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Collabro get festival off on the right note

Collabro: Lowther Pavilion

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Singer songwriter Harvey Brittain at last years Blackpool Jazz And Blues Festival.

No need for the blues with free festival sounds

Blackpool’s St Johns Square is to once more swing with the sounds of jazz and blues this weekend.

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Pop along to the Tower Ballroom for X Factor’s opera band’s show

Popera quartet G4 present their festive show in the historic surroundings of Blackpool Tower Ballroom.

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Stellar line-up for ninth Lytham Festival

The doors are now open on this year’s musical celebrations for Lytham Festival.

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Massive Wagons will play a secret gig in Preston

Rock band Massive Wagons talk about that mural in Lancaster and find out how you can get tickets for their secret gig in Preston

If you've been to Lancaster recently you may be wondering what that big mural is all about that has mysteriously appeared on the one-way system through the city?

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WATCH: School for Stage in Longridge, Lytham and Lancaster

When Kieren Spencer was growing up, he wished there was a drama school nearer to his hometown of Longridge.

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The Tailormade, from left, Aaron Murphy, Matt Pickersgill and Jack Frimston

Jack's the lad for band's return to festival stage

Another local act has been added to the bill at next week’s Lytham Festival celebrations.
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Jim Lea was one of the main musical forces behind 1970s glam rock giants Slade, with Dave Hill, Don Powell and frontman Noddy Holder

Slade legend Jim Lea talks Wolverhampton, losing touch with Noddy, and how his mum still thnks he needs a proper job

Legendary Slade bass player, violinist and co-writer Jim Lea very rarely gives interviews, so MALCOLM WYATT was exceptionally star-struck to be granted an audience with one of his 1970s’ music heroes

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ABBA Mania opens at the Grand Theatre, Blackpool, for the summer season, on Tuesday

Gimme! Gimme! Gimme a tribute to pop legends ABBA

The Grand Theatre is set for a Super Trouper summer as the West End’s original ABBA tribute show ABBA Mania comes to town.

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Nick Bold

Pedigree band in debut at Port club

Three-piece Manchester band Nick Bold and The Raging Sea make their Fleetwood debut at the Steamer on Friday.

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A scene from Kinky Boots, which is coming to the Opera House on its UK tour

Kinky Boots UK tour comes to Blackpool Opera House

A new tour of hit West End show Kinky Boots is strutting its way to Blackpool in 2019.

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Rae Morris performs live on stage at the Lowther Pavilion to launch the Lytham Festival.

Blackpool-inspired single features on Love Island soundtrack

A Rae Morris song inspired by Blackpool has been included on a soundtrack to TV reality show Love Island.

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Peter Rabbit at Blackpool Children Party on the Prom

Little ones party in the Prom sunshine

PARTY ON THE PROM: BLACKPOOL FESTIVAL Tower Festival Headland

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Atmospherics come to the Waterloo

Bands ready to make a noise at hometown gigs

There’s a double hit of local bands headlining - and making comebacks with some new sounds - at the Waterloo Music Bar this weekend.

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Catch Kissy Sell out in the Sanction Big Top

Catch up with three DJs performing at Preston's S2S In the Park Festival

Forget heading out to Creamfields this year, for Preston is staging it's very own dance music festival on the city's Moor Park.
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Mariah Carey was due to headline this year's Livewire Festival

How to get your Livewire Festival ticket refund

Blackpool's Livewire Festival 2018 has been 'postponed'.

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Mariah Carey was due to headline this year's Livewire Festival

Livewire Festival with Mariah Carey headline show 'postponed'

Blackpool's blockbuster music festival Livewire has been postponed for 2019
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We're all humming Three Lions, but do we really know the lyrics?

Everyone may ‘seem to know the score’ and ‘seen it all before’ but do they know all the lyrics?

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The Mersey Beatles will be perform tracks from the White Album when they appear at Lytham Festival

Beatles band is ready for a Revolution

The Mersey Beatles are ready to take music fans back in time to The Year Of Revolution when they appear at Lytham Festival.

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Nile Rodgers

Top music biz honour for star ahead of date

Chic star Nile Rodgers has received a music business honour ahead of his performance at the Lytham Festival.

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