito. Bernard Allison and Vanja Sky
Hartlepool United Supporters Club ts268ps             3 
17.50/ 20 per tkt               tickets can be bought on Ents24 or 075359 79658
AMERICAN GIRL
Middleton st George Cricket Club (just outside Darlington)
BORDERLAND
Poachers Cottage Callerton, Newcastle NE5 1NQ         0191 2140417
JUMP THE GUN
The Grand Hotel, Bishop Auckland
TRIP HAZARD NE
The Guidepost, Ryhope St South, Sunderland
RIVELINO
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead           
THE SUSPECT DEVICE
The crook Hotel Crook
ON THE ROCKS
The Angel, Durham
CONTRABAND
The Ben Lomond Jarrow
THE WHOLE HOG
The Runhead , Ryton. NE40 3HJ
FOUR LETTER WORD
Aletaster - Gateshead
THE GRUMPIES            cancelled
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead
T.ROX
Benedictine Social Club. Cramlington.           8.30PM         cc
OVERDRIVE
The Jingling Gate Newcastle
FM
The Mallard Seaham
THE GRAHAM HENDERSON EXPERIENCE
Billingham Catholic club , billingham
THE THIEVES
west auckland club
JONNY BOYLE
The New Plough Dipton NE16 6AZ              7.30PM
FUNK COLLECTIVE
The Lambton Worm Sunderland             9.30pm
SCRATCH
The Westoe, South Shields NE33 3DY
BIG RIVER
Rose & Crown North St Winlaton
THE LOFT BOYS
Star Inn, 79 Westgate Road, Newcastle NE1 1SQ        0191 2615900
GET CARTER
The Old Fox, Felling, NE10 0HQ
GHOSTBAND
The Shakespeare, Front St, Guide Post, Choppington
BLUE DIAMOND
The Turf, Consett
THE BANDITS       cancelled           cc
Byers Green Club, North St, Byers Green, Spennymoor, DL16 7PU
SOUL CAPITAL
High Howdon Social Club, Tynemouth Road, NE28 0EA       8.30pm       CC
THE SKA-TOONS                        Tickets 5
Platform1, East Bedlington Community Centre, Ne22 7JN
MUGSHOT           cancelled
Fat Ox Whitley Bay
ADRENALINE
The Prospect, Sunderland
TUBESNAKE
Byers Green Club, North Street, Spennymoor, DL16 7PU,          2
THOR
Easington Colliery Club    8.30PM     CC

SUNDAY 29 APRIL
BIG HEAVY BEATLE                  7PM
Vigilant Inn South Shields / Sunderland Road / South Shields
AMERICAN GIRL                     4.30PM
Star Inn, 79 Westgate Road, Newcastle NE1 1SQ        0191 2615900 
STAX BROS
Hartlepool United Supporters Club ts268ps......5.30pm....3
HEARTBREAKER
The Bell and Bucket, Norfolk Street, North Shields 7.00pm start
THE BEER MONKEYS             6PM
The Crown 8 commercial street crook dl15 9hp
TROUBLESHOOTERS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead            6PM
THE SUSPECT DEVICE
The Penny Gill Spennymoor                4.30 start
TUMBLIN DICE
The Royal, Trimdon Colliery
TUBESNAKE                          4PM
The Crook Hotel, Hope Street, Crook, DL15 9HU
THREE ODD SHOES          4.30PM
Butchers arms, Sunderland, (SR1 2BL)
MICKY GLAM'S 70s SHOW Market Tavern, Chester le Street
WITCHKRAFT
New Tavern, 1 Speculation Place, Concord, Washington NE37 2AL [5pm start]
THIS MACHINE                6.45PM
the queens head cullercoats
JACK CUMMINGS
Poetic License Bar Roker Hotel            5.45pm
BUSK OFF
The Old Fox, Felling, NE10 0HQ
ROCKSTOCK (Newcastle Uni)
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
JADE
Hilltop, Stanley
BUSKERS NIGHT
Ox & Plough, Oxclose Village Centre, Washington, NE38 0LZ
STRICTLY COME BUSTING WITH RAMONDO DELUXE
6.00 till 8.30 pm    The Grey Horse Inn, Penshaw Village
FLY GUYS
Easington Colliery Club    8.30PM     CC

MONDAY 30 APRIL
OPEN MIC WITH BOBBY PROCTOR       8PM
Red Lion Earsdon Whitley Bay / Front Street / Earsdon Whitley Bay
SO WHAT
Red Lion,Norton


TUESDAY 1 MAY
UNIVERSITY STUDENTS SHOWCASE SHOW
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

WEDNESDAY 2 MAY
OPEN MIC WITH PAUL AND ALI
Clayton Arms Dudley Cramlington / Grieves Row / Dudley Cramlington
LIVE BUSKERS
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

