The arrow points to Layton to hear Blackpool's Troubadour’s new work

A new project from Blackpool band Troubadour will get under way tomorrow night.
Joe McElderry in Joseph

Review: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat at Palace Theatre, Manchester

Camp as a row of tents, cheesy as a bag of Wotsits, and as religiously irreverent as you get..
NickKnowles - Every Kind Of People is released on November 10.

Nick Knowles unveils his debut music video

DIY SOS host Nick Knowles has unveiled his first music video ahead of the release of his debut album.

Daintees  Bayswater Road, Barbarville Records

Daintees – Bayswater Road, Barbarville Records

Twenty plus years ago I discovered Martin Stephenson and the Daintees at a gig in Chester.

Enjoy some 80s Gold

Elvis, 80s and Abba top festive fun bill

The Sands Venue’s summer show Legends is still firing on all cylinders until the start of November but the award-winning entertainment centre is already bracing itself for Christmas.

Punk fans enjoying themselves at this years Rebellion Festival

Punk big names on the bill for Rebellion

With winter looming, the long wait until summer seems longer and longer every year.
Whats on
YolanDa Brown   appearing at the Charter Theatre on October 21

YolanDa brings love and politics to jazz

One of the UK’s best saxophonists, YolanDa Brown, is set to appear at Preston’s Charter Theatre on October  21 as part of her new album tour.

YolanDa Brown hits Preston Charter Theatre on October 21

Jazz sax queen YolanDa coming to Preston

One of the UK’s best saxophonists, YolanDa Brown, is set to appear at Preston’s Charter Theatre on October  21 as part of her new album tour.

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Michael Jackson performs during the "Victory Tour."

Auctioneers won't stop 'till they get enough for Michael Jackson glove

A white glove Michael Jackson wore on tour in 1981 is among the items up for bid in an auction of pop music memorabilia in Los Angeles next month.

S2S Fest is being held at Preston Guild Hall on October 28

S2S Fest takes you on a Journey Through Dance Music

Some of the biggest names in dance music will be stopping off in Preston for the S2S Festival on Saturday, October 28.

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Walter Trout. Photo Credit: Erik Kabik Photography/

Love of music kept Walter Trout going despite serious illness

Four years ago, blues musician Walter Trout didn’t think he would ever tour again. The 66-year-old had been diagnosed with cirrhosis of the liver. Determined to carry with his passion, he continued to tour until he was told he needed a liver transplant within 90 days.


Eminem turns his ire on Trump in freestyle rap

Eminem has hit out at Donald Trump with a freestyle rap at an awards ceremony.

ITVs The Voice Kids

Lancashire singers wanted for ITV’s The Voice Kids

The Voice Kids is returning to our screens in 2018 and ITV are looking for super talented young north west singers who have what it takes.

American singer-songwriter Beth Hart

Blues star to headline at Opera House

American singer-songwriter Beth Hart has announced a UK tour and comes to Blackpool in the spring.
Viva Blackpool

Concert thanks for Abba’s music

Fans of the Seventies superstars Abba will be saying Thank You For The Music at a concert paying tribute to the band later this month.

Joe Brown plays at Blackpool Grand Theatre as part of his 70-date tour

Joe shows no sign of wanting to slow

Joe Brown is a one-off, no question about it.

Money For Nothing will be playing Preston Guild Hall later this month

Next best thing to the guitar legends

Dire Straits may not have played together live for a long time, but the next best thing is coming to Preston later this month.

The Australian Pink Floyd  probably better than we were said  Floyds Nick Mason

Wizards of Oz have Floyd down to a tee

They have sold more than four million concert tickets worldwide and have played in more than 35 countries in a career of 29 years, writes MARTIN HUTCHINSON.

Will Young as Emcee in Cabaret

Audiences welcomed to the cabaret as UK tour of hit show lands in resort

Audiences are being invited to ‘come to the Cabaret’ with Blackpool Opera House’s latest musical theatre offering.

Steve Steinman

Get your teeth into Steve’s tribute to Meatloaf show

Steve Steinman’s The Meatloaf Story heads to Blackpool’s Grand Theatre on Saturday.

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