Northstars by Chris Phipps, John Tobler and Sid Smith
Published 2005, Paperback Edition
A celebration of musicians with North-Eastern roots, based on the award winning Tyne Tees series.
Whether your interest is popular music or the history of the North East this is essential reading.
Eric Burdon, Eliza Carthy, Mark Knopler, Lindisfarne, Hank Marvin, PJ & Duncan, and Sting are just some of the musicians included.
Did you know that “according to family legend” one of the above’s great great uncle was Geordie Ridley writer of “Blaydon Races”.