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Posted June 26
Hallo we require a Guitarist for our Band able to play lead etc  vocals an asset but not essential,we are very close to gigging and consist of Bass, Keys Drummer and vocals.Must be commited and have a good sense of humour,we practise on a Wednesday night, call Jimmy on 07710881416.

Posted June 25

Rock Band 606 are looking for a new drummer. Experience, commitment and own transport essential. About 25 gigs booked for the rest of this year, including Festivals and aiming for about 50-60 gigs next year. Ideally looking for someone who can start asap. Music includes Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, Guns and Roses, Metallica, Thin Lizzy, Van Halen etc. Please PM at our Facebook Page with details of experience etc.

Singer Wanted for Rock Indie Punk band . We cover Kings of Leon , Stereophonics, Free, REM, Clash, Undertones, Fratellis , Brian Adams. We have own PA, Lights and rehearsal space based in Durham.  You must have a professional attitude,  be dedicated to one band and own transport.  email us at with your interest and if you can send  any audio or video of yourself singing. Look forward to hearing from you.

Posted June 24

Any Tal Wikenfelds out there? Looking for female Bass Player with BVs for Blues Rock power trio playing covers and originals, NE based,Chris Email:

Posted June 20
Lead guitarist required for working band “Mystified” and trio “Triple Vision”. We are based in the Durham area. Contact me for more information: Kev - 07470449586

Posted June 17

Guitarist 35-50 for original live project no covers you must be creative and open minded Tyne and Wear based must have own transport please send info photos and any media links to

Posted June 16

Reet Hot Chili Peppers are looking for a new Frusciante.Due to our current guitarist deciding to go travelling we are looking for a new member.We are a well established RHCP tribute playing all over the UK. The ideal person to come in would be based in the North East, be a chili's fan, up for a laugh, able to play the chili's style and be able to do the falsetto backing vocals (very important to the chili's sound). We do this because we love it so aren't looking for someone who is only going to be in it for the money. Steve is leaving in October so we have plenty time to sort things out so if this sounds like your thing drop us an email on and we will arrange auditions.

Posted June 14
Bass Player reqd to complete 4 piece line up of a new project covers band in the Sunderland area (no deps). Age no problem.Must be committed to help build enough material to get gigging, have good gear, own transport and a good sense of humour.If you think you fit the bill call either 07968135196 or 07732698131 for more details.

Posted June 12

Drummer required for top class North East working band.  Preferably based in the Teesside area but not essential, must have experience and be prepared to start asap.  For more info contact me on 07801 997999.

Posted June 5

Hi, we're looking for a bass player (preferably with backing vocals) to join our band, we play original arrangements of quite rocky but not heavy songs from mainly the 60s and 70s. we play almost every weekend within an hour of Teesside. The band's called So What and we've been playing the circuit for the last 10 years. If you're interested please call me on 07931474235. Cheers, Dimmer. (find us at

Posted June 3
We are Section 20 and our current drummer is having to step down due to poor health and so we're looking for someone to take his place asap. Lots of dates in the diary approx 4-6 a month and more coming all the time. It's for a pub/club, functions, weddings and events band.So, we're a professional and friendly bunch from the Yarm area of Cleveland with a wide ranging playlist covering 100+ chart pop, rock, indie, ska, 70s glam, 80s pop, 50s & 60s rock n roll, motown, etc., playing an eclectic mix as diverse as Arctic Monkeys, KT Tunstall, Ed Sheeran, Kings of Leon, Duran Duran, Madness, Daft Punk, Elvis, Meghan Trainor, The Stranglers, James Brown, Muse, Bowie, and so

Posted June 1
We are looking for a Drummer for a new band playing Rock n Roll, Blues and 60s numbers,already in place are Keyboards,Bass, Guitarist and Vocals.We are almost ready to start gigging.Age not important but must have a good sense off humour and be committed.Looking to do 4-6 Gigs a month .We practise on a Wednesday 7-9PM.
also A Violin or 2 with a view to extend into some ELO type numbers in the future.Contact Jimmy on 07710881416.

