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Upcoming Event: Tubesnake To Play Brandon Rocks 2017

1 August, 2017 | Tubesnake News

BRANDON ROCKS One Day Music Festival Saturday 16th September Brandon Cricket Club Brandon Lane Durham DH7 8PG Tel: 0191 378 9288 A one day music festival held in the grounds of Brandon Cricket Club featuring tribute & covers bands performing inside The Outfield Marquee and on The Pavilion Stage. 11 main acts in total, plus […]

Upcoming Event: Tubesnake To Support The Dirty South At The Cluny

1 March, 2017 | Tubesnake News

The Dirty South with special guests Tubesnake Sunday 19th March The Cluny Lime Street Ouseburn Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE1 2PQ 5pm Doors Open 6pm Tubesnake perform an hour long set followed by main act The Dirty South The Dirty South Southern Rock tribute band based in Tyne and Wear with a set list based heavily in the […]

All The Best From Tubesnake

1 January, 2017 | Tubesnake News

Upcoming Event: Tubesnake To Play Stormin’ The Castle 2016

20 July, 2016 | Tubesnake News

The full line-up of bands has been announced for the event which features live music on Friday 2nd September and Saturday 3rd September 2016. You can catch us on the ‘Main Stage’ on Saturday 3rd September at 7.45pm. Historically we are no strangers to Stormin’ … At Stormin’ 2005 we were the first band up […]

Tubesnake Invited To Stormin’ 2016

29 June, 2016 | Tubesnake News

Tonight we received an email inviting us to play Stormin’ The Castle 2016 on Saturday 3rd September. We’re over the moon and of course we accepted immediately. Even better, we have been told we’ll probably be on the Main Stage. Excellent news! The event takes place at Witton Castle, Witton-le-Wear, Co. Durham, DL14 0DE. Further […]

Ring Out The Old

31 December, 2015 | Tubesnake News

Saturday 19th December saw us finish our last gig of 2015. Despite the intermittent lashing down of rain outside it was more than cosy inside with a good turnout at The Red Lion in Coxhoe. You really do have to squeeze yourself in with a shoehorn at this venue but it makes for a great […]

Tubesnake Tenth Line-Up Sorted As Martin Craggs Joins The Band

21 April, 2014 | Tubesnake News

Over the last few weeks our advertisement for a full time guitarist drew interest from around a dozen players and led to a couple of house meets and a four song audition at our gig at The Angel in Durham on Saturday 22nd March. Our dep guitarist, Stuart Dawson, stood down at the start of […]

Decision Made As Tom Flies The Nest

2 March, 2014 | Tubesnake News

Having spotted gig posters in the pub window it still took us quite a while to sort this gig out, but with the help of some of our friends in the know who live North of The Tyne, we eventually managed to get a booking at this venue. Late this Sunday afternoon we played at […]

Full Time Guitar Dep Stuart Dawson Boards The Tubesnake Train

1 February, 2014 | Tubesnake News

January has been a pretty quiet month for us with just two dates in the diary. We were happy to leave it that way so we had plenty of breathing space to consider the auditions we held for a guitar dep to take us through the next two or three months. We do have a […]

Dep Auditions Taking Place

1 January, 2014 | Tubesnake News

Happy New Year Everyone. It’s early days yet as far as our guitarist Tom’s future plans are concerned but it’s looking like he’s gonna be out of the country longer than a month, maybe two or three months in fact. Tony Cawson and Steve Gilroy are still helping us out on guitar. Tony has just […]

Deps Recalled As Tom Flies Off Again To Rock The Casbah

16 December, 2013 | Tubesnake News

After some deliberation, our guitarist Tom Atkinson boarded a plane today to begin another bout of gigs abroad. This time he’s starting in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates. We say “starting” since we are unsure when, or if, he will be coming back. We’ll have to wait and see. We […]

TUBESNAKE Facebook Page Launched Today

13 November, 2013 | Tubesnake News

Summer’s Almost Gone

24 August, 2013 | Tubesnake News

That was a damned good break from gigging which, for me (Lenny), included a couple of days camping near Haltwhistle, Northumberland followed by three days to get my act together before flying off to Portugal. Never been before but loved it. Spent a week hanging out with some mates in a top notch villa in […]

Johnny Guitar Deps Tony Cawson & Steve Gilroy

14 June, 2013 | Tubesnake News

Guitarist Tom has been gigging in Eilat in Southern Israel this last month so we’ve just completed six gigs with guitar deps. We’d just like to say thanks to Tony Cawson for covering The Market Tavern, Chester-le-Street and The Barley Mow, Birtley. Guitarist Tony is actually one of the founder members of Tubesnake and played […]

Word Of Mouth

20 May, 2013 | Tubesnake News

Many thanks to those of you who put a word in for us at The Pemberton Arms in Cold Hesledon, Seaham on Friday night. Of course, we weren’t gigging there that night, but your recommendations to book Tubesnake have resulted in me receiving a call tonight from Anthony who books the bands. We now have […]

Tom Is Leaving On A Jet Plane

14 May, 2013 | Tubesnake News

Sounds rather interesting! Guitarist Tom is leaving the UK to play a month’s worth of nightly gigs in a hotel in Eilat, Israel, starting today and returning on the 14th June. That should at least put a bit of colour in his cheeks. Tom kept us in the loop so we’ve had time to plan […]

It Was Twenty Years Ago Today

12 September, 2012 | Tubesnake News

Saturday 12th September 1992 saw the original 5-piece line-up of Tubesnake take to the stage for the first time in front of a live audience at The Lambton Hounds in Pity Me, Durham. Fronting the band then, and still now, was Lenny Mustarde, the only original member left in the band. That first line-up consisted […]

Five

1 September, 2012 | Tubesnake News

It’s five years today since our website was launched on 1st September 2007. Eternally grateful to good friend and web-guru Dan Mullen for doing all the original set up of the site and for teaching me the skills needed to continue to manage it. 2007 also saw the ninth line-up change for Tubesnake when guitarist […]

First Of May

1 May, 2011 | Tubesnake News

Tonight, Sunday 1st May 2011, we’re playing at The Stables Bar, in the grounds of Beamish Hall. Been a great day so far with all this sun and blue sky but if you fancy rounding it off with a bit of Tubesnake Boogie in some very impressive surroundings then we’ll see ya later. Gig starts […]

Easter Sunday Crook-Rock

20 April, 2011 | Tubesnake News

You’ve got free entry to the Crook FC Mini Rock-Fest on Sunday 24th April 2011. The event opens at 5pm and features three bands who will perform inside the clubhouse. First up … Propa-Ganda Next … The Bandits Finally … Tubesnake   COME ON !!!

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