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SummerTyne Americana Festival 2018
SummerTyne is back for 2018!
Celebrating the finest American roots music this feel-good festival brings together some legendary artists, a whole bunch of rising stars and the best of the next generation for a weekend long party.
Friday 20 – Sunday 22 July 2018
▶️ Graham Nash plus special guest Shawn Colvin
Friday 20 July, 7.30pm | Sage One
▶️ Natalie Merchant
Saturday 21 July, 7pm | Sage Two
▶️ Steve Earle plus special guests The Mastersons & Curse Of Lono
Saturday 21 July, 7pm | Sage One
▶️ Holly Macve & Jade Bird (Double Bill)
Saturday 21 July, 7.30pm | SummerTyne Lounge
▶️ Sam Palladio, Striking Matches and Sarah Darling
Sunday 22 July, 7.30pm | Sage One
▶️ Robert Vincent Music and Yola Carter (Double Bill)
Friday 20 July, 10.30pm | SummerTyne Lounge
▶️ Iris DeMent plus support
Sunday 22nd July, 8pm | Sage Two
▶️ Davina and The Vagabonds
Saturday 21 July, 10:30pm | Sage Two
▶️ Darrel Higham plus Charley Crockett
Friday 20 July, 8pm | Sage Two
▶️ Kelly Willis + Emily Barker (Double Bill)
Saturday 21 July, 1pm | Sage Two
Past events in this festival
SummerTyne Americana Festival 2018: Free Stages
Some of the finest musicians get together across two free stages of sizzling music during...
An evening with Graham Nash plus Special Guest Shawn Colvin
Legendary artist Graham Nash, twice inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, brings a songbook...
Darrel Higham and the Enforcers plus Charley Crockett
Born in Bedford, England in 1970, Darrel grew up listening to the music of Elvis Presley and Eddie...
Robert Vincent + Yola Carter (Double Bill)
Robert Vincent is an award-winning singer/songwriter from Liverpool - having received the inaugural...
SummerTyne Lounge 2018
Away from the main stages you can relax and enjoy a specially curated film and talks programme and...
Kelly Willis + Emily Barker (Double Bill)
Kelly Willis' new album Back Being Blue is out May 18 on Premium Records/Thirty Tigers. The title...
SAF '18: River Cruise - William The Conqueror plus Rosanne Reid
All aboard for one of our most popular festival features – a three hour round trip cruise up the...
Steve Earle & The Dukes plus special guests The Mastersons and Curse of Lono
h2. Stage times* 7pm - 7.25 pm Curse of Lono 7.45pm - 8.15pm The Mastersons 8.40pm - 10.40pm...
A Summer Evening with Natalie Merchant
More than three decades after her first UK concert with 10,000 Maniacs, and two years after her...
Holly Macve + Jade Bird (Double Bill)
A heavenly voice couched in spellbinding country & western ballads, with a devastating emotional...
Davina & The Vagabonds
Davina & The Vagabonds have created a stir on the national music scene with their high-energy live...
Country Legends Pop Up Choir
For one night (morning) only! Ever wanted to sing some of Country music's biggest hits complete...
Honky Tonk Hoedown with Rob Heron & the Teapad Orchestra
Bring your youngest music fans down to Sage Gateshead for our family friendly Honky Tonk Hoedown...
Sam Palladio, Striking Matches and Sarah Darling
Stage Times Sarah Darling @ 7pm Sam Palladio @ 8pm Striking Matches @ 9.20pm - 10.30pm *These...
Jeff Lang and Amythyst Kiah (Double Bill)
Stage Times Amythyst Kiah @ 7.45pm Jeff Lang @ 9pm – 10.15pm These timings are subject to...