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July
19 Jul Friday
£10.00

Petty Heartbreakers

Paying homage to the Late, Great Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers.

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20 Jul Saturday
£10.00

Whitesnake UK

Paying homage to David Coverdale & Whitesnake.

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22 Jul Monday
£3.00

Film Club: Mongol – The Rise To Power Of Genghis Khan (2007)

Darlington Film Club at The Forum, Screening Cult and Classic Films Synopsis: The story recounts the early life of Genghis Khan who was a slave before going on to conquer half the world in 1206. Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography Running Time: 2h 06min

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26 Jul Friday
£5.00

Summer Adult School Disco

Taking you back to the days of your  school disco and playing summer  disco dance  hits from the 70'80'90's Featuring Mr Watson on the decks.  

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27 Jul Saturday
£6.00

Big Little Gigs: Ska Special

We’re really excited to announce that we are holding a Ska Special!  It’s three years since we had a BIG Little Gigs ska show, so we are well over due another one! We will be welcoming the brilliant Skapones, the Darlington based Ska band who are taking the world by storm!  Performing foot stomping 2 […]

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27 Jul Saturday
£12.00

Roxy Magic

We are excited to welcome for a second visit , Roxy Magic : A night celebrating the music of Roxy Music and Bryan Ferry Roxy Magic are the UK's best and longest-running tribute to Roxy Music & Bryan Ferry, and  recreate the bands live material that spans four decades, from futurist/nostalgic art rock, through to […]

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August
03 Aug Saturday
£10.00

Hilarity Bites Comedy Club

With Craig Murray, Robert White, and Ross Brierley Our monthly comedy night at The Forum with Hilarity Bites Comedy Club with live stand up comedians. This month we have Craig Murray, Robert White, and host Ross Brierley. Craig Murray Familiar to millions as the face of PlusNet Broadband, and hailing from Dewsbury, West Yorkshire (a […]

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07 Aug Wednesday

Open Mic Night

Hosted by David Brittle & Bradley Thompson Open Mic Night at The Forum on the main stage. Turn up, plug in and play at the Forum's monthly Open Mic Night on our main stage. All abilities welcome, no sign up required. Youth Spot: 7.30pm - 8.30pm Regular Spot 8.30pm - Late Due to increased demand we […]

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09 Aug Friday
£12.00

RnB Club: The Blue Bishops

Hard hitting original Rock, Blues and Rhythm and Blues band.

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13 Aug Tuesday
£5.00

Jazz at the Forum – A Tribute To Grover Washington Jr

" A Tribute To Grover Washington Jr " Featuring: Rick Laughlin, Ian Halford, Richie Emerson, Alan Thompson Playing the music of the late, great Grover Washington, an American jazz-funk / soul-jazz saxophonist who was considered to be one of the founders of the smooth jazz genre. JAZZ | FUNK | SOUL

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16 Aug Friday
£10.00

Blackmore’s Blood

A tribute to the magic of Ritchie Blackmore.

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17 Aug Saturday
£10.00

Alice Coopers Nightmare

Paying homage to "The Godfather of Shock Rock" Alice Cooper. The show is based on the record-breaking 'Theatre of Death Tour' and includes all the amazing stunts that fans expect from an Alice Cooper live show.  

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22 Aug Thursday
£12.00

Miss Tobi James: Burlesque & Cabaret Show

Miss Tobi James Presents A burlesque & Cabaret Show Your Acts Are: Mademoiselle Pivoine Miss Lizzie Beth Iris Thorn The kitty katz & Tomz Toni Appleton Victoria Love Ruby Rox Baby Daisy Seedy Frills Raven Noir And your headline act....... Kiki Lovechild!!!!

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23 Aug Friday
£12.50

The Total Stone Roses + Oaysis

The Total Stone Roses, #1 tribute to The Stone Roses return to The Forum for their second visit of the year. Playing a set packed with iconic Roses anthems including ‘She Bangs The Drums’, ‘Fools Gold’, ‘Waterfall, ‘I Wanna Be Adored’ and ‘Love Spreads’ as well as recent releases. Advance Tickets strongly advised + Support […]

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24 Aug Saturday
£5.00

Random Numbers

Rock & Pop Covers band Random Numbers are live at The Forum playing a huge selection of classic and modern Rock & Pop hits.

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30 Aug Friday
£9.00

The Ramonas

The UK's All Girl Tribute To The Ramones Some say playing the Ramones tunes is easy, but capturing the vibe and essence of such a well loved band mixed with the required speed, stamina and endurance is no mean feat.. Cloey, Pee Pee, Rohnny & Cammy are definitely here to stay! Gabba Gabba HEY!!!

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31 Aug Saturday
£10.00

Grassroots Music Festival

Live & Local Presents Original artists and bands playing a variety of styles across 2 stages. Live music from David Neil Crabtree  /  Pulverise /  Hayley McKay  /  Sing Again Siren Deaf Forever  /  Neon Waves  /  Desolation  /  Your Graduation Chris Davison  /  Gary Miller  /  Ramona Rose  /  A.J  /  Anthony Fish Tristan […]

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September
07 Sep Saturday
£15.00

Last Train Home Festival

Another First Class collection of artists will be pulling into the platform on Saturday 7th September  Darlington music collective Tracks have donned their conductor’s hats once again to put together Last Train Home Music & Comedy Festival, which this year will feature 7 stages, and see over 50 artists fill venues surrounding the train station with amazing talent. The Forum is […]

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13 Sep Friday
£8.00

RnB Club: The Ray Stubbs R&B All Stars

Powerful five piece band performing the music of such greats as Bo Diddley, Muddy Waters,Otis Rush and many more delivered in their unique way.

