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ALBUM REVIEW: King of the Slums – ‘Artgod Dogs’

'I was surprised, I reeled in wonderment, and frankly shed a tear at the sheer brilliance of the songs on this album, it’s that good.'
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THERE’S A WHOLE WORLD OUT THERE – BAND FEATURE teepee

This ‘There’s a whole world out there’ features a band from Prague – teepee. I came across this band when attempting to listen to...
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SINGLE REVIEW: Reardon Love – ‘Sweet Brandon Teena (Respond To Me)’

The first time I listened to Reardon Love’s ‘Sweet Brandon Teena’ I wasn’t that sure, however thankfully I gave it another chance and it...

GIG NEWS: Everly Pregnant Brothers 10th Anniversary Special at Fibbers York...

Ten years is a long run for any band these days, especially in an age of throw away culture, it can be hard for...

GIG NEWS: Everly Pregnant Brothers 10th Anniversary Special at Fibbers York...

Ten years is a long run for any band these days, especially in an age of throw away culture, it can be hard for...
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TOUR NEWS: Through the Seasons: A Year in Morris and Folk...

The brainchild of brilliant musician Will Pound, one of the finest harmonica players of his generation, Through The Seasons is a celebration of the...

EP REVIEW: Moi_6 – ‘Music Made on a Cash Register’

While on the face of it Moi_6’s EP may not appear to my sort of thing, unless that is you’ve been keeping up with...

SINGLE REVIEW: Everyday People – ‘King Of Soul’

'If you’re not hip to Everyday People, now is the time to get hip. What they do is way way cool. It’s a cool and groovy thing'

LIVE REVIEW: A Brahms Celebration: Todmorden Choral Society and Todmorden Orchestra...

This Brahms tribute included several songs, whose varying moods were well conveyed by the choir. “O süsser Mai” describes being unable to enjoy the...

LIVE REVIEW: Todmorden Community Brass: 18th Anniversary Concert – Central Methodist...

The band nearly took the roof off with an opening number of James Bond themes. Under conductor Dee Ashworth, the band continued with various...

FESTIVAL NEWS: Long Division 2019 announce more artists and events

We Are Scientists confirmed for Long Division. Peter Hook & The Light, Asian Dub Foundation & more. 29th May – 2nd JUNE 2019, VENUES ACROSS WAKEFIELD Wakefield’s...

FESTIVAL NEWS: EU funded “avant-garde Eurovision” event EuroNoize announced for May...

Featuring performances from artists such as Winnie Puhh, Asian Women on the Telephone, Mauraudeur, Felix Cubin, Sissy + more - 23rd May 2019 -...

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LSF Statement: Hope & Glory Festival

We've had some queries from our readers asking whether, because we published news pieces about Hope & Glory, we have any formal connection to,...

LSF is now all about Yorkshire

We are now all about Yorkshire. Our service is now for people living in Yorkshire and about music from and played in Yorkshire. We'll be continuing to post news of gigs and concerts in places that people living in Yorkshire can travel to.

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