Mike & The Mechanics - The Living Years at The Sage in Gateshead
|Doors Open||Friday 28 February 2014 at 7:00 PM|
|Starts||Friday 28 February 2014 at 7:30 PM|
Genesis founding member Mike Rutherford (Guitar) - joins forces with a new generation Mike + The Mechanics which includes one of the UK's most prolific R&B singer, Andrew Roachford - Lead and backing vocals - (whose previous hits include Cuddly Tour and Family Man) and Canadian-born singer, Tim Howar - lead and backing vocals - who is currently starring in the hit West End musical Rock Of Ages . (He formed and toured with his band Vantramp, with the likes of Rod Stewart and Paulo Nutini )
Tim shares vocal duties with Roachford and they both add a new soulful dimension to the band's already established sound.
The tour celebrates the 25th anniversary of The Living Years - which was a massive hit single in the 80s and became a NO. 1 hit in the US . The single then went onto become a global success. They developed a rich catalogue of classic hits including: Silent Running; All I Need Is A Miracle; Word Of Mouth, Another Cup of Coffee, and the unforgettable Over My Shoulder