Wednesday Mar 5
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Bobby Thompson's woodbine smoking "Little Waster" alter ego became a folk hero across the North East, yet it hid a man troubled by drink, gambling debts and the tax man.
Reggae giants head to region: North East roots music scene
Two Jamaican music giants lead the way in this week's round-up, Alan Nichol has the latest on e roots music scene Hard on the heels of the recent Cornell Campbell and the Soothsayers gig, there are another two genuine reggae originals on Tyneside this week.
NEWRadiophonic Workshop, Bastille and Michael Bubl : Seven gigs in seven nights
Classic scores from Doctor Who theme innovators Radiophonic Workshop, Brit winners Bastille get ready to rock and swing-pop smoothie Michael BublA© is on song.
Yellowman, Dillinger for UK tour
Yellowman and Dillinger, two of reggae's most influential deejays, are scheduled to kick off a handful of dates in the United Kingdom this week.