A musical inspired by Sting's early years on Tyneside has been given a Broadway opening date
Graeme Whitfield is never one to shirk a challenge. Here he tries to complete all 100 great reasons – in a day
Sting's musical inspired by his childhood in Wallsend gets ready for its preview in Chicago tonight
Gateshead company Amazing Media crosses the Atlantic thanks to $9m investment from supporters including Sting
There's nothing like a 'sold out' sign at Newcastle City Hall ahead of a Friday night rock show. It only took two weeks to sell every ticket for this triple bill of AOR goodness and the pre-gig atmosphere was electric
Imagine a jukebox devoted to North East songs. We've made a start filling it up with help from some people in the know, but it's not too late for you to get involved
North East heroes past and present have been immortalised in Newcastle as bronze plaques have been unveiled
Nineteen people and a band are to be celebrated with plaques on Newcastle and Gateshead quaysides
A host of household names have opened up about what the region means to them for a book to raise money for the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation
The October edition of Culture magazine is out now. If you missed it in yesterday's Journal, you can read it online. Find out what's inside
Sting's new album and first stage musical turned his thoughts to Wallsend. David Whetstone caught up with him in New York
TELEVISION and film director Gavin Taylor, who worked with some of the greatest stars in music, has died at the age of 72.
THEATRE-GOERS will be the first to hear an early preview of a new song by Sting.
A NEW album by Sting will include his first new material for eight years and draw heavily on his Tyneside upbringing and shipbuilding memories.
THIS computer-animated adventure introduces us to the thankless existence of the humble honeybee.
THE sound of 20,000 Voices will be spreading peace and goodwill at The Alnwick Garden today.
Classic rockers The Police were confirmed today as headliners for one of the country’s top music festivals.
THIS week marks the 40th anniversary of one of the important events in the recent history of the North-East.
MANY moons ago I considered myself to be reasonably fit and certainly a lot more supple than I am right now, recently even finding it difficult to touch my toes.
THE frenetic live music season that is autumn gets a kick-start next weekend, when there is a distinct emphasis on guitar-playing.