HIP hop lovers will be able to dance to the likes of RUN DMC, Jay-Z and Snoop Dog at a Hexham pub this weekend.

The Tannery is set to welcome function band Hip Hop Hooray for a gig on Friday night.

The band, who describe themselves as “truly unique”, specialise in covering well-known Hip Hop tracks.

The Newcastle-based eight piece outfit is fronted rapper James McDonald and bass player Amin Abadi.

Tickets for the gig on the night can be purchased on the door.

The music starts at 7.30pm, and will run until 1am.