Gig Diary

Check out our events happening in Newcastle, Tyneside, Sunderland & Northumberland.

Every Tuesday

Buskers @ The Dun Cow


Address: Garden Pl, Sunderland SR1 3HA4 live acts each week

  • Every Tuesday
  • From 8.30pm-10.30pm
  • Hosted by Sheona McQue
  • Free pints for players

Every Wednesday

Live Acoustic Music @ The Central


2 different acoustic acts each week playing a mix of old and new covers, with a few originals thrown in for good measure.

  • 2 live acts each week
  • From 8.30-10.30pm

Half Moon Kane, Gateshead NE8 2AN

Every Thursday

Live Muisc @ Popolo


3 different acoustic acts each week playing a mix of  upbeat covers.

  • 3 live acts each week
  • From 8-11pm

48-52 Sandhill, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JF

Every Thursday

Acoustic Thursdays @ The Duke Of Wellington


18 High Bridge, City Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1EW.

  • 4 live acts each week
  • Pints of Carling £2.50
  • Pints of Strongbow £2.50
  • From 9pm


Thursday 07 Sept

Live Music @ The Staiths Cafe


1 Autumn Drive, Gateshead NE8 2BZ

  • Acoustic acts playing a mix of genres
  • Book a table now 07733 335313

Every Other Friday

Live Music @ The Grey Horse

East Boldon

 Front St, East Boldon NE36 0S

  • Chilled upstairs function room
  • Acoustic acts playing a mix of genres
  • 3 different acts
  • Friday 25 August
  • Friday 08 September
  • Friday 22 September
  • Friday 06 October
  • Friday 20 October


Every Friday

Live Music @ Three Bulls Heads


57 Percy St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RN

  • In the upstairs room.
  • Acoustic acts playing a mix of genres
  • 3 different acts each week.

Every Saturday

Live Music @ Hop & Cleaver


40 Sandhill, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JFCosy atmosphere

  • From 10pm-midnight
  • Popular acoustic covers
  • Buzzing Saturday night atmosphere

Every Saturday

Live Music @ The Peacock


287 High St W, Sunderland SR1 3ES

  • From 9-11pm
  • See Facebook Page for listings

Every Sunday

Live Music @ The Dun Cow


Garden Pl, Sunderland SR1 3HA

Every Sunday

Live Music @ The Blagdon Arms


Village Rd, Cramlington NE23 1DNEvery Sunday

  • From 6-9pm
  • Great acoustic covers
  • 20 Aug Stephen Mordue
  • 27 Aug Danny Smith
  • 03 Sept Paul Reed
  • 10 Sept Annabel Pattinson
  • 17 Sept Dave Red
  • 24 Sept Stephen Mordue

Every Sunday

Live Music @ The Salutation


  • From 8-10pm
  • Popular acoustic covers
  • 20 Aug Patrick Kelly
  • 28 Aug The Bighter Side (Bank holiday MONDAY)
  • 03 Sep Phil Graham
  • 10 Sep Aimee Lambert
  • 17 Sep Kirsty Forster Duo

Sunday 27 Aug

Live Music @ Northumberland Hussar


Sackville Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 5SY

  • Bank Holiday Mexican Menu
  • Acoustic Music from 4-11pm
  • Free Entry

Every Sunday

Quayside Sessions @ Head Of Steam

Newcastle Quayside

11 - 17 Broad Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DQ

  • 20 Aug Tony Gowland Duo 4.30pm
  • 27 Aug 1990s DJs 7-11pm
  • 03 Sep TBC
  • 10 Sep Bear Wire Trio
  • 17 Sep TBC

Every Sunday

Buskers @ Tyneside Irish Centre


43 Gallowgate, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4SG
  • Buskers from 5-7pm
  • Free pint for players
  • Different host each week
  • Guitar provided

Every Sunday

Seaside Sessions @ The Head Of Steam


Front Street, Tynemouth

Friday 15 September

Band Night @ The Legion


3 W Jesmond Ave, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 3EX

  • New monthly event.
  • 3 acts from 8pm
  • Free Entry

Every Friday

Live Music @ Billabong Bar


64-78 Osborne Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 2ATNew monthly event.

  • From 7pm
  • Free Entry

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