Vocalist/frontman needed to join gigging band. Lively rock set, some classic rock, 80s, modern stuff, plenty opportunity to add to the setlist. Everything else in place, just need a frontman/woman. 
Call/text on 07779083962

We are 2 Guys (40ish) Singer & Rhythmn guitarist with some gig experience with other bands looking for Drummer, Bass player, and a Smoking Gun of a Lead Guitarist to form a covers band playing epic songs from the U.S. Southern Rock bands both Classic (Lynyrd Skynyrd, Blackfoot, Molly Hatchet, Mountain, through to the modern Era likes of Blackberry Smoke, Whiskey Myers, Drive By Truckers, Cadillac Three etc.
Maybe practice every fortnight or so at a local practice room and just build up a powerful repertoire and energetic entertaining show.
We are both Ashington based so if you are fairly local to this area then even better.Steve 07434832315

AudioCover are looking for a Dep Keyboard player and a dep singer for the 8th August 2017, please contact Mike on 07496 080566. Good fee for the night.

Posted May 28
Pro and experienced keyboard player or guitarist (or someone who can play both) wanted for pub/club band working usually 8-10 gigs a month.  Backing vocals an added bonus.  Band rehearses in South Shields.  We play a range of 60s/70s pop/rock material.  No agents, no tracks, local gigs, family vibe to the band.  If you're interested email for further details.

Lead Guitarist/voc
wanted for full time position in duo, age 25-99. playing clubs,pubs,htls.60s-2016 all mixed material, must be available to work any gig, own transport, 50miles radius wrk distance, willing to use phone, and also work with agents.Txt all your info to 07828507919.Play thru pa, must have experience.

The Spiral Kings require a bass player. Very busy band making a name for themselves in and around the north east pub, club, private and  corporate circuit. Doing a wide range of covers from the likes of Duran Duran, Luther Vandross, tears for fears, the Police, Roxy music, Justin Timberlake, Spandau Ballet, Kean, Maroon 5, ELO and many more. Very busy diary, great fun band, backing vocals an advantage.Band consists of male vocals. Keyboards, saxophone, guitar and drums.Good gear and own transport Paul on 07564 381099.

Posted May 25


Drummer required for a new 80s Band starting soon, Whitley Bay area, practice sessions will start end of May at Notes Studios North Shields. Anyone one interested call John on 07958595781 for more information.

Posted May 21

Singer required for established pop/rock covers band in Newcastle.  Commitment to weekly practice (in Newcastle, usually Monday nights) and 1-2 gigs per month.  Currents set includes: Bryan Adams, Bon Jovi, Free Bad Company, Robert Palmer, Queen, Train, Walk the Moon, Florence and the Machine, open to change over time to suit vocals. Please call or text 07960052004 if interested.

Posted May 19
Good Rock Bassist required to complete line up for new rock band. Weare in our 30s and 40s and love most rock from 70s until recent. Fromclassic rock/ blues, cheesy rock, metal,  we like it all  . We wouldlike to do both covers and originals and have some rough home recordedmaterial ready to bedeveloped into songs. When ready we will belooking for quality gigs. Based in Newcastle with free rehearsalspace. We are all fairly experienced musicians and are looking forsomeone with good technique, ability and good ear.interested parties please contact Rob - oron 07949289620

Drummer, bass player, guitarist required to complete band for working in pubs and clubs. We play mainly rock and blues plus a few popular pop songs etc. 4 – 6 nights per month - Work waiting!! Contact Jeff – 01388 818420 or 07535 087354 Spennymoor area.

Posted May 17
The Flying Vs are looking for an experienced guitarist. We play mostly 60s/70s classic rock with a lot of harmony guitar work. Check out the band at we are based in Newcastle contact Jeff on 07966545670.

Posted May 15

Male Singer/frontman needed to complete working club band. Newcastle/Sunderland based.Regular weekend work waiting.Playing all styles of music but mainly pop/rock.Please get in touch for more information at

Posted May 13

Vocalist/Bass Player wanted for professional rock based studio project album with view to gig as a power trio & other ventures. Must be able to keep up with challenging music be reliable and have own transport. Serious interests only! Hartlepool based. Contact for further details Tel: Alan 07971 814897 Email: Website:

Posted May 12
Keyboard player required for 9 piece band . Call Tom on 07952 378076 for more details
Posted May 7

Drummer wanted for trio/4 piece male fronted four piece . Must be able to work with click track. Backing vocals an advantage.Covering soft rock/pop songs Pro attitude and ability a must. We are 40s/50s age group. 2/3 gigs a monthGateshead based. Replies to

