When we says we are proud to be stalwarts of the local arts & undergroud music scene, we mean it. Check out a few of our community—great folk who help make the Tanners, the Tanners, and keep the north east at the forefront of the U.K. underground scene.

586 Records

586 Records is a Record Shop based in Gateshead. Supplying new and 2nd hand vinyl, across the World—but with seeds germinated and its roots firmly planted within The Tanners.


Method Lounge

Community focused education, engagement and events including Lindisfarne Festival, The Bridge Festival and Method Radio. Method works tirelessly to create platforms and opportunities for creatives in the region to grow, develop, collaborate and much more, specialising in underground dance and urban music, street arts and journalism.



Freshly prepared each morning, we offer a wide range of vegan & gluten free scran from our small open kitchen. Situated in the heart of Newcastle’s East End, our canny little Heaton take-out food spot is inspired by Asian cuisine, with a North East accent. Haway in and give us a try.



An open minded party and radio show, with an eclectic, considered music policy


Ryan Dove

Ryan Dove aka D. Topian is an illustrator, is work explores modern and northeast culture, science fiction, surrealism and cosmic themes.


Late Night Drum Club

Late Night Drum Club is a record label and party collective based in Newcastle. They throw regular events across the north east and provide an outlet for underground electronic sounds from the area.