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LIVE: Lissie's Heart Murmur @ Bar Loco
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LIVE: Lissie's Heart Murmur @ Bar Loco

November 24th, 2015 | by NUSU
To set the scene, a humble sized group gathered in a rustic retreat situated on the top floor of Newcastle’s quirky Bar Loco to escape the fog-filled winter evening and melt into an evening of acoustic delights. Armed with a...
We're Putin this in your hands, Elton
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We're Putin this in your hands, Elton

November 24th, 2015 | by Iqra Choudhry
With the surprise news that Elton John is meeting with Vladimir Putin to discuss LGBT rights in Russia, Iqra Choudhry explores the moments when musicians use their fame for...
I can feel a comeback in the air tonight
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I can feel a comeback in the air tonight

November 24th, 2015 | by NUSU
Any Tom, Dick or Harry can start an online petition nowadays: most get the red light, but sometimes they can be the most important thing you sign all year, like the campaign to stop Phil Collins returning, suggests Nick...
Electronic Blanket: Week 6
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Electronic Blanket: Week 6

November 24th, 2015 | by NUSU
Sophie Ahmed discusses the french terror attacks and Urban Outfitters...
Ellie Goulding: Delirium
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Ellie Goulding: Delirium

November 24th, 2015 | by NUSU
Meg Long reviews the latest release from Ellie...
MILKK: Open Signals Cast
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MILKK: Open Signals Cast

November 24th, 2015 | by NUSU
Jonathan Hastings reviews MILKK's latest...
Coffee House Sessions: Izzy Bizu
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Coffee House Sessions: Izzy Bizu

November 23rd, 2015 | by NUSU
Despite the dismal turnout of just three fans, Izzy Bizu and her band performed as if she was playing in front of a sell out crowd. However, after singing vibrant vocals and punchy choruses, she certainly earned some new fans....
LIVE: The Maccabees @ 02 Academy
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LIVE: The Maccabees @ 02 Academy

November 23rd, 2015 | by NUSU
Bagging tickets for the ‘bees has taken a while for me but my long-time-coming luck came around on the 19th of November, as they treated Newcastle’s O2 Academy to the second show of their tour. As the sun set on Thursday...
Mercury Music Prize 2015
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Mercury Music Prize 2015

November 18th, 2015 | by Jamie Shepherd
Once again it’s the time of the year for the wildly unpredictable Mercury Music Prize. Music Editor Jamie Shepherd has rallied the troops to examine the merits of each act that has been short-listed for the prestigious...
Livin La Vida Local: Week 5
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Livin La Vida Local: Week 5

November 18th, 2015 | by Jamie Shepherd
Music editor Jamie Shepherd looks back at 3 bands from the North East who've been forgotten...