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Saturday 18th January 2020 at Trimmers, South Shields (photo by colin anderson)

All gigs start at 9pm and are FREE ENTRY unless stated otherwise
Note: earlier start times & all venues closing at 10pm from 18 September

2020

80 Tubesnake gigs this year
23 have taken place, 57 cancelled due to Coronavirus restrictions
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Sat 4 January @ 8.30pm – The Old Fox, Felling, Gateshead, NE10 0HQ
Fri 10 January – The Big Jug, Claypath, Durham City, DH1 1RG
Sat 11 January – The Blue Bell, Jesmond Vale, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE2 1PH
Fri 17 January – The Magnesia Bank, North Shields, NE30 1NH
Sat 18 January – Trimmers Arms, Commercial Road, South Shields, NE33 1RW
Sat 25 January – The Mill, North Terrace, Crook, DL15 9AZ
Sun 26 January @ 4.30pm – The Conshies, Wheatley Hill, DH6 3JW, £2 c.c.
Fri 31 January – The Three Tuns, Sheriffs Highway, Gateshead, NE9 5SD

Fri 7 February @ 8.45pm – Steels Social Club, Sunderland, SR4 6LQ
Sun 9 February @ 4pm – Angels Place, Church Street East, Sunderland SR1 2BB
Sun 16 February @ 4pm – The Penny Gill, Spennymoor, DL16 6QE
Fri 21 February – The Garden Farm, Carlingford Road, Chester-le-Street, DH2 3EH
Sat 22 February – The Pelaw Inn, Shields Road, Gateshead, NE10 0QD
Fri 28 February – The Station, Killingworth, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE12 6RA

Sun 1 March @ 5pm – The White Lion, Newbottle Street, Houghton-le-Spring, DH4 4AN
Sat 7 March – The Star Inn, Westgate Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE1 1SQ
Sun 8 March @ 3pm – The Wheatsheaf, Roker Ave, Sunderland, SR6 0BN
Fri 13 March – Victoria Gardens, China Street, Sunderland, SR2 8RT
Sat 14 March – The Stumble Inn, Chester Road, Sunderland, SR2 7PR
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CORONAVIRUS

All Pubs & Clubs were ordered to close from midnight on Fri 20 March 2020. They were allowed to reopen from Sat 4 July but limitations regarding live music and varying social restrictions since then continue to have an impact on gigs.
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Cancelled … Sat 21 March – Grannie Annie’s, Marine Walk, Roker, Sunderland, SR6 0PL
Cancelled … Sat 28 March – The Durham Ox, Coundon, Bishop Auckland, DL14 8LG
Cancelled … Sun 29 March @ 4pm – The Crook Hotel, Hope Street, Crook, DL15 9HU

Cancelled … Sat 4 April – The Angel, Durham City, DH1 4PR
Cancelled … Sun 5 April @ 5pm – The Schooner, South Shore Road, Gateshead, NE8 3AF
Cancelled … Fri 17 April – The Moorcock, Burnhope Way, Peterlee, SR8 2HW
Cancelled … Sat 18 April – The Fat Ox, Whitley Road, Whitley Bay, NE26 2TG
Cancelled … Sun 19 April @ 4.30pm – Private Birthday Party
Cancelled … Sat 25 April – Byers Green Club, North Street, Spennymoor, DL16 7PU, £2.50 c.c.
Cancelled … Sun 26 April @ 4pm – The Magnesia Bank, North Shields, NE30 1NH

Cancelled … Fri 1 May – The Railway, Durham Road, Birtley, DH3 2PQ
Cancelled … Sat 2 May – The Prior, Moorside Road, Sunderland, SR3 2SW

Cancelled … Fri 5 June – The Drunken Duck, Claypath, Durham City, DH1 1RG
Cancelled … Sat 13 June – The Pelaw Inn, Shields Road, Gateshead, NE10 0QD
Cancelled … Sun 14 June @ 5pm – Chesters, Front Street, Chester-le-Street, DH3 3AX
Cancelled … Fri 19 June – The Penny Gill, Spennymoor, DL16 6QE
Cancelled … Sat 20 June – The Runhead, Holburn Lane, Ryton, NE40 3HJ
Cancelled … Sat 27 June – The Red Lion, Earsdon, Whitley Bay, NE25 9JU
Cancelled … Sun 28 June @ 6pm – The Welcome Tavern, Hendon, Sunderland, SR1 2DW

Cancelled … Sat 4 July – The Lochside, Cochrane Park, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE7 7LJ
Cancelled … Sun 5 July @ 4pm – The Crook Hotel, Hope Street, Crook, DL15 9HU
Cancelled … Fri 10 July – The Three Tuns, Sheriffs Highway, Gateshead, NE9 5SD
Cancelled … Sat 11 July – The Star Inn, Westgate Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE1 1SQ

Cancelled … Sat 1 August – The Black Bull, Blaydon-on-Tyne, NE21 4JJ, Tickets £5 from the venue
Cancelled … Sun 2 August @ 3pm – The Wheatsheaf, Roker Ave, Sunderland, SR6 0BN
Cancelled … Sat 8 August – The Ship Inn, Benton, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE12 8AE
Cancelled … Sun 9 August @ 6.45pm – The Queens Head, Cullercoats, NE30 4QB
Cancelled … Sat 15 August – The Mill, North Terrace, Crook, DL15 9AZ

