July 27 @ 11:00 pm
Soul Jam is back at World HQ bringing the flavour of a classic NYC block party. Come pop a fire hydrant with us on the dance floor, as we lay down some sweet soul selections, summer time funk, boogie cuts & all the rest for your dancing pleasure!
July 28 @ 11:00 pm
After the insanity of our threesome with our Off Me Nut & Pirate Material Fam we’re back even bigger, sillier & duttier than ever. Tickets go on sale next week... xBook now
July 28 @ 11:00 pm
Miracles do happen.......if you believe in music...if you work hard.....if you work together and meet like minded people....partnerships form....ideas blossom and PRIVAT3 is born!Book now
August 11 @ 11:00 pm
You know this guy - He's the fella who does Trance classics, live on a piano & totally rocks the house... You & (literally) millions of other people have seen him on the internet, now see him live tonight @ WHQ.Book now
August 17 @ 11:00 pm
The annual Lively Up Boomtown Warm down is almost upon us & we're very pleased to be welcoming one of the finest jungle producers & DJ's around to help us celebrate, goat king himself, ARIES!
August 24 @ 11:00 pm
The 'PULSATION' tour from electronic music label Buzzin' Records, where Jamie Buzzeo performs an epic headline live set filled with the harmonic & uplifting sounds of Trance music, from underground track's, to mainstream track's to nostalgic classic's, alongside lots of lights, lasers & captivating visuals...
August 25 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Transatlantic Ensemble perform Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Rumours’ – Sat 25th August 2018 @ Summerhall, Edinburgh
Having sold out their last two sensational shows over a month in advance, Westhouse Collective's outstanding 'Transatlantic Ensemble' return by popular demand, to make their second visit to Scotland, this August, to perform Fleetwood Mac's iconic 'Rumours' album in it’s entirety, the closing weekend of the Edinburgh International Festival.Book now
August 25 @ 11:00 pm
Old Skool classics across the board, it's time for those dancing shoes. We play fab Disco, Motown, Funk, Soul & RnB, along with bits of classic House, Hip Hop & Reggae.
August 26 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
If you were lucky enough to see them take the roof off Wylam at Xmas, then you'll know just how great this show is.
Experience one of the greatest albums of all time as never heard before...
August 26 @ 7:00 pm
We take our hit-packed LWUTS over to visit our chums @ Sunderland's coolest venue Bonded Warehouse for some proper. Old Skool, Bank Holiday fun.Book now
September 21 @ 11:00 pm
What better way to kick off freshers week than partying with the freshest name in the whole game! We welcome Harrison BDP to World Headquarters for his Newcastle debut playing alongside the Ricta residents! This is going to be a massive night of the finest House music and we can't wait.
September 22 @ 11:00 pm
It's the longest running Club night in the city, 'cos all the tunes we play are just so pretty - Spinning fab Disco, Motown, Funk, Soul & RnB, along with bits of classic House, Hip Hop & Reggae.
September 29 @ 11:00 pm
Come & see us this weekend & remember, that a night at the World Headquarters Club costs you half as much as going dancing anywhere else...
October 12 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Don’t miss this rare chance to experience the legendary Toots & the Maytals @ Boiler Shop on Friday 12th Oct, as we bring their 2018 World Tour to Newcastle, kicking of Lively Up's 7th Birthday celebrations. Afterparty @ World HQ details to follow...Book now
October 19 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am
After multiple, outstanding, sell out shows in both London & Newcastle, the ultimate, 'Ladies Night Out of a Lifetime' hits Glasgow for the first time on Friday October 19th, at the amazing SWG3 Venue.Book now
October 26 @ 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Ooh Hello...! GDC are back in the Toon for Lively Ups 7th Birthday & we all know what that means...!!Book now
October 31 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
A 14 strong team of our top London session musician chums are doing this special Wylam Halloween show for us, with full string & brass sections. They are absolutely at the top of their game & so well connected, that they have even got their mitts on the actual trumpet Mike used to record the Thriller album, to use for this gig..! How spooky is that..!!Book now
November 9 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The Ladies Night Out of a Lifetime…The Hits of Beyoncé & Destiny’s Child @The Queens Hall, Edinburgh
After multiple, outstanding, sell out shows in both London & Newcastle, the ultimate, 'Ladies Night Out of a Lifetime' hits Edinburgh for the first time this November, at the very aptly named Queen’s Hall.Book now
November 16 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Now at long last, the sensational 'London African Gospel Choir' are returning to Newcastle for this special Friday night November date. Click to see the little one minute trailer movie & see for yourself why this event will be totally sold out, well in advance.Book now
December 13 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Hits of Beyonce & Destiny’s Child – ‘The Girls Xmas Night Out of a Lifetime..!!’ (& boys are welcome too!)
**THE GREATEST XMAS GIRLS NIGHT OUT OF ALL TIME..!!** Just in time for your Girlie Xmas get together, it's returning, by popular demand, to the beautiful Wylam Brewery in Exhibition Park.Book now
December 14 @ 7:00 pm
These guys are the real deal & regularly pack out @ Camden’s famous ‘Blues Kitchen’. Whether you are a lifelong Jimi fan, or if you just love to see electrifying live music, played by musicians of a standard so unbelievably high, you rarely get see them live & up close – this utterly jaw-dropping, mind-blowing show - is the show to be at...
December 14 @ 11:00 pm
It's been a crazy year here at Reasons To Be Cheerful with guest appearance from the likes of Moodymann, Hunee, Larry Heard, Floating Points, Ben UFO, Daphni, Jayda G & loads more, so it seems fitting we close out the year with one of the most talented & in demand DJ's around, Mr. Danilo Plessow a.k.a Motor City Drum Ensemble.Book now
December 15 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
100% Soul Christmas Special : WHQ & Voices of Virtue Gospel Choir, Live @ Bonded Warehouse Sunderland
Tommy & the Choir take their (Great Exhibition of the North, sold out Sage Gateshead) Soul Revue over to see our cool chums in Sunderland for a special, live Xmas cracker... xBook now
December 19 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
FLEETWOOD MAC’S ‘RUMOURS’ XMAS SPECIAL, WITH THE TRANSATLANTIC ENSEMBLE @ Bonded Warehouse Sunderland
The Transatlantic's hit Sunderland's intimate 'Bonded Warehouse,' for the first time ever for this special Xmas show. Ask anyone - believe what you hear & be sure to fetch your singing voice... xBook now
December 21 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The days of predictably rubbish work's Xmas night's out are long, long gone...
On Friday December 21st, the outstanding 'Transatlantic Ensemble,' a group of internationally renowned session musicians, return for Xmas, to perform Fleetwood Mac's iconic 'Rumours' album, live at the beautiful Wylam Brewery Palace of Arts, in Exhibition Park.