Talented saxophone player required to join experienced  five peice band :Godfathers of Rhythm.We play a mixture of swing, soul and a few more! P.A and all equipment already in place and free rehearsal space in Newcastle.Aiming for 2/3 gigs/events per month. Please reply to:
Singer/frontman required forThe Delmonts, we are a 50s 60s traditional rock n roll band based in the Teesside area. Would prefer you to be local to the band (Teesside area) and have your own transport although we do have band transport, you will need to be energetic and have a great personality, we plan to hold an audition day at a local hall based in Marske.Would prefer someone who is mature and has played local clubs/pubs and knows what to expect, youngest band member is 50 so please be aware we are not kids and not looking for someone who is younger than 40 for this project.So if your a male or female and think you have what's required then email me and we will arrange to speak and meet the band.Email:

Posted May 6
Sound and Lighting Engineer Required for gigging band, We will be looking at either a Sound Engineer and Separate Lighting Engineer or if possible one person who can do both. The PA and Lighting equipment is quality stuff with a fully active PA with a digital mixing desk, lighting desk is an Avolites Pearl 2008 with moving heads and all DMX. Please call 07921228003 for more information.

Posted April 30
Drummer..very experienced..  excellent gear..own transport. seeks experienced players who may be into putting together a groove based tasty outfit..Some influences..Little Feat/Steely Dan/Robben Ford/Keb Mo/Robert Cray.Matt Schofield/Average White band.Not so interested in doing lots of gigs but more into having a really tasty unit and finding venues with appreciativeaudiences..I'm not into classic rock.   Am only interested in seasoned players who can play with feel and grooveE.mail

Posted April 29
Drummer required for a gigging band (2/3 per month). We are experienced, committed and easy going musicians with good gear. Set various from 80s mainstream to 80s new wave but no Stock Aitken Waterman!!! Get in touch for more details. Please contact

Posted April 25

Established rock n roll/rockabilly trio The Mee Kats are looking for a lead guitarist due to current guitarist moving onto alternative project.The position will become permantely available in July 2017 but can be earlier if right person can be found. We play clubs, pubs and rock n roll festivals around the UK and Europe. We are looking for a guitarist with a good knowledge of 1950s rock n roll as we play a mixture of covers and original numbers.We need a guitarist who can join in with backing vocals and has a personality to be able to perform well to a variety of audiences.Please Email or call Colin Mee 07984 755133

Posted April 24
Male vocalists required for working club vocal band. Age 18-35. Must be able to commit to travel on weekends. Based in Middlesbrough so must be able to get to pick up point just off the A19. Good rates of pay. All calls in strictest confidence. Call or message Michael on 07834548399

Posted April 16
I'm looking for someone who shares my passion for rootsy country/blues/folk music and loves to play live without worrying about covering mainstream pop and rock. I am a guitarist who sings, stomps  and plays slide on dobro, lap-steel and c.b.g. and need a male or female who can compliment me by singing and strumming and possibly adding more colour playing blues harp, banjo etc... Looking at traditional songs and covers by Mark Knopfler, Martin Stephenson and other local artists atm. I have a great rehearsal space with in-house PA and great gear to plug in and play. Interested? gimme a call, Paul on 0191529 3303.

Posted April 14

Roadie wanted to help on  pa/ lighting hire gigs on pub/club/function. Help lift gear and set up. Any technical knowledge an advantage. Own transport required. North east based. Send details to

Posted April 12

Keyboard player, preferably with backing vocals required for male fronted 4 piece band. Based GatesheadCovering anything from Muse to Bee Gees to David Bowie to Paul McCartney to Olly Murs to Paul Young club function. Around 1-2 gigs per month. Must have own transport
Contact uk

Posted April 8
Driven Serious is looking for a drummer! We're a 5-piece punk-folk band based around Newcastle/Durham, gigging once or twice a month - we headlined the O2 Academy 2 in January, and our mini-fest Folkish Explosion is coming up in May.  Looking for someone who'll be an equal partner in arranging, as well as keeping us tight.  Most gigs are paid, but we do sometimes take risks with self-promoted projects where profit can't be guaranteed.  Check us out on Youtube - - and drop us an email at

Posted April 7

We are looking for a vocalist (gender not important) to complete the line-up of a new band in the Newcastle Gateshead area.  We are a GTR Bass Drums all around the 50 mark, with a lot of experience wanting to complete a 4 piece line up.  This is a new band who has worked up half a set including Garry Morre, UFO, MSG, The Who, Uriah Heep, Mot, Y&T, but we are open to any input within the Rock sphere. Looking to do 2 gigs a month in it more for the fun than the money, Interested? Please contact me on