THURSDAY 3 MAY
BATTLE OF THE BANDS
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
BUSKERS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead
AMERICAN GIRL Osbournes, Yarm
HEARTBREAKER part of the pie festival weekend

FRIDAY 4 MAY
UNCLE GILBERT
Big Jug Durham / Claypath / Durham
ASSASSIN
Crook Hotel Crook  / Hope Street / Crook County Durham
7 SINS
Greens Sunderland / 36 Low Road / Sunderland
ON THE ROCKS
Market Tavern Chester Le Street / South Burns / Chester Le Street
OVERDRIVE
The Hastings  Seaton Delaval / Wheatridge Row / Seaton Delaval
SCRATCH
The Station Killingworth / Station Road / Killingworth
GARY SPALDING
The New Plough Dipton NE16 6AZ              7.30PM
MAKING TREBLE
Italian Farmhouse, Durham Road, Coxhoe DH6 4HX              8.15PM
GARETH BEDDARD
Lambton Worm, North Road Chester le Street DH3 4AJ          8.45PM
CENTRAL PARK BAND
The Lambton Worm Sunderland             9.30pm
THE FORCE
Marquis of Granby, Gateshead Road, Streetgate, Sunniside
TUMBLIN DICE
Ox & Plough, Oxclose Village Centre, Washington, NE38 0LZ
AMERICAN GIRL
PennyGill, Spennymoor
EXTRAORDINARY GENTLEMEN
High Howdon Social Club, Tynemouth Road, NE28 0EA       8.30pm      
WE LOVE THE 90s / SOLO ARTIST
Usworth and Washington Gardeners Club Industrial Rd Washington Tyne and Wear NE37 3AB       2.00      7pm - late
BLUE DIAMOND   part of the pie festival weekend
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

SATURDAY 5 MAY
THE ME-MEs
Alexandra North Shields / Queen Alexandra Road / North Shields
RELOAD
Blue Bell Washington / Pearth Hall Road / Donwell Washington
RIFF RAFF
Crook Hotel Crook  / Hope Street / Crook County Durham
THE SPIRALS
Flying Scotsman Forest Hall / Briar Edge  / Forest Hall
SHARE THE DARKNESS
Frog and Ferret Spennymoor / Coulson Street / Spennymoor Co Durham
LOUNGE LIZARDS
Half Moon Stakeford / Half Moon Street / Stakeford Choppington
TIME CHECK
Market Tavern Chester Le Street / South Burns / Chester Le Street
LIBERTY BELLE
Newton Park Benton / Benton Park Road / Benton Newcastle
BERNIE AND THE BLUE NOTES
The Bridge Inn Annitsford / Front Street / Annitsford Cramlington
LONG WAVE
The Poachers Cottage Callerton / Armstrong Road / Callerton Newcastle
OVERDRIVE
The Sun Burnopfield / Front Street / Burnopfield Newcastle Upon Tyne
THE FINAL POUTDOWN
The Tavern Blyth / Beaconsfield Street / Blyth Northumberland
HAIR OF THE DERG
White Swan Morpeth / Newgate Street / Morpeth
DANIELLE AND MATTY
The New Plough Dipton NE16 6AZ              7.30PM
BLISTERED MOLLY
The Lambton Worm Sunderland                      9.30pm
THE FORCE
Heaton Buffs, Heaton Road, Newcastle upon Tyne           CC
TUBESNAKE
The Fat Ox, Whitley Road, Whitley Bay, NE26 2TG
RELOAD
Blue Bell - Washington
FRANKIES CAFE

Coxlodge Club, Jubilee Road, Gosforth  

THE WHOLE HOG
The Old Fox, Felling, NE10 0HQ
T.ROX Renishaw Miners Welfare Club, Sheffield.      8.30     . cc.
GATECRASHERS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead
GHOSTBAND
Blackhall Navy Club, East St, Blackhall
AMERICAN GIRL
Frigate, Marske
JUST A GIRL
High Howdon Social Club, Tynemouth Road, NE28 0EA       8.30pm       CC
THE CLAIRE MARSHALL EXPERIENCE / SOLO ARTIST
Usworth and Washington Gardeners Club Industrial Rd Washington Tyne and Wear NE37 3AB       2.00      7pm - late
WITCHKRAFT
Times Inn, 43 Wear St, Southwick, Sunderland SR5 2BH
ADRENALINE
Doctor Browns, Corporation Road, Middlesbrough
HERE'S JONNY
Easington Colliery Club    8.30PM     CC
THE STRAITS      part of the pie festival weekend Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

