Marti Pellow

Bents Park, South Shields

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South Tyneside Festival

Wet Wet Wet frontman Marti Pellow will headline the first of this summer's free South Shields concerts.

The 'Love is All Around Me' star will perform at Bents Park on July 14th as part of the South Tyneside Festival, organised by South Tyneside Council.

Celebrated for his role in the group as well as a successful solo career, Marti Pellow has enjoyed worldwide fame, creating chart-topping, multi-platinum albums, holding the record for the longest number one in UK chart history and creating one of the four biggest selling songs in the UK of all time.

The award-winning singer-songwriter has also found success as a musical theatre star, starring in hit productions in the West End and on Broadway.

"I always love performing in the North East and I’m delighted to be opening the first of the Sunday concerts at the South Tyneside Festival this year,” he said.


Marti Pellow

Marti Pellow appearing at this event

Multi-award winning singer, songwriter, actor and musical theatre star, Marti Pellow's career has spanned forming Wet Wet Wet, one of the most successful and highly acclaimed bands in British pop history; enjoying the UK's second longest number one and one of the most played and biggest selling songs of all time; multi-platinum solo album sales; sold-out pop and jazz tours and starring in record breaking theatre productions, from taking the West End and Broadway by storm in Chicago to box office smashes in Blood Brothers, Chicago, The Witches of Eastwick, Jekyll and Hyde and The War of the Worlds, and the international movie release of Chess In Concert.

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Bents Park

  • Bents Park Road
  • South Shields
  • NE33 2LD