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Posted August 15
Keyboards wanted for established Holiday park touring band ( the North, Borders, Yorkshire, Lakes) & WMC and functions (North East). Must be able to drive van (based Darlo/Boro, South Durham/Scotch Corner). This is a job share role. Email:

Posted August 12
Drummer required for working 4-piece mature rock/pop band,  Based in Newcastle upon tyne area.If interested, for more info contact - Colin 07790474760 or text Bri 07773679557.

Posted August 10
Rhythm guitarist wanted to join mature players......good standard......blues/rock/funky sounds..... Teesside area.... 07746557166

Posted August 2

Mature,,guitar /slide player looking to put one last good band together before retiring. Seeking experienced, talented, passionate, committed people to perform crowd friendly, blues based, soul/jazzy/funky mood groove “stuff”. Age, looks, size, religion, politics, ethnicity …..irrelevant! Just for local, applicable pubs/events/festivals, so no travelling far afield. Would prefer quality gigs to quantity. In first instance, please email me on

Bassist looking for Guitarist and Drummer to form a blues rock trio. Think Blind Faith, Cream, BB King, JJ Cale, Howlin’ Wolf, Joe Bonamassa, BBM, Albert King, Freddie King, some older Fleetwood Mac (Peter Green days), ect. Some vocal ability required from each player. Looking to do covers initially with a view to writing original material on the side. Need own gear and own transport. Must supply demos of your playing, top level musicianship needed as each role will be a demanding one. Contact if interested. Many thanks.

Posted July 30

We are a band playing authentic covers by Roxy Music, Duran, Japan, Simple Minds and Bowie and others. We are looking for a vocalist that can cover this style of music. We rehearse in Newcastle, we are good bunch of guys You need someone with a genuine interest in this style of music. Please send some YT or audio of yourself singing and some background info to this mob thanks 0741546 3533.

Posted July 27

Rock Drummer Wanted for Mature 4-piece rock band from Gateshead and Durham starting up again after a very long break.  We do Rock metal and prog with a few twists, the last set, pre covid, had Maiden, Priest, Dio, Shenker,  but we also did Argent and Steeley Dan numbers.  To name but a few.  We would welcome any contributions to the set you would like.  Own transport is essential.  If interested contact jimmy on 07860505986.

Required. 80s Synth Band Require a Male or Female Guitarist and Bass player or even a guitarist who can turn his their hand to playing Bass when no guitar is required on songs ie Enola Gay.Playing covers by Omd, A Flock of seagulls, Human League, New Order, Yazoo, Numan etc etc.Own gear and transport required.We rehearse near Cramlington. Call or txt 07932045914.

Posted July 18

Singer required for four piece rock band ,must be experienced as we all have loads of gigging experience,contact 07535552399,or

Posted July 13
Guitarist urgently wanted for band——Monkey Punch—-covering ska/indie/funk/soul/rock song playing all of north east clubs pubs festivals gigs booked rest of this year into next year see our Facebook page contact Simon on 07950270655. Or email. for more information.

Mature Lead guitarist wanted For 60s Mod Rock band.  Small Faces The Who, The Kinks. Etc. 1 or 2 gigs a month. Gigs waiting. Pubs, Clubs, Weddings, Functions EtcNorth East. Please ring 07463182106 for more info. Please ring not Txt.

Posted July 12
We are a band covering tracks by Roxy Music, Duran, Japan, Simple Minds and Bowie. We are looking for a Effects driven guitarist that suits this style of music. No guitar hero's.We rehearse in Newcastle, we are good bunch. Age not important but genuine interest in this style of music is. Please send YT or audio of your playing and some info about yourself to my mob thanks 0741546 3533.

Rockabilly/Country guitar player wanted for established band with gigs lined up. It's all about having fun! Give us a call on 07883491295.

Posted July 3

Busy 70s Tribute Band looking for drummer for Theatre work, clubs and festivals.Slade, T.Rex, Sweet, Roxy, Bowie ect..Backing vocals an advantage.Wouldnt suit anybody in 10 other bands or who works every other weekend ect.Please get in touch by calling 07771 704407 or via ultimateseventiesshow"

Posted June 27

Keyboard player wanted for Teesside/Hartlepool band playing rock and pop covers. Existing set-up is bass, guitar, drums and female vocal. Very easy going and friendly people. We do not gig every weekend. Generally one or two gigs per month. Please or call or text 07787 100185.

Posted June 26

Experienced Drummer Required for a new band (vocals a bonus) we are a newly formed band with a Female Singer with a great Blues/Rock Voice who will be fronting the band, other members are guitarist and Bass player with a cracking PA system, we are looking to play rock/blues material in the pubs (no clubs). Good Crack and a good sense of humour helps please call 07921228003.

Bass player
needed to complete lineup songs already rehearsed, must be into rock and experienced, also transport a must, email me on, or phone 07535552399.