SUNDAY 6 MAY
BRITZ BAND                             5PM
Market Tavern Chester Le Street / South Burns / Chester Le Street
RUSS TIPPINS                            7PM
Melton Constable Seaton Sluice / Beresford Road / Seaton Sluice Whitley bay
DEAD MANS SHOES                   7PM
The Hastings  Seaton Delaval / Wheatridge Row / Seaton Delaval
GIROSCOPE                                   7PM
Vigilant Inn South Shields / Sunderland Road / South Shields
HILLBILLY HOOKAHS                8PM
White Swan Morpeth / Newgate Street / Morpeth
MUSIC FESTIVAL
The New Plough Dipton NE16 6AZ             
FIRE LADY LUCK
The Lambton Worm Sunderland             9.30pm
SAM WRIGHT
Poetic License Bar Roker Hotel            5.45pm
KILLY ROCKS
The Gatecrashers / Media Junkies / King for a Day / Tommy and the Oddballs / Sticky Fingers /
Liberty Belle

Killingworth Social Club, Citadel East, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE12 6UQ
Doors open 1pm                     Tickets 5
All proceeds donated to Macmillan Cancer Support
Call Ian on 07775707775 for tickets or collect from Killingworth Club

BIG RIVER 1.30pm / BLISTERED MOLLY 4PM     CC
Gateshead beer festival Gateshead Rugby Club Eastwood Gardens
BLUE DIAMOND                         4.30PM
The Old Fox, Felling, NE10 0HQ
BAR STOOL PREACHERS    5 door
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
DIRTY SOUTH
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead
CROOKFEST 2018
Big Tent...
The Scandals, The Kill, Ohasis, Born Villains,
Metal Militia, Sleeze Sisters, The Thieves
Scooter Tent...
JD & the Woodsmen, Ska Mania, Toxic,
Rabble Rousers, Small Wonder, Heretics
Hut Marquee...
Alcatraz House Band, The Bandits, UFO Obsession,
Punk Pop Disaster, Circa 69, Hellrasier, Headhunters
Crook Football Ground
DL15 9PW  

Tickets 15 / 25 at Gate 


noon till 11pm


tickets online at crookfest.co.uk
RUBY AND THE MYSTERY CATS
new hartley club..bristol street,new hartley,whitley bay,NE250RL
BUSKERS NIGHT
Ox & Plough, Oxclose Village Centre, Washington, NE38 0LZ
AMERICAN GIRL
Blue Bell, Washington
BEARDSMITH
Easington Colliery Club    8.30PM     CC
THE UNDERSTUDIES  part of the pie festival weekend Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

MONDAY 7 MAY
UK ROCK LEGENDS
Crook Hotel Crook  / Hope Street / Crook County Durham
BIG RIVER
Mill View Club Sunderland             8.30pm
HIGH SPIRITS
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
TEMPEST
Red Lion,Norton
SPONGE DIVERS          4PM
Ox & Plough, Oxclose Village Centre, Washington, NE38 0LZ
TRIP HAZARD NE
The Gateway North East Family Fundraiser
The Burn, Hetton Rd, Houghton le Spring, DH5 8JN.              1pm - 5pm

TUESDAY 8 MAY
BUSKERS WITH DAVE MOFFATT AND ALAN KNIGHTS
Blue Bell Washington / Pearth Hall Road / Donwell Washington    7.30PM
SCOTT MATTHEWS            CC
The Cluny | Newcastle

WEDNESDAY 9 MAY
OPEN MIC WITH PAUL AND ALI
Clayton Arms Dudley Cramlington / Grieves Row / Dudley Cramlington
LIVE BUSKERS
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

THURSDAY 10 MAY
BLOODSTOCK BATTLE OF THE BANDS
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
BUSKERS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead
AMERICAN GIRL
Victoria, Saltburn
BANDAGED MOON
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

