Summertyne Americana Festival

SummerTyne Americana Festival offers a sizzling gumbo of American roots music – from fiery tex-mex to classic country and blues, the newest southern soul and Americana, then some down-home cajun and bluegrass. Taking place in and around the Sage Gateshead, it promises a selection of the best Americana music in one of the most stunning city locations in the world.

 

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The Shires at Sage Gateshead

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The annual SummerTyne Americana festival at Sage Gateshead showed American roots music at its best

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The crowd at the SummerTyne Americana Festival

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Crowds at the SummerTyne Americana Festival

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The annual SummerTyne Americana festival attracts thousands over its three days. Martin Ellis gives his review of the first day

Martha Wainwright

While away the weekend with a mix of music at SummerTyne Americana Festival

New York-based Martha Wainwright is just one of the acts performing under the umbrella of the SummerTyne Americana Festival at Sage Gateshead

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