Water of Tyne

Water of Tyne

Lovingly curated by Kathryn Tickell for Magnetic North East and featuring Kathryn Tickell, Bob Fox, The Unthanks, Superfolkus, Hannah Rickard and more (including Kathryn’s dad Mike!) this collection places traditional folk songs alongside new material.

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new album alert! + Magnetic North East launch night

Oct 14, 2016

"Water of Tyne" by Kathryn Tickell & Friends is to be released on 28th October. Kathryn's proud and pleased to have been involved in producing a beautiful selection of songs and tunes for this album, an initiative by Magnetic North East. Plans for the launch night for Magnetic North East continue apace. Guests (so far) at Sage Gateshead on 4th November: Kingsmen Sword Dancers, Superfolkus, Paul Smith (of Maximo Park), Alistair Anderson, The Baghdaddies, Bonnie Shaw, Charlie Hardwick and the world premiere of Song Of The Tyne, a new song written by award-winning author David Almond. Tickets are available here (special price for family tickets too).


Sep 16, 2016

Book soon! Some venues sold out, some getting very full. You can also tune in to Kathryn presenting World on 3, live at 23:00 on BBC Radio 3, September 23. 

  • Magnetic North East's Grand Launch Concert - Kathryn Tickell plus Special Guests
    Sage Gateshead