FRIDAY 11 MAY
THE Vs
Big Jug Durham / Claypath / Durham
STICKY FINGERS
Crook Hotel Crook  / Hope Street / Crook County Durham
TINA TURNER ROCKS
Greens Sunderland / 36 Low Road / Sunderland
GIPSY EYES
Market Tavern Chester Le Street / South Burns / Chester Le Street
ELI
The Hastings  Seaton Delaval / Wheatridge Row / Seaton Delaval
THE 280s
The Station Killingworth / Station Road / Killingworth
SAM WRIGHT
The New Plough Dipton NE16 6AZ              7.30PM
M&R ACOUSTIC
Italian Farmhouse, Durham Road, Coxhoe DH6 4HX              8.15PM
THE CIVILIANS DUO
Lambton Worm, North Road Chester le Street DH3 4AJ          8.45PM
FUNKSTER
The Lambton Worm Sunderland             9.30pm
THE FORCE
Steels Social Club, Peacock Street West, Sunderland
THE GRAHAM HENDERSON EXPERIENCE
Bay Horse Bishop Auckland
RELOAD
Ox and Plough - Washington
THE SUSPECT DEVICE
The Crosskeys Washington
SURREAL PANTHER
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
HEARBREAKER
Queen's Head, 6 Front Street, Cullercoats. NE30 4QB
RELOAD
Ox & Plough, Oxclose Village Centre, Washington, NE38 0LZ
AMERICAN GIRL
Queen Vic, South Shields
PISTOLEROS
Murton Colliery Club         1.50 
MICHAEL RICHARDS
High Howdon Social Club, Tynemouth Road, NE28 0EA       8.30pm      
LONDON CALLING / SOLOIST
Usworth and Washington Gardeners Club Industrial Rd Washington Tyne and Wear NE37 3AB       2.00      7pm - late
WITCHKRAFT
Magnesia Bank, 1 Camden St, North Shields NE30 1NH
BON JOVI FOREVER / THE KILL
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

SATURDAY 12 MAY
LOCK N LOAD
Blue Bell Washington / Pearth Hall Road / Donwell Washington
THE SPACE HOPPERS
Crook Hotel Crook  / Hope Street / Crook County Durham
EDDIE MILLER
Frog and Ferret Spennymoor / Coulson Street / Spennymoor Co Durham
RITCHIE BEE BAND
Golden Lion Corbridge / Hill Street / Corbridge
THE PRE AMPS
Red Lion Earsdon Whitley Bay / Front Street / Earsdon Whitley Bay
JONNY SAX
Runhead Bar & Grill Ryton / Holburn Lane / Ryton
BEYOND BLONDE
The Bridge Inn Annitsford / Front Street / Annitsford Cramlington
TOMMY AND THE ODDBALLS
The Poachers Cottage Callerton / Armstrong Road / Callerton Newcastle
CENTRAL PARK
The Station Killingworth / Station Road / Killingworth
THE PACK UK
White Swan Morpeth / Newgate Street / Morpeth
MISTAKEN FOR STRANGERS
The New Plough Dipton NE16 6AZ              7.30PM
THE REGULATORS
The Lambton Worm Sunderland             9.30pm
THE FORCE
The Fat Ox, Whitley Road, Whitley Bay
AMERICAN GIRL
The Grand Hotel Bishop Auckland
BLISTERED MOLLY
Charity Event Yetholm  Scottish Borders
STORMY MONDAY
pelaw inn, pelaw
FRANKIES CAFE

Stormont Main Club, Springwell Road, Wrekenton   

PRISONERS OF FENDER
The Old Fox, Felling, NE10 0HQ
THE SUSPECT DEVICE
The Wheatsheaf Sunderland
BORDERLAND
Westerhope Golf Club Westerhope, Newcastle NE5 1PP      0191 2867636 Tickets only - available from the club
DUNES
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
GHOSTBAND
Coxlodge Social club,  Jubilee Rd, Gosforth
AMERICAN GIRL
The Grand, Bishop Auckland
RAY BANKS ROCK N OLD SHOW
High Howdon Social Club, Tynemouth Road, NE28 0EA       8.30pm       CC
FIZZYFISH
The Townhouse, Whitley Bay
VIENNA / SOLOIST
Usworth and Washington Gardeners Club Industrial Rd Washington Tyne and Wear NE37 3AB       2.00      7pm - late
MAHOGANY NEWT
Easington Colliery Club    8.30PM     CC
THE ABOMINABLE SHOWMEN
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

SUNDAY 13 MAY
THE EXCITERS                      4PM
Crook Hotel Crook  / Hope Street / Crook County Durham
GARETH BEDDARD               6PM
Red Lion Earsdon Whitley Bay / Front Street / Earsdon Whitley Bay
FOSSIL                                 7PM
Vigilant Inn South Shields / Sunderland Road / South Shields
CLAYPATH DUO
Poetic License Bar Roker Hotel            5.45pm
KINDRED SPIRIT
The Royal. (Trimdon) 4.30PM
RUSS TIPPINS                    4.30PM
The Old Fox, Felling, NE10 0HQ
JO JAMES BAND
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead
BUSKERS NIGHT
Ox & Plough, Oxclose Village Centre, Washington, NE38 0LZ
BALLBREAKERS            6PM
The Crown 8 commercial Street Crook Dl15 9hp    01388 765001
WITCHKRAFT
Star Inn, 79 Westgate Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1SQ
THE SKYWALKERS
Queen's Head, Front Street, Cullercoats,           6.45pm
GASLIGHTERS
Easington Colliery Club    8.30PM     CC