Posted April 5

POSITION FILLED        POSITION FILLED        POSITION FILLED          POSITION FILLED Easy Tiger are looking for a new singer we are a working rock covers band with a Very full diary are singer has handed in his notice due to family commitmentsAnd we need to replace him asap we mainly work Saturday nights 3 to 4 times a month And we all enjoy a good laugh but work hard at doing it rightLooking for someone from 30 to 55 who will fit in with us would be nice if they could Do rhythm guitar but not a deal breaker based in Newcastle area and practice near metro centerPlease check out are webpage contact dave on 07824396315

Posted April 3

Bass player wanted for pop/Rock covers band based in Bishop Auckland, we gig around once or twice a month doing paid as well as charity gigs, call or txt Paul 07432510400

Posted March 30
For working club rock cheese band The Hunter we are a 100% live and need a bassplayer with good b.vs no ego and likes a laugh but can do the job. Regular work and some holiday parks check us out on f.b or email

Posted March 29
We are a working Durham/ Dales area based 5 piece Modern Country rock band urgently looking for a Lead/rhythm Guitarist must be an experienced player have no ego problems we’re looking for a steady committed easy going fella to fit in with the rest of us we love to play for the crack and enjoyment of entertaining, we play to a high standard and we work 3 to 4 times a month week days & weekends and have a quite a few  bookings for  festivals & Clubs in diaryStyles Include Vince Gill, Albert Lee, Eric Clapton, Toby Keith, Keith Urban Danny Gatton, Tim McGraw. Contact Ricky on 07932719129 Or 01833 637818.

Singer wanted for Green Day tribute band, just up and runningMidweek practice at Notes, North Shields Looking to put a decent set together and gig once a month or soContact Kev on 07973321926 if you fancy a go or pass it on if you know somebody else that mightThanks

Posted March 20

Experienced drummer required by top north -east covers band on the pub circuit. Diary has gigs for the rest of the year. Good gear, drum mikes and own transport requred . Must be a team player. For details e-mail....... ron

POSITION FILLED        POSITION FILLED        POSITION FILLED          POSITION FILLED Rock/Blues/Pop Rock Cover Band Seeking an enthusiastic male rock singer for band called Audiofyre. We have been on the the go since 2009 and had recent time off. We are now back and now seeking a Singer to help complete the new line up. Looking for someone who is dedicated and likes a bit of banter, and would love to be part of a band.We have full p.a and a room to practice. Influences and style include thin lizzy, bad company, foo fighters, stereophonics, jimmy hendrix and list goes on but you get the idea its all about the rock!!!! Contact us by e-mail at

Energetic Fun frontman
required must have confidence by the boat load more a kin to comedy than pop For live fun party band "singalong" set Complete entertainer it's all about the partyMust have own personal transport to pick up/ drop off point Within Newcastle upon Tyne area Must be available to work WMC and holiday camps Cv with pix and any media links to for audition

Posted March 16
rigid digits{ [Stiff Little Fingers covers] we are looking for a new drummer.
gigs booked till end of year...must have own gear and transport and able to practice couple times a month. contact 07743744773

Posted March 14
Looking for a singer to complete current line up of guitar, bass and drums. We play 50s/60s rock n roll/rockabilly/blues and practise in Blaydon. Ability to play rhythm guitar would be preferable but not essential. Any age is welcome. Private message or contact Stuart on 07833013557.

Posted March 13
Posted March 12
Male vocalist urgently required to complete top NE band playing clubs,holiday parks and functions etc.Playing everything from swing to current.Regular work and good wages. Please get in touch for more information at

Posted March 12

Female singer wanted to front northeast club band. Must be available to gig Saturday's throughout the year. For more info email

Posted March 6

We are seeking a Vocalist (if you play an  instrument also that would be great) for this new project/band to join guitarist, bass and drummer (40s and 50s) who are getting together once a week to rehearse in Newcastle/Gateshead. May do the occasional gig but the purpose is to play and enjoy, we all have other commitments on the weekends. Not bothered about previous experience, age or gender. Material will be to be agreed/discussed but will be 1970s Rock/Prog Rock and maybe try some original material. Please drop me an email.

Posted March 4
Looking for a guitarist, bass and keyboard player to form a female fronted band doing Blondie stuff. Contact Mal 07754847958

Posted March 2

Hi there, I am looking for a Male vocalist for a working vocal group. Aged between 18-40.Must be flexible on weekends as the band travels around the UK working in holiday centres, hotels and social clubs.Weekly pay and great opportunities.Contact Michael on 07834548399 for more info.All calls dealt with in strictest confidence.

