Interviews

  • Forward NE

    What is Forward NE and what does it hope to achieve?Forward NE is a supportive network for female, trans and non-binary musicians, working for equality and diversity in the North East music scene. We’ll be doing this via workshops, seminars, networking and industry insights, and we’re really hoping this activity will be shaped by the […]

  • NMC Guest: Jordan (Editor at Spotlight Music)

    How long have you been active in the north east music scene and what do you do? I am the editor and manager for Spotlightuk.co.uk which is a North East based music blog, but we also occasionally do video content and put on gigs too.My role is primarily to organise and delegate content to our […]

  • NMC Guest: Aaron (Base Camp Boro & Heelapalooza Festival)

    How long have you been active in the north east music scene and what do you do? I’ve been active in the North East Music Scene for around 15 years now. Since the age of 13 I’ve played in bands and at the age of 18 I took the dive into promoting gigs. Treating it […]

  • NMC Guest: Claire (Founder & Editor at NARC. Magazine)

    How long have you been active in the north east music scene and what do you do?I’ve been going to gigs in the region since around 2002. Music and writing have always been a passion and I started freelancing for local magazines and newspapers but ended up a bit frustrated that there wasn’t an outlet […]

  • NMC Guest: Adam (Promoter [Famous Last Words] & Founder of MUNRO Festival)

    How long have you been active in the north east music scene and what do you do?I have had a voice in the music scene for nearly nine years. Famous Last Words started in 2016 and the majority of the organising, planning, designing the work, promotion and managing I have done myself. How did you […]

  • NMC Guest: Emily (Owner of Darling Zine, Journalist & Assistant Director of Tits Upon Tyne)

    How long have you been active in the North East music scene and what do you do?Since I was born! There was never a defining moment that I got involved in the scene. My dad is a DJ, hosts events, runs Method Radio, and worked at Sage Gateshead so I’ve always been brought up around […]