The promoters of the yearly sold out Stockton Calling festival have organised a brand new festival for emerging bands. The Gathering Sounds premiered last year with headliners Little Comets, Dylan Cartlidge & The Pale White with this year’s lineup already hot property it’s looking like more of the same is on the cards.

Gathering Sounds Social

The Gathering Sounds features six stages with over 30 bands playing within minutes walking distances. Headlining the festival is one of the most sort after bands in the UK right now, The Blinders. Other headliners hot off the hot lists are punk bands Queen Zee, Lady Bird and rock n’ roll band The Illicits. Georgie headlines The Green Room made noticeable waves on the scene after being asked to support fellow Nottingham star Jake Bugg on his last tour.

This Feeling national promoters also join the gathering sounds this year curating the Storytellers stage with future rock ‘n’ roll stars.

KU promotions brought acts to the region like; Wolf Alice, Arctic Monkeys, Friendly Fires, Blossoms, The 1975, Circa Waves, Rat Boy, The Sherlocks, Pigeon Detectives and a whole lot more since 2002.

Tickets from only £15 from ARC Stockton Arts Centre or via See Tickets.

Festival Details:

Sat 28th September
Doors 4pm
+14 Ages – Emerging Music Festival
6 Stages / 30+ Bands

Confirmed Artists:

The Blinders (ARC Headliner)
Lady Bird (KU Headliner)
Georgie (Green Room Headliner)
The Old Pink House
Arran George
The C33s
Scott Lloyd
Joe Garratt
Pink Tide
Charlotte Grayson
Matt Wilde
Head of Light Entertainment
James Leonard Hewitson
Sophie and the Giants
Talk Show
The Illicits (Vault Headliner)
Martha Gunn
Queen Zee (Georgian headliners)
Social Contract
Andrew Cushin
Luna The Professor
Be Quiet, Shout Loud!
Motel Carnation
Heather Story
Dylan John Thomas (Storytellers Headliner)
Social Room
Latenight Honeymoon
Ivory Wave


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