6 North East gigs to see in the next 7 days

Dave Stewart plays a gig at Sunderland Empire this week to celebrate his 65th birthday.
Dave Stewart plays a gig at Sunderland Empire this week to celebrate his 65th birthday.

After the usual summer drop-off, things are returning to normal on the North East gig scene this week.

Here's a few things which might tempt you out of the house in the next seven days.