WIN A Pair of Tickets to see Wilko Johnson with Special Guest Glen Tilbrook @ Tyne Theatre and Opera House
Closing Date: 07 March 2019
WIN A Pair of Tickets to see Wilko Johnson with Special Guest Glen Tilbrook @ Tyne Theatre and Opera House on the 15th March @ 8pm.
Wilko Johnson band
Following Wilko’s cancer recovery, the original Dr Feelgood guitarist has enjoyed a rousing return to the live arena recently, including a number 1 album with Roger Daltrey and playing a sold out show at The Royal Albert Hall to mark his 70th birthday.
Heavily influenced by Mick Green, Wilko employs a finger-style, chop-chord strumming action (the ‘stab’, as he describes it). This allows for chords and lead to be played at the same time, giving a fluency and a distinctive sound very unlike the cleaner swat of a pick. With this economic sound, coupled with that black-suited, scowling look, and the yards he covered across the stage pausing only to twist the guitar lead out from under his feet, Wilko became one of the guitar heroes of the era.
With very special guest Glenn Tilbrook
Glenn Tilbrook has more than earned his place at pop’s top table as one of our most cherished Songwriters, singers and guitarists, not to mention an in-demand and endlessly endearing live performer. 45 years after he first linked up with Chris Difford to form the band that became the much-loved evergreen Squeeze, his unwavering devotion to, and joy of playing live, shows no signs of diminishing.
For your chance to WIN A Pair of Tickets to see Wilko Johnson with Special Guest Glen Tilbrook @ Tyne Theatre and Opera House on the 15th March, simply answer the following question below:
Wilko played a show at The Royal Albert Hall to mark which birthday?
Or B) 70th
Winners will be contacted via email, good luck!
whatsonnortheast.com11:36, 21 AprJoin Active Sunderland for a weekend of cycling kicking off with the family ride on Saturday 15 June. For those wan… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
whatsonnortheast.com12:22, 20 AprCelebrating his twentieth anniversary as a comedian living and performing in the UK, Reginald D Hunter sets out on… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…