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Dressed To Kill: A Tribute to KISS

DRESSED TO KILL are the WORLD’s longest-running tribute to KISS. Exact-replica costumes, Pyrotechnics, blood spitting, fire-breathing AND authentic instruments: DRESSED TO KILL recreate both the look AND sound of a full-on KISS show, and have done so for the last 27 years. Since their formation in 1990, the band has[…]

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Newcastle Pride 2018

Newcastle Pride 2018 Newcastle Pride the largest free pride is back over 3 day Friday 2Oth July 2018- Sunday 22nd July. 2018 will mark the 40th anniversary of the Rainbow Flag, created by Gilbert Baker. We will use Newcastle Pride, sponsored by NE1, to help celebrate this milestone, the meaning[…]

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The Skids

Following last years 40th anniversary tour, Dunfermline based punk rockers The Skids come to O2 Academy Newcastle as they continue to play from their illustrious catalogue.

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Pontus Snibb’s Wrek of Blues

No one can ever say that Bonafide frontman, Pontus Snibb, is laid back. If he´s not bouncing about Europé heading up Bonafide, or skin thumping with Jason & the Scorchers, we now see he´s managed to set time aside to write and soon record the second record together with his[…]

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Klub Kids – The Twisted Circus

Prepare to be amazed, as Klub Kids return with Twisted Circus, a night full of jaw-dropping circus production and seven of the world’s best drag acts. Featuring: Amanda Lepore Shea Coulee Farrah Moan Kim Chi Voilet Chachki Chad Michaels Milk

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Jessie Ware

Back with her third album Glasshouse, Jessie Ware’s 2018 UK tour will be fans’ first opportunity to experience her new material live, as well as hearing hits such as ‘Say You Love Me’ and ‘Wildest Moments’ in a dreamy atmosphere.

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Jessie Ware

Metropolis Music Presents: JESSIE WARE Plus Special Guests O2 Academy Newcastle Date: Wednesday 21st March 2018 Doors – 7.00pm Curfew – 11.00pm O2 Priority Pre-sale – Tuesday 19th September 2017 @ 10am General sale – Thursday 21st September 2017 @ 10.00am

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At The Drive In / Death From Above / Le Butcherettes

Having released their first album in 17 years earlier this year, At The Drive-In make a welcomed live return to the UK in February. Armed with new album in • ter a • li •a, plus a history of post-hardcore anthems, it’s going to be great to have them back.

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Skid Row

Multi-platinum selling band Skid Row are heading for UK shores along with special guests, Toseland. The New Jersey rockers will play from their stellar catalogue, including their many top ten hits. + support from Toseland

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The King is Back: Ben Portsmouth is Elvis

It’s not surprising that Ben Portsmouth wears the crown for the “Worldwide Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist”. The charismatic musician not only looks the part, but he certainly also has the voice and soul to match as he delivers all the King’s classics.

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The King is Back: Ben Portsmouth is Elvis

It’s not surprising that Ben Portsmouth wears the crown for the “Worldwide Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist”. The charismatic musician not only looks the part, but he certainly also has the voice and soul to match as he delivers all the King’s classics. General tickets on sale Friday 21 July 2017[…]

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Charlie Parr (USA) + Support

Co Pro with The Cluny ……Charlie Parr’s inspiration is drawn from the alternately fertile and frozen soil of Minnesota; his songs exude a Midwestern sensibility and humility. Charlie Parr grew up in the Hormel meat packing city of Austin, MN (population 25,000) where most of the world’s favorite tinned meat,[…]

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Charlie Parr (C2)

Charlie Parr, the Duluth, MN based virtuoso, has long been making music but spent most of his years working with the homeless throughout the Northern Minnesota region, while playing shows at night. His observations from his time spent working with the less fortunate, coupled with his own life path make[…]

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Charlie Parr (C2)

Charlie Parr, the Duluth, MN based virtuoso, has long been making music but spent most of his years working with the homeless throughout the Northern Minnesota region, while playing shows at night. His observations from his time spent working with the less fortunate, coupled with his own life path make[…]

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Martin Harley & Daniel Kimbro (C2)

“Harley offers the listener a masterclass in taste, style and roots blues” – Guitarist Magazine “Martin is arguably the best Weissenborn player in the UK and has been for many years.” – Weissenborn Exchange “No doubt that he is a slide guitar master. He is the business” – Roots Magazine[…]