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Posted June 25
Guitarist / Keyboards Player (50+) available. I am looking for a band or group of musicians forming a band, or maybe something interesting. I have transport, gear and experience. Some backing vocals. I live in the Durham area. Ideally rock, prog rock, pop or blues but willing to look at anything as long as it is musically interesting! Happy to gig but not loads each month, doing it for fun not money. Contact Rich at

Posted June 14

Dep Bass player available between 25th June to 04th August.Most styles, super fast learner, pro gear and own transport.Vastly experienced and professional attitude.Gaz 07707718831  or

Posted June 4
Keyboards, Piano, Hammond and Rhodes available, depping orestablished band. Doubles on acoustic guitar, cahon and backing vocals. Sightreads, good busker, backing vocals. Into Soul, R and B, Rock andRoll, Township, Latino, Jazz,. Tamla.Usual Beatles, Stones, Bill Withers, Holly,Orbison etc. Influences; Ray Charles, James Taylor, James Brown, EttaJames.Tel   01665479476 0r

Posted June 2

Young lead guitarist looking to join/form a band playing rock n roll/rockabilly/blues/country. Age is not an issue and willing to travel. Looking to gig as much as, and as soon as possible. If interested please contact Stuart 07833013557.
Posted May 29
Drummer, very experienced, with backing vocals, looking for band playing soul funk material. Not looking to gig every week. Professional gear and own transport. Contact Peter on 07939227649.

Posted May 15
Keyboard doubles on guitar can sing lead or backing vocals been playing since the 70s looking for a working band not a club band covering rock, pop, country rock, blues not into heavy rock or metal and punk have good gear and transportemail at

Posted May 12

Bass player available for dep work. I have Professional gear, transport & I'm reliable.Willing to practice for any gigs. Please Contact jon: 07825395342 or

Posted April 28
Male keyboard player and female singer looking to join a band doing a wide range of material, in the clubs and function sector. Both of us have a lot of experience in bands, aged betwen 45 and 55 , we are based in Cumbria, but willing to travel, as work across here is sparse.
contact me on    or 07884033212

ntact me on    or 07884033212Posted April 26

I am a guitarist and singer available I play lead and rhythm I am not the fastest player but I do play well and put a lot of research into getting the sound right. I love all types of music from 60s to present day. I am looking to work with a duo a trio, or even a band. I like playing and want to gig regularly I enjoy doing clubs and pubs, with a male or female singer as long as its good. I do struggle a bit getting into country and metal but open to lots of things. I enjoy rehearsing and getting things to a high standard. I can sing lead but prefer doing backing. I am very reliable and easy to get on with and looking to gig at least 6 times a month if this might be for you can call me Andrew on 07930 257552 or email me at

Posted April 12

POSITION FILLED        POSITION FILLED        POSITION FILLED          POSITION FILLED Singer/acoustic guitar (f), looking to work with other acoustic musicians to form a band. Would like to hear from Bass, Percussion, and either lead guitar or keys. Backing vox would be desirable too. To play covers and work in some originals too - no rock/metal. Mature and easy going need only apply, hope to gig later in the year. Contact

Posted April 9

Bass player wanted to form rock trio with experienced guitar/vocals (57) and experienced drummer (51) - Free, Hendrix etc. Free rehearsal time at Philadephia every week. Vocals would be an advantage but not essential. Must be able to do at least one or two weekend gigs a week - Neil 07890 963 424

Posted April 8
Guitarist Available, young (17) looking to join a band; I play mainly Psychedelic rock, Blues rock, Jazz fusion and funk rock but can adapt. Influences include Jimi Hendrix, Tommy Bolin, Ritchie Blackmore, Billy Gibbons, Rory Gallagher, Stevie ray Vaughn, Freddie King and Bernie Tormé.  Contact me Brandon at: or 07428749897

Posted April 7

Experienced Drummer looking for a new project. I recently returned after 14 years gigging and teaching in France. I enjoy most music -  Pop, 60s, Country (if it has drums), instrumentals and anything that sets feet tapping.

My dislikes are punk and metal because I was born too early for these. My next house will be west of Durham but I have transport and good equipment.

