The Sage Gateshead Music Centre with the Baltic

Review: John Wilson Orchestra at The Sage Gateshead

The John Wilson Orchestra played to a packed Hall One of Sage Gateshead. Kieran Gill was there to catch the show led by Gateshead-born John Wilson

Oasis manager Alan McGee releases his first memoir on his rock n roll career

Alan McGee has released his first ever memoir
Creation Stories: Riots, Raves and Running a Label charts the history of one of the UK’s most iconic record labels - and its legendary founder's highs and lows

Review: Mott the Hoople at Newcastle City Hall

Newcastle City Hall
It may be the best part of four decades since Mott The Hoople last played the City Hall but loyalty knows no bounds where these glam rock heroes are concerned

Review: Stereophonics at the Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle

Stereophonics
Blue strobe lighting and billows of red smoke is how Kelly Jones and his band opened the gig to coincide with their eighth album release

Review: Television at the Sage Gateshead

Sage Gateshead Music Centre
Church bells ring, then Tom Verlaine leads his Television on.They tune up, perhaps unaware given their sporadic live appearances over these past four decades
Alan McGee has released his first ever memoir

Oasis manager Alan McGee releases his first memoir on his rock n roll career

Creation Stories: Riots, Raves and Running a Label charts the history of one of the UK’s most iconic record labels - and its legendary founder's highs and lows

New lease of life for Jazz Cafe as Keith Crombie tribute film makes appeal for cash

Keith Crombie
When doors closed at the Jazz Café following the death of its founder Keith Crombie just after Christmas last year, it marked the end of an era

The Jar Family lift the lid on 'Jarmalade' for home gigs

The Jar Family
The Jar Family are returning to the road at the end of November and early December for a handful of live dates

Reviews

The Sage Gateshead Music Centre with the Baltic

Review: John Wilson Orchestra at The Sage Gateshead

The John Wilson Orchestra played to a packed Hall One of Sage Gateshead. Kieran Gill was there to catch the show led by Gateshead-born John Wilson

Review: Mott the Hoople at Newcastle City Hall

Newcastle City Hall
It may be the best part of four decades since Mott The Hoople last played the City Hall but loyalty knows no bounds where these glam rock heroes are concerned

Review: Stereophonics at the Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle

Stereophonics
Blue strobe lighting and billows of red smoke is how Kelly Jones and his band opened the gig to coincide with their eighth album release
The Sage on its tenth birthday

The Journal Opinion: The Sage Gateshead was a gamble that has paid off

The Journal's opinion column for Saturday, December 20, in which we mark the 10th birthday of a jewel in the North East's crown

Sage Gateshead has contributed £283m to regional economy

Lord Falconer
An independent survey shows that Sage Gateshead has contributed more to the region than it has cost to build or run

Senior BP man among speaker lineup for major Tyneside energy conference

Paul Appleby, Head of Energy Economics at BP
The first speakers for March 2015's Energy: A Balanced Future conference have been announced
Kasabian

Review: Kasabian at the Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle

With trippy visuals and a string quartet, Myriah Towner says Kasabian put on a memorable show on Tyneside

Review: The Who Hits 50, Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle

Fans of The Who during their gig at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle
Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend led the charge as one of the world's greatest rock bands celebrated 50 years of hits on Tyneside

Review: Jeff Wayne's The War of the Worlds at Metro Radio Arena

Jeff Wayne's The War of the Worlds
The Martians invaded Newcastle again as Jeff Wayne's classic HG Wells adaptation wowed its Arena audience

Videos & Photos

Crowds enjoyed the Tenth Birthday celebrations of the Sage

Review: Now We Are Ten at Sage Gateshead

Angelinas Christmas By Katharine Holabird Seven Stories, the National Centre for Children's Books have recommended their top 10 picks for Christmas Eve family reads

Newcastle's Seven Stories chooses the top 10 Christmas Eve family reads

The press launch at the Sage music centre in Gateshead

Happy 10th birthday Sage Gateshead! Have a look at our gallery which covers the best moments

 

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David Whetstone
Culture Editor
Graeme Whitfield
Business Editor
Mark Douglas
Newcastle United Editor
Stuart Rayner
Sports Writer