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no responses. 9th February 2017 Adam Wood

Out Loud – Coming Out Show


Out Loud – Coming Out Show

This week Spark’s brand new LGBTQ* show launched with a coming out special. We speak to Jay Skyes & Christy Laverty about coming out. We talk about Gay […]

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no responses. 8th February 2017 Adam Wood

Win Tickets To Soul Legends Show


Win Tickets To Soul Legends Show

We’ve got the chance to give away A PAIR OF TICKETS to Soul Legends show at the Sunderland Empire. The show promises to take you on […]

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COMPETITION: Win the T2 Trainspotting soundtrack and script with The Film Show!


COMPETITION: Win the T2 Trainspotting soundtrack and script with The Film Show!

It has been over 20 years in the making – and completely worth the wait if you ask me – T2 Trainspotting, the sequel to Danny Boyle’s […]

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TheRootMusic Rap Show: Blitz SparkUpTheMic, Album of the Week from Leddie MC and TheRootRewind for new 90Bro


TheRootMusic Rap Show: Blitz SparkUpTheMic, Album of the Week from Leddie MC and TheRootRewind for new 90Bro

Every Monday from 9-11 Lee Hawthorn presents TheRootMusic Rap Show! Playing the latest and greatest in rap music. This week we get an Album of the […]

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DanceRevolution: New Music from Ryan Blyth, Kilian & Jo and Wideboys


DanceRevolution: New Music from Ryan Blyth, Kilian & Jo and Wideboys

Scott McGerty and gets your rave started with 90 minutes of new followed by 90 minutes of old. Perfect for your weekend, your weekday or your […]

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no responses. 1st February 2017 Nathan Ely

Sunderland’s City of Culture bid wins national backing at Parliament event


Sunderland’s City of Culture bid wins national backing at Parliament event

Are you backing our city in the push to get City of Culture right here to Sunderland; Is that yes? As are we at Spark! Huge developments […]

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TheRootMusic Rap Show AlbumOfTheWeek: Leddie MC – A Piece of Cake


TheRootMusic Rap Show AlbumOfTheWeek: Leddie MC – A Piece of Cake

Without Leddie MC’s music, I’m not sure where I would be. I don’t mean that in an exisential crisis way, like I often write about the […]

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no responses. 28th January 2017 Jay Sykes

Telling Tales – Stephanie Chungu on Women in Local Music


Telling Tales – Stephanie Chungu on Women in Local Music

“I’m a huge music nut.  That’s why I do my own specialist music show [the Urban Show on Monday nights, it’s well worth checking out!] – […]

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no responses. 27th January 2017 Jay Sykes

ArtyParti – Mapping Armageddon & the #DailyMailHaiku


ArtyParti – Mapping Armageddon & the #DailyMailHaiku

On this week’s ArtyParti, Spark’s gold award-winning weekly participatory arts programme, we welcomed three live guests involved in the upcoming Mapping Armageddon project – visual artist Stephanie […]

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no responses. 27th January 2017 Adam Wood

Olympic legend Steve Cram and Team GB Paralympic Coach Jonathon Riall to host public lecture in Sunderland


Olympic legend Steve Cram and Team GB Paralympic Coach Jonathon Riall to host public lecture in Sunderland

Put your questions to Olympic legend Steve Cram, and Team GB’s Paratriathlon team coach, Jonathon Riall – both graduates of the University of Sunderland. The pair […]

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