Contact Alan:  07464485466   or

Posted March 27
POSITION FILLED        POSITION FILLED        POSITION FILLED          POSITION FILLED Looking to perform as duo, join a band or start a band playing elvis, holly, 50s, 60s , etc   07834924622

Posted March 23

POSITION FILLED        POSITION FILLED        POSITION FILLED          POSITION FILLED Double bass player (EUB) available. Please call/text Bill on 07837659359 for details. Thanks

Posted March 21

very experienced drummer seeks giging pub band i have played in reload the meerkats jiab the suspects shanghai etc etc and deped for frankies cafe contraband the boneshakers road runners the whole hog american girl tt blue etc etc i have drum kit mics sub for bass drum cajon kit electronic  kit can sing harmony or lead vocal  i have reliable transport happy to dep to i  am from consett if interested text barry on 07722425557
Posted March 20
Hello interested in working with or forming a new and band, Influences include Simple minds, Roxy Music , Bowie ,Jazz Funk etc.. Can play most styles to high standard, transport, pro gear etc..Newcastle based. I not looking a money making venture something that interesting and enjoyable.. contact or text me on 0741 546 3533

Posted March 12

Bass player fully available 39, Co Durham/Tyne & Wear, own transport, will travel, experienced, pro bass rig, excellent attitude and ability and really easy to get on with, can learn full sets very quickly and to a high standard. Ideally covers. 07432064521 text/call anytime.

Posted March 4

21/yo bass player looking for a professional band. Well versed in most genres, quick learner, friendly and laid back but take my playing seriously send me an email if you're interested. Covers band or originals is fine as long as there is gigs available.

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Posted June 10

1 pair JBL JRX225 speakers , mint condition , less than 10 gigs , band split forces reluctant sale.Dual 15 inch two way design , 2000W max , less than half price to clear , £300.Chris 07874998377

Posted May 31

Set of 4 par cans BRIGHT - stand and foot controller , gigged, very reliable, cost circa £290 selling £70 - contact dave 07901 653 869 or - live just south of Amble

Posted May 27
Sound & Lighting Hire for bands and events. Quality rigs from 1K to 6 K sound systems with 6 way stage monitoring. Remote controlled mixing. LED Lighting Rigs. Led cans and intelligent lighting effects. Dry hire or engineered . Call Steve on 07702 191092

Posted May 21
Bass drum case wanted. 22" x 18" or 22" x 20"
It's for a second kit that stays in a car so something lightweight like a fibre case or a drum bag please. The last bag had torn because it was a tight fit. I'm near Durham. Contact Alan on 0746 44 85 466 or

Posted May 17

Blackstar HT 5 watt, all valve, twin channel , 1x10 combo. One of the early ones (non reverb), with emulated output/headphone switch, some fantastic tones and brilliant little amp for recording/practicing, or mic up for large gigs. Correct Blackstar footswitch included.  Excellent cond.    £100.              Also Line 6 HD 300 amp. modeling F/x processor pedal.  Far too many effects to list hear, but will gladly describe over the phone.  Great bit of kit, basically plug into any amp. or PA and get the sound you want.      Very light and portable,  in original box and power supply included. Excellent cond. £100.  For full details/describtion tel:  0191   4174299

Posted May 7
For sale, Ibanez BTB33-5 string bass guitar (with high C string)Brand new condition. Never gigged. £440 Contact Keith 07398234408

Posted May 5
Yamaha Guitarlelie natural finish, new, inc soft case £30 - Line 6 pocket pod home use as new  boxed £ 30 - set of 4 parcans stand and foot controller , gigged, very reliable, cost circa £290 selling £70 - contact dave 07901 653 869 or - live just south of Amble

Posted May 2
One pair of Mackie SRM450V3 speakers +stands and covers.
In new condition. £450  Contact Keith 07398234408

Aria Pro II Black'n'Gold Cliff Burton (Metallica) signature bass guitar. Ostrich hardcase, complete with certificate pen-signed by Ray Burton. 24 carat gold plared hardware including nut. Mint condition. Coil tapped as standard. Made in Japan, these are made to order only with an 8 to 12 month wait. Painstaking attention to detail. Newcastle area. Offers around £3,800. 07473833722

Posted April 29
Boss VE-20 Vocal Processor in excellent condition. Used twice in rehearsals but NEVER gigged. Selling simply due to the fact new desk gives me the couple of effects i need. The box has the usual reverb/delays/distortion/effects as well as a record delay function so ideal for an accoustic act. Cost £225 new looking for offers around £150 please. For pictures or any further information please call Andy on 07946559217 or email