Posted June 21

Singer/Frontman or singer/guitarist urgently needed to complete working club/function band.Looking for someone with good stage presence and preferably someone who has worked the club circuit before.Newcastle/Sunderland based.Regular weekend work waiting.Good pay,gear and transport.Playing all styles of music but mainly pop/rock 60s to current.Please get in touch for more information/set list/video at

Posted June 16

Guitar player wanted for prog band.(progzilla).must be able to play to a high standard.songs by bites.etc.we play venues in the northeast. app 1/2 a month.we have the use of a practice room 24/7.dont mind if you are in another band as long as you can do both.yes we are looking for the (holy grail) guitar player.but i know you are out there somewere..for more info 07931398710....

Posted June 1

Lead guitarist wanted for Whitesnake tribute -We are a newly formed Whitesnake tribute who are looking for the last piece in the puzzle to complete the line up . We are looking for a lead guitarist to cover all the Reb Beach parts for the show . You need to be able to nail his style of playing and also have good backing vocals .  Also need own transport and be willing to travel .  All the guys in the band are pro standard players with years of experience playing in UK & Europe . The show will be based on the Doug Aldrich & Reb Beach era of Whitesnake and we have contacts for gigs all over UK . For more info call 07758 090834.

Posted May 19

Function/Wedding band require mature lead guitarist, we pay top rates and have gigs waiting. Professional outlook, we are based in Newcastle. cover the North East 60s Rock, I E, Kinks, Who, Small Faces, Animals, + Jam, Oasis Etc For more info Ring me on 0773 8375821.

Posted May 18
Lead Singer and lead and rhythm guitarists wanted to form mod/brit pop/indie cover band Teeside area contact Andy on 07798852383 we are mature bass and drums with lots of gigs in the pipeline age not a problem but must be of similar musical tastes we have all pa equipment etc.

Posted May 13
Bass Player req. for regular gigging band.  Backing Vocals desirable but not essential. Playing Rock/Party covers and a few curve balls.  Teesside/Durham based Message Suzy 07919050378.

Posted April 27

Drummer and keyboard player wanted for a psychedelic rock/proto metal band, think jimi hendrix meets black sabbath Must be young 18-30. We are currently working on covers and originals.
Please contact me by either redone or email if your interested. Cheers Brandon 07853623509

Posted April 26
Lead Singer Required to complete  5 piece  band wishbone ash   lizzy  boston  outlaws  neil young , nils loftgren  Thunder Tom petty   Eagles   Molly hatchet  lots  more  /must be quick learner- no PA  gear required Contact  Keef  07960126113     bedlington ashington  hartlepool lads.

Posted April 20

Fiddler, Mandolin or Accordion player wanted for Irish/Americana trio, to play a regular monthly theatre gig in South Tyneside, with the commitment to expand our gig schedule to a few more venues. Contact Paul on 07949 919850.

Posted April 12

Male singer or guitarist/singer needed to complete working club/function band.Newcastle/Sunderland based.Regular weekend work waiting.Good pay.Playing all styles of music but mainly pop/rock 60s to current.Please get in touch for more information/set list/video at

Posted April 11
We are looking for a versatile female singer to complete the line up of a new project - A celebration to the music of Nile Rodgers. Currently we have one Female Singer, keyboards, Guitar, Bass & Drums.We are looking to start rehearsals in August and gigging at the end of the year so plenty of time. We have considerable experience and relationships in the industry so getting the right gigs won’t be a problem.Must have: Pro attitude, Pro gear (Microphone etc) and Own transport, rehearsals will be in Fishburn County Durham. Contact Mike or Carl on 07496080566 or 07702591897.

Posted April 9
Keyboard player wanted, Backing Vocals an advantage, but not essential, to complete our Whitesnake tribute band. We are all of a high standard musicians with good contacts (Must like the music of Whitesnake). Good gear and transport essential. Tel 07919621990.

Posted April 8

Lead singer required for band ,must have experience,this is new venture but wanting to do different rock covers than run of the mill stuff ,also must have transport and be dedicated ,contact dez on 07535552399,or email at

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Posted August 2
Mature Multi-instrumentalist looking for established/gigging band.
I have decades of experience as a Lead Guitarist, Drummer and Bassist both UK & Europe. Prefer Rock, Prog, Funk, Blues-Rock, Pop-Rock or any combination & willing to consider any position as above. I'm reliable, own transport, & also sing backing vox. Must be good standard of musicianship & sense of humour !! Contact me on 07754 069900.

Posted July 3
Drummer looking to join a 50s/60s/70s Band, lots of experience, own pro gear and own transport, can travel and available anytime. Please call mickey 07707463975.

Posted April 1

Very experienced drummer looking for pub covers/pub rock band.
Pro gear and own transport.Tony 07585900105.

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Posted July 26
Pair of Celestion Road series speakers....faithful friends sleeping in my garage £90 the Rob 07808 909148.

Posted July 15
Usa deluxe Active jazz bass guitar .Olympic white. Block inlays. Sounds great. Looking for swap for a 4003 Richenbacker bass guitar Jet glow or sunburst Regards Tom. 07775890517

Posted April 9

PA Speakers a pair of RCF Art 712a Mk4 in as new condition 1400w peak 700w RMS hardly used pictures available on request cost £900 a bargain at£600 Tel Mob 07769825392 or email