Hat Fitz & Cara who are to entertain at The Cluny

Alternative gig arranged as Jumpin’ Hot Jamboree Garden Party is cancelled

The Jumpin' Hot Jamboree Garden Party in County Durham has been called off after an objection

Hyde & Beast

Evolution Emerging returns with most ambitious line-up to date

The festival will feature headline performances from Lisbon, Hyde & Beast and Shields

Music duo Hyde and Beast

Three of the North East's top bands set to headline Evolution Emerging

Lisbon, Hyde & Beast and Shades will be among the 40 acts playing across nine venues over one day of live music in May

The Fall at the BBC 6 Music Festival

BBC 6 Music Festival hailed as a big success on Tyneside

All are agreed that Tyneside proved the perfect host for the three-day BBC 6 Music Festival

BBC 6 Music Festival - Saturday February 21 2015

BBC 6 Music Festival: Three-day event gets off to a flying start with Bryan Ferry and Maximo Park

The Washington-born Roxy Music legend spoke to Lauren Laverne at The Cluny, while Paul Smith led the North East charge at Sage Gateshead

Lauren Laverne

BBC 6 Music Festival in Newcastle: We preview the big weekend

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The festival arrives on Tyneside today bringing with it top notch acts like Hot Chip, Royal Blood, The Charlatans and Neneh Cherry

Paul Rodgers, head of BBC 6 Music

BBC 6 Music boss Paul Rodgers looks ahead to BBC 6 Music Festival 2015

It was the radio station that nearly died but 6 Music boss Paul Rodgers has good reason to be cheerful

Bryan Ferry

BBC Radio 6 Festival in Newcastle: A complete guide to what's on when

Bryan Ferry, Tim Burgess, Kate Tempest, Eliza Carthy and Hot Chip all feature in the line ups across Newcastle

American songwriter and performer Vikesh Kapoor

American singer-songwriter Vikesh Kapoor heading for Newcastle's Cluny 2

American songwriter Vikesh Kapoor is out to boost his UK profile with tour on the back of his debut album

Jar Family

Independent Venue Week returns to the North East for a second year

Three North East venues are supporting Independent Venue Week with a series of gigs showcasing new musical talent

B>E>A>K at Evolution Emerging 2013

Evolution Emerging 2015 searches for next wave of musical talent

The North East's biggest emerging music event is looking for new artists for this year's event in May

Martin Stephenson in action

Daintees give Christmas a rousing welcome at The Cluny

Martin Stephenson and his band are back in Newcastle for what has become a traditional festive gig

Rich Robinson (centre) will play The Cluny on November 19

Rich Robinson of The Black Crowes flies solo to The Cluny

It's not The Black Crowes but that’s a relief where Rich Robinson is concerned. Simon Rushworth caught up with the world class rock star

The Wedding Present

Review: The Wedding Present at The Cluny, Newcastle

The Wedding Present's album of 20 years ago, Watusi, got an airing at a packed Newcastle gig venue

Singer Meghann Clancy

Singer songwriter Meghann Clancy has many strings to her tuneful bow

The Newcastle University graduate is enjoying making music in lots of ways and is looking forward to a live gig at The Cluny in November

The Tings Tings are back with new music and a tour, which comes to The Cluny in Newcastle in November

The Ting Tings are back with new music and live dates - one of which is at The Cluny in November

Following a triumphant return to form throughout the summer, Jules and Katie (who make up the band) will be on Tyneside this Autumn

Sylvie Wilkinson and Rebecca Wood

Newcastle girls arrange music night to fund community work trip to Morocco

The Sacred Heart RC High School sixth formers will help build much needed irrigation system in remote village

Wednesday 13 who plays The Cluny in Newcastle on May 23

Shock rocker Wednesday 13 comes to Newcastle with stripped-down show

Renowned for his volume and energy, shock rocker Wednesday 13 returns to Newcastle with nothing more than an acoustic guitar. Simon Rushworth reports

Spike performing with The Quireboys

Review: The Quireboys, The Cluny, Newcastle

Spike and his fellow Quireboys stirred up nostalgia and gave  Simon Rushworth and the rest of the audience what it wanted

Canadian country singer Lindi Ortega

Review: Lindi Ortega, Cluny 2, Newcastle

The alluring Canadian Lindi Ortega charms a Newcastle crowd at the Cluny 2 as Simon Rushworth explains


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