Posted April 26

Epiphone Tak Matsumoto  DC signature guitar (Ebony) in mint condition, comes with signature case and cert of authenticity £400;
Sterling music man JP100D Pacific blue new condition has great sound and tone £450;
Hamer explorer XT Standard in Dark cherry with hard case good condition good action £250;
Line 6 1V Spider combo 15 watt excellent condition £55.
Pics available on request call text 07823888984

Posted April 24

For sale or but preferably trade for quality bass of equal value or very decent bass plus cash my Gibson SG bass ..based on 1968 model..very powerful output..fitted with la bella flats..serial code 010260458..USA made..not recent reissue series..grover tuners..deep cherry red..comes with fitted Gibson USA hardcase with security latches …£800 for Martin 07876245297 or email 

Posted April 19
For sale: Peavey valveking 100w amp head and 4 x 12 100w Speaker cab, both with custom made padded covers. Everything in mint condition and hardly ever used £600. Tel : 07580121116 for any info.

Posted April 13

Lighting / Sound tech required for North East covers band.  We have a big lighting rig along with a first class PA. We have plenty of gigs booked in but need someone to take care of the light show and sound. If you fancy it call or text Pete on 07921 228003 or Geoff on 07746 678681 for more info.

Posted April 11
For sale:
Peavey PV -14 Mixing Desk;  
Behringer Eurolive VP1520 tops x 2 - 1,000-Watt 2-Way PA speaker system (250 Watts Continuous/1,000 Watts Peak Power);
Berhinger Eurolive  VP1800S bass bins x 2 -1600-Watt 18" Passive Subwoofer (400 Watts Continuous / 1600 Watts Peak Power);
10 mtr multicore - Selection of speaker leads - £500 for the lot
All in good condition, very little use. Call or text Alan 07823888984

Posted April 3
Midiverb 4 near new £70 - Midiverb 4 good condition £60
Microverb 4 mint condition boxed £70
Boss OC2 octave pedal £50  Boss OC3 pedal  £70 - Boss Harmonist pedal as new boxed £80
Studiomaster VMS Voice management system, vocal processor £90 
Boss GT1 Effects pedal boxed new £120
Cry bay wah pedal £40
Behringer  Nu3000 inuke power amp 3000W boxed £80
Behringer FCB1010 Midi foot controller inc case £70
TC Helicon Voicetone T1  £50
Digitech Vocalist Live 3 Vocal harmony pedal boxed £100.
All in good to excllent condition and working order
mob 07823888984 or mail

Posted March 29

4x10" Trace Elliott 300 watt bass cab with castors,condition is gigged but working perfectly.£60.
Ring John in Sunderland  0191 5486916

Posted March 22
Line 6 Floor Pod for sale. As new condition. In original box with manual.
£75 ono. Stockton Area. Mally  07765974649

Posted March 7
I want to swop my Yamaha Silent Cello (SVC100) for an acoustic Double Bass. Approximate value of cello is £800 to £1000 (inc bow and case).
Contact me on 07825800117

Posted March 4

Full working order minor scuffs on tolex Marshall 4 x 12 1960 slanted cabinet vintage marking £250 ono. Marshall 9100 dual monobloc power amplifier complete with swan flight case £350 ono. Contact Steve mob 07715610877 or email for pictures. Items based in Newton Aycliffe.

Posted Feb 28
For sale. Selling as they are not really being used. Never been gigged. Synth still has plastic cover on screen. Novation MiniNova synth (check it out here with Studiologic MP113 midi pedals (including hard case).
Comes with keyboard stand and midi cable. Only used in the home to fill out sounds while playing guitar and bass (a bit of prog rock going on). Whole Kit cost £650.00 new, only 1 year old and immaculate.
Looking for £400.00. Will condsider splitting. Based in Middlesbrough.
Call 07717616247

Posted Feb 27

For sale: Roland Jupiter 50 synth. Never gigged, (home studio use only) 12 months old. Comes with full Jupiter 50 flight case (cost £160.00). Both in excellent condition and everything working but sadly no longer required. £850.00 (no offers accepted) Email: Collection only from Darlington (DL1)

Posted Feb 23

Rehearsal Room, central N’cle (off Westgate Road) available for 3, possibly 4 piece band.  Attic room, so lots of steps, probably not suitable for gigging band (though Vendetta have used it for years). Suitable for ‘starting out’ band, preferably rock or metal—but with potential.   Room is insulated but basic.  May be able to supply a PA.  Suit ‘responsible—if there be such!’ student band, as other activities take place in this large building.  Weekly rent would be low and by negotiation for young band who intend to apply themselves.   Call Rick at Turboventure,  0191 232 5872.

