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Saxon head north
Saxon back on the road
Daughters of Davis


Local boy made good
My North East
The gospel truth
Dancing to his own tune
TV detective drama George Gently filmed in the North East
Newcastle writer Lee Hall, who penned Billy Elliot, on the phenomenal success of his stage play Pitmen Painters
Our Friends in the North writer Peter Flannery talks about BBC TV's George Gently
When I rock the mic…
A Streetcar Named Desire
Martin Barre at the Cluny
Review of 2014
Lofgren plays Gateshead
First Aid Kit
Ian Anderson tour
Tom Paxton back on the road


Teesside actor Mark Benton stars in his first stage musiclal at Sunderland Empire
Northumbrian piper Kathryn Tickell calls the tune. She talks about her music, family and Sting
Folk on the Tyne - Ray Laidlaw on the 40th anniversary of cult North East band Lindisfarne
Geordie band Lindisfarne 40 years on - what are they doing now?
Newcastle blues legend Eric Burdon talks about his early days and The Animals
Superstar Bryan Ferry talks about his early days in Newcastle and how the North East shaped his life
Geordie Hairy Biker Si King reveals the stories behind the hit BBC telly show
AC/DC superstar Brian Johnson is a rock n' roll doctor


Martin Stephenson
Janis Ian and Tom Paxton
The Pillowman
Sunday for Sammy 2014
Suzanne Vega
Ray Jackson’s Lindisfarne
Billy Bragg
Mott the Hoople
Brit Floyd
Bryan Ferry
The Songs of Joni Mitchell
Crosby, Stills & Nash
Laura Marling
Wet House
Andy Fraser Band
Some Like it Hotter
Lucinda Williams
Steve Earle and The Dukes
Sunderland Soundscape
Stars shine for Sir Bobby Robson
Jim Moray
Be My Baby
Chris Rea
Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham
Monty Don
Eliza Gilkyson
Evolution Emerging
The Jayhawks
Booker T Jones
Bettye Lavette
Summertyne at Sage Gateshead
Split Festival
I left my heart in Roker Park
A Streetcar Named Desire
The Lion King
Lord of the Flies
Nils Lofgren

food & drink

Garden House Inn, Durham
Battlesteads, Wark
The Grand Hotel, Tynemouth
The Broad Chare, Newcastle
Customs House, South Shields
Blackfriars and Gadds Town House
Spice Empire, Sunderland
Cafe Lilli, Norton-on-Tees
Vujon, Newcastle
Caffe Vivo, Newcastle
North East tops for Indian food
Bistro 21 has the key to the door in Durham
Geordie Hairy Biker Si King reveals the stories behind the hit BBC food show
Terry's all gold - Terry Laybourne, the North East's most celebrated chef, talks food
Sachins in Newcastle - Posh spice
Newcastle Hotel du Vin and Bistro
Award-winning Feathers Inn, near Stocksfield
El Coto - turning on the style with top tapas
Durham food and drink businesses win awards

fashion, health & beauty

Sharp knitwear, North East style
Accessorise for a wedding weekend away
Massage hits the spot
Cutting a dash on the riverbank


Run Geordie Run
Sir Bobby's charity lives on
From puppy dog to guide dog
Geordie guitar genius Mark Knopfler is a tireless worker for charity
Geordie showbiz couple Tim Healy and Denise Welch honoured by Variety Club with unique charity award
Toon tune for Sir Bobby
Fan’s parting gift

out & about

Simple Minds
Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham
Northumberland coast at night
Durham by night - photography tips
A walk on Lindisfarne
Evolution Emerging
A Streetcar Named Desire
Local youngsters on song
Good as the real thing?
Return of Rumours
I'm sorry I haven't a clue
First Aid Kit
Wanted: local songwriters
Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham

My Favourite View

This is Washington-born Bryan Ferry's favourite view
Ray Jackson's favourite view is Holy Island Priory and Castle
This is Eric Burdon's favourite view