MONDAY 14 MAY
CRIMSON SKIES
Red Lion,Norton

TUESDAY 15 MAY



WEDNESDAY 16 MAY
OPEN MIC WITH PAUL AND ALI
Clayton Arms Dudley Cramlington / Grieves Row / Dudley Cramlington
LIVE BUSKERS
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

THURSDAY 17 MAY
DELTORAS / BEAUTIFUL MADHEADS
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
BUSKERS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead

FRIDAY 18 MAY
ON THE ROCKS
Big Jug Durham / Claypath / Durham
CONTRABAND
Crook Hotel Crook  / Hope Street / Crook County Durham
SIX NOWT
Greens Sunderland / 36 Low Road / Sunderland
STEALER
Market Tavern Chester Le Street / South Burns / Chester Le Street
RITCHIE BEE BAND
South Beach Blyth / Fulmar Drive / South Beach Blyth
THE PRE AMPS
The Hastings  Seaton Delaval / Wheatridge Row / Seaton Delaval
BRYDON ACOUSTIC
The Station Killingworth / Station Road / Killingworth
THE FORCE
The Pelaw Inn, Shields Road, Gateshead
BIG RIVER
Trimmers South Shields
THE SUSPECT DEVICE
The Queens Head Cullercoats
BORDERLAND
The Lord Nelson Jarrow, NE32 5NN           0191 4897231
T.ROX
Millview Social Club. Sunderland.           8.30
BIGFOOT / DEAD MANS WHISKEY
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
GHOSTBAND
Steels Club, Peacock Rd West, Sunderland
LILY
High Howdon Social Club, Tynemouth Road, NE28 0EA       8.30pm      
FOXX / SOLOIST
Usworth and Washington Gardeners Club Industrial Rd Washington Tyne and Wear NE37 3AB       2.00      7pm - late
WITCHKRAFT
Cross Keys, Spout Lane, Washington NE38 7AB
MR PUNCH        Marillion tribute
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

SATURDAY 19 MAY
MAD MANNERS - one man Madness show
Alexandra North Shields / Queen Alexandra Road / North Shields
RYAN TOUGH
Blue Bell Washington / Pearth Hall Road / Donwell Washington
PISTOLEROS
Crook Hotel Crook  / Hope Street / Crook County Durham
DIABLO
Flying Scotsman Forest Hall / Briar Edge  / Forest Hall
ACOUSTIC BEATLES
Frog and Ferret Spennymoor / Coulson Street / Spennymoor Co Durham
FLYING Vs
Market Tavern Chester Le Street / South Burns / Chester Le Street
PRETTY WEEDS
Runhead Bar & Grill Ryton / Holburn Lane / Ryton
CONTRABAND
The Bridge Inn Annitsford / Front Street / Annitsford Cramlington
ROOM 101
The Poachers Cottage Callerton / Armstrong Road / Callerton Newcastle
DOG IN A BOX
The Sun Burnopfield / Front Street / Burnopfield Newcastle Upon Tyne
GET CARTER
White Swan Morpeth / Newgate Street / Morpeth
THE FORCE
New Lodge WMC, Wakefield Road, Barnsley             CC
SO WHAT
The Grand Hotel Bishop Auckland
BLISTERED MOLLY
Golden Lion Corbridge 
FRANKIES CAFE

Coach & Horses, Leybourne Hold, Birtley

STAN THE BAND
The Old Fox, Felling, NE10 0HQ
THE SUSPECT DEVICE
The Mill Hartlepool
BLOODSTOCK BATTLE OF THE BANDS SEMI FINAL
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
BEER MONKEYS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead
THE WHODLUMS new hartley club..bristol street,new hartley,whitley bay,NE250RL
AMERICAN GIRL
The Fox, Guisborough
FOREVER YOUNG
High Howdon Social Club, Tynemouth Road, NE28 0EA       8.30pm       CC
THE EMERALD THIEVES / SOLO ARTIST
Usworth and Washington Gardeners Club Industrial Rd Washington Tyne and Wear NE37 3AB       2.00      7pm - late
WITCHKRAFT
Lochside, Redhill Drive, Benton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7LJ
BON JOVI FOREVER / THE KILL
Easington Colliery Club    8.30PM     CC
TOXIC
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

SUNDAY 20 MAY
SKULLDUGGERY                     4PM
Crook Hotel Crook  / Hope Street / Crook County Durham
STAX BROS.                                  5PM
Market Tavern Chester Le Street / South Burns / Chester Le Street
BIG HEAVY BEATLE                   7PM
Vigilant Inn South Shields / Sunderland Road / South Shields
KINDRED SPIRIT
Supporters Club. ( hartlepool)               5.30PM                3
THE LOUNGE LIZARDS            4.30PM
The Old Fox, Felling, NE10 0HQ
RED HOT PANTHERS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead
DUST TOWN DOGS            6PM
The Crown 8 commercial Street Crook Dl15 9hp    01388 765001
ADRENALINE
The Penny Gill, Spennymoor 4.30pm start
VIENNA
Easington Colliery Club    8.30PM     CC

