Redcar's famous rocker back in the region

Rocker David Coverdale is originally from Redcar Credit: Suzan/Suzan/EMPICS Entertainment

Redcar's David Coverdale has announced that he and fellow band members from Whitesnake will be back in the region to perform in Newcastle.

David Coverdale performing on stage Credit: Brian O'Sullivan/EMPICS Entertainment

The band will be playing alongside other rock legends Journey and Thunder at the Metro Radio Arena tomorrow (May 22).

Journey will be visiting Newcastle to play alongside Whitesnake Credit: Graylock/ABACA USA/Empics Entertainment