Alabama 3 added to bill for Hartlepool music festival

Alabama 3.
Alabama 3.

Alabama 3 have been announced as special guests at a new Hartlepool music festival.

We Are Family, which takes place on September 19, is set to attract thousands of music-lovers to Jacksons Landing.

Rockers Alabama 3, who shot to fame when the producers of hit TV series The Sopranos chose the track Woke Up This Morning for the show’s opening credits, are the latest act added to the bill.

Other confirmed artists include The Jar Family, Hyde & Beast, Frankie & The Heartstrings, Smoove & Turrell and more.

Jar Family member Max Bianco says “We wanted to create something that really celebrated the vast musical talent in the North East and to acknowledge the support the local population has given us and give them something to smile about.”

Tickets are on sale for the festival, priced £6.

They are available from www.ticketweb.co.uk, in person from Christ Church Booking Office, in Church Square, or from Tel. (01429) 890000.