MONDAY 21 MAY
MIRRORED LIPS / NOISE AND NAIVE / GIRLHOGG
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
MICK BECKER
Red Lion,Norton
WITCHKRAFT
Mill View Club, 110 Station Rd, Sunderland SR6 9AE

TUESDAY 22 MAY
TRAGEDY (Bee Gees metal) Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238

WEDNESDAY 23 MAY
OPEN MIC WITH PAUL AND ALI
Clayton Arms Dudley Cramlington / Grieves Row / Dudley Cramlington
SABIENDAS
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
LIVE BUSKERS
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

THURSDAY 24 MAY
CONCRETE KINGDOM
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
BUSKERS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead

FRIDAY 25 MAY
MUGSHOT
Big Jug Durham / Claypath / Durham
LZDC
Crook Hotel Crook  / Hope Street / Crook County Durham
BLADE UK
Greens Sunderland / 36 Low Road / Sunderland
ROADRUNNERS
Market Tavern Chester Le Street / South Burns / Chester Le Street
THE 280s
The Hastings  Seaton Delaval / Wheatridge Row / Seaton Delaval
RITCHIE BEE BAND
The Station Killingworth / Station Road / Killingworth
THE PRE AMPS                     8PM
Three Mile Inn Gosforth  / Great North Road / Gosforth Newcastle
PISTOLEROS
The Bay Horse Bishop Auckland
KINDRED SPIRIT
Glendale Club. (Houghton le Spring)            9.15PM
CLASSIC CLAPTON (AFTER MIDNIGHT)   7.30pm
Middlesbrough Theatre, The Avenue, Middlesbrough, TS5 6SA
01642 815181   www.middlesbroughtheatre.co.uk      Tkts 15
T.ROX
Warsop Ex Services Club . Mansfield.          8.30       cc.
VOODOO BLOOD / PUSSYWILLOWFURRYVENUS
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
BREAKFAST CLUB
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead
GHOSTBAND
Market Tavern, Chester Le Street
AMERICAN GIRL
The Dovecote, Trimdon Grange
STRAIGHTSHOT
Murton Colliery Club         1.50 
BERNI JACKSON
High Howdon Social Club, Tynemouth Road, NE28 0EA       8.30pm      
THE MOONDOGS / SHELLEY STEVENS
Usworth and Washington Gardeners Club Industrial Rd Washington Tyne and Wear NE37 3AB       2.00      7pm - late
1977
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

SATURDAY 26 MAY
KOSTELLO
Blue Bell Washington / Pearth Hall Road / Donwell Washington
NUCLEUS
Crook Hotel Crook  / Hope Street / Crook County Durham
BRADLEY THOMPSON
Frog and Ferret Spennymoor / Coulson Street / Spennymoor Co Durham
DAVID STOKER
Half Moon Stakeford / Half Moon Street / Stakeford Choppington
LITTLE DEVIL
Red Lion Earsdon Whitley Bay / Front Street / Earsdon Whitley Bay
BIG HEAVY BEATLE
Runhead Bar & Grill Ryton / Holburn Lane / Ryton
BRYDON ACOUSTIC
The Bridge Inn Annitsford / Front Street / Annitsford Cramlington
ELECTRIC TEMPLE
The Poachers Cottage Callerton / Armstrong Road / Callerton Newcastle
THE BEER MONKEYS
The Station Killingworth / Station Road / Killingworth
THE ALIBIS
White Swan Morpeth / Newgate Street / Morpeth
BIG RIVER
Byers Green Club North St Spennymoor
BLISTERED MOLLY
The Glenside  Mickley 
FRANKIES CAFE

Sand Dancer, Sea Road, South Shields

THE FROGS
The Old Fox, Felling, NE10 0HQ
BORDERLAND
The Golden Lion Allendale, Hexham NE47 9BD    01434 683225
T.ROX
Southey Social Club. Sheffield.     8.30     .cc
BLOODSTOCK BATTLE OF THE BANDS SEMI FINAL 2
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
BORN VILLAINS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead
GHOSTBAND
Peterlee Catholic Club, Grampian Dr, Peterlee
HEARTBREAKER The Star Inn, Westgate Road, Newcastle. NE1  1SQ
AMERICAN GIRL
Golden Lion Corbridge
BRIGADE
High Howdon Social Club, Tynemouth Road, NE28 0EA       8.30pm       CC
FIZZYFISH
The Royal, Stanley
ADRENALINE
The Golden Fleece, Silksworth
MEN IN BLACK / SOLOIST
Usworth and Washington Gardeners Club Industrial Rd Washington Tyne and Wear NE37 3AB       2.00      7pm - late
COYOTE
Easington Colliery Club    8.30PM     CC
BEYOND BLONDIE
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