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Alien Ant Farm

Plus Special Guests: SOiL + Local H Following on from their hugely successful 2016 tour, where they performed their debut album Anthology in full, Alien Ant Farm are coming back for more. Expect to hear hits such as ‘Smooth Criminal’ and ‘Movies’ as well as material from across their back[…]

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The Front Bottoms at O2 Academy

After finishing his first year of college, vocalist, guitarist and lyricist Brain Sella, along with childhood friend and drummer Mathew Uychich, began playing together under the moniker The Front Bottoms. They had been writing songs since sixth grade and first performed together at their high school talent show, playing an[…]

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Rat Boy

With his debut album Scum shooting up the album charts and having received praise from the BBC, NME, Kendrick Lamar and pretty much everyone else, Rat Boy is making 2017 his own. Announcing his biggest headline tour to date, this is only the start of bigger and better things for[…]

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The Damned

After a successful 40th-anniversary run and a captivating performance at the 2017 British Summer Time Festival in Hyde Park, goth punk pioneers The Damned head out across the UK as part of their ‘Evil Spirits’ tour. Curfew 10pm

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The Deslondes

NASHVILLE, TN (May 11, 2017) – The Deslondes are set to return with their sophomore album Hurry Home on June 23rd via New West Records. The 13-song set continues their studied and inventive take on New Orleans country and R&B but also represents a sonic shift with a more electrified[…]

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The Deslondes

NASHVILLE, TN (May 11, 2017) – The Deslondes are set to return with their sophomore album Hurry Home on June 23rd via New West Records. The 13-song set continues their studied and inventive take on New Orleans country and R&B but also represents a sonic shift with a more electrified[…]

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Steve’s Birthday Bash

Another birthday bash…this time the band will be the Fantastic ‘The Revolutionaries’…. No support this time…. Doors open at 7.30pm… Band 8.45pm

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NYE – Countdown to 2018!

End this year with a bang! Celebrate the New Year with us here at Flares Newcastle! Take a look on our website for early bird tickets!

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New Years Eve in the Blagdon Brasserie

If you are looking for a quiter night less formal evening then this is for you. The brasserie is open from 6.30pm until 6.30pm. The menu includes half a bottle of house wine per person. Priced at £49.00 per person

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New Years Eve Masquerade Ball

Guests will receive a masquerade party mask and Prosecco on arrival followed by a sumptuous four course dinner. Black tie is optional but classy chic is essential. The evining includes the Aaron Bayley band and a disco to bring in the New Year. Priced at £75.00 per person to attend[…]

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Family New Years Eve

Try something different this New Years Eve. We are delighted to introduce our family inspired night. Our informal event caters for families looking to bring in the New Year together. Dance the night away with a disco. Priced at £45.00 per adult and £25.00 per child

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Christmas Rock Legends Day 3: Bon Jovi Forever

The Christmas Rock Legends are reliving the captivating journeys of three iconic bands prominent in the 70s, 80s and 90s. Experience the tribute to Bon Jovi performed by Bon Jovi Forever, Whitesnake performed by Whitesnake UK and Bryan Adams performed by Bryan & Adams Exposed. Expect the magic of a[…]

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Classic Rock Legends Day 2: Kiss GB

The Christmas Rock Legends are reliving the captivating journeys of three iconic bands prominent in the 70s, 80s and 90s. Experience the tribute to Kiss performed by Kiss GB, Led Zeppelin performed by Led Into Zeppelin and Thin Lizzy performed by Thyn Lizzy. Expect the magic of a stadium rock[…]

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Christmas Rock Legends Day 1: Metal Militia

The Christmas Rock Legends are reliving the captivating journeys of three iconic bands prominent in the 80s and 90s. Experience the tribute to Metallica performed by Metal Militia, Pearl Jam performed by Pearlescence and Rage Against A Machine (A Tribute to Rage Against The Machine). Expect the magic of a[…]

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Christmas Day in the Blagdon Brasserie or Ridley Suite

Blagdon Brasserie Join us for a special lunch or dinner where you can be looked after by our friendly team. For 2017 our Head Chef has created a wonderful menu where starters and desserts will be served at your table by our attentive team. Lunch Served from 1230-1500 Dinner served[…]

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