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Today Saturday February 22

Afternoon

Jazz

Electric Guitar Masterclass – The Music of Robben Ford - Sage Gateshead, St Mary’s Square, Gateshead Quays, Gateshead NE8 2JR. Tel: 0191 443 4661. 10:00am. £15.00. Jamie Mackay conducts a masterclass looking at the work of former Miles Davis’ sideman Robben Ford.

Evening

Daniel John Martin w Swing Manouche - Core Music, 14a/b Gilesgate, Hexham NE46 3NJ. Tel: 01434 601993. 8:00pm. Donations (suggested donation £10.00.). DJM w Mick Shoulder (guitar); Giles Strong (guitar); Ian Paterson (double bass).

Blues/Funk/Soul

Half Hand Hoodoo Band - Billy Bootleggers, Nelson St, Newcastle NE1 5AN. 9:00pm. Free.

Boys of Brass - Brandling Villa, Haddricks Mill Road, South Gosforth, Newcastle NE3 1QL. Tel: 0191 284 0490. 9:00pm. Free.

To the best of our knowledge, details of the above events are correct but may be subject to alteration.

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Paul Skerritt: New York! New York!

Today marked the launch of this year’s summer season of direct flights from Newcastle to New York. BBC Newcastle broadcast live from Newcastle International Airport just minutes before the first flight took off for the Big Apple. Vocalist Paul Skerritt could be heard entertaining those lucky passengers prior to boarding singing New York, New York.
The question is: Did Skerritt run across the tarmac and take his seat on board the Boeing 757-200?
Russell.

1 comment :

Lance said...

Did Skerritt run across the tarmac and take his seat on board the Boeing 757-200?
I think the answer is 'no' unless he was parachuted down into South Shields. He's performing there tonight at Mambo's on Winchester St. - 7pm-9pm