SUNDAY 27 MAY
DAKOTA                             4PM
Crook Hotel Crook  / Hope Street / Crook County Durham
JONNY SAX                        5PM
Market Tavern Chester Le Street / South Burns / Chester Le Street
DEAD MANS SHOES           7PM
Melton Constable Seaton Sluice / Beresford Road / Seaton Sluice Whitley bay
PA WOOD                             7PM
The Hastings  Seaton Delaval / Wheatridge Row / Seaton Delaval
CANYON FIRE                     7PM
Vigilant Inn South Shields / Sunderland Road / South Shields
DELTA BAY
White Swan Morpeth / Newgate Street / Morpeth
BIG RIVER
Gateshead Cricket Club Eastwood Gardens Low Fell
STORMY MONDAY
fellsider, whickham (8pm)
FRANKIES CAFE

Magnesia Bank, Camden St, North Shields   (4.30pm)

PISTOLEROS                           4.30PM
The Old Fox, Felling, NE10 0HQ
T.ROX
Hylton Castle Social Club. Sunderland.       8.30        cc
ARROWS OF TIME
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238
STAX BROTHERS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead
GHOSTBAND
Wharton Arms, Burdon Tce, Bedlington 3.00 pm  part of Bedrock 2018
HEROES
Easington Colliery Club    8.30PM     CC
SKA-TOONS
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

MONDAY 28 MAY
FRANKIES CAFE

Black Horse, Kells Lane, Low Fell  (4pm start)    

KINDRED SPIRIT
Red Lion,Norton
MANDORA
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

TUESDAY 29 MAY



WEDNESDAY 30 MAY
OPEN MIC WITH PAUL AND ALI
Clayton Arms Dudley Cramlington / Grieves Row / Dudley Cramlington
LIVE BUSKERS
Three Tuns Sheriffs Hill Gateshead

THURSDAY 31 MAY
TWISTED OBSESSION
Trillians Rockbar   3 Princess Square Newcastle NE1 8ER     07710 095238


FRIDAY 1 JUNE
BIG RIVER
Steels Club Peacock St West Sunderland
BLISTERED MOLLY
Magnesia Bank  North Shields
FRANKIES CAFE

Buffs Club, Birtley Lane, Birtley


SATURDAY 2 JUNE
4 MY SINS
The Grand Hotel Bishop Auckland
RELOAD
The Aletaster - Felling
AMERICAN GIRL
Yorkshire Lass, New Marske
HEARTBREAKER
Market Tavern, Chester le Street, DH3 3EZ
TRIP HAZARD NE
The Sun Inn, Front St, Burnopfield, NE16 6PU
KANSAS CITY SHUFFLE
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead 
FIZZYFISH
The Dog, Heighington            3.30PM;  45 min slot 10
The Penny Black, Stockton     9PM

SUNDAY 3 JUNE
AMERICAN GIRL
Royal Hotel, Trimdon 4pm
THE ARRIVAL             6PM
The Crown 8 commercial Street Crook Dl15 9hp    01388 765001
GIROSCOPE                 6PM
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead 

MONDAY 4 JUNE



TUESDAY 5 JUNE



WEDNESDAY 6 JUNE



THURSDAY 7 JUNE
BUSKERS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead  

FRIDAY 8 JUNE
REVOLUTIONAIRES
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead  
ROCK SOLID            1.50
Murton Colliery Club

SATURDAY 9 JUNE
BLISTERED MOLLY
Poachers Pocket Ponteland
STORMY MONDAY
colliery tavern, boldon
FRANKIES CAFE

Crook Hotel, Hope Street, Crook  

THE SUSPECT DEVICE
The Royal Tavern Blyth
BERNIE AND THE BLUENOTES
new hartley club..bristol street,new hartley,whitley bay,NE250RL
HEARTBREAKER
Houghton Sports and Social Club, Leyburn Grove, Houghton le Spring. DH4 5EQ
THE GRUMPIES
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead 
FIZZYFISH
The Turbinia, Newton Aycliffe

SUNDAY 10 JUNE
THE SUSPECT DEVICE                    5.30PM
The Butchers Arms Sunderland 
THE MOONDOGS
The Crown 8 commercial Street Crook Dl15 9hp    01388 765001
THE EL CAMINOS           6PM
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead 

