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6 Music By Day: Saturday

Get details of the 6 Music Festival by Day events in venues in The Ouseburn and Stephenson Quarter areas of the city, running on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 February from 11am-6pm.

The Cluny: Music from...

  • Girl Band

  • Slaves

  • The Wave Pictures

  • Joanna Gruesome

  • Slug

  • The Wytches

  • Fat White Family

  • The Pop Group

The Cluny 2: In Conversation

  • Bryan Ferry in conversation with Lauren Laverne

  • Making Music in the North East - with Lauren Laverne, joined by Paul Smith of Maximo Park, Beth Jeans Houghton of Du Blonde, Nadine Shah, David Brewis of Field Music and Ross Millard of Futureheads and Frankie & The Heartstrings

  • Hot Chip with Nemone

  • The First Time with Andy Gill from Gang of Four

  • Royal Blood with Steve Lamacq

  • The Pop Group with Marc Riley

  • The First Time with Colin Newman from Wire

  • Stuart Maconie’s Freak Zone - words and live music from Richard Dawson

The Cumberland Arms: Folk

  • Kate Tempest & Eliza Carthy in Conversation

  • Marika Hackman

  • Songhoy Blues

  • Moulettes

  • Kings of the South Seas

  • Tom Robinson with Gerry Diver

  • Stornoway

The Star and Shadow: Spoken Word, Comedy and Film

  • The First Time with Shaun Keaveny

  • Murray Lachlan Young

  • How To Do Stand Up and Comedy from the North East with Shaun Keaveny

  • Dr John Cooper Clarke

  • Punk Poetry – to celebrate punk poetry and the poetry of punk, Gideon Coe is joined in conversation and spoken word by Dr John Cooper Clarke, Pauline Murray of Penetration, and more

  • Sleaford Mods

  • Ben Watt & Tracey Thorn in conversation with Gideon Coe on songwriting together and solo, and also writing books

  • Pop Quiz


  • Don Letts presents a selection of music films

6 Music by Day: Sunday

The Boiler Shop: Music, Conversation and Record Fair

  • Du Blonde featuring Beth Jeans Houghton

  • Cerys Matthews with Tim Burgess

  • The art of Songwriting: Guy Garvey and King Creosote in conversation with
    Tom Robinson

  • BBC Introducing in the North East with Tom Robinson present special guests Hyde & Beast and Woman's Hour

  • Northern Soul Past & Present – a panel discussion with Stuart Maconie, Elaine Constantine, Richard Searling, Ady Croasdell and Paddy Grady

  • Beardyman – Creates an Album In An Hour

  • Steve Lamacq interview with Gaz Coombes

  • Wolf Alice

  • BBC Introducing in the North East with Tom Robinson featuring Shields, Tessera Skies and Yellow Creatures