O2 Academy Newcastle

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The O2 Academy Newcastle is one of the North East’s Premier live music venues.

A beautiful & historic building which boasts a magnificent 2000 capacity auditorium plus a 380 capacity intimate 2nd space.

O2 Academy Newcastle’s history is rooted in entertainment, operating as a picture house throughout the Golden Age of cinema from 1912 until 1958 when it became the Majestic Ballroom.  Some of the biggest artists of the time played here, such as The Beatles (1963), The Kinks (1964), The Moody Blues (1965), The Who (1965), The Yardbirds (1965) and The Small Faces (1966).

Address: Westgate Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1SW

Phone0191 260 2020

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