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14 Sep Saturday
£12.00

Stereosonics

The Stereosonics, a cracking tribute band to Kelly Jones and the Stereophonics. The band hail from Leicester have been performing as the Stereophonics since 1999. The band have performed with Stereophonics original bassist Richard Jones and constantly pack out venues up and down the country.

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16 Sep Monday
£10.00

Film Club Special: An American Werewolf In London with Linzi Drew

Darlington Film Club & Misty Moon are very proud to screen the cult classic John Landis comedy horror An American Werewolf In London. There will also be a very special guest; actress and author Linzi Drew attending for a Q&A. Linzi played Brenda Bristols from the films internal film ‘See You Next Wednesday’. Linzi Drew-Honey […]

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17 Sep Tuesday
£5.00

Jazz at the Forum – Acoustic Infusion and The Mighty Horns

An evening of Jazz at The Forum with Acoustic Infusion and The Mighty Horns, Featuring the horn section from The Smokin' Spitfires. JAZZ | FUNK | SOUL

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21 Sep Saturday
£15

Punk & OI! Charity Bash Part VI

Darlington cancer survivor  Brian Alderson's 6th Punk & OI! Festival in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support,  featuring a fantastic line up of Punk, OI! & Ska Bands such as local Punk Rock band Boilermaker and Jonny Robson of Gimp Fist who is performing an acoustic set, to headliners Section 5 traveling from Stoke - On […]

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26 Sep Thursday

Jodie Nicholson – ‘Golden Hour’ Album Launch

Celebrating the launch of her debut album, 'Golden Hour', Jodie Nicholson Music will be playing at The Forum Music Centre on Thursday 26th September (a day before the album's official release). 'Golden Hour' captures songs written over the past 5 years, including 'Oceans', 'The Rain' and her debut single 'In Spring'. Each song will be […]

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27 Sep Friday
£13.00

Kossoff – The Band Plays On

A celebration of the music of Paul Kossoff featuring songs from Free and Back Street Crawler.

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28 Sep Saturday
£12.00

Piano Man – The Billy Joel Experience

Piano Man - A tribute to the songs and music of Billy Joel, is a 2 and a half hour celebration of one of Rock n Roll and Pop musics finest musicians. All the hits are here, including My Life, Allentown, Just the way you are, Uptown Girl, We didn't start the fire, Movin' out, […]

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October
11 Oct Friday
£12.00

RnB Club: Big Wolf Band

Big Wolf Band have quickly established themselves as one of the must see bands on the rock and blues circuit. 2017 saw the band release their ground breaking debut album “A Rebel’s Story”. The album quickly claimed number 1 slot as bestselling blues album in the Amazon charts, a place in iTunes Top 20 and […]

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12 Oct Saturday
£10.00

40 Years Of Ska & 2Tone

Celebrating 40 years of Ska & 2 Tone Featuring: - The Specials guitarist Roddy Radiation & The Skabilly Rebels - Rising Darlington ska stars The Skapones fresh from supporting The Specials on their 40th anniversary tour - Darlington's The Wax Offs bringing their unique punk take on all your favorite punk anthems. - Beyond Madness […]

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25 Oct Friday
£10.00

The Straits UK

The Straits UK are made up of five musicians all with a passion for delivering quality music and performance every time. Residing in the North East of England, the idea to form a tribute to Dire Straits originated with the front man and drummer, who happen to be father and son. They have both been […]

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November
08 Nov Friday
£12.00

RnB Club: Gerry Jablonski Band

Powerful and energetic, standout act with an ultra confident, no-holds-barred swagger. Gerry Jablonski and the Electric Band have a unique trademark sound and style. Their raw and crafty stage show takes the audience on a rollercoaster ride of dangerous, charming and gutsy music with hooks and melodies that cross genres and age groups. “an absolutely […]

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15 Nov Friday
£12.50

Tankus The Henge

We are excited to welcome the fabulous Tankus the Henge to The Forum. They have built their reputation on unforgettable songwriting, spectacular live performances and relentless hard work, playing hundreds of shows across Europe and building a devoted fan base along the way. Their funk-fueled repertoire is wildly eclectic, ranging from New Orleans inspired swing […]

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22 Nov Friday
£15.00

Chantel McGregor

British Blues Rock guitarist and singer-songwriter. Imagine the tone of Robin Trower, the inspiration of Hendrix, the influence of Stevie Ray Vaughan, the energy of Bonamassa, the intensity of Walter Trout and the haunting vocal of Stevie Nicks all rolled into one.........then let me introduce Chantel McGregor, one of the most exciting rock-blues musicians in […]

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December
13 Dec Friday
£20.00

RnB Club: Frankie Miller’s Full House

Frankie is a true legend of the British music scene with a powerful voice that has drawn numerous comparisons.

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14 Dec Saturday
£18.00

Smoove & Turrell [Sold Out]

Please note this event is now Sold Out. Smoove & Turrell celebrate 10 years as one of the UK’s most popular live funk & soul acts with a new album; Solid Brass – 10 Years of Northern Funk. The band are touring this album throughout 2019 and come to The Forum in Darlington for the […]

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28 Dec Saturday
£14.00

McFleetwood

Celebrating The Music of Fleetwood Mac. Fantastic tribute to Fleetwood Mac, covering all their iconic songs. One of Scotland's brightest tributes who work tirelessly to recreate the original sound and presence of one of the biggest bands in the world.

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