The US rapper performed to crowds at an open-air concert in Middlesbrough and then went onto play a late-night set at a club in Newcastle.Read the full story ›
The mother of one of the members of Collabro, who won Britain's Got Talent, said she was jumping up and down so much when the group's victory was announced that she fell down the stairs.
Lorraine Lambert, whose son Jamie is one fifth of the classical group, said she wasn't injured by the fall but is now "black and blue".
Nineties acts top the bill at South Shields' Sound Waves Festival in 2014 - plus one-off concerts by B*Witched, 10cc and Heather Small.Read the full story ›
After the success of One Direction at the Stadium of Light the music scene moves to Newcastle for the American rock band Kings of Leon, who play at St. James' Park on Saturday night.
It is the first concert the stadium has hosted for seven years - but Newcastle United is hoping to make concerts an annual event.
Robbie Williams has been speaking to ITV News about the Soccer Aid event he started in 2006 with his friend Jonathan Wilkes. So far, the event has raised more than £12m for UNICEF UK.
He told Caroline Whitmore it was only ever meant to be a one-off.
A group of Brazilian musicians are spending time in Gateshead as part of a unique exchange programme.
They are sharing their expertise with Sage Gateshead as well as local schools and community groups. A group from Gateshead went to Brazil last October.
Jane Oxnard is a musician with Folkestra, a folk music ensemble in Gateshead for teenage musicians.
She said: "Generally we're quite static in the way we play so there is not much movement but they made us really loosen up which was actually really helpful. I think it has really helped with the music as well."
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Joanne Milne from Gateshead has been to The Sage in Gateshead where she's heard live music for the first time since being able to hearRead the full story ›
A woman whose emotional reaction to hearing sound for the first time was filmed and posted on the internet has been to see her first live concert.
Joanne Milne had been profoundly deaf since birth, until cochlear implants gave her hearing. She took ITV News Tyne Tees cameras with her to the Sage Gateshead, for a special performance of Stabat Mater by a baroque orchestra called The English Concert.
The Stadium of Light in Sunderland has warned parents to check their tickets, as strict age limits mean young 1D fans could be turned away.Read the full story ›
An acoustic trio from County Durham, North Road, is launching an EP one year after winning a competition that saw them perform at the arena in Newcastle.
The band won the Big Audition and supported acts such as Lawson, Example and Pixie Lott at Metro Radio Live. In September, they're going it alone, releasing an EP at the Gala Theatre, Durham, to raise money for a children's charity.