Finally, it is great to welcome another music venue with the newly-opened Wylam Brewery in Exhibition Park, Newcastle (the former Science & Engineering museum that once housed the Turbinia) and this weekend they have guest spots from Monkey Junk and the Buffalo Skinners (tonight), Struggle Buggy
, Snake Oil and the Hokum Hotshots (Saturday) and the Revolutionaires and more on Sunday.
Earlier in the afternoon, there will be sets from Newcastle's King Bees (there are other bands with the same or very similar name) - who will open the festival with their Chicago-style material, followed by the acoustic blues quartet, Struggle Buggy
, who incorporate a mix of Delta blues, jug-band and hokum.
Acts already confirmed include Paul Lamb & The Kingsnakes, Mitch Laddie Band, Johnny Dickinson, The King Bees, No Time For Jive and Struggle Buggy