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Choirs join musical exchange

West Yorkshire chamber choir The Hepton Singers, directed by Alison West, will present ‘Kilts and Clogs’, a concert of Scottish and English song, at Heptonstall Parish Church on Saturday, April 29 at 7.30pm.

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Everybody
needs somebody

Everybody needs somebody

Overflowing with heart and soul, an award-winning spectacular The Chicago Blues Brothers, honouring the cult classic, The Blues Brothers arrives at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax on Friday May 12, 7:30pm (tickets 01422 351158).

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Kathleen’s cornet marks band debut

Kathleen’s cornet marks band debut

Brighouse & Rastrick Band will be tuning up for their forthcoming appearance in the European Championships and introducing their first female principal cornet player on Tuesday evening.

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Traditional songs in a unique style

Traditional songs in a unique style

Ryburn 3 Step welcomes Northern Irish singer Rosie Stewart to its latest concert. With a style that is entirely her own, she picks and chooses her repertoire from songs that might be 20 or 200 years old.

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All Soul’s say ‘Hello Dolly!’ in iconic show

All Soul’s say ‘Hello Dolly!’ in iconic show

‘Hello Dolly!’, the energetic and big-hearted musical about matchmaker Dolly Levi, will be presented by All Soul’s Amateur Operatic Society at Halifax Playhouse.

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Depicting the life of a genius

Depicting the life of a genius

Actors’ Workshop Youth Theatre’s first production of 2017 is Peter Shaffer’s story of the life and death of arguably the greatest composer ever, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

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Festival welcomes host of top talent

Festival welcomes host of top talent

Hebden Bridge Piano Festival returns this weekend with a feast of wonderful music.

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Like
minded

Like minded

Hebden Bridge rockers The Tiny Minds release their first single ‘Jealous Sea’ on Dance to the Radio EP this Friday - launching a hugely busy period for them.

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While She Sleeps

PREVIEW: While She Sleeps wake up fans with Yorkshire homecoming gigs and album You Are We

Sheffield post-hardcore band While She Sleeps are planning to wake up a whole new army of fans with a 60 date world tour to plug new third album, You Are We.

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"I will be singing my songs the way that I intended them to be - I'll put everything into it," says Rory Graham. Photo: Dean Chalkley for Sony Records.

AUDIO EXCLUSIVE: I'm only Human but I'll put everything into Live At Leeds, vows Rag 'n' Bone Man

Rag 'n' Bone Man stands head and shoulders above the rest as Britain's biggest new music star - but that's more to do with his voice than his looks.
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VIDEO: Rock superstars Queen and Adam Lambert to rock UK

Rock superstars Queen with frontman Adam Lambert will rock the UK with dates including Leeds and Sheffield Arenas, it was announced today.
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Underground and un:disclosed ...

Underground and un:disclosed ...

Halifax is about to get a taste of quality house and techno courtesy of a brand new clubnight... un:disclosed.

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Turning
Japanese

Turning Japanese

Doghouse organisers have a busy spell coming up with two gigs in a week at a new venue.

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Anything goes for the operatic team

Anything goes for the operatic team

The SS America is sailing between New York and England with a comical and colourful array of passengers.

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SHEAFS on stage. Photo: Lewis Evans.

PREVIEW: SHEAFS launch single with sold out homecoming at Sheffield's Rocking Chair

Rising indie stars SHEAFS are heading home to Sheffield this weekend to launch their new single and they’ve promised an explosive set for their South Yorkshire fans.
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VIDEO: Shot At Discovery for Sheffield's Velcro Teddy Bears

If you go down to Islington O2 Academy on April 27 you're in for a big surprise...Sheffield's own The Velcro Teddy Bears and fans will be gathered there for a certain shot at the big time.
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WATCH: Singing plumber's tribute to the Tour de Yorkshire

WATCH: Singing plumber's tribute to the Tour de Yorkshire

A musician has released his latest comic video celebrating the arrival of the Tour de Yorkshire.

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Take it
easy

Take it easy

Motel California - one of the most respected Eagles tribute bands - are coming to rock Halifax Playhouse on Sunday, May 7 (7.300pm).

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Mercury rising with brilliant Queen tribute

Mercury rising with brilliant Queen tribute

With over 15 years touring experience, Mercury is now established as one of the world’s most authentic tributes to Freddie Mercury and Queen.

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Piano festival aims to create animal magic

Piano festival aims to create animal magic

Hebden Bridge Piano Festival is nearly here - and as usual the line-up includes lots of events which are suitable for children and families.

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