Gig Guide Friday 20th – Friday 27th April 2012


Above The Underground make their long awaited return to Crewe’s music scene with a headline slot at The Box this evening from 7:30pm. The band have defended pop punk alongside the likes of scene bigwigs, Set Your Goals, A Loss For Words and Elliot Minor. New Romantics also return in support with debuts for both White Eskimo and Aeris. Tickets are £5.

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Gig Guide Friday 14th – Friday 21st October

After what seems like an eternity away, Stoke Gigs is back, and we’re going to be very busy! We’re doing a bit of a overhaul on our content pages and want to feature even more music and news. If you want to get in touch click here, but if you just want to see what’s coming up this week in music then read on.

Friday 14th
This evening Dead Radio Society play The Rigger in Newcastle to promote the release of their new Plan Z ep. The gig is free entry with live music all night, finished off by the Plan Z stage show. Support comes from John Macleod, music starts at 7:30pm.

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Gig Guide Friday 2nd – Friday 9th September‏

This weekend is quite a busy one by anybodies standards! If you’ve got a gig you’d like to add email us with the subject line GIGS or leave us a comment and we’ll include you.

Friday 2nd

Manchester based Skinless Finger make their long-awaited return to The Box in Crewe tonight. Ash Powell, Nick Rogers, Phill Smallwood and Gaz Evans have seized the headline slot to fill the sizable shoes of old friends Bleached Wail. Returning to their Cheshire roots, the four piece have been busy building up a solid reputation in Manchester. The Retrospective make their long awaited return along with Save The Mastersound and The Flares. Doors open at 8pm and entry is £5.00 on the door.
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Gig Guide Friday 5th – Friday 12th August

Sure is a lot going on in the city this week, but luckily for you, we at Stoke Gigs HQ have it covered. Some of the top gigs taking place this week include The Fortunas in Leek and Cloud 9 Festival in Cheshire. Read on to find out more…

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Gig Guide Friday 22nd – Friday 29th July

Stuck in a rut? Not sure what to do? Luckily here at Stoke Gigs, we’ve covered all bases and got this weeks entertainment all wrapped up for you…

This Saturday and Sunday the Stoke Punk and Ska Fest returns to The Green Star in Smallthorne. 25 bands will take to the stage in total over the two days including The Grit, One Way System, Rough Kutz and Roughneck Riot. A weekend pass for the event is £22, or day tickets are available, £15 Saturday and £11 Sunday admission. There is a large free car park, camping is available, along with food and trade stalls. Tickets are available from the venue and doors open at 12pm.

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Gig Guide Friday 8th – Friday 15th July

Friday 8th


Tonight Troops of Mafeking return for their second gig at The Full Moon in Newcastle from 7:30pm. Support comes from Snake Eyes Jonnie, The Seers and Chester band Anais Labelle. DJ SweetJayne then takes to the decks until 2:15am. Entry is £3 on the door.

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Gig Guide Friday 24th June – Friday 1st July

Friday 24th

Synthpop duo, Erasure, are one of the biggest British acts to hail from the 1980s and 1990s, and will be playing at Cannock Chase Forest on this evening as part of their Total Pop! Tour. UK chart topper Sophie Ellis Bexter will support the band. Tickets for the show cost £34.50 and go on sale at 9am this Friday from the Forestry Commission box office on 03000 680400.

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Gig Guide Friday 17th – 24th June


Tonight Six Towns perform at The Full Moon with support from Electric Shock Therapy. Following the gig DJ SweetJayne takes to the decks until 2am. Entry is £2 from 8pm.

Elsewhere acoustic artist Sheena Bratt headlines The Nag’s Head in Crewe from 9:30pm. Expect a mixture of original tunes and well loved covers, and entry is free.

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Gig Guide Friday 10th – Friday 17th June

Friday 10th

Tonight local foursome, The Fortunas play The Full Moon in Newcastle. Other bands on the bill include the ever popular Jo-ee-T and an acoustic set from Faux Feet. Doors open at 8pm and tickets are £2.50 on the door. Following the gig DJ SweetJayne takes to the decks until 2:30am with the door charge being £2 after 11pm.

Crewe’s own urban act Profound Legacy return to headline The Box in Crewe from 8pm. Now a two-piece, Andy McMullin and Tommy Derricutt arrive fresh from providing a true highlight of Crewe Live 2011. Support comes from Wolfcatcher and new indie band Empty Pockets alongside youngsters Interception. Tickets are £5 and doors open at 8pm.

Elsewhere Soundhouse Productions present Sherry Counsellors, Bad Hair Days, The Escape and Sound Casino at The Fat Cat Café Bar in Hanley from 8pm. Entry is £4 on the door.

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Gig Guide 20/05/2011 – 27/05/2011

We love a good gig as much as you guys, and we know it’s not easy to find a neat little guide to what’s on in the local area, so help is at hand with the return of our weekly gig guide.

As always if you have anything to add, any comments or suggestions, feel free to email us directly or leave us a comment!

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