Cancelled … Sat 5 September @ 7pm – Private Wedding Party
Cancelled … Sat 12 September – The Pelaw Inn, Shields Road, Gateshead, NE10 0QD
Cancelled … Fri 18 September – The Moorcock, Burnhope Way, Peterlee, SR8 2HW
Cancelled … Sat 19 September – The Fat Ox, Whitley Road, Whitley Bay, NE26 2TG
Cancelled … Sat 26 September – The Angel, Durham City, DH1 4PR

GIG TOOK PLACE … Sat 26 September @ 7.30pm – Live Lounge, Park Lane, Sunderland, SR1 3JE

Cancelled … Sun 27 September @ 4pm – The Magnesia Bank, North Shields, NE30 1NH

Cancelled … Fri 2 October @ 7.30pm – The Big Jug, Claypath, Durham City, DH1 1RG
Cancelled … Sat 3 October – The Rising Sun, Coast Road, Wallsend, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE28 9HP
Cancelled … Sun 4 October @ 4pm – The Crook Hotel, Hope Street, Crook, DL15 9HU

GIG TOOK PLACE … Sun 4 October @ 7.30pm – St. Peter’s Social Club, Byker, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE6 2AB

Cancelled … Fri 9 October – The Drunken Duck, Claypath, Durham City, DH1 1RG
Cancelled … Sun 11 October @ 5pm – The White Lion, Newbottle Street, Houghton-le-Spring, DH4 4AN
Cancelled … Fri 16 October @ 7.45pm – Platform 1, 16 & 17 Station Road, East Bedlington Community Centre, NE22 7JN
Cancelled … Sat 17 October – Trimmers Arms, Commercial Road, South Shields, NE33 1RW
Cancelled … Sun 18 October @ 4pm – The Penny Gill, Spennymoor, DL16 6QE

GIG TOOK PLACE … Sun 18 October @ 4pm – The Magnesia Bank, North Shields, NE30 1NH

Cancelled … Sat 24 October – The Blue Bell, Jesmond Vale, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE2 1PH
Cancelled … Sun 25 October @ 4.30pm – The Old Fox, Felling, Gateshead, NE10 0HQ
Cancelled … Fri 30 October – The Garden Farm, Carlingford Road, Chester-le-Street, DH2 3EH

GIG TOOK PLACE …Tue 3 November @ 7.30pm – The Rose Inn, Rosehill Bank, Wallsend, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE28 6TR

Cancelled … Fri 6 November @ 7.30pm – Steels Social Club, Sunderland, SR4 6LQ
Cancelled … Fri 13 November – The Railway, Durham Road, Birtley, DH3 2PQ
Cancelled … Sat 14 November – Grannie Annie’s, Marine Walk, Roker, Sunderland, SR6 0PL
Cancelled … Sun 22 November @ 4pm – The Crook Hotel, Hope Street, Crook, DL15 9HU
Cancelled … Fri 27 November – The Station, Killingworth, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE12 6RA
Cancelled … Sat 28 November – The Lochside, Cochrane Park, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE7 7LJ

Cancelled … Sat 5 December – The Ship Inn, Benton, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE12 8AE
Cancelled … Sun 6 December @ 5pm – Chesters, Front Street, Chester-le-Street, DH3 3AX
Cancelled … Sat 12 December @ 7.30pm – The Durham Ox, Coundon, Bishop Auckland, DL14 8LG
Cancelled … Sun 13 December @ 6.45pm – The Queens Head, Cullercoats, NE30 4QB
Cancelled … Sat 19 December – The Star Inn, Westgate Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE1 1SQ
Cancelled … Sun 20 December @ 3pm – The Wheatsheaf, Roker Ave, Sunderland, SR6 0BN
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Saturday 11th August 2018 at Stanley Burning Rock Festival (photo by patrick fall)

All gigs start at 9pm and are FREE ENTRY unless stated otherwise
Note: 2021 gigs listed below are all still dependant on the Coronavirus situation at the time

2021

6 Tubesnake gigs this year
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Sat 2 January @ 7.30pm – Live Lounge, Park Lane, Sunderland, SR1 3JE

Sat 13 February – The Durham Ox, Coundon, Bishop Auckland, DL14 8LG

Sat 19 June @ 2pm – 45 minute set, our slot in a Rock Fest featuring 11 Bands T.B.C.
Sat 26 June @ 7pm – Private Wedding Party T.B.C.

Sat 21 August – Private Birthday Party T.B.C.

Sat 16 October – The Durham Ox, Coundon, Bishop Auckland, DL14 8LG
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Gig Stats:
2019 79 gigs
2018 78 gigs
2017 74 gigs
2016 66 gigs
2015 58 gigs
2014 54 gigs … Tenth Line-Up: Martin Craggs replaces Tom Atkinson on guitar from April
2013 63 gigs
2012 34 gigs
2011 45 gigs
2010 51 gigs
2009 52 gigs
2008 49 gigs
2007 14 gigs … Ninth Line-Up: After a 6 months break Tom Atkinson replaces Dave Lunn on guitar from June
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998
1997
1996
1995
1994
1993
1992 09 gigs … A 5-piece Tubesnake is launched and gigs for the first time on 12th September 1992
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“Music is your only friend. Until the end.”

Jim Morrison
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