Tracy took the photos, compiled the gig listings and reviewed Benefits the band in their epic tour ending gig at Middlesbrough Town Hall Crypt - so please do pause to take a look as it took her a fair while to do this.
Off The Beat is a means to and end - promote the local live music scene as we once did in the Gazette through listing what is happening in the fortnight ahead but also reviewing a gig that caused a little ripple on the Tees.
You will see we are covering Peterlee 75 - it was the 75th birthday of the east Durham new town. Peterlee from Industry was the catchphrase for many years. This week it is Peterlee for live music - it doesn't quite scan but there are some spectacular gigs to catch at East Durham college. Don't miss out.