MONDAY 11 JUNE



TUESDAY 12 JUNE



WEDNESDAY 13 JUNE
FIZZYFISH
The Quakerhouse, Darlington

THURSDAY 14 JUNE
BUSKERS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead  

FRIDAY 15 JUNE
FRANKIES CAFE

Poachers Cottage, Armstrong Street, Callerton 

ALEXANDERS PALACE        4 door
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead 

SATURDAY 16 JUNE
THE FORCE
The Golden Fleece, Silksworth Terrace, Sunderland
TUBESNAKE
The Grand Hotel Bishop Auckland
BIG RIVER
Golden Lion Hill St Corbridge
FRANKIES CAFE

The Ship, The Mount, Eighton Banks   

AMERICAN GIRL
Westlea, Seaham
HEARTBREAKER
Britannia Inn, Newbottle Street, Houghton le Spring. DH4 4AL
MA KELLY'S BOYS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead 
ADRENALINE
The Ship Inn, Richmond

SUNDAY 17 JUNE
THE FORCE
The Crook Hotel, Hope Street, Crook                 5PM  5:00pm    Start
BIG RIVER
Magnesia Bank Camden St North Shields 4pm
FRANKIES CAFE

The Schooner, South Shore Rd, Gateshead (4.30pm)  

RHYTHM EMISSION             6PM
The Crown 8 commercial Street Crook Dl15 9hp    01388 765001
JONNY SAX                           6PM
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead 

MONDAY 18 JUNE



TUESDAY 19 JUNE



WEDNESDAY 20 JUNE



THURSDAY 21 JUNE
BUSKERS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead  

FRIDAY 22 JUNE
THE FORCE
Trimmers Arms, Commercial Road, South Shields
BLISTERED MOLLY
The Crown  Whickham
THE SUSPECT DEVICE
The Market Tavern Chester le Street
AMERICAN GIRL
Peterlee Central Club, Peterlee
FOSSIL
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead 
THE KILL
Usworth and Washington Gardeners Club Industrial Rd Washington Tyne and Wear NE37 3AB       2.00      7pm - late

SATURDAY 23 JUNE
THE FORCE
Hartlepool WMC, King Oswy Drive, Hartlepool               CC
BIG RIVER
Fat Ox Whitley Rd Whitley Bay
BLISTERED MOLLY
Tynedale Cricket Club Hexham
FRANKIES CAFE

Heaton Buffs, Heaton Road, Byker, Newcastle

THE SUSPECT DEVICE
The Mill Crook
AMERICAN GIRL
The Merlin, Billingham
HEARTBREAKER
Royal Hotel, 1 Station Road, Stanley. DH9 0JQ
SKAPONES
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead 
THE SPIRALS
Usworth and Washington Gardeners Club Industrial Rd Washington Tyne and Wear NE37 3AB       2.00      7pm - late
ADRENALINE
The Quakerhouse, Mechanics Yard,Darlington

SUNDAY 24 JUNE
THE FORCE
The Penny Gill, Cheapside, Spennymoor   4:00pm
HEARTBREAKER
Times Inn, Dalton Dale, Seaham. SR7 8QA
THE KILL               6PM
The Crown 8 commercial Street Crook Dl15 9hp    01388 765001
BESSIE AND THE ZINC BUCKETS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead 

MONDAY 25 JUNE
AMERICAN GIRL
Red Lion, Norton

TUESDAY 26 JUNE



WEDNESDAY 27 JUNE



THURSDAY 28 JUNE
AMERICAN GIRL
Osbournes, Yarm
BUSKERS
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead 

FRIDAY 29 JUNE
FRANKIES CAFE

Marquis Of Granby, Streetgate, Sunniside

THE FORCE
Billingham Catholic Club, Wolviston Road, Billingham   5
AMERICAN GIRL
Oak Tree Inn, Stanley
SKULLDUGGERY
Murton Colliery Club         1.50 
HEARTBREAKER
Red Lion, Ramsgate Corner, Stockton. TS18 1BS
TONY WASHINGTON AS THE LITTLE WASTER BOBBY THOMPSON / ROADHOUSE
`Usworth and Washington Gardeners Club Industrial Rd Washington Tyne and Wear NE37 3AB       2.00      7pm - late

SATURDAY 30 JUNE
THE FORCE
The Sportsman, Hedon Road, Hull
FIZZYFISH
The Grand Hotel Bishop Auckland
BLISTERED MOLLY
Lambton Worm Sunderland
FRANKIES CAFE

Chichester Arms, Chichester Road, South Shields 

AMERICAN GIRL
Millhouse Inn, Hartlepool
THE RISING
Pelaw inn Shields Rd Gateshead 
FIZZYFISH
The Grand, Bishop Auckland


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