Posted Feb 17

Line 6 Spider Valve 112 MKII 40 Watt 1x12 Guitar Amp with FBV Shortboard controller (full board with LCD screen and wah/expression pedal). Both hardly used and in excellent condition. £200
Additional pictures available on request.
Contact Ian on 07703 329555 or  Collection or can deliver locally; Gateshead.

Posted Feb 9
Left handed Fender Telecaster, vintage '52 Re-issue - Perfect condition with official telecaster hardcase - £800
Left Handed Gibson Les Paul Studio, 2013 Gold Series - Perfect condition with official Les Paul hardcase  - £700
Contact Andrew if interested - 07824552039

Posted Jan 18
EV SX 300 Speakers for sale. Good / used condition. £350 Ono. Contact Iain on 07746 482795.

Posted Jan 11

Available for pa and sound hire. Hk audio linear big venue pack. Presonus desk with lights. Available most weekends. Contact Paul 07805356494.

Posted Jan 10

For Sale: TC Electronic BH500 500 watt Bass Amp and TC Electronic BC210 2x10 Bass Cab. Both in perfect (as new) condition and both with RoqSolid covers.

Location Bedlington / Cramlington. £375

Contact Geoff - 07722 146575 or Email -

Posted Dec 24
Empty 2x12 speaker cabinet wanted, ideally around 26" wide x 17" or 18" tall, but will consider any size/ condition. please ring with price on  0191 4174299.

Posted Dec 7

Pair of Peavey Subwoofers, 500 watts RMS, 1000 watts programme, 4 ohms each, about 24kg each, 15 inch speakers, very good condition considering, used but perfect working order. £300 ovno for the pair.
Single Behringer EUROLIVE VP2520 2000W Dual 15" PA Speaker. Very loud, very good condition, gigged with half a dozen times. £140 ovno.
Contact Martin 07876245297 or email

Posted Dec 4

Flight case for sale. Measures 24"x21"x11". Tel. 07851399118.

Posted Nov 29
I am selling my Yamaha S70XS Synth which I bought new 6 years ago and cost £1900. The keys are full hammer weighted action and it is in good condition and everything is fully working.......apart from the end panel which is slightly damaged. This can be replaced quite easily and cheaply. Genuine reason for sale. Will include hard case if full amount I'm asking is offered. Cash on collection......£550 Contact Martin Tel No 07756 487848

Posted Nov 23

Schecter De-Luxe 4 Diamond series bass guitar. White ,immaculate. With Hercules stand. £150. Tel Dave on 07738 470166.

Posted Nov 22
Marshall Valvestate 8008 Stereo power Amplifier recently serviced fully working order, Rack Mountable 19” 1U instruction manual and power lead £225.00
Kramer Pacer FFT-211S Double cut Body Hard Maple Neck Pickups Kramer K force Single coil neck middle and Humbucker Bridge Red Metallic comes with Hard Case £200.00 Contact Andy Tough 07946470644

Posted Nov 16
For sale Ibanez SR500 BM (brown mahogany) 4 string bass. Bartolini Mk1 pickups. Active 3 way eq. Worn look but plays great. Set up at Guitar Guitar Newcastle.Great buy at £195. Will throw in superb thick padded as new Warwick Rockbag for £25. Steve 07572 586848

Big Bay Taylor acoustic with Taylor gig bag in absolute mint condition gigged once these are at present priced £421 bargain at £275 Tel: 07586780784


Due to band breaking up. Full PA for stage use. All the following for 350 quid. No offers. Has to be a great bargain !
In wheeled flight case:- Super folio 8 channel mixer with effects and phantom power. Alesis Microverb vocal effects unit. Studio Master AX2500 amp - gigged twice from new.
'Speakon' cables in aluminium carrying case for above.
2 Peavey Hisys. 1xT speakers fitted with Black Widows. Incl. stands.
3 stage monitors.  One powered, one passive, one dubious.
2 motorised stage lights. Spray colours all over venue. Big but effective.
LED drum kit activated backlight with eight lenses. Projects colours up the wall behind kit.
Sound activated Laser unit. Quality unit used twice.
Stage guitar stand for three instruments.
Contact Mike Tel. 07977601186