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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Stoke Gigs Needs You!

Since its conception in early 2010, Stoke Gigs has come a long way. We can proudly boast that we are now one of the biggest local music sites in Stoke! We’ve taken part in the Guardian Student Media Awards 2 years running, been involved in local music competitions as well as the UKs biggest music festival, Oxjam, and even hosted our own club nights.

We have forged strong links with local venues and artists, but it’s simply not enough! We’re now looking to expand even further, but we need your help!

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Limited Number of V Festival Tickets still available

Did you miss out on purchasing tickets for this years V Festival 2011? Fear not. Hanley independent music store Music Mania have just announced that they have a very limited amount of tickets for Staffordshire Weston Park’s biggest music festival.

According to the store a limited amount of weekend camping and weekend only tickets have become available for purchase, for face value including booking fee.

To get yours call the store on 01782 206000 or visit the shop, based in 4-6 Piccadilly Arcade Hanley, but act quickly as they are due to fly off the shelves.

To see Stoke Gigs coverage of the festival click here.


The Acoustic Festival of Britain 2011

The Acoustic Festival of Britain 2011 returns to Uttoxeter Racecourse, Staffordshire on May 20 – 21 – 22 for its 3 day music event with camping, which has developed into a prestigious and relaxed family occasion for all generations.

The festival is a 3 Day event with camping and an eclectic programme of Unplugged and Acoustic music from the genres of Folk, Roots, Celtic, Blues, Pop, Rock, Ska, Burlesque and much more.

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Dragon Square Fundraiser – Bearfoot & The Rough Kuts

Dragon Square Fundraiser – Bearfoot & The Rough Kuts

August 6th 2010

Bearfoot are one of those bands that seem to pop up at a multitude of events all over the area, but have seemingly managed to evade my watchful eye on the local music scene. It seems quite unbelievable that I have never actually had the chance to catch their fantastic live show until today, so given the opportunity to catch them at a very worthwhile charity event, and supporting my favourite band and local ska heroes The Rough Kuts, I very nearly snapped the organisers hand off at £3.50 each.

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Jazz and Blues Festival Guide

This weekend the legendary Jazz and Blues Festival hits Newcastle Under Lyme. Click below to read our gig guide to what’s on this weekend throughout the city.

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