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They‘ll be holding their heads up high at Crazy 8

Here’s a massive treat for live music fans as John Verity brings his band to the Golden Lion in Todmorden on January 27 (8pm).

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Solo spot for rising star

Solo spot for rising star

The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra returns to Leeds Town Hall this month and will be joined by rising star pianist Teo Gheorghiu.

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Join forces

Join forces

Scottish band Southern Tenant Folk Union released their seventh album Join Forces in September last year and are now on the road promoting it arriving at Hebden Bridge Trades Club on February 8.

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Forty years of Floral tributes

Forty years of Floral tributes

Forty years on who would have thought that Derek Broadbent’s arrangement of a certain Cornish folk song would still be so popular!

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Oliver is ready to play to a full house of ... 18!

Oliver is ready to play to a full house of ... 18!

Small is beautiful when it comes to music concerts at the Grayston Unity pub - as emerging singer-songwriter Oliver Pinder will soon find out.

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Record week and a host of great music

Record week and a host of great music

A record number of venues is taking part in this year’s Independent Venues Week - the music industry’s nod of thanks to small venues that have often give musicians their first breaks.

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Classic cinema and now a top musical

Classic cinema and now a top musical

Southgate Drama and Social Group present a Yorkshire premiere of “Big- The Musical” (Jan 18-21, 7.15pm plus 2.15pm matinee on Jan 21).

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Grayston Unity, the new craft ale bar, by the town hall, Wesley Court, Halifax

Smallest venue that makes sweet music for audiences of just 18 ...

Small is definitely beautiful when it comes to music concerts at the Grayston Unity pub.

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Top gigs signed for Independent Week

Top gigs signed for Independent Week

Hebden Bridge Trades Club is backing Independent Venue Week 2017 with gigs from Sheffield Crooner Richard Hawley, American songwriter Cass McCombs, hotly tipped punk rockers Cabbage and the return of indie supergroup Moonlandingz.

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Fakers bring sound of Small Faces back to life

Fakers bring sound of Small Faces back to life

While fans of other great 60s bands had tributes to their heroes to see, to recreate the original live experience, The Small Faces went unrepresented until 2007.

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Fancy taking one of these two to the ball?

Fancy taking one of these two to the ball?

These two very Ugly Sisters have been trying on their costumes for Brighouse Theatre Productions’ family pantomime, Cinderella, which runs at Brighouse Civic Hall from January 19-22.

Theatre and Comedy
Argentinian rockers The Otherness hoping to win Excite and Entertain Leeds talent competition

VIDEO: Argentinian rockers The Otherness enter talent competition to Excite Leeds

Are you the next Kaiser Chiefs, Ernie Wise or Damien Hirst?

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Leeds hospital worker Carina Galsim aiming to prove she is just the tonic to win Excite and Entertain Leeds 2017 talent competition

VIDEO: Hospital theatre singer is 'Kim-tastic' tonic for our talent competition

Hospital worker Carina "Kim" Galsim - or 'Kim-tastic Funtastic' to her friends - wants to swap the operating theatre for a showbiz theatre.
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It's elementary! The Sherlocks are hitting the big time with record deal

South Yorkshire Radio 1 stars The Sherlocks sign record deal

South Yorkshire's Radio 1 stars The Sherlocks have signed a record deal - bringing news of a long awaited debut album even closer.
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Boxing Day homecoming for Sheffield-based DJ producer Sandy Turnbull.

PREVIEW: Boxing Day homecoming for Sheffield superstar DJ producer Sandy Turnbull

Sheffield superstar DJ producer Sandy Turnbull will have fans in a spin on Boxing Day - he is playing a special homecoming.
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Singer Cameron Lee is hoping to win our Excite and Entertain Leeds 2017 talent competition.

VIDEO: Can singer Cameron win our talent competition?

Move over Alfie Boe and Michael Ball - here comes singer Cameron Lee who believes he can win our Excite and Entertain Leeds 2017 talent competition.
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Top jazz man in Leeds

Top jazz man in Leeds

Bassist and composer Dave Manington is one of the mainstays of the London jazz scene, a founder member of the Loop Collective, and has played with many of the pre-eminent jazz musicians in the UK and Europe.

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Great shows for next year at the Vic

Great shows for next year at the Vic

The Victoria Theatre may have the answer for anyone looking for a very personal Christmas present following the launch of its January to April line-up of shows - which includes sport, music, comedy and variety.

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Ritz gig is plain sailing for Rod lookalike Garry

Ritz gig is plain sailing for Rod lookalike Garry

Garry Pease not only looks like but sounds his hero Rod Stewart.

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MP Jo Cox, who was murdered on June 16 this year.

More in common as Mick Jagger and bookies waive profits and Jo Cox single heads to No1

Sir Mick Jagger and bookmakers William Hill have declared the Jo Cox charity single, which is said to be on course to be the Christmas number one